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A Black homeowner says her Oakland property was undervalued by $400K

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Bay Area Olympians chase the gold at Tokyo 2020

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Bar Agricole faced wage theft complaints. Can its revival be equitable?

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The best food of the week from our Bay Area restaurant critic

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Dixie Fire: Hot, dry conditions expected to fuel fire

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CDC report could lead to more Bay Area mask mandates

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Uber, Lyft, Roblox among tech companies delaying office returns

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Twitter closes S.F. and New York offices as delta variant spreads

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Facebook to require vaccinations in U.S. offices, joining Google

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Google to require vaccinations on campus, extends voluntary remote work

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State approves $1.5 million for bike turnouts at Mount Diablo

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S.F. embraces aggressive new climate change goals

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Editorial: How PG&E keeps making the case for its own takeover

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