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  1. Golden Gate Bridge, ferry and cable car rides increase fares on July 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Examiner.com

    Visitors to San Francisco may want to bring a few extra dollars for sightseeing and getting around, as fare increases kick in on July 1, 2015 for some of the most popular attractions: the Golden Gate Bridge , Sausalito ferry and a cable car ride. For motorists with FasTrack electronic toll collection devices on the windshield, the Golden Gate Bridge roundtrip toll rises to $6.25 from $6.00 as of Wednesday.

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  2. Kindergartner's haircut leads to civil rights complaintRead the original story

    24 min ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    A legal advocacy group has brought a federal civil rights complaint on behalf of a San Francisco Bay area boy who was allegedly kicked out of his parochial school kindergarten class because of his hair style. The San Jose Mercury News reports the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights alleges racial discrimination against 5-year-old Jalyn Broussard in the complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Education last week.

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  3. Anthony Doerr's 'All the Light We Cannot See' wins Carnegie Medal for FictionRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Doerr's World War II novel, a best-seller awarded the Pulitzer Prize in April, has won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. The Carnegie Medal for nonfiction was given to Bryan Stevenson's book on the criminal justice system, "Just Mercy."

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  4. BART could re-open restrooms closed after 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | KRON 4

    The BART board of directors is also considering redesigning the restrooms to improve safety. After the Sept.

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  5. Supremes: Romance Trumps ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    San Francisco changed America. When then-Mayor Gavin Newsom opened City Hall to same-sex marriages during the 2004 Winter of Love, he had determined to "put a human face on discrimination."

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  6. San Francisco Opera looks backward with the World War II-set 'Two Women'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    On a day in which this city ecstatically celebrated the Supreme Court decision to legalize same-sex marriage, "Two Women," you might think, could mean only one thing Sunday afternoon. But not at San Francisco Opera, which offered a new opera of that name just as the gleefully outlandish Pride Parade was spilling onto Civic Center Plaza across the street from the War Memorial Opera House.

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  7. SF vendor shot during pride celebrations released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    A San Francisco vendor was shot in the arm Saturday at around 6 p.m. Cell phone video showed the aftermath of the shooting at Civic Center Plaza. He sat down exclusively with KRON 4's Alecia Reid and explains that although he doesn't know who shot him, he's happy no one else was hurt.

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  8. "SF Madness" Warriors' And SF Mayor Ed Lee Want Warrior's Stadium Right Next To HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Indybay.org

    SF mayor Ed Lee and the Warrior management want to build a Golden State Warriors' entertainment complex right next to the UCSF Mission Bay Children's Hospital. This in addition to the Giant's stadium means serious health and safety concerns say CNA nurses who spoke out.

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  9. 14 Times When Life Completely Imitated The OnionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Huffington Post

    MAY 05: A copy of the Onion is seen in a news rack May 5, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Satirical newspaper the Onion is ceasing publication in Los Angeles and San Francisco citing low ad revenue despite an increasing circulation.

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  10. UCSF Nurses Say Mission Bay Can't Handle Traffic From Proposed Warriors StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [...] The green space in front of the planned Warriors Arena.

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  11. California Drought Taking Serious Toll On Aging Sewer System In San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [...] SAN FRANCISCO - California's severe drought is taking a serious toll on San Francisco's aging sewer system. Some of the city's 1,000 miles of sewer pipes are more than 100 years old, among the first installed after the Gold Rush.

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  12. Webydo: A credit to the family of tech companies coming out of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It used to be that the phrase "start-up technology company" was synonymous with "Silicon Valley" and the San Francisco area of the state of California in the United States. Or, at least, that was how Americans viewed it.

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  13. More toll lanes seen as solution to nationa s freeway congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    Fewer of tomorrow's freeways will be free. In exchange, drivers willing and able to pay will avoid the traffic congestion that bedevils everyone else.

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  14. Kim Kardashian and Judge LaDoris Cordell on Commonwealth stage togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    So why's Kim Kardashian, a pop culture phenom known for her, er, substantial assets doing a sit-down interview with a respected South Bay judge known for her staunch defense of human and civil rights? She picked her. "Kimmie wants me.

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  15. No more cops! No new jailRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    Hours of powerful testimony on June 18 before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee were capped off by Dorsey Nunn - and the crowd erupted in cheers. - Photo: PNN My name is Dorsey Nunn.

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  16. Ancestor 22: Diego de Montemayor has two new startsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This is the 22nd article in the genealogy project " 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks : 2015 edition." This week's theme is "Commencement."

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  17. Recurrent Energy, LLC - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Recurrent Energy, LLC is a solar energy project developer. It develops, builds, and operates a portfolio of solar projects and generates electricity.

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  18. Get on-board Angel Island Ferry's 4th of July San Francisco fireworks cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Get On-board Angel Island Tiburon Ferry to experience the Excitement of a 4th of July Fireworks Cruise to the San Francisco Waterfront. In a June 28, 2015 announcement on CaptainMaggie.com, the public is invited to experience the ultimate 4th of July weekend event on-board the Angel Island - Tiburon Ferry 4th of July San Francisco fireworks cruise to the magnificent San Francisco waterfront.

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  19. Struggling Aa s vs. struggling Rockies a " Walt Weiss...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    Walt Weiss was in full uniform Monday night at the Coliseum for the first time since 1997, when he was the Rockies' shortstop. "It hasn't changed a whole lot," Weiss said of the Coliseum, which erected Mt.

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  20. Decompress With Booze at The Clift Hotel; Eat Smokestack's Fourth of July Meats at HomeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Eater

    The Clift Hotel t urned 100 this month, and it's still partying. Their new "Decompression Hour" is continuing the celebration, with a menu of snacks like mini-bacon-wrapped hot dogs and blistered shishito peppers with yuzu kosho salt and a bunch of sweet drink deals.

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