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  1. California Editorial RoundupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Lawns are magic: Cool underfoot on a bare-toed summer day. An outdoor carpet for all animal life, especially babies and dogs.

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  2. California big cities say they're meeting water savings goalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco are reporting significant water savings in June ahead of a statewide report. The state gave communities nine months starting June to hit conservation targets as high as 36 percent.

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  3. 4 rescued onboard a pleasure craft near San FranciscoRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say the U.S. Coast Guard rescued four people after a fire broke out onboard a pleasure craft in the San Francisco Bay Area estuary. Fire crews quickly extinguished the engine room fire, and the vessel was towed back to Oakland, California.

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  4. Search intensifies for San Francisco teacher 10 days missingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports Monday that 46-year-old Edward Cavanaugh was last seen July 17. He was driving a motorcycle on a trail through El Dorado County, about three hours east of San Francisco Bay Area, and was with another driver before splitting off on his own. Officers say they began searching for Cavanaugh on Saturday.

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  5. ARRAY(0x10281824)Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    For a century and a half, San Francisco's Chinatown, the nation's oldest, has sheltered waves of immigrants seeking a new life. It's the birthplace of Chinese America, and to some extent, the broader Asian America that descended from immigration over the Pacific Ocean throughout the 19th and 20th centuries.

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  6. 2 dead in California murder suicide; another man also shotRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | My Mother Lode

    Officials say a man and a woman were found dead and a second man was found injured in an apparent murder-suicide in a suburb of San Francisco. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Friday that the names of the three people and their relationships to each other were not immediately released.

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  7. Some 'sanctuary cities' fear lawsuitsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | My Mother Lode

    The term 'sanctuary city' has become a rallying cry for conservative Republicans seeking stiffer immigration laws. They characterize such places as havens where those in the country illegally are protected from immigration authorities. 1 comment

  8. University of California approves pay raises for top execsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | My Mother Lode

    The University of California's governing board has raised the salaries of 15 of the system's highest-paid executives by 3 percent. The Board of Regents voted Thursday to award the pay boosts to five of the university's 10 campus chancellors, the chiefs of the medical centers in San Francisco and Davis, the system's provost, general counsel and principal investment strategist and five other senior managers.

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  9. Fallout from Uber deal keeps tensions high at NYC City HallRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | My Mother Lode

    The deal that, for now, decided the ride-hailing behemoth Uber's future in New York City began with a phone call to Rome. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito on Tuesday called Mayor Bill de Blasio, who was attending a conference at the Vatican, to tell him she had secured enough votes to pass legislation that would put a severe cap on Uber's growth.

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  10. Police report rescuing woman who says she was held captiveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | My Mother Lode

    Northern California authorities say they've rescued a human trafficking victim who says she was kept in a closet and sexually and physically abused almost daily for a year. The Richmond Police said Wednesday that local and federal officers raided a Richmond home earlier this week.

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  11. University of California raising minimum wage to $15 an hourRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | My Mother Lode

    The movement to raise the minimum wage across the U.S. gained ground Wednesday with the vast University of California system announcing plans to increase base pay for its employees and contract workers to $15 an hour over the next two years. The move follows similar steps by local governments and employers to give employees what activists call a "living wage."

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  12. Sex offender held in sex crime case was on immigration bondRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | My Mother Lode

    An immigrant in the country illegally who is a registered sex offender is charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl after being freed on bond by the judge overseeing his deportation proceedings, authorities said. Keane Dean, 26, was placed in immigration detention in October after serving time for burglary and indecent exposure, and immigration officials are seeking to have him deported for being in the country illegally, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Tuesday.

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  13. A timeline in the career of Barry BondsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | My Mother Lode

    June 3, 1985 -- Barry Bonds, son of major league All-Star Bobby Bonds, is selected by Pittsburgh with the fifth pick in the first round of amateur draft. May 30, 1986 -- Bonds makes major league debut at Los Angeles, popping out to shortstop against the Dodgers' Orel Hershiser in his first at-bat.

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  14. Father of slain California woman urges immigration changesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | My Mother Lode

    The father of a California woman shot and killed while walking along a San Francisco pier wants Congress to reform laws that allowed her alleged killer to remain in the United States despite being deported several times. Jim Steinle says he and his family support legislation that would close some legal loopholes that currently allow local authorities to decide if they will cooperate with federal immigration authorities.

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  15. Magnitude 4.1 earthquake shakes San Francisco Bay AreaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say a magnitude 4.1 earthquake rattled the San Francisco Bay Area in California, but no injuries or property damage was immediately reported. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit shortly after 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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  16. Los Angeles County weighs $15 minimum wage for some workersRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    The nation's most populous county could lift the minimum wage for some workers to $15 an hour by 2020, just weeks after the city of Los Angeles took a similar step to fatten paychecks for employees at the lower-rung of the economy. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected to take a preliminary step Tuesday that could lead to the higher wages.

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  17. Appeals court: Immigration detainers require probable causeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | My Mother Lode

    An appeals court has ruled that federal immigration authorities need probable cause to issue an immigration detainer, a decision that comes amid a national debate over immigration enforcement that was sparked by a deadly shooting in San Francisco. The First U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday affirmed last year's decision by a federal judge in Rhode Island, who found that a naturalized U.S. citizen's Fourth Amendment rights against unreasonable searches and seizures were violated when she was held on an immigration detainer.

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  18. Eco friendly pope to encourage likeminded mayors at VaticanRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | My Mother Lode

    One city banned Styrofoam. Another has the highest percentage of "clean" cars in Europe.

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  19. NYC's Kennedy airport building luxury animal terminalRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | My Mother Lode

    Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than 70,000 animals flying in and out every year. The ARK at JFK, its name inspired by Noah's biblical vessel, will more than measure up to terminals for humans: Horses and cows will occupy sleek, climate-controlled stalls with showers, and doggies will lounge in hotel suites featuring flat-screen TVs.

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  20. Sanctuary Cities Not Considered SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | My Mother Lode

    A recent informal myMotherLode poll asked, "Is San Francisco, as a sanctuary city; More dangerous or Safer?" The overwhelming majority voted it is more dangerous with a total of 92% of the responses to the poll. San Francisco's 2013 "Due Process for All" ordinance overlooks an individual's immigrant status unless they have been convicted of a violent felony in the past seven years, and are facing another violent felony charge.

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