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    October 2, 2013
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    September 27, 2013

    Do Gay Couples Prefer Seattle to San Francisco?

    Perhaps incessant rain is a better backdrop for long-term romance. More likely, though, it's cheaper rents that help keep a family together. Whatever the reason, gay couples are loving Seattle. The Seattle Times is claiming that gays are flocking to the Emerald City with such frequency that the ... More >>

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    November 7, 2012

    Marijuana's Victory in Colorado, Washington Means California Will Follow Soon

    An end to America's experiment with marijuana prohibition is in sight, after voters in Colorado and Washington approved re-legalizing the plant Tuesday. In California, where voters said "no" to adult-legal marijuana in 2010, the decisive passages of Amendment 64 in Colorado (54 percent yes to 4 ... More >>

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    June 27, 2011

    Family Court Evaluator Spied on Employees with Hidden Bathroom Camera

    ​We've written before about growing concerns over the competence, ethics, and eccentricities of psychological experts tasked with making decisions in California's family courts. These experts make enormously consequential recommendations to judges in disputed child-custody cases, but some question ... More >>

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    January 3, 2011

    January Is the New Lent

    No need for this.​It's been quite a few Januarys since SFoodie has heard our friends talk about making year-long resolutions. Perhaps they've lost their idealism, or just their will to commit. Short term self-improvement projects seem to be everywhere, however. January has become Lent for agnostic ... More >>

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    December 1, 2010

    Washington First State To Spurn Feds' Secure Communities Fingerprinting Program

    ​Washington State just did what San Francisco tried so hard to do but ultimately failed at: It gave the metaphorical finger to Secure Communities, the controversial fingerprinting program that identifies illegal immigrants picked up by local police.Washington became the first state in the country ... More >>

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    June 2, 2010

    Suspects in Deadly Washington Craigslist Home Invasion Tracked to San Francisco Pawn Shop

    Murderers come home to roost in Craigslist's hometown​A trio of suspects with alleged links to a gruesome Craigslist-related murder and robbery in Washington state have been nabbed in the Bay Area with the help of police in San Francisco and Daly City.All four suspects in the April 28 killing of J ... More >>

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    April 5, 2010

    RN74 Spinning Off a Seattle Branch

    ​It has been a good month for RN74, Michael Mina and Rajat Parr's wine bar and oenophilia-oriented restaurant, where even the chef is a winemaker. A few weeks ago, RN74 made it to the finals of the James Beard Awards in the Best New Restaurant category. And now it's having a baby. Er, cloning its ... More >>

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    October 16, 2007
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    October 25, 2006

    The Double Life of John Leary

    The New College founder is promoted as a visionary. The college should openly admit the Jesuit priest was a pedophile.

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    July 11, 2001


    After a 70-year hiatus and a confrontation with the world, the Makah tribe resumes its communion with the gray whale

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