Getting involved in community nothing new for Clemente Award nominee Chad Pinder

OAKLAND -- On the day he was named the Oakland Athletics' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, outfielder Chad Pinder…

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San Francisco 49ers rookie tackle Mike McGlinchey ready for first major test against Vikings DL

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco 49ers have spent a copious amount of…

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Mike Fiers shaky early, but reclaims command as Oakland Athletics find their bats against Yankees

OAKLAND -- Before the Oakland athletics faced off against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, Dennis Eckersley -- as he…

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District 4 candidates tap into Sunset’s anti-cannabis fervor

Assembling a small group of Sunset voters Wednesday in front of a proposed cannabis business on Taraval Street, District 4…

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Woman stabbed, girl arrested in South of Market attack

A young woman was stabbed around 5 p.m. on Wednesday on Fifth Street near Market Street in an apparently unprovoked…

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Oakland Athletics plan to keep using the opener, but Brett Anderson’s return could help with rotation depth

OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics will likely use an opener on Friday against the Texas Rangers, ahead of a bulk…

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‘Homemade’ explosive device found in Sunset District vehicle search

San Francisco police officers discovered an explosive device while searching a vehicle in San Francisco’s Sunset District Tuesday afternoon. Officer…

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Academy of Art Week 1 roundup: Oliver Hadeen scores first golden goal, cross country kicks off

In the first week of scholastic competition, the Academy of Art University had several highlights. After getting off to a…

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