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  • Ranjit Steiner
  • The U.S. Paralympic Committee announced it will hold this year's Track and Field Championships at the College of San Mateo.
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  • stolen saddles from San Ramon
  • An East Bay riding team will have to drop out of a riding competition because their saddles and equipment were stolen.
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  • New figures from the city show San Francisco lost $11.5 million after hosting the 2013 America's Cup.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, economy, sports
  • Americas Cup race on San Francisco Bay
  • America's Cup organizers are threatening to pull the race from San Francisco in 2017, saying negotiations are not going well with the city.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, economy, sports
  • GoldieBlox won the Intuit Small Business, Big Game contest.
  • GoldieBlox won the Intuit Small Business, Big Game contest. First prize -- a multi-million dollar commercial during the Super Bowl.
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oakland, super bowl, children, competition, technology, katie marzullo
  • GoldieBlox won the Intuit Small Business, Big Game contest.
  • GoldieBlox won the Intuit Small Business, Big Game contest. First prize -- a multi-million dollar commercial during the Super Bowl.
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oakland, super bowl, children, competition, news
  • GoldieBlox won the Intuit Small Business, Big Game contest. First prize -- a multi-million dollar commercial during the Super Bowl.
  • The CEO of Intuit surprised GoldieBlox empoloyees when he arrived at their office to let them know they had won!
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oakland, super bowl, children, competition, news
  • Americas Cup race on San Francisco Bay
  • San Francisco's mayor wants the city to host the next America's Cup but says next time, it will be different.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, economy, sports
  • Americas Cup race on San Francisco Bay
  • San Francisco's mayor wants the city to host the next America's Cup but says next time -- it will be different.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, economy, sports, carolyn tyler
  • Gary Millers 1,985-pound pumpkin
  • One man's wearing a crown of gourd after winning the annual pumpkin weigh-off before the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival.
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  • Gary Millers 1,985-pound pumpkin
  • One man's wearing a crown of gourd after winning the annual pumpkin weigh-off before the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival.
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half moon bay, safeway, competition, san mateo county, peninsula news
  • Pumpkin weigh-off in Half Moon Bay today
  • The world championship pumpkin weigh-off is taking place in Half Moon Bay this morning.
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  • Pumpkin weigh-off in Half Moon Bay today
  • Pumpkins weighing nearly a ton are rolling into Half Moon Bay this weekend to take part in an annual pumpkin weigh-off.
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  • Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill holds up the Auld Mug as they celebrate in the podium after winning the Americas Cup sailing event over Emirates Team New Zealand on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
  • In one of the greatest comebacks in sports history, Oracle Team USA beat Emirates Team New Zealand to win the America's Cup.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, sports
  • Americas Cup Pavilion in SF
  • The America's Cup won't turn out to be the financial windfall SF once thought it would be, but officials say it won't be a bust either.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, sports, carolyn tyler
  • Americas Cup Pavilion in SF
  • The America's Cup won't turn out to be the financial windfall SF once thought it would be, but officials say it won't be a bust either.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, sports
  • Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill holds up the Auld Mug as they celebrate in the podium after winning the Americas Cup sailing event over Emirates Team New Zealand on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
  • In one of the greatest comebacks in sports history, Oracle Team USA beat Emirates Team New Zealand to win the America's Cup.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, tourism, larry ellison, sports
  • Young Americas Cup fan waves an American flag
  • America's Cup racing fans are gathering along the bay for what promises to be one of history's most exciting finishes in sports.
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  • Stage set for winner-take-all Americas Cup finale
  • Oracle Team USA sped past Emirates Team New Zealand on the upwind third leg to win their astonishing seventh straight race.
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  • menlo college football
  • Mark Grieb, former San Jose Sabercat QB,is the new head coach at Menlo College.
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  • Oracle's remarkable comeback closed the Kiwis' lead to 8-6 and no doubt has all of New Zealand on edge.
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  • Spectators at Pier 27 cheer Oracle Team USA that won the 14th race of the Americas Cup sailing event against Emirates Team New Zealand, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
  • Oracle Team USA won two races against Emirates Team New Zealand on Sunday to stay alive in the America's Cup.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, sports
  • Oracle Team USA goes past Alcatraz Island before the start of the first running of the 13th race of the Americas Cup sailing event against Emirates Team New Zealand, Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, in San Francisco
  • The final races of this year's America's Cup competition have been pushed back to Sunday due to wind conditions.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, sports
  • Light wind, Oracle thwart Kiwis in Americas Cup
  • Oracle stayed alive in the America's Cup for the second straight day, pulling away from the Kiwis to win the re-sail of Race 13.
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  • Team Oracle and New Zealand at 2013 Americas Cup
  • Oracle remains alive in an America's Cup that continues to plod along because of a convergence of wind, tide and safety concerns.
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  • Kiwis close within one win of Americas Cup
  • The Kiwis won Race 11 of the America's Cup by 15 seconds and are within one victory of taking the trophy from Oracle Team USA.
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  • Emirates Team New Zealand foils on the water heading back to its base after the 12th race of the Americas Cup sailing event against Oracle Team USA was abandoned Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in San Francisco.
