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Nightly booze: Los Angeles news anchor Bree Walker charged with DUI – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsCalifornia police charged longtime Los Angeles news anchor Bree Walker with drunken driving Wednesday, saying she appeared “disheveled” and reeked of alcohol. The former anchor remembered for her work in the 1980s was pulled over around 12:30 …Bree Walker, Former Los Angeles News Anchor, Arrested for DUIThe Hollywood Gossip all 36 news […]

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San Francisco

SF vendor busted for 2000 lbs. of shark fins – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleState authorities Friday announced the seizure of more than 2,000 pounds of shark fins from a San Francisco seafood distributor in what is the first major bust under a new California law barring the sale of the traditional Chinese delicacy. Michael …Over 2000 pounds of shark fin seized from San Francisco fish vendorSan […]

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Sports

Watch Justin Cobbs make the game-winning shot against Arizona [video] – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesCalifornia point guard Justin Cobbs, who missed a shot Thursday with a chance to beat Arizona State, knocked down a last-second, fade-away jump shot on Saturday night to help the Golden Bears upset the No. 1-ranked Arizona Wildcats, 60-58, in a Pac-12 …California hands No. 1 Arizona its first loss of the seasonCBSSports.comCal […]

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Entertainment

Jury sides with Love over ex-lawyer tweet – The Spokesman Review

The Spokesman ReviewA Twitter posting by Courtney Love suggesting that one of her attorneys had been “bought off” wasn’t defamatory, a jury decided Friday. The verdict came after roughly three hours of deliberation in a case that spanned eight days and focused on the Hole …Jury sides with Courtney Love in trial over tweetBoston.comCalifornia jury […]

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Los Angeles

Quake researchers to hand over list of potentially dangerous buildings to Los … – Fox News

Fox NewsLOS ANGELES – Researchers have decided to hand the city of Los Angeles a list of older concrete buildings, some of which may be prone to collapse during a strong earthquake. An estimated 75 of the 1,500 concrete buildings around Los Angeles County …LA to receive list of possibly dangerous buildingsModesto BeeCalifornia scientists to […]

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tech

Google Glass driver ticket lawsuit dismissed – ZDNet

ZDNetSummary: A Californian woman ticketed for wearing Google Glass while driving is enjoying dismissal of the citation thanks to a decision in court that there wasn’t proof the headset was operating at the time. Charlie Osborne. By Charlie Osborne for Between …California court throws out traffic citation involving Google GlassThe Seattle TimesMore fights could follow […]

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California motorist cleared in Google Glass case – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego traffic court threw out a citation Thursday against a woman who authorities said was driving while wearing the Google Glass computer-in-eyeglass device. Commissioner John Blair ruled that Cecilia Abadie was not guilty …Ticket for driving in Google Glass dismissedCNNGoogle Glass driver told she CAN wear techno-goggles while […]

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Los Angeles

No Rain in Sight as Los Angeles Nears Its Record for Driest Year Ever – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaNo Rain in Sight as Los Angeles Nears Its Record for Driest Year Ever. California gets most of its precipitation during winter. But the last two were below average, and 2013-14 is off to a dry start. Blame the prolonged dryness on the “Pacific Decadal …LA is on track to set dry-weather recordLos […]

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cal football Cal Football 2011

Cal Fires Jeff Tedford; Aaron Rogers Calls Decision “Terrible” – Update

According to ESPN Wisconsin, Aaron Rogers, who left Cal-Berkeley for the 2005 NFL Draft and The Green Bay Packers, and was the second example of Cal’s now former Head Coach’s Jeff Tedford’s ability to successfully develop quarterbacks (Kyle Boller was the first), was not pleased with the announcement that Tedford was fired on Tuesday.   […]

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Cal Copies Stanford, Selects DHR International’s Glenn Sugiyama To Find Next Head Coach

Cal’s Sandy Barbour has copied Stanford University’s lead and hired the same search firm and man The Cardinal used to find then-Head Coach Jim Harbaugh. Embeded in Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour’s press conference to announce that Cal Football Head Coach Jeff Tedford was terminated from duties is her statement that the selection process for […]

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3.6 Earthquake Located 1 Mike E of Berkeley, Felt In Oakland at 5:37 AM PDT

This Oakland-based blogger just felt an earthquake that turned out to be centered about 1 mile east of Berkeley and hit at 5:37 AM. The US Geological Survey website reports this: Size 3.6 Date-Time Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 12:36:44 UTC Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 05:36:44 AM at epicenter Location 37.873°N, 122.251°W Depth 9.7 […]

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Oakland, California : Another Oakland Parking Issue Report

This is yet another email this Oakland, California blogger has received on the Oakland Parking issue. In this case, an $83 ticket was given for an unmarked crosswalk and un-designated “no parking” area – a photo would help here, but it was not provided as of this writing. Here’s the email, which I was asked […]