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City to consider one of its largest housing project: Burlingame Planning Commission will weigh 290-unit apartment and condo development   

One of the largest proposed housing developments in the recent history of Burlingame is set to take a significant step toward being approved for construction near the city's Caltrain stations. The c...

San Carlos’ Black Mountain acquisition support strong   

Informal surveys show San Carlos residents strongly support floating a bond to purchase about 25 acres of land at the former Black Mountain Spring Water site to preserve as open space. Almost 90 perc...

Public chips in to fix senior center   

Private donors will pony up more than $90,000 to help fund renovations at the San Carlos Adult Community Center, a $2.4 million project that will close the facility for seniors temporarily starting in...

Demonstrators target Oakland’s get-tough policy on street protests   

OAKLAND — Police made arrests as demonstrators marched in downtown Oakland against the city's new get-tough policy for monitoring street protests — the second such gathering in as many days. Offi...

Another whale washes ashore, one of several in recent months   

A dead whale washed ashore at Portuguese Beach in Sonoma County Sunday, a state park ranger said Monday. It was one of several that have appeared on Bay Area beaches in recent months. The 28-foot ju...

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Launching campaign, Sanders appeals to party’s Warren wing   

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing. Sanders, who i...

Cleveland reaches deal with Justice Department on policing   

WASHINGTON — The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the police department, and the agreement...

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WASHINGTON — A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by President Barack Obama's health care law. But it's Republicans — not White...

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A bill in Ohio seeks to expand access to treatment for certain sexually transmitted diseases by allowing doctors to prescribe medication to their patients' partners without examinin...

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You may be familiar with the story behind the moving lyrics of "The Star Spangled Banner." In the courageous battle at Fort McHenry in the War of 1812, world-renowned patriot and poet Francis Scott Ke...

Editor, This is in response to Samantha Weigel's article "Developer seeks more housing in Foster City plan" (May 8 edition of the Daily Journal). No. No room in our over-crowded schools. No relie...

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Alex Gallardo, center, stands next to his wife Wanda Gallardo during Golden Gate National Cemetery's Memorial Day observance.


Tears, cheers and smiles graced the faces of the hundreds who attended the 74th annual Memorial Day observance at Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno Monday. Wanda Gallardo, whose son Marine...


Fortunes are smiling on Eddie Tatola. Sequoia’s senior track and field standout caught a break last week when Menlo-Atherton’s Bryce Rodgers — the Peninsula Athletic League champio...

Don't tell Hillsdale's Bailey Nestor and Kelly Miller that softball isn't a contact sport. Both were involved in scary collisions during the Knights' 5-2 victory over Woodside in the Central Coast Sec...

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By Joe McDonald The Associated Press BEIJING — Global stocks mostly rose Monday on a quiet trading day with Wall Street, London and Hong Kong closed for holidays. KEEPING SCORE In in Euro...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one of the three states that already provide it sin...

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Charter buying Time Warner Cable as TV viewers go online
NEW YORK — As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. ..
Amtrak to install long-sought cameras in locomotives
WASHINGTON — Amtrak said Tuesday it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record th..
French diplomat doesn't see Iran nuke deal by end of June
WASHINGTON — France's ambassador in Washington says world powers and Iran will probably miss an en..
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