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17 hrs ago | Queerty

Five Reasons Gavin Newsom Deserves More Credit For Marriage Equality Than He Is Getting

As the country races to the inevitable day when marriage equality is the law of the land, most of the focus has been on the plaintiffs and celebrity lawyers who have led the legal challenge to marriage bans.

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Related Topix: Wedding, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Gay/Lesbian, US News, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, US Politics

Sat Aug 30, 2014

SFGate

Steve Kawa is the powerhouse behind San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Mateo County, CA, South San Francisco, CA, Merrimack College, Suffolk University

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Bay Guardian

SF-style cycletracks may spread throughout California under approved legislation

San Francisco-style cycletracks - bike lanes physically separated from automobile traffic - could proliferate in cities throughout California under a bill approved today [Fri/29] by the Legislature, provided Gov. Jerry Brown decides to sign it.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Victorville Daily Press

Is it possible to mix oil and sanctimony?

When Al-Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million in January 2013, former Vice President Al Gore, who co-founded Current, praised the deal.

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Related Topix: The Future, Books, US Politics, US News, Al Gore, Activism, Jennifer Granholm, US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Opinion

NBC Los Angeles

Newsom Urges Funding of Early-Quake Detection System

In an interview aired live on NBC Bay Area, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Sunday's Napa earthquake is a sign that the state needs to do more to fund an early-warning system.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Napa, CA

NBC New York

Earthquake Warnings Worked: Experts

Scientists at UC Berkeley said they received a a 10-second alert when a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the Bay Area.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Oakland, CA

News Max

Democratic Leaders, Candidates Shifting Away From Obama

Democratic leaders are starting to "go rogue," by defying the federal government on immigration, social, policy and more, as approval ratings for their party's leader, President Barack Obama, spiral downward, Politico reported .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Drugs, Elijah Cummings, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

Click2Houston

California quake: The one before the 'Big One?'

The 6.0-magnitude tremor that jolted Northern California on Sunday sparked concerns about whether a more catastrophic earthquake is looming.

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Related Topix: California, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Northridge (Los Angeles, CA)

KSBW-TV

California quake: The one before the 'Big One?'

Relax. This quake wasn't a sign that the dreaded "Big One" is coming -- at least not yet.

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Related Topix: California, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Napa, CA, Geology, Science

Sun Aug 24, 2014

NBC Bay Area

4 Homes Destroyed in Napa Mobile Home Park Fire

NBC Bay Area's Bob Redell reports from Napa where four homes were destroyed by fire at a mobile home park following a 6.0 earthquake.

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Related Topix: Napa, CA, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Gawker

Gavin Newsom Suffering Through Saddest Coworking Sitch In San Francisco

Poor Gavin Newsom. Once he was the Mayor of San Francisco, spending his days working in a golden City Hall, sleeping with his campaign manager's wife , and boozing around town .

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US Governors, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Business Journal

VC Khosla's beach brawl moves to Gov. Brown's desk

A bill that would allow more access to Martins Beach passed the California state Senate Thursday despite protests from Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla , who seeks to block public access to the beach in San Mateo County.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, San Mateo County, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

HeraldNet

Can oil and sanctimony mix?

When Al-Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million in January 2013, former Vice President Al Gore, who co-founded Current, praised the deal.

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Related Topix: The Future, Books, US Politics, US News, Al Gore, Activism, Jennifer Granholm, US Governors, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

California lawmakers pass 3 campaign reform bills

SB1443 would outlaw gifts from lobbyists and reduce the annual overall gift limit for lawmakers from $440 to $200.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

SFGate

Lieutenant governor Gavin Newsom stands next to his office desk at...

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Civic Center

Stop Suing San Francisco, Gavin Newsom

There was a photo-op in front of the San Francisco Ferry Building at lunchtime in anticipation of a meeting between the California Lands Commission and the San Francisco Port Commission.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

CBS Local

Show Notes: August 14, 2014

ROBIN WILLIAMS: Family Reveals He Had Early Stage Parkinson's Disease MILKSHAKES: Stanford Researchers Seeking Milkshake Drinking Study Volunteers _______________________________________________________________ OUTSIDE & MORE WITH PAUL DEANNO 0 = NO FOG, ABNORMALLY CLEAR 1 = COASTAL FOG ONLY 2-3 = TYPICAL FOG PATTERNS 4 = FOG PENETRATES INLAND 5 = ... (more)

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Thu Aug 14, 2014

ESPN

Gavin Newsom wants reform at Cal

In a pair of letters sent this week to the heads of the University of California and California State University systems, California Lt.

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Related Topix: California Government, California

The Campbell Reporter

Martins Beach access bill moves closer to victory

A proposed law to allow public access to Martins Beach passed one of its last major obstacles Thursday in the state Legislature, overcoming intense lobbying by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, the property's owner.

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Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA, Half Moon Bay, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Tue Aug 12, 2014

SFGate

Gavin! Kamala! Together at last a " to...

While political buzz already has state Attorney General Kamala Harris and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom engaged in early competition for a possible 2018 run for governor, the two star Democrats are planning a "must see" - their first-ever joint appearance next month, for the California Democratic Party.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

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