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  • Afghan men line up outside a polling station to cast their ballots, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2014
  • Afghans have defied Taliban threats as well as rain to vote in presidential and provincial elections on Saturday.
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voting, afghanistan, national/world
  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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silicon valley, santa clara county, fremont, democrats, elections, voting, politics video
  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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silicon valley, santa clara county, fremont, democrats, elections, voting, politics, david louie
  • President Barack Obama speaks about Ukraine, Monday, March 17, 2014, in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington.
  • The U.S. has issued the most comprehensive sanctions against Russia since the end of the Cold War.
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protest, europe, voting, violence, news
  • A man walks under a sign for the 24th Street Mission Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station in San Francisco, Monday, July 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
  • BART is hiring a consultant to figure out why its labor talks have been so unsuccessful and expensive.
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SEIU, BART strike, BART, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, voting, bay area traffic
  • Updated design of the planned San Francisco waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors.
  • Over 21,000 signatures were delivered to the Registrar's Office, making it more difficult for the Warriors to build their new arena.
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golden state warriors, construction, san francisco giants, at&t park, bay bridge, oracle arena, oakland, voting, nba, vic lee
  • A man walks under a sign for the 24th Street Mission Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station in San Francisco, Monday, July 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
  • BART's 9-month-long contract battle with two striking unions wound up costing the agency millions.
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SEIU, BART strike, BART, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, voting, bay area traffic
  • BART trains not running
  • After two crippling BART strikes last year, a state senate bill that would forbid strikes among public transit had its first hearing.
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SEIU, BART strike, BART, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, voting, news
  • BART trains not running
  • After two crippling BART strikes last year, a bill that would forbid strikes among public transit had its first hearing.
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SEIU, BART strike, BART, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, voting, bay area traffic
  • Members of BART's largest labor union are voted on Monday on a contract agreement that ended nine months of labor strife.
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SEIU, BART strike, BART, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, voting, bay area traffic
  • Judge hands down pension reform plan for city workers
  • A judge ruled against Measure B Monday after saying that cutting city workers pensions to save San Jose money is illegal.
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chuck reed, san jose, voting, pensions, politics, david louie
  • Judge hands down pension reform plan for city workers
  • A judge ruled against Measure B Monday after saying that cutting city workers pensions to save San Jose money is illegal.
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chuck reed, san jose, voting, pensions, news
  • Failure of SF measures fuels Warriors arena debate
  • The failure of two measures regarding the 8 Washington project in San Francisco are fueling the Warriors arena debate.
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election day, voter information, voting, embarcadero, construction, parking, san francisco board of supervisors, ed lee, sierra club, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • 8 Washington project on San Franciscos waterfront
  • San Francisco voters rejected two ballot measures that would have allowed a condo project to be built along the city's waterfront.
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election day, voter information, voting, embarcadero, construction, parking, san francisco board of supervisors, ed lee, sierra club, san francisco news
  • 2013 Election Day has light turnout
  • It's an off year for this year's elections and some local cities are considering moving their elections to even-numbered years.
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san ramon, vallejo, sunnyvale, election day, elections, voting, news
  • 2013 Election Day has light turnout
  • It's an off year for this year's elections and some local cities are considering moving their elections to even-numbered years.
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sunnyvale, election day, elections, voter information, voting, san ramon, vallejo, politics, carolyn tyler
  • Sunnyvale gun shop
  • Voters in Sunnyvale will decide today on a gun safety ballot measure that supporters say would reduce the threat of mass shootings and other gun violence.
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sunnyvale, guns, voting, laws, politics
  • Sunnyvale gun shop
  • Voters in Sunnyvale are deciding on a gun safety ballot measure that supporters say would reduce the threat of mass shootings and other gun violence.
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sunnyvale, guns, voting, laws, politics video
  • A Sunnyvale gun shop.
  • The mayor of Sunnyvale is leading an effort to crack down on gun possession and ammunition sales.
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sunnyvale, guns, crime, voting, new york, NRA, violence, south bay news, vic lee
  • A Sunnyvale gun shop.
  • The mayor of Sunnyvale is leading an effort to crack down on gun possession and ammunition sales.
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sunnyvale, guns, crime, voting, new york, NRA, violence, news
  • 8 Washington project on San Franciscos waterfront
  • The dilemma over the 8 Washington project on San Francisco's waterfront has competing campaigns trying to win the vote.
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embarcadero, san francisco board of supervisors, ed lee, construction, financial district, voter information, voting, election day, news
  • 8 Washington project on San Franciscos waterfront
  • The dilemma over the 8 Washington project on San Francisco's waterfront has competing campaigns trying to win the vote.
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election day, voter information, voting, embarcadero, construction, parking, san francisco board of supervisors, ed lee, sierra club, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • San Francisco skyline
  • Early voting is now underway in San Mateo and San Francisco Counties.
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elections, voting, election day, san mateo county, san francisco news
  • AC Transit bus at the temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco
  • AC Transit union members are telling their negotiating committee to get back to work, after soundly rejecting a tentative agreement.
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ac transit, strike, unions, transportation, oakland, emeryville, transbay terminal, BART, voting, bay area traffic
  • Oakland Unified School District building
  • The Oakland Unified School District school board will vote Wednesday on a strategic plan on a how to best manage its assets.
