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San Francisco

Bay Area storm is good news for San Francisco rain record, other cities still … – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Break out the bubbly, San Francisco. This is only your second-driest winter in recorded history. A massive storm streaked the Bay Area with rain Friday, bogging down commutes from Oakland to San Jose and knocking out power to more …Storm knocks out powerSan Francisco Chronicle all 28 news articles […]

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Oakland

Oakland: Appearing frail, owner of controversial security firm pleads with … – San Jose Mercury News

Oakland: Appearing frail, owner of controversial security firm pleads with …San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — Wheeled into a courtroom where she spoke reluctantly and weakly to a judge, the owner of an embattled security firm tied to former members of Your Black Muslim Bakery said she suffers from “anxiety, heart complications and depression” and no […]

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Oakland

Oakland Raiders re-sign lineman Khalif Barnes – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsThe Raiders re-signed veteran offensive lineman Khalif Barnes on Friday, making Barnes the first of the team’s 18 prospective unrestricted free agents to be locked up before free agency begins. Barnes, who turns 32 in late April, spent the past five …Khalif Barnes signs with RaidersESPNOakland Raiders re-sign Khalif BarnesJust Blog Baby […]

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Entertainment

Oscars 2014: how to be just cynical enough to pick the winners – The Guardian

The GuardianEach week before the Oscars, which take place on Sunday, Guardian film reviewer Tom Shone has been breaking down the likely winners at this year’s Academy Awards. Today, his final take on how the ground has shifted beneath favoured nominees.Oscar predictions 2014: Critic’s picks for best picture, more major racesNewsdayOscar horse race to be […]

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San Francisco

San Francisco: Charges dismissed against man in 2013 Hunters Point killing – San Jose Mercury News

San Francisco: Charges dismissed against man in 2013 Hunters Point killingSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — A 25-year-old man is out of jail after prosecutors dismissed murder charges against him in connection with a fatal stabbing in San Francisco’s Hunters Point neighborhood last May, according to his attorney. Andrew Zamora was accused … and more […]

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Sports

Preview: Sharks at Sabres – KSPR

KSPRThe Olympic break did little to slow down Joe Pavelski. After recording his second hat trick this season, Pavelski looks to send the San Jose Sharks to their fifth win in six games when they visit the Buffalo Sabres on Friday. The United States Olympian scored …Sharks-Sabres PreviewCBSSports.comQuestion of the DayWashington TimesSharks thump Flyers in […]

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Oakland

Childish Gambino postpones Oakland concert – San Jose Mercury News

Childish Gambino postpones Oakland concertSan Jose Mercury NewsHip-hop star Childish Gambino has postponed his sold-out concert at the Fox Theater in Oakland due to technical difficulties. The show, originally set for Thursday, is now scheduled for May 6. Ticketholders can just hold onto their original ducats and …Childish Gambino cancels Oakland openerSFBay all 3 news […]

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Entertainment

Robin Thicke On Paula Patton: ‘I’m Just Trying To Get Her Back’ – MTV.com

MTV.comThe ‘Blurred Lines’ singer and wife of nine years announced they’re separating earlier this week. By Emily Blake. Robin Thicke has apparently been lying low since he and wife Paula Patton announced they’re separating earlier this week — remaining silent …Robin Thicke: ‘I’m just trying to get her back’Detroit Free PressRobin Thicke Steps Out Smiling […]

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Entertainment

Miley Cyrus episode helped end Robin Thicke’s marriage – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsRobin Thicke’s antics with Miley Cyrus at last year’s MTV VMAs did irreparable damage to his marriage to Paula Patton, according to TMZ. And here I thought it was that outfit. No, apparently Patton wasn’t pleased when her husband simulated sex with a …Robin Thicke ‘I’m Just Trying to Get Her Back’TMZ.com‘I’m […]

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Sports

49ers’ Daniel Kilgore signs three-year contract extension – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSANTA CLARA — While the 49ers weigh the long-term futures of Jim Harbaugh and Colin Kaepernick, the team’s first contract extension this offseason was awarded Friday to Daniel Kilgore, a potential successor to Jonathan Goodwin as the starting center.Niners sign Kilgore to three-year dealFox News49ers, Daniel Kilgore agree to 3-year extensionWashington Post […]

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tech

Report: UK spies captured millions of Yahoo users’ webcam images – Computerworld

ComputerworldIDG News Service – U.K. intelligence agency GCHQ captured and stored still webcam images of millions of Yahoo users including substantial quantities of sexually explicit material, the Guardian newspaper reported Thursday. GCHQ gathered the images with …Report: UK Program Spied on Yahoo Webcam ChatsPC MagazineUPDATE 1-British spy agency collected images of Yahoo webcam chats -GuardianReutersUK […]

