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  • Twitter user sparks social media storm by mocking female parking bays

    Bolton Council introduced the 'ladies only' bays in 2002 at the town's Bow Street car park - but Twitter user Josh Woogs found them amusing saying 'I can't believe what I'm seeing'.

    Mail Online
  • Meghan Markle pregnant: Brexit baby? Twitter erupts with speculation about due date

    Kensington Palace revealed Prince Harry and Meghan are due to have their first child in spring 2019 - around the time Britain is set to leave the European Union on March 29.

    Mail Online
  • Meghan Markle, Prince Harry announce pregnancy

    Duchess Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first child. Kensington Palace announced the news on Twitter early Monday. Markle is about 12 weeks pregnant, according to the palace, and is due in the spring. The couple, officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, is currently on a...

    ABC News
  • Meghan Markle, Prince Harry announce pregnancy

    Duchess Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first child. Kensington Palace announced the news on Twitter early Monday. Markle is about 12 weeks pregnant, according to the palace, and is due in the spring. The couple, officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, is currently on a...

    ABC News
  • SF mayor to appoint school board member, sources say

    Just three weeks before the November election, Mayor London Breed is expected to fill a vacancy on the San Francisco school board with one of the candidates she endorsed for the job. Sources close to the mayor's office say Breed will appoint school social worker Faauuga Moliga to the board at a Monday morning news conference. Superintendent Vince Matthews confirmed the mayor's office contacted the district over the weekend about finding a location for an unspecified announcement Monday morning....

    SFGate
  • Fremont Street to reopen Monday after Transbay Transit Center fixes

    San Francisco commuters will get a beginning-of-the-work-week gift Monday when the portion of Fremont Street that passes under the damaged Transbay Transit Center will open to traffic, Transbay officials said Sunday. The opening of Fremont, between Howard and Mission streets, comes nearly three weeks after cracks were found in steel beams above the motorway. The street was originally supposed to open on Friday, but officials ordered a delay while workers bolstered the structure below the two...

    SFGate
  • Deputy in high-speed chase crashes car into Bodega Bay home, setting it on fire

    A high-speed chase in Bodega Bay early Sunday morning ended with a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy crashing his car into a home on Highway 1, causing the vehicle and home to ignite in flames. The crash and fire occurred just after 5 a.m. near Smith Brothers Road, according to the California Highway Patrol. It shut down traffic on the picturesque coastal highway for part of the morning. The deputy was chasing someone who he believed was involved in recent thefts in the area. The motorist was...

    SFGate
  • 10-year-old San Francisco boy finishes 50 5K runs in 50 days for charity

    Many 10-year-olds spend their days playing, riding bikes or sneaking as much screen time as possible. Niall McDermott spent part of his past 50 days running. Sunday at San Francisco's Crissy Field, Niall completed his 50th 5-kilometer run in 50 days, a challenge he used to raise more than $4,000 to research lung cancer, which his grandfather in Maryland is battling. Niall has a mild-mannered nature and appearance.. He wears glasses with black frames, has a full head of wavy brown hair and speaks...

    SFGate
  • President Trump tweeted that Princess Eugenie has been 'through so much'

    He did not congratulate Meghan Markle and Prince Harry following their wedding

    www.independent.co.uk
  • London stalling: Carr, Raiders battered in 27-3 loss to Seahawks

    LONDON - The first half of Sunday's game at Wembley Stadium couldn't have played out much worse for the Raiders. They saw Amari Cooper leave the game after a high hit by Seahawks safety Bradley McDougald that wasn't flagged. They saw Derek Carr get sacked twice and hounded constantly behind a battered offensive line down to its third-string left guard. They failed to score against a Seattle defense coordinated by Ken Norton Jr., whom Oakland fired last November. And then the second half got...

    SFGate
  • Raiders’ Jon Feliciano gets another start with LG Kelechi Osemele (knee) inactive

    LONDON - Left guard Kelechi Osemele made the trip to London with the Raiders but will miss a second consecutive game with a knee injury. That was expected after Gruden said Osemele's knee hadn't improved much by mid-week. The Raiders will have Jon Feliciano starting again at left guard against the Seattle Seahawks. Feliciano drew mostly positive reviews for his start against the Chargers last weekend but had a costly false start penalty in the red zone. The left side of the offensive line...

    SFGate
  • President Donald Trump Tweetstorm – The Sunday Edition

    President Donald Trump was up and at ’em this morning, firing off two tweets in the early going after a quick trip to Kentucky for another Make America Great Again rally last night. As usual, the Commander-in-Tweets public messages were a mix of praise and condemnation. Praise went out to Tucker Carlson last night for his book, Ship of Fools, which debuted at the top of the New York Times best-seller list for non-fiction print and e-books. The President also found time to…

    Deadline
  • Elon Musk Files Trademark Application for 'Teslaquila' Tequila

    Elon Musk is going all George Clooney/Rande Gerber ... at least it seems that way because he appears to be serious about getting into the tequila game. Musk has filed legal docs to develop a Tesla-brand tequila. This started as an April Fools joke…

    TMZ
  • Truly, madly, tweetly: Tanya Gold’s other life online

    Journalist Tanya Gold has had a serious Facebook and Twitter habit for years. As she scrolls down through thousands of old posts, what does she discover about herself? There is a photograph of me, on Twitter, with Jimmy Savile. I put my name into Twitter, searching idly, and there it is. The photo was taken about 10 years ago. We are at his flat in Leeds. He is in an executive chair, expansive, talking rubbish. I am on the sofa, much younger and thinner, with my “interested” face on. I wore my...

    the Guardian
  • Cal’s bowl chances look slim after 37-7 loss to UCLA

    Cal came into the season with an optimistic goal of earning a bowl berth for just the second time in seven years. Now, achieving that goal would take something downright magical. After Saturday's 37-7 loss to UCLA in front of a homecoming crowd of 45,889 at Memorial Stadium, the Bears will need to win three of their final six games to earn bowl eligibility. They'll likely be favored in just one of those contests, and three of them will be on the road, where they haven't won as Pac-12 visitors in...

    SFGate
  • Most of President Trump's followers on Twitter are fake though Barack Obama is not far behind

    President Donald Trump uses Twitter as his favorite medium to get his message out, though it appears most of his audience there doesn’t really exist.

    Mail Online
  • Kanye West Is Back On Twitter Talking About Mind Control

    Days after his White House play date with Donald Trump and over two weeks after his Saturday Night Live MAGA sermon, Kanye West has decided to return to Twitter after a brief hiatus to talk about…mind control. In a series of videos — the first of which seem like a dad figuring out how to use his camera phone for the first time —  West talks about a myriad of things including mind control “You know when people try to influence you through social media and try to tell you…

    Deadline
  • Kanye West Returns to Twitter with Live Video Rant About 'Mind Control'

    Kanye West took a break from family time in Africa to get in touch with the world via social media once again, and his purpose was to speak out against mind control ... and oddly, social media. Ye returned to Twitter Saturday afternoon after…

    TMZ