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Pleasanton braces for fallout of Safeway sale
Safeway's $9 billion merger with Albertson's reverberated in the grocery chain's corporate home of Pleasanton where officials are bracing for the impact on the city's second-largest employer.
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Emeryville startup Revolights makes a pitch on 'Shark Tank'
On Friday, one East Bay startup will appear on the reality show 'Shark Tank,' where they will be subjected to a ruthless panel of multi-millionaire judges who may throw money their way -- or humiliate them on prime-time television.
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Cal women ousted by Washington State in Pac-12 tournament
The Cal Bears women's basketball team, the second seed in the Pac-12 tournament, is stunned by Washington State 91-83 in the quarterfinals.
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Aaron Paul's career shifting into overdrive
'Need for Speed' star is having a great ride, with 'Breaking Bad' in his rearview mirror.
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This country is threatening to ban Facebook and YouTube
Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube, where audio recordings of his alleged conversations suggesting corruption have been leaked in the past weeks, dealing him a major blow ahead of this month's local elections. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
Also meet Adrian Marcel, one of Oakland's most promising R&B talents.
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.