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Local Governments Want Fossil Fuel Companies To Pay For Climate Damages

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 17:02:46 -0400

"If you can document a relative handful of large actors that had big impact on the climate crisis over time, the courts know how to deal with that.”


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San Francisco To Become First Major U.S. City To Ban Fur Sales

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:39:29 -0400

"We must set the example for other cities across the country and the globe to join us in banning fur apparel.”


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'It’s About Taking Back What’s Ours': Native Women Reclaim Land, Plot By Plot

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 08:50:48 -0400

Fighting against colonization and now gentrification in the Bay Area.


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The Official Top 10 U.S. Travel Destinations

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 17:33:51 -0400

TripAdvisor has published its annual list of the top ten travel destinations in the country. For the eighth year in a row, New York City earned the number one spot.


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ICE Spokesman Quits, Bashes Trump Administration On Immigration Raids

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 05:48:19 -0400

James Schwab said that officials have spread misleading information about a recent immigration crackdown.


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Protesters Descend On ICE San Francisco Headquarters After Immigration Raids

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 18:49:25 -0500

More than 150 undocumented immigrants have been arrested in Northern California since Sunday.


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The 7 Most Incredible, Kid-Friendly Restaurants In The U.S.

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:29:41 -0500

Need a break from cooking mac and cheese? (Rhetorical question.)


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Why This California City Is Taking On Chevron, Exxon And Shell Over Climate Change

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 05:47:22 -0500

Richmond became the ninth U.S. community in the last year to sue fossil fuel giants over climate change.


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Justin Trudeau's Motorcade Involved In California Crash, 3 Hospitalized

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 02:03:44 -0500

The Canadian prime minister was uninjured, but a California Highway Patrol officer and two people in an SUV were hurt.


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Motorcycle Lane-Splitting: Safe Or Scary?

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:15:39 -0500

At least 15 states in the past five years have considered legalizing lane-splitting for motorcyclists, but only California has enacted legislation to do so.


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Are More People Going To Therapy Because Of Sexual Trauma After #MeToo?

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 16:43:19 -0500

There's no doubt that #MeToo has had an impact on the way we discuss and handle sexual assault.


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I Quit The NFL But Have Hope For Football’s Future

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:06:31 -0500

Let’s not politicize the health of youth athletes and the human brain.


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San Francisco To Dismiss Or Reduce Thousands Of Past Marijuana Convictions

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 17:54:44 -0500

"San Francisco is once again taking the lead to undo the damage that this country’s disastrous, failed drug war has had on our nation."


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Banning The Bans: State And Local Officials Clash Over Plastic Bags

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:44:41 -0500

Despite plastic bag bans in places like California showing signs of success, a growing number of states are enacting prohibitions


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The Drug War Came For Their Families. Now Legal Weed Offers These Women A New Future.

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 05:46:22 -0500

California cities are giving those most affected by the war on drugs a head start in the legal market.


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San Francisco Gets Its Third Mayor In 6 Weeks After Tumultuous Debate

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 19:22:41 -0500

People accused the city's Board of Supervisors of racism and sexism in choosing the interim mayor.


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San Francisco Takes A Stand To Protect Sex Workers Who Come Forward About Abuse

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:56:49 -0500

Advocates applauded the new policy as the first of its kind in the country.


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Fourth San Francisco Swimmer In A Month Attacked By Sea Lion

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:54:33 -0500

The woman was not seriously injured even though animal "chomped down," a witness said.


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As California Awaits The 'Big One,' Anxieties Loom Over Funding The Earthquake Warning System

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:46:11 -0500

The United States is still more than a decade behind Japan in rolling out earthquake alerts, experts say.


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