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Home Depot said that 56 million debt and credit cards are estimated to have been breached in a data theft between April and September at its stores in the U.S. and Canada. That makes it the second-largest breach for a retailer on record.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Anne D'Innocenzio Associated Press | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected iPhone or iPad, a move meant to reassure the millions of people who are increasingly storing vital pieces of their lives on the devices.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated Press | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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The iPhone already drives more than half of Apple's sales, and that figure is likely heading north.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Today: Record highs for the Dow and S&P 500, but they're overshadowed by Larry Ellison's surprise move to step aside as Oracle CEO and anticipation for Alibaba's massive IPO. Also: Apple gains a day ahead of iPhone 6 sales.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Credit cards companies are helping to fuel online piracy, according to a new study.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Richard Verrier Los Angeles Times | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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“The Talk” host was dating Black Sabbath frontman, and both were drunk when she decided to prove her love by slicing her wrist with a knife.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Granada falls to Lincoln-Stockton
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy had Angel Pagan and Brandon Belt back in the lineup, but San Diego roughs up All-Star Hudson
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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The Trojans broke open tight game with big second half to stun high-powered Warriors
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Foothill High beats Castro Valley 55-14 in its final nonleague game.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Liberty High's football team beat Monte Vista 34-7 to improve to 4-0 -- the team's best start to a season in nearly half a century.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Ryan Walker-Hartshorn scored two goals Friday night as the No. 4 Stanford women's soccer team blanked Santa Clara 3-0 at Cagan Stadium.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay Area News Group | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Florida State reverses field and suspends Heisman trophy winner Jameis Winston for the whole game, not just the first half as originally planned, in its ACC battle against Clemson.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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The UFC has suspended light heavyweight Anthony Johnson indefinitely and terminated Thiago Silva's contract
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Jon Lester pitched the Oakland A's to a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies, as the A's reclaimed the top spot in the A.L. wild-card race.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Alternative rock band Cake is playing the City National Civic on New Year's Eve, giving fans a good reason to celebrate in downtown San Jose.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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With its new iPhones, Apple added more than just bigger displays, but I suspect those big screens will be more than enough to entice plenty of iPhone fans to upgrade.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Troy WolvertonMercury News Columnist | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson is praised by teammate Stephen Curry, who says his fellow Splash Brother belongs among NBA's elite players.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon was reinstated into the NFL and had his one-year suspension reduced to 10 games Friday after the league announced changes to its drug policy.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Internet juggernaut Alibaba made history on Friday when it went public in the largest U.S. stock market debut ever, cementing China's place as a world leader in e-commerce and promising fierce competition to Silicon Valley tech giants.
From: San Jose Mercury News | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Hall of Fame first baseman Willie McCovey had complications stemming from an infection
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Joe McNamara's innovations revitalized a beleaguered SJPD and had a lasting effect.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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PLEASANT HILL -- Employees of a program devoted to moving commuters out of cars and onto bikes and public transit were incorrectly classified as city employees for years, according to an audit by the California Public Retirement System.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Lisa P. WhiteContra Costa Times | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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CONCORD -- City offices will reopen between Christmas and New Year's Day this year under an agreement reached with office and professional employees up for approval Tuesday.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Lisa P. WhiteContra Costa Times | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Police are asking the public's help in finding two men they say pulled a girl, who was waiting at a bus stop in San Jose, into a van before sexually assaulting her Tuesday afternoon.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Around the Remote: 'Big Bang Theory' among premiere-week highlights.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Facebook asked Peter Daboll's firm, Ace Metrix, to help measure the quality of its new online video commercials.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau believe Sharks have the good for a successful season.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Darting here and there: San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick gets caught in the wide net cast by the NFL's 'inappropriate language' rule.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Carl StewardBay Area News Group | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Today: Alibaba scores with the biggest IPO of all time, Apple looks to make billions in iPhone 6 sales and Larry Ellison loses $5 billion that he'll likely soon recoup. Also, Dow closes at another new high.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Speaking Friday in New York, NFL commisioner Roger Goodell said what... exactly?
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Marcus Thompson IIBay Area News Group | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Plenty of other Oakland Raiders are in question for New England Patriots game.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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The San Jose Police Department's bomb squad is responding to a report of a possible bomb at Andrew Hill High School on Senter Road in East San Jose and the school is in lockdown, police said.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Bay City News Service | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Kelly Osbourne, Giuliana Rancic and George Kotsiopoulos join Rivers in a 90-minute tribute to her mother.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Speights will have October court date in Florida over misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Roger Goodell finally makes his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence; says he hasn't considered resigning and that he botched Ray Rice case.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Barry Wilner Associated Press | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Richard Powers, Jane Smiley, Molly Antopol and Rabih Alameddine in contention for the literary prize
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Data for the San Mateo Community College District, Santa Clara County Fire District and Forestville Unified School District can now be viewed. Our 2013 public salary database accounts for more than $34 billion in government compensation costs.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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San Jose Sharks' forward Patrick Marleau says team is capable of a good season if the players execute the system the right way.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture says he will have same approach whether or not he becomes the team's captain.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Joseph D. McNamara, the iconic former San Jose chief who helped usher the city's police force into a era of national prominence in the law-enforcement world, has died, sources confirmed Friday.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL's growing problems.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By MAE ANDERSON Associated Press | Friday, September 19, 2014
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The state Department of Food and Agriculture has approved standards for grading and labeling California-produced olive oil that will require makers to state specifically whether they have adulterated any of their product. State officials say the standards...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: Associated Press | Friday, September 19, 2014
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An internal audit found most San Jose employees are judicial users of the taxpayer-backed 'procurement cards' they are authorized to make city purchases with, but then there was the one who rented a BMW with it after totaling his own car.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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In a significant step toward curbing the overuse of psychiatric drugs in California's foster care system, doctors will soon be required to get extra authorization to prescribe antipsychotics, a new safeguard to protect some of the state's most overmedicated...
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a> </p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Briefly shown in “X-Men Origins: Wolverine,” the character will get his own movie, with the R-rating the fans want.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Data for the San Mateo Community College District, Santa Clara County Fire District and Forestville Unified School District can now be viewed. Our 2013 public salary data base accounts for more than $34 billion in government compensation costs.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a></p | Friday, September 19, 2014
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A 'movement choir' of 18 plays off against six lead dancers in premiere of new work at Yerba Buena Center
From: Inside Bay Area | By: Ann MurphyCorrespondent | Friday, September 19, 2014
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An advertisement appeared Sept. 20 on the deceased comedian’s Facebook page saying she was ready to replace her old iPhone with the newest version.
From: Inside Bay Area | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Chinese Internet juggernaut Alibaba popped 36 percent in its trading debut on the New York Stock Exchange Friday, trading shares at $92.70 and becoming the largest IPO ever.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: /a | Friday, September 19, 2014
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