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A Sonoma County Sheriff's Helicopter (sonomasheriff.org)

Abalone Season Off To Deadly Start On Bay Area Coast

The abalone diving season is off to a deadly start, with the latest death of a man trapped by rising tide along the Mendocino County coast Tuesday.

04/23/2015

San Francisco City Hall (credit: HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Drought Hypocrisy: San Francisco Using Drinking Water To Heat City Hall, Other Buildings

The people who want us to use less water are part of a system that could be among the biggest water wasters in San Francisco. That system is in hot water, because of hot water.

04/23/2015

Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake Hits Off Northern California Coast

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.5 earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean near Eureka.

04/23/2015

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter talks cyber strategy at Stanford University on April 23, 2015. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

U.S. Secretary Of Defense Ashton Carter Courts Silicon Valley Tech Community To Lead New Military Cyber Strategy

He also unveiled that Defense Innovation Unit X will be located in Silicon Valley to scout for emerging technologies and to strengthen existing relationships.

04/23/2015

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

Plan To Rename Tunnel After Robin Williams Passes State Assembly

The bill by Assemblyman Marc Levine now heads to the Senate’s Transportation Committee.

04/23/2015

Bottles of Coca Cola and Pepsi soft drinks sit in a cooler at a 76 gas station on March 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

UC Study Finds Drinking Sugary Beverages For Two Weeks Can Boost Heart Disease Risk Factors

In as little as two weeks, young men and women who drank beverages with high fructose corn syrup showed increased risk factors for cardiovascular disease, according to a study from researchers at the University of California at Davis.

04/23/2015

Sovaldi

Gilead To Give Away Pricey Hepatitis C Drug Sovaldi In Republic Of Georgia

Gilead wants other countries and agencies to back a plan to eradicate hepatitis C by giving away its blockbuster treatment to poor countries.

04/23/2015

(Tinder)

Long-Lost Brother, Sister Flirt With Each Other On Tinder Before Realizing They’re Related

More than a decade after two Dutch siblings were split-up by divorcing parents, they both swiped right and began flirting with each other on Tinder before realizing they were related.

04/23/2015

(CBS)

From Radio Alice: 13 Videos That Changed Pop Culture In The First Decade Of YouTube

Who would have thought (OK Google thought it.) that the average person would get so much enjoyment out of looking at other people’s user created video.

04/23/2015