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Minnesota Senate Bill

SF 40

Alternative teacher preparation program and limited-term teacher license establishment

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  • McNabb joins Eagles players for workout (profootballtalk.nbcsports.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    McNabb in SF or Arizona both make a lot of sense. Arizona is going to be desperate to work out a trade. What was left out of my comment was per CSN Philly McNabb is in town for a few days for the dedication of the McNabb Family Neo-Natal IC Care Unit ...
    ProFootballTalk
  • Why George Clooney Will Never Have Kids (blogs.babble.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • 2011 NBA Mock Draft: All 60 Picks with Jimmer Fredette Landing on Phoenix Suns (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    Minnesota needs a 2-guard next to Ricky Rubio to open up the floor and take the pressure off. Even if Brooks shoots it a little too much, his scoring will be key for the Wolves if they want Rubio, Derrick Williams and Kevin Love to evolve. ...
    Bleacher Report
  • Twins open with 8 hits, rout SF Giants 9-2 (sfgate.com)
    Jun 22, 2011
    Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants looks on after giving up eight runs in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins during an MLB game at AT&T Park on June 21, 2011 in San Francisco, California. -- Not many baseball games are decided ...
    San Francisco Chronicle
  • NBA Mock Draft version 2: Sixers get some energy (csnphilly.com)
    Jun 21, 2011
    Milwaukee Bucks - Kawhi Leonard (6-7, 225, SF, San Diego St.) Leonard is a good fit for the Bucks here. His specialties are rebounding and defense, and Milwaukee emphasized both last season (although scoring was an issue – they were dead last in the ...
    Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
  • Bollywood Star Aishwarya Rai is Expecting! (blogs.babble.com)
    Jun 21, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • Get Nicole Richie's Shoes for 40% Off! Gilt Sale on House of Harlow 1960 (blogs.babble.com)
    Jun 21, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • NBA Mock Draft version 2: Sixers get some energy (csnphilly.com)
    Jun 20, 2011
    Milwaukee Bucks - Kawhi Leonard (6-7, 225, SF, San Diego St.) Leonard is a good fit for the Bucks here. His specialties are rebounding and defense, and Milwaukee emphasized both last season (although scoring was an issue – they were dead last in the ...
    Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
  • 2011 NBA Mock Draft: The Most Logical Picks for Each Team (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 18, 2011
    The Cavs are most likely to use their top pick on Duke point guard Kyrie Irving, but Williams is a better fit for the Cavs' current roster, who are lacking at the SF position after the departure of LeBron James. With Baron Davis and Ramon Sessions ...
    Bleacher Report
  • Interesting, ESPN Best in Sports Annual Article #9 (pinstripealley.com)
    Jun 17, 2011
    SF Giants 34. St. Louis Cardinals 38. Patriots 40. Celtics 44. Heat 50. Devils 51. Eagles 56. Lakers 65. Cavaliers 68. Canadiens 72. Bruins 75. Yankees 76. Jets 79. Red Sox 81. NY Giants 85. NY Rangers 96. Chargers 99. Dodgers 100. Nets 101. ...
    Pinstripe Alley
  • Nia Long is Pregnant: Who Is the Baby Daddy? (blogs.babble.com)
    Jun 15, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • Cheapflights.com Supports Gay & Lesbian Pride Month (sys-con.com)
    Jun 14, 2011
    San Francisco mourned after his assassination in 1978, and continues to revere Milk as an icon for the city and the gay rights movement. Search and compare cheap flights to San Francisco to check out SF Pride 2011 on June 25 and 26. ...
    SYS-CON Media (press release)
  • Carolina Mudcats (newsobserver.com)
    Jun 12, 2011
    SF--Ridling. The San Diego Padres are expected to place starting right-handed pitchers Aaron Harang and Dustin Moseley on the 15-day disabled list within the next two days. Prince Fielder's two-run homer highlighted a four-run sixth inning, ...
    News & Observer
  • Cleveland Cavaliers to select Kyrie Irving first in NBA Draft (sbrforum.com)
    Jun 10, 2011
    2 - Derrick Williams, SF, Arizona (Minnesota Timberwolves, 17-65): It was the Timberwolves that ended up with the worst record in the NBA, and they will take whoever drops down to them between Irving and Williams. Now we realize that Minnesota already ...
