Local

S.F. hospital to perform rare 6-way kidney transplant

On Thursday, with her friend in mind, the 55-year-old Sacramento-area woman is scheduled to donate yet again, at the Pacific Campus of California Pacific Medical ...

I-580 shooting injures 1; freeway reopens

A man involved in a three-car crash on Interstate 580 in Oakland on Wednesday afternoon was rushed to a hospital with a gunshot wound, according ...

Doctors Medical Center remains in near-death state

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo remains in a near-death state, with a plan to infuse short-term cash in limbo and residents yet again appearing ...

Massive mixed-use development near Ocean Beach back on track

by Michael Barba A decade of planning may finally lead to shovels in the ground for a new mixed-use project in the Outer Sunset. And ...

Broke-Ass City: Enough with the damn cocktail bars already

by Broke-Ass Stuart It’s time we put a moratorium on cocktail bars. They are ruining bar culture. The great American dive bar is being threatened ...

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Technology

Runcible circular phone is a quirky and delightful pocket watch

BARCELONA — Just when we thought smartphones were losing creativity, a small circular device the size of a pocket watch has the potential to be ...

Microsoft engineer working on HoloLens killed in hit-and-run crash

One of the development engineers working on Microsoft’s HoloLens died on Saturday after his car was rear-ended by a driver traveling at more than 100 ...

Microsoft pulls Xbox One under the Windows 10 umbrella

Microsoft just moved one step closer to bringing Windows and Xbox gaming together. The Xbox Live SDK, which allows developers to build Xbox One-compatible apps, ...

The 10 best things we saw at Mobile World Congress

BARCELONA — Mobile World Congress is officially not over yet, but — as it happens every year — the big announcements are all behind us ...

Fashion magazines worldwide can't get enough of the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is appearing in yet another fashion magazine, as we get ever closer to its April release. This time, it’s Chinese fashion magazine ...

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Money

The World's Biggest Car Company Wants to Get Rid of Gasoline

Toyota’s president is driving the automaker into the fuel-cell future, even as its hybrids and plug-in electrics continue to sell well

Why Americans Will Overpay for Cuba's Vintage Cars

Easing relations between the U.S. and Cuba could come as a boon to collectors looking to own, even drive, pieces of Cuba’s culture

The Circus Is In Town

    Posted with permission by Gary Christenson – The Deviant Investor       A three ring circus is performing – to entertain and impoverish ...

One Last Look At The Real Economy Before It Implodes – Part 1

Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, We are only two months into 2015, and it has already proven to be the most volatile year for ...

Caught On Tape: DashCam Footage Captures Nemtsov Murder Scene

It appears some more of the cameras around the Kremlin were working when Boris Nemtsov was assassinated last week. The following, rather stunning clip – ...

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Living

Are Competencies Still Alive?

Over 40 years have passed since David McClelland first proposed that the most sensible approach for predicting future job performance is to focus on “competence” ...

Business. Success. Partnership.

For the past 10 years, I have committed three hours every month — regardless of weather, work or home responsibilities — to my Business Success ...

Today Is National Grammar Day: How Is Your Grammar?

Today, March 4 (“March Forth”) is National Grammar Day. In past years, the National Grammar Day organization promoted the annual date as follows: “Language is ...

Dating Warts and All

In the online dating world the misrepresentation, exaggeration, and falsification of one’s attributes is as common as a duckface selfie. But a new kind of ...

Friends And Favors: 'High Maintenance' Creators Share Their Secret To Success

The Web series centers on a pot dealer who bikes around Brooklyn delivering to clients. Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair say they drew on their ...

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Sports

Instant Replay: Warriors run away in fourth, dispatch Bucks

Draymond Green scored a game-high 23 points and corralled 11 rebounds, as the rest of the Warriors squad tightened up in the fourth to top ...

Shot of the Game: Curry drains three straight threes

Warriors guard Steph Curry wasn’t hot all night, but he nailed three straight threes in the fourth quarter to help lift his squad over the ...

Giants spring training Day 15: Law back after Tommy John

Giants righty Derek Law, who made a run at a roster last spring, threw in his first bullpen session since having Tommy John surgery last ...

Warriors’ Bogut welcomes 49ers’ Hayne to Bay Area, ‘mate’

Warriors star center Andrew Bogut extended a warm welcome to fellow Australian athlete Jarryd Hayne, who recently signed a contract with the 49ers.

Krukow: 'Bumgarner could have 14.00 ERA' & nobody will worry

Mike Krukow isn’t reading a whole lot into Madison Bumgarner’s rough Cactus League debut. The 2014 World Series MVP has the benefit of the doubt…

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Entertainment

Stephen Fishbach's Survivor Blog: Good Naked, Bad Naked and a 'Classic Overplay'

The Survivor: Tocantins runner-up on asks of one castaway: “Why on earth would you count on people who are explicitly your enemies to be your ...

Chelsea Handler Takes to Twitter to Deny Having Breast Implants

“There have been a lot of men who’ve touched my boobies, but not one of them has ever been a doctor,” the comedian Tweeted

Christopher Plummer to Be Immortalized Outside the TCL Chinese Theatre

The Sound of Music star will participate in a hand and foot ceremony on March 27

Dan Stevens Reportedly Joins Emma Watson in Beauty and the Beast

Matthew Crawley nabs a Disney musical.

The Atrophy and the Ecstasy

When binge-watching turns to binge-bragging…

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The Mix

Canadians Asked To Stop 'Spocking' Bank Notes

The craze for adding Mr Spock’s features to the $5 note has accelerated since the death of Leonard Nimoy, who played the Vulcan.

Music Notes: Macklemore's Homophobic Gay Rights Song

By Cody Johnston,Abe Epperson  Published: March 04th, 2015 

16 Famous People Who Seemingly Turned Into Different Humans

By CRACKED Readers  Published: March 04th, 2015 

Video: Out-Of-Control Cats Take Over Island

What began as an innocent plan to tackle mice has turned into a bizarre tourist attraction on the Japanese island of Aoshima.

Mystery Of 16ft Python Found Dead In Canal

Police are investigating how the snake, which had signs of respiratory disease, came to be found floating in the water.

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Politics

Obamacare saved? Not so fast

One can read too much into Justice Kennedy’s questions.

The Outsider

Elizabeth Warren wants to be the most powerful Democrat in America–without running for president.

Hillary Clinton's awkward Wall St. gala

The Democrats’ great hope for 2016 is under fire just when she was hoping to bask in the limelight.

How Boehner might rethink his speakership

When the Speaker is undercut by the right, he comes across as weaker than he truly is.

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Opinion

The Honesty Gap

There may be some poetic justice in the recent revelation that Hillary Clinton, who has made big noises about a “pay gap” between women and ...

Giuliani Versus Obama

The firestorm of denunciation of former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani, for having said that he did not think Barack Obama loved America, is in…

Giuliani Versus Obama

The firestorm of denunciation of former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani, for having said that he did not think Barack Obama loved America, is in…

Damaging Admissions

Opponents of charter schools have claimed that these schools are “cherry-picking” the students they admit, and that this explains why many charter…

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