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Newsweek's latest cover on "What Silicon Valley Thinks of Women" sparked a firestorm Thursday — on Twitter and in Silicon Valley — with some accusing the magazine of taking on sexism in tech with a sexist...]]>
<![CDATA[Dogs, Residents Break World Record with Doggie Yoga Class]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:04:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DoggieYogaWEBIMG_2-PIC_0.jpg
On Sunday, people and pups from around the community came together at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center to set the record.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Doc Tells History of Silicon Valley]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:25:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/11-19-2013-san-jose-city-hall.jpg
Haven't you always wanted to learn more about San Jose? The queen city of the Bay Area receives the documentary treatment in a new film.

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<![CDATA[Target Launches New Plus-Size Line]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:51:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/240*120/AVA+VIV+Header.jpg
Target has announced plans to unveil a new clothing line designed specifically for plus-size women. The line, expected to arrive in mid-February, was designed by Target's in-house design team and features...

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<![CDATA[Sad Monkey Consoled by Pal]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:08:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/012215+comforting+monkeys.jpg
Think you had a bad day? Try trading places with this sad little monkey.

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<![CDATA[Grateful Dead Fans Mail Decorated Envelopes for Ticket Orders]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:14:25 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/199*120/85921011.jpg
Grateful Dead fans are going the extra mile as they try to get tickets to the band’s highly anticipated farewell anniversary performance at Soldier Field in Chicago this summer.

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<![CDATA[Oreo Dresses Up for Valentine's Day With New Flavor]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:00:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/222*120/oreo+red+velvet+1200.jpg
Oreos are dressing up for Valentine’s Day. The treat dubbed “milk’s favorite cookie” has a new look and flavor, one that is popular among foodies—Red Velvet. The chocolate cookies are now red and have a...]]>
<![CDATA[100 Cases of Beer at Your Door? There's an App for That]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:54:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Bud+Light+App.jpg
Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, Anheuser-Busch has introduced a new app where beer lovers can get Bud Light delivered to their home in less than an hour. The free app "Bud Light Button" provides D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Grateful Dead Announces "Last-Ever" Performance]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:49:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/219*120/gratefuldead.jpg
The four living members of the Grateful Dead have announced plans for a celebratory performance at Soldier Field for the band’s 50th anniversary, a star-studded show that is set to be the original members'...

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<![CDATA[Burning Man Pre-Sale Tickets Available... For $800]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:26:19 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BURNING-MAN-VO---00000618.jpg
A limited amount of Burning Man pre-sale tickets are on sale this week.

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<![CDATA[Club Suspended After Chris Brown Concert Shooting]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:25:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fiesta-nightclub.jpg
San Jose police have suspended the license of the nightclub where five people were shot while Chris Brown performed over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Jefferson Airplane Manager Dead at 70]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:52:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/famoushomes526.JPG
Bill Thompson first managed Jefferson Airplane in 1968, and was responsible for securing the legendary 20-room "Black Mansion" on Fulton Street in San Francisco.]]>
<![CDATA[Delta Makes Flight With 2 Passenger]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:26:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Empty-Plane.jpg
Legroom wasn't an issue for one Brooklyn man who was lucky enough to be one of only two passengers on-board a flight from Cleveland to New York City Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Dave Matthews Band Coming to Shoreline]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:49:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/Dave+Matthews+Band+Sleep+Train+9.5.14+%2839%29.jpg
Dave Matthews Band will be making a stop in the Bay Area this fall.

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<![CDATA["Batkid Begins" Doc Lures Famous Poster Artist Out of Retirement]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:06:49 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/batkid-poster-crop.png
The same artist behind classic movie posters for more than 150 films, including the Star Wars and Indiana Jones series, has come out of retirement to create the poster for an upcoming documentary on Miles Scott,...

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<![CDATA[French Bulldog Struggles to Reclaim Bed From Cat]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 06:04:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-01-07+at+8.33.42+AM.png
A French bulldog named Pixel adorably struggles to reclaim its bed after a cat stole it away.
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<![CDATA["Flat White" Added to Starbucks Menu]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:08:22 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0105-2015-FlatWhite.jpg
The "flat white" is going mainstream. Starbucks introduced Tuesday its own version of the flat white, a specialty coffee drink popular in Australia, New Zealand, and the U.K, but until now relatively unknown in...

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<![CDATA[Prankster Gets Surprise After Giving Homeless Man $100]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 19:03:05 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Homeless-Man-money.jpg
A man got a big surprise when he tried a social experiment to see how a homeless person would spend $100.
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<![CDATA[Video of Dancing Dog Goes Viral]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:26:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/635549068098100143-Capture.JPG
A clip of a happy, hopping pooch has gone viral. The video shows a dog dancing in excitement over being picked up at a day care. The YouTube clip has already garnered 2 million views.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Trends 2015]]> Sat, 20 Dec 2014 05:35:56 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/456371972.jpg
Here are some trends you can expect to see next spring.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Trends: 2015's Best Looks]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 04:09:15 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Inner.jpg
Wore stories! Take a look at what we donned in 2014 and check out the biggest sartorial trends for the coming year.
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<![CDATA[Brian McKnight Brings Intimate Show to San Francisco]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:23:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/brianmcknightaddition.jpg
Soul singer and multi-instrumentalist Brian McKnight is getting up close and personal with San Francisco this week with eight shows at The Addition.

