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News Pix: Resident Physicians Picket, Saline Shortage and San Jose Rep Closes

June 14, 2014 | 9:00 am

News Pix: Resident Physicians Picket, Saline Shortage and San Jose Rep Closes

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The news in photos from around the Bay Area.

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Reliving the Glory Days of the Bay Bridge Through Hollywood Movies

June 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm

Reliving the Glory Days of the Bay Bridge Through Hollywood Movies

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With glaring anachronistic errors, relive the 75-year history of the Bay Bridge in technicolor (and B&W).

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California Visual Effects Industry Struggles in Face of Foreign Subsidies

June 6, 2014 | 12:00 pm

California Visual Effects Industry Struggles in Face of Foreign Subsidies

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Sony Imageworks is just the latest to leave L.A., taking roughly 300 jobs to its new home in Vancouver.

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San Jose Skate Closes Saturday, Leaving Decades of Memories Behind

May 30, 2014 | 7:30 am

San Jose Skate Closes Saturday, Leaving Decades of Memories Behind

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Roller-skating enthusiasts are losing their venue, which is to be redeveloped into a retail space.

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San Francisco Mayor Lee Offers George Lucas a Waterfront Museum Site

May 29, 2014 | 5:14 pm

San Francisco Mayor Lee Offers George Lucas a Waterfront Museum Site

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On the Embarcadero, the site is situated between the Bay Bridge and the Giants baseball stadium.

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Maya Angelou: Remembering a Cultural Giant’s Life in San Francisco

May 28, 2014 | 9:22 am

Maya Angelou: Remembering a Cultural Giant’s Life in San Francisco

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For the poet and novelist, courage was a cardinal virtue, a lesson learned in part during her life here.

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Abstract Math Concepts Spring to Life at UC Square Dancing Club

May 19, 2014 | 3:53 pm

Abstract Math Concepts Spring to Life at UC Square Dancing Club

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Math and puzzle people see square dancing like solving a Rubik’s Cube — challenging and computational.

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Gordon Willis, Woody Allen’s Cinematographer, Dies

May 19, 2014 | 3:23 pm

Gordon Willis, Woody Allen’s Cinematographer, Dies

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He shot eight films with Allen and was dubbed the “Prince of Darkness” for his use of shadows. …read more

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Video: Tens of Thousands Turn Out for Slightly Subdued Bay To Breakers

May 19, 2014 | 2:29 pm

Video: Tens of Thousands Turn Out for Slightly Subdued Bay To Breakers

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The race isn’t what it once was, but it’s still a good time.

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Native Americans Say No to Naming Lake Tahoe Cove for Mark Twain

May 19, 2014 | 7:03 am

Native Americans Say No to Naming Lake Tahoe Cove for Mark Twain

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Nevada agency drops idea of naming a cove for author after tribe cites racism in his writings.

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