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  1. Fil-Am chefs unite for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    Foodies gathered to sample the best in modern Filipino dishes from respected Filipino American chefs while supporting a good cause: a culinary arts after-school program which benefits many Filipino kids. Project Merienda was started last year under the Galing Bata program at the Bessie Carmichael Elementary and Middle School in San Francisco.

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  2. Hilton San Francisco Union Square Appoints Steven Cowan as General ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Hospitality Net

    Hilton San Francisco Union Square has appointed Steven Cowan to the position of general manager. In his new role, Cowan will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the iconic 1,919-room hotel, ensuring it continues to be an industry leader for groups and leisure guests as well as continues to push the boundaries of green hospitality.

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  3. Global Door Pump Market provides a detailed analysis of the Global Door Pump Market to 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | PR-inside.com

    The report firstly introduced Door Pump basic information including Door Pump definition, classification, application and industry chain overview; Door Pump industry policy and plan, Door Pump product specification, manufacturing process, cost structure etc. View Full Report with TOC @ ..

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  4. Global Infiltration Irrigation Tube Market Trends and Forecast Report ...Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | PR-inside.com

    The report firstly introduced Infiltration Irrigation Tube basic information including Infiltration Irrigation Tube definition, classification, application and industry chain overview; Infiltration Irrigation Tube industry policy and plan, Infiltration Irrigation Tube product specification, manufacturing process, cost structure etc. Read Complete Report with TOC @ ..

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  5. Global Rare Earth Metal Market Growth, Trends up to 2015: Radiant Insights, IncRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | PR-inside.com

    The report firstly introduced Rare Earth Metal basic information including Rare Earth Metal definition, classification, application and industry chain overview; Rare Earth Metal industry policy and plan, Rare Earth Metal product specification, manufacturing process, cost structure etc. Browse Full Report With TOC @ ..

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  6. Back-to-school apps for parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Marina Times

    Heading back to school is an exciting time for children. The backpacks are packed, the new shoes are laid out, and all the pencils are sharpened.

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  7. Family of Woman Killed in Pier 14 Shooting to Sue Sheriff, ICE, BLMRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SF Appeal

    ... and federal immigration authorities. Lopez-Sanchez, a Mexican national, had been released from San Francisco County Jail in April despite a request from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service to detain him so that ICE field agents could deport him ...

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  8. Silk Road Agent Admits Theft of $280K in Bitcoin, Pleads Guilty to Two CountsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SF Appeal

    A former Secret Service agent who stole $820,000 worth of bitcoin from the Silk Road online black market while investigating it pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco today to two felony charges. Shaun Bridges, 32, of Laurel, Md., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg to one count of money laundering of the funds he stole and one count of obstructing justice in a federal probe of his theft.

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  9. Human Trafficking Task Force Reports on 291 SF Victims or Survivors During Last Half of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SF Appeal

    In what may be the first systematic attempt to track human trafficking cases in San Francisco, the San Francisco Mayor's Task Force on Anti-Human Trafficking issued a report today finding there were almost 300 known or suspected survivors of human trafficking in the city during the last six months of 2014. Titled the 2015 Human Trafficking Report in San Francisco, the report covers data reported by 19 government and community-based agencies in San Francisco and counts 291 human trafficking survivors identified by the agencies from July 1 to December 31, 2014.

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  10. China sneezes, world catches coldRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Global investors are quaking over the prospect of a devastating slump in the world's second-biggest economy. They also are fast losing confidence that China's policymakers, seemingly so sure-footed in the past, know how to solve the problem.

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  11. CREECH v. FRAUENHEIMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    Before A. WALLACE TASHIMA and RICHARD A. PAEZ, Circuit Judges and FREDERIC BLOCK,Senior District Judge.* Paul McCarthy , and Robert J. Beles , Law Offices of Robert J. Beles, Oakland, CA, for Petitioner-Appellant. Jill M. Thayer , Deputy Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General of California, Gerald A. Engler, Senior Assistant Attorney General, and Gregory A. Ott, Deputy Attorney General, California Attorney General's Office, San Francisco, CA, for Respondent-Appellee.

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  12. Fast food reinvented? Eatsa, a fully automated restaurant,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Well, it certainly feels that way when you walk through the doors at the flagship location of Eatsa , a new high-tech fast food restaurant that opens today, Monday, August 31st , near San Francisco's Embarcadero. As far as the food, the base for these affordable, fast, healthy - and completely meat-free - meals is quinoa.

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  13. Home of the Day: This Modern Masterpiece Is the Ultimate Tiburon AbodeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Home of the Day is presented by the San Francisco Business Times with Pacific Union and Christie's International Real Estate. This is your invitation to view some of San Francisco's most-luxurious properties.

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  14. Home of the Day: Belvedere Island's Most Storied Waterfront EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Home of the Day is presented by the San Francisco Business Times with Pacific Union and Christie's International Real Estate. This is your invitation to view some of San Francisco's most-luxurious properties.

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  15. "You can't fire the owner"Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  16. $20 found in San Francisco leads to $1 million lottery winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Review

    A San Francisco Bay Area man won $1 million in the California Lottery after buying a winning ticket with money he found at the airport. When he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International Airport last week, he used it to buy two scratch-off tickets at a market in Millbrae.

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  17. Katie Steinle's family sue San Francisco Sheriff Ross MirkarimiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Relatives of San Francisco woman 'shot dead by undocumented immigrant' sue the city's sheriff for letting the gunman roam the streets Her family is suing Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, who released Sanchez in April without notifying the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Sanchez, who has been deported five times from the country and was wanted for a sixth removal, has pleaded not guilty to murder charges City's sanctuary policy forbids officials from helping federal authorities with immigration investigations, arrests unless required by law or warrant The family of Katie Steinle, 32, is suing the San Francisco city sheriff after their daughter was fatally shot by an undocumented immigrant in July The family of the San Francisco woman who was fatally shot in July is suing the city's sheriff as well as Immigration and Customs Enforcement and The Bureau of Land Management.

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  18. Widow of Vacaville city employee will get $275,000Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    A $275,000 supplemental life insurance policy should be paid to the widow of a 47-year-old employee in the city Public Works Department who did not work on New Year's Day - the start date for the policy he had enrolled in months before his Jan. 6 death that year, a state court ruled Monday. "The policy is ambiguous regarding whether Sequeira needed to perform his work responsibilities on New Year's Day or anytime after that in order for his wife to receive benefits," the San Francisco-based state court said.

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  19. Additional Housing Vouchers For Homeless VetsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Marina Times

    San Francisco got an assist from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in its efforts to provide housing to more homeless veterans. In mid-August, Mayor Ed Lee and U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi announced that HUD had granted a request by the city to increase the value of rental vouchers given to homeless vets, making it easier to place veterans in stable homes.

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  20. Stem Cell MoveRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Marina Times

    The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the state's agency for funding stem cell projects, is abandoning San Francisco and moving to more affordable digs across the bay. The agency had a 20,000-square-foot rent-free space in Mission Bay for a decade courtesy of the City of San Francisco, which considered having the institute here a triumph.

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