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California Gov. Jerry Brown and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro announced partnerships Thursday to expand financing for energy efficiency and renewable energy in multifamily, affordable housing.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Youkyung Lee Associated Press | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Youkyung Lee Associated Press | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Slower growth in Google's search advertising led the Internet giant to miss Wall Street's revenue expectations for its fourth quarter.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Health care experts say the showdowns will continue because of two trends: hospital consolidations and Medicare and Medicaid payment rates consuming a larger share of hospital revenue.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Downtown College Prep high school will stay at its campus on The Alameda for one more year, but San Jose Unified schools trustees decided the charter school will move to a site near San Jose High in 2016-17. Despite impassioned pleas from DCP students...
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The “Star Wars” creator says movie industry these days is more circus than substance.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Martin Monroe, 52, of Oakland, was arrested on suspicion of commercial burglary and for allegedly committing a felony while released on bail in connection to three separate commercial burglaries on Jan. 5
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Natalie Neysa Alund Bay Area News Group | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Jahangir Mohammed founded cloud-based software company Jasper after a experiencing car problems on a fishing trip to Lake Tahoe. Now he helps industries take their products into the cloud and the Internet of Things.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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PG&E on Friday provided to state regulators copies of 65,000 emails dating back nearly five years to early 2010, the latest twist in the aftermath of a fatal explosion of natural gas in San Bruno.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Puppy and Kitten Bowls offer adorable alternatives to the big game
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Comedic legend taped 'Celebrity Apprentice’ episode in April.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Serra High grad Tom Brady hasn't forgotten his roots, just like the school's many other famous Peninsula-spawned all-stars.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Investors seem to be craving burgers and crinkle-cut fries. Shares of Shake Shack, a burger chain that started as a New York City hot dog cart, more than doubled in their stock market debut Friday.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Joseph Pisani Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from the Wing Bowl eating contest Friday after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Oakland A's outfielder Coco Crisp survives general manager Billy Beane's offseason roster purge -- again.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut panel developing a report on the Newtown massacre debated Friday whether the victims counted in the dedication should include the shooter's mother, a woman who has been faulted for contributing to the tragedy by...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Michael Melia Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Daly City police have released a sketch of a man believed to have offered an underage girl $800 for sex in December and are asking for the public's assistance in identifying him.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, January 30, 2015
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A school resource officer in Hercules detained a 9-year-old on Wednesday after the boy allegedly battered the officer by kicking him intentionally in the leg, police said Thursday.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Snow pack in the Sierra Nevada mountain range has decreased in the month of January, fueling concerns that California may have to endure a fourth consecutive year of drought, the Department of Water Resources announced Thursday.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Before starting as superintendent, Janice Adams was principal for seven years at Semple Elementary in Benicia, two years as a vice principal in Fairfield, and eight years as a teacher at since-closed Mills Elementary in Benicia.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Richard Freedman (Vallejo) Times-Herald | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Robbie Coltrane was flying to Potter convention when he got sick on airplane.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The authors of Silicon Valley Reads' three selections -- all personal stories about immigration -- are scheduled to appear Wednesday at the program's kickoff event in Campbell.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Photographers Frank Quirarte and Doug Acton have captured of the most jaw-slackening images ever captured at Mavericks, the famous surf break off Pillar Point. The close friends and collaborators will open their portfolios for a month with the return...
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The grant will be used to acquire an inflatable boat, which is about 15 feet long, motor powered and can hold up to 10 people. It will also fund some equipment for the safety of the personnel operating the boat.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Irma Widjojo (Vallejo) Times-Herald | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Kitayama Elementary School was locked down Friday morning while Union City police searched for a residental burglary suspect.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Natalie Neysa Alund Bay Area News Group | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Multiple mountain lion sightings reported in downtown Santa Cruz early Friday, but the big cat was not immediately found, authorities said.
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A delegation from the Bay Area is in Arizona for the Super Bowl this week learning all they can in preparation for hosting the big game themselves at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara next year.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Sutter Health and Blue Shield of California on Friday announced that they have agreed to a new two-year contract, preserving patient access to the doctors and hospitals for its Blue Shield customers.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The actor and comedian will appear on "SNL s 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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It was 75 years ago, Jan. 29, 1940, that "eleven thousand University of California students jammed the gymnasium on the Berkeley campus" to hear about a recent report on problems in the Pacific Coast Conference with recruiting violations and improper...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Steven FinacomBerkeley Historical Society | Friday, January 30, 2015
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It's just a forecast, and for only one of 10 industry groups in the stock market. Yet it has almost singlehandedly turned what had been a promising earnings season into a grim one.
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Chevron said Friday its net income and revenue dropped in the fourth-quarter as oil and gas prices slumped, and the San Ramon company said it plans significant cuts in spending in 2015.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Amazon's fourth-quarter earnings roundly beat analyst expectations, sending the Seattle e-commerce giant's stock soaring 11 percent in premarket trading Friday.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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E-commerce giant Alibaba has pledged to do more to stop sales of counterfeit goods following a public dispute with a Chinese regulator that accused it of failing to protect consumers.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The U.S. economy slowed in the final three months of 2014, but a burst in consumer spending and the prospect of continued low energy prices are bolstering confidence that growth will strengthen this year.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Martin Crutsinger Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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An investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management has completed its approximately $8 billion acquisition of supermarket chain Safeway.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Google has turned into a stock market laggard as the shift to mobile devices has lowered the Internet search leader's digital ad prices and the company's expensive investments in far-out technology has trimmed its profit margins.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Michael Liedtke Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Quiz: What lead to Suge Knight's murder arrest?
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Mercury News | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Princess Elena of Avalor will debut on "Sofia the First.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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"Minecraft." You may have heard of it. With 60 million copies sold across all platforms, your child has likely played the video gameor will hear about it as soon as she makes it to school age.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Store in downtown Martinez also recently closed
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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A rare Ecuadorean chocolate has us mulling equivalencies: You could buy a 1.8 ounce bar of this, or take five Valentine's Day chocolate tours in San Francisco.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, January 30, 2015
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No arrests have been made yet in the case of the man shot after leaving a store in Oakland's Adams Point area.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Harry Harris Oakland Tribune | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Hot, crowded cars, dirty seats and carpets, top the list of complaints in new BART passenger survey released Thursday
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney says he wants to give other Republicans a chance to run for president in 2016.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Steve Peoples Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Rita Jeptoo, a three-time winner of the Boston Marathon and two-time Chicago Marathon champion, was handed a two-year doping ban Friday in a case that has cast a shadow over Kenya's famed distance runners
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Police are looking for a man who reportedly attacked and tried to sexually assault a female student who quickly fought him off at De Anza College on Wednesday evening.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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FREMONT -- A one-alarm fire displaced seven people, including three children, early Friday at an apartment building and caused about $400,000 in damage, fire officials said.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, January 30, 2015
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A lawyer for Marion 'Suge' Knight says the Death Row Records founder was at the wheel of a car that struck two men, killing one, in a Los Angeles suburb.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, January 30, 2015
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