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Giants Fans Rejoice After Third World Series Title In 5 Years

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Giants Fans Prepare For World Series To Hit City By The Bay

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Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Finds Support From Vietnamese-American Community

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Santa Cruz Enforces California's Toughest Drought Restrictions

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Mario Savio, leader of the Berkeley Free Speech Movement, is restrained by police as he walks to the platform at the University of California's Greek Theater in Berkeley on Dec. 7, 1964. Robert W. Klein/AP hide caption

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Berkeley's Fight For Free Speech Fired Up Student Protest Movement

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Dale Conour with his son Quinn, 2. Conour's two children from a previous marriage were already young men when Quinn was born. Rosanne Sax/Courtesy of Dale Conour hide caption

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Making Fatherhood An Insider's Game: Becoming A Dad, Again, At 49

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Court Rules For FedEx Drivers In Suit Over Job Classification

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Strongest Earthquake In 25 Years Hits Napa Valley

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Strapped And Stretched, Non-Profits Struggle To Defend Immigrant Minors

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Immigrants board a bus after being released from U.S. Border Patrol detention in Texas last month. An immigration judge says the Obama administration's "fast-tracking" effort means many people go into court without an attorney, opening a door to future problems. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Expedited Hearings For Migrant Children Raise Concerns

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Senate's Immigration Reform Bill Is Declared Dead At One Year Old

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While cities are still competing for the not yet built Lucas Cultural Arts Museum, parts of the collection are already on display. The "Star Wars Identities" traveling exhibition, currently at the Cite du Cinema in Saint-Denis, France, features 200 objects from George Lucas' collection — including the costumes of Chewbacca, Han Solo and Princess Leia Organa. Patrick Kovarik/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Never Tell Them The Odds: Cities Vie To Host 'Star Wars' Collection

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