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Former New York mayor is spending $200,000 on TV campaign ad blitz and will pitch spot during World Series
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Tom Lochner Contra Costa Times | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Google is accelerating a real estate deal spree, spending $585 million to buy more than half of a Silicon Valley office park and agreeing to lease an entire campus in development to make space for its growing workforce.
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'Hardy' cyclamens differ from the florists' varieties not only in their diminutive leaves and flowers but also in their ability to live outdoors year round, even in places where temperatures drop below freezing.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lee ReichAssociated Press | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Five real estate investors accused of rigging bids at foreclosure auctions in San Francisco and San Mateo County have been indicted in federal court in San Francisco, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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An equipment problem caused major delays on BART in the East Bay on Saturday morning, the transit agency reported.
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Larry O'Dell and Heidi Brown Associated Press | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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The De La Salle High football team beat Foothill 56-21; The Spartans were led by Andrew Hernandez, who had 180 yards and three touchdowns
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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A suspect was arrested after two Northern California sheriff's deputies were killed during a series of shootings that spanned about six hours and 30 miles across two Northern California counties. A third deputy and a bystander were also shot during the...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Don ThompsonAssociated Press | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Joan Quigley, the astrologer who helped determine President Ronald Reagan's schedule and claimed to have convinced him to soften his stance toward the Soviet Union, has died at the age of 87.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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He was also facing problems, writing of some unspecified troubles on his Twitter feed: "It breaks me."
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The California Highway Patrol officer accused of stealing nude photos of a DUI suspect from her phone while she was in custody told investigators the secretive practice has been going on for years in the CHP, stretching from its Los Angeles office to...
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Los Gatos romps; Valley Christian wins in 2 OTs
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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These Royals appear to be on the path to end a magical run with a World Series ring and need to be derailed -- if the Giants are to win their third title in five years. Bumgarner is the best bet to pull that off.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Marcus Thompson II Bay Area News Group | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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PIEDMONT -- Thanks to the contributions of Gabriel and Jacob Watson, the host Piedmont High football team added yet another dominant West Alameda County Conference victory to its impressive season, beating Mt.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By James Nelson Correspondent | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Cal scores 28 first-half points in 59-41 loss in the first college football game played at Santa Clara's Levi's Stadium
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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DANVILLE -- The host Wolves scored 34 consecutive points to run away with the homecoming victory over the Matadors (1-7, 0-4 EBAL).A week after catching two touchdowns, J.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Travis Summers Correspondent | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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PLEASANT HILL -- Senior night was special for the College Park High football team, which edged Northgate 40-37 on Friday at Diablo Valley College.The game featured two of Diablo Valley Athletic League's top playmakers in halfbacks David Jones of College...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Nick Norvell Correspondent | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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San Francisco Giants lose 3-2 to Kansas City Royals, who take 2-1 Series lead
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Klay Thompson scores 35 points as the Warriors conclude their exhibition season with a win against Denver.
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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San Francisco Giants lose 3-2 to Kansas City Royals, who take 2-1 Series lead
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Manager Bruce Bochy had considered bringing back ace Madison Bumgarner on three days' rest
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Alex Pavlovic and Carl Steward Staff writers | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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All lanes of northbound Highway 101 were shut down Friday night after a motorcyclist crashed at the Oakland Road offramp, according to the California Highway Patrol.
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Los Altos startup Beepi -- along with Carvana in Atlanta, Tred in Seattle and more traditional sites like Carlypso and eBay Motors -- is making it increasingly easy to buy, and sell, a used car online. Each company is slightly different, but fills the...
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Ten people were indicted on several charges surrounding an elaborate prostitution ring that spanned the Bay Area over the last decade, according to officials.
