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  1. San Francisco mulls limiting elite art school enrollmentRead the original story

    Saturday | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco officials are mulling whether to bar enrollment of non-city residents in an elite creative arts high school. A proposal to limit enrollment to the Ruth Asawa School of the Arts is pending before the San Francisco School Board, the San Francisco Chronicle reported Saturday .

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  2. California man charged with murder in crash that killed 2Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | My Mother Lode

    A San Francisco Bay Area man has been charged with two counts of murder in a vehicle crash into an apartment complex that killed a woman and her toddler daughter. The Alameda County District Attorney's office also has charged 35-year-old Brian Zachary Jones with two counts of felony driving under the influence of alcohol causing injury.

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  3. Grand jury probes utility's ties with California regulatorsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | My Mother Lode

    A federal grand jury is probing potentially illegal ties between executives with California's largest utility and state regulatory officials. The San Francisco Chronicle says Friday that the investigation focuses on Pacific Gas and Electric Co.

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  4. 11 year old struck, killed by San Francisco light rail trainRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco police say an 11-year-old boy was struck and killed by a light-rail train as he ran across a street.

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  5. Maxwell keeps family together, adds big bat, glove in rightRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | My Mother Lode

    Justin Maxwell's 5-year-old daughter, Liana, waits anxiously outside the San Francisco Giants' clubhouse for her father, long after the little girl's bedtime. There is no such thing as a regular schedule for the right fielder's three children these days, and that's just how he and wife Loren want it.

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  6. San Francisco mayor proposes razing part of major interstateRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is floating a proposal to tear down part of a major interstate and build an underground tunnel in a project that would open up a whole new area of the city to redevelopment. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that city officials plan to go public with their ideas next month.

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  7. A glance at digital elements being embraced by storesRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | My Mother Lode

    Retailers are testing high-tech elements in stores, from virtual dressing to interactive shelves. Here are three trends that shoppers will see this year: Who's doing it? Start-ups like Perch Interactive Inc. use projection light and motion sensors and detects when a product is being picked up.

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  8. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | My Mother Lode

    After getting clearance in California to drive on public roads, four of the some 50 self-driving cars have gotten into accidents since September. Lawmakers expect Gov. Jerry Brown to suggest spending more tax dollars on public schools and community colleges while asking for more money to be set aside for a rainy day when he releases his updated budget this week Critics call private bus, shuttle services that offer spacious seating, free Wi-Fi and wait service another sign of elitism in San Francisco.

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  9. San Francisco commuters snub public transit for $6 bus rideRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | My Mother Lode

    The compact city that inspired ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft is offering a new way to get to work: Fancy $6 big-bus rides with spacious seating, free Wi-Fi and attendants who deliver snacks. A company called Leap runs morning and evening commutes that follow public bus routes between the tony Marina district and downtown San Francisco.

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  10. Child pornography arrest for San Francisco consultantRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | My Mother Lode

    Pearce had been a $5,000-a-month consultant for San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. Lee's aides said Friday they have now terminated that contract.

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  11. Rand Paul to open campaign office in San FranciscoRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | My Mother Lode

    Presidential candidate Rand Paul will open a campaign office in a San Francisco shared incubator work space, making him the first 2016 presidential candidate to stake a claim to the Silicon Valley tech vote. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Paul plans to announce the office on Saturday during a visit to San Francisco.

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  12. San Francisco protesters want moratorium on evictionsRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | My Mother Lode

    Hundreds of protesters are rallying at San Francisco City Hall for a temporary halt to tenant evictions in one of the most diverse and popular neighborhoods in the city. Protesters wore red t-shirts at Friday's rally that said, "Just Cause" and one woman held a sign that read, "Tenants Together."

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  13. Family stuck in forest for 2 days tried to alert rescuersRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | My Mother Lode

    A man who went missing with his young children in a rugged area of Northern California says he spent more than two days trying to get the attention of rescuers by putting pink blankets in trees and leaving bottles by a river. Nicholas Vlahos told San Francisco news station KGO-TV that he and his children also had fires going and put yellow straps everywhere before rescuers found them.

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  14. a Newa Mark Twain Tale Depicts Mother Lode MinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | My Mother Lode

    Brought to light nearly 150 years after Mark Twain began writing about the Mother Lode, a tale of two Tuolumne County miners has provided myMotherLode.com the opportunity to give Mark Twain a posthumous byline as we share his "latest" story. Twain's piece is a sample from what will be the forthcoming collection of Mark Twain's San Francisco Letters to the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise and other California Newspapers, 1865-1866.

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  15. Ex cup executive planning 12 meter regatta in San FranciscoRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | My Mother Lode

    A former America's Cup executive is launching a new international regatta, the Golden Gate Yacht Racing Challenge, which will be sailed annually on San Francisco Bay beginning in July 2017 in an updated version of the venerable 12-meter class. Tom Ehman, who most recently had been with the America's Cup Event Authority, says he wants to restore stability and style to yacht racing.

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  16. California transgender inmate's lawyers seek swift surgeryRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | My Mother Lode

    Attorneys for a transgender prison inmate said Wednesday that she could have sex reassignment surgery as early as next month if California correctional officials quickly approve the procedure. U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar last month ordered the state to pay for the surgery.

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  17. Attorneys spar over swift sex change for California inmateRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | My Mother Lode

    Attorneys for a transgender prison inmate say she could have sex reassignment surgery as early as next month if California correctional officials quickly approve the procedure. Michelle-Lael Norsworthy's lawyers said in a court filing Wednesday that a qualified surgeon is available as early as June 5. Surgeons also are available in July and August to operate on the 51-year-old, whose birth name is Jeffrey Bryan Norsworthy.

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  18. Hillary Clinton visits San Francisco Chinatown tea shopRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | My Mother Lode

    Presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has taken time out from raising money while in San Francisco to visit a tea shop in Chinatown. Scores of tourists and residents were waiting outside the Red Blossom Tea Company Wednesday as Clinton chatted inside with shop owner Alice Luong and Mayor Ed Lee.

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  19. Delays expected on San Francisco commuter trainsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | My Mother Lode

    Commuters traveling by Bay Area Rapid Transit trains should expect delays Wednesday due to a deformity on a stretch of track that will require repair. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Wednesday that the problem track is between the Civic Center and 16th Street Mission stations in San Francisco.

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  20. Hillary Clinton fundraising in San Francisco Bay AreaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | My Mother Lode

    Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will visit the San Francisco Bay Area this week for two days of private fundraising in the homes of billionaires and big donors. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Wednesday Clinton's three fundraisers Wednesday and Friday are all closed to the public and press.

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