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Elevate Your Digital Influence with this Event

Today’s entrepreneurs must become proficient in marketing. Digital marketing tools include websites, social media, blogs and press releases (PR). Communicating with customers remains an essential part of running a business. The Elevate Your Digital Influence event will teach you how to leverage larger media outlets. And the event will help build relationships with the media. The all-day working event happens at the Providencia Pond Retreat in Issaquah, Washington. The event happens Saturday, Ap...
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The Lewis and Clark of the Digital Building Frontier

These married architects are democratizing the 3-D printing process, using materials destined for the trash heap — like curry powder and coffee grounds — in place of drywall and foam.
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Khris Davis, Athletics look to build off playoff momentum

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis hardly cares how many home runs he hits this year if he can slug the Oakland Athletics much deeper into the postseason. Sure, he has some numbers in his head. How could he not after leading the majors with 48 homers last year? Perhaps 50 is now within reach. […]
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California jury awards $29M in baby powder cancer case

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A California jury has awarded $29 million to a woman who claimed her terminal cancer was caused by Johnson & Johnson baby powder. Jurors in Oakland found the company liable Wednesday in a suit that claims asbestos in the powder gave Teresa Leavitt mesothelioma. Some 13,000 similar lawsuits around the country […]
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Raiders deal to stay in Oakland for 2019 set for vote Friday

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A lease agreement to keep the Raiders in Oakland for at least one more season is coming to a vote this week. The Coliseum Authority scheduled a vote for Friday on a lease with the Raiders for 2019 with an option for 2020. The deal also must be approved by the […]
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Kerr acknowledges cursing out of frustration with Green

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr acknowledged using an expletive to air his frustrations with Draymond Green when speaking to assistant coach Mike Brown during Sunday’s 115-111 loss to the lowly Suns. The moment was caught on video and, while it wasn’t audible, viewers could read Kerr’s lips. Kerr wouldn’t go into details regarding any […]
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Booker, Suns snap 18-game skid to Warriors with 115-111 win

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Devin Booker scored 13 straight Phoenix points during a decisive fourth-quarter stretch and finished with 37, and the Suns snapped the NBA’s longest active losing streak to one opponent at 18 games by beating the Golden State Warriors 115-111 on Sunday night. The Suns beat Golden State for the first time […]
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Thompson returns with 39, Warriors bounce back, beat Nuggets

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors hardly expect to fix every flaw in one night. Beating Denver in dominant fashion certainly provided a positive first step. The two-time defending champions showed some of that swagger again. “Pride,” coach Steve Kerr said. Klay Thompson returned from a two-game absence to score 39 points with […]
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Stephen Curry surprises girl who helped with shoe design

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry dropped in on a television interview to surprise a 9-year-old girl who helped design the inside of the latest version of the Golden State Warriors star’s signature shoe. Riley Morrison of Napa, California, was doing an interview Friday on CBS about the shoes and Curry when he walked in. […]
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Andrew Bogut rejoining Warriors, adds depth at center

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Bogut is rejoining the Golden State Warriors after being cleared by his Australian team, the Sydney Kings. The Warriors made the announcement Wednesday. Golden State had an open roster spot and chose to use it at center. The Warriors lost Damian Jones in December, and he underwent surgery for a […]
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Hayward, Celtics run away from Warriors for a 128-95 win

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Gordon Hayward scored 30 points off the bench, Kyrie Irving had 19 points and 11 assists, and the Boston Celtics ran away from the Golden State Warriors early on the way to a 128-95 win Tuesday night in a game that turned testy with the two-time defending champions down big. DeMarcus […]
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Advance buys edtech company Turnitin

Advance has acquired Turnitin, a provider of educational software. The sellers included Insight Venture Partners and GIC. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Advance today announced the acquisition of Turnitin, a leading provider of education technology for academic integrity and writing solutions, from an investment entity affiliated with Insight Venture Partners, GIC and their co-investors. Turnitin’s proprietary software promotes student authenticity, ins...
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Sunday Puzzle: In This Game, A Chance To Claim Vic-tor-y

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Tracy Starr of Oakland, Calif.(Image credit: NPR)
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Take Your Social Media Marketing to the Next Level with this San Diego Event

If you want to take your social media marketing to the next level, Social Media Marketing World in San Diego is the place to be. From March 20 to 22, the three-day event will have some of the leading experts in social media marketing addressing everything there is to know about these marketing channels. Brought to you by Social Media Examiner, the event attracts more than 100 of the world’s top professionals specializing in social media marketing. This includes experts in the most popular platf...
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Striking teachers in Oakland to vote on contract deal Sunday

