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If you're vegetables aren't growing or producing this year, the garden may be suffering from herbicidal carryover.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Patrice Hanlon, Correspondent | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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A dual Swiss and U.S. citizen will not be recrossing the Atlantic for the foreseeable future after he was indicted in an alleged gold and diamond exporting scam the FBI says swindled scores of retired and elderly investors -- many from Santa Clara County...
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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After abruptly closing last November, Oakland's Grand Fare Market officially reopened Wednesday, remodeled, enlivened and with a new menu. The 4,500-square-foot coffee shop, deli and bistro at 3265 Grand Ave., up the street from the Grand Lake Theatre,...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Laura Casey, Correspondent | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Alameda County is poised to restart the process of selecting a company to provide health care services for its inmates. In a letter issued Tuesday, County Auditor-Controller Steve Manning sided with an appeal by Corizon Health and asked the county to...
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Farmers grow a limited variety of produce, but you can expand your garden and your diet by growing from seeds and seedlings.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Kristen Stewart, previously linked to her 'Twilight' co-star Robert Pattinson, said she's more comfortable being public about her romantic life now that she's dating a woman.
From: Inside Bay Area | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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A suspect who unleashed street closures, business evacuations and a bomb squad operation on downtown San Rafael was released after pleading Pokemon Go.
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Need more storage space on your iPhone? Here's an app that helps you move your photos to third-party cloud servers so you can free up space on your device.
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At first glance, Legoland is either for small kids, or deeply serious Lego junkies of all ages. But there are delightful surprises to discover, from Star Wars sets to San Francisco sea lions -- and some very splashy rides.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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PrettyFamous, an entertainment research site powered by Graphiq, found the most famous band formed each year since 1951.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Alison O'Brien, Graphiq | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Battered by a deep slump in worldwide oil prices, Chevron posted its third straight quarterly loss, a setback that shoved the company's shares lower on Friday
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dashing expectations for a robust rebound after a tough winter.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | Friday, July 29, 2016
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The creators of 'Pokemon Go' say they're working to remove real-world locations that don't wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Derrik J. Lang, Associated Press | Friday, July 29, 2016
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The wages and benefits paid to U.S. civilian workers rose at a steady pace in the second quarter compared to the first three months of the year, as income growth showed signs of slight acceleration.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Josh Boak, Associated Press | Friday, July 29, 2016
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PrettyFamous, an entertainment research site powered by Graphiq, found the most famous band formed each year since 1951.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Alison O'Brien, Graphiq | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Former Athenian School student Safar Shakeyev was found dead in Kazakhstan Thursday morning and had been reported missing by his world-famous composer father Yerkesh Shakeyev two weeks ago
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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The Sunnyvale Public Library's revamped Family Nights series is drawing big Wednesday night crowds this summer with hundreds of residents coming to Washington Park to see clowns, ventriloquists storytelling, magic and more.
From: San Jose Mercury News | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Former Emeryville police Officer Ron Roy Choss, serving 75 years for sexually abusing his son and stepdaughter in Livermore, asks his parole be denied after learning his son committed suicide 14 years ago.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Keith Urban highlights new album at Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Country music rising star Brett Eldredge delivers mediocre set at Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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A 31-year-old Pacifica man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of numerous sex crimes, some of which allegedly involved underage boys and the use of so-called 'date rape' drugs.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Giants lineup may be close to getting back to full strength as Panik returns and Pence is close.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Police were investigating a homicide late Thursday near Willow and First streets, just south of downtown San Jose.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Arsenal players impressed with the enthusiasm at Avaya Stadium
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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The Cubs did just enough against the White Sox ace in his six innings and rode their own pitching to a 3-1 victory Thursday night.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Hillary Clinton on Thursday night accepted the Democratic presidential nomination and asked Americans to reject the 'bigotry and the bombast' of Donald Trump in favor of a vision of an America in which 'children can dream, families are strong, communities...
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With MLB's trade deadline approaching, the Oakland Athletics are looking for great deals if they are to trade Sonny Gray, Josh Reddick or Rich Hill.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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For almost a week now, the Soberanes fire has been creeping closer and closer to San Clemente Rancho, a 2,600-acre private vacation enclave. But the Dormody family's link to this land is fireproof, forged over decades of love, toil and trouble.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Hillary Clinton said the nation is at a 'moment of reckoning' and belittled Republican Donald Trump's claim that he alone can solve the nation's problems, warning that the boast should ring alarm bells for every voter.
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Two East Palo Alto residents and a San Jose woman have been arrested in connection with a home-invasion robbery reported Wednesday in the North Whisman area, according to police.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Walker fires a 5-under 65 to take the lead in a major for the first time in his career
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Cal’s David Torrence played a small role in helping bust his former coach for possession of performance-enhancing drugs after he trained with elite African runners in 2014.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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A last-minute goal from Chuba Akpom sealed the victory for Arsenal in an entertaining MLS All-Star game at Avaya Stadium.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Martin Gallegos, Correspondent | Friday, July 29, 2016
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A coalition of community organizations stormed the Port of Oakland commissioners' meeting Thursday to demand local hiring and living wage provisions to be included in an agreement to develop a proposed logistics center at the former Oakland Army Base....
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Several police agencies are searching a stretch of streets in the city's north end for an armed robbery suspect who fled from an officer Thursday afternoon.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Punter Marquette King strolled into camp on Thursday rocking a full-face green Power Rangers mask, causing Khalil Mack to bust out the Snapchat.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Lake Tahoe's water temperature last year hit the warmest level ever recorded, the latest evidence yet that climate change is altering California's iconic Sierra Nevada landmark.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Bob Ladouceur, who coached Michael Parros at Concord's De La Salle High School, said the young man's interest in West Point 'made perfect sense'
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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August is the cruelest month for reporters because hardly anything ever happens, so there's not much to write about.But is that really true? A quick glance at "Chase's Annual Events" shows lots of things going on next month, if you know where to look...
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Martin Snapp, Columnist | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Former De La Salle High School quarterback Michael Parros, 21, died during his first day of U.S. Army Ranger training in Fort Benning, Georgia.
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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While no one is suggesting the council is the solution to the problems that have surfaced since mentally ill inmate Michael Tyree was beaten to death 11 months ago -- allegedly by three correctional officers now facing murder charges -- experts view...
From: Inside Bay Area | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Former Athenian School student Safar Shakeyev was found dead in Kazakhstan Thursday morning and had been reported missing by his world-famous composer father Yerkesh Shakeyev two weeks ago
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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Officers are working to identify a suspect in an attempted kidnapping thwarted by a good Samaritan Thursday morning, police said.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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The scientific community has confirmed that a mysterious light that dashed across the western sky Wednesday was a Chinese rocket re-entering earth's atmosphere.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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The Pleasanton school board is set to vote at a special meeting on a $270 million bond measure.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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Readers share pictures from their gardens and travels.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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Tesla expects its new $5 billion Gigafactory to lower battery prices by nearly one-third and form the foundation for its transportation and energy aspirations.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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After permanently banning professional agitator and conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos, Twitter can go further to make its platform a place for true civil discourse.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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We offer up some programming alternatives, in case you want to tune out the final night of the Democratic Convention.
From: Inside Bay Area | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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A fifth suspect is being sought in the July 9 killing in East Oakland.
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