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  1. Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake account suitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2012 | The Daily Breeze

    Wells Fargo has agreed to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over up to 2 million accounts its employees opened for customers without getting their permission, the bank announced Tuesday. It's the first private settlement that Wells has reached since the company paid $185 million to federal and California authorities late last year.

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  2. 7 lucky questions on Raidersa Las Vegas gambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Breeze

    Autumn Wind Williams of Hayward, Calif., listens to civic leaders speak during a rally Saturday in Oakland to keep the Oakland Raiders from moving. NFL owners voted money to allow the Raiders to move to Las Vegas.

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  3. Whata s in the dirt? City Nature Challenge will send citizen scientists afieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Breeze

    In its first year in 2016, a friendly nature challenge pitted Los Angeles and San Francisco in head-to-head competition that sent citizen scientists combing their backyards and local parks for urban wildlife. “Next year we're hoping to take it international,” said Lila Higgins, manager of Citizen Science at the Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum.

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  4. Unheeded warnings and their big consequences: Thomas EliasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Daily Breeze

    Ask the residents of San Jose's drying-out Rock Springs neighborhood and other nearby areas if it pays to ignore warnings about future disasters that seem in normal times to be nothing more than distant, negative fantasies. During the heavy rains of February, when a crisis caused by a poorly built spillway at the Oroville Dam drew worldwide headlines, the San Jose neighborhood and areas around it suffered at least $50 million of avoidable damage to private property and about $23 million in public property damage.

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  5. Two-decade old legal battle over special education brings major changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | The Daily Breeze

    The California Department of Education said that it will comply with a federal court order to improve significantly its system for monitoring special education, after years of legal maneuvering to block the changes. The department said it would end its legal challenges and follow a “corrective action plan” for special education monitoring issued in 2014 by the U.S. District Court of Northern California in San Francisco.

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  6. Time for a sane compromise on sanctuary city policies: Thomas EliasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Daily Breeze

    Despite heavy pressure and some almost casual financial threats from President Trump, there is no need as yet for abandonment of the humane aspects in immigration “sanctuary” laws now on the books in 276 American cities, counties and states. But almost two years after the seemingly random killing of a 32-year-old woman on San Francisco's touristy Pier 14, not far from the landmark Ferry Building, there is surely a need for some compromise.

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  7. Girls draw even with boys in STEM classes, lag in college and careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Daily Breeze

    High school engineering classrooms look a lot different than they did a few decades ago, and it's not just because of computers. Those classes now have girls.

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  8. Tax breaks for vacation homes eyed as affordable housing fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Daily Breeze

    Lifelong Californian Lori Thompson is well aware of the state's dire affordable housing problem. She's just wondering why she's the one who has to pay to fix it.

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  9. Despite deadly tour bus crashes, little interest in additional safety inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Investigators pick up belongings at the scene of a bus crash that occurred Feb. 3, 2013, on Highway 38 in Yucaipa. Eight people were killed.

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  10. What to watch: a Legiona trips out while Dave Chappelle drops 2 comedy specialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Daily Breeze

    Legion: This trippy FX series from Noah Hawley has already been renewed for a second season. The series is an unusual take on a superhero journey.

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  11. Yahoo breach indictments may shed light on other hacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Daily Breeze

    Acting Assistant Attorney General Mary McCord, center, accompanied by U.S. Attorney for the Northern District Brian Stretch, left, and FBI Executive Director Paul Abbate, speaks during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Wednesday. The Justice Department announced charges against four defendants, including two officers of Russian security services, for a mega data breach at Yahoo.

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  12. Training, injuries, psyche make L.A. Marathons difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | The Daily Breeze

    Some of the world's elite marathoners will again face those two variables Sunday when they compete in the 32nd annual Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. Athletes will have to juggle both before the heat hits on the Stadium-to-Sea course.

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  13. a Hamiltona coming back to California in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Producer Jeffrey Seller said Monday a second tour of the megahit musical will start in Seattle for six weeks in February 2018. It then goes to Portland, Oregon; Salt Lake City, Utah; Costa Mesa, California; Las Vegas, Nevada; Des Moines, Iowa; Cleveland, Ohio; and Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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  14. John Chiang is a different kind of candidate for California governor: Thomas EliasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    If there's one quality shared by several of the leading candidates to succeed Jerry Brown as governor, it's flamboyance. No one ever accused Lt.

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  15. a Right-to-trya laws expose dying patients go exploitation, ethicists warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Daily Breeze

    In the past three years, 33 U.S. states have passed laws aimed at helping dying people get easier access to experimental treatments. Supporters say these patients are just looking for the “right to try” these treatments.

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  16. Class Act: St. Petersburg, L.A. philharmonic concerts will showcase diverse repertoiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Daily Breeze

    Russia's St. Petersburg Philharmonic, led by its longtime music director and conductor, Yuri Temirkanov, brings two different, meaty programs to Southern California venues. The orchestra is nearing the end of a three-week U.S. tour that ends March 19 in San Francisco.

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  17. Human-less trucks are hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Daily Breeze

    The idea for remote-controlled robots that drive trucks came to Stefan Seltz-Axmacher on a camping trip in Northern California. “I was talking to my friend about cool robots we can build, and I just pitched the idea,” he said.

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  18. Human-less trucks are here, courtesy of Bay Area robotics firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Daily Breeze

    Tablet computer shows positioning of trucks and stutus of their communications , which is monitored by forward-looking radar sensors. March 8, 2017.

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  19. KTLAa s Dodgers package features Vin Scully ceremony game May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Daily Breeze

    The 10 Dodgers games SportsNet LA will simulcast with KTLA-Channel 5 during the first five weeks of the upcoming season includes the May 3 game against San Francisco, at which the team will have a Vin Scully Ring of Honor Ceremony at Dodger Stadium, it was announced Wednesday. Not only are we losing an hour with Daylight Saving Time, we've lost a half-hour of the CBS men's tournament bracket reveal.

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  20. Contractor fired after HIV patients placed at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | The Daily Breeze

    California's public health department Wednesday fired the contractor responsible for enrolling patients in a state-run AIDS program, saying its poor performance threatened enrollees' access to life-saving medications. The state announced it had terminated the contract with A.J. Boggs & Company because of several “material breaches,” including the failure to keep an online enrollment portal working properly.

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