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 2021-03-07 13:16 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

PD Editorial: Should sheriffs be appointed, not elected?...

Sheriffs jealously guard their independence, but the days of frontier justice are over, and there is a growing push for meaningful public oversight....

 2021-03-07 13:14 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Golis: Recalling the day our world was turned upside-down...

We remember the last time we sat inside a restaurant....

 2021-03-07 13:14 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sunday's Letters to the Editor...

A Press Democrat reader ponders Pi Day during the pandemic, and more....

 2021-03-07 13:10 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Close to Home: A public process that excludes the public...

A plan to log 224 acres of redwood and Douglas fir trees along the Russian River in Guerneville is just one of several timber harvests proposed or scheduled to take place this year in Sonoma and Mendocino counties....

 2021-03-07 13:08 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Klein: Speak softly, and carry a big agenda...

American politics feels quieter with Joe Biden in the White House. It's easy to go days without hearing anything the president has said, unless you go looking. But the relative quiet is deceptive....

 2021-03-07 13:06 

NBC Bay Area

Bay Area Owners Welcome Relief Following Senate Passing $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill...

Small business owners across the Bay Area who have been struggling through the pandemic are welcoming the possibility of receiving relief checks....

 2021-03-07 13:06 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Kolbert: Driving across Iceland to visit my carbon emissions...

Last year, I went to visit some of my carbon emissions....

 2021-03-07 13:04 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Goldberg: Is scamming hard-wired?...

Last year, Amazon said it had blocked more than 1 million products from its platform that inaccurately promised to cure or protect against the coronavirus....

 2021-03-07 13:03 

Yahoo Finance

Casting a wide intrusion net: Dozens burned with single hack...

The SolarWinds hacking campaign blamed on Russian spies and the "grave threat" it poses to U.S. national security are widely known. Nimble, highly skilled criminal hackers believed to operate out of Eastern Europe hacked dozens of companies and go...

 2021-03-07 13:03 

Yahoo Finance

Venezuela rations diesel supply to truckers as fuel shortages worsen...

Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela has begun rationing diesel to truckers, four transport sector sources told Reuters, as low domestic refining output and scarce imports amid U.S. sanctions squeeze fuel supplies. Frustrated truckers block...

 2021-03-07 13:02 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Top Biden advisers tell staff there's 'no room for complacency' as Covid relief bill nears completion...

The message to White House senior staff as President Joe Biden's cornerstone legislative proposal nears completion is simple, if blunt: there is "absolutely no room for complacency." A two-page memo, drafted by White House senior adviser Anita...

 2021-03-07 13:02 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Krugman: When identity politics turns deadly...

So, what's motivating the rush to unmask? It's not economics. As I said, the costs of mask-wearing are trivial....

 2021-03-07 13:00 

San Francisco Chronicle

Iranian-British national ends 5-year sentence in spy case...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A British-Iranian woman held in an Iranian prison for five years on......

 2021-03-07 13:00 

San Jose Mercury

Me & My Car: Livermore's man '57 Chevy Nomad a dream come true...

The hardtop station wagon never sold well but was a head-turner that got rave reviews for its styling....

 2021-03-07 13:00 

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Page: Remembering Vernon Jordan, a different kind of civil rights leader...

As one who covered Vernon Jordan off and on for several decades, I remember how he defied easy labels. You had to get to know him. There was a lot about him to know....

 2021-03-07 13:00 

Yahoo Finance

/R E P E A T -- CUPE, Unifor and SEIU Healthcare media conference to launch 'Respect Us. Protect Us. Pay Us.' campaign for Ontario health care workers/...

TORONTO, March 5, 2021 /CNW/ - SEIU Healthcare, CUPE, and Unifor to announce 'Respect Us.' campaign on behalf of the unions' 175,000 combined health care members across Ontario....

 2021-03-07 12:58 

NBC Bay Area

SF Moves Into Red Tier as Experts Urge Caution...

A third vaccine has been approved for use against the coronavirus as infection rates continue to fall in the Bay Area and pandemic restrictions continue to ease....

 2021-03-07 12:58 

Yahoo Finance

Saudi Stocks Lead Gulf Gains on Surging Oil Bets: Inside EM...