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<![CDATA[Deli Cranks Out 6,000 Latkes for Hanukkah]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:08:09 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bay-latke-chef.jpg
When it comes to holidays, there's no better recipe than the one you grew up with. Same is true for latkes. So, tonight, when Hanukkah begins at sundown, cooks around the globe will be firing up the frying pans...

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<![CDATA[Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:52:03 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/27167011.jpg
Merriam-Webster has declared "culture" as the word of 2014, The Associated Press reported. The word joins Oxford Dictionaries' "vape," a darling of the e-cigarette movement, and "exposure," declared the...

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<![CDATA[#SantaPhotoFail: Pics of No Good Santa Encounters]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 23:42:41 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/01-santafailthumb.jpg
It's Christmastime and it's that time of year when you head out with the family and get those beloved pics of the kids with Santa. Except the photos don't always turn out as you hoped.]]>
<![CDATA[James Franco Talks Sony Hack on "SNL"]]> Sun, 07 Dec 2014 06:02:47 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/James-Franco-SNL.jpg
James Franco's hosted "Saturday Night Live" again — so naturally his friend (and co-star of upcoming comedy flick "The Interview") Seth Rogen crashed the opening monologue in the Dec. 7 episode featuring musical
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<![CDATA[Target Employee's Black Friday Pep Talk Goes Viral]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2014 17:25:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/target+credit+card+breach+latest.jpg
Although Black Friday can be a stressful day for bargain-hunting shoppers, it may be even more difficult for retail employees. That is why a Target electronics department worker in Westminster, Maryland,...]]>
<![CDATA[Lia Sophia Closing Its Doors]]> Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:32:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/LiaSophia11.jpg
The popular direct-sales jewelry retailer Lia Sophia announced Monday it will be closing its doors this month. “We are so proud of building Lia Sophia over the past 28 years into an outstanding company that has...

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<![CDATA[Giant Gingerbread House Fits People]]> Wed, 03 Dec 2014 04:31:21 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/giant+gingerbread+house.jpg
Vermont's Woodstock Inn & Resort has unveiled a giant gingerbread house that towers above the rest. The creation of pastry chef Lerome Campbell and his team stands nine feet tall from its base to rooftop.

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<![CDATA[Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Tonight]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:08:56 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/228*120/capitol_christmas_tree.png
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas on Capitol Hill. House Speaker John Boehner will light the Capitol Christmas Tree on the Capitol's West Front Lawn at 5 p.m. ET Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[NORAD Tracks Santa Delivering Gifts]]> Thu, 25 Dec 2014 04:36:53 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sb10069274b-004.jpg
Where's Santa? Track Santa and his sleigh's whereabouts today with the NORAD Santa tracker.

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<![CDATA[Find the Perfect Present: Gift Guide 2014]]> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 04:04:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gift-guide-promo2.jpg
Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Our guide will help you find unique present ideas for everyone on your shopping list.
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<![CDATA[Grumpy Cat to Visit San Francisco]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:44:16 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/477158783.jpg
Grumpy Cat is on his way here. And Grumpy Cat does not care.

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<![CDATA[Robin Williams' Former Napa Estate Listed For $25.9 Million]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:40:14 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/robin-williams-home.jpg
The Villa of Smiles, Robin Williams's former Napa Valley estate, is back on the market. And at $25.9 million, it's 13 percent cheaper.

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<![CDATA[Mindy Kaling Shoots Sitcom in San Francisco]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:03:55 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kaling-instagram.jpg
'The Mindy Project' filmed in San Francisco on November 18, stopping at locations including Lombard Street, City Lights and the Golden Gate Bridge.

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<![CDATA[Superhero Hopefuls Converge on Emeryville]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:51:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/superhero-auditions.jpg
The road to Marvel Universe Live! begins in Emeryville.]]>
<![CDATA[Art of Eleanor Coppola on Display at Sonoma Museum]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:26:35 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Eleanor-Coppola-pic.jpg
The public largely knows Eleanor Coppola as the wife of director Francis Ford Coppola, but those who know her also know her as a consummate artisan who is compelled to create. Fifty years’ worth of her...

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<![CDATA[Black Friday 2014 Details]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:36:13 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Macy%27s_Holiday35345.jpg
This year, retailers across America will start their sales on Thanksgiving afternoon. And in many cases, those sales will keep going for days.

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<![CDATA[Improv Puppet Show Set for San Francisco Run]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:14:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Puppet-Up-1.jpg
Picture a mash up of “The Muppet Show” and “Whose Line is It Anyway?” and you’ll have an idea of what to expect from “Puppet Up! - Uncensored,” an improv comedy puppet show returning to San Francisco, Nov.

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<![CDATA[Carol Channing Serenaded By SF Students]]> Fri, 07 Nov 2014 14:55:43 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/channing-Carol-2.jpg
The Broadway baby who brought Dolly Levi to life was serenaded with “Hello, Carol!” by the Lowell chorus and jazz band (a few audience members joined in, too) when she visited her alma mater and appeared in the...

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