'Stingray' cell tracker gets increased scrutiny

The secrecy surrounding a military-grade cellphone-tracking device that's already being used in the Bay Area -- and arriving soon in Santa Clara and Alameda counties -- has come under increased scrutiny, with local governments, courts and lawmakers around the nation joining civil rights groups in a push to learn more about the potentially invasive technology. 
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Adjusting to Oakland's higher minimum wage

Oakland workers will greatly benefit from the minimum wage hike from $9 to $12.25 an hour, academics say, but business owners have struggled to handle the sudden payroll increase, some say.  
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Audrie Pott: Do boys share blame for teen's suicide?

Perhaps more illuminating than the accusations of depraved boys and irresponsible parents surrounding Audrie Pott's sexual assault and suicide will be the first-person testimonials about the complicated world of teenagers navigating a culture of drinking and drugs, sex and cellphones, body image and bullying, and bad behavior. 
Lance Briggs will visit the 49ers on Monday, the 34-year-old linebacker told ESPN.com.Briggs, a seven-time Pro Bowler during his 12 seasons with the Chicago Bears, told ESPN.  
 
 
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The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to enter into talks with the city and its private development partner on Coliseum City -- a proposal to redevelop about 200 acres in East Oakland and build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders. The agreement doesn't require that the Raiders commit to the project.  
 
 
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03/28/2015 10:23 PM PDT - Warriors' 60th win sets franchise record for wins in a season  
 
 
 
 
 
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Victory for Kleiner Perkins doesn't mean a loss for women in tech, though it may feel that way today.

Kleiner Perkins wins on all counts

Who's who in the case | Timeline: Ellen Pao's career

Social media reaction to the verdict | Video: Lawyers react  

 
 
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Following a do-or-die fund drive, the company sparkles with a forward-looking program titled 'Bodies of Technology,' featuring two world premieres.  
 
 
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Peeps are fine, but once you grow up, your tastes change. Say hello to these Easter cocktails instead.  
 
 
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.