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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:58:00 GMT

Companies Lagging Behind In Compliance For Chip-Enabled Cards  -  CBS Local
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The deadline for banks across the country to make a change to their ATMs to process chip-enabled debit and credit cards arrived on Friday. The security is intended to protect consumers and their banks from fraud with a unique ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:46:52 GMT

East coast Internet service attack resolved  -  USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Eleven hours after a massive online attack began that blocked access to many popular websites Friday, the company whose network was being assaulted was finally able to restore its service. Dyn, a New Hampshire-based company that ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:41:27 GMT

Watch Dogs 2 Pre-Order DLC Will Pit You Against San Francisco's Most Famous Killer  -  Cinema Blend
One of the most recognized killers in the San Francisco area is the Zodiac Killer. The killings went unsolved and the mysterious madman was never caught. Well, you will get a chance to catch him in Watch Dogs 2. cannot load player config. Ubisoft ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:28:05 GMT

Arthur Beren Shoes, longtime Union Square fixture, closing  -  San Francisco Chronicle
“This is really not good for San Francisco.” Beren Shoes moved to its current location in 1988. Before that it was on Geary Street near Union Square. Before that it was based in Oakland and called Kushions. Arthur Beren started working there while a ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:26:04 GMT

New Bay Bridge bike link to Treasure Island opens this weekend  -  San Francisco Examiner
“This important milestone helps bring greater focus to the next phase of reaching San Francisco by cyclists and pedestrians.” The path, while technically completed, remains a work in progress. There is no parking on the Yerba Buena Island end and no ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:22:27 GMT

Longtime owner of SF's Grooves record store dies at 77  -  SFGate
Mr. Andersen was a native of San Francisco and a graduate of Balboa High School. Before getting into the record business, he was known as a producer and projectionist for Holy See light shows that were part of innumerable Bay Area rock concerts in the ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:29:23 GMT

Fight to protect Pacific fishers moves into courtroom in SF  -  SFGate
The fate of a shy, weasel-like creature with a taste for porcupines could be decided in a San Francisco courtroom after conservation groups this week challenged a federal ruling denying placement of the stubby-legged tree-dweller on the endangered ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:18:17 GMT

New NYC law, San Francisco lawsuit highlight global risks for Airbnb  -  TODAYonline
SAN FRANCISCO/BERLIN - Airbnb, the online lodging service that investors now believe is worth $30 billion, faces a reckoning. In eight years of torrid growth, the company has often clashed with local public officials seeking to minimize the impact of ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:09:09 GMT

Dodgers failed to follow through against Lester  -  San Francisco Chronicle
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - OCTOBER 07: Jon Lester #34 of the Chicago Cubs pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on October 7, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images). CHICAGO, ILLINOIS ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:06:43 GMT

Ex-NBA player Abdul-Rauf talks anthem protests with SF students  -  SFGate
Marvin Pusung-Zita is one of the football players at Mission High in San Francisco who recently dropped to one knee during the national anthem, joining a spreading protest of racism and police abuse inspired by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.