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  1. San Francisco moves to take back care of street treesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco moved Tuesday to take back responsibility for its street trees, years after foisting maintenance onto reluctant property owners. Supervisors announced they would place a measure on the November ballot, returning ownership of the trees to the city and paying for the care with a guaranteed set-aside from the budget.

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  2. ARRAY(0x1115a1b0)Read the original story

    Monday | My Mother Lode

    The Democratic governor's decision Monday comes over the objection of social justice activists who say it will lead to more fines and create economic hardships for poor people. California requires only a small notice to be displayed when a vehicle is sold as owners wait for permanent plates.

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  3. Good Samaritan uses car jack to lift SUV off man after crashRead the original story

    Monday | My Mother Lode

    A good Samaritan used his carjack to lift a vehicle off a pedestrian who became pinned underneath a full-sized SUV after a crash south of San Francisco over the weekend. KNTV reports Idris Mustafa, who just moved to the San Francisco Bay Area about a week ago from Washington, D.C., says it was just his "instinct" to run and help the man.

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  4. Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulationRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings -- or face steep fines. That means Airbnb and others must stick to advertising San Francisco hosts who have registered with the city and haven't exceeded the number of nights they're allowed to rent.

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  5. 2 shot at party south of San FranciscoRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say two people were shot as a party was breaking up in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Brisbane. KNTV reports Thursday that the shooting happened shortly before midnight Wednesday.

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  6. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | My Mother Lode

    Covered California to release 2017 premium rates for people who buy health coverage through the state's health insurance exchange. More than 100,000 gallons of sewage that spilled near downtown Los Angeles reaches Long Beach after flowing down LA River.

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  7. Warriors a step closer to new San Francisco homeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports a judge on Monday ruled that the city's environmental review of the proposed arena was adequate, rejecting arguments it had failed to consider a number of environmental impacts. The ruling is a blow to the Mission Bay Alliance, which is funded by a group of donors to University of California, San Francisco.

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  8. Southern California water district finalizes land purchaseRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | My Mother Lode

    Southern California's largest water supplier has bought sprawling farmland that could be used to help build twin tunnels under the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. The Sacramento Bee reports the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California said Monday it has completed its purchase of five island at the hub of California's water system east of San Francisco.

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  9. ARRAY(0x111e8b38)Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco is getting another cultural treasure -- a world-class museum to showcase the largest collection of Mexican and Latino art in the nation. Groundbreaking is set for Tuesday for the new Mexican Museum -- the realization of a dream by Mexican-American artist Peter Rodriguez, who opened the city's first museum for Latino art in a Mission District storefront in 1975.

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  10. Sedona bridge to get barrier to stop jumpersRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | My Mother Lode

    A barrier that would surround the railing of a Sedona area bridge where people have jumped to their deaths is getting closer to construction. The Sedona City Council will discuss the barrier proposed for Midgley Bridge by the Arizona Department of Transportation at a meeting July 26. The agency is recommending a chain link-style fence.

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  11. News crews attacked during San Francisco police protestRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | My Mother Lode

    San Francisco police say they arrested three people after a news crew was attacked covering a protest in the city and Oakland police reported that 50 demonstrators briefly shutdown a freeway Friday night. San Francisco police say protesters demonstrating in the city's Mission District attacked the news crew Friday at about 9:30 p.m. after it refused demands to stop filming.

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  12. A look at California's most interesting legislative racesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | My Mother Lode

    All 80 seats up for grabs in the California Assembly and half the 40 Senate positions, but the interest is focused most intensely on a handful of races with the potential to alter the balance of power in Capitol. Sen. Cathleen Galgiani, a moderate Democrat from Stockton, is seen as the most vulnerable Democrat in the Senate.

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  13. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | My Mother Lode

    Psychologist to be sentenced in Orange County for the 1995 killing of a man she says raped her while she was a college student. Federal government sues homeowner for nearly $25 million, claiming electrical box caused 27,500 acre in San Jacinto Mountains in 2013.

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  14. Kershaw and others could return soon for mending DodgersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | My Mother Lode

    The Dodgers got some encouraging news on the eve of resuming play after the All-Star break, with word that injured ace Clayton Kershaw could soon return to the starting rotation. After Kershaw played catch Thursday at Dodger Stadium, manager Dave Roberts said the left-hander would throw a simulated game Saturday at home, along with fellow lefty Alex Wood.

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    Thursday Jul 14 | My Mother Lode

    The striking down of El Salvador's amnesty law is giving hope to thousands that justice for human rights abuses committed during the Central American country's 12-year civil war could now be within reach. Others, though, fear the Supreme Court's scrapping of the law that protected the military, paramilitary groups and guerrilla fighters -- some of whom are in the current government -- could tear open old wounds in the still polarized country.

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  16. Hearst Foundations donate $725,000 to Bay Area groupsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the awards, announced at the Hearst Foundations' June 28 board meeting, will toward causes ranging from mentoring low-income children to helping build and experimental learning ship. The largest awards of $150,000 each were given to Richmond's Rubicon Programs, to support education and employment programming, and the San Francisco Film Society, to increase youth education programming.

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  17. Celebrating A Colorful Historian, Film Industry FigureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | My Mother Lode

    Sonora, CA - Perhaps later this month folks will be gathering to celebrate the life of a colorful Sonoran known for living his own words, "If you live in a community, you need to give something back to it." Back in the 1930s before Sonora even had street names - let alone addresses - Leonard Ruoff, a 12-year-old courier at the time, delivered folks their orders from Millards grocery and the Central Drug Store, the latter of which his father Henry owned.

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  18. Video show humpbacks feeding against San Francisco skylineRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | My Mother Lode

    A kayaker captured video of humpback whales feasting on fish in a bay with the San Francisco skyline as a backdrop. Lyrinda Snyderman of Berkeley, California, says she was out with three other kayakers to circle nearby Angel Island on Sunday when the group spotted the whales.

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  19. ARRAY(0x111265c8)Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | My Mother Lode

    No matter the names, the AL dominates the All-Star Game in the 21st Century and starts the World Series at home. Back in 2003, when a "This Time It Counts" sign was put up in right at Chicago's U.S. Cellular Field, the stars included Roger Clemens and Hank Blalock.

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  20. Pokemon Go's digital popularity is also warping real lifeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | My Mother Lode

    The Pokemon Go craze has sent legions of players hiking around cities and battling with "pocket monsters" on their smartphones. It marks a turning point for augmented reality, or technology that superimposes a digital facade on the real world.

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