Bay Area News Group Male Athlete of the Week

Welcome back to the Bay Area News Group (Mercury News & East Bay Time) Male Athlete of the Week Poll. For the entire academic year, we will provide a list of nominees who have stood out over the previous week and allow you, the reader, to vote for the …

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Consumer spending up 34% at the end of 2021 – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, February 7: Data from the Central Bank of Kuwait shows consumer spending by Kuwaiti citizens and residents at the end of 2021 jumped 8.7 billion dinars, or 34%, to a record high and historic, compared to 2020 spending levels, reaching around 34.3 billion …

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We looked at the price of 15 grocery items at 4 SF stores

Anyone who’s pushed a cart down a grocery aisle or ordered groceries online recently has experienced sticker shock with everything from milk to meat. As inflation soars and supply chain issues persist in the U.S., grocery store prices are rising — and to be exact, they’re 6.5% higher than a …

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10 shows to watch if you love billions

Billions is one of those character-packed shows that fans love to hate. From Ax to “Wags,” Wendy to Chuck, they’re greedy, materialistic, selfish, and often mean, while being flawed humans who react the only way they know how. It’s a setup that’s been used in many shows of all kinds, …

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Bay Area basketball roundup: USF women top Pepperdine

Ioanna Krimili scored 25 points, Claudia Langarita added 20 and Kennedy Dickie had 13 points and 13 rebounds as host USF beat Pepperdine 78-57 on Saturday for its sixth win in seven games. The Dons (12-11, 6-5 WCC) took a 12-point lead in the first quarter and extended the lead …

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Landmark Shutters San Francisco Embarcadero Center Cinema – Deadline

Landmark Theaters decided to close its Embarcadero Center Cinema in San Francisco with the end of the lease, and the chain citing “landlord-created conditions” that “put into question profitability” on site. Landmark has another theater in the Bay Area, Opera Plaza, which was renovated last year, as well as locations …

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Hillicon Valley – Presented by Cisco – Amazon Prepares for Second Union Vote

It’s friday today. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news, from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. Follow The Hill technical team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) and Rebecca Klar (@rebeccaklar_), for more coverage. Amazon employees in Bessemer, Alabama will have …

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More expensive and riskier debt with fewer assets hinders wealth creation for black households

It can be good to have some debt, because debt can actually help build wealth. But it all depends on the type of debt. Other debts can pose a major financial risk to your financial security. Black households are burdened with risky debt, which hampers their ability to grow their …

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Bay Area host brings big stars to the big screen

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) — A Bay Area animator is back in the spotlight for a project he did years ago. The movie industry can move very slowly at times, but it wasn’t the first project he was involved in that turned a lot of heads. “I was an illustrator …

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback’s succession plan gets off to a perfect start

SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA – August 29: Jimmy Garoppolo #10 and Trey Lance #5 of the San Francisco … [+] The 49ers talk to each other on the sidelines before their preseason game against the Las Vegas Raiders at Levi’s Stadium on August 29, 2021 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by …

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ICCP SBI Venture Partners Secures $4.2M Capital for AI Company

ICCP SBI Venture Partners, Inc. (ISVP) has raised $4.2m following its “Series A” funding round for Singapore-based artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled recruitment solutions company, X0PA AI . ISVP is a joint venture of two venture capital firms, ICCP Venture Partners, Inc. and Japanese company SBI Holdings, Inc. “We seek to be …

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New Rotary Health and Wellness Club Debuts in Silicon Valley with Guest of Honor Swami Mukundananda ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

The inaugural celebration of the charter of the Rotary E-Club of Silicon Valley, Health and Wellness will be held with special guest of honor, Swami Mukundananda, internationally recognized authority on mind management and holistic health, on February 5, 2022, at 8:00 a.m. PST. Swami Mukundananda The new Rotary E-Club plans …

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Old Second Bancorp (NASDAQ:OSBC) reduced to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Former second Bancorp (NASDAQ:OSBC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note published Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Old Second Bancorp Inc.’s full-service banking business includes the customary commercial and consumer products and services provided by banks. The following …

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Bay Area fans have already moved on from Jimmy G, now they’re waiting for the 49ers to follow suit

Jimmy Garoppolo is due to a side step.Photo: Getty Images Heading into the playoffs, the elephant in the San Francisco 49ers room was their quarterback status beyond the 2021-22 season. A lot of people felt like Jimmy Garoppolo was done no matter how far the Niners got in the playoffs. …

