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Video of 49er great Steve Young speaking to the group Affirmation: Gay and Lesbian Mormons.
Oracle keeps its hopes alive with a victory before high winds cancel the second race.
Pope Francis says the Catholic church has grown “obsessed” with abortion, gay marriage and contraception.
Team New Zealand wins another race, leaving it one short of Cup glory.
An America’s Cup jury has banned 2 Oracle sailors and penalized the team 2 points for cheating.
As KQED Science’s Craig Miller reported the other day, “Where there’s fire, there’s smoke. And when the fire is more than 200 square miles and growing like California’s Rim Fire, there’s a lot of it. And in that smoke is quite the witch’s brew of air pollutants.” An air quality alert is in effect until […]
This is an interesting historical item. Today, the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, AP sent out its original report on the 1963 event. Here’s the organization’s “Editor’s Note”: On Aug. 28, 1963, AP reporter Raymond J. Crowley went to the National Mall and chronicled the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which […]