San Francisco has officially accepted to support the “comfort women” statue - representing the women forced to work as sex slaves for Japanese soldiers during World War Two – and the Mayor of Osaka, Japan says he no longer wants to have a sister city...
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Colin Kaepernick made a surprise appearance at the annual Alcatraz Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering event on Thursday morning.Kaepernick posted a video to his twitter as Fred Short, a spiritual leader of the American Indian movement, presented him...
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Like so many in the Fountain Grove neighborhood in Santa Rosa, the Keys family lost their house and all of their belongings in the fire. Despite not being able to celebrate the holidays in their own home the Keys family says they’ve never felt more...
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Family and friends are mourning the loss of a 16-year-old girl after the SUV she was riding in crashed late Wednesday near Livermore.The California Highway Patrol suspects alcohol played a role in the crash after alcohol was found inside the mangled SUV....
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The U.S. Navy has called off search and rescue operations for three sailors not immediately recovered after a C2-A Greyhound plane crashed into the Philipine Sea, the 7th fleet said in a statement. Search and rescue efforts from the crash of the...
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A dog was taken to a veterinarian after tangling with a coyote in Stern Grove on Tuesday afternoon, police said. The pit bull was walking with its owner off leash when it began to chase the coyote, police said. The dog ran into thick...
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For the past three holiday seasons, San Francisco has transformed the Central Subway construction zone on two blocks of Stockton Street just south of Union Square into a shoppers’ respite. Construction stops, holes are fenced off and...
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A 45-year-old man stabbed a 15-year-old boy with a pair of scissors Tuesday at Crocker Amazon Playground in San Francisco after he became enraged over a soccer ball being kicked into the area where he was sitting, police said. The boy...
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Uma Thurman is finally speaking out against Harvey Weinstein.The "Kill Bill" actress took to Instagram Thursday to wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving Day, except, Weinstein. Escaped Inmate Captured in Stockton, Other Still At Large “Happy...
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North Korea's latest defector, a young soldier known only by his family name Oh, is a quiet, pleasant man who has nightmares about being returned to the North, his surgeon said on Thursday, Reuters reported."He's a pretty nice guy," said lead surgeon...
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Thanksgiving in Wine Country has taken on a special meaning this year after the devastating wildfires destroyed thousands of homes.Businesses and community groups in response are stepping up, offering free meals and places for families to gather. ...
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For someone who has spent 20 of her 22 years on this planet striving to go faster on skis, Lila Lapanja not long ago discovered the secret to Olympic success might just exist in slowing down.“Yeah that's actually a good point: slow down to go faster,...
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America's top commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Nicholson, told NBC News Thursday that the war here remains in a "stalemate," but that President Donald Trump's new strategy has reversed a decline in the U.S. position."We are still in a stalemate,"...
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So long, Black Friday. WOW air is going with "Purple Friday," and they're celebrating with eye-popping prices for flights from the Bay Area to Europe.For $129.99, travelers can fly one-way from San Francisco International Airport to European cities such...
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Not stuffing. Not green bean casserole. Not even mashed potatoes. It's salad.That's the most disproportionately common side dish on tables across the West Coast during Thanksgiving, according to FiveThirtyEight's 2015 survey that pulled together side...
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Thousands of runners on Thursday flocked to downtown San Jose for the annual "Turkey Trot" race on Thanksgiving.The 13th annual Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot, which is hosted by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation, kicked off at...
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Thousands of people on Thursday shared a Thanksgiving meal in San Francisco thanks to a long-standing tradition designed to help those in need.Each year, GLIDE dishes out a full holiday meal with all the traditional fixings at Glide Memorial Church in...
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The state Fire Marshal has imposed an extraordinary fire safety order on the California Public Utilities Commission headquarters since the San Francisco building failed an inspection last month, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned.On Oct. 2,...
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Thanksgiving is the kickoff for the season of giving. It brings out the best in many of us, and it’s a special time of year for a special East Bay teenager who has dedicated her life to helping those in need.Now, she needs a little help from others. ...
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On one of the busiest travel days of the year, lots of people were flying in and out of the Bay Area on Wednesday, and lots were hitting the road, accompanied by law enforcement to make sure they do it by the book.All three Bay Area airports expected an...
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Firefighters responded to a two-alarm structure fire in San Jose late Wednesday night.The fire ignited at a commercial building at 1661 Burdette Drive, near the intersection of Tully and King roads in East San Jose, fire officials said. Escaped Inmate...
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GLENDALE, Ariz. — Logan Couture scored his team-best 11th goal to help lift the San Jose Sharks to a 3-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Wednesday night.Joe Thornton also scored and Joel Ward added an empty-net goal with 47.8 to play for the Sharks, who...
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Cupertino officials Tuesday night took two major steps toward starting a comprehensive planning process around what should rise on 58 acres that currently holds the nearly vacant Vallco Shopping Center.
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Welcome to another installment from our Executive Gift Guide. Looking to find that perfect bottle of wine for someone (or for yourself)? Here are 12 suggestions — enough to fill a case if someone has been extra good this year. Where to find:...
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Welcome to another installment from our Executive Gift Guide. For that executive who's always on the road and on the go, help that person do it in style with these high-flying gifts. Where to find: Tumi Price: $1,595 When it comes to carry-on...
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Natalie Cheung is general manager of drone light shows in the Intel Drone Group at Intel Corporation. Her vision is to bring drone light shows across the globe as a new form of nighttime entertainment.
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Tesla is spending about $8,000 per minute — or $480,000 per hour — as it ramps up production on the Model 3 and adds an electric semi truck and luxury sports car to the mix, according to a Bloomberg analysis. At its current spending rate, the Palo...
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Before there was Sunnyvale, there was Murphy. Named after rancher and farmer Martin Murphy Jr., the city began using its current name in 1901 while the Murphy moniker would get attached to a prominent commercial block downtown. More than a century...
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Editor's Note: The original version of this story said a San Francisco police officer's service weapon was stolen from his car. The story has been corrected to indicate it was his personal gun.Last June, disgruntled United Parcel Service employee Jimmy...
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