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Chilean gang rob wealthy Atherton homes – CBS San Francisco

ATHERTON (KPIX) – At least six burglaries of wealthy Atherton homes in January have been linked to Chilean gang members in a crime spree stretching from northern California to San Diego County. “They are particularly targeting affluent communities like Atherton,” Atherton Police Chief Steven McCulley said. READ MORE: COVID: Pfizer …

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Raiven Capital arrives in Riyadh to judge the $600,000 startup competition at LEAP, one of the largest tech conferences in the Middle East

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Raiven Capital, a global early-stage technology venture capital fund, has arrived in Riyadh to judge a $600,000 seed competition for LEAP, a three-day technology conference with 61,000 attendees starting today today. The inaugural conference involves more than 400 speakers, 80 countries and 1,000 startups. It is part …

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Inauguration of a cobalt-free solid-state lithium-ion battery factory in Silicon Valley – pv magazine International

US solid-state battery start-up Sparks has opened a pilot plant for its patented lithium battery technology based on cobalt-free cathodes. The company wants to challenge China’s dominance in developing next-generation batteries. February 1, 2022 Marija Maisch The rush for new battery storage solutions is accelerating with news from both established …

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Wind advisory: Strong Bay Area winds raise ‘fire weather’ concerns

SAN FRANCISCO – California is facing a fresh round of onshore winds this week and after a dry January there could be “fire weather” issues. A wind advisory is expected to take effect for parts of the Bay Area early Tuesday morning and persist through Thursday morning, potentially becoming similar …

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WesBanco, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2022 Earnings Forecast Published by B. Riley (NASDAQ:WSBC)

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) – B. Riley Research analysts cut their fourth quarter 2022 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for WesBanco shares in a report released Thursday, January 27. B. Riley analyst S. Moss now expects the financial services provider to earn $0.63 per share for the quarter, down from its …

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EMA Partners opens an office in San Francisco

January 31, 2022 – Emerging from a global pandemic, executive search consultants are seeing an increase in hiring mandates in almost every corner of the world. To meet demand, they continue to develop new practices, hire new recruiters and open new sites. Global recruiting consortia, meanwhile, are enjoying a resurgence …

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Parsyl Raises $25M in Series B Funding

Denver-based Parsyl raised $25 million in Series B funding to expand its cargo insurance and risk management solutions. The company uses data to identify and manage risk, while reducing the waste of critical assets. According to a statement, its technology is currently monitoring the vaccines of nearly 200 million people. …

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Silicon Valley Transit Agency adopts COVID vaccination policy for workers

January 28, 2022 Amid rising COVID-19 infections, VTA will require its 2,000 employees and contractors to be fully vaccinated by April 29. The transit agency, which hinted at a vaccination policy was in preparation last week, the mandate announced on Thursday. Employees who obtain an approved medical or religious exemption …

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Tompkins Financial Corporation – Consensus Point to 3.2% Upside Potential

Tompkins Financial Corporation found using the ticker (TMP) now have 2 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus points to a ‘Hold’ rating. The target price ranges between 83 and 82 and has an average objective at 82.5. Now, with the previous closing price of 79.96, this now indicates that there …

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Bay Area sports bars gear up for Sunday’s 49ers game

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — With less than 24 hours until the big game, fans and businesses are gearing up to cheer on the 49ers on Sunday afternoon. At San Francisco’s Kezar Pub, owner Cyril Hackett told me he expects his bar to be up most of the day. “Get up …

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Raleigh Finmark fintech raises $6.5M from AmEx Ventures

Rami Essaid, CEO of Raleigh-based startup Finmark. Submitted RALEIGH Listen to our daily briefing: Finmark, a Raleigh-based fintech startup, has raised a $6.5 million seed round from a group of investors that includes the venture capital arm of American Express, Bessemer Venture Partners and the fund IDEA of Durham. Founded …

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Silicon Holler: Ro Khanna Says Big Tech Can Help Heal America’s Heart | Books

Shortly after Silicon Valley sent him to Washington, Ro Khanna visited “Silicon Holler,” a name coined by a colleague, Hal Rogers, for the nascent tech industry in eastern Kentucky. The districts of the two congressmen had little in common. Khanna was among the wealthiest, most diverse and most democratic. Rogers …

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Affirming stock price forecast: Analyst’s upgrade gives AFRM a boost today

