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  1. 'Time Traveling With Brian Unger' without a TARDIS or DeLoreanRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Zap2it.com

    On Travel Channel's "Time Traveling With Brian Unger," no one is jumping into a DeLorean or a TARDIS phone booth to visit another era, but there is plenty of the past to relive. Indeed, in the half-hour unscripted series that premieres Monday , the actor, comedian and commentator heads to cities across the U.S. to tour well-known landmarks and give a group of locals -- as well as viewers -- a lesson on how they came to be.

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  2. Antioch High sophomore Najee Harris commits to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    Antioch High School football star Najee Harris has orally committed to the University of Alabama, his mother, Tianna Hicks, confirmed early Monday afternoon. Harris, a 6-foot-2, 209-pound running back, rushed for 2,263 yards, averaged 205.7 yards per game, and scored 23 touchdowns during his fantastic sophomore season in 2014.

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  3. Foon Rhee: Let's accentuate the positive on jobs legislation in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    Every year, the California Chamber of Commerce puts out its hit list of "job killer" bills. After each legislative session wraps up, it brags about how many it buried.

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  4. San Jose police: Bicyclist struck by car, but expected to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    A bicyclist who was struck by a vehicle Monday morning suffered major injuries but is expected to survive, according to police. The collision happened at 10:38 a.m. at King Road and Commodore Drive, according to police Sgt.

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  5. Uber To Face Lawsuit For Discriminating Against Blind PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Switched

    Uber Technologies Inc must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, a federal judge ruled. In a decision late Friday night, U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael Cousins in San Jose, California, said the plaintiffs could pursue a claim that Uber was a "travel service" subject to potential liability under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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  6. April 20 TV Picks: ‘Night Shift,’ Astros vs. MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Seattle Times

    After premiering last summer, this medical drama has returned for a second season. The series follows the overnight staff at San Antonio Memorial hospital, and has a large cast featuring Eoin Macken, Freddy Rodriguez, Jill Flint, Ken Leung and Brendan Fehr.

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  7. Inn-Escapable: Napa's cozy Blackbird Inn offers plenty of comfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    Just a short walk from downtown Napa, the Blackbird Inn is a beautiful old home built in 1902 and made into a bed-and-breakfast during the 1990s. It features Craftsman-style architecture -- lots of wood and stone, which almost give the feel of a mountain inn.

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  8. Cats give us paws to thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    Sofie has a water dish in the house and on the back patio. I give her fresh water two to three times a day.

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  9. Ariana Grande, Big Sean break upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    The pair, who officially confirmed their couplehood last October, said on Monday they have decided to call it quits. And, they asked the media in a joint statement to "respect their privacy" as they mend their broken hearts.

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  10. Monday's TV picks: 'Antiques Roadshow' arrives in Santa ClaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    "Antiques Roadshow" : The Roadshow arrives in the Bay Area for the first of three episodes from Santa Clara. Among the highlights: An autograph book that features signatures from John Steinbeck, Leo Tolstoy and Mark Twain.

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  11. Guest commentary: Investing in tech good for all Bay Area communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    I recently read the March 24 guest opinion, "For equality's sake, region should build fiber network," and it struck a chord with me. As mayor of San Leandro and a former school board trustee, I strongly agree that high-speed broadband connectivity is essential to a thriving Bay Area.

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  12. Pelicans' Evans, Holiday questionable for Game 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Inside Bay Area

    New Orleans Pelicans point guards Tyreke Evans and Jrue Holiday are questionable to play in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series against the Warriors on Monday night because of injuries. Pelicans coach Monty Williams said after Monday's morning shootaround at USF that Evans is still recovering from a deep bone bruise in his left knee and Holiday has soreness in his lower right leg.

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  13. San Jose: Overhaul of crime-analysis software for SJPD aimed for year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    For the first time in a decade, the police department is planning to update the software that analyzes crime patterns and projects where officers should be deployed based on those statistics. At Tuesday's city council meeting, the finance department will recommend budgeting about $500,000 to purchase a new crime mapping and prediction system and services from The Omega Group.

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  14. Federal judge: Uber must face lawsuit claiming it snubs blind peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Raw Story

    Uber vehicle displayed during the ride-sharing company's launch in Perth, Australia on July 23, 2014 Uber Technologies Inc must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, a federal judge ruled. In a decision late Friday night, U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael Cousins in San Jose, California, said the plaintiffs could pursue a claim that Uber was a "travel service" subject to potential liability under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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  15. Boone: Jim Harbaugh may 'be clinically insane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | CBS Sports

    Travel to the deepest Amazonian jungle, find a previously undiscovered tribe of hunter-gatherers, learn a few rudimentary bits of their language, ask them about Jim Harbaugh, and no doubt the tribesmen would respond "Oh, Harbaugh, yeah -- that guy's intense ." So that San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone would tell HBO's Real Sports his former coach could be a bit on the driven side isn't a surprise, or anything close.

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  16. Silicon Valley's First Romantic Boutique Hotel Opens as...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | PRWeb

    EnchantA is a charming and unique offering to Silicon Valley...it is a respite and escape, whether for the romantic couple bored with the typical offerings or the business traveler desiring a dignified and unique experience. Enchante Boutique Hotel officially opened on April 15, 2015 making it the first hotel in the Los Altos Village, and the first romantic luxury hotel for the Silicon Valley leisure and business traveler.

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  17. Technodinamika: Russia and USA will develop a fire protection system for MS-21 aircraftRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Avia.Ru

    In 2016-2017 Technodinamika Holding Company will test an advanced fire protection system for the next-generation Russian MS-21 aircraft in cooperation with the US-based Curtiss-Wright Corporation , RIA Novosti reports with reference to Technodinamika CEO Maxim Kuzyuk. "We are going to complete development of the fire protection system in cooperation with Curtiss-Wright by the end of this year, and start its testing in 2016-2017.

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  18. flydubai launches direct flights to Novosibirsk and Nizhniy NovgorodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Al Bawaba

    Dubai-based flydubai today further strengthened its commitment to the Russian market adding Novosibirsk and Nizhniy Novgorod to its comprehensive network in the region. Ghaith Al Ghaith, Chief Executive Officer of flydubai, said: "The addition of Novosibirsk and Nizhniy Novgorod to our network is an important milestone for flydubai's operations in Russia and brings the total number of destinations we serve in the country to 10. Both Russian cities are established economic hubs in the regions and we hope that our direct flights from Dubai will help to open up their tourist and business opportunities to travellers from the Middle East."

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  19. Monday's highlights on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | HeraldNet

    'Time Traveling with Brian Unger' is a new series that has its witty host exploring tales of yesteryear with the aid of CGI graphics. Among the first stops: San Francisco in the early 1900s, when the Golden Gate Bridge was still but a dream.

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  20. Roadshow: Presidio Parkway changes loom in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    Q Driving north on 19th Avenue in San Francisco, I noticed the ramp to south Highway 101 at Doyle Drive has been completed but not opened. Why? A Time to update progress on one of the most expensive road projects ever in the Bay Area.

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