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BART strike averted for now   

SAN FRANCISCO — Gov. Jerry Brown has averted a strike of San Francisco’s Bay Area Rapid Transit system, promising riders a normal commute Monday morning.Late Sunday night Brown issued an order f...

Silicon Valley magnate accused of assaulting wife   

SAN JOSE — A Silicon Valley real estate magnate is being accused of chaining his pregnant wife to a bed for two days and sexually assaulting her with a golf putter. Clyde Berg, 74, has been charged...

Company sues over seized property   

A South San Francisco business is suing the city and its police department to stop the destruction of 30 seized computers alleged to have used as gambling slot machines. On June 26, police came to C...

County could pour $140M into pensions   

County officials might take a swipe at its ballooning unfunded pension liability by cutting a $50 million check from extra property taxes and reserves followed by $10 million in each of the next nine ...

Sales tax money may upgrade county IT, build new facilities   

Paper towels are out and electric vehicle charging stations are in at some county offices under part of the proposals to address deferred maintenance and improve infrastructure using Measure A half-ce...

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Hit-and-run driver accelerated onto boardwalk   

LOS ANGELES— The driver parked outside a hotel and surveyed the leisurely summer scene at the Venice Beach boardwalk: Hundreds of people were sitting at cafes, walking along the seashore or shopping...

Toddler burned badly in Eureka hash explosion   

EUREKA — Eureka authorities say a 2-year-old boy was badly burned and his parents were arrested following an explosion in an apartment where hash was being produced. The Eureka Times-Standard (http...

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Today is Monday, Aug. 5, the 217th day of 2013. There are 148 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 5, 1953, Operation Big Switch began as remaining prisoners taken durin...

Last Friday, we held the 15th graduation ceremony for our TAILS program. TAILS, which stands for Transitioning Animals Into a Loving Situation, is a unique partnership between the Peninsula Humane Soc...

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This is a tale of good accounting practices versus public relations. San Mateo County Manager John Maltbie stirred up an outpouring of editorials, letters to the editor and chatter when he attacked th...

Aerial surveillance, in one form or another, has become a fact of life for many, from the first reconnaissance balloon used in 1794 at the Battle of Fleurus during the Napoleonic Wars, to the traffic-...

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Photo courtesy of Charles Houston
Kathryn Kain, a master printer, works with a student during a printing session.

Redwood City’s Fair Oaks Branch Library will present three sessions of printmaking workshops for children ages 6 to 12 for free, but they are currently full due to space limitations. The instructor,...

Editor’s note: This article was written after watching the ESPN 3 Internet feed from the Little League Western Regional tournament in San Bernardino The Belmont-Redwood Shores 11-12 Little League...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — After the San Francisco Giants let another one-run game get away to Tampa Bay, manager Bruce Bochy decided it’s time for a new batting order. “We’re going to have to ch...

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NEW YORK — When Detroit became the biggest city in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy last month, it turned public attention to the municipal-bond market, where cities and states go to borrow money...

NEW YORK — CBS and Time Warner Cable can’t work out their differences, so they want viewers to help settle the fight. Three million Time Warner Cable customers in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas a...

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PHILADELPHIA — A rare portfolio of photographs from Marilyn Monroe’s last sitting is up for grabs to the highest bidder. Freeman’s auction house in Philadelphia estimates the limited-edition po...

LOS ANGELES — The action-packed “2 Guns” is No. 1 at the weekend box office. The Universal film starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg pulled the trigger to capture the top spot with $27...

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