To assert (NASDAQ:AFRM) the stock gets a boost on Friday thanks to a new price prediction for shares of the fintech company. Source: Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com DA Davidson analyst Christopher Brendler leads today’s news as he raises his price prediction for Affirm stock to $75 per share. For the …

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‘Thrill kill teacher’ who was arrested in the Bay Area is sentenced

A former professor convicted of the horrific murder of her boyfriend was sentenced in Chicago on Tuesday to 53 years in prison. Wyndham Lathem, left, and Andrew Warren. (From the Chicago Police Department) Wyndham Lathem, 47, surrendered to federal marshals in Oakland in August 2017, eight days after an anonymous …

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San Francisco vs. BYU – Game Preview – January 29, 2022

The BYU Cougars (17-1, 7-0 WCC) will look to build on a nine-game winning streak when they host the San Francisco Dons (10-10, 7-0 WCC) at 4:00 p.m. ET Saturday, January 29 2022. The Dons have won three games in a row. BYU beat Santa Clara 76-44 in last team …

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Venture capital investment by Massachusetts biopharmaceutical companies jumped 70% in 2021: report

A new report from MassBio paints a rosy picture of the state’s biopharma outlook — including a 70% year-over-year increase in venture capital funding from 2020 to 2021. “Record (coming) venture capital for Massachusetts companies is truly the result of our decades of leadership and success,” said Joe Boncore, CEO …

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Local Lawyer Challenges Jeopardy Super Champion

For Ashley Chow of Santa Clara, becoming a competitor on Jeopardy was always an idea she had in mind. “I’ve always enjoyed watching Jeopardy and enjoyed the trivia. So it was something that I always said, ‘Oh, wow, that would be really cool if I could do that one day,’” …

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The “stealth omicron” sub-variant can be found in the Bay Area. Here’s what you need to know

A new subvariant of the omicron variant of COVID-19 — BA.2, or “stealth” omicron — has been detected in the Bay Area, health officials said. Little is known so far about the contagion of the subvariant, experts said, but vaccinated and boosted people shouldn’t worry. “If you’re vaccinated, and especially …

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Boston rents are on the rise, starting to rival San Francisco

Even with its exorbitant rents, Boston has always been able to say “Hey, it’s worse in San Francisco”. But maybe not for long. A new survey published Tuesday by real estate site Zumper found that the monthly median one-bedroom rent in Boston is $2,720, just $130 less than the $2,850 …

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Massachusetts biopharma companies raised a record $13.7 billion in venture capital last year

Massachusetts drugmakers continued to bring in huge amounts of venture capital last year, setting a record for funds raised, according to the industry trade group. Homegrown biopharma companies attracted $13.7 billion in 2021, up 70% from a year earlier, the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council said in a report Wednesday. The group …

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Hillicon Valley – Biden Celebrates ‘Right to Repair’ Victories

Today is Tuesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news, from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. The ‘right to repair’ movement celebrated a major victory on Tuesday after President BidenJoe Biden reporterFox News says Biden called him out after …

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MentorWorks Partners with Blue Ridge Bank to Launch Community Learning Program Designed to Strengthen Workforce Development for Underserved and Low-Income Communities | State

BOSTON, January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — MentorWorks Education Capital, Inc. (MentorWorks) announced a new learning program in partnership with Blue Ridge Bank, NA, (the “Bank”), the national banking subsidiary of Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc. (US NYSE: BRBS). This program will provide hands-on learning opportunities for people from low-income and underserved …

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Video Chat Company Vidsig Helps Students Find Straight Answers About Their Future Colleges

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — It’s a tough time for college applicants waiting for acceptance letters. For many, it’s an invisible choice because they can’t visit every school. A Bay Area company, Vidsig, uses video chats to connect high school and college students to get a glimpse of campus life. Video …

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SF DA Boudin announces program to help staff members learn new languages ​​- CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced a new policy for her office that allows staff members to take language classes at City College of San Francisco during regular working hours. . In a press release, Boudin said he created the policy because staff members …

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Malaysian start-up B2B Marketplace raises $7 million to help digitize businesses

Dropee CEO Lennise Ng. Courtesy of Dropee Dropee, a Malaysia-based B2B e-commerce marketplace, raised $7m in Series A funding led by return investor Vynn Capital, a Kuala Lumpur-based venture capital firm, to help digitize small businesses. companies. Besides Vynn Capital – which backed Carsome, Malaysia’s first unicorn tech startup – …

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Prime Data Centers is developing a new data center in the heart of Silicon Valley

