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Fate of a Nation: NFL owners approve Raiders’ move from Oakland to Las Vegas   

PHOENIX — Invoking his father Al's name, and copying what the Hall of Fame owner did with the Raiders, Mark Davis is moving the franchise out of Oakland. NFL owners approved the Raiders' move to La...

Oakland fans: Raiders ‘lost them forever’   

SAN LEANDRO — Ivan Davis stared stone-faced at the television as the news came down that the Oakland Raiders would be moving to Las Vegas and was asked if he was a fan of the team. "I used to be," ...

County discussing polices to support local immigrants: Supervisors set to study legal defense fund, language policies   

In an acknowledgment of San Mateo County's diversity and inspired by the nation's changing immigration policies, the Board of Supervisors is considering ways to support those facing deportation or lan...

School board rejects later start time plan: San Mateo Union High School District officials will seek alternatives to get students more rest   

Local high school officials want to offer students a chance to get more rest so they are not arriving at class exhausted, but delaying the first bell will not be a part of that effort, under a recent ...

San Carlos school president stepping down: Elementary school district official will not seek re-election at end of her term   

The San Carlos Elementary School District Board of Trustees will soon have at least one new member, as President Nicole Bergeron announced she will not seek re-election. Fortunately for community me...

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Visit to WH grounds by Intel chairman clouds investigation   

WASHINGTON — House intelligence chairman Devin Nunes went to the White House grounds to review intelligence reports and meet the secret source behind his claim that communications involving Trump as...

Montenegro’s bid to join NATO faces U.S. Senate test   

WASHINGTON — Montenegro is on the verge of becoming NATO's newest member. Ratification of the tiny Balkan nation's admission into the alliance is expected to clear a procedural hurdle in the Senate...

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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court seemed to struggle on Monday over whether some of the nation's largest hospitals should be allowed to sidestep federal laws protecting pension benefits for workers. J...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is hoping to drive his priorities forward following the crumbling of the Republican health care bill but GOP finger-pointing is rampant, underscoring how tough it...

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Blind from birth, an old man slowly made his way to a ditch in the side of the road — the place he begged daily for scraps to survive. Hooded and cloaked, he covered his face in hopes no one would p...

Editor, I am a 14-year-old who lives in San Carlos. Now, there has been a lot going on in politics recently and before the last election, I honestly could care less. However, after the stunning outco...

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A home on the corner of Newbridge Avenue in San Mateo was listed for $799K after it caught fire in December.


How hot is San Mateo's real estate market? Well, $799,000 is the asking price for a burned down, red-tagged single-family home on a highway frontage road. And after just a few days on the market, ther...


The Hillsdale softball team made a key player transaction in 2016 in calling up Kealani Kafusi from the junior-varsity squad. It wasn't immediately an impact move on the field, though the then-freshm...

It's not uncommon to see female golfers playing on a boys' high school team. A Central Coast Section rule stipulates that if there is a sport offered to boys but not girls, a female can join that team...

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NEW YORK — Worries that Washington may not be able to help businesses as much as once thought knocked stock indexes down hard early Monday, but they clawed back most of their losses and ended the da...

WASHINGTON — U.S. economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and next, yet remain modest, even if President Trump's promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending are implemented, a survey f...

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Trump tosses Obama’s ’clean’ energy plan, embraces coal
WASHINGTON — Declaring “the start of a new era” in energy production, President D..
White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from program..
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