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A truck carrying 45,000 pounds of beer cans crashed in Dublin, snarling I-580 commute


this pressed: Golden Gate Bridge pedestrian poll proposal survives first test— SFGate (@SFGate)


INDIAN SCHOOLCHILDREN SICKENED AND KILLED BY CONTAMINATED LUNCH


Indian Schoolchildren Sickened and Killed by Contaminated Lunch

At least 25 schoolchildren in the Indian state of Biharhave died and dozens of others have been hospitalized after consuming a school-provided lunch apparently contaminated with insecticide. India’s Mid-Day Meal Scheme is the world’s largest school feeding program, providing free meals to 120 million children. Regrettably, it seems the entire incident could have been avoided if the headmistress had simply heeded the cook’s warning that something smelled funny about the food. Instead, she demanded that it be served anyway. Once news of the mass poisoning broke, the headmistress fled. It is not yet known whether the contamination was intentional. More… Discuss

Berkeley bicycle death spotlights safety (From SFGate)


Berkeley bicycle death spotlights safety (From SFGate)

Berkeley bicycle death spotlights safety (From SFGate) (click to access report)

PG&E ignored gaps in data, engineer says (from SFGate)


PG&E ignored gaps in data, engineer says (from SFGate)

PG&E ignored gaps in data, engineer says (from SFGate) (click to access report)

Biologist earns penguins’ trust, educates public (from SFGate_ The San Francisco Chronicle)


Biologist earns penguins' trust, educates public (from SFGate)

Biologist earns penguins' trust, educates public (from SFGate) (click here to learn more!)