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Breaking News: How many should one bullet kill? GOP sponsors Sportsmen's Heritage law
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-06 22:13:40 -0800 | green-news

Lead bullets are deadly to wildlife. Secondary exposure to lead also kills and maims other animals and can harm people. The Republican-dominated House will vote Tuesday on H.R. 3590, an ill-conceived law called “Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act.” The...
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Breaking News: Nonprofits sue to find out why feds oppose seizing foreclosed properties
Posted by: Nathan Salant

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-12 18:28:37 -0800 | humanitarian-news

US nonprofits have gone to court to find out why the federal government is so opposed to moves by cities to seize foreclosed properties and renegotiate their mortgages. Several places across the country, most notably the San Francisco Bay Area...
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Breaking News: How to remove your digital footprint from the Internet
Posted by: Kerry Butters

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-04 14:02:46 -0800 | technology-news

In the past, if we wanted to know anything about our great grandparents, we only had a few old photographs and the various stories that were passed down from our parents to rely on. Since the invention of the Internet,...
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Breaking News: Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio: A true love story
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-12 01:58:27 -0800 | entertainment-news

Sixty years ago on Jan. 14, 1954, Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio were married. The marriage lasted nine months and ended with Monroe alleging “mental cruelty.” But the "Yankee Clipper's" love for Marilyn was an undying one, and he proposed...
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Breaking News: Marlboro man Eric Lawson dies from smoking-related ailment
Posted by: Nina Rai

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-31 14:36:50 -0800 | entertainment-news

Eric Lawson, the former actor who appeared in print ads as the iconic Marlboro man - a rugged puffing cowboy - synonymous with the cigarette brand during the late 70s, passed away at age 72. His wife Susan Lawson Sunday...
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Breaking News: Is Silicon Valley losing its startup sizzle?
Posted by: John Egan

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-11 12:48:24 -0700 | business-news

The San Francisco area now is a bigger magnet for tech startup funding than its neighbor to the south, Silicon Valley. A new study from the Martin Prosperity Institute shows that in 2012, San Francisco gained $6.8 billion in venture...
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Breaking News: 'Busy Year in Politics Leads to Plenty of Material for Pundits': Allvoices American Pundit 2013 prize picks by Punditty
Posted by: Punditty

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-21 12:50:51 -0800 | political-news

By Darren Richardson Special to The Punditty Project Just because it isn’t election year doesn’t mean people aren’t paying attention to politics. That much is clear from the fact that stories submitted to the 2013 edition of The American Pundit...
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Breaking News: Chevron hopes to compensate fracking explosion victims with pizza
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Uniontown :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-02-20 20:45:55 -0800 | technology-news

The business of fracking – hydraulic fracturing that digs deep into the earth to find new natural gas sources -- has resulted in one of the most curious apology letters in recent corporate memory. After a fracking well exploded last...
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Breaking News: Smart car flipping mystery in San Francisco, Calif.
Posted by: Anne Sewell

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-09 03:41:33 -0700 | odd-news

Police in San Francisco are seeking a group of people responsible for several acts of vandalism, targeting Smart cars in the city. Four of the tiny Smart cars have been flipped in two different areas of the city. All attacks...
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Breaking News: Green rush munchies
Posted by: Will Durst

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-18 20:01:47 -0800 | political-news

Easy to imagine an arena full of Phish fans raising and waving their lighters to honor US Attorney General Eric Holder for suggesting the feds might help states that legalize pot by allowing dispensaries to utilize banking services. Way to...
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Breaking News: Get ready for the Kochocracy
Posted by: Will Durst

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-02 16:16:28 -0700 | political-news

In the bad old days, medieval German Lords figured out how to pocket some quick coin by charging a toll on the primitive paths meandering across their lands. The money wasn’t used to improve the roads or better the lives...
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Breaking News: What ad:tech taught us about emerging technologies
Posted by: Brittany Fleit

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-04 12:25:42 -0700 | technology-news

For the first time in ad:tech history, ad:tech NEXT appeared at the conference, showcasing this year’s top emerging technologies. From augmented reality to wearable devices to facial recognition and eye tracking, these companies taught us a little about where the...
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Breaking News: California could face mandatory water rationing in drought emergency
Posted by: Nathan Salant

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-21 15:11:38 -0800 | green-news

Mandatory water rationing could be coming to California after Gov. Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency for the Golden State. Brown made the pronouncement at a news conference Friday in San Francisco, where he asked residents to reduce their water...
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Breaking News: Mass sickout by San Francisco transit workers cripples city's commute
Posted by: Nathan Salant

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-05 15:21:09 -0700 | travel-news

San Francisco's legion of downtown office workers faced a grindingly slow commute Monday after two-thirds of the city's transit operators called in sick in an apparent contract protest. San Francisco Municipal Railway officials struggled Monday to convince transit drivers to...
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Breaking News: Report: YouTube is buying Twitch for $1 billion
Posted by: Joe Kukura

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-21 05:07:36 -0700 | business-news

Video gamers worldwide didn't know it, but there has been a high-stakes battle behind the scenes to acquire the video game streaming service Twitch. And it's reportedly "Game Over," with Google's YouTube beating out Microsoft with the winning offer. According...
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