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Muni cuts training hours to boost number of train operators, combat driver shortage

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Father says school district failed to follow procedures, protect son in Balboa HS incident

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Muni operator outed on social media for using rubber band to pilot train

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Ramon Laureano’s two homers lead A’s to 8-4 victory over Rangers

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A’s begin series against Rangers with Liam Hendriks as the opener

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San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ronald Blair III is a study in persistence

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Candidate needs to withdraw from school board race in wake of transphobic remarks, conflicting statements

As co-chairs of the Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club, we feel a specific responsibility to speak up and take…

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