Prime Data Centers, a data center developer and operator, last week announced the development of a new four-story, 119,000 square foot data center in the heart of Silicon Valley. Located at 1231 Comstock Street in Santa Clara, Calif., Prime will begin construction of the facility in the second half of …

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Salisbury Bancorp – Consensus indicates 6.5% upside potential

Salisbury Bancorp found using the (SAL) ticker now have 2 analysts covering the stock with the consensus suggesting a buy rating. The range between the target price high and the target price low is between 41.5 and 40 calculating the average target price we have 40.75. Given that the stock’s …

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The Incredible Implosion of the Bay Area’s Largest Pyramid Scheme

By William Penn Patrick’s own admission, he wasn’t much of an entrepreneur for the first three decades of his life. “For 34 years I failed in everything I did,” he once said. But Patrick’s fortunes changed one day in 1964 as he walked past the open garage of a house …

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The lion dance troupe prepares for the return of the Chinese New Year parade in San Francisco

HERCULES, Calif. (KGO) — Preparations for the Feb. 1 Lunar New Year of the Tiger were in full swing at Hercules in front of the Yee Martial Arts Academy. There, the West Coast Lion Dance Troupe held a ceremony they haven’t been able to do in some time. “This is …

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Falling Crypto Stocks Could Dampen IPO and Deal Market

“Being a public company seems like a total blast.” Barry Silbert, managing director of crypto powerhouse DCG, was of course sarcastic in his tweet of January 21; this has been a brutal time for publicly traded companies in the digital asset market amid the continued rout of liquid tokens. Shares …

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Silicon Valley Reads theme proves perfect for 2022

As a member of the advisory board of Silicon Valley Reads, I will admit some skepticism when we discussed the 2022 theme last fall. “The Power of Kindness, Resilience and Hope” seemed like, well, 2021. Kindness is always a good thing, but surely we would have outgrown the need for …

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Tampa Bay-area veteran recognized for heroic deeds, 40 years after tragic plane crash

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Air Florida 90 took off from Washington DC National Airport in a snowstorm on January 13, 1982. The plane was en route to Tampa International Airport but never made it there . An investigation later showed that the plane had been de-iced, but had been left …

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Carbon Health Launches Large COVID-19 Testing Sites in South San Francisco, California, Montgomery and Plainsboro Townships, New Jersey

Supports the public health ecosystem by offering thousands of critical COVID-19 tests daily SAN FRANCISCO, January 21, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Carbon Health, a leading omnichannel healthcare provider, announced three new major COVID-19 testing sites, in South San Francisco, Calif., and Montgomery Township , New Jersey, and Plainsboro Township, New Jersey. These community …

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Which world capitals are overlooked by investors? Investment Monitor

Ottawa has many positive attributes, so why do investors tend to favor cities like Toronto or Vancouver over Canada’s capital? (Photo by Iryna Tolmachova/Shutterstock) Essentially, the very words “capital” emphasize the central role that a place plays in its country. A capital city should be a hub for many industries …

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Activists renew their calls against the construction of a new prison in Silicon Valley

In a latest push to oppose plans for a new Santa Clara County jail, local residents and advocates are using a new avenue to shame elected officials for wavering on important issues: a comedy skit. Led by Show up for Racial Justice in the South Bay (SURJ), about 30 people …

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How to get a business loan in 2022?

A business owner looking for additional funding to start or expand your business? Find out which 2022 business loans are the best options for you today! In this review, Nick Wilson, Founder and CEO of AdvanceSOS shares his expertise on how to get top tier business loans in 2022. Additionally, …

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BNPL Fintech Jifiti launches first-of-its-kind split payment solution

Jifiti, a leading fintech company, is launching its white-label ready-to-use split payment solution, enabling any entity, be it a bank, lender, merchant, from a wallet or a payment solution provider, to offer split payments directly to consumers. Jifiti logo Jifiti logo Jifiti logo COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) …

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A “graceful” Kelly Clarkson dines at the SF Bay Area restaurant

“Save Me” may sound like the title of a song by Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Kelly Clarkson, known for her terrific vocals and relatable songs. But in fact, it’s the name of the drink Clarkson ordered at a restaurant in California’s Wine Country. Clarkson stopped by Barndiva located just off …

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Celebrate the Year of the Tiger with special meals and events in San Francisco

