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First Look: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

September 19, 2014 | 8:30 am

First Look: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

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Exhibition features everything from Legos to teapots to exploring themes of freedom and confinement.

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UCSF’s First Undocumented Medical Student Begins Training

September 9, 2014 | 8:30 am

UCSF’s First Undocumented Medical Student Begins Training

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Against the odds, Jirayut ‘New’ Latthivongskorn is a newly minted medical student at UCSF.

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Wine Grape Harvest Comes Early to the North Bay

August 22, 2014 | 3:32 pm

Wine Grape Harvest Comes Early to the North Bay

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Spring rains and a warm summer have brought the earliest harvest in years to many vineyards.

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Beef Producer Niman Dumps 30 Tons of Meat Caught Up in Recall

August 18, 2014 | 2:09 pm

Beef Producer Niman Dumps 30 Tons of Meat Caught Up in Recall

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Rancher ends fight to save meat recalled even though it wasn’t involved in alleged slaughterhouse scheme.

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California Releasing Some Nonviolent Inmates Early

May 1, 2014 | 7:00 am

California Releasing Some Nonviolent Inmates Early

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Early inmate releases began two weeks ago, according to a Los Angeles Times report released Tuesday.

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State’s Chief Justice Fights to Restore Funding for Courts

April 30, 2014 | 7:33 am

State’s Chief Justice Fights to Restore Funding for Courts

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Tani Cantil-Sakauye, leader of state’s judiciary branch, says cuts have degraded quality of justice.

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Petaluma Slaughterhouse Upheaval Continues, Despite Reopening

April 7, 2014 | 1:10 pm

Petaluma Slaughterhouse Upheaval Continues, Despite Reopening

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Facility gets makeover under new owner. But one rancher says fallout from earlier recall could ruin him.

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A Chance for Bayview Residents to Tell Their Stories

December 7, 2013 | 7:00 am

A Chance for Bayview Residents to Tell Their Stories

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Local organizations are hoping locals will come to tell their stories at a very homey recording studio.

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Who’s Protecting the Abused Elderly?

September 9, 2013 | 10:00 pm

Who’s Protecting the Abused Elderly?

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The state’s Department of Public Health failed to investigate serious cases, including suspicious deaths.

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California Same-Sex Couples Look Forward to Federal Benefits

June 27, 2013 | 12:12 pm

California Same-Sex Couples Look Forward to Federal Benefits

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In 2011, more than 28,000 California same-sex couples reported being married, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. That includes the 18,000 couples estimated to have been married in the brief time that same-sex marriage was legal in the state. Proposition 8 put an end to that, but now that Wednesday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision has […]

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