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Felix Doubront will report to the A's; he has started and pitched out of the bullpen during his five-year career with Red Sox, Cubs and Blue Jays.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his physician wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby. The co-founder of the world's largest social network used a Facebook post Friday to announce that Chan is pregnant with a healthy baby daughter.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By BRANDON BAILEY Associated Press | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Two months after Santa Clara County officials gave the go-ahead to $7 million in relief for financially struggling ambulance company Rural/Metro, the company on Thursday announced it is seeking to merge Envision Healthcare, a subsidiary of American Medical...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Next year, you won't have to worry about missing the buzziest commercials of the Super Bowl if you can't get to a TV.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By RYAN NAKASHIMA Associated Press | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Nearly 70 percent of California's previously uninsured adults have gained health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act -- and most of them say their health care needs are being met, according to the latest survey of the Kaiser Family Foundation....
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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49ers quarterback showing better touch, deception, say safeties Reid and Bethea
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Linebacker had been on PUP list while recovering from offseason hip surgery
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The harrowing tragedy that recently befell 8-year-old Madyson 'Maddy' Middleton is extremely unlikely -- statistically. But probability is no comfort to parents carrying memories of Newtown and Columbine. Maddy's killing has thrown parents and children...
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GoPro CEO Nick Woodman earned $77.4 million in compensation, making him the best-paid CEO in the Bay Area, according to What the Boss Makes, the annual Equilar Silicon Valley CEO Pay Study conducted for the Bay Area News Group.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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U.S. Olympic leaders have started contacting Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington about the possibility of bidding for the 2024 Games and believe the demise of Boston's candidacy will be 'ancient history' by the time the host city is selected in...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Wildly popular drama launches final season on Jan. 3.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The 38 teens who graduated from the San Jose Police Department's inaugural Youth Leadership Academy Saturday all have one thing in common: They want to become leaders.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey takes on Brazilian fighter Bethe Correia tonight in Rio de Janeiro at UFC 190 with her undefeated record on the line.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Pueng VongsBay Area News Group | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The entire third floor of a 7,000-square-foot house was reduced to ash and rubble by a three-alarm fire that injured a firefighter early Saturday, topping a morning of major calls that included another house fire and a car rescue, according to the San...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a> </p | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Bobbi Kristina Brown, who died in hospice care July 26 at the age of 22, is being remembered at a private funeral at St. James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta, just north of Atlanta.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Jonathan Landrum Jr.Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Family members of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed in a private jet crash in southern England, the Saudi ambassador to Britain said.
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Officers exchanged fire with a suspect during an overnight pursuit that began downtown and ended with an officer firing again at the suspect allegedly trying to run him down in a carjacked vehicle in South San Jose.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a> </p | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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First 'Ghost Protocol,' and now 'Rogue Nation' show that the series has finally found the elusive balance of brains and brawn.
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Former Rep. Ellen Tauscher names a Republican co-chair for her effort to urge more states to adopt citizen redistricting commissions; also, Rep. Jackie Speier wants to lift the ban on sending booze through the U.S. Postal Service.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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San Jose clinches home field for at least the first two rounds of the AFL playoffs
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Matt SchwabCorrespondent | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Wilmer Flores gives Mets walk-off win over Nationals
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Ace gives up two home runs in 6-3 loss at Texas
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Graveman has strong outing, but Cleveland's Salazar dominates and Bourn doubles home winning run in ninth
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Quarterback signs four-year extension through 2019 season
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Chinese capital edges Almaty, Kazakhstan, in close vote to host 2022 Winter Games
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Running back LaVance Taylor tweets highlight reel link to Kansas City Chiefs, gets contract
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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New York lands much-needed big bat in deadline deal with Tigers
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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At Big Ten media day, a fun-loving Jim Harbaugh talks Mike Ditka and Woody Hayes
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Tiger Woods three shots out of lead after second round of the Quicken Loans National
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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New Blue Jays ace David Price goes to Twitter after flat tire delays his Toronto arrival
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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San Jose Earthquakes players to wear special jerseys with season ticket holders' pictures
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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When the Internet collectively sets out to get somebody, its search algorithms don't always discriminate. On Twitter, anyone with the same name as the dentist demonized for killing Cecil the lion -- Walter Palmer -- was fair game for furious derision...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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With Paolo's closing, the San Jose community is losing a go-to spot for special occasions and community celebrations.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Producer says the show won't reveal what caused the zombie outbreak.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Former 49ers receiver 'just easy to throw to,' says quarterback Carr
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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When the Internet collectively sets out to get somebody, its search algorithms don't always discriminate. On Twitter, anyone with the same name as the dentist demonized for killing Cecil the lion was fair game for furious derision and death threats.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Hot weather means it's high season for sandy excursions, and an onslaught of beach-bound motorists has frustrated Los Gatos residents and town officials with their attempts to use tony downtown streets as a shortcut to fun in the sun.
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New software much easier, more satisfying to use for those on traditional keyboard-and-mouse PCs.
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Grumpy investors have been sending messages of frugality not just to San Francisco-based McKesson, one of America's oldest companies, but to maturing tech companies such as Oracle, Salesforce and Yahoo.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Michael Kimbal1 has been charged with molesting four girls ages 5 to 13.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Lynn Anderson, whose strong, husky voice carried her to the top of the charts with '(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden,' has died. She was 67.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The semiconductor industry has been beaten and battered by consolidation, price-cutting and competition from Asia, but Ray Zinn steered Micrel through the storm, finally relinquishing the captain's seat this spring.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 31, 2015
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NaVorro Bowman is a year and a half removed from knee surgery, and the San Francisco 49ers' star linebacker is ready to put on pads and start hitting.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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NHRA Funny Car driver/cattle rancher Matt Hagan trying to repeat as champion.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Gilbert and Sullivan fans have a treat this coming weekend as the Lamplighters Music Theatre brings its production of "H.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Sally HogartyColumnist | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Today: Apple will update its set-top box soon, according to a Buzzfeed report, but its long-rumored streaming TV service is still likely months away from launching. Also, social media stocks take a beating, and Netflix and Pandora show some Friday pop....
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The Mets acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit on Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Bobbi Kristina Brown's boyfriend sends email asking for permission to attend her funeral, as the Brown and Houston families reportedly fight over how to lay the daughter of Whitney Houston to rest.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The stritch -- a straight alto sax belonging to Rashaan Roland Kirk -- will be played in public for the first time since the musician's 1977 death at next week's Rahsaanathon celebration.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 31, 2015
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A man who died in police custody in San Francisco's Marina District this morning after allegedly fleeing a crash was being sought in connection with a brutal attack on a 96-year-old man in the Graton area of Sonoma County, according to the Sonoma County...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, July 31, 2015
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