In February, Chinatown will come alive with the return of its annual Chinese New Year parade and festival, an event even a booming Omicron can’t stop. In addition to the classic face-to-face events – the Parade, the Flower Market Fair, the 44th Lunar New Year Race – some activities will …

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Fearless Fund partners with the Tory Burch Foundation and The Cru

No more WWD Fearless Fund, the first venture capital fund created by women of color for women of color, has partnered with peer coaching platform The Cru and the Tory Burch Foundation to provide a total of 75 women of small businesses run by women of color. grants between $10,000 …

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Silicon Valley lawmaker’s single-payer health care plan faces ‘uphill battle’

January 17, 2022 A bill proposing a single-payer public health care system, which would be the first in the country if passed, has broad public support. But we don’t know if that will be enough to cross the finish line. Assembly Bill 1400, also known as CalCare, would address issues …

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Goldman Sachs Revisits Balance Sheet – Breakingviews

Goldman Sachs Revisits Balance Sheet – Breakingviews X We have updated our Terms of Service.Please read our new privacy statement before continuing. ⚠ Breakingviews.com requires the use of cookies. Please enable cookies in your browser settings. This site uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our site. …

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The deadly police shootings and the race over the Bay Area filmmaker’s new documentary

Bay Area filmmaker’s use-of-force documentary examines shootings and police run A new documentary from a Bay Area filmmaker examines several fatal police shootings, including the case where Vallejo police fatally shot a man who was sleeping in his car in the parking lot of a fast-food chain. KTVU’s Amber Lee …

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Santa Clara to San Francisco in Women’s College Basketball Live Stream: Watch Online, TV Channel, Start Time – How to Watch & Stream Major League & College Sports

San Francisco (6-10) will face Santa Clara (8-4) in a West Coast Conference women’s basketball contest, with the two teams moving in opposite directions so far. How to watch Santa Clara at San Francisco in women’s college basketball today: Date of the game: January 17, 2022 Game time: 8:00 p.m. …

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Spyke Games Raises Record $55M Social Mobile Gaming Round from Leading Global Gaming Partners VC Griffin Gaming

ISTANBUL & LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Spyke Games, a social and mobile casual games company, has closed $55 million in a funding round led by renowned venture capital firm Griffin Gaming Partners (GGP). Spyke Games’ co-founding team has an unparalleled track record of creating some of the world’s best mobile casual games …

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Silicon Valley event calendar changes due to COVID-19

While the latest COVID-19 surge doesn’t appear to be hitting with the severity of previous spikes — at least in the Bay Area — it has wreaked havoc on restaurants and bars with sick employees, and it’s having an effect. drive through Silicon Valley arts and entertainment schedules too. Some …

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Lexin Fintech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:LX) Receives Consensus “Buy” Rating from Brokerages

Lexin Fintech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: LX) received an average “buy” recommendation from the six analysts who currently cover the company, Marketbeat reports. Three equity research analysts gave the stock a hold rating and three gave the company a buy rating. The 12-month average price target among analysts who have reported …

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Rescue teams busy on San Francisco Bay beaches during tsunami wave – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Despite officials’ desperate warnings to stay off the beaches, rescue teams have moved five people to safety after venturing too close to choppy ocean waters from Saturday’s tsunami wave. . San Francisco firefighters deployed rescue swimmers Saturday afternoon when a group of surfers were spotted …

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BYU takes huge win on the road to San Francisco

BYU staged a second-half comeback and held off a missed San Francisco three at the buzzer to beat the Dons 71-69 in the Bay Area on Saturday night. Alex Barcello led BYU with 18 points and senior teammate Te’Jon Lucas added 12. Fousseyni Traore more than held on against USF’s …

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How the Haute Vallée became a biotech hub

In 2001, when Phil Ferneau and his partners launched a venture capital firm focused on NH startups, they met with several academics from Dartmouth College. Ferneau had been an advocate for converting academic research into viable businesses in his role as founding executive director of the Center for Private Equity …

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Northern California ranch, 564 acres, for sale: $22.5 million

A 564-acre ranch on the coast near Silicon Valley that was once a wedding gift and has been owned by the same family for more than 100 years is on the market for $22.5 million. Located in the small town of San Gregorio, California, the property wraps 80 acres of …

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Santa Monica company to pay $1.5 million for illegally obtaining financial data from millions of consumers – Daily News

A Santa Monica company that allegedly tricked millions of consumers into providing sensitive information under the guise of connecting them with lenders will pay $1.5 million in civil penalties imposed by the Federal Trade Commission. ITMedia Solutions LLC, which specializes in lead generation, will also face restrictions on its sale …

