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California Fire Season: Threat of Dry Lightning Looms

July 21, 2014 | 12:28 pm

California Fire Season: Threat of Dry Lightning Looms

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Weather experts say the next couple of weeks could be some of the worst in state history.

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Long Way to Go Before State May Authorize Autism Therapy as Benefit

July 21, 2014 | 11:30 am

Long Way to Go Before State May Authorize Autism Therapy as Benefit

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State officials said they have not determined whether or not to offer applied behavior analysis therapy.

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Rodents Prompt Berkeley Cleanup of Gilman Homeless Camp

July 21, 2014 | 11:26 am

Rodents Prompt Berkeley Cleanup of Gilman Homeless Camp

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City cleanup of encampment under the Gilman Street overpass is causing tension with homeless advocates.

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R-Rated and Ephemeral: Spinning LGBT History

July 20, 2014 | 9:00 am

R-Rated and Ephemeral: Spinning LGBT History

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The National Park Service is one of several organizations making an effort to commemorate LGBT history.

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Community Brainstorms Future of Intersection for the Arts

July 20, 2014 | 9:00 am

Community Brainstorms Future of Intersection for the Arts

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Discussion continues over the fate of the organization and what it represents for the future of the arts.

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Rise of the ‘Conservatarian’ Hits S.F. this Weekend

July 18, 2014 | 6:35 pm

Rise of the ‘Conservatarian’ Hits S.F. this Weekend

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Reboot seeks to mesh Silicon Valley’s brand of libertarianism with the Grand Old Party’s fiscal conservatism.

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San Leandro Makes Bid to Become East Bay Tech Hub

July 17, 2014 | 1:10 pm

San Leandro Makes Bid to Become East Bay Tech Hub

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City boasts fast fiber network and a resource in short supply elsewhere: room for companies to grow.

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Rep. George Miller Proposes New Rules for Part-Time Work

July 17, 2014 | 8:37 am

Rep. George Miller Proposes New Rules for Part-Time Work

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Bill would protect employees who are fired abruptly or subject to unannounced schedule changes.

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California Water Districts Face Suit for Ignoring Conservation Law

July 17, 2014 | 7:06 am

California Water Districts Face Suit for Ignoring Conservation Law

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Investigative report prompted legal action. And some districts are responding.

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Chevron: No Health Risk from Early-Morning Richmond Refinery Fire

July 16, 2014 | 10:31 am

Chevron: No Health Risk from Early-Morning Richmond Refinery Fire

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Small blaze is contained quickly as fire officials and company give conflicting accounts of the cause.

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