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Girls Garage gives young women tools they need to build, shape their future

2 hours ago   |   ABC

At every stage of life, having the tools to succeed makes a difference. For a group of girls in West Berkeley, those tools are powered. Literally. They're members of Girls...
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Home Showcase: Coming home to Commonwealth Ave. charmer

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Real estate fads come and go, but a Comm Ave. red brick and brownstone home between Clarendon and Berkeley is perennially Boston real estate goals. After all, what's dreamier...
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Horse racing protest shuts down COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Golden Gate Fields

1 day ago   |   ABC

Protesters are reportedly calling for Golden Gate Fields' race track to be shut down, citing dozens of horse deaths over the past year as well as widespread COVID-19 outbreaks...
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In California, Berkeley Beat Back NIMBYs

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Is California finally ready to accept a more sustainable way of life?
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Fast-food workers in LA face unmasked customers and unsafe workplaces, and are punished for speaking up about COVID-19, a damning new report says

Fast-food workers in LA face unmasked customers and unsafe workplaces, and are punished for speaking up about COVID-19, a damning new report says

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Fast-food workers in Los Angeles are facing unsafe conditions at work, and outbreaks among staff at restaurants are threatening the area's ability to...
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduces wealth tax bill aimed at people worth over $50 million

Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduces wealth tax bill aimed at people worth over $50 million

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts on Monday unveiled legislation that would tax the fortunes of the wealthiest people in the United States. The...
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CA club, adult sports leagues allowed to play again, even in counties in restrictive tiers

6 days ago   |   ABC

New rules in California now allow club and adult leagues to get back to competition, even in counties in the state's most restrictive tier.
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Figueroa, Omoruyi, Duarte lead Oregon past Cal 74-63

Figueroa, Omoruyi, Duarte lead Oregon past Cal 74-63

6 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

BERKELEY, Calif. - LJ Figueroa had 20 points, a career-high 14 rebounds and five steals, Eugene Omoruyi scored 21 points and Oregon beat California 74-63 on Saturday.
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California parents mobilize after feeling 'political disillusionment'

California parents mobilize after feeling 'political disillusionment'

6 days ago   |   Politico

SACRAMENTO - Parents across California are protesting outside district offices, circulating petitions and dialing into school board meetings with a fury never before seen in...
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University of Chicago names alumnus, renowned chemist from UC Berkeley as its next president

7 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Paul Alivisatos is just the second U. of C. graduate to lead the institution in its 130-year history.
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KU places football coach Les Miles on administrative leave

KU places football coach Les Miles on administrative leave

Athletic Director Jeff Long says KU will fully review the report Read more ...

Sinema Slammed For Exaggerated Thumbs-Down On $15 Minimum Wage

Sinema Slammed For Exaggerated Thumbs-Down On $15 Minimum Wage

Hand gestures are commonplace in the Senate, but Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is getting flack for the way she voted against a $15 minimum wage. Read more ...

New York Legislature Strips Cuomo Of Extraordinary Emergency Powers, With A...

New York Legislature Strips Cuomo Of Extraordinary Emergency Powers, With A Caveat

It's the latest setback for Cuomo, who is facing a pair of political crises. But many of his critics say the legislation doesn't do enough to wrest power back from the... Read more ...

New York AG warns Cuomo's office not to delete anything as probe ensues

New York AG warns Cuomo's office not to delete anything as probe ensues

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York's attorney general's office has instructed Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office not to erase any documents or materials that could come under scrutiny during her... Read more ...

Denver Broncos place franchise tag on Justin Simmons again

Denver Broncos place franchise tag on Justin Simmons again

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Broncos safety Justin Simmons is the first NFL player to be franchise tagged in 2021. Read more ...

Sabres coach on hot seat; GM says team's play 'unacceptable'

Sabres coach on hot seat; GM says team's play 'unacceptable'

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Sabres coach Ralph Krueger's status has been placed into question after first-year general manager Kevyn Adams called his underperforming team's play... Read more ...

Missing 10-year-old girl from Colerain Township found safe

Missing 10-year-old girl from Colerain Township found safe

The Colerain Township Police Department was searching for a missing 10-year-old girl Friday, but she has since been found safe. Read more ...

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, found dead at...

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, found dead at family home

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, was found dead Friday afternoon in the family's southwest Omaha home. Read more ...

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California officials are allowing people to attend Major League Baseball games and other sports, go to Disneyland and watch live performances in limited... Read more ...

State prepared for first mass COVID-19 vaccination event at NHMS

State prepared for first mass COVID-19 vaccination event at NHMS

New Hampshire's first mass vaccination event will get underway this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where more than 11,000 Granite Staters will receive the single-dose... Read more ...