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Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Macy's is the latest company to end its relationship with Donald Trump as the fallout from the real estate mogul's remarks about Mexican immigrants continues.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 1, 2015
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Go ahead and insert your Monta Ellis joke here.If these videso give Warriors fans heart palpitations, it's simply because Stephen Curry riding any sort of motorized vehicle brings back bad memories of the one-time Golden State star Ellis who infamously...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Mercury News | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Carl Steward's weekly laugh at the world of sports touches all the bases: Giants, A's, NBA, Major League All Stars....
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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A long-running military mystery finally had been solved as the remains of 1st Lt. Alexander 'Sandy' Bonnyman Jr., a Medal of Honor recipient, were found among 40 Marines who died at the Battle of Tarawa in 1943 during World War II.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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A traffic stop Tuesday in Milpitas resulted in the arrest of three people and the seizure of a handgun, two loaded pistol magazines and two ounces of heroin with a street value of $4,200, according to police.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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State regulators brushed aside pleas by low-income residents in the Bay Area to shield them from painful rate increases for electricity and approved on Friday an array of far-reaching changes how much people pay for power in California, including PG&E's...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Fountain can help users get their home-improvement questions answered by on-call experts via text, call or video chat.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Levi SumagaysayMercury News | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Might the California-like drought finally end with another jersey-shedding moment Sunday in Vancouver?
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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A 14-year-old Los Gatos boy was killed Wednesday night in a jet ski accident at Bass Lake, located just south of Yosemite National Park.
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Program's summercalendar and classvery promising
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) -- A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Audrey McAvoyAssociated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Josh LedermanAssociated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The Dalai Lama is celebrating his 80th birthday this weekend and just about everybody is invited.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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PARIS (AP) -- Uber is suspending its low-cost ride-hailing service in France, hoping to defuse an escalating legal dispute and sometimes-violent tensions with traditional French taxi drivers.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Three Grammy nominations didn't hurt, but it's a bit of naughty lyric offering new meaning to the consumption of groceries that has propelled Jhene Aiko's popularity.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Leanne ItalieAssociated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a North Carolina mall after appearing there with an assault rifle and other military gear.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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City governments from San Francisco to Palo Alto and Dublin -- even down to the financially troubled city of Bell in Southern California -- are using startup technology to open a window into government spending at an unprecedented level of detail.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Plus: Is this Bay Bridge maneuver legal?
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Kuzmic, McAdoo, Looney to play on Warriors' summer league team
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Ex-Warrior gets $44 million over four years
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Phillip Buchanon educating today's rookies so they don't fall into same traps that he did in the NFL.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Lefty holds Seattle to two hits in eight innings
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Select businesses in Alameda and Contra Costa counties are offered rebates of up to 50 percent of the cost of installing more energy-efficient equipment.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Cardinals fire scouting director in wake of hacking scandal.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Woods four shots back after first-round 66
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Seven-time All-Star won Hart Trophy, Stanley Cup with Lightning in 2004
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The homeless woman who gained international notoriety for sneaking into airports and onto planes in the Bay Area -- most notably at San Francisco International Airport and at Mineta San Jose International Airport -- was ordered to be released from jail...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Stanford University and SFJazz are hosting shows in honor of Billie Holiday featuring some of the Bay Area's top vocal talents.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Andrew GilbertCorrespondent | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Rafael Nadal loses for the fourth year in a row to a player ranked outside the top 100, German qualifier Dustin Brown.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bloomberg News | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The Warriors can not only keep the core together but add to it, and get even better, while the rest of the Western Conference dials it up a notch
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When everything goes your way, it's easy to remember why poker is right up there with baseball as an American pastime
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The woman killed in a fatal collision in front of Terminal B at Mineta San Jose International Airport Wednesday has been identified by the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office as 25-year-old Rachel Catherine Ribeiro.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Residential electricity rates in California have been a fairly predictable segment of a consumer's monthly budget, but a wrenching change is in the works that could jolt the pocketbooks of low-income and poor customers.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Bay Area writers keep us plied with fine fiction for summer
From: Inside Bay Area | By: By Georgia RoweCorrespondent | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Wearable tech, that much-buzzed-about phenomenon coming soon to a body (very) near yours, has already arrived this week at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View with an exhibit called 'On You: A Story of Wearable Computing.'
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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An ex-Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble board member was told Thursday that he can't use a court's ruling in another case to nullify his insider-trading conviction.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Larry Neumeister Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was suspended without pay Thursday for the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain, a former Raider, has been suspended for the first four games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, putting two key Dallas defenders on the sideline to start the season with pass rusher Greg Hardy's...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Damian Lillard has agreed to terms with the Portland Trail Blazers on a five-year extension worth more than $120 million
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Former Warrior Monta Ellis has agreed to terms with the Indiana Pacers on a four-year deal worth $44 million, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Echo Brown's 'Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters' tackles race, sex and income inequality with with a no-holds-barred autobiographical approach.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announced his presidential campaign on Thursday, opening a long-shot bid against Hillary Rodham Clinton and a field of Democratic rivals for the party's nomination.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Ken Thomas Associated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Re-branded San Francisco Premium Outlets in Livermore is putting finishing touches on a 185,000 square-foot expansion, which will add 50 upscale stores to the 130 there already. When the new stores open on Aug. 13, the mall will be the largest outlet...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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This is a fun camera to have at a party or other gathering where people might want to go home with prints or pass them around.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Larry MagidFor the Mercury News | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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SHANGHAI -- To grasp the enormous dimensions of the Shanghai Tower, try this simple exercise: Take the 1,018-foot U.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Julie Makinen Los Angeles Times | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Admission rates for the University of California plummeted to their lowest levels this year, with figures released Thursday certain to fuel more criticism that the state's premier public university has become increasingly inaccessible to qualified applicants....
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to a 102nd-ranked qualifier who played the match of his life.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Stephen WilsonAssociated Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Giants right-hander Matt Cain gives up two homers, including one to opposing pitcher Jose Fernandez, as lowly Miami Marlins complete three-game sweep of San Francisco.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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