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Longtime San Francisco Giants Scout Stan Saleski Dies While Scouting For World Series

He worked for the Marlins during their run to the franchise’s first World Series championship in 1997, then for the Giants as they captured their first title since moving West in 1958 with the 2010 crown and again in ’12. Saleski joined the Giants organization in 1998.

10/17/2014

Generic image of road damage after Napa Earthquake. (Photo: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Earthquake Study Finds Fault Between Napa, Fairfield Primed For Magnitude-7.1 Temblor

They include the little-known Green Valley fault, which lies near key dams and aqueducts northeast of San Francisco. Underestimated by geologists until now, the fault running between the cities of Napa and Fairfield is primed for a magnitude-7.1 quake, according to researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey and San Francisco State University.

10/13/2014

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America’s 10 Most Romantic Cities

Escape with your loved one by planning a getaway to one of the most romantic cities in the country. All of these cities offer plenty of things to do and a lot of opportunities to enjoy romantic time alone.

10/09/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07:  Santiago Casilla #46 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with teammates after the final out of their 3 to 2 win over the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Wild Pitch Sends Giants Into NLCS

The Giants advanced to the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals after a wild pitch by Aaron Barrett in the bottom on the seventh inning.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/07/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 25:  Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates the wild card playoff birth after they defeated the San Diego Padres 9-8 at AT&T Park on September 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

For Giants, Facing Playoff Elimination Is Nothing New

Just rewind two Octobers ago, when the Giants overcame six elimination games on the way to their second World Series championship in three years.

KHTK Sports 1140–09/29/2014

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Sacramento Rental Prices Take Largest Jump In Nation, Ahead Of Bay Area Rates

According to Trulia, Sacramento rental prices rose 14.9 percent in the last year, a higher rate than any other city in the country, including San Francisco and Los Angeles.

09/24/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About San Francisco

While many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren’t as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.

09/23/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 21: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers scrambles against defensive end Kareem Martin #96 of the Arizona Cardinals during the third quarter of the NFL game at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Backup QB Stanton Leads Cardinals Past Niners 23-14

Even without their starting quarterback, the Arizona Cardinals are on top of the toughest division in football.

09/21/2014

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San Francisco 49ers Release Running Back LaMichael James

Coach Jim Harbaugh announced the move Monday, a day after his team’s 28-17 win at Dallas. James has sought a greater role in the running game, but he had just two carries for no yards against the Cowboys on Sunday.

09/08/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warm-ups against the Indianapolis Colts at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

San Francisco 49ers Aldon Smith Apologizes To Team, Fans For 9-Game Suspension

“I want to thank my family and friends, my teammates, my union and the 49ers for supporting me during this process. I will be at work daily to participate in all permitted work activities, and to support my teammates, just as they have supported me.”

08/30/2014

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Political Ethics Bills To End Legislative Session

The legislative session is expected to end shortly after midnight with votes on a pair of ethics bills that would update campaign-finance rules.

08/29/2014

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San Francisco 49ers Field Woes Mean Moving Jesuit-De LaSalle High School Football Game

The 49ers will play the San Diego Chargers in a preseason game on Sunday on newly laid turf. But Chris Fahey, Jesuit’s athletic director, says more repairs will be done on the field on Monday.

08/22/2014

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