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  1. High court to review California death penalty caseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    The Supreme Court will consider reinstating the conviction and death sentence for a California man in a 29-year-old triple murder in San Diego. The justices said Monday they will hear California's appeal of a federal appeals court ruling that overturned the conviction and sentence for Hector Ayala.

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  2. Fit For the Future Kick-off LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | My Mother Lode

    Top honors for the Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools Fit for the Future Program. The program was started three years ago and its goal is to promote healthy living and fights obesity.

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  3. Kaepernick's fine cut in halfRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick's $11,025 fine from the NFL for what a game official called "inappropriate language" during the 49ers' loss to the Chicago Bears last month was cut in half Wednesday. Kaepernick has denied any wrongdoing when he and Chicago defensive end Lamarr Houston went at it after a fourth-quarter interception.

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  4. Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy water upgradeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco has taken a big step toward securing its water supply with the completion of a $288 million tunnel below San Francisco Bay. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that water from Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park was to begin flowing through the tunnel this week.

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  5. California to pay atheist parolee $1.95 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | My Mother Lode

    The California government will pay $1.95 million to an atheist and former parolee who went back to prison after refusing to participate in a religiously tinged inpatient treatment program. The Record Searchlight reports Barry Hazle Jr. of Redding and his attorney announced the settlement Tuesday in San Francisco.

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  6. Progressive Bay Guardian shuts down after 48 yearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Bay Guardian weekly newspaper is shutting down after being a leading progressive publication in the Northern California city for 48 years. San Francisco Media Co., which has published the paper since 2012, says in a brief statement published on the weekly's website that the last issue will be published Wednesday.

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  7. Night Ride: Playoff games push past 3 1/2 hoursRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | My Mother Lode

    Baseball's postseason has offered up all the drama any fan could ask for this year -- if you can stay awake long enough to see it unfold. With playoff games now commonly pushing past 3 1/2 hours, sticking around from start to finish is becoming a time-consuming task like never before.

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  8. Broken panels on plane only cosmetic, experts sayRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | My Mother Lode

    A Dallas-bound American Airlines flight that departed from San Francisco International Airport turned back and made an emergency landing after some of the cabin's wall panels cracked loose, aviation and airlines officials said. The captain of the Boeing 757 decided to turn around an hour into the flight to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport because of a possible blown air duct, American Airlines spokesman Matt Miller said.

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  9. Kristin Bender to join AP in San FranciscoRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | My Mother Lode

    Kristin J. Bender, a veteran Bay Area reporter who has chronicled many of the region's biggest news stories for the largest local newspaper chain, is joining the San Francisco bureau of The Associated Press. Bender will be a breaking news staffer, reporting on Northern California spot news as it develops.

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  10. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | My Mother Lode

    President Barack Obama will protect from development nearly 350,000 acres within the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles. Los Angeles, San Francisco events cap week in which Obama flew coast to coast to raise campaign cash for Democrats in Nov. 4 congressional elections. 1 comment

  11. Known cougar killed on San Francisco area freewayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | My Mother Lode

    The large male cougar that rattled nerves when it spent much of a day behind a hedge in a Mountain View neighborhood earlier this year was struck and killed by a car on a San Francisco Bay Area freeway. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Thursday that the mountain lion was hit Oct. 3 on Interstate 280 near Redwood City.

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  12. Doug Fister keeps Nationals postseason hopes aliveRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | My Mother Lode

    Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner's one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday. Fister dazzled again in San Francisco, this time in a sensational pitcher's duel with Bumgarner until the Nationals finally delivered after they were held scoreless for 21 innings.

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  13. School bets video game scholarship can draw talentRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | My Mother Lode

    As a teenager, holed up in his bedroom, illuminated by the glow of his laptop, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. Ten-hours-a-day addicted.

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  14. Williams defends decision going to closer StorenRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | My Mother Lode

    Nationals manager Matt Williams has thought long and hard about his decision to remove Jordan Zimmermann with two outs in the ninth and go to closer Drew Storen, and he stands by it a day later. He says he would do it again, even if there's some agony involved given Storen blew the save chance and Washington lost to San Francisco 2-1 in 18 innings, putting the Nationals in an 0-2 hole in the NL Division Series.

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  15. Giants know there's no guarantee with 2 0 leadRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco leads Washington 2-0 in the NL Division Series, two years after losing its first two games at home to the Reds -- just as the Nationals did this time. The Giants became the first team in major league history to overcome an 0-2 deficit in a best-of-five series by winning three straight road games.

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  16. Alex Smith returns to Bay Area to face old teamRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | My Mother Lode

    Alex Smith was booed so many times on his home field at Candlestick Park, he has no idea how he might be received by the old fans when he runs out with the Chiefs to face the 49ers on Sunday. The 2005 No.

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  17. Mom says new tests show daughter is not brain deadRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | My Mother Lode

    The mother of a California girl declared brain dead says she feels vindicated by new medical tests she argues show brain activity. Nailah Winkfield told reporters at a news conference Friday in San Francisco that she hopes the new test results will pave the way for the return of her daughter Jahi McMath to California.

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  18. Ex executive convicted in NY insider trading caseRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | My Mother Lode

    A former chief information officer at a California-based technology company has been convicted in New York of insider trading charges in a scheme authorities say produced $27 million in illegal profits. San Jose, California, resident David Riley was convicted of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and securities fraud Thursday in federal court in Manhattan.

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  19. Utility, others appeal $1.4 billion penaltyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | My Mother Lode

    Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and others on Thursday appealed a proposed $1.4 billion penalty against PG&E in a deadly 2010 gas-pipeline explosion, in a case that has raised repeated accusations of cozy relations between the utility and state regulators.

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  20. Fall heat wave building on California coastRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | My Mother Lode

    Rising temperatures, falling humidity levels and Santa Ana winds are elevating fire danger in bone-dry Southern California, and forecasters say the building fall heat wave will push temperatures well above normal from San Diego to San Francisco. The National Weather Service says Thursday will see the strongest Santa Anas, which will diminish over the next several days even as conditions get hotter and drier, peaking on Saturday with temperatures above 100 degrees in Southern California valleys.

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