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  • San Francisco city union workers have taken over part of city hall, as part of their two hour-long protest and police are just now starting to arrest some who refuse to leave.
  • Police arrested some San Francisco city union workers during a protest over minimum wage at City Hall on Tuesday afternoon.
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minimum wage, twitter, civic center, san francisco news
  • American Airlines
  • Police in the Netherlands say they've arrested a teenage girl who's suspected of tweeting a threat against American Airlines.
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twitter, american airlines, al qaida, social media, terrorism, national/world
  • Buenos Aires Twitter employee Clare Diaz-Ortiz tweeted the live birth of her daughter
  • Buenos Aires Twitter employee Clare Diaz-Ortiz tweeted the live birth of her daughter, Lucia.
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twitter, technology
  • The U.S. government masterminded the creation of a "Cuban Twitter" network to undermine the government in Cuba.
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twitter, white house, barack obama, national/world
  • Emoji characters.
  • To address criticism that its Emoji apps lack racial diversity, Apple says it's working to update its emoticons with a new set of faces.
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apple, apps, smartphones, iphone, iPad, celebrity, twitter, social media, business
  • Astronaut on the International Space Station.
  • In an exclusive interview with ABC7 News, astronauts on the ISS discuss the importance of using social media while in space.
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space, facebook, twitter, social media, websites, internet, NASA, technology, jonathan bloom
  • From left to right, International Space Station astronauts Rick Mastracchio, Mike Hopkins, and Koichi Wakata.
  • In an exclusive interview with ABC7 News, astronauts on the ISS discuss the importance of using social media while in space.
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space, facebook, twitter, social media, websites, internet, NASA, news
  • Photo shows Twitter engineers during Oscars crash
  • Check out what was going on behind the scenes in the Bay Area while Twitter was crashing during the Oscars Sunday night.
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twitter, internet, social media, academy awards, award shows, television, movies, san francisco news
  • Ellen DeGeneres and a cavalcade of stars take a selfie at the 86th Academy Awards.
  • Researchers across the country have studied thousands of selfies shared online.
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study, instagram, twitter, facebook, technology
  • Couple app.
  • People may have hundreds of Facebook friends, but now there's a new social network that's just for couples.
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apps, smartphones, valentine's day, facebook, twitter, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Couple app.
  • People may have hundreds of Facebook friends or thousands of Twitter followers, but now there's a new social network that's just for couples.
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apps, smartphones, valentine's day, facebook, twitter, news
  • Frances President Francois Hollande awaits Emirates Foreign Minister Sheik Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan for a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014
  • President Francois Hollande of France visited San Francisco to help improve his country's business climate.
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san francisco city hall, ed lee, Sheryl Sandberg, gavin newsom, facebook, google, twitter, silicon valley, politics, lyanne melendez
  • Frances President Francois Hollande awaits Emirates Foreign Minister Sheik Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan for a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014
  • The president of France is in the Bay Area today and will meet with several Silicon Valley CEOs.
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san francisco city hall, ed lee, Sheryl Sandberg, gavin newsom, facebook, google, twitter, news
  • Twitters headquarters is pictured on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in San Francisco.
  • Twitter beat Wall Street's earnings and revenue expectations in its first quarter as a public company.
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twitter, wall street, earnings, social media, business
  • Kid plays on expensive sculpture at London museum
  • A photo taken at a museum in London shows a young child climbing on a multi-million dollar sculpture as his parents watch.
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london, museums, art, children, parenting, twitter, national/world
  • Homeless around the San Francisco main library
  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is concerned about the growing homeless population near the main library and wants to clean it up.
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ed lee, SFPD, books, crime, drugs, violence, vandalism, twitter, civic center, homeless, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Pleasant Hill City Clerk Kim Lehmkuhl
  • The city clerk in Pleasant Hill is defending herself after critics say she should quit for not doing her job.
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pleasant hill, twitter, news
  • . Pleasant Hill City Clerk Kim Lehmkuhl
  • The Pleasant Hill city clerk is promising to catch up on logging city council meetings after failing to produce minutes for the past year.
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pleasant hill, twitter, east bay news, laura anthony
  • social media experiment
  • Some Las Lomas High students did a social media experiment for their class with disturbing results.
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social media, walnut creek, twitter, facebook, education
  • Justine Sacco
  • A former PR executive is now apologizing for sending a tweet about AIDS and Africa that many found offensive.
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twitter, africa, AIDS, social media, news
  • President Barack Obama meets with technology executives in the Roosevelt Room the White House in Washington.
  • President Obama is meeting with some of the biggest names in tech. including the heads of Google, Apple and Twitter.
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barack obama, NSA, white house, google, twitter, apple, obamacare, national/world
  • The career website Glassdoor has come out with its latest list of best places to work, and 15 of the top 50 companies are in the Bay Area.
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facebook, twitter, linkedin, google, chevron, genentech, apple, ebay, business
  • Edward Snowden.
  • Six major tech companies are calling on President Obama and Congress to curb government surveillance programs.
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google, linkedin, apple, facebook, yahoo, twitter, mountain view, cupertino, menlo park, sunnyvale, Edward Snowden, technology
  • (Photo courtesy Make-A-Wish Foundation)
  • Batkid is returning to the Bay Area this weekend for a Make-A-Wish fundraiser with the San Francisco Police Department.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news
  • Batkid makes stop on GMA
  • Batkid took over Times Square in New York City Monday and this time, it was American Music Awards host "Pitbull" that needed his help.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news
  • William Fleming is still in a bit of shock over the fact that he was able to get surgery recently to save his sight thanks to the power of social media.
