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PG&E Charged With Obstructing San Bruno Investigation

July 29, 2014 | 6:20 pm

PG&E Charged With Obstructing San Bruno Investigation

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The utility faces dozens of charges for violating a safety act and one for obstructing justice.

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Alameda Co. Supervisors Vote to Extend A’s Coliseum Deal 10 Years

July 29, 2014 | 1:52 pm

Alameda Co. Supervisors Vote to Extend A’s Coliseum Deal 10 Years

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This represents the next-to-last step in keeping the team in Oakland for the next decade.

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Four Baby Penguins March to New Home at San Francisco Zoo

July 29, 2014 | 12:59 pm

Four Baby Penguins March to New Home at San Francisco Zoo

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Spectators lined the route to watch four baby penguins waddle their way to a new home.

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Fire Near Yosemite Still Growing; Crews Near Containment on Amador Co. Blaze

July 29, 2014 | 12:30 pm

Fire Near Yosemite Still Growing; Crews Near Containment on Amador Co. Blaze

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One route into Yosemite Valley remains closed as crews try to protect two hamlets from flames.

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Outrage Over ‘Cozy’ Correspondence Between CPUC, PG&E

July 29, 2014 | 10:26 am

Outrage Over ‘Cozy’ Correspondence Between CPUC, PG&E

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San Bruno officials want commission president fired after learning of email exchanges with company.

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CDC: San Joaquin Inmates Should Get Valley Fever Tests

July 29, 2014 | 9:30 am

CDC: San Joaquin Inmates Should Get Valley Fever Tests

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Federal health officials make recommendation after dozens of deaths at two prisons since 2008. Read more …

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Resistance to Translating Prescription Drug Labels

July 29, 2014 | 8:43 am

Resistance to Translating Prescription Drug Labels

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Drug labels here appear only in English, though 44 percent of Californians speak other languages at home. Read more …

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2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

July 28, 2014 | 2:15 pm

2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

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The final curtain falls on California’s 2012 political cash mystery that made national headlines.

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Stockton Native Maxine Hong Kingston Receives National Medal of Arts

July 28, 2014 | 1:53 pm

Stockton Native Maxine Hong Kingston Receives National Medal of Arts

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Author is most famous for her first two books, ‘The Woman Warrior’ and ‘China Men.’

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‘Great Bull Run’ Debuts at Pleasanton Racetrack

July 28, 2014 | 1:28 pm

‘Great Bull Run’ Debuts at Pleasanton Racetrack

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Organizer says about 3,000 people paid $60 to $75 each to run with big, fast, irritated livestock.

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