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San Francisco

Bones found at Transbay Transit construction site – San Francisco Chronicle

Bones found at Transbay Transit construction siteSan Francisco Chronicle(02-25) 18:29 PST SAN FRANCISCO — A construction crew preparing to pour concrete for the new Transbay Transit Center discovered an old but well-preserved human skeleton – later determined to be that of a Native American – Tuesday morning. and more …read more Source: Transbay Transit Center […]

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honolulu

Judge releases Honolulu murder trial transcripts – San Francisco Chronicle

Judge releases Honolulu murder trial transcriptsSan Francisco ChronicleThe Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://ow.ly/u0edb ) reported Tuesday the closed proceeding dealt with the foreman’s concern about seeing another juror shaking hands with someone who sat in the courtroom gallery with one of the families involved. and more …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News

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Oakland

2 accused of murder outside Oakland Walmart – San Francisco Chronicle

2 accused of murder outside Oakland WalmartSan Francisco Chronicle(02-25) 16:20 PST OAKLAND — Two men have been arrested and charged with special-circumstances murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a man outside a Walmart in East Oakland during a marijuana deal, authorities said Tuesday. Vincent Muzak …Oakland: Two men charged in December robbery-slaying of […]

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San Francisco

With tensions rising, 2014 could be make-or-break for Jim Harbaugh – CNN

CNNApparently that theory no longer applies in San Francisco, which, including the playoffs, is tied for the most overall wins (41) in the league over the past three seasons — a run of success that dovetails exactly with the three-year Jim Harbaugh …USC made run at San Francisco 49ers’ Jim HarbaughNFL.comOwner: 49ers quickly nixed BrownsESPNMultiple […]

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San Francisco

USC made run at San Francisco 49ers’ Jim Harbaugh – NFL.com

NFL.com49ers CEO Jed York told Peter King of TheMMQB.com that San Francisco “had no interest in pursuing” a trade with the Browns, but the more pressing question is whether York has interest in handing Harbaugh a fat contract extension. “I don’t know if all …Owner: 49ers quickly nixed BrownsESPNMultiple reports indicate tension between Jim Harbaugh […]

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NFL

No weak link in NFC West – ESPN

ESPNHarbaugh has been to three straight NFC title games and has been to one Super Bowl. He’s entering the fourth year of a five-year contract. What’s becoming clear is that ownership isn’t going to make him the highest-paid coach in the league until he …Warszawski: 49ers coach or GM? It’s an easy choice inside WarzoneFresno […]

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San Francisco

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam disputes San Francisco 49ers’ denial … – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsBrowns owner Jimmy Haslam said Sunday that his team and the 49ers did, indeed, discuss the prospect of a trade of 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh to Cleveland. Harbaugh and 49ers CEO Jed York denied the initial report by ProFootballTalk.com. However …Jim Harbaugh: Report ‘isn’t true’ESPNJim Harbaugh nearly traded from 49ers to Browns, […]

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San Francisco

Poisoned meatballs again threaten dogs in San Francisco – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco — A San Francisco animal control officer Saturday found 35 meatballs suspected to be poisoned and deadly to dogs and cats scattered through a Twin Peaks neighborhood where a similar incident occurred last year. After a resident called …Poisoned meatballs found again in Twin PeaksKGO-TVPoisonous meatballs found in San Francisco neighborhoodKTVU […]

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Oakland

Man arrested for threat involving Oakland school – San Francisco Chronicle

Man arrested for threat involving Oakland schoolSan Francisco Chronicle(02-22) 14:32 PST San Francisco — San Francisco police have arrested a man suspected of threatening an Oakland family, which prompted the daylong presence of police at an Oakland elementary school, authorities said Saturday. Matthew Eisenhower, 45 …Man accused of threatening Oakland family, school arrestedKGO-TVPolice: Man accused […]

