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  1. Williams-Sonoma claims Amazon copies its West Elm furnitureRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | SFGate

    Williams-Sonoma has sued Amazon.com in a case that challenges the online retailer's private-label push that started with batteries, baby wipes and phone chargers and has expanded to include clothing, toys and high-end furniture. Amazon's line of Rivet furniture includes products that are "strikingly similar" to those made by Williams-Sonoma's West Elm unit, including a $300 orb chair the household goods maker introduced two years ago, according to the suit.

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  2. Jon Gallez lets his dog Mia hop into the car and she sits in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | SFGate

    Jon Gallez's dog Mia hops into the car to sit in the passenger seat during his deliveries for DoorDash in San Mateo. He also works for Directly, which pays "super-users" to answer tech support questions.

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  3. Jack Dorsey sought publicity for charitable foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Welcome back to Tech Chronicle . If you fill out this subscription form , I'll regularly disclose my reporting to you.

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  4. SF Mayor Breed seeks brother's release from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    San Francisco Mayor London Breed asked Gov. Jerry Brown to release her brother from prison, where he has served nearly two decades of a 44-year sentence for the manslaughter of a San Francisco woman, according the mayor's office confirmed Tuesday. Breed sent a letter to Gov. Brown on Oct. 23 asking him to "consider leniency" and commute her brother's prison sentence.

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  5. Teacher who sought time off for cancer treatment can sue schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    A Catholic schoolteacher, who was dismissed after seeking time off for breast cancer treatment, can sue for discrimination against the disabled, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. A Catholic schoolteacher, who was dismissed after seeking time off for breast cancer treatment, can sue for discrimination against the disabled, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said A Catholic schoolteacher, who was dismissed after seeking time off for breast cancer treatment, can sue for discrimination against the disabled, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Monday, Dec. 17, 2018.

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  6. Former SF attorney acquitted of all charges in fatal SoMa stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    Carlos Argueta, pictured right, stands with Public Defender Jeff Adachi, middle, and Assistant District Attorney Adam Maldonado after being acquitted of murder in the 2015 death of a man in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood. Carlos Argueta, pictured right, stands with Public Defender Jeff Adachi, middle, and Assistant District Attorney Adam Maldonado after being acquitted of murder in the 2015 death of a man in San Francisco's Carlos Argueta, pictured right, stands with Public Defender Jeff Adachi, middle, and Assistant District Attorney Adam Maldonado after being acquitted of murder in the 2015 death of a man in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood.

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  7. Homeless RV sprawl finally cleared from San Francisco street...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    The hulking, dilapidated vans that took over a quiet residential street in San Francisco's Outer Mission District have all dispersed, city officials said Tuesday. Andy Thornley, a senior analyst for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, announced the development at the agency's Board of Directors meeting Tuesday afternoon.

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  8. The 32 best pairs of sneakers to give as gifts this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Sneakers make for great gifts all year long, but the holiday season is the absolute best time to lace someone special with a new pair.

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  9. SF voters to decide on 10-year extension for free City CollegeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    City voters will have a chance to extend for a decade - or halt altogether - free classes at City College of San Francisco, now that the Board of Supervisors has agreed to place the question on the November ballot. The supervisors voted 7-1 Tuesday to put a charter amendment before voters that would pay for 10 years of no-cost classes for all city residents, starting in 2020.

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  10. New director picked to take over embattled Calif. DMVRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    Gov. Jerry Brown has picked a new leader to temporarily helm the state's beleaguered Department of Motor Vehicles, which is struggling with excessive wait times and fury over 23,000 botched voter registrations. Chief Deputy Director Bill Davidson will take over as acting director of the department beginning Dec. 31. Davidson has worked at the DMV for 16 years and presently oversees its field offices.

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  11. Family man feels - right at home' in Chevy BoltRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | SFGate

    David Hochschild is a commissioner with the California Energy Commission, where his work focuses on advancing renewable energy in California. Hochschild grew up in San Francisco but now lives in Berkeley with his wife, Cynthia, their daughters, Rosa and Sonia, and their dog, Pepper.

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  12. Ex-PG&E president says retirement unrelated to investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    PG&E's executive vice president of gas operations Nick Stavropoulos in San Francisco, Calif., on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, as he talks about overseeing improvements in pipeline safety. Stavropoulos said Tuesday his recent retirement from the company was unrelated to regulators' allegations that the utility falsified gas pipeline safety records for five years.

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  13. Consumer groups allege Google misleads kids in FTC complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    In this his June 27, 2012 file photo, Vic Gundotra, Google Senior Vice President of Engineering, talks about Google Plus at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco. Nearly two dozen consumer, privacy and public health groups are urging U.S. regulators to investigate whether children are being endangered by deceptive apps in Google's app store for Android smartphones.

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  14. As food lines grow longer, donations dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Dec. 23: The line stretched for eight blocks outside Glide Memorial Methodist Church in San Francisco yesterday as more people than ever accepted a free bag of groceries. Ten thousand bags containing frozen turkeys, vegetables, rice and potatoes were handed out in the annual giveaway, up from 8,500 last year.

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  15. Poker fundraiser at the Gettys' for AIDS researchRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 27 | SFGate

    James Bond would've felt right at home in the glamorous Getty manse as decked-out guys and dolls , upped the fundraising ante at amfAR's Charity Poker Tournament. The spirited fete featured caviar, Champagne and pro tables in the Gettys' music room, atrium and atop their covered pool, where card sharks tried their best to bluff opponents.

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  16. This app helps you avoid SF's loudest SF restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    Mark Williamson gives a toast to staff at a holiday office party with Charles Taira , Jeevan Balani and others at Zero Zero in San Francisco. Mark Williamson gives a toast to staff at a holiday office party with Charles Taira , Jeevan Balani and others at Zero Zero in San Francisco.

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  17. Q&A: More about that IRA charitable rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SFGate

    Students, from left, Devyn Cano, Amelia Garcia, Joseph Sauer and Vivian Aimi, with teacher Pedro Bateman, at the Maureen and Craig Sullivan Youth Center after-school program run by Catholic Charities of San Francisco. The charity has been encouraging supporters older than 70 1/2 to make donations directly from their IRA because of its tax benefits.

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  18. Bart Service Recovering After Disabled Train At Orinda...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    BART is recovering from major delays earlier this morning that resulted from a train that became disabled at the Orinda station. The problem started shortly before 7 a.m. and prompted trains coming to and from Antioch to have to single-track around the disabled train, causing delays of up to 45 minutes for some trains.

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  19. Life inside a Painted Lady: - Every day is an adventure'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    Catherine Horsfall, who lives in one of the Painted Ladies, poses for a portrait in the doorway of her home. Catherine Horsfall, who lives in one of the Painted Ladies, poses for a portrait in the doorway of her home.

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  20. Review: Singapore Airlines premium economy, A350 from SFORead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    When flying in premium economy on Singapore Airlines, the solo seats at the rear of the A350-900ULR are the best seats in the house When flying in premium economy on Singapore Airlines, the solo seats at the rear of the A350-900ULR are the best seats in the house When flying in premium economy on Singapore Airlines, the solo seats at the rear of the A350-900ULR are the best seats in the house When flying in premium economy on Singapore Airlines, the solo seats at the rear of the A350-900ULR are the best seats in the house While I do not work in the travel/aviation field, I am an avid miles and points collector based in San Francisco and love traveling during those rare moments when I can break free from the demands of work and family.

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