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  1. Final In Series Of Storms Set To Hit On Holiday Getaway FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] Traffic moves through a flooded section of highway 101 on December 11, 2014 in South San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Bay Area is being hit with a severe storm that is bringing high winds and heavy rain that have toppled trees and caused local flooding.

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  2. Dance Mission Faces Rent Hike, Uncertain FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Mission Local

    Stepping out of the BART at 24th and Mission at most hours of the day one is likely to hear the pulse of African drums, hip hop, or salsa emanating from the second floor studios of Dance Brigade's Dance Mission Theater. But that music may not continue forever.

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  3. Wright Medical Group, Inc. to Participate in 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Freshnews

    Wright Medical Group, Inc. announced today that it will be participating in the 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 12, 2015, at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California. Robert Palmisano, president and chief executive officer, will present at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

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  4. 'Tis the season of SantasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Diver Mark Lane, dressed as Scuba Santa Claus, is greeted by children after plunging into the 212,000 gallon Philippine Coral Reef tank at the California Academy of Sciences on Dec. 17 in San Francisco. 'Tis the season of Santas Diver Mark Lane, dressed as Scuba Santa Claus, is greeted by children after plunging into the 212,000 gallon Philippine Coral Reef tank at the California Academy of Sciences on Dec. 17 in San Francisco.

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  5. a Big Eyesa artist Margaret Keane gets her Hollywood breakRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Washington Post

    Never mind that it was Walter, her husband at the time, who launched the art world lie that seduced the media and movie stars and landed him on "The Tonight Show." As he charmed the public, she remained locked in a smoky studio, pumping out the portraits of doe-eyed children that became a profitable fad in the 1950s and '60s.

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  6. Police Blotter: UPS truck burglarized at stoplightRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Tuscaloosa Avenue, 4:28 p.m. Monday A resident who allowed a plumber into her house, a male in disguise who claimed her water was contaminated and that he needed to run the taps inside, discovered cash and jewelry missing after he left. Wilburn Avenue, 5:11 p.m. Monday Jewelry was stolen from a residence by two men dressed as plumbers who talked their way in by claiming the was water was contaminated.

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  7. Driven by Climate Change, 'Nuisance' Flooding to Become Commonplace in US Coastal AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Common Dreams

    By 2050, a majority of U.S. coastal areas-including urban centers such as Baltimore, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Boston-will likely be threatened by 30 or more days of flooding each year due to dramatically accelerating sea level rise, according to a new study by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration . The paper, "From the Extreme to the Mean: Acceleration and Tipping Points for Coastal Inundation due to Sea Level Rise," was published Thursday in the American Geophysical Union's online peer-reviewed journal Earth's Future.

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  8. Former Grateful Dead Manager Dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Bay Area

    File image: Former Grateful Dead manager Rock Scully attends the 10th Anniversary Billboard Touring Conference & Awards at the Roosevelt Hotel on November 14, 2013 in New York City. The former manager of the Grateful Dead died Tuesday at 73 near his home in Monterey, according to the Monterey Herald .

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  9. Comparisons : What $3,500/Month Rents You in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various San Francisco neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $3,500.

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  10. The Procrastinator's Guide to NYE in the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 7x7

    Believe it or not, two weeks from now, it'll already by 2015. And if you live in the Bay Area, you know that it's the one night a year that the fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants residents actually make plans ahead of time.

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  11. Weekend Top 10: Dinosaurs galore; Charlie Brown and serious West Coast funkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    2 "A Charlie Brown Christmas -- Live": The beloved Peanuts characters come to life with this live-action show featuring the San Francisco Symphony and Chorus, with guest vocalist Lisa Vroman, performing those classic Vince Guaraldi Charlie Brown tunes and other seasonal favorites. PATRICK MURPHY/WALKING WITH DINOSAURS An Ankylosaurus is among the cast of characters featured in "Walking with Dinosaurs," the hit multimedia show coming to SAP Center Dec. 25-28.

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  12. Police: Drunk man shot while entering wrong houseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Police say an intoxicated man was shot by a suburban San Francisco homeowner after breaking into a house he thought was his own. The Oakland Tribune reports the man was taken to an area hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

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  13. Year in Review: TMC aims to translate research to revenue with commercialization effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    The city of Houston has long been known as the energy capital of the world, but the Texas Medical Center and the life sciences community have made big efforts to change that. In years past, the Texas Medical Center Corp., the organization that acts a governing body for the different institutions inside the TMC, has long been known as the parking lot and maintenance managers on the TMC campus.

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  14. End of an era for Ming s in Palo AltoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    A Ming's manager takes the first hit to the traditional encrusted "fortune" chicken at Chinese New Year in 2000. No more Chinese New Year banquets with lion dances.

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    4 spot in Chartis' RiskTech100A . Company recognized as the Regulatory Reporting Category Leader, marking four year... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed Banco de Costa Rica's Issuer Default Rating at 'BB+' and short term IDR at 'B'.

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  16. Imprivata to Present at The 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan 2015 Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Omar Hussain, President and CEO, and Jeff Kalowski, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the conference in San Francisco, California on Wednesday, January 14th at 3:30 PM PST. An audio webcast of the presentation will be available live and archived on Imprivata's investor relations website at http://investor.imprivata.com Imprivata is a leading provider of authentication and access management solutions for the healthcare industry.

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  17. 2014 Dodgers review: Yasiel PuigRead the original story

    1 hr ago | True Blue LA

    Yasiel Puig provided the Dodgers most of the same electric results he showed in his debut in 2013 again in 2014, his first full season in the majors. Here is a review of his fantastic sophomore season.

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  18. Liverpool's Mario Balotelli suspended over offensive Instagram postRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Italian striker known as "Super Mario" posted an image of the video game character Mario with the comment: "Don't be Racist! Be like Mario. He's an Italian plumber created by Japanese people who speaks English and looks like a Mexican ... jumps like a black man and grabs coins like a Jew."

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  19. Food Startup Hampton Creek Raises $90 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    San Francisco-based Hampton Creek raised $90 million in a strategic Series C financing round, the food technology startup said today. This latest investment brings the company's total funding to $120 million.

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  20. San Bruno blast: PUC's Peevey presides over final meeting, receiving scorn and praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    State Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey presided over a raucous final PUC meeting on Thursday, receiving praise for his environmental stewardship -- as well as criticism for close ties to PG&E and his role in scandals linked to a fatal explosion in San Bruno. The meeting began with two hours of praise for Peevey, but when members of the audience eventually had a chance to voice opposition to PG&E's controversial smart meter program, Peevey told the opponents to be quiet and cut off their microphones.

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