  • The Kiwis won Race 11 of the America's Cup by 15 seconds and are within one victory of taking the trophy from Oracle Team USA.
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  • Americas Cup merchandise
  • Team New Zealand leads 7-1 and needs two more victories to wrest sailing's biggest prize from Oracle.
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  • Emirates Team New Zealand and Oracle Team USA.
  • Emirates Team New Zealand beat Oracle Team USA twice on Thursday, moving closer to taking the America's Cup.
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  • Oracle atamaran at Americas Cup
  • Super fast and always just a mistake away from mayhem, the boats will be the stars when the 34th America's Cup starts Saturday.
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  • Greentoe website
  • Greentoe.com is elevating business competition to a new level by allowing consumers to name their own price for retail products.
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retail, competition, amazon, websites, internet, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Greentoe website
  • Greentoe.com is elevating business competition to a new level by allowing consumers to name their own price for retail products.
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retail, competition, amazon, websites, internet, consumer news
  • Americas Cup mural in SF dedicated to Artemis Racing sailor unveiled
  • A San Francisco mural has been dedicated to an Olympic sailing champion who died while practicing for the America's Cup races.
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  • Americas Cup mural in SF dedicated to Artemis Racing sailor unveiled
  • A San Francisco mural has been dedicated to an Olympic sailing champion who died while practicing for the America's Cup races.
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san francisco bay, america's cup, art, boats, competition, news
  • Americas Cup
  • The America's Cup race is not bringing in the anticipated economic boon many businesses in San Francisco expected.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, economy, sports, wayne freedman
  • Paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen
  • Outrage is growing over the exclusion of a disabled teen swimmer from this week's Paralympic World Swimming Championships.
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canada, disability, competition, sports
  • Luna Rossa Challenge of Italy makes its way past the Palace of Fine Arts in the background heading for the windward marks during their Americas Cup challenger series semifinal sailing race against Artemis Racing of Sweden on San Francisco Bay
  • Italy's Luna Rossa ended Artemis Racing's emotional attempt to advance in the America's Cup trials, finishing a four-race sweep.
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  • Team Artemis
  • A Sweden-based sailing team this week lost its first two races in the America's Cup regatta since the death of one of its crewmembers.
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  • Team Artemis
  • Tuesday was the first day of America's Cup racing for Sweden's Team Artemis since May's deadly accident during a practice run.
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america's cup, san francisco bay, boats, competition, oracle, celebrity, sports, mark matthews
  • Team Artemis
  • Tuesday was the first day of America's Cup racing for Sweden's Team Artemis since May's deadly accident during a practice run.
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  • Tom Cruise on Team New Zealands boat
  • Emirates Team New Zealand broke the rules when it let Tom Cruise and his son ride an America's Cup racing boat over the weekend.
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  • Emirates Team New Zealand foils before the start of their Americas Cup challenger series sailing race against Luna Rossa Challenge of Italy Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in San Francisco. Emirates Team New Zealand won the race.
  • Team New Zealand is moving onto the finals of the America's Cup Challenger Series after beating Italy's Luna Rossa on Sunday.
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  • Stanford students build solar-powered car
  • A group of Stanford engineering students will compete in an Australian race in the fall with a solar-powered car they've built.
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solar energy, stanford university, palo alto, competition, school competition, south bay news, jonathan bloom
  • Stanford students build solar-powered car
  • A group of Stanford engineering students will compete in an Australian race in the fall with a solar-powered car they've built.
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solar energy, palo alto, stanford university, competition, school competition, news
  • Miss Connecticut Erin Brady, from Glastonbury, Conn., walks the runway during the introductions of the Miss USA 2013 pageant
  • A 25-year-old contestant from Connecticut won the title of Miss USA in Las Vegas on Sunday night.
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las vegas, competition, entertainment
  • Scripps National Spelling Bee contestants from the Bay Area: Neha Konakalla and Audrey Bantug.
  • Three Bay Area teens who were participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee have been eliminated from the contest.
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competition, cupertino, san ramon, espn, local news
  • Veterans competing at a Hack-a-Thon at Facebooks headquarters
  • A "Hackathon" event at Facebook's headquarters is all about helping recent war vets get help with the next chapter of their lives.
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veterans, facebook, menlo park, military, air force, army, marines, navy, jobs, websites, internet, apps, homeless, hunger, social media, competition, news
  • Scripps National Spelling Bee contestants from the Bay Area: Neha Konakalla and Audrey Bantug.
  • One Bay Area girl is moving on to the next round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Maryland.
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  • Veterans competing at a Hack-a-Thon at Facebooks headquarters
  • A "Hackathon" event at Facebook's headquarters is all about helping recent war vets get help with the next chapter of their lives.
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veterans, facebook, menlo park, military, air force, army, marines, navy, jobs, websites, internet, apps, homeless, hunger, social media, competition, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Scripps National Spelling Bee contestants from the Bay Area: Neha Konakalla and Audrey Bantug.
  • Two Bay Area teens are hoping to advance in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee.
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