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This small Bay Area town has a big problem with abandoned vehicles on public roads

For a small Bay Area town, Petaluma has a big problem with abandoned vehicles — from motorcycles and cars to RVs — left to rot on city streets. Last year, Petaluma police received 1,915 calls from residents reporting abandoned vehicles, more than five calls a day, and launched several law …

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Winners Announced for BroadwayWorld 2021 San Francisco Awards

The winners have been announced for the 2021 BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards. The 2021 regional awards recognize productions that had their first performance between October 1, 2020 and September 30, 2021. Streaming productions were eligible this year in designated categories. This year, BroadwayWorld also allowed audiences to vote on which …

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The DMV region raised $5 billion in venture capital in 2021

Editor’s note: These figures may vary slightly, as some transactions are only taken into account several weeks after the publication of the quarterly venture capital reports. The results are in: with the official numbers to back it up, we can now confirm that the DMV has had an absolutely bonkers …

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Governor Newsom pledges $4.2 billion to California high-speed rail

Governor Gavin Newsom’s latest budget proposal doubles billions of dollars in contentious funding for the San Joaquin Valley segment of the high-speed rail project and expands the state’s initiative to replace gas-powered vehicles with zero-emission vehicles. Latest figures are part of governor’s $286.4 billion spending proposal released earlier this week …

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WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) Expected to Post Fiscal 2021 Earnings of $3.55 Per Share

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) – B. Riley analysts cut their fiscal 2021 EPS estimates for WesBanco shares in a research report released Wednesday, January 12. B. Riley analyst S. Moss now expects the financial services provider to post earnings of $3.55 per share for the year, down from its previous forecast …

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Beloved Bay Area Sticker Company Ms. Grossman Moves from California to Utah

PETALUMA, Calif. (KGO) — For more than 40 years, Ms. Grossman’s paper company has been making stickers in the Bay Area, but is now moving out of California. Its warehouse in Petaluma, where the company has had a presence for nearly three decades, was a bustling and colorful factory that, …

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Joe Guzel of Crosslink Launches Haven Ventures FinTech Fund

After five and a half years at Crosslink, Joe Guzel is launching his own venture capital fund Haven Ventures, a new fintech fund focused on seed and pre-seed startups, cutting checks of up to $ 1 million. In this episode of the LA Venture podcast, Guzel talks about his journey …

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As U.S. technology tumbles, traditional stocks are back in force

In less than two weeks and 2022 has already delivered its first stock market drama. A large sell-off in tech stocks – which started last week and continued on Monday – rocked U.S. stock markets. This technological rout was also bad news for UK investors, including the Scottish Mortgage Investment …

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Bay Area health experts reflect on evolving guidelines – CBS San Francisco

Daly City woman comes face to face with a mountain lionResidents of the Daly City peninsula are on high alert after dozens of cougar sightings. Maria Cid Medina spoke to a woman who described a close encounter with a cougar in her backyard. 5 minutes ago COVID: Bay Area health …

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Computer problems shut down COVID testing sites in San Francisco, Hayward – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – After already temporarily cutting hours at several COVID testing sites in San Francisco due to staffing issues, nationwide IT problems have forced health officials to shut down six centers completely Monday afternoon test. Computer difficulties weren’t isolated in San Francisco. READ MORE: John Madden to …

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Turbulent storms surround $ 200 billion in venture capital tsunami

The flow of venture capital is not slowing down, but some startups are starting to feel like they’re being dragged underwater. Many are facing new challenges in this growing industry which is fueled by venture capital funding like never before. Singapore, Singapore – January 10, 2022 – The flow of …

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Dobson goes endlessly to win Silicon Valley Amateur

Dobson goes endlessly to win Silicon Valley Amateur Sean-Karl Dobson, 2022 Silicon Valley amateur champion Sean-Karl Dobson, a student at Westlake High School in Austin, TX, was not looking to duplicate Saturday’s record-breaking performance. He was focused on winning a golf tournament. Because how to follow a 62 under par, …

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Park National Corporation – Consensus Says Potential -11.5% Down

National Park Society found using ticker (PRK) now have 3 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus indicates a rating of “Hold”. The target price varies between 137.5 and 121 by calculating the average target price that we see 128.17. Given that the previous close of shares was at 144.8, this …

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The Notable Startup Funding Weekly Report: 1/10/22

