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  1. Jury finds ex San Francisco bank executive guilty of fraudRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag said Thursday a federal jury in Oakland found 66-year-old Ebrahim Shabudin guilty of conspiring with others within the bank to falsify key bank records as part of a scheme to conceal millions of dollars in losses and falsely inflate the bank's financial statements. United Commercial Bank received $298 million from the Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP, in 2008 during the height of the nation's financial crisis.

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  2. San Francisco Chronicle heir, board member Nan McEvoy diesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Nan Tucker McEvoy, the last member of the founder's family to head the San Francisco Chronicle and a prominent olive oil rancher, died Thursday after a long convalescence. She was 95. The San Francisco Chronicle said in a story that McEvoy died peacefully at home in San Francisco.

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  3. Suspects in $700,000 Charleston jewelry robbery arrestedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Charleston police say they have arrested suspects in San Francisco and Atlanta and charged them in the robbery of $700,000 of jewelry from a downtown store. Authorities told media outlets that 35-year-old Charles Johnson of San Leandro, California, and 34-year-old Aquabeus Moore of Riverdale, Georgia, were charged this week with armed robbery.

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  4. Owners shoot down most replay proposalsRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | My Mother Lode

    NFL owners shot down nearly every video replay proposal brought to their meetings Tuesday, while approving six safety rule changes. Of the 13 replay alterations proposed, including extending the number of coaches' challenges and letting them challenge all officiating calls, the only one passed will allow game officials to use replay for clock issues at the end of a half, game or overtime if more than 1 second remains.

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  5. Elton John, Sam Smith, Kendrick Lamar head up Outside LandsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | My Mother Lode

    The foodie music festival Outside Lands is celebrating its eighth year with a mix of established superstars and new ones, from Elton John and D'Angelo to Kendrick Lamar and Sam Smith.

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  6. Inmate on the loose in San Francisco after brazen escapeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco sheriff's deputies are searching for an inmate who escaped from a police escort while taking out the trash. KNTV in San Jose reports Tuesday that the escape happened Monday night -- the second such breakaway in San Francisco in eight months.

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  7. Longtime SF Giants beat writer Nick Peters dies at 75Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | My Mother Lode

    Nick Peters, a former Spink Award winner who covered the San Francisco Giants for 47 years and loved to mentor young writers, has died. He was 75. Both the Giants and Peters' former employer, the Sacramento Bee, announced that he died Monday at his Northern California home after a long illness.

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  8. Officials: Warning posted in area of deadly bluff collapseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | My Mother Lode

    A warning sign clearly marked the area of a popular Northern California hiking trail where a bluff collapsed over the weekend, killing a woman and injuring her hiking partner, authorities said Monday. Nancy Blum, 58, of San Francisco died Saturday night after she and a man fell about 70 feet when a bluff gave way at the Point Reyes National Seashore, about an hour north of San Francisco.

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  9. Child falls through skylight at closed California schoolRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | My Mother Lode

    A 9-year-old boy was injured after he fell through a plastic skylight onto a cement floor at a closed Northern California elementary school. KPIX-TV in San Francisco reports Monday that Novato police Sgt.

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  10. Cliff collapse at California hiking trail leaves 1 deadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | My Mother Lode

    One person is dead and another being treated for life-threatening injuries after a bluff collapsed at a popular Northern California hiking trail. San Francisco television station KPIX reports that the two visitors were standing on the Arch Rock lookout point at Point Reyes National Seashore just before 6 p.m. on Saturday when the bluff gave way.

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  11. "Game of Thrones" to live stream premiere in San FranciscoRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | My Mother Lode

    The U.S. premiere of the fifth season of "Game of Thrones" will be held at a palatial building in San Francisco, aptly suited for the television show about a mythical kingdom. But the City by the Bay is also a leading tech hub and HBO plans to give "Game of Thrones" fans access to the red carpet event Monday by streaming it live on the show's Facebook page.

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  12. ARRAY(0xaa57130)Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | My Mother Lode

    The police shooting in Georgia earlier this month of a naked, unarmed man with bipolar disorder spotlights the growing number of violent confrontations between police and the mentally ill -- an issue that goes before the Supreme Court this coming week. At least half the people police kill each year have mental health problems, according to a 2013 report from the Treatment Advocacy Center and the National Sheriffs' Association.

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  13. Schools nationwide struggle with substitute teacher shortageRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | My Mother Lode

    Carrie Swing wasn't alarmed when her fifth-grade daughter, Ivy, spent a day in a first-grade classroom at her San Francisco school, filling out worksheets and helping younger students read because no substitute could be found for her absent teacher. But when it happened the next four days too, Swing became so concerned that she considered quitting her public relations job to homeschool her daughter.

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  14. Wishing a Wwii Vet a Memorable a Honor FlightaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | My Mother Lode

    Still spunky at 94, retired Mother Lode resident and World War II vet Harry Roberson will be shortly heading aloft on a whirlwind flight honoring his service to the nation. The opportunity came via a family member, who had learned of the nonprofit Honor Flight group's mission to provide veterans, particularly those remaining survivors of WWII, to reflect and visit at their memorials and reminisce with their contemporaries.

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  15. Custody exchange sparks shooting in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | My Mother Lode

    A man is dead and a woman was critically injured after an apparent attempted murder-suicide during a prearranged child custody exchange outside a Northern California home. The Eureka Times-Standard reports the child, a 2-year-old girl, was strapped into a car seat in a car parked in the driveway of a home in a gated community.

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  16. Former California officer ordered to prison in theft caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | My Mother Lode

    A veteran San Francisco police officer who was convicted of stealing money and property from criminal suspects has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison. The San Francisco Chronicle reports U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer on Wednesday sentenced former police officer Edmond Robles to 39 months in prison and ordered him to pay a $25,000 fine.

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  17. Cathedral to remove sprinkler system that drenched homelessRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | My Mother Lode

    The Archdiocese of San Francisco says it has dismantled a sprinkler system it installed at the doorways of the city's cathedral to soak the alcoves and prevent homeless people from sleeping there. The archdiocese made the announcement Wednesday after a barrage of criticism because the system installed at St. Mary's Cathedral during one of the worst droughts in California history was drenching homeless people at night.

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  18. DNA tests help California shelter speed up dog adoptionsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | My Mother Lode

    A quarter of the dogs taken in by one California animal shelter look like Chihuahuas. So how do you make a pet stand out when it's similar to so many other dogs at the shelter? Check the DNA.

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  19. Brown, university president to give briefing on budget talksRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | My Mother Lode

    Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano are preparing to brief the rest of the university's governing board on the progress they have made in ironing out their differences over UC's budget. The two leaders have met twice since the Board of Regents named them as the sole members of a committee charged with recommending possible changes is how the university is structured and spends its money.

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  20. Judge orders Cup champ, fired sailor to discuss settlementRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | My Mother Lode

    A federal judge in San Francisco has ordered attorneys for America's Cup champion Oracle Team USA and Joe Spooner to meet during the next two weeks to discuss a settlement of the fired sailor's lawsuit. Spooner, a grinder from New Zealand, was fired in January after he asked for a raise to help cover the cost of relocating to Bermuda, where Oracle has chosen to defend the America's Cup in 2017.

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