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A crowd waits in line before an announcement at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Apple Goes Beyond iPhones With Emphasis On Software and Streaming

Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked off a keynote Monday expected to preview upcoming changes to the company's phone and computer software as it diversifies to offset eroding sales of its bedrock product, the iPhone.
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This undated image shows Randall Park and Ali Wong in a scene from the movie "Always Be My Maybe." The newly released Netflix movie is an Asian-American rom-com with a twist: ethnicity isn't central to the plot. (Courtesy of Netflix)

In Asian-Led 'Always Be My Maybe,' Ethnicity Is Secondary

The newly released Netflix movie "Always Be My Maybe," is an Asian American rom-com with a twist: Ethnicity isn't central to the plot.
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Pogo Sticks May Be Coming As E-Scooter Alternative To San Francisco

Swedish start-up Cangoroo has announced plans to deploy hundreds of pogo sticks as an alternative to e-scooters in San Francisco.
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Kevin Durant

Durant Travels With The Warriors To Toronto Ahead Of Finals

Kevin Durant is traveling with the Golden State Warriors to Toronto for the first two games of the NBA Finals, leaving open the chance he could be ready to return from a strained right calf in time for Game 2.
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Jun 8, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors fans celebrate after the win at the watch party for game four of the 2018 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Warriors NBA Finals Watch Party Tickets Go On Sale

Tickets have gone on sale Tuesday afternoon for the Warriors Watch Parties at the arena.
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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (Photo credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports)

Oakland Mayor Adds To NBA Finals Bet With Prize of Local Coffee and BBQ

As the Warriors get ready to face the Toronto Raptors in the first game of the NBA Finals on Thursday, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has added some local flavor to her support for the hometown team.
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Traditional mexican food, tacos al pastor, Traditional mexican tacos al pastor

Concord's Second Annual Taco Fest Is Coming In August

The annual Concord Taco Fest is coming back to Todos Santos Plaza this August.
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The view on street from the hill in San-Francisco.

U.S. Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace In 6½ Years

U.S. home prices rose at the slowest pace in more than six years in March, a sign weaker sales are keeping a lid on price increases.
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LOS GATOS, CA - JANUARY 22: A sign is posted in front of the Netflix headquarters on January 22, 2014 in Los Gatos, California. Netflix will report fourth quarter earnings today after the closing bell. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph Has Book Out In September

An upcoming book by Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph turned out differently than he had expected...
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Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe's Famed Water Gets Clearer After All-Time Low

The clarity of Lake Tahoe's cobalt blue water improved last year from its worst level in a half-century after weather and runoff returned to more normal conditions at the alpine lake straddling the California-Nevada line.
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