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  1. California Treasurer John Chiang nixes US Senate runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inside Bay Area

    California Treasurer John Chiang has decided not to seek Barbara Boxer's U.S. Senate seat, the latest prominent Democrat to sidestep the unfolding 2016 contest. Chiang, a former two-term state controller before he captured the treasurer's post in November, had been among more than a dozen potential contenders for the seat that Boxer plans to vacate at the end of her term.

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  2. L.A.'s pet alligatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Inside Bay Area

    An 8-foot alligator found in a Van Nuys backyard this week may have been killing and eating neighborhood pets for decades, a Los Angeles Department of Animal Services officer told the Daily News, but one of the reptile's caretakers said the 'gator would never harm a cat. The residents said they got the alligator when it was a baby and have had it ever since, Animal Services Commander Mark Salazar said.

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  3. Berkeley residents denounce downtown high-rise planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Inside Bay Area

    The Residences at Berkeley Plaza, a 180-feet-tall, 18-story mixed-use complex proposed next to the Shattuck Plaza Hotel and near the downtown Berkeley BART station, was bashed by residents at a Zoning Adjustment Board meeting last week as a monstrosity that will destroy the city's character while offering the community little of lasting value.

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  4. Roadshow: "The" major road debate _ Can we call it "The 101" as they do in Los Angeles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Inside Bay Area

    Q If people say "The I-5", will you really ban their question as you wrote recently? Or, will you change it to "I-5"? Why do you want all questions to conform to the vocal minority? Do you want everything to be bland and monotonous? Will you require Baskin-Robbins to serve only vanilla? Q Are you saying Southern Californians who say "The I-5" cannot write in to Roadshow? Or that they have to conform to the Northern California vocabulary? Are you saying the Northern California vocabulary is correct? Maybe it's the other way around. Did you check with the experts? Q Tell people who get so upset with the word "The" to chill, as you do with others who get upset over minor issues.

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  5. Oakland Tribune editorial: Retirement will prompt a scrum for Boxer's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Inside Bay Area

    Sen. Barbara Boxer announced she will not run for re-election after her 4th term in 2016, on January 8, 2015. Barbara Boxer, 74, won her Senate seat in 1992.

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  6. Oakland tribune editorial: Retirement will prompt a scrum for Boxer's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Inside Bay Area

    Sen. Barbara Boxer announced she will not run for re-election after her 4th term in 2016, on January 8, 2015. Barbara Boxer, 74, won her Senate seat in 1992.

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  7. California Sen. Barbara Boxer won't seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Inside Bay Area

    Merely a week into 2015, California's 2016 election season began with a bang Thursday as U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer -- one of the Senate's most steadfast liberals -- announced she won't seek re-election next year. Boxer's decision not to seek a fifth six-year term sets off what is likely to be a wild succession struggle.

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  8. Can Bay Area out-duel its Olympic foes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Inside Bay Area

    The U.S. Olympic Committee board of directors is scheduled to meet Thursday to perhaps choose San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston or Washington, D.C., as the American candidate for the race to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. There will be no silver or bronze.

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  9. Can San Francisco out-duel its Olympic foes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Inside Bay Area

    The U.S. Olympic Committee board of directors are scheduled to meet Thursday to perhaps choose San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston or Washington, D.C. as the American candidate for the race to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. There will be no silver or bronze.

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  10. Nicholas Sparks separates from wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Inside Bay Area

    The enormously successful 49-year-old romance writer told Us Weekly, "Cathy and I have separated. This is of course not a decision we've made lightly.

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  11. High-density residential development proposed for Richmond-El Cerrito thoroughfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Inside Bay Area

    A major traffic artery into Richmond and El Cerrito may get more clogged if a 172-unit, five-story apartment complex is approved for development next year. The complex is proposed for the 2.58-acre former Dolan Lumber site at 5620 Central Ave., near the Pacific East Mall and just a few blocks from an often-snarled Interstate 80-580 interchange.

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  12. California bullet train getting on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Inside Bay Area

    After a decade of controversy and skepticism that threatened to derail California's bullet train, the state is finally ready to break ground on the San Francisco-to-Los Angeles rail line. The ceremony scheduled Tuesday in Fresno will be largely symbolic, since planning and demolition for a 130-mile stretch of track in the Central Valley began several months ago, but one thing is certain: Once construction begins, the $68 billion bullet train will begin steaming ahead.

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  13. Gwyneth Paltrow has regrets about Chris Martin splitRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Inside Bay Area

    We couldn't say goodbye to 2014 without letting Gwyneth Paltrow get in a few more awkwardly pretentious statements, this time about female bonding, feuding with Martha Stewart and regretting her decision to consciously uncouple from rocker husband Chris Martin. With regard to separating in March after more than 10 years of marriage, Paltrow, 42, told Harper's Bazaar U.K. that she and the Coldplay frontman, 37, have become "best friends" and are "really close."

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  14. Watch Nicki Minaj lose it as a high school actressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Inside Bay Area

    Long before she emerged as multiplatinum rap star Nicki Minaj, Onika Maraj was a student at the Fiorello LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in Queens, New York, with her aspirations set more on Broadway than the Billboard Charts. Now, the British TV series "You Saw Them Here First" has released a short video of Maraj/Minaj rehearsing a tense scene from a play.

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  15. Save the whale-watching datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Inside Bay Area

    Visitors enjoy live music as part of the annual Dana Point Festival of Whales, just south of Laguna Beach. The 2015 event runs March 7-8 & 14-15.

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  16. 'The Interview' elevates YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A computer screen shows Sony Pictures' film, "The Interview" available for rental on YouTube Movies Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles. "The Interview" became available for rental on a variety of digital platforms Wednesday afternoon, including Google Play, YouTube Movies, Microsoft's Xbox Video and a separate Sony website, Sony Pictures announced.

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  17. Menlo Park police arrested package theft suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Police on Thursday arrested a woman suspected of stealing a package from a residential neighborhood earlier this month in Menlo Park. On, Thursday, police responded to a call of several solicitors selling magazine subscriptions in the area of Bay Road and Windermere Avenue.

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  18. Bonny Zanardi: Two new exhibits at StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Work by Patricia McClung is presented in "Visual Echoes," on view at the Stanford Art Spaces new exhibition space in Building 52 of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. A second new exhibition space, at the Center on Longevity in the Landau Building on the Stanford campus, presents "Worldview: Magical Realist Landscapes" by Alejandro Rubio.

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  19. Hicks: Sony's fear and 'The Interview' decision set terrible precedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Since when does Hollywood care about offending anyone -- especially in a foreign country where people can't afford movie tickets and their leader is so ridiculous, no movie could portray him as any more far-fetched than he really is? Apparently, putting an end to an embarrassing email hacking scandal is more important than avoiding a dangerous precedent of allowing any wahoo who hates a film premise to yell "fire" and watch studios run out of their own theaters, screaming like a Nazi with his face melting in an Indiana Jones movie. James Franco and Seth Rogen arrive for the premiere of the film "The Interview" at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, California on December 11, 2014.

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  20. Sony's fear and 'The Interview' decision sets terrible precedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Since when does Hollywood care about offending anyone -- especially in a foreign country where people can't afford movie tickets and their leader is so ridiculous, no movie could portray him as any more far-fetched than he really is? Apparently, putting an end to an embarrassing email hacking scandal is more important than avoiding a dangerous precedent of allowing any wahoo who hates a film premise to yell "fire" and watch studios run out of their own theaters, screaming like a Nazi with his face melting in an Indiana Jones movie.

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