40 arrested in annual Livermore lab protest
Lawrence Livermore Lab security arrested 40 people during the annual Good Friday protest against nuclear weapons organized by interfaith groups and anti-nuclear activists.
Residents criticize Chevron Richmond's modernization project
More than 60 people addressed the city's Planning Commission on Thursday, with most saying the environmental report describing Chevron Corp.'s proposed $1 billion modernization of its local refinery does too little to reduce pollutants and ensure safety.
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East Bay high school teacher charged in sexual relationship with student
Math teacher turns himself in to police after being charged with statutory rape for his sexual relationship with a student over several months, authorities say
Andre Iguodala a key to Warriors' playoff hopes
Despite injury woes, Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala is ready to fill his role in the NBA playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Bay Area loses jobs, but Santa Clara County posts gain
The Bay Area lost 2,500 jobs during March, all due to a big loss of jobs in the San Francisco-San Mateo-Marin region, while Santa Clara County and the East Bay both added jobs last month, state labor officials reported Friday.
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Warriors' O'Neal ready for playoff challenge
If experience counts for anything, the Golden State Warriors at least have a man replacing injured Andrew Bogut who has sizable playoff assets in his career account: Jermaine O'Neal has played in 90 postseason games, almost double that of any player on either the Warriors or Los Angeles Clippers.
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Review: 'Tribes' a provocative drama about deafness at Berkeley Rep
Nina Raine's play about how a dysfunctional family's dynamics are affected by deafness, plays through May 18.
Watch these baby ostriches run around and discover the world
On the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch in Arizona, a bunch of baby ostriches were just born, more than they have in recent years. Full Story
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Why it's smart to keep electronic devices out of the bedroom
'In the middle of the night, just a tiny amount of light -- so brief it doesn't even wake you up, just opening your computer (or glancing at your phone) -- can shift your clock by hours. It can make an early bird into a night owl.'
(Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP Images)
Ryan Seacrest leaving 'American Idol?'
Report says the “Idol” host stepping down after current season.
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Kawakami: Kaepernick shoulders blame for loss
Colin Kaepernick's late-game interception allows the Seattle Seahawks to hold off the San Francisco 49ers and advance to the Super Bowl against the Denver Broncos
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Purdy: Brutal heavyweight fight went way of Seahawks
This was a wicked, awful, exhausting game for both the 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks.
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Thompson: 49ers defense shows fight even after Bowman injury
The San Francisco 49ers defense was not as dominant as it needed to be Sunday. But when things looked most bleak against the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship game, the defense got the ball back to the offense with a chance to win. Twice. Even without the unit's best player.