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Nude participants take part in the Bay to Breakers race May 17, 2009 in San Francisco. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bay To Breakers 2015: Everything You Need To Enjoy It Or Avoid It

Thousands of elite athletes and fun-seekers will take to the streets of San Francisco for the annual running of the Bay to Breakers foot race this Sunday.

05/13/2015

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Fiorina.org Used To Shame GOP Hopeful’s Hewlett-Packard Legacy After Candidate Fails To Grab Domain

CarlyForPresident.com is a slick website filled with background on Republican Presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina. Fiorina.org is not.

05/05/2015

San Francisco Police Department car. 
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African Americans Account For 45 Percent Of Those Cited For Resisting Arrest In San Francisco

This as African Americans make up only six percent of the city’s population.

04/29/2015

Image from an undercover police informant shows two women allegedly peddling drugs in the San Francisco's Tenderloin. (Manny Ortez/YouTube)

Video Shows SFPD Informant Targeting Black Woman Over Asian Woman In Drug Sting Operation

New video shows an undercover San Francisco police informant ignoring an Asian woman who may have been offering drugs, and instead going after a black woman.

04/09/2015

Apple released a redesigned emoji keyboard with skin modifiers in updates to its OS X operating system. (Apple)

Apple Adds 5 Skin Shades For More Racially Diverse Emoji Characters

Lovers of emoji, the cute graphics that punctuate online messages, will soon be able to pick from different skin tones following criticism about the lack of diversity.

02/24/2015

Bay To Breakers (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bizarre World Records Planned For This Year’s Bay To Breakers Race And Costume Party

San Francisco’s annual citywide Bay to Breakers footrace and costume party will also be an opportunity for this year’s participants to break as many wacky world records as possible.

02/19/2015

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Facebook Accidentally Blocks Native Americans For Using ‘Fake’ Names

Native Americans say Facebook is locking them out of their accounts because the social media giant thinks their names are fake, according to Colorlines.

02/10/2015

Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (Getty Images)

Racial Divide In California’s State Parks Could Squander Future Funding

One of the best parts of living in the Golden State is the ability to enjoy over 1.6 million acres of mountains, beaches and valleys protected by state parks. But a new report finds park visitors do not reflect the state’s changing and diverse demographics, making the future of park funding uncertain.

02/05/2015

Mitt Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Romney Tells Supporters He Won’t Run For President In 2016

Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering a third campaign for the White House, the former Massachusetts governor told members of his staff during a Friday conference call that he is out of race.

01/30/2015

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San Francisco Runner Completes 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days

Thirty-one-year old Tim Durbin is the only American to complete the World Marathon Challenge that started last Saturday and ended in Sydney, Australia Friday morning.

01/23/2015

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