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July 18, 2012 | 8:40 am

A.M. Splash: Silicon Valley Ranks High in Demand for Visas; Bus Rapid Transit Approved in Oakland; Snowy Plover Comes Back

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Silicon Valley ranks highest in “H-1B intensity” for foreign worker visas (SJ Mercury News) The Bay Area ranks behind only metropolitan New York in recruiting high-skilled workers from abroad, but it’s not just Silicon Valley tech giants on the hunt for foreign labor, according to a new report. Sure, a batch of familiar names — […]

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June 19, 2012 | 8:39 am

A.M. Splash: Cities Battle to Regulate Pot; Habitat Expanded for Snowy Plover; Barbieri Sues KNBR

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City attorney wants to keep medical pot regulation local(SF Examiner) City Attorney Dennis Herrera’s office asked the California Supreme Court Monday to overturn a lower court’s ruling last year that could potentially threaten the permitting of medical marijuana dispensaries throughout the state. Habitat set aside for western snowy plover doubles (SF Chronicle) The U.S. Fish […]

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