    SBR Forum
  • “Los 3000 hits de Derek Jeter” (elreporterodelacomunidad.com)
    Jun 5, 2011
    Y puros caballos: Ty Cobb-Detroit, Stan Musial-San Luis, Willie Mays-SF, Carl Ripken-Baltimore, Roberto Clemente-Pittsburgh, Pete Rose-Cincinnati y más). El hecho es que para antes que se lleve a cabo el juego de las estrellas en Phoenix estamos ...
    El reportero de la comunidad
  • Kelly Ripa Finds New Perspective On Parenting After Turning 40 (blogs.babble.com)
    Jun 5, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • “Los 3000 hits de Derek Jeter” (canalsonora.com)
    Jun 4, 2011
    Y puros caballos: Ty Cobb-Detroit, Stan Musial-San Luis, Willie Mays-SF, Carl Ripken-Baltimore, Roberto Clemente-Pittsburgh, Pete Rose-Cincinnati y más). El hecho es que para antes que se lleve a cabo el juego de las estrellas en Phoenix estamos ...
    CanalSonora.com
  • Buy Ashiana Housing; target of Rs 175: Sushil Finance (moneycontrol.com)
    Jun 2, 2011
    “The company's Realization for the quarter has decreased by 7% YoY while increased by 2.6% QoQ to Rs.2005/SF. Quarterly variations are due to varying weights of different projects in different quarters. Ashiana's Operating Profit is up by 3.2% YoY to ...
    Moneycontrol.com
  • SF sheriff wants to use new immigration policy (cbsnews.com)
    May 31, 2011
    In San Francisco County, ICE has taken custody of 731 deportable immigrants since Secure Communities began in June 2010, Kice said. Nearly 40 percent had prior criminal convictions for felonies or multiple misdemeanors, she added. ...
    CBS News
  • SF Sheriff Adheres to 'Sanctuary City' Law, Flouts Secure Communities (latino.foxnews.com)
    May 31, 2011
    In San Francisco County, ICE has taken custody of 731 deportable immigrants since Secure Communities began in June 2010, Kice said. Nearly 40 percent had prior criminal convictions for felonies or multiple misdemeanors, she added. ...
    Fox News
  • “Reasonable” late-term abortion, abortion funding and cloning bills vetoed by ... (lifesitenews.com)
    May 27, 2011
    A second-abortion related bill (SF 103 / HF 201) vetoed by Dayton was a ban on taxpayer funded abortion, which would have responded to the Minnesota Supreme Court's 1995 Doe v. Gomez ruling that required the state to pay for elective abortions of poor ...
    Lifesite
  • Fitch Downgrades GECMC 2005-C2; Affirms Investment-Grade Classes (fiercefinance.com)
    May 27, 2011
    The third-largest contributor to modeled losses is a $17.7 million loan (1.4%) collateralized by a 176904-sf retail center located in Roseville, MN. The property suffered a decline in occupancy to approximately 55% (as of May 2011) following the ...
    FierceFinance
  • Posey's Loss Hurts, but Truth Hurts More: Sabean's Decisions Haunting Giants (bleacherreport.com)
    May 26, 2011
    From a blog named "ThankYouBrianSabean": ON NOVEMBER 14, 2003, THE MINNESOTA TWINS TRADED AJ PIERZYNSKI TO THE SF GIANTS FOR JOE NATHAN, FRANCISCO LIRIANO, AND BOOF BONSER. TWINS FANS EVERYWHERE WOULD LIKE TO THANK BRIAN SABEAN. ...
    Bleacher Report
  • 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Every Teams' 1st-Round Picks, Can Cleveland Land Two Stars? (bleacherreport.com)
    May 26, 2011
    2: Derrick Williams, SF/PF, Arizona to the Minnesota Timberwolves The Timberwolves are in a tight spot with the second pick in the draft. They have needs, but the best player on the board does not fit that need. Kevin Love is the foundation for the ...