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Oakland

Oakland School District considering new parcel tax « Oakland Local – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Oakland’s school board is considering putting a parcel tax on the November ballot to fund improvement in its high schools. Although it’s made progress lowering the high school drop out rate and adding more rigor to its curriculum, Oakland Unified …Oakland School District considering new parcel taxOakland Local all 2 news articles […]

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San Francisco

10 towers that define San Francisco’s skyline – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

10 towers that define San Francisco’s skylineSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Skyscrapers don’t get their due in our cool gray city of love. Architecture means Victorian homes and such civic temples as City Hall or the Giants’ ballpark. Besides, what are buildings but a backdrop to bay views and parklets? Nonsense. Towers are a … …read more […]

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tech

WhatsApp Free Texting Seen Siphoning $33 Billion From Carriers – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(See EXT6 for more on the acquisition.) Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc.’s $19 billion purchase of mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp Inc. is a stark reminder of how much money phone carriers are losing out on as competitors let users text and …WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum joins ranks of Silicon Valley tech titansSan Jose […]

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Entertainment

Ranking Oscar Best Picture Nominees as Investments: Which Film Made Back … – TheWrap

TheWrapEspecially for those who helped bankroll this year’s nine Academy Award nominees for Best Picture. When it came to the biggest bang for the buck, size mattered. “Gravity” is both one of the most expensive Oscar contenders and the most successful. The 3D …Watch: Kids reenacting best picture Oscar nomineesIBNLiveMovie academy’s 1st black chief sees […]

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Entertainment

‘3 Days to Kill’ review: Costner makes us believe the lie – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle3 Days to Kill. ALERT VIEWER Action drama. Starring Kevin Costner, Hailee Steinfeld and Connie Nielsen. Directed by McG. (PG-13. 113 minutes.) A movie star is somebody who can make you willing to believe a lie. Of course, all fictions are lies of one kind …‘Three Days to Kill’ is fatally flawedBoston GlobeRetread […]

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Sports

76ers send Evan Turner to Pacers – ESPN

ESPNThe Indiana Pacers made the biggest move of NBA trade deadline day by shipping their longest-tenured player, forward Danny Granger, in a package to the Philadelphia 76ers that landed them forward Evan Turner. As part of the deal, the Pacers sent a 2015 …Pacers continues to fine-tune roster by trading Granger to rebuilding 76ers for […]

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Sports

Davis, White of US win Olympic ice dance gold – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSOCHI, Russia (AP) — Through 17 years of grueling practices, of defeats and victories, Meryl Davis and Charlie White insist they’ve never considered parting ways. A perfect pairing, they were nearly flawless at the Sochi Olympics, and on Monday they …Linda Robertson: US ice dancers make history with convincing win over rivalsMiamiHerald.comOlympics: Did […]

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San Francisco

Why San Francisco Giants believe Michael Morse is worthwhile risk – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — With the physique of an All-Pro tight end, it’s no surprise that Michael Morse does his offseason workouts with NFL stars, including 49ers running back Frank Gore. Morse, listed at 6-foot-5, 245 pounds, rises over his new Giants …New SF Giants left fielder Michael Morse explains his offseason wrist […]

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Oakland

A’s claim reliever Joe Savery from Phillies – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)The A’s claimed left-hander Joe Savery on waivers from the Phillies today, and they placed Eric O’Flaherty on the 60-day DL. Both moves make a lot of sense; O’Flaherty isn’t expected to be back from Tommy John surgery until midseason, and Savery has …Oakland claims Phillies LHP Joe Savery off waiversOaklandAthletics.comA’s transfer […]

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Sports

Cam Newton: I won’t hold out – ESPN

ESPNCam Newton doesn’t plan to pressure the Carolina Panthers into a long-term contact. Newton is eligible for an extension of his original four-year deal under the new collective bargaining agreement. The Panthers also have the option of picking up a fifth-year …Cam Newton: I’ll ‘absolutely not’ hold out for new dealNFL.comColin Kaepernick supports Michael Sam, […]