Sparano named Raiders' interim coach
The Oakland Raiders offensive line coach spent almost four seasons as the Miami Dolphins coach, compiling a 29-32 record.
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UC Berkeley celebrates free speech movement's 50th anniversary
The free speech movement made an unmistakable stamp on UC Berkeley, a campus that now prides itself on its legacy of social activism.
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'Yarn-bombing' artists hit a number of Bay Area cities with unexpected and whimsical knitted creations
A growing number of Bay Area cities from Oakland and Berkeley, San Jose to San Mateo are seeing the sometimes odd and mysterious appearance of knitted creations on their streets -- and sometimes sponsoring more organized "yarn bombing events" -- that add a little bit of color, whimsy or even make a social or political statement by covering everything from bike racks, benches, fire hydrants, trees and statues.
(Gary Reyes, Bay Area News Group)
UC, CSU to offer loans for students in the U.S. illegally
UC, CSU to start loan program for students who entered the country illegally
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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass picks: Thao and the Get Down Stay Down, Hurray for the Riff Raff
Hurray for the Riff Raff and Thao and the Get Down Stay Down are among the best bets for the 14th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival in San Francisco.
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Rosie O'Donnell and Whoopi Goldberg already clash on 'The View'
Pair get into it during commercial break, leaving audience stunned.