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Therapists, Patients Criticize Kaiser Over Delays for Mental Health Services

July 17, 2014 | 7:03 am

Therapists, Patients Criticize Kaiser Over Delays for Mental Health Services

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Despite complaints, including some from its own practitioners, Kaiser says it provides effective care.

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‘Six Californias’ Opponent Says Time to Take Initiative Seriously

July 15, 2014 | 1:35 pm

‘Six Californias’ Opponent Says Time to Take Initiative Seriously

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A venture capitalist takes the first step in a longshot bid to create multiple states out of California.

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Watch Yoenis Cespedes Crush Many Baseballs to Repeat as Home Run Derby Champion

July 15, 2014 | 8:10 am

Watch Yoenis Cespedes Crush Many Baseballs to Repeat as Home Run Derby Champion

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The A’s outfielder defeats the Reds’ Todd Frazier in the final round.

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MLB to Recognize Gay Former Player Glenn Burke at All-Star Game

July 14, 2014 | 3:46 pm

MLB to Recognize Gay Former Player Glenn Burke at All-Star Game

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The New York Times reports the family of the deceased gay player has been invited by MLB to the game.

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This Weekend, San Francisco Returns to Free Sunday Parking Meters

July 4, 2014 | 2:39 pm

This Weekend, San Francisco Returns to Free Sunday Parking Meters

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Come Sunday, drivers can again save their loose change for doing laundry.

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San Jose’s Joey Chestnut Eats a Lot of Hot Dogs, Proposes

July 4, 2014 | 12:31 pm

San Jose’s Joey Chestnut Eats a Lot of Hot Dogs, Proposes

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The competitive eater wins 8th straight Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest.

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Sonoma Co. Supervisor Presses Kaiser on Mental Health Services

July 1, 2014 | 12:36 pm

Sonoma Co. Supervisor Presses Kaiser on Mental Health Services

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Shirlee Zane’s husband committed suicide while receiving outpatient mental health treatment at Kaiser.

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Around the U.S., Taxis, Regulators, Insurers Having Fits Over Uber and Lyft

June 19, 2014 | 1:25 pm

Around the U.S., Taxis, Regulators, Insurers Having Fits Over Uber and Lyft

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Taxi drivers protest against Uber in Europe, while states launch new efforts to regulate TNCs here.

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Why the San Francisco Chronicle Stopped Using the Term ‘Redskins’

June 18, 2014 | 2:15 pm

Why the San Francisco Chronicle Stopped Using the Term ‘Redskins’

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In light of a trademark panel’s finding that the term is derogatory, a look back at the paper’s decision last fall.

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Once Friendly Territory, California Looks to Toughen Rules for Uber, Lyft

June 17, 2014 | 11:45 am

Once Friendly Territory, California Looks to Toughen Rules for Uber, Lyft

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Proposed laws and regulations could rein in what has been close to a free ride for the startups so far.

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