Alto Solutions $ 40.0M – Series B Nashville-based Alto Solutions offers an automated, easy-to-use process for investing in alternatives with IRA savings. Founded by Eric Satz in 2016, Alto Solutions has raised a total of $ 70.3 million in equity and is backed by Acrew Capital, Advance Venture Partners, Alpha …

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Guess the rent in San Francisco

It’s no secret that renting an apartment in San Francisco is expensive, but it’s not the most expensive in the country anymore! At least for now. Every week we search the apartment rental listings and look for the weird, the luxurious and even just what wouldn’t be nice. The city …

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CSU Spur Campus Opens at National Western Stock Show Complex – News, Weather & Sports for All of Colorado

Adams 14 to switch to virtual learning January 10-14 due to increase in COVID casesAdams County School District 14 will transition to virtual learning for the week of January 10-14. 7 hours ago National Western Stock Show traditions will continue despite COVIDThe National Western Stock Show opens this weekend, despite …

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Bay Area Schools Face Omicron Disease, Closures

As students return to their first week of school in 2022 after winter break, concerns over the omicron variant – and reports of sick students and teachers – have led to school closures and disruptions. work stoppages in the Bay Area, as well as fights between school administrators, teachers and …

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San Francisco intensive care admissions explode

Intensive care admissions are increasing in San Francisco: The city has seen a huge spike in hospitalizations for COVID-19 over the past month, with 97 people admitted to acute and intensive care units as of January 2 – up from 27 patients on December 2. As of January 2, there …

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Upfront Ventures raises funds for a new fund

Santa Monica-based venture capital firm Upfront Ventures has raised $ 176.5 million for a new fund, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. According to the deposit, at least part of the capital raised for the new fund, called Upfront Continuation Fund I, came from a limited …

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Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office

Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office The Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show kicked off Wednesday, with a few notable Silicon Valley tech companies opting to virtually attend the industry show. At the same time, Bay Area tech workers are wondering how long they’ll be …

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Bay Area and California see record peak in COVID cases

SoCal man arrested for attacking workers at vaccination site: A southern California man was arrested last week after he allegedly attacked workers at a vaccination site in Tustin (Orange County) after calling the workers “murderers” and accusing them of starting the COVID-19 pandemic, the Washington Post reported. Workers at the …

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Los Angeles Rams vs San Francisco 49ers NFL Week 18 Odds, Games & Outlook for January 9, 2022

The Los Angeles Rams (12-4) have a five-game winning streak in a Week 18 clash with the San Francisco 49ers (9-7). For more information on betting and fantasy, sign up for the SI Winners Club newsletter. Rams vs 49ers odds On / under insights Los Angeles games this season have …

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Initial summit postponed to March due to Omicron fears

Upfront Summit, the extravagant tech and venture capital conference known for its distinguished attendees from business and entertainment, is now the latest in-person event disrupted by the continued increase in COVID-19 cases. The Upfront Ventures conference organizer informed ticket holders on Tuesday that the annual summit has been postponed for …

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Why Silicon Valley can’t escape Elizabeth Holmes

SAN JOSE, Calif .– In 2016, start-up founders sang, “Theranos doesn’t stand for, we’re better,” in a vacation video created by venture capital firm First Round Capital. Over the following years, several columnists wrote that Silicon Valley shouldn’t be blamed for Theranos. Last month, Keith Rabois, a venture capitalist, said …

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Zacks Investment Research downgrades Civista Bancshares (NASDAQ: CIVB) for sale

Civista Bancshares (NASDAQ: CIVB) has been downgraded from Zacks investment research from a “keep” note to a “sell” note in a research note published on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Civista Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company is involved in the community banking sector, through its …

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Latham Adds Two Former Prosecutors To Bay Area And Los Angeles Offices |

SAN FRANCISCO and LOS ANGELES, January 3, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Latham & Watkins LLP1 is pleased to announce that Scott Carpenter and Alex wyman joined the firm as partners in the White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice and as members of the Litigation & Trial Department. Joiner joins …

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San Jose faces Detroit in 3-game road skid

San Jose Sharks (17-15-1, sixth in the Pacific) vs. Detroit Red Wings (15-15-3, fifth in the Atlantic) Detroit; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: San Jose travels to Detroit in a bid to end their three-game road slide. The Red Wings are 11-5-2 at home. Detroit ranks 10th in the …

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AIMMO pockets $ 12 million from Series A to advance data labeling technology – TechCrunch