    Bleacher Report
  • 6 Hottest Moms Over 40! What Hot Mamas Made the List? (Photos) (blogs.babble.com)
    May 26, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • Here are 32 bills Dayton did sign (minnpost.com)
    May 25, 2011
    The bill exempts the expansion from laws requiring an additional public interest review to be conducted by the Minnesota Department of Health. The bill passed the Legislature with broad, bipartisan support. Chapter 52, HF 895/SF 590, ...
    MinnPost.com
  • Celeb Dad We Love: Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts (blogs.babble.com)
    May 24, 2011
    Sunny Chanel resides in San Francisco with her husband, daughter, beagle and a tarantula named Lulu. She has strung words together for the SF Weekly, Bust, and Jane among others and currently writes for Babble's Famecrawler and Strollerderby blog. ...
    Babble (blog)
  • Sunday Scoreboard (argusleader.com)
    May 23, 2011
    DP-Lincoln 1, SF 1. Mesa St. (Colo.) 7, Minnesota St. 4 (Minnesota St. eliminated) Men's top 3 - Luke Watson (State College, Pa.) 2:22:50; Jerry Faulkner (Edmond, Okla.) 2:24:12; Hilary Cheruiyot (Coon Rapids, Minn.) 2:24:31. Top area men - 10. ...
    Sioux Falls Argus Leader
  • Stop 'n' shop at an art fair (sfgate.com)
    May 22, 2011
    A rainy day last week was revved up by lunch at the new Piccino at Minnesota and 22nd, where moviemaking Kaufmans, Peter and Phil, whose "Hemingway & Gellhorn" was shot nearby, were chowing down, too. The Yellow Building (a stable dating to the 1840s) ...
    San Francisco Chronicle
  • What kind of team to you dream of for 2011-12? (slcdunk.com)
    May 20, 2011
    (I am Yucca Man, after all, and I must always extol my favorite PF/SF) Well, here's the jist of what I think. I'm attempting analysis. I'm attempting logic. Not my strongest points, I know. Not generally what anyone reads me for. ...
    SLC Dunk
  • 2011 NBA Draft Combine: Day 2 Athletic Tests, Measurement Notes and Analysis (bleacherreport.com)
    May 20, 2011
    The concerns about size for position should likely be less of an issue from here on out, but it will be a focus if he plays at the SF, PF, or both. Kawhi Leonard recorded the biggest set of hands in the Draft with 9.8” in length and a width of 11.3”. ...
    Bleacher Report
  • Minnesota Gov. Dayton Gets 20-Week Abortion, Tax-Funding Ban (lifenews.com)
    May 20, 2011
    The Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, SF 649 and HF 936, would prohibit abortions after the point in pregnancy at which an unborn child can feel pain, which medical evidence demonstrates is conservatively at 20 weeks from conception. ...
    LifeNews.com
  • The Safety of Cervical Manipulation: Putting Stroke Risk in Perspective, Part 1 (dynamicchiropractic.com)
    May 18, 2011
    Foye PM, Najar MP, Camme A Jr, Stitik TP, DePrince ML, Nadler SF, Chen B. Prospective study of pain, dizziness, and central nervous system blood blow in cervical extension: vascular correlations to beauty parlor stroke syndrome and salon sink ...
    Dynamic Chiropractic
  • 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Definitive Full Two-Round Post-Draft Lottery Order Edition (bleacherreport.com)
    May 17, 2011
    He can be a 20-plus PPG scorer while hovering in the high 40-percent range. 2. Minnesota Timberwolves: Trade, but If Not, Soph. SF/PF Derrick Williams Williams is the second-best proven commodity right now, so the T-Wolves can go with what they know, ...
    Bleacher Report
  • Abortion-related bills approved by Minnesota Senate (nationalrighttolifenews.org)
    May 16, 2011
    The ban on taxpayer funding of abortion passed the Senate today on a 40-26 vote. SF 103 / HF 201, authored by Sen. Dave Thompson (R) and Rep. Peggy Scott (R), would prohibit taxpayer funding of abortion. The ban was approved by a vote of 80-44 in the ...