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Little League World Series U.S. champs Jackie Robinson West of Chicago headed to San Francisco for Game 3 between the Giants and Kansas City Royals
From: Inside Bay Area | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Follow the live action Friday in Game 3 of the World Series beginning at 5 p.m.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Despite a vote by the national Sierra Club's board to join forces with San Ramon for Open Government on a lawsuit to appeal the city's approval of the 740-unit Faria Project, the plaintiffs' attorney Stuart Flashman says that after evaluating the city's...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Joyce Tsai Contra Costa Times | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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City prepares to initiate litigation to prevent the sale of the historic building
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Judith Scherr For the Contra Costa Times | Friday, October 24, 2014
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A jury has convicted a homeless man of killing another transient man in a homeless encampment in Concord in 2012, according to prosecutors.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Here are exerpts from the string of text messages exchanged between CHP officers accused of sharing explicit photos of suspects.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Matthias GafniContra Costa Times | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Today: Pandora plummets as Apple plots its next move in consumer music, an industry that still hasn't settled on a solid digital distribution method. Also: Earnings create Wall Street chaos.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, October 24, 2014
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wo phone companies -- TerraCom and YourTel America -- unwittingly posted the Social Security numbers, driver's licenses and other sensitive data of up to 300,000 clients to the Internet, an investigation found, and federal regulators said Friday they...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Anne Flaherty Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Pandora Media declined the most in six months after the largest Internet radio service reported user growth slowed in the third quarter.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Lucas Shaw Bloomberg News | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Transportation officials are reviewing the "safety culture" of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls, a senior Obama administration official said Friday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been criticized by lawmakers and...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Joan Lowy Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Kmart is closing its store in San Leandro in December, the store's parent company confirmed Friday, in a blow to the East Bay's retail scene just ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Ford Motor, as part of its commitment to putting more lower-emission vehicles on the road, has done a deal with an Irvine-based electric bicycle company Pedego
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Charles Fleming Los Angeles Times | Friday, October 24, 2014
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An assailant fatally shot a Sacramento County, California, sheriff's deputy in the head and wounded a bystander, then carjacked two vehicles Friday morning before shooting two deputies in Placer County.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Three police officers rescued an unconscious woman from a burning car Thursday after it crashed into a tree.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Natalie Neysa Alund Bay Area News Group | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Amazon has long acted like an ideal customer on its own website: a freewheeling big spender with no worries about balancing a checkbook. Investors confident in founder and CEO Jeff Bezos' invest-and-expand strategy flooded into the stock as the company...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Mae Anderson Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors. Nine days ago, after a series of sharp sell-offs, the Standard & Poor's 500 index was down 7.4 percent from its September record as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified. Stocks have...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Steve Rothwell Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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In a visit to China, Apple CEO Tim Cook touted the country's importance to Apple. In addition to meeting the vice premier, he visited a Foxconn factory where the company's devices are assembled.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, October 24, 2014
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From a Central Coast dry riesling to a Russian River Valley pinot noir, we've got your Thanksgiving table covered with the perfect pairings.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The California Highway Patrol officer accused of stealing nude photos of a DUI suspect from her phone while she was in custody has told investigators that the secretive practice has been going on for years in the state law enforcement agency, stretching...
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WALNUT CREEK -- The first phase of the Walnut Creek BART Transit Village will not be retail stores or apartments, but rather a new five-level parking garage.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Elisabeth Nardi Contra Costa Times | Friday, October 24, 2014
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An assailant shot a Sacramento County, California, sheriff's deputy and a bystander, then carjacked two vehicles Friday morning before shooting two deputies in Placer County.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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PETA concerned about the boy band s "Steal My Girl clip and the company providing animals for it.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Coach Todd McLellan and players say they appreciated moment of silence and 'O Canada' before game
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, October 24, 2014
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A Google executive has broken the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert after taking a leap from the edge of space.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Denarius Moore’s time came and went. Andre Holmes now is in the midst of getting his shot to show what he can do in a starring role as a wide receiver in the Raiders offense. Meanwhile, Brice Butler is making… Continue Reading →...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Steve Corkran | Friday, October 24, 2014
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