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BP trial to focus on scientists’ spill estimates – San Francisco Chronicle


BP trial to focus on scientists' spill estimates
San Francisco Chronicle
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When BP used a capping stack to seal its blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico, the device didn't just shut the source of the nation's worst offshore oil spill. Its pressure gauge also provided scientists with crucial data about the rate that 

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Alabama unemployment rate down to 6.8 percent – San Francisco Chronicle



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Alabama unemployment rate down to 6.8 percent
San Francisco Chronicle
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's unemployment rate has declined slightly to 6.8 percent, which is below neighboring states and the national average. Gov. Robert Bentley announced Friday the May rate was down from 6.9 percent in April and was well 
Houston jobless rate ticks up in MayHouston Chronicle
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No rulings Thursday on Prop. 8, DOMA – San Francisco Chronicle



Politico
No rulings Thursday on Prop. 8, DOMA
San Francisco Chronicle
(06-20) 07:28 PDT WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court did not rule Thursday on Proposition 8, the 2008 California initiative that banned same-sex marriage in the state. The justices also did not issue their decision on the federal Defense of Marriage Act 
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3 killed, 1 wounded in Louisville condo shooting – San Francisco Chronicle



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3 killed, 1 wounded in Louisville condo shooting
San Francisco Chronicle
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville police say three people are dead and a fourth is injured after a shooting at a condominium building near the Watterson Expressway. Police spokesman Dwight Mitchell said the fourth person was taken to University Hospital 
4 shot, 3 dead at Ky. condo shootingHouston Chronicle

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San Francisco gas leak prompts evacuations, snarls traffic – San Francisco Chronicle



NBC Bay Area
San Francisco gas leak prompts evacuations, snarls traffic
San Francisco Chronicle
A gas leak in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood prompted several homes and businesses to be evacuated Sunday, a fire department dispatcher said. The leak was reported near Fourth and Folsom streets at about 12:10 p.m., PG&E spokesman 
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A’s complete Yankees sweep in 18 innings – San Francisco Chronicle



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A's complete Yankees sweep in 18 innings
San Francisco Chronicle
In a marathon afternoon game that ended in early evening, the A's knocked off the Yankees 3-2 in 18 innings at the Coliseum on Thursday. Nate Freiman hit a line drive to left off Mariano Rivera to bring home John Jaso with the winning run. Jaso got the rally 
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Breast cancer treatments less disruptive – San Francisco Chronicle



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Breast cancer treatments less disruptive
San Francisco Chronicle
Early in my practice, it became clear to me that breast cancer treatment was not just a health issue, but a family and work disruption issue for busy women. This was frankly pointed out by a patient who presented me with the book she had written after her
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Kontos suspended for 3 games by MLB, Bochy for 1 – San Francisco Chronicle



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Kontos suspended for 3 games by MLB, Bochy for 1
San Francisco Chronicle
NEW YORK (AP) — San Francisco pitcher George Kontos has been suspended for three games by Major League Baseball, which said he intentionally threw a pitch at Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen, and Giants manager Bruce Bochy has been banned for
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Defense hints at plea in Ohio kidnapping-rape case – San Francisco Chronicle



San Francisco Chronicle
Defense hints at plea in Ohio kidnapping-rape case
San Francisco Chronicle
CLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of holding three women captive in his home for about a decade pleaded not guilty Wednesday, and the defense hinted that it would like to avoid trial with a plea agreement if the death penalty was ruled out. Attorney Craig 
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Lululemon Facing Downward as Troubles Mount on Day Exit: Retail – San Francisco Chronicle



Calgary Herald
Lululemon Facing Downward as Troubles Mount on Day Exit: Retail
San Francisco Chronicle
June 11 (Bloomberg) — When Lululemon Athletica Inc. announced yesterday that Chief Executive Officer Christine Day was leaving the company, investors bolted. Day, 51, had been a Wall Street darling. Sales have tripled in the past three years and the 
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