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Police link him to 12 daytime heists, credit card fraud
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Milpitas Post Staff | Friday, April 17, 2015
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The letter carrier who caused a full-scale security review in Washington when he violated national airspace by landing his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill expressed frustration Sunday that his message wasn't getting through.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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New Orleans Pelicans point guard Tyreke Evans is questionable for Game 2 against the Warriors after an MRI exams shows a deep bruise in his left knee
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Antonio GonzalezAssociated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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One Giants fan did not need a mitt to snag a baseball souvenir - just his beer cup. Here's how it went down: Sometime during the 7th inning of the Giants-Diamondbacks game Saturday night, Angel Pagan hit a foul ball into the Giants dugout.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Pueng Vongs, Bay Area News Group | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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The production directed by Brad Dalton favors the lighter elements of the classic opera, which plays through May 3 at the California Theatre in San Jose.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Georgia RoweCorrespondent | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Serena Williams struggles to win in singles, then she and Alison Riske lose the decisive doubles match to Italy in the Fed Cup
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Andrew DampfAssociated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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BOSTON -- Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the information never appeared on the program.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Dungey, who clinched the AMA Supercross 450 SX season championship last week, resumed his dominant season with a 5.738-second victory over Eli Tomac in the 450 SX main event Saturday night at Levi's Stadium.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Benches empty after Oakland A's third baseman Brett Lawrie is hit by a pitch from Kansas City Royals starter Yordano Ventura, who is ejected in the fourth inning.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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The Golden State Warriors feel the burden that comes with being the top seed in the NBA playoffs in their close Game 1 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
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Giants cherish receiving their third World Series rings in five years during a pre-game ceremony Saturday
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Troy Merritt shot a 2-under 69 to take a three-stroke lead over defending champion Matt Kuchar and two others. Jim Furyk, No. 10 in the world, was four shots behind, with Masters champ Jordan Spieth another stroke back and eager to win another jacket...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Chris Heston goes a strong 72/3 innings as the Giants beat the D'backs, snapping an eight-game losing streak.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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The Stanford baseball team clinched its second straight Pac-12 series with an 8-1 win over Utah at Sunken Diamond on Saturday.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Pete Rose is getting back in baseball as a television analyst while he awaits a ruling on his reinstatement request.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Stephen Curry is more than a 3-point shooter, and so are his Golden State Warriors.
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It was a cute-if-corny slogan, but former San Jose council candidate Lan Diep thinks that telling people he's the 'last candidate on the ballot, but first one in your hearts' may have cost him a spot in the June runoff election.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By the Mercury News | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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It's time to end the suspense. Not that you were precisely on the edge of your seat. There are, after all, more pressing issues, like how long your next shower will be, or the Warriors' chances of going all the way in the playoffs.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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The two-hour Cal Spring Football Experience at Memorial Stadium is attended by about 1,000 fans and included just 52 snaps in full 11-on-11 tackle mode.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Former Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson, working Game 1 for ABC, doesn't make an MVP endorsement, but backs successor Steve Kerr for Coach of the Year.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The Golden State Warriors run out to a 25-point third-quarter lead, then hang on to defeat the New Orleans Pelicans 106-99 in Game 1 of their first-round NBA playoff series.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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In this digital world, it's difficult to imagine a kid who would rather pick up a comic book than a remote control. But there were plenty at Big Wow! Comicfest at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center Saturday.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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An Ohio police officer is being praised for holding his fire even as a slaying suspect charged him, saying repeatedly, 'shoot me.'
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum is changing it up again, making a splash with his new hairdo. Instead of the longish locks we've become accustomed to in recent years, Timmy's gone back to short-hair -- but with a twist.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Pueng Vongs, Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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A motorcyclist was killed Friday night in a collision along Lawrence Expressway in Santa Clara, according to the California Highway Patrol.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Economists point to differences between the wild days of the dot-com boom and the full-throttled tech renaissance going on today in Silicon Valley, as evidenced by this newspaper's SV150 survey of the region's biggest companies by revenue.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Over the nearly three decade history of the SV150, this newspaper's annual report card on the Silicon Valley tech industry, no single company has better reflected the trends buffeting the other companies on the list than Hewlett-Packard.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Led by the most successful company in the history of American commerce, Silicon Valley technology firms have become increasingly attuned to the demands of Wall Street, churning out profits at a record pace and sending a fire hose of cash back to investors....
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A question looms over Senate Bill 277, the most contentious legislative battle in Sacramento this year: Does one student's right to an education trump another student's right to stay healthy?
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Authorities are investigating whether animal cruelty charges should be pursued against a Texas veterinarian shown in a Facebook posting bragging about killing a cat with a bow and arrow.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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'La Mesa Verde' or 'The Green Table' aims to combat hunger by helping families learn how to plant and harvest produce from their backyards.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The East Bay congressman made a strong fundraising showing and was tapped to lead a new panel of young House Democrats that will study issues and opportunities for millennials.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Capitals beat Islanders to even their playoff series
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Valley Christian's Elena Bruckner cracks the 50-foot barrier in the girls shot put, getting off a throw of 50-51/4 at the Central Coast Section Top 8 Meet at San Jose City College.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Making his major league debut in front of 30,000 fans at Wrigley Field, prized Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant struck out in his first three at-bats against James Shields and went 0 for 4 in a loss to the San Diego Padres.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The Arizona Diamondbacks rocked Jake Peavy in a 9-0 win, handing the Giants their eighth loss in a row, their longest skid since 2007.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Erik Meyer threw eight touchdown passes as the San Jose SaberCats improved to 4-0 with a 68-48 victory over the Jacksonville Sharks on Friday in Jacksonville, Florida.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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San Ramon Valley Wolves score three times in top of seventh inning, then halts Cal High rally in bottom of inning
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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A motorcyclist was killed Friday night in a collision along Lawrence Expressway in Santa Clara, according to the California Highway Patrol.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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How the Golden State Warriors and New Orleans Pelicans matchup in their first-round NBA Western Conference playoff series.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Master champ Jordan Spieth shot a 62 in the second round of the RBC Heritage, only to be one-upped by unheralded Troy Merritt, who tied the course record with a 61.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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In their first game back since their wild-card loss last season, the A's give up two runs in the eighth and lose to the Royals.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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MVP candidate James Harden is 'very motivated' to help the Houston Rockets, second seeded in the Western Conference, make a deep playoff run after first-round exits the past two seasons.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Jeremy Ydens pitches six solid innings as St. Francis improves to 6-1 in WCAL play, a game ahead of Mitty and Bellarmine College Prep.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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New York's quick start dooms San Jose
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Michael LewisCorrespondent | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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San Jose Sharks will be in the NHL draft lottery for the first time in a decade after missing the Stanley Cup playoffs, given them a slight chance to win the draft rights to one of two 'generational talents.'
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Josh Childress, a former first-round pick of the Atlanta Hawks, says millions of dollars can disappear in a hurry
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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2K Sports does video game simulation of the NBA playoffs, and Stephen Curry leads Golden State past LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has expressed remorse and asked for privacy after a 10-week stay in rehab.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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