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Bay Area Lightning Strikes Plane, Explodes Trees, Hits Woman

April 1, 2014 | 12:17 pm

Bay Area Lightning Strikes Plane, Explodes Trees, Hits Woman

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The Bay Area got lit up yesterday: Lightning strikes caused minor damage around the region.

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Rain, Hail Forecast For San Francisco Bay Area

April 1, 2014 | 9:06 am

Rain, Hail Forecast For San Francisco Bay Area

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The storm warning covers San Francisco, Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

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Uber’s Controversial Insurance Policy is Secret No More

March 26, 2014 | 2:39 pm

Uber’s Controversial Insurance Policy is Secret No More

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The ride service company’s insurance policy had long been secret until someone leaked it Monday.

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Seattle, Chicago Put the Screws to Lyft, UberX

March 18, 2014 | 3:27 pm

Seattle, Chicago Put the Screws to Lyft, UberX

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Around the country, regulators apply pressure to the San Francisco-based ride-service firms.

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Despite Keith Olbermann, I Still Dig Barry Bonds

March 18, 2014 | 11:58 am

Despite Keith Olbermann, I Still Dig Barry Bonds

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The sports pundit rants against the Giants’ recent embrace of Bonds, but one fan remembers the slugger fondly.

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San Francisco’s Le Video Looking For New Model to Survive

March 14, 2014 | 2:32 pm

San Francisco’s Le Video Looking For New Model to Survive

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Le Video, a favorite place to rent movies among San Francisco film lovers, said it may soon close.

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UberX, Lyft Expand Driver Insurance

March 14, 2014 | 8:51 am

UberX, Lyft Expand Driver Insurance

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The ride-service companies attempt to close a well-publicized “insurance gap.”

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City by City, Lyft and Uber Take on Taxis, Regulators

March 3, 2014 | 3:23 pm

City by City, Lyft and Uber Take on Taxis, Regulators

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Breakdown of various efforts around the country to regulate the fast-growing ride-service firms.

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‘Yosemite HD II’: An Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse Video

March 3, 2014 | 11:26 am

‘Yosemite HD II’: An Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse Video

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Project Yosemite visited two dozen locations on nine trips to the national park. The result is surreal.

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What UberX Drivers Are Saying About Their Training and Safety Issues

February 20, 2014 | 8:00 am

What UberX Drivers Are Saying About Their Training and Safety Issues

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Some who have driven for the service raise concerns over distracted driving and safety issues.

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