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    49ers in review: Loss to New York Giants provides some encouragement

    San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone: 'You feel like you took a step in the right direction, maybe even two steps, but then you remember you lost the game.' 
    Alex Boone says 49ers played better but adds: 'At the end of the day there s not a lot to be happy about'
    When the 49ers host the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, you ll have to squint to see the resemblance to teams in Super Bowl XLVII. 

    Kawakami: 49ers show signs of life
    Things could be a lot worse for the San Francisco 49ers, who showed some life in a spirited loss to the New York Giants on Sunday night.

    Grading the 49ers' loss to the New York Giants
    How the 49ers graded out in their 30-27 loss to the New York Giants.

    Report card: 49ers offensive improvement offset by defensive collapse
    Here is how the 49ers (1-4) graded in their 30-27 loss Sunday night to the host New York Giants (3-2):PASS OFFENSE: BColin Kaepernick and his supporting cast rebounded nicely from atrocious outings. 

    Boldin-Kaepernick connection returns for 49ers
    The San Francisco 49ers' Anquan Boldin stands by quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and both have their best games of the season. 

    Giants beat 49ers on touchdown in final minute
    The San Francisco 49ers lost to the New York Giants 30-27 on Eli Manning's touchdown pass to Larry Donnell with 21 seconds to go on Monday night. 

    Thompson: Close 49ers loss might be a sign of improvement
    49ers play in a more competitive manner in falling the New York Giants. 

    Final: 49ers blow late lead in 30-27 defeat, extend losing streak to four games
    The 49ers haven t won a road game since their last visit to the New York Giants 11 months ago, a dubious streak that continued Sunday with a 30-27 defeat to the resilient Giants. 

    49ers look to Hayne after Bush hurt
    Once Reggie Bush left with an aggravated calf injury, Australian rookie Jarryd Hayne sprang into action and kept alive a game-tying touchdown drive Sunday for the desperate 49ers. 

    49ers Jarryd Hayne nearly scores first TD in place of injured Reggie Bush
    Once Reggie Bush exited with an aggravated calf injury, Australian rookie Jarryd Hayne sprang into action and kept alive a game-tying touchdown drive Sunday for the desperate 49ers. 

    Halftime report: 49ers on pace to remain winless on road, trail Giants 13-6
    The 49ers haven't won a road game since their last visit to the Giants 11 months ago, and they're not in position to repeat that conquest. 

    Pregame: 49ers draft picks must fill Ahmad Brooks' void; TE Vernon Davis, LB Hodges among inactives
    Ahmad Brooks indeed did not make the trip to the Meadowlands and will miss the 49ers' game against the New York Giants, while he mourns his sister's death last week. 

    G Andrew Tiller promoted from practice squad; CB Shareece Wright released
    Andrew Tiller, who practiced as the first-team left guard in June's minicamp, was promoted Saturday from the practice squad. 

    Live updates: 49ers vs. Giants on Sunday night
    Get live updates and analysis during the 49ers vs. Giants game as San Francisco tries to get back into the win column. 

    Live updates: 49ers vs. Giants, Sunday at 5:30 p.m.
    Get live updates and analysis during the 49ers vs. Giants game as San Francisco tries to get back into the win column. 

    Can 49ers find some answers on NFL's biggest stage?
    San Francisco 49ers in New York -- or New Jersey -- to take on the Giants in Sunday Night Football. 

    49ers more concerned about Beckham's hands than his fists, mouth
    New York Giants' star Odell Beckham Jr. got socked to the tune of $9,000 for punching Buffalo Bills safety Duke Williams last Sunday. 

    Vernon Davis out for a second straight week, Joe Staley questionable
    In a bit of a surprise, 49ers tight end Vernon Davis was ruled out of Sunday night's game against the Giants with an ongoing knee issue. 

    NaVorro Bowman says 49ers in an 'important spot' heading into New York's big stage
    NaVorro Bowman says his reconstructed knee continues to get better. Will the 49ers season?"We didn t do good in the first quarter of the season. 

    Preview: San Francisco 49ers at New York Giants
    Here is a synopsis of what to expect in Sunday night's 49ers game at the New York Giants:RECORDS49ers 1-3 (lost three in row); Giants 2-2 (won two straight)TV/RADIONBC Ch. 

    49ers' Ahmad Brooks will miss Giants game
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks will miss the Sunday night game against the New York Giants after the death of his sister.

    Practice report: LT Joe Staley remains out; LG Boone, LB Bowman, WR Patton return
    Left tackle Joe Staley, for a second consecutive day, rode a stationary bike in the weight room rather than participate in practice as a result of Sunday's knee injury. 

    Kawakami: 49ers have broken Kaepernick; can he get himself unstuck?
    49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is stuck in this desperate situation, playing poorly, watching the losses pile up, and basically alone. 

    49ers OC Geep Chryst: 'We made some adjustments we feel good about'
    The 49ers beleaguered offense will have a new look in Sunday's visit to the New York Giants. Whether those are related to personnel or scheme alterations, offensive coordinator Geep Chryst wouldn't say Thursday. 

    Report: LB Ahmad Brooks to miss Giants game while grieving sister's death
    Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks will miss the 49ers' game Sunday at the New York Giants while mourning the death of his older sister, who battled lupus, ESPN reported. 

    49ers' Kaepernick 'not worried about job security'
    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Tomsula says he remains confident in embattled quarterback Colin Kaepernick. 

    Practice report: Vernon Davis still not participating; Bowman, Boone, Staley, Patton also out
    Tight end Vernon Davis, after missing Sunday's game with a knee injury, again stretched with his teammates before heading off the field as Wednesday's practice got underway. 

    49ers Colin Kaepernick: 'I don't worry about job security when I step into this building'
    Winning games, rather than retaining his job, is what Colin Kaepernick says drives him during the 49ers' ongoing slump. 

    NFL approves more international games, some outside England
    The league's owners approved more intenational games through 2025 on Wednesday, including ones in places other than England -- possibly Mexico, Germany and Canada. 

    Using borax to kill ants

    Borax and boric acid are effective in pest control, but should be used cautiously around pets and children. 
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    Randy Quaid back in American jail

    The “Independence Day” actor and wife spent five years in Canada, after fleeing American authorities.