  • William Fleming is still in a bit of shock over the fact that he was able to get surgery recently to save his sight thanks to the power of social media.
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social media, twitter, facebook, news
  • William Fleming is still in a bit of shock over the fact that he was able to get surgery recently to save his sight thanks to the power of social media.
  • Cheryl Jennings went back to visit William Fleming, who had successful eye surgery just a few days ago, to see how his life is changing.
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social media, twitter, facebook, assignment 7, cheryl jennings
  • Batkid makes stop on GMA
  • Batkid took over Times Square in New York City Monday and this time, it was American Music Awards host "Pitbull" that needed his help.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, news
  • Batkid fights crime in New York City
  • Batkid is in New York City to help Good Morning America rid the streets of crime.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, news
  • San Franciscos Batkid takes up a new mission
  • Miles Scott, the Batkid, is holding a fundraiser for Make-A-Wish at his school and the kids will be in superhero costumes too.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news, ama daetz
  • A San Jose man who needed surgery to save his eyesight underwent that surgery on Thursday.
  • A San Jose man who needed surgery to save his eyesight underwent that surgery on Thursday.
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social media, twitter, facebook, assignment 7, cheryl jennings
  • A San Jose man who needed surgery to save his eyesight underwent that surgery on Thursday.
  • The power of social media is being credited with helping a San Jose man get a critical surgery needed to save his eyesight.
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social media, twitter, facebook, news
  • Thousands of people in England have taken on the task of reuniting a 3-year-old girl with her beloved stuffed rabbit.
  • Thousands of people in England have taken on the task of reuniting a 3-year-old girl with her beloved stuffed rabbit.
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children, social media, england, facebook, twitter, instagram, watercooler
  • Thousands of people helped turn San Francisco into Gotham City to help 5-year-old Miles be Batkid for the day.
  • Despite the reported $105,000 price tag for Batkid's Make-A-Wish adventure in SF, many are saying the event was priceless.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news, katie marzullo
  • Mayor Lee gives Batkid a key to the city
  • Despite the reported $105,000 price tag for Batkid's Make-A-Wish adventures in SF, many are saying the event was priceless.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, news
  • Thousands of people helped turn San Francisco into Gotham City to help 5-year-old Miles be Batkid for the day.
  • According to a report, Miles Scott's Make-A-Wish Batkid adventures in crime-fighting cost the city $105,000.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, news
  • Batkid gives the crowd a thumbs-up.
  • As Miles Scott was saving San Francisco as Batkid, people were happy to see a happy story dominating the news cycle.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news, lyanne melendez
  • Batkid shirt
  • The popular Batkid shirts that sold out Friday are back online for preorder. 100 percent of the proceeds go to Make-A-Wish.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news
  • Batkid gives the crowd a thumbs-up.
  • Thousands of people helped turn San Francisco into Gotham City to help 5-year-old Miles be Batkid for the day.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, san francisco news
  • #SFBatKid was trending on Twitter in cities all over the country and President Obama even got in on the action.
  • #SFBatKid was trending on Twitter in cities all over the country and President Obama even got in on the action.
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batkid, children, charities, cancer, greg suhr, ed lee, crime, barack obama, twitter, facebook, social media, news
  • A mother in San Jose reached out to for help because her daughters fiance needs surgery to save his sight.
  • ABC7 News anchor Cheryl Jennings helped use social media to get a San Jose man vision-saving surgery.
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social media, twitter, facebook, assignment 7, cheryl jennings
  • A mother in San Jose reached out to for help because her daughters fiance needs surgery to save his sight.
  • A mother in San Jose reached out to for help because her daughter's fiance needs surgery to save his sight.
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social media, twitter, facebook, news
  • Home Depot tweet image
  • Home Depot is apologizing for a photo tweeted yesterday to promote ESPN College Game Day.
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twitter, watercooler
  • Cheryl Fiandaca, Vivienne Harr, Scott Cutler, and actor Sir Patrick Stewart
  • A Bay Area girl who's fighting to end child slavery one glass of lemonade at a time helped ring the opening bell for Twitter in NY.
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fairfax, non-profit, twitter, new york, stocks, IPO, children, north bay news, carolyn tyler
  • Cheryl Fiandaca, Vivienne Harr, Scott Cutler, and actor Sir Patrick Stewart
  • A Bay Area girl who's fighting to end child slavery one glass of lemonade at a time helped ring the opening bell for Twitter in NY.
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fairfax, non-profit, twitter, new york, stocks, IPO, children, news
  • The Twitter bird logo is on an updated phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
  • Excitement about the long-awaited Twitter IPO reverberated in San Francisco, where employees gathered to watch it unfold on TV.
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twitter, SEC, IPO, new york, stocks, news
  • The Twitter bird logo is on an updated phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
  • Excitement about the long-awaited Twitter IPO reverberated in San Francisco, where employees gathered to watch it unfold on TV.
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twitter, SEC, IPO, new york, stocks, business, david louie
  • Twitter signage is draped on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 in New York
  • Twitter's stock opened at $45.10 a share on its first day of trading, 73 percent above its initial offering price.
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twitter, SEC, IPO, new york, stocks, news
  • Twitter signage is draped on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 in New York.
  • Twitter has set a price of $26 for its initial public offering of stock, which means the company's shares can begin trading today.
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twitter, SEC, IPO, new york, news
  • Excitement grows for Twitters debut on NYSE
  • Twitter plans to go public on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday and there's lots of excitement surrounding this event.
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twitter, IPO, soma, business