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Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner Dies At 74
Paul Kantner, guitarist and founding member of the band Jefferson Airplane, is dead.
"SF Gate" reports the 74-year-old Kantner died today after suffering multiple heart attacks earlier this week.
Kantner formed the influential San Francisco-based band with Marty Balin in 1965...
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Forty-Niners Linebacker Patrick Willis To Retire
Patrick Willis will reportedly announce his
retirement after eight seasons with the San Francisco 49ers.
Yahoo! Sports and reported the news, saying the seven-time
Pro Bowl linebacker will make it official on Tuesday.
The 30-year-old veteran played just six games last season because
of a toe inju…
Boston Selected To Submit Bid For 2024 Summer Olympics
The Athens of America will get a chance to bid for the Olympics.
The USOC picked Boston on Thursday as its bid city for the 2024 Summer Games. The city will be presented to the International Olympic Committee for a vote in 2017. Rome also is in the bidding, along with Hamburg or Berlin, Germany...
Earthquake Injures Dozens In Northern California
The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake struck Northern California early Sunday.  The quake had a magnitude of 6.0. Officials report dozens of injuries, several fires, and at least three people seriously hurt in the Napa area.
According to officials in Napa, the quake destroyed four mob…
Bus Crash in California Kills 10
The California Highway Patrol says it does not yet know what caused a FedEx tractor-trailer to veer across a grassy highway median and slam into a bus, killing 10 people.
Lt. Scott Fredrick said at a news conference Friday that investigators will try to determine whether the FedEx driver fell asleep,…