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  1. Decades-old scientific paper may hold clues to dark matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science

    Here's one reason libraries hang on to old science journals: A paper from an experiment conducted 32 years ago may shed light on the nature of dark matter , the mysterious stuff whose gravity appears to keep the galaxies from flying apart. The old data put a crimp in the newfangled concept of a "dark photon" and suggest that a simple bargain-basement experiment could put the idea to the test.

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  2. Palo Alto: Study recommends expanding community shuttle serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Campbell Reporter

    Palo Alto should expand its free community shuttle service to include a route between the University Avenue Caltrain station and the North Bayshore area in Mountain View, according to a new study. The study by Fehr & Peers Transportation Consultants also recommends increasing service on the existing Crosstown shuttle, which runs along Middlefield Road between Charleston Road and the train depot, as well as testing out a trolley between downtown and the Stanford Shopping Center.

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  3. Silicon Valley firm fined for paying 8 Indian workers Rs 75 an hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    No, going to the US for work does not mean a good pay packet for all Indians. A company in Fermont, California, has been caught paying eight Indian employees as low as $1.21 per hour last year.

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  4. Federal Grand Jury Indicts Alleged Ringleaders of Brothel NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A federal grand jury in San Francisco has indicted ten people who allegedly ran a network of 40 brothels throughout the Bay Area employing women trafficked primarily from Asian countries, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced today. Federal prosecutors said the defendants operated 30 brothels in cities including Pinole, San Mateo, Redwood City, Sunnyvale, Belmont, Fremont, Cupertino, Santa Clara, Foster City, San Bruno, Colma and South San Francisco from at least August 2002 through July 2014.

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  5. Surfing Notes: Coldwater, Mavericks Opening Ceremony on tap this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Wade Carmichael couldn't quite stick this aerial landing during the O'Neill Coldwater Classic Invitational last November and wound up taking second place at Steamer Lane. Event organizers have made the official call for this year's O'Neill Coldwater Classic Invitational, with surfers scheduled to compete Wednesday and Thursday at Steamer Lane in Santa Cruz.

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  6. San Mateo County Prepares for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    While the risk of an Ebola breakout in the U.S. is very low, San Mateo County is taking preparedness for Ebola very seriously. San Mateo County hospitals, labs, and Communicable Disease Program, San Francisco International Airport , Office of Emergency Services, and Emergency Medical Services Agency, which includes fire, police, 9-1-1 dispatch, and ambulance transport, are working together to ensure that a highly coordinated response is in place and ready to put into operation, should a case of Ebola occur in the County.

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  7. Girls volleyball: A hard-earned sweep for MenloRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    That's how Menlo School-Atherton's 25-19, 25-17, 25-23 victory over host Sacred Heart Prep-Atherton ended on Thursday evening. How anti-climatic.

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  8. Giants pride on full display in South BayRead the original story

    Yesterday | KTVU Oakland

    By no means is San Francisco the only place where you'll find San Francisco Giants pride on display. Businesses in the South Bay are doing their part to root and support the team and it's proving to be quite profitable.

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  9. Church Songs of Ireland concert offered by Nativity Church on Oct. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | InMenlo.com

    Enjoy a concert of Irish hymns and songs covering the seasons of the year from All Saints and All Souls, to Christmas and St. Patrick's Day, to Easter and summer, celebrating Irish saints through music and Sunday, Oct. 26 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm at Nativity Church, 210 Oak Grove Avenue, Menlo Park.. Featured will be treble soloists Alexander and Luke Edward Harding Bradley with pianist Jill Mueller.

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  10. Football: CdM's Barbato can play offense tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Pilot

    Leading up to last week's football game, Corona del Mar High's Barrett Barbato switched sides. He went from strong safety to lining up at tailback in practice.

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  11. Police Beat: Man cited in Menlo Park for possessing stolen Google bicycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Campbell Reporter

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  12. 25th Anniversary of San Fransicso Quake Holds Lessons for Southern IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    The 1989 Loma Prieta quake destroyed shopping malls and entire neighborhoods. It's something that Southern Illinois researchers say holds important lessons for those of us living in the Midwest.

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  13. New Inbox App Changes The Way You Manage Emails, Google Has Already Started Sending Inbox InvitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    The Gmail team at Google is working on a new app called "Inbox," which will easily help its users in managing their messages that they receive in a day seamlessly. Essential information like upcoming events, flight details, photos and documents and so on that are present in your messages will be highlighted by the Inbox app.

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  14. Bay Area prostitution ring busted by fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    Ten people have been indicted in connection with a prostitution ring that recruited Asian women to work as prostitutes in dozens of brothels throughout the Bay Area for over a decade, officials announced Thursday. The defendants -- Allen Fong, Ya Huai Hung, Leow Wan Ru Veron, Robert Chun, Jie Mu, Laurence Shu Kwan Lee, Kevin Hartig, Waylon Fong, Angelina Chuong, and Chonthicha Jaemratanasophin -- face charges of conspiracy, use of interstate and foreign commerce to promote prostitution, money laundering and importation of people for immoral purposes, according to a release from the U.S. attorney's office.

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  15. Online petition calls for living wage for Facebook driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    The Teamsters are organizing Facebook shuttle bus drivers after extensive coverage from USA TODAY brought to light tough working conditions. Online petition calls for living wage for Facebook drivers The Teamsters are organizing Facebook shuttle bus drivers after extensive coverage from USA TODAY brought to light tough working conditions.

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  16. Roadshow: Is it legal to pass in the carpool lane?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Campbell Reporter

    Q Is it legal for drivers to use the carpool lane as a passing lane? The FasTrak lane on the San Mateo Bridge moves quite slowly until cars have moved over to get into the cash lane. Unless there are a lot of cars with stealth baby seats, it seems like quite a few single drivers are using the carpool lane to bypass some of the growing traffic.

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  17. Mozart's Grand Mass - Masterworks Chorale October 25-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    Masterworks Chorale presents its 51st season opener concerts on October 25-26 at Carlmont Performing Arts Center, 1400 Alameda de las Pulgas in Belmont, CA. Written as a deeply-felt expression of love, gratitude and devotion, Mozart's Grand Mass in C Minor stands at the pinnacle of the composer's artistic achievement.

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  18. Marine vet Milo Imrie gets a second chance after time in solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... to the man he assaulted, apologizing for his behavior and wishing he could take it all back. In the San Mateo County courtroom July 25, Imrie received a second chance, freed after serving 11 months in solitary confinement and returning to plead no ...

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  19. Irrigation wellRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    Dear Councel, Please do not approve drilling wells in public parks for private club irrigation purposes. We truly hope that you will be able to make the right decision that will benefit the majority of Menlo Park population.

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  20. MPCD Forum: The End of The World (As We Know It)? .Read the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    Menlo Park Residents: I received a recent SaveMenlo mailer that asks residents to either sign its initiative petition NOW or suffer dire consequences .

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