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  1. ARRAY(0x198b05d4)Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say the body of a man found floating in San Francisco Bay last November was that of a missing tech worker. Ha was reported missing after Halloween night, when he was last seen leaving his apartment in the South of Market neighborhood.

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  2. Court: Rent control applies to formerly teen aged tenantRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    A San Francisco resident has succeeded -- for now -- in preventing his landlord from nearly doubling his rent because his parents moved out of the apartment where his family had lived since he was a young teenager. The San Francisco Chronicle says a California appeals court upheld a decision by the city's rent board and ruled last week that Brian Govender must be considered an original occupant of the $1,682-a-month apartment even though he was not a signatory to the lease.

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  3. Anti abortion activists to host rally in San FranciscoRead the original story

    Saturday | My Mother Lode

    Anti-abortion demonstrators will host a walk through San Francisco streets and a rally in the heart of the city as they seek to change what they say is society's perception that abortion is an answer. Organizers of the Walk for Life West Coast say participants on Saturday will hold a rally at the Civic Center Plaza, where they will hear the testimony of a group of women and men about how abortion negatively impacted their lives.

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  4. DNA ties prisoner to 2 of 6 serial killings from 1976Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | My Mother Lode

    DNA evidence linked an Oregon prisoner to at least two of the six serial killings of young women that terrified the San Francisco Bay Area and a city in Nevada four decades ago, investigators say. He is suspected of the other slayings.

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  5. Convict charged with 1976's 'Gypsy Hill' murdersRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | My Mother Lode

    Investigators say DNA evidence has linked an Oregon prison inmate to at least two of five killings of young women that terrified the San Francisco Bay Area for four months in 1976 and that he is being investigated for the rest and the killing of a teenager in Nevada during the same time. The San Mateo district attorney's office on Thursday charged Rodney Halbower, 66, with two counts of murder during the course of rape for the deaths of Paula Baxter, 17, and Veronica Anne Cascio, 18. Their two deaths were among six police say are connected and occurred between January and April in 1976 in California and Nevada.

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  6. California police probe officer's shove of man in wheelchairRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    Authorities in Northern California are investigating an altercation between a police officer and a man in a wheelchair that was captured on video and circulated online. A San Francisco police officer is seen in the video apparently trying to push the man and his wheelchair off the curb of a sidewalk.

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  7. Old phone unveiled in California 100 years after first callRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    Historic telephones will be on display in San Francisco to mark 100 years since the first transcontinental phone call between New York City and San Francisco. On Jan. 25, 1915 the American Telephone and Telegraph Company conducted the call before the opening of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition and World's Fair in San Francisco.

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  8. UC regents to take up Napolitano's new coach bonus policyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    The University of California governing board will take up an athletic coach bonus policy recently approved by UC President Janet Napolitano in a meeting in San Francisco. The UC's Board of Regents on Thursday will discuss the policy which requires that student-athletes meet certain academic standards before a coach can receive any athletic incentive pay.

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  9. Tests results pending on dead birds in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    Nearly a week after a mysterious gray gunk surfaced on shorelines in the San Francisco Bay Area, the substance has killed more than 200 seabirds. As the tally of dead birds has climbed, so has the mystery behind the substance that looks and feels like dirty, rubber cement.

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  10. Police ram 2 pit bulls with car after attack in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    One pit bull was killed when police rammed two dogs with a patrol car south of San Francisco after the animals attacked several people. The San Francisco Chronicle reports police received the first call Wednesday morning from a man in San Mateo who said he had been attacked and nearly bitten by two pit bulls.

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  11. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | My Mother Lode

    Lawmakers promote right-to-die law with family of Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill woman who moved to Oregon to legally end her life.

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  12. Mystery of dead birds in San Francisco Bay Area continuesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco Bay Area officials have begun laboratory tests and necropsies on dead birds found coated with a mysterious substance that looks and feels like dirty rubber cement. More than 100 birds have been found along the shorelines in Alameda, Foster City, San Leandro, and Hayward, east of San Francisco.

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  13. U Haul van smashes into San Francisco store in burglaryRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | My Mother Lode

    Police say two men rammed a U-Haul rental van through a storefront near Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco and drove away after grabbing armfuls of high-end outdoor clothing and gear. Police Sgt.

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  14. Probable Burn Ban This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | My Mother Lode

    A series of consecutive No Burn days may be getting some Mother Lode residents antsy, as this week, an apparent escape debris burn caused an earlier reported small acreage fire . As the local air quality boards look to the state to determine burn days, myMotherLode.com asked the agency to weigh in on local Burn Day probabilities ahead.

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  15. Musk touts Texas for speed of sound transit test siteRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | My Mother Lode

    Entrepreneur Elon Musk says Texas is atop his list to build a five-mile-long test track for his conceptual Hyperloop project that involves shooting capsules full of people through elevated tubes at the speed of sound. He said he discussed the idea with associates the previous evening and envisions teams from universities or companies using the test track to develop designs for the project he revealed in 2013 in California.

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  16. San Francisco mayor to talk affordable housingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | My Mother Lode

    The mayor of San Francisco will discuss his stated agenda of building or rehabilitating 30,000 housing units by 2020. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Mayor Ed Lee will on Thursday address the city's housing affordability crisis that has seen families, seniors and low-income residents driven out by shocking housing prices and the overall high cost of living.

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  17. City Steam Brewing settles dispute with Anchor Steam makerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | My Mother Lode

    A Hartford brewery and restaurant has agreed to change the label on its bottled beers following a trademark dispute with the Anchor Brewing Co. in California.

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  18. Jail inmate escapes work detail in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports that 38-year-old Michael Brandon Gentuso was found and arrested Wednesday night at a homeless encampment near Rohnert Park, California, about 50 miles north of San Francisco. He is being held without bail.

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  19. Father delivers baby in car on side of California roadRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | My Mother Lode

    A man delivered his son in a car on the side of a Northern California freeway and then called off an ambulance and drove the baby boy and the mother to a nearby hospital. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that dispatchers received a 911 call from the man about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  20. Northern California protesters plan protest at train stationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | My Mother Lode

    Demonstrators plan a protest at a San Francisco transit station in an effort to prosecutors to drop charges against activists who halted service in an earlier protest over the Missouri killing of a black man by a white police officer. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1xZcj1x0 that the protesters will gather at 7 a.m. Friday on the underground platform of BART's Montgomery station in downtown San Francisco.

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