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In this July 30, 1996, file photo, a woman pushes a shopping cart over a graphic of Toys R Us mascot Geoffrey the giraffe at the Toys R Us store in Raritan, N.J. Richard Barry, a former Toys R Us executive and now CEO of the new company called Tru Kids In

Toys R Us Plans Second Act By Holiday Season

Toys R Us fans in the U.S. should see the iconic brand re-emerge in some form by this holiday season.
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4/24/2018 - File photo dated 11/06/14 of the Spotify App, as the music streaming service has announced a major redesign of its mobile app, offering more free music to users who are not paying subscribers. (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA) *** US Rights Only *

Spotify Buys Gimlet, Anchor To Ramp Up Its Podcast Game

Music streaming service Spotify is buying podcast companies Gimlet and Anchor as it looks to take on Apple's popular iTunes' podcasting platform.
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In this Nov. 5, 2018 file photo, Craig Newmark attend the 12th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit red carpet at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. The founder of Craigslist says he will donate $15 million to Columbia University and the

Craigslist Founder Donates $15 Million For Journalism Ethics

The founder of Craigslist says he will donate $15 million to Columbia University and the Poynter Institute for separate efforts promoting ethics in journalism.
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Chaka Khan and Michael McDonald (Photo credit: Ron Elkman/USA Today Network/PA Images/Sipa USA)

Co-Headliners Chaka Khan, Michael McDonald Announce Bay Area Summer Tour Dates

Powerhouse soul and funk artists Chaka Khan and Michael McDonald announced Tuesday they will be co-headling a nationwide summer tour together.
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Santa Cruz Mountains Snow (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)

Snow Dusts The Bay Area In a 'Winter Wonderland'

Snow fell across a wide swath of the Bay Area on Monday and Tuesday, a rare occurrence that brought smiles to many but headaches to those who had to travel in it.
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Snowflake (Photo credit: Montypeter/Dreamstime)

Forecasters Predict Possibility of Snow On Bay Area Peaks

Forecasters see snow level at 1,500 feet...
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This June 15, 2016, file photo shows AT&T Park from an overhead view as the San Francisco Giants play the Milwaukee Brewers during a baseball game in San Francisco. The Oakland Raiders are in talks with the Giants about playing their home games next seaso

Oakland Raiders In Talks With San Francisco Giants Over Sharing Stadium

A person with knowledge of the negotiations said Sunday night the two sides are in discussions, but no deal has been reached.
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Estrada's Restaurant

Daly City's Estrada's Restaurant Closes Its Doors After 102 Years

After 102 years of serving the community of Mexican and Caribbean cuisine, Estrada's Restaurant in Daly City ended their business.
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Wursthall | Restaurant & Bierhaus (Photo credit: Keith Menconi/ KCBS Radio)

San Mateo Chef Apologizes For Banning Customers With MAGA Hats

A San Mateo chef has apologized for his "recklessness" after earlier this week saying he would not serve customers who wear "Make America Great Again" baseball caps that are associated with President Trump.
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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, leaves ABC studios in New York after an appearance on The View, Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. Booker on Friday declared his bid for the presidency in 2020 with a sweeping call to unite a deeply polarized nation around a "common purpos

New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker Launches 2020 Bid

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker on Friday declared his bid for the presidency in 2020 with a sweeping call to unite a deeply polarized nation around a "common sense of purpose."
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