After Jerick McKinnon ACL tear, San Francisco 49ers running backs ready to take the load

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco announced Monday that starting running back Jerick "Jet"…

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Oakland A’s host ALS Awareness Day, make move for a potential starting pitcher in Aaron Brooks

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USF Dons men’s soccer knocks off No. 8 UCLA

USF men’s soccer has defeated a Pac-12 opponent for a third year in a row, picking up a 1-0 win…

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State cites SF care facility over death of woman in hospital stairwell

State investigators have cited the facility where a missing elderly woman lived before she died in a stairwell at Zuckerberg…

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Dave Kaval, Oakland A’s and Piscotty family finding a new way to fund an ALS cure

Every time Oakland Athletics right fielder Stephen Piscotty runs out to his position at the Oakland Coliseum, he looks up.…

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Candidates’ ties to Shipyard project, developer at issue in District 10 race

The botched cleanup of the contaminated Hunters Point Shipyard is a sensitive issue in the highly competitive District 10 Board…

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Oakland Athletics put away Mariners 8-2 behind Stephen Piscotty’s five RBIs

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Chris Stratton again falls victim to anemic San Francisco Giants offense, Mets win 4-1

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