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Rebekah Sager
August 03, 2020 - 9:40 am
The list of hand sanitizers that have been recalled by the Food and Drug Administration is growing. The FDA is now warning about the use of more toxic hand sanitizers.
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Elderly man using telemedicine
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Holly Quan
August 03, 2020 - 8:51 am
Shelter-in-place orders have forced people to adapt to functioning remotely, but a University of California, San Francisco study out Monday suggests telemedicine is not the universal answer to health care, especially among older adults.
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Fremont police department's Tesla patrol car.
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Melissa Culross
August 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
After an 80-year-old woman’s purse was stolen and her home was subsequently broken into, police set up mobile security cameras to monitoring a Fremont shopping center.
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The front of the Way Christian Center in Berkeley with a new "Black Lives Matter" sign displayed.
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Matt Bigler
August 02, 2020 - 5:13 pm
The Berkeley church that was targeted by an arsonist last week , shortly after the pastor hung a Black Lives Matter banner on the front of the building, has been distributing personal protective equipment across the country during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Protestors march to San Quentin calling for the mass release of prisoners.
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Bob Butler
August 02, 2020 - 3:39 pm
Protesters marched from Larkspur Landing in Marin County to the west gate of San Quentin State Prison on Sunday, calling for the mass release of prisoners as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread behind bars.
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CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - OCTOBER 12: Books line the shelves during the official opening of the new Christchurch central library, Turanga, on October 12, 2018 in Christchurch, New Zealand.
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Melissa Culross
August 02, 2020 - 1:40 pm
The San Francisco Public Library is launching SFPL To Go, a curbside pick-up service that gives patrons a contact-free way to check out books again.
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Jeffrey Schaub
August 02, 2020 - 6:00 am
With the high unemployment rate due to the coronavirus pandemic and the expiration of enhanced unemployment benefits, Bay Area food banks are worried that demand for their services will continue to grow.
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Melissa Culross
August 01, 2020 - 7:11 pm
San Francisco has launched the 2022 Housing Element update, in an effort to craft policies that address the city’s housing needs. Officials held a virtual town hall on Saturday to get input from residents of the city’s Richmond District, where affordability is an issue.
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Hair salons, barber shops cleared to reopen in parts of CA
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Melissa Culross
August 01, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Certain business sectors in San Mateo County will be forced to close operations starting Sunday because the county has remained on the state's COVID-19 monitoring list for more than 3 days.
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Protesters started at the Oakland Coliseum to raise against the A's planned stadium at Howard Terminal
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Keith Menconi
August 01, 2020 - 3:43 pm
The Oakland A’s planned stadium project at Howard Terminal is once again stirring protest, in the form of a rally and car caravan that set off from the Oakland Coliseum Saturday morning.
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