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Infielder Kelby Tomlinson, whose everyman appearance and occasional knack for clutch hitting made him a fan favorite, was one of five players the Giants removed from their 40-man roster Monday, and one of four who will be free agents
Tomlinson and fellow second baseman Miguel Gomez cleared waivers and were outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento. They automatically become minor-league free agents, due to their service time, five…

New partnership with IdilusHR will leverage the buying power of the brokerage's more than 7,000 agents to offer lower cost options

Boracay's Ati tribe will soon gain ownership of lands on the island, which they can use for farming.

The House Speaker cites 'interference' from the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on the Philippines' judiciary processes.

San Francisco Fire Department is reporting a 3-alarm fire at a 25-story high-rise in the Financial District Monday.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A Northern California judge on Monday upheld a jury's verdict that found Monsanto's weed killer caused a groundskeeper's cancer, but she slashed the amount of money to be paid to the man from $287 million to $78 million.

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Medical examiners in Las Vegas have determined that artist Dave Dave, who was badly scarred when his father set him on fire as a boy, died of natural causes
Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg (FYOU'-den-berg) said in a statement Monday that the artist born David Rothenberg died July 15 of sepsis due to pneumonia. He was 42.
As a 6-year-old, Dave was set afire and badly burned in 1983 by his father in a Southern California motel room near…

The implementation of suggested retail prices (SRP) for rice will take effect at a later date.

A lovely midcentury modern home in Pound Ridge, NY now on the market for $550,000 once belonged to Howard Cosell, the longtime voice of ABC Sports.

San Francisco Fire Department Chief Joanne Hayes-White announced Monday that she will retire from the San Francisco Fire Department.

Deal marks first major collaboration since search giant bought $550 million stake China's No. 2 e-commerce firm

When it comes to watering walnuts, most California growers believe you need to start early to keep trees healthy and productive throughout the long, hot summer. But according to striking results from a long-term experiment in a walnut orchard in Red Bluff, California, growers can improve crop production if they hold off irrigation until later in the season and directly measure their trees’ water needs. The…

Considering the demands of a career in dance, it isn't surprising that many professionals find romance in the rehearsal studio. With taxing schedules, perfectionist tendencies and quirky habits, it can be challenging to find true love outside of the art form. We spoke with three non-dancer spouses t