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  • Todd Gaziano 1 hour ago What would you do if you wanted to build a...
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:09:20 GMT
    The suit on behalf of the Building Industry Association of the Bay Area has generated some interesting responses, but it also raises a serious point about whether it is constitutional for the government to extract funding for pet projects outside of its taxing authority. Let's assume that the vast majority of public art is not terrible, trivial, or unattractive....
  • Widows Pay More for Car Insurance Than Married Women, Study Finds
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:25:09 GMT
    It's not like anyone would get married to save money on car insurance - especially when you consider how expensive weddings can be - but insurance premiums are almost always higher for single, separated or divorced drivers than premiums for married drivers, according to a study by the Consumer Federation of America . The difference is especially notable among widowed drivers....
  • 510 News: Trouble Coffee, k.pop!, Little Giant Ice Cream, Matsuri Festival
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:08:45 GMT
    East Bay Express reports that ~TROUBLE COFFEE~ now has a location in West Oakland. The tiny, original Outer Sunset location of Trouble Coffee kicked off the $4 toast trend and received national media attention for owner Giulietta Carrelli's fascinating personal story ....
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  • In the middle of nowhere, a Promised Land
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:10:00 GMT
    The town is home to fewer than 6,000 people, and its economic engines are primarily agricultural; there's a pig farm, for example, and a tomato grower. But about seven miles east in the sagebrush desert, there's a group of people who came here because they saw it as their "last, best place" - a refuge for those who cannot handle the constant onslaught of non-organic chemicals and electromagnetic fields of modern life....
  • Widows Pay More for Car Insurance Than Married Women, Study Finds
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:25:09 GMT
    It's not like anyone would get married to save money on car insurance - especially when you consider how expensive weddings can be - but insurance premiums are almost always higher for single, separated or divorced drivers than premiums for married drivers, according to a study by the Consumer Federation of America . The difference is especially notable among widowed drivers....
  • Oakland's Boot and Shoe Service is more than just great pizza
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:16:01 GMT
    Of Charlie Hallowell's three celebrated Oakland restaurants , Boot and Shoe Service is likely most representative of Hallowell himself. Inclusive, full of energy, and unconventional, 'The Boot,' at 3308 Grand Ave., is both a cozy neighborhood eatery and a destination....
Sports News


  • Amari Cooper the "New Tim Brown" says Jerry Rice
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:14:58 GMT
    Jun 9, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders receiver Amari Cooper at minicamp at the Raiders practice facility. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports By now mostly everyone who has been connected to the Oakland Raiders either in the present or from the past has given their quote on Amari Cooper and his potential to be the future of the team at wide receiver....
  • Evaluating Edward Mujica As Oakland Athletics' New Closer
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:38:54 GMT
    May 15, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Edward Mujica pitches against the Chicago White Sox during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum. The Chicago White Sox defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-6....
  • West: Haskell could be Pharoah's coronation
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:02:11 GMT
    Bob Baffert thinks it's a horse race, and in his position, as the detail-obsessing trainer-cum-custodian of the most celebrated racehorse in the nation, that's exactly what he has to think. But from here, Sunday's Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park looks more like a victory lap, and after his sweep of the Triple Crown, that's exactly what American Pharoah deserves....

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