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  1. San Francisco credit union robbed twice in one weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | KRON 4

    A credit union on San Francisco's Market Street that was robbed on Friday got robbed again on Tuesday, police said. In both robberies, a middle age black man in a black jacket entered the Redwood Credit Union at 1390 Market St. and demanded money from the teller.

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  2. East Bay Athlete of the Week: Caroline Tague, MiramonteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    THE STAT LINE: Tague, who is headed to Cornell, had seven goals and three assists to lead the Matadors to a 13-10 win over University-San Francisco in the NCS Division II title game. She also had four goals and an assist in a semifinal win over top-seeded Piedmont.

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  3. Is rent out of reach? Study shows how 11 US cities stack upRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | SFGate

    Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday. From Boston to Miami, New York to Los Angeles, more than half of tenants are paying what experts consider unaffordable rents, says a report by New York University 's Furman Center , which studies real estate and urban policy, and bank Capital One, which is a leading affordable-housing lender and financed the research.

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  4. Buyers Purchasing Below Market Value in 59 Percent of U.S. Markets...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    RealtyTrac analyzed average sales prices and estimated market values at time of sale for single family homes and condos sold in April in 315 U.S. counties to identify the nation's hottest seller's markets, best buyer's markets and those markets evenly balanced between buyers and sellers. "Nationwide, in April single family homes and condos sold for almost exactly 100 percent of their estimated full market value on average -- indicating a good balance between supply from sellers and demand from buyers," said Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac.

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  5. CORRECTING and REPLACING ServiceNow to Present at Upcoming Investor ConferencesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ServiceNow A , the enterprise cloud company, today announced that its chief financial officer, Michael Scarpelli, will present at the Bank of America 2015 Global Technology Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, June 3, at 1:20 pm PT and at the William Blair & Company 2015 Growth Stock Conference in Chicago on Tuesday, June 9, at 1:30 pm CT. Individuals may access the live webcast of the presentation at Bank of America from this site and the William Blair & Company event here .

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  6. Review: a San Andreasa is good summer actionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Needless to say, it's a very big earthquake. It starts at the Hoover Dam, snakes its way west to Los Angeles, then cuts north through Bakersfield on the way to the big enchilada, San Francisco.

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  7. San Bruno CA: November Election Ballot Issue ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    November 3, 2015 General Municipal Election to Determine Whether the Positions of City Clerk and City Treasurer Should be Changed from Elected to Appointive; Directing the City Attorney to Prepare an Impartial Analysis of Said Measure; and Authorizing Submission of Ballot Arguments Supporting the Measure on Behalf of the City Council The City of San Bruno is a general law city, and therefore derives its municipal powers from laws enacted by the state legislature. California Government Code section 36501, originally adopted in 1949, requires that the government of each general law city include the offices of City Clerk and City Treasurer, along with the City Council, Chief of Police and Fire Chief.

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  8. NRVS LVRS: Dark melodies and sweet soundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    If you like your indie rock fused with dark melodies and sweet synthesizers, the NRVS LVRS are here to satisfy your auditory needs. Vocalist Andrew Gomez says their musical influences include "erotic film scores of the '60s and '70s."

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  9. S.F. Green Film Festival: Which path to take in - Bikes vs....Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Look, I admit it: I drive, and get irritated at bicyclists and their seeming disregard with safety rules . But I also feel for them in their complex quest to turn San Francisco, that 7-mile by 7-mile maze of tiny streets, into a bike-friendly city.

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  10. Strange plants, fun performers at Botanical Garden partyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    The gates to the San Francisco Botanical Garden, better known as Strybing Arboretum, will be wide open this weekend for a festive, free day that celebrates the 75th anniversary of this San Francisco oasis. The Botanical Garden first opened in May 1940, built on the legacy of Helen Strybing, for whom the garden was named.

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  11. Paul Reiser to do stand-up at Cobb'sRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    "I had forgotten how much I loved it, but the muscle atrophies," Paul Reiser says of regaining his stand-up groove. Paul Reiser spent seven years playing Paul Buchman on the sitcom "Mad About You" opposite Helen Hunt , and then, when the show concluded in 1999, he spent a lot of time, as he puts it, "enjoying being home."

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  12. Pinterest ramps up efforts to attract more menRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    Tim Odell looks over Pinterest postings on his tablet in San Francisco, Calif., on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Odell is a graphic designer who uses Pinterest to give him ideas on recreating 14th and 15th century clothing for projects.

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  13. Golden Gate Bridge faces Hollywood-inflicted peril yet again on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    In this screen shot taken from a trailer posted on YouTube, a computer-generated image of a large wave approaching the Golden Gate Bridge is shown as part of the new movie “San Andreas.” The Golden Gate Bridge has been destroyed repeatedly in movies. Here are 10 films that have done the most damage: Happy Birthday Golden Gate Bridge.

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  14. Immigrants, Latinos Help Drive Business CreationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Laura Gomez launched Atipica, a software startup designed to help companies recruit more diverse workforces, last year in Palo Alto, Calif. Immigrants and Latinos helped drive an uptick in new business creation, according to a measure of 2014 U.S. startup activity to be released Thursday.

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  15. Amber Alert sparks - Heart Shaped Nebula,' with science as...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Gisela Feied is Amara and Hugo Carbajal plays Miqueo in Marisela TreviA o Orta's "Heart Shaped Nebula" at Shotgun Players. Marisela TreviA o Orta fell into play writing by way of poetry.

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  16. Laurie Anderson and the language of improvRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    There were drones when Anderson performed a show of the same title two years ago in upstate New York. But that was outdoors.

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  17. Drink Here Now: Negroni Week and Private Label WineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 7x7

    If any of the dozen new cocktails on Oddjob 's new bar menu taste as intriguing as their names, we may never leave. Made from nasturtium-infused tequila, white peony tea maraschino liqueur, and grapefruit, the Lolita promises a strong, sweet, and tart encounter.

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  18. Alameda County settles suit with blind votersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle

    Blind voters in Alameda County may soon have an easier time voting in privacy after settling a lawsuit requiring better testing and upkeep of audio equipment that allows them to cast push-button secret ballots. The legal advocacy group Disability Rights Advocates announced the three-year settlement Wednesday after approval by county supervisors earlier this month.

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  19. CHP: Girl seen screaming in SUV at Bay Bridge toll plaza is OKRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    A girl seen screaming in this Chevrolet Blazer that passed through the the Bay Bridge toll plaza on Saturday, May 23, 2015 is safe and accounted for, the California Highway Patrol said. A girl seen screaming in this Chevrolet Blazer that passed through the the Bay Bridge toll plaza on Saturday, May 23, 2015 is safe and accounted for, the California Highway Patrol said.

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  20. Gavin Newsom and his great hair may get permanent City Hall spotRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    A group of Gavin Newsom admirers, eager to mark his place in San Francisco history, want to put his bust on permanent display in the hallowed halls where he once served as mayor. The honoree proclaims himself a bit reluctant.

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