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oakland, budget cuts, voting, real estate, east bay news, lyanne melendez
  • Oakland Unified School District building
  • The Oakland Unified School District school board will vote Wednesday on a strategic plan on a how to best manage its assets.
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oakland, budget cuts, voting, real estate, news
  • AC Transit bus at the temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco
  • Bay Area commuters woke up Wednesday morning, relieved to find out that AC Transit workers reached a tentative agreement.
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ac transit, strike, unions, transportation, oakland, emeryville, transbay terminal, BART, voting, bay area traffic
  • AC Transit bus at the temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco
  • Bay Area commuters woke up Wednesday morning, relieved to find out that AC Transit workers reached a tentative agreement.
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ac transit, strike, unions, transportation, oakland, emeryville, transbay terminal, BART, voting, news
  • BART is rolling out an experiment to see if bikes and riders can coexist on the trains.
  • If the BART unions do not strike on Monday, riders will be allowed to bring their bikes on all trains.
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oakland, BART, unions, strike, transportation, lawsuit, bikes, voting, bay area traffic
  • Members of the city of Oakland's two biggest employee unions have voted by overwhelming margins to authorize a strike.
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oakland, voting, strike, unions, east bay news
  • SF food truck
  • San Francisco's food trucks may have new regulations on the menu soon.
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food, restaurants, voting, san francisco news
  • Cars driving on a freeway
  • Experts suggest private sector funding is part of the answer to jumpstarting long-postponed transportation improvement projects.
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silicon valley, san jose, BART, traffic, transportation, driving, budget cuts, muni, san francisco 49ers, levi strauss, voting, business
  • Cars driving on a freeway
  • Experts suggest private sector funding is part of the answer to jumpstarting long-postponed transportation improvement projects.
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silicon valley, san jose, BART, traffic, transportation, driving, budget cuts, muni, san francisco 49ers, levi strauss, voting, south bay news, david louie
  • Boy Scouts
  • Depending on who you talk to, the decision to allow gay youths to be Boy Scouts was either a big victory or a huge mistake.
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children, lgbt, voting, moraga, walnut creek, news
  • Patch on a Boy Scout uniform
  • In the Bay Area, reaction to the Boy Scouts' decision to allow gay youths to be Scouts varied widely from jubilation to disgust.
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children, lgbt, voting, moraga, walnut creek, national/world, laura anthony
  • BART is rolling out an experiment to see if bikes and riders can coexist on the trains.
  • BART's board of directors voted to lift a ban on bikes aboard rush hour trains for five months.
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BART, bikes, transportation, voting, oakland, bay area traffic
  • Patch on a Boy Scout uniform
  • In the Bay Area, reaction to the Boy Scouts' decision to allow gay youths to be Scouts varied widely from jubilation to disgust.
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children, lgbt, voting, moraga, walnut creek, news
  • BART is rolling out an experiment to see if bikes and riders can coexist on the trains.
  • BART's board of directors will vote tonight whether to change rules that currently keep bikes off of trains during commute hours.
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BART, bikes, transportation, voting, oakland, bay area traffic
  • Immigrant families disappointed by Feintseins vote
  • The controversial immigration reform bill is finally headed to the Senate floor but some immigrant families are now feeling left behind.
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dianne feinstein, bills, immigration, voting, politics video
  • Immigrant families disappointed by Feintseins vote
  • The controversial immigration reform bill is finally headed to the Senate floor but some immigrant families are now feeling left behind.
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dianne feinstein, bills, immigration, voting, politics, alan wang
  • Taser
  • San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr has withdrawn his controversial proposal to equip some officers with Tasers.
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SFPD, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, violence, ACLU, guns, shooting, voting, news
  • Taser
  • San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr has withdrawn his controversial proposal to equip some officers with Tasers.
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SFPD, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, violence, ACLU, guns, shooting, voting, san francisco news
  • Person holding a Taser
  • A SF police group has come out against Tasers just as the police commission is poised to take a vote on the controversial issue.
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SFPD, greg suhr, ed lee, voting, embarcadero, crime, violence, news
  • Person holding a Taser
  • A SF police group has come out against Tasers just as the police commission is poised to take a vote on the controversial issue.
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SFPD, greg suhr, ed lee, voting, embarcadero, crime, violence, san francisco news, vic lee
  • San Jose City Hall
  • A state agency is taking on San Jose for not bargaining with employees before taking the issue to voters.
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elections, voting, san jose, pensions, politics video
  • San Jose City Hall
  • A state agency is taking on San Jose for not bargaining with employees before taking the issue to voters.
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elections, voting, san jose, pensions, politics, david louie
  • "Star Trek" fans, rejoice.
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space, NASA, movies, celebrity, websites, voting, mountain view, national/world
  • Rep. King says Boehner promises Sandy aid votes
  • A NY lawmaker says House Speaker Boehner has promised votes to aid victims of Superstorm Sandy by Jan. 15.
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new york, voting, hurricane, storm, rain, flooding, politics video
  • Capitol Hill
  • A Republican senator says "it's fair to ask my party to put revenue on the table" as part of the solution to avoid a "fiscal cliff."
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election day, elections, voting, barack obama, john boehner, nancy pelosi, jerry brown, taxes, jobs, republicans, democrats, congress, house of representatives, politics
  • Some California ballots will never be counted
  • There are thousands of Bay Area ballots that will never be counted due to a few key reasons.
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elections, voting, politics, nannette miranda