String of quakes near Concord rattles Bay Area

A swarm of small earthquakes — the strongest measuring magnitude 3.6 — centered just south of Concord jolted the Bay Area on Sunday afternoon. The ...

Illegal units could be added to SF notification rules for demolishing housing

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Stabbed Uber driver files class-action lawsuit against tech company

by Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez A former Uber driver who was stabbed in the face by a passenger has filed a class-action lawsuit against Uber, alleging ...

10th anniversary walk raises aneurysm awareness, funds

The event, geared to raise money and awareness for people who suffer brain aneurysms, kicked off at 9 a.m. with face painting, a raffle and ...

Quite a lot of art as guerrilla gallery fills parking spaces

Quite a lot of art as guerrilla gallery fills parking spaces Enos is not a doomsayer but an artist determined to get the front spot ...

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Apple Watch-inspired erotica is a stroke of genius

It’s not just the Apple Watch that is getting turned on, thanks to a new and erotic short story genre dedicated to the wearable device. ...

This is how Swiss watchmakers are fighting back against Apple Watch

All those Apple Watch videos revealing the technical beauty of the device might make you think Apple has bested the traditional watch industry even in ...

Sources: Twitter was looking to acquire Mic in November, is interested in media companies supposedly to help it more quickly test its tools for publishers (Alyson Shontell/Business Insider)

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Witness’s Live-Streaming App Is A Panic Button For The Smartphone Age

 What if live streaming, like those streams that run today on apps like Periscope or Meerkat, could be used to save lives? That’s the premise ...

Demand for Artificial Intelligence experts grows at universities and tech firms like Amazon, Google, and Microsoft (Amir Mizroch/Wall Street Journal)

Amir Mizroch / Wall Street Journal:Demand for Artificial Intelligence experts grows at universities and tech firms like Amazon, Google, and Microsoft  —  Artificial-Intelligence Experts Are ...

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Why The Powers That Be Are Pushing A Cashless Society

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Legal Corruption In The US: Meet The 1% Of The 1% Who Drive American Politics

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, That said, my greater source of personal concern, outrage and sympathy beyond this particular case is focused ...

TEPCO Admits Fukushima Is Leaking Again – Over 600x 'Safe' Radiation Levels

Having killed a robot by underestimating the level of radiation present in the Fukushima power plant, and after delaying its previous admission of a leak, ...


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Filipinos Asked To Turn Off Fridges To Save Power For Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight

If there is one thing more likely to incite wide-spread social unrest in the Philippines than watching Manny Pacquiao lose to Floyd Mayweather tonight, it ...

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Why Good Health Begins with Your Skin

Your skin and how you take care of it says so much about your personal brand. Skin is the body’s largest organ, protecting you from ...

Think Days, Not Years, to Fight Procrastination

To fight procrastination, researchers offer a simple trick: think of the future as now. “The simplified message that we learned in these studies is if ...

5 Tips to Improve Your Arm Balances

By Yoga Journal Looking for serious arm balance inspiration? Look no further than Dylan Werner of Equinox, who performs a sequence of stunning arm balance ...

A Woman Uses Art To Come To Terms With Her Father's Death

Artist Jennifer Rodgers’ father was hospitalized for seven months with sepsis before he died. She used the creative process to try to comprehend his suffering ...

Focus on Caring May Tether Drifting Minds

Compassion meditation be a way to focus a wandering mind, new research shows. Compassion meditation focuses on benevolent thoughts toward oneself and others, as the researchers ...

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NBA MVP stat pack: How does Curry match up?

Warriors guard Stephen Curry will be awarded the NBA’s Most Valuable Player, sources tell CSN Bay Area. Let’s see how he matches up against the ...

Rewind: Warriors pour it on Grizz, make lofty statement

By opening the series with a 101-86 win over Memphis before a roaring crowd at Oracle, the Warriors made a statement too strong to be ...

What they're saying: Curry to win NBA MVP

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UDFA tracker: 49ers agree to terms with South Carolina QB

The 49ers did not draft a quarterback, but they did agree to a contract with an undrafted rookie out of South Carolina.

Instant Replay: Lincecum leads Giants to sweep over Angels

The Giants got early offense and that’s all Tim Lincecum would need as he threw eight shutout innings in the 5-0 win over the Angels.

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Keeping Up with the Kardashians: Kim Kardashian Reveals Rob 'Won't Leave' Khloé's House

“His life is so bizarre,” said Kim on Sunday’s Keeping Up with the Kardashians

Game of Thrones Recap: 'Sons of the Harpy'

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2 Men Killed Outside Muhammad Art Contest in Texas

The men reportedly opened fire on a security officer

Tonight’s Game of Thrones Sneakily Set up a Very Dark Plot for Arya

Both Stark girls may go full avenging angel this season.

Cara Delevingne, Margot Robbie, and Will Smith Are Unrecognizable in First Suicide Squad Cast Photo

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Why Fight Club Will Survive Millennia

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Hollywood bundlers are losing the spotlight

Power shifts to those who write giant checks, rather than collect many smaller ones.

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The battleground states will give you deja vu.

Ben Carson says he will run for president

He confirms his plans ahead of his formal kickoff event Monday.

Pushing the limits on the fringe

Carson, Fiorina and Huckabee are launching, with no holds barred.

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We all make mistakes and some of us learn from them. What is even better is to learn from other people’s mistakes, where they pay ...

Chaos in the Primaries

Painful as it is to realize that both the Democrats and the Republicans will still be holding their primaries a year from now, that is ...

The New Inquisition

How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many ...

The Iran 'Agreement' Charade

By abandoning virtually all its demands for serious restrictions on Iran’s nuclear bomb program, the Obama administration has apparently achieved…

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