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Striking teachers in Oakland, California are expected to vote Sunday on a contract deal aimed at ending a seven-day walkout. The Oakland Education Association postponed the vote by a day after announcing earlier it would happen Saturday. The 3,000 teachers walked off the job Feb. 21, effectively shutting the city’s 86 […]
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Oakland teachers strike ends with tentative contract deal

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teachers in Oakland ended their week-long strike Friday after agreeing to a tentative contract. The Oakland Unified School District said that teachers will receive an 11 percent salary increase plus a one-time 3 percent bonus. The district also agreed to reduce class sizes. “The contract will help ensure more teachers stay […]
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California news crew robbed, guard shot; suspect arrested

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the security guard of a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers strike, according to a statement by the CBS affiliate. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews before 5 p.m. Sunday about the strike at the Oakland […]
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Oakland teachers head into 3rd day of strike

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teachers in Oakland, California, are preparing to strike for a third day after negotiations with the school district broke down over the weekend. Oakland Unified says in a statement that talks ended Sunday with no resolution on issues including salary and class sizes. The district urged the Oakland Education Association to […]
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NBA roundup: Harden-less Rockets stun Warriors

Eric Gordon led five players in double figures with 25 points Saturday night as the Houston Rockets, playing without star James Harden, used superior depth to stun the Golden State Warriors 118-112 in Oakland, Calif. The win was the Rockets' third in three meetings with the two-time defending champions this season after Golden State won a seven-game showdown last May in the Western Conference Finals. The Rockets had suffered defeats while he sat out two of his first three times. Jazz 125, M...
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Without ill James Harden, Rockets hold off Warriors 118-112

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Eric Gordon scored 25 points with four 3-pointers, Chris Paul converted two free throws with 1:08 left on the way to 23, and the Houston Rockets outplayed the Golden State Warriors without ill NBA scoring leader James Harden for a 118-112 victory Saturday night. Stephen Curry’s 3 with 1:57 to play […]
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Rockets beat Warriors 118-112 without ailing Harden

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Eric Gordon scored 25 points with four 3-pointers, Chris Paul converted two free throws with 1:08 left on the way to 23, and the Houston Rockets outplayed the Golden State Warriors without ill NBA scoring leader James Harden for a 118-112 victory Saturday night. Stephen Curry’s 3 with 1:57 to play […]
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James Harden out for Rockets at Warriors with flu symptoms

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — James Harden is sitting out the Houston Rockets’ game against the Golden State Warriors because of flu-like symptoms. While Harden also has a strained neck, coach Mike D’Antoni said the reigning MVP and league scoring leader probably could have played through that. Harden hurt the neck when he got hit during […]
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Upcoming Workshop Focuses on Voice of the Customer

Because of the way in which consumers can now interact with the companies they do business with, listening to their voices is extremely important. The  so-called Voice of the Customer (VOC) remains an excellent way to collect feedback consumers share about their experiences and expectations from a brand. Listening to the Voice of the Customer Workshop will teach you how you can use VOC research to accelerate your marketing efforts. The workshop has a live and interactive format to build skills ...
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Oakland teachers head into 2nd day of strike

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teachers in Oakland, California, headed into another day of strikes Friday after parents and students applauded their demands by keeping city classrooms empty. Oakland’s 3,000 teachers went on strike Thursday over pay, class sizes and other issues, holding a boisterous rally at City Hall, marching through downtown streets and picketing outside […]
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Curry scores 36 as Warriors hold off Kings 125-123

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 36 points, hitting 10 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors survived a hectic finish to beat the Sacramento Kings 125-123 on Thursday night. Kevin Durant added 28 points, nine rebounds and tied his career-high with seven blocks. DeMarcus Cousins had 17 points and 10 rebounds in his first […]
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What A Surge Of Teacher Strikes Nationwide Do And Don't Have In Common

Teachers are striking in Oakland, Calif. and West Virginia, continuing a nationwide trend of teachers' strikes over the past year. Here's what these strikes do and don't have in common.
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Oakland teachers to start strike Thursday

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teachers in Oakland, California, planned to raise picket signs Thursday in the country’s latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay. The city’s 3,000 teachers are demanding a 12 percent retroactive raise covering 2017 to 2020 to compensate for what they say are the among the lowest salaries for public […]
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Obama joined by Curry to tell minority boys ‘you matter’

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told a roomful of minority boys on Tuesday that they matter and urged them to make the world a better place. Obama was in Oakland, California, to mark the fifth anniversary of My Brother’s Keeper, an initiative he launched after […]
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Obama joined by Curry to tell minority boys 'you matter'

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told a roomful of minority boys on Tuesday that they matter and urged them to make the world a better place.
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Obama joined by Curry to tell minority boys ‘you matter’

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told minority boys on Tuesday that they matter and urged them to make the world a better place. Obama was in Oakland, California, to mark the fifth anniversary of an initiative he started after the 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old […]
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