    National Right to Life News

Bing News

  • Twitter founder's home demolition plans a trending topic for neighbours (guardian.co.uk)
    Aug 9, 2012
    Earlier this year Williams, 40, and his wife Sara revealed plans to demolish the ... for numerous future demolitions that will alter the character of our beloved SF Neighborhoods," one group, Friends of Parnassus Heights, wrote to the real ...
    The Guardian
  • Golden Nuggets: Kyle Williams Ejected From Practice, More on Crabtree (ninersnation.com)
    Aug 9, 2012
    not Minnesota freezing but Australia freezing ... Also of note is that Demarcus Dobbs has changed his number to 40 so that he doesn't have to report every play that he comes in on TE. It appears that, not only is he making the team, but he's ...
    Niners Nation
  • If you want my advice (sfbg.com)
    Aug 8, 2012
    SFBG: What kinds of issues are older workers facing in terms of getting new jobs? MN: It's very tough to convince an employer that a 40-year old with no experience is better than a 25-year old with experience. In this job market, the employer ...
    San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • Twins 7, Indians 5 (mercurynews.com)
    Aug 8, 2012
    LOB—Minnesota 13, Cleveland 10. 2B—Span (29), Doumit 2 (24), Dozier (11), C.Santana (20), Kotchman (11). HR—Duncan (10). SB—Mastroianni (13), As.Cabrera (5), Brantley (12). S—Kipnis. SF—Nishioka ... T—3:40. A—14,813 (43,429).
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Last Call at the Vapor Room (counterpunch.org)
    Aug 7, 2012
    Among the 40 people saying goodbye Tuesday evening were some friends ... Flashback: The Institute of Medicine Investigates the SF Cannabis Buyers Club Some influential figures in the medical establishment had been embarrassed by the Dec. 30 ...
    Counter Punch
  • Value Retailers in G20 to 2016: Market Guide (kionrightnow.com)
    Aug 7, 2012
    Australia Value Retailers Sales (USD mn), by Channel, 2006-2011 Table 40: Australia Value Retailers Sales Forecast (USD mn), by Channel, 2011-2016 Table 41: Australia Value Retailers Segmentation (% value), by Channel, 2006-2016 Table 42: Australia Value ...
    KIONrightnow.com
  • Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in G20 to 2016: Market Guide (kionrightnow.com)
    Aug 7, 2012
    Australia Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (USD mn), by Channel Group, 2006-2011 Table 40: Australia Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (USD mn), by Channel Group, 2011-2016 Table 41: Australia Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail ...
    KIONrightnow.com
  • San Francisco 49ers' revamped offense is work in progress (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 6, 2012
    The 40.7 touchdown-conversion rate ranked third-worst in the league ... The 49ers open up preseason play Friday against the Minnesota Vikings at Candlestick Park. What the 49ers might have to do going forward is to dial back their defense so the offense ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • A's Acquire Neshek; Taylor, Norris Promoted (sfgiants.scout.com)
    Aug 3, 2012
    The A's added Neshek and Straily to their 40-man roster, which is now full ... Neshek has spent parts of five previous seasons in the major leagues with the Minnesota Twins and the San Diego Padres. He has a career 3.21 ERA with 171 strike-outs in 154.1 ...
    Scout.com
  • Russia edges Brazil 75-74 in Olympic men's hoops (stats.sfgate.com)
    Aug 2, 2012
    Shved, headed to the Minnesota Timberwolves along with Kirilenko ... gave the Brazilians a 66-65 edge with 3:40 to play. Taylor and Barbosa followed with baskets in the lane, extending the lead to 70-65 with 2:25 remaining.
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NFL Season: Randy Moss Can Define His Legacy with the San Francisco 49ers (bleacherreport.com)
    Aug 2, 2012
    There were the complications that led him to getting dismissed from the Florida State Seminoles despite his ridiculous 4.25 40-yard dash ... Incredibly, he fell to the No. 21 overall pick as the Minnesota Vikings enthusiastically snapped up the dynamo.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Post-Deadline deals tougher to make but valuable (sanfrancisco.giants.mlb.com)
    Aug 1, 2012
    After the July 31 Deadline, any player on a 40-man roster must clear revocable Major League ... as the Giants went on to win their first World Series championship in San Francisco. Even with his postseason heroics and a big fan following in ...