(Bloomberg) -- Saudi stocks rose the most in the Gulf, tracking a surge in oil prices after OPEC+ shocked markets with a decision to keep supply in check. Saudi Aramco saw the biggest gain in six months.The Tadawul All Share Index climbed as much as 1.4%,...

 2021-03-07 12:57 

Yahoo Finance

UPDATE 1-Moderna reaches supply deal with Philippines for 13 mln vaccine doses...

Moderna Inc said on Saturday it has agreed to supply the Philippines government with 13 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine, with deliveries set to begin in mid-2021. Moderna said it expected to reach a separate deal with the Philippines government and ...

 2021-03-07 12:54 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, British-Iranian charity worker jailed in Tehran, has her ankle monitor removed, British MP says...

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian charity worker who has been jailed in Iran for almost five years, has had her ankle monitor removed, according to a British lawmaker. Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been under house arrest because of the coronavirus p...

 2021-03-07 12:54 

KEYT

[ Santa Barbara ]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, British-Iranian charity worker jailed in Tehran, has her ankle monitor removed, British MP says...

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian charity worker who has been jailed in Iran for almost five years, has had her ankle monitor removed, according to a British lawmaker. Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been under house arrest because of the coronavirus p...

 2021-03-07 12:51 

Yahoo News

Myanmar coup: Party official dies in custody after security raids...

Activists say the worker for Aung San Suu Kyi's party was beaten after being arrested....

 2021-03-07 12:49 

Yahoo News

Rights groups call for investigation into killings of Philippine activists...

Human rights groups called on the Philippine government to investigate what they said was the use of...

 2021-03-07 12:43 

Yahoo News

Iranian-British national ends 5-year sentence in spy case...

The lawyer of an Iranian-British national detained in Iran on widely refuted spying charges has told The Associated Press that she has finished her five-year sentence, although it remains unclear whether she can leave the country. Iran's semiofficial ...

 2021-03-07 12:42 

Yahoo News

Saudi-led coalition says bombs Houthi targets in Yemen...

The Saudi-led coalition engaged in Yemen on Sunday said it had launched air strikes on military sites of the Iran-aligned Houthi movement in Sanaa and several other provinces, the Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television channel reported. The coalition said its ...

 2021-03-07 12:38 

Yahoo News

Britain will iron out technical issues with EU, says PM Johnson...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday his government would iron out what he described...

 2021-03-07 12:37 

Yahoo News

AccuWeather: Still chilly...

Sunday will be mostly sunny, but still rather cold as we won't even get into the 40s....

 2021-03-07 12:34 

AlterNet.org

'Completely nuts': Behind closed doors, Republicans are grappling with their own far-right extremists...

Joe Scarborough, the former Republican congressman and Never Trump conservative who hosts "Morning Joe" on MSNBC, recently commented that the 2021 GOP ranges from those who are very, very conservative — such as Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming &md...

 2021-03-07 12:33 

San Francisco Chronicle

Alert: Lawyer tells AP that Iranian-British national finishes 5-year sentence in spy case, though unclear if she can leave Iran...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Lawyer tells AP that Iranian-British national finishes 5-year......

 2021-03-07 12:33 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Lawyer tells AP that Iranian-British national finishes 5-year sentence in spy case, though unclear if she can leave Iran...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Lawyer tells AP that Iranian-British national finishes 5-year sentence in spy case, though unclear if she can leave Iran. The post Lawyer tells AP that Iranian-British national finishes 5-year sentence in spy case, though unclear...

 2021-03-07 12:31 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Italian prosecutor asks for life sentence for two Americans charged with police murder...

An Italian prosecutor on Saturday asked for life sentences for two American students charged with murdering a police officer in an alleged drug deal gone wrong. The two Americans, Finnegan Lee Elder, 21 and Gabriel Natale-Hjorth, 20, have been accused of ...

 2021-03-07 12:31 

KEYT

[ Santa Barbara ]

Italian prosecutor asks for life sentence for two Americans charged with police murder...

An Italian prosecutor on Saturday asked for life sentences for two American students charged with murdering a police officer in an alleged drug deal gone wrong. The two Americans, Finnegan Lee Elder, 21 and Gabriel Natale-Hjorth, 20, have been accused of ...

