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Proposed Bayview Homeless Shelter Stirs Up Controversy

April 20, 2014 | 8:00 am

Proposed Bayview Homeless Shelter Stirs Up Controversy

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Some residents complain the neighborhood is a dumping ground for unwanted city projects.

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Even More Bay Bridge Problems: Corrosive Rust Discovered

April 19, 2014 | 8:30 am

Even More Bay Bridge Problems: Corrosive Rust Discovered

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The corrosion is significant because it leaves the rods and cables in question vulnerable to cracks.

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De-Extinction: Bay Area Researcher Hopes to Bring Back the Passenger Pigeon

April 18, 2014 | 8:07 pm

De-Extinction: Bay Area Researcher Hopes to Bring Back the Passenger Pigeon

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Researchers are working to revive the passenger pigeon, once the most abundant bird in the world. But is it right to turn back the clock?

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UC Offers Admission to Record-High Number of Students

April 18, 2014 | 4:59 pm

UC Offers Admission to Record-High Number of Students

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Number of Latinos increased, and they constitute largest ethnic group among all who applied.

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A Moment: 60 Minutes in a Bar with Gabriel Garcia Marquez

April 18, 2014 | 3:36 pm

A Moment: 60 Minutes in a Bar with Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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KQED’s David Markus recounts the time he spent talking at a bar in Cuba with the author, who died Thursday. …read more

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Easter, Earth Day, Cherry Blossoms and 420: How to Get Around SF This Weekend

April 18, 2014 | 2:17 pm

Easter, Earth Day, Cherry Blossoms and 420: How to Get Around SF This Weekend

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City officials are bracing for hundreds of thousands of visitors to San Francisco for the celebratory weekend.

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News Pix: New BART Cars, Berkeley Fire and Modern Art in Silicon Valley

April 18, 2014 | 11:30 am

News Pix: New BART Cars, Berkeley Fire and Modern Art in Silicon Valley

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This week’s news in photos from around the Bay Area.

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Male in Life, Female in Death: The Story of Christopher Lee’s Death Certificate

April 18, 2014 | 11:18 am

Male in Life, Female in Death: The Story of Christopher Lee’s Death Certificate

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Friends asked, “Why does it say female? He was male.” And they’ve gone to Sacramento to change the law. …read more

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Economic Recovery Continues as State Added Jobs Last Month

April 18, 2014 | 10:38 am

Economic Recovery Continues as State Added Jobs Last Month

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The unemployment rate in California is down nearly 12 percent from what it was in March last year.

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SpaceX Launches its Dragon Spacecraft to the International Space Station

April 18, 2014 | 9:34 am

SpaceX Launches its Dragon Spacecraft to the International Space Station

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SpaceX, a private space company, is trying again on Friday to launch its Dragon spacecraft. …read more

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