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  1. NASA Mars Rover Has Found Organic Molecules In Martian Soil For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFGate

    "This is a really exciting discovery because we have been looking for organic compounds for decades on the surface of Mars and this is the first time that we've actually found Martian organic material in the surface," explains Mars Science Laboratory Participating Scientist Danny Glavin "Now what's exciting about this discovery is it gives us new hope in the search for chemical evidence of life. We've found the organic material.

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  2. MIT pulls online lectures over harassment claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | SFGate

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology says it has removed a retired physics professor's lectures from an online learning platform after a school investigation found he had sexually harassed a woman. MIT said in a statement that it began investigating after receiving a complaint in October from a woman who said Walter Lewin had sexually harassed her online.

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  3. Walden Pond where Thoreau lived simply goes solarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | SFGate

    In this May 26, 2010 file photo, Collette Royer, of Cambridge, Mass., left, sits on the edge of Walden Pond, in Concord, Mass., with her parents Harvey, center, and Floyce Royer, right, both of Fallbrook, Calif. The simple, serene place that inspired Henry David Thoreau's work the most is going solar.

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  4. Couple's summer kingdom of marital blissRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | SFGate

    Grooms Geoffrey Herrick and Sean Kelley dance in a procession of wedding guests led by a marching band to the reception at Squaw Valley Lodge. Geoffrey Herrick and Sean Kelley's Wedding.

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  5. Engineers have high hopes for cheetah robot Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | SFGate

    In this Sept. 30, 2014 photo, researcher Hae Won Park plugs the batteries into a robotic cheetah at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.

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  6. Ferguson lesson: Police can better calm...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | SFGate

    The grand jury that declined to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson was focused on whether he might have acted in self-defense when he shot and killed unarmed, 18-year-old Michael Brown . But the case raises another question: Could Wilson have avoided getting into a spot where he had to make that split-second, life-or-death decision? Departments around the country have in recent years stepped up their training in "de-escalation" - the art of defusing a tense situation with a word or a gesture instead of being confrontational or reaching for a weapon.

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  7. Mom in Oakland skirt-burning attack: 'We do not hate Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | SFGate

    Karl Fleischman and Debbie Crandall, parents of assault victim Sasha Fleischman, speak outside court in Oakland after the teen's attacker was sentenced. The mother of an "agender" teen whose skirt was set aflame on an AC Transit bus in Oakland last year told the 17-year-old attacker Friday that he did a "horrible, terrible thing" but added, "We do not hate you."

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    Nov 14, 2014 | SFGate

    Wealth-X recently ranked the business college MBA programs with the most billionaire alumni. Click through to view the top 10. 10. London Business School Number of billionaire alumni: 4 In October, Wealth-X ranked the Five schools with the most billionaire undergraduate alumni.

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  9. Globetrotter: Vans Triple Crown of Surfing in Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | SFGate

    St. Maarten observes Nov. 11 as St. Maarten's Day, commemorating the anniversary of the island's sighting in 1493 by Christopher Columbus. Haleiwa, Hawaii: North Shore Oahu's big waves draw big crowds, especially for the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing.

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    Nov 6, 2014 | SFGate

    Rajesh Bindu, who works in application operations, visit with his father and mother Dinkar and Bhagyavat Bindu, who are visiting from India, during the Bring in Your Parents Day event at LinkedIn on Thursday Nov 6, 2014, in Mountain View, Calif. Jen Franco, who works in the internal audit department plays a game of ping pong with her father Francisco Zepeda after a lunch break, during the Bring in Your Parents Day event at LinkedIn on Thursday Nov 6, 2014, in Mountain View, Calif.

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  11. 10 Things to Know for...Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | SFGate

    In this June 19, 2008 photo, Tom Magliozzi, co-host with his brother Ray of National Public Radio's "Car Talk" show, poses with a caricature of himself in Cambridge, Mass. NPR says Magliozzi died Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 of complications from Alzheimer's disease.

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    Nov 3, 2014 | SFGate

    Tom Magliozzi, one half of the brother duo who hosted National Public Radio's "Car Talk," where they bantered with callers and commiserated over their car problems, died Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease, the news organization said. He was 77. "Car Talk" was NPR's most popular entertainment program for years, reaching more than 4 million people a week on more than 600 radio stations across the country.

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    Nov 3, 2014 | SFGate

    Tom Magliozzi, left, and his brother Ray Magliozzi produce "Car Talk," the nationally syndicated car show on WBUR in Boston in 1989. Tom Magliozzi has died at the age of 77. Mechanics and talk show hosts, Tom Magliozzi, center, and his brother ray Ray Magliozzi, left, talk to Howie Tarnower, right, at their garage, Good News Garage where clients can work on their own cars.

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  14. Sarepta tumbles on new delay for key...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | SFGate

    Shares of Sarepta Therapeutics plunged Monday after the company said regulators want more data about its muscular dystrophy treatment eteplirsen before they will consider approving the drug. The Food and Drug Administration asked for three years of data on patients who participated in one study of the drug, an independent review of an important result, and more information about the drug's safety.

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  15. Biogen beats Street 3Q...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | SFGate

    On a per-share basis, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had profit of $3.62. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $3.80 per share.

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  16. Biden apologizes to Turkish president over remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | SFGate

    Vice President Joe Biden bites his lip while speaking to students faculty and staff at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, Mass.

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  17. Oprah Winfrey, Harry Belafonte honored by HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | SFGate

    Actor, talk show host and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey, center left, and television producer and writer Shonda Rhimes, right, embrace on stage during the W.E.B. Du Bois medal award ceremonies, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, on the campus of Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass.

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  18. Helen Mirren got online twerking lessons from Miley CyrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | SFGate

    Veteran actress Dame Helen Mirren learned how to 'twerk' by watching footage of pop star Miley Cyrus on the Internet. The Oscar-winning actress raised eyebrows in January when she showed off her butt-shaking skills during an event at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.

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  19. Will Harvard biz school have gender equality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | SFGate

    We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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  20. It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character crazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | SFGate

    We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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