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Supes to vote on Measure A: Tax extension sought to address county’s affordable housing crisis   

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors is set Tuesday to put Measure A back on the ballot in November, this time with a 20-year sunset and a pledge to use some of the sales taxes to tackle the area...

Embracing Clinton: After turmoil, Bernie Sanders, Michelle Obama thrill convention   

PHILADELPHIA — Ending months of animosity, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a champion for the same economic causes that enlivened his supporters, si...

Ex-cop, accused of rape, in court: Noah Winchester accused of sex crimes while on duty   

Former San Mateo police officer Noah White Winchester, wearing a brown jumpsuit, made his first appearance in court Monday after being arrested Friday on charges he raped or sexually assaulted five wo...

Court warns of jury duty scam   

Superior Court Judge John L. Grandsaert issued a statement Monday urging residents to beware of telephone callers falsely claiming to work with the Sheriff's Office and demanding payment or face arres...

New state law will require temporary license plates   

SACRAMENTO — California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Monday requiring that newly purchased vehicles display temporary license plates, approving the bill despite objections from social justice...

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Trump’s new derisive nickname for Hillary Clinton — ‘Rotten’   

ROANOKE, Va. — Donald Trump has a new, derisive nickname for his Democratic rival: Hillary "Rotten" Clinton. Addressing backers in an overly warm ballroom in Roanoke, Virginia, the Republican presi...

Top California official’s essay, posts lack citations   

SACRAMENTO — An online magazine opinion piece attributed to California's lieutenant governor contains at least one paragraph that largely initially appeared elsewhere, while several of the Democrati...

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WASHINGTON — A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show. The cost of ...

WASHINGTON — Memory loss may not always be the first warning sign that dementia is brewing — changes in behavior or personality might be an early clue. Researchers on Sunday outlined a syndrome c...

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Cleveland is a great American city; if you haven't been there, you should visit sometime. Situated on the shores of Lake Erie, it offers balmy summer weather and attractions like the Cleveland Museum ...

Editor, I cringe at the thought of a president Donald Trump representing us at home and abroad. I am registered as an independent. While I am not a big fan of Hillary Clinton, I will vote for her in ...

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Millbrae City Manager Marcia Raines, right, speaks Monday, July 25, with reporters during a press conference discussing the arrests of two teens on suspicion of burning the Millbrae Community Center.


Two teenaged boys suspected to be responsible for starting the fire which destroyed the Millbrae Community Center were arrested for arson, according to county law enforcement officials who claim the b...


Pacifica American bounced back with a big win Monday in the Northern California 9-10 State Championship Tournament, trouncing Susanville 24-9 in an elimination game at Joe Wagner Field in Larkspur. S...

It had all the makings of the most remarkable comeback in franchise history. But the Burlingame Dragons' bid to advance beyond the Premier Development League Western Conference semifinals ran out of s...

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NEW YORK — Stocks fell moderately on Monday as investors took a break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to record highs. Energy companies fell more than the rest of the market as t...

SAN FRANCISCO — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of an era for a company that defined much of the early internet but struggled...

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Comic Sarah Silverman joined Sen. Al Franken Monday night to urge Democratic National Convention delegates to unite — then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: "To the Bernie ...

SAN DIEGO — Kristen Bell has publicly revealed her wedding photos with actor husband Dax Shepard nearly three years after their courthouse ceremony. The photos were shown during a profile of the "...

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