Entrapment claims raised in case against Yee, others

by The Associated Press The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other cases, and more than a dozen undercover operatives in ...

16-year-old survives in wheel well of Maui flight

by The Associated Press A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii on Sunday, surviving the trip ...

San Francisco airport forecasts some slowdown in growth

by Joshua Sabatini While Oakland and San Jose airports are expected to pick up more of the region’s air traffic, San Francisco International Airport continues ...

Keep an eye out when on foot in San Francisco

In January, this column suggested a New Year’s resolution that everybody who traverses San Francisco’s streets – drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians alike – be more ...

A temporary bus station, with palm trees

All will be dismantled once the new Transbay Transit Center opens in 2017. [...] savor pop-up urbanism at its best.

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The Virtual Reality Renaissance Is Here, But Are We Ready?

I’m flapping my wings. Not hard, but slowly and smoothly. At 25 feet across, my wingspan is so great I don’t need to exert much ...

Oculus Rift Now Lets You Ride the 'Back to the Future' Hoverboard

Fans of Back to the Future II have always dreamed of riding Marty McFly’s hoverboard and now, thanks to some clever coding, you can — ...

The Videophone Turns 50: The Historic Failure That Everybody Wanted

Every day, around 50 million people a day stare at and speak to each other on computer or mobile device screens across the great expanse ...

Job Searching? 500+ Openings in IT, Web Design and More

Looking for a new job? The Mashable Job Board is the place to search. With over 3,000 employers, we have a wide variety of top ...

Supahands Offers Multilingual Virtual Assistants For Clients In Asia

 Southeast Asia is the second-largest outsourcing destination in the world, but a new company called Supahands wants to help locals by bringing virtual assistants to ...

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Before and After Easter, Americans Lose Their Taste for Lamb

The American appetite for lamb has dropped over the decades

Patagonia Dreaming: Kris Tompkins Works to Build the Best National Park

The former Patagonia CEO and her environmentalist husband Doug aim to build the world’s best new national park in a remote corner of South America

Gillette's New Razor Could Overturn Its 100-Year-Old Business Model

The ProGlide FlexBall will not use new proprietary blades, perhaps due to pressure from cheap razor subscription services

The Secret World Of Gold

In light of the Chinese demand we discussed earlier, the ongoing manipulation of ‘rigged’ markets everywhere, and rising geopolitical tensions (as the de-escalation continues), we ...

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10 Animals Who Are Still Hurting From The BP Oil Spill

It’s been four years since BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and sending more than 200 million ...

Four Years Later, BP Oil Spill Still Taking A Toll On Gulf Fisherman: 'We Haven't Started To Recover'

The BP oil spill, often called the worst man-made environmental disaster of our time, first began four years ago today. On April 20, 2010, BP’s ...

Volunteers Give Ill Boy Dream Bedroom Makeover

The post Volunteers Give Ill Boy Dream Bedroom Makeover by Associated Press appeared first on The Epoch Times. Seven-year-old Zach Libow excitedly ran up and ...

Easter Monday 2014: Walmart, Target, Costco; What’s Open and Closed? Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Costco, Publix, Kroger, Whole Foods and Other Stores’ Hours?

The post Easter Monday 2014: Walmart, Target, Costco; What’s Open and Closed? Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Costco, Publix, Kroger, Whole Foods and Other Stores’ Hours? by ...

From 'Field Of Dreams' To 'Draft Day': Who Cares About The Front Office?

Sports movies seem to have made a strange turn from focusing on players to focusing on agents and managers. It makes for a sad progression ...

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Jackson on Iguodala: 'This is why we went and got him'

To take the next step toward becoming a legitimate contender, the Warriors needed another savvy veteran and an elite wing defender. Andre Iguodala fills both ...

Aldridge, Lillard combine for 77, Blazers beat Rockets in OT

LaMarcus Aldridge scored a franchise playoff-record 46 points and Damian Lillard added 31 to lift Portland to a 122-120 victory over the Houston Rockets on ...

Instant Replay: Lincecum picks up first win of season

Tim Lincecum allowed three runs over six plus innings and the Giants avoided a sweep in San Diego with a 4-3 win over the Padres.

Posey redeems Giants to avoid sweep in San Diego

With the anxiety level climbing in recent days, Buster Posey was the Giants’ Easter Sunday redeemer in every respect.

Referees give Warriors another break

The referees missed a call in the final minute of Game 1 that cost the Clippers an opportunity to tie the score, and Stephen Curry ...

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The Royals Go Wild, Miley Cyrus Channels a Duck & More Weekend News

Plus: Who’s looking sexy on the set of her new music video?

Game of Thrones Recap: The Ends Justify the Mean (Spoilers)

The latest episode of the HBO fantasy series finds its characters making painful decisions for the greater good

Lindsay Lohan Reveals She Had a Miscarriage

“I was sick. Mentally, that messes with you,” she says; the miscarriage came during the reality show filming

<b>Prince George</b> Spent His First Easter Sunday at an Australian Zoo

George the baby meets George the bilby.

The Roar of the Newsprint, the Smell of the Crowd

Ghosts of Greenwich Village

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The Mix

The Worst Transformer Ever

By Picnic face  Published: April 20th, 2014 

23 Famous Games Made Horrifying With Better Graphics

By CRACKED Readers  Published: April 20th, 2014  A lot of video games these days are striving to be as realistic as possible. But what happens ...


Car Fire In Lion Enclosure: Family's Terror

A woman and two children are forced to abandon their car as it bursts into flames inside Longleat Safari Park’s lion enclosure.

Runaway Rhea Chris 'May Never Be Caught'

Video shows the elusive ostrich-like bird hurtling across a field, as people are warned not to approach the giant-clawed animal.

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Anti-junta Myanmar journalist Win Tin dies at 85

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) – Win Tin, a prominent journalist who became Myanmar’s longest-serving political prisoner after challenging military rule by co-founding the National League for ...

Rick Perry's extreme makeover

He wants voters to forget, or at least not dwell on, his disastrous 2012 presidential bid.

Indicted ex-Martinez aide wants racino evidence

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A former campaign manager for New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez accused of hijacking her campaign’s email system and lying about ...

USAID documents cite Hillary Clinton in chaos of Afghan aid

In internal government documents with potential repercussions for the 2016 presidential election, top officials at the U.S. Agency for International Development repeatedly cited former Secretary ...

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Ron Paul and Pat Buchanan With Charles Goyette: What a Show!

Nevada and Ukraine are on the menu when Ron Paul and Pat Buchanan join Charles Goyette in this week’s podcast. What a great double-header!  First ...

Sen. Reid Ups Threats Against Bundy Ranch Protestors, Calling Them 'Domestic Terrorists'

United States Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is upping his threats against the protestors at the Bundy ranch. Following his ominous declaration on Monday ...

Ron Paul on 'The Independents' — But Why The Blindside?

RPI Chairman Ron Paul appeared on the Fox Business program “The Independents” last night to discuss the recent standoff between a Nevada rancher and the ...

Judge Napolitano: Bundy Ranch Protestors’ Line in the Sand Stops Thieving Feds

Judge Andrew Napolitano, speaking Monday with Stuart Varney on Fox Business, explains the significance of the United States government backing off its raid of the ...

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