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San Jose to place 5G cell nodes on city light poles

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The city of San Jose has reached an agreement with AT&T and Verizon to put 5G cell nodes on the city’s light poles…

Small house in Palo Alto asking for $2.6M

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A 897 square feet home in Palo Alto recently listed on the market, asking for $2.6 million…

McDonald’s to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

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McDonald’s said Friday it will switch to paper straws at all its locations in the United Kingdom and Ireland…

China announces equal penalties to retaliate for US tariffs

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China’s government responded quickly to U.S. President Donald Trump’s tariff hike on Chinese goods by announcing Friday…

Trump announces US tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports

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The Trump administration announced a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion worth of Chinese imports…

Trump accused in lawsuit of misusing charitable foundation

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New York’s attorney general sued President Trump and his foundation Thursday, accusing him of illegally using…

Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

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Comcast made a $65 billion bid Wednesday for Fox’s entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become…

Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

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The Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate for the second time this year and signaled that it may step up…

Feature: Bay Area homes Part 15

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Non-profit organization HIP Housing provides affordable housing in San Mateo County…

Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

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A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday, potentially ushering in a wave of…