Most artificial intelligence models are driven by supervised learning, which means humans have to label the raw data. Data labeling is an essential part of the automation of the artificial intelligence and machine learning model, but at the same time, it can be a long and tedious job. A Korean …

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‘Gaylapalooza’ Celebrates Local LGBTQ + Community Center – The Mercury News

The Silicon Valley / San Francisco LGBTQ Employee Resource Group Alliance ‘Gaylapaloza’ fundraiser returns live and in person, taking place on Sunday January 9 at the Hammer Theater in downtown San Jose. The event began over a decade ago as an effort of last resort to raise funds for a …

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Much like traditional financial institutions and institutions that are online monetary loan providers provide label financing.

Much like traditional financial institutions and institutions that are online monetary loan providers provide label financing. Many customers who are faced with an immediate price, trouble, or other financial crisis look for temporary installment financial loans as a reliable financial answer. Payday loans tend to be a sort of range …

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No vacation discounts at Bay Area real estate

Bay Area homebuyers haven’t found any Black Friday promotions this holiday season, as prices soared 17% in November, marking another rapid increase in a record year. The boom continued across the region, led by rising median single-family home prices in San Mateo County (up 23% from the previous year to …

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Low-key New Years Eve celebrations in San Francisco after NYE fireworks show canceled for 2nd year

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – As the Bay Area prepares to celebrate the end of 2021, New Years celebrations in San Francisco have been unusually quiet. Normally the Embarcadero would be packed with people. But after the city canceled its fireworks display for the second year in a row, many have …

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Trends in Capital Formation: SEC OASB Annual Report | Mayer Brown Free Writings + Perspectives

[co-authors: Carlos Juarez, Marc Leong] The SEC’s Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation (“OASB”) recently released its Annual report 2021 (the “Report”), which reviews the capital raising activities of a variety of businesses, from startups and emerging companies to small public enterprises. The OASB, in collaboration with the …

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Silicon Valley tech giants for antitrust law and …

In a year of even bigger privacy and data breach scandals, it was easy to miss a major lawsuit in late November in London. With Boris the Jester hitting the headlines, many didn’t notice the UK competition watchdog ordered Facebook to sell Giphy, the GIF-making website he bought for $ …

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Bay Area Schools Hold On With In-Person Plans As Omicron Rises And Parents Worried

Bay Area students will return to schools starting Monday after spending two weeks with family and friends or even traveling to other states and countries just as the omicron wave hits California. The combination of a huge increase in COVID-19 cases and exposure during the holidays has left families and …

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Sierra Highways open, but stay away: Caltrans

CALIFORNIA – After a week of storms, northern California is drying out, according to the National Weather Service. While the rain and snow have shifted, cold temperatures remain with daytime highs predicted in the 1950s and nightly lows in the 1930s in most areas. Caltrans has reopened the Bay Area’s …

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Can a personal loan help build your credit history?

LOS ANGELES – December 30, 2021 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: If you’ve ever tried borrowing money, like taking out a personal loan, you know that your credit history and credit rating can play a big role. This is because some lenders use your credit history to assess your risk as a …

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50 quotes from investors on startup opportunities and relationships with founders

Launched in 2014, Story bites is a regular feature of YourStory, with notable quotes in our previous articles. Share these gems and information with your colleagues and networks, and return to the original articles for more information. With 44 startups achieving unicorn status in India this year, it has been …

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Via Shutters Centaur Technology Site, sells equipment

Via Technologies sold its Centaur Technology x86 processor development team to Intel in early November and the company is now auctioning off some of the equipment at the Centaur site in Austin, TX. Essentially, that means the company is shutting down the site and ending chip development operations in the …

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Bay Area Crab Season Begins

Commercial crab season opens after delays San Francisco’s seafood destinations are virtually dazed by the delayed start of the commercial crab season on Wednesday. The crabbers, who missed Thanksgiving and Christmas, will be able to catch up by scoring their first shot. SAN FRANCISCO, California – The long awaited Dungeness …

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Brokerages Expect Investar Holding Co. (NASDAQ: ISTR) to Report Earnings of $ 0.55 per Share

Analysts expect Investar Holding Co. (NASDAQ: ISTR) to report earnings per share (EPS) of $ 0.55 for the current quarter, according to Zack. Two analysts have released estimates for Investar’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate being $ 0.56 and the lower estimate being $ 0.55. Investar reported earnings per …

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