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Bay Area Grieves for Capsized South Korean Ferry Victims

April 18, 2014 | 8:23 am

Bay Area Grieves for Capsized South Korean Ferry Victims

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Shock and sadness are turning to anger in the Bay Area’s Korean-American community as details emerge.

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As Policing Technology in California Advances, So Do Privacy Concerns

April 10, 2014 | 7:00 am

As Policing Technology in California Advances, So Do Privacy Concerns

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Profusion of new devices lets law enforcement gather data about personal lives of law-abiding citizens.

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Silicon Valley Spends Big Bucks Lobbying in Washington, D.C.

April 2, 2014 | 5:00 am

Silicon Valley Spends Big Bucks Lobbying in Washington, D.C.

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Big Tech is fourth now, right behind Big Health, Big Insurance, and Big Oil and Gas.

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San Rafael’s Roots of Peace Lauds Afghan Security Guards After Attack on Kabul Office

March 31, 2014 | 2:17 pm

San Rafael’s Roots of Peace Lauds Afghan Security Guards After Attack on Kabul Office

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Five Taliban insurgents killed in assault that was aimed at Christian day-care center next door.

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Facebook’s WhatsApp Purchase: Reaching the Next 5 Billion Users

February 20, 2014 | 2:42 pm

Facebook’s WhatsApp Purchase: Reaching the Next 5 Billion Users

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In India, Brazil and Mexico, many more people use WhatsApp than Facebook to send messages.

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FBI: Suspect in Chinese Consulate Arson ‘Heard Voices’

January 6, 2014 | 3:53 pm

FBI: Suspect in Chinese Consulate Arson ‘Heard Voices’

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A 39-year-old Daly City man says he targeted consulate because he was hearing voices speaking Chinese.

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In San Francisco, Chinese Consulate Says Arsonist Caused Blaze

January 2, 2014 | 2:36 pm

In San Francisco, Chinese Consulate Says Arsonist Caused Blaze

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The FBI says the fire was not an act of terrorism but a criminal matter.

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Mandela in the Bay Area: Remembering a Giant in Human Rights

December 5, 2013 | 11:15 pm

Mandela in the Bay Area: Remembering a Giant in Human Rights

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The world mourns the South African leader, and we mark one moment in his long career.

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Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior Docks in San Francisco

November 11, 2013 | 4:33 pm

Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior Docks in San Francisco

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On its West Coast tour, the ship will offer public tours, an art exhibit and a film screening.

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Live Chat: Should the U.S. Intervene in Syria?

September 11, 2013 | 10:45 am

Live Chat: Should the U.S. Intervene in Syria?

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Join John Hockenberry of “The Takeaway” for an 11 a.m. live chat on the U.S. and Syria.

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