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July 4 parades, fireworks, other festivities

Find out where the parades, pancake breakfasts, fireworks and other 4th of July events will be held throughout the Bay Area. 
Wolverton: Apple Music impresses a subscription skeptic

Apple's new subscription music service offers excellent music recommendations, a big library of music and Siri integration, but it comes at a hard-to-swallow price.
 
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Joey Chestnut upset in hot dog eating contest

San Jose's Matt Stonie upset fellow San Josean Joey "Jaws" Chestnut to win the July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory. .  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Five delicious noshes for that picnic basket

Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, addictive fried chicken and tasty salads add up to a quintet of delicious treats for your outdoor feast. 
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.