Mega Millions: Waiting for the winner of ticket bought in San Jose to step forward
A Mega Millions lottery ticket for a $636 million jackpot was purchased at Jenny's Gifts in San Jose, lottery officials confirmed Tuesday. At least one other winning ticket was sold at a tiny newspapers stand in Atlanta, Georgia.
Liberty Union High School District battles feral cat problem
Campus colonies defy attempts to eradicate stink, feces.
Family of Oakland girl on life support after tonsil surgery calls for international prayer vigil
Family members of a Jahi McMath, a 13-year-old Oakland girl who suffered complications after a routine tonsil surgery, said Tuesday that a new test had shown no activity in the girl's brain, but called for an international prayer vigil, saying that "it's time to let God work."
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Photos reveal hidden beauty of Native American lives and traditions
In her new book and exhibit in Hayward, Walnut Creek photographer Sue Reynolds shares visual narratives of contemporary Native Americans whose presence, she believes, remains largely unknown to mainstream America.
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Rising home prices speed Bay Area market recovery
The recovery of the Bay Area housing market reached a turning point this year as rising prices restored equity to tens of thousands of homes and low interest rates attracted flocks of buyers.
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Facebook to launch autoplay video ads
Facebook is hoping to strike a balance as it seeks to launch what could be a new, multibillion-dollar advertising business, without annoying users.
See the 90-year evolution of the Winter Olympics' official poster
Since 1924, the poster for the Olympics has reflected its respective era in many ways. Full Story
'The Voice' recap: Did the right singer win?
Jamaican powerhouse Tessanne Chin captured the Season 5 crown on "The Voice" Tuesday night.Chin, a 28-year-old native of Kingston, is a former backup singer who toured with Jimmy Cliff before releasing her own solo album.
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Lindsay Lohan wants career in electronic dance music. Really!
Actress gets advice from Lady Gaga and Max George before hitting studio last weekend.
Bay Area residents live longer; here's why
Bay Area residents are among the nation's longest-lived people, surviving on average more than a decade longer than residents of rural Kentucky, West Virginia or Mississippi.
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Mi Pueblo files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Mi Pueblo, the festive Bay Area supermarket chain and icon of family-grown Hispanic businesses, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, citing a dispute with its primary lender, Wells Fargo.