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Sports

Video: A’s Josh Reddick makes spectacular home-run saving catch against Giants – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsThe good news for San Francisco Giants fans: Michael Morse feels good about his swing, and he showed off some of that needed pop with two liners to the right-field wall. The bad news? Josh Reddick exists. It’s unclear if he’s totally human, though. Reddick …Josh Reddick robs two home runs from […]

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Oakland

San Jose man to be sentenced in Oakland bomb plot, but questions of his threat … – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose man to be sentenced in Oakland bomb plot, but questions of his threat …San Jose Mercury NewsA year ago, Matthew Aaron Llaneza schemed to blow up a Bank of America branch in Oakland with an SUV supposedly laden with explosive material, in hopes of somehow igniting a civil war. The Marine washout reportedly […]

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San Francisco

San Francisco: Famed ‘Bushman’ of Fisherman’s Wharf reported dead – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — The death of San Francisco’s notorious Bushman — one of two men who have made a living for decades by scaring tourists at Fisherman’s Wharf — is a loss to the area’s rich culture of street performances, a wharf official said Wednesday.Bushman Dies, San Francisco Now Left With Only […]

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Oakland

San Francisco Giants willing to share AT&T Park with Oakland A’s – San Jose Mercury News

San Francisco Giants willing to share AT&T Park with Oakland A’sSan Jose Mercury NewsSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — With the Oakland A’s filing into Scottsdale Stadium for the Cactus League opener, Giants president and CEO Larry Baer acknowledged Wednesday that he could see the two Bay Area teams sharing AT&T Park at some point, but only … […]

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Entertainment

Justin Bieber Goes Indoor Karting With His Friends—Get the Details – E! Online

E! OnlineJustin Bieber is continuing to enjoy his time in Atlanta. A source tells E! News exclusively that the 19-year-old pop star had a “great time” when he visited Andretti Indoor Karting and Games in Roswell on Sunday. Several friends, Bieber’s agent, assistant and …Charges against Justin Bieber’s bodyguard upgraded; driver clearedAtlanta Journal ConstitutionJustin Bieber’s […]

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Entertainment

‘X Factor’ Epic Fail Rejects Next Justin Bieber – TMZ.com

‘X Factor’ Epic Fail Rejects Next Justin BieberTMZ.com“X Factor” — the freshly cancelled singing competition show — didn’t help its chances of survival by booting a contestant who could have become the next Justin Bieber. 17-year-old John Lindahl auditioned for the show back in 2011, and eventually got …Is John Lindahl the next Justin Bieber?San […]

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San Francisco

Native American remains found buried at Transbay Transit construction site – San Jose Mercury News

Native American remains found buried at Transbay Transit construction siteSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO – Contractors found human remains at the Transbay Transit Center project site in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood this morning, the Transbay Joint Powers Authority said in a statement. Around 8 a.m., contractors installing … …read more Source: Transbay Transit […]

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San Francisco

Detention hearing postponed for San Francisco startup founder accused of … – San Jose Mercury News

Detention hearing postponed for San Francisco startup founder accused of …San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO – A startup founder who is accused of defrauding an investor of $210,000 appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday, but a detention hearing for him was postponed until Wednesday at a lawyer’s request. Jonathan Mills, 30 … […]

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cleveland

On 49ers: In Harbaugh-to-Cleveland saga, the only winner is Harbaugh – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeSANTA CLARA — The Harbaugh-to-Cleveland story has taken on a he-said, she-said, Browns-said quality. The truth usually lies somewhere in the middle, but in this case, it seems to skew toward the 49ers’ side of the story. Jed York, the 49ers’ CEO, …Report: 49ers quickly rebuffed Cleveland Browns’ trade offer for Jim HarbaughThe Plain […]

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Oakland

Review: Miley Cyrus disappoints in Oakland – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsMiley Cyrus wasn’t going to conquer the world with music alone. That much was abundantly clear from her records, which combine to make Britney Spears’ catalog seem like the collected works of Johann Sebastian Bach. She’s had to travel other avenues to …Miley Cyrus brings ‘Bangerz’ concert to Oracle Arenaabc7news.comMiley ‘Can’t Be […]

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tech

Facebook shelves controversial email feature – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukFacebook has quietly shelved its controversial email feature, introduced three years ago, because “people haven’t been using it”. Founder Mark Zuckerberg launched the service in 2010, criticising traditional email for being “too slow and formal” for the next …Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg: WhatsApp, Internet.org aimed at long-term growth …San Jose Mercury NewsWhatsApp chief sets course for […]

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Oakland

Oakland Raiders sign cornerback Taiwan Jones to extension – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsThe Raiders signed cornerback Taiwan Jones to a three-year contract extension Monday, keeping the local product in a silver-and-black uniform through the 2017 season. “I was excited when they came to me about the extension,” Jones said in a statement …Taiwan Jones signs 3-year extensionESPNOakland Raiders re-sign Taiwan JonesFanSided6 Hidden Gems the […]

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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, […]