 2021-03-07 12:31 

KEYT

[ Santa Barbara ]

There's a dearth of Black players on the LPGA Tour. This woman wants that to change...

Made redundant from her job at Lockheed Martin at the age of 55, Clemmie Perry started thinking she needed to find a hobby. She turned to golf, but was immediately struck by the lack of diversity. So ever since Perry picked up her first set of clubs in 20...

 2021-03-07 12:30 

AlterNet.org

'A blind spot': Researchers say Facebook is failing to police Spanish-language content for 'misinformation'...

Spanish-language content is plentiful on Facebook, but here's the bad news: According to researchers, it isn't moderated to the degree that English-language content is — and therefore, journalist Kari Paul reports in The Guardian, it is easi...

 2021-03-07 12:30 

Inverse

'WandaVision's ending makes it the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' of the MCU...

As if knowing what its audience wanted, 'WandaVision'; flipped the channel on MCU fans to give them what we all needed....

 2021-03-07 12:30 

San Francisco Chronicle

India sets up holding center for Rohingya in Kashmir...

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir have sent at least 168......

 2021-03-07 12:30 

San Francisco Chronicle

CA Forecast...

CA Forecast for Monday, March 8, 2021...

 2021-03-07 12:30 

San Francisco Chronicle

WA Forecast...

WA Forecast for Monday, March 8, 2021...

 2021-03-07 12:15 

Yahoo News

George Floyd's friends reflect on his striving, at times stumbling life...

Travis Cains looks over to the spot where he and George Floyd watched the world go by when they were young. It was on those steps that Cains — who considers himself Floyd's older brother and stuck with him through the highs of sports stardom at ...

 2021-03-07 12:15 

ABC7 News - KGO

[ Bay Area and San Francisco ]

Where IS ruled, pope calls on Christians to forgive, rebuild...

Pope Francis made the call on a tour Sunday of the community's traditional heartland in northern Iraq, which was nearly decimated by the Islamic State group's rule....

 2021-03-07 12:15 

KABC

Where IS ruled, pope calls on Christians to forgive, rebuild...

Pope Francis made the call on a tour Sunday of the community's traditional heartland in northern Iraq, which was nearly decimated by the Islamic State group's rule....

 2021-03-07 12:15 

Yahoo Finance

Britain's Labour calls government's health pay offer "reprehensible", steps up budget criticism...

Britain's opposition Labour Party called the government's pay offer to health workers...

 2021-03-07 12:09 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Presidential elections underway at embattled club Barcelona...

The three presidential candidates vying to lift Barcelona from one of its worst crisis in recent memory have cast their ballots on Sunday, with the winner set to inherit a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-03-07 12:09 

San Francisco Chronicle

Presidential elections underway at embattled club Barcelona...

MADRID (AP) — The three presidential candidates vying to lift Barcelona from one of its......

 2021-03-07 12:02 

Yahoo News

Eddie Murphy still keen for stand-up comedy return after pandemic...

Murphy's previous stand-up specials 'Delirious' and 'Raw' were huge commercial hits in the 1980s....

 2021-03-07 12:01 

San Francisco Chronicle

WA Pendleton OR Zone Forecast...

WA Pendleton OR Zone Forecast for Saturday, March 6, 2021...

 2021-03-07 12:01 

San Francisco Chronicle

TX San Angelo TX Zone Forecast...

TX San Angelo TX Zone Forecast for Saturday, March 6, 2021...

 2021-03-07 12:00 

Hackaday

The Digital Radio Era (Partially) Ends In Ireland...

It's commonly agreed that the future of broadcast radio lies in the eventual replacement of AM and FM analogue transmissions with digital services. A wide range of technologies exist to service this c......

 2021-03-07 12:00 

Los Angeles Times

McManus: How Biden can outfox McConnell on the filibuster...

As the Senate has become increasingly polarized, the filibuster has become a weapon enabling the minority party to obstruct rather than compromise. But a couple of reforms could fix that....

 2021-03-07 12:00 

Chico Enterprise-Record

Chico High sweeps wins cross country action...

Chico High's Mario Giannin and Della Molina claim top spots in cross country action...

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