    San Francisco Giants
  • Dempster to Texas, Victorino to LAD, Pence to SF (kstp.com)
    Jul 31, 2012
    Now I’m going a different way." Victorino, nicknamed the Flyin’ Hawaiian, is batting .261 with nine homers, 40 RBIs and 24 steals. He helped the Phillies win five straight NL East titles and the 2008 World Series championship. "Mahalo to the (at ...
    KSTP
  • Rediscovered Headstones Hold Clues To Calif. Quake (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 31, 2012
    The Gilliam Cemetery, which lies 60 miles north of San Francisco, appears to be gaining residents lately ... "I ran around and chased gophers," she recalls. Powers believes about 40 of her relatives are buried in the cemetery. But until Pires started ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Chick-Fil-A protest could boomerang (miamiherald.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    Closest #ChickFilA to San Francisco is 40 miles away & I strongly recommend that they ... Pillsbury pastries and Green Giant vegetables (owner General Mills is opposing a Minnesota constituional amendment that would outlaw gay marriage).
    Miami Herald
  • Chick-Fil-A protest could boomerang (miamiherald.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    Closest #ChickFilA to San Francisco is 40 miles away & I strongly recommend that they ... Pillsbury pastries and Green Giant vegetables (owner General Mills is opposing a Minnesota constituional amendment that would outlaw gay marriage).
    Miami Herald
  • Bay Area Scientologists Rededicate Ideal Church of Los Gatos (news.yahoo.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    On Saturday, July 28, fifteen hundred Scientologists from across the San Francisco Bay Area gathered to rededicate ... rededication we look forward to serving this city for another forty years.” Church Executive Director Ms. Lynn Hoffman spoke to the ...
    YAHOO!
  • Minnesota Vikings rookie Harrison Smith hopes limited hitting doesn't delay progress (proxy.espn.go.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    Without lunging his body into receivers, what can Smith do before the Aug. 10 preseason opener at San Francisco to get an edge over ... Kalil is the unquestioned starter at left tackle, Minnesota apparently needs to see Smith take ownership ...
    ESPN
  • 46 percent of Iowa corn in “poor to very poor” condition (blogs.desmoinesregister.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    Minnesota, which has received the most ample rains in the ... which would be more than 20 bushels per acre less than last year and 40 bushels per acre in 2010. Doane Agricultural Services raised eyebrows last week when after an inspection ...
    Des Moines Register
  • Giants try to bounce back versus Mets (kimt.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    The San Francisco Giants only have themselves to blame for losing ... First-year major leaguer Jeremy Hefner draws the start for New York tonight and he sports a 1-4 record with a 5.40 ERA in 13 games (4 starts). Hefner, a right-hander, is filling in ...
    KIMT
  • Tech titans face off in court over iPhone, iPad (wctrib.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Two tech titans will square off in federal ... "I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple's $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong, I'm going to destroy Android, because ...
    West Central Tribune
  • Tech titans face off in court over iPhone, iPad (wctrib.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Two tech titans will square off in federal ... "I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple's $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong, I'm going to destroy Android, because ...
    West Central Tribune
  • Tech titans face off in court over iPhone, iPad (wctrib.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Two tech titans will square off in federal ... "I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple's $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong, I'm going to destroy Android, because ...
    West Central Tribune
  • US men rack up fouls, but easily defeat France (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jul 30, 2012
    But overall, we played a pretty good game for as close to 40 minutes as possible ... Love had one of his best games since making the U.S. team's roster. The Minnesota forward struggled during much of the team's exhibition tour before a breakout ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Tech titans face off in court over iPhone, iPad (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 29, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Two tech titans will square off in federal ... "I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple's $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong, I'm going to destroy Android, because ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Top 70 starters for Week 18 (fantasynews.cbssports.com)
    Jul 29, 2012
    For the purposes of this week's top 70, I have assumed Liriano will start Monday at Minnesota, the rest of the rotation will ... 24 Ben Sheets MIA (Zambrano) N/A 40 percent ground ball rate Sheets may be fortunate to have not allowed a home run yet ...
    CBS Sports
  • Top 70 starters for Week 18 (fantasynews.cbssports.com)
    Jul 29, 2012
    For the purposes of this week's top 70, I have assumed Liriano will start Monday at Minnesota, the rest of the rotation will ... 24 Ben Sheets MIA (Zambrano) N/A 40 percent ground ball rate Sheets may be fortunate to have not allowed a home run yet ...
    CBS Sports
  • Colorado suspect’s field of study was rarefied, rigorous (duluthnewstribune.com)
    Jul 29, 2012
    “I think my first student got away with a 40-hour week, though most students spend significantly more than that, probably 50 or 60. And some of them much more,” said Louis F. Reichardt, neuroscience program director at UC San Francisco.
    Duluth News Tribune
  • Minnesota Twins trade Francisco Liriano to White Sox (twincities.com)
    Jul 29, 2012
    Acquired with Joe Nathan and Boof Bonser in a 2003 trade that sent A.J. Pierzynski to San Francisco, Liriano posted a 50-52 record with a 4.33 earned-run average in parts of seven seasons with Minnesota ... room on the 40-man roster for Escobar ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Minnesota Twins trade Francisco Liriano to White Sox (twincities.com)
    Jul 29, 2012
    The Minnesota Twins traded enigmatic left-hander Francisco ... having been acquired in a 2003 trade that sent A.J. Pierzynski to San Francisco for Liriano, Joe Nathan and Boof Bonser. He was 12-3 with a 2.16 earned-run average as a rookie ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Minnesota Twins trade Francisco Liriano to White Sox (articles.orlandosentinel.com)
    Jul 28, 2012
    Acquired with Joe Nathan and Boof Bonser in a 2003 trade that sent A.J. Pierzynski to San Francisco, Liriano posted a 50-52 record with a 4.33 earned-run average in parts of seven seasons with Minnesota ... room on the 40-man roster for Escobar ...
    Orlando Sentinel
  • McKesson to pay $151M to settle drug-pricing suit (customwire.ap.org)
    Jul 27, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- McKesson Corp. will pay $151 million ... Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas ...
    Associated Press
  • McKesson to pay $151M to settle drug-pricing suit (customwire.ap.org)
    Jul 27, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- McKesson Corp. will pay $151 million ... Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas ...
    Associated Press
  • Training camp officially begins today for Vikings (piercecountyherald.com)
    Jul 27, 2012
    Around 90 players and 40 staff members reported to camp last night ... The first preseason game is August 10th at San Francisco. The Minnesota Vikings announced yesterday (Thursday) that they have signed their first round draft pick Matt ...
    Pierce County Herald
  • Twins put Swarzak on DL, bring up rookie Perdomo (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Twins have placed right-handed reliever Anthony ... To make room for Perdomo on the 40-man roster, right-hander Carl Pavano will be transferred to the 60-day disabled list. Pavano already has missed 52 days because ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Twitter briefly down across much of planet (wctrib.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    The San Francisco-based company acknowledged the problem ... He said Twitter was "completely down" for about 40 minutes before briefly recovering and becoming unavailable again at roughly 12:15 p.m. (1615 GMT). Service appeared to be getting ...
    West Central Tribune
  • Twitter briefly down across much of planet (wctrib.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    The San Francisco-based company acknowledged the problem ... He said Twitter was "completely down" for about 40 minutes before briefly recovering and becoming unavailable again at roughly 12:15 p.m. (1615 GMT). Service appeared to be getting ...
    West Central Tribune
  • NFL roundup: Vilma, Vitt tesify about bounty program (cbssports.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    The Minnesota Vikings signed offensive tackle Matt Kalil to ... Veteran offensive guard Leonard Davis signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers. Davis had a meet-and-greet with coach Jim Harbaugh in March but wasn't signed because of a foot ...
    CBS Sports
  • Power Rankings: Reds climb, Mets tumble, Yankees – Ichiro, anyway – take a bow (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    San Francisco Giants (55-43; Previous ... implore Will Smith to flashy-thing them. 28. Minnesota Twins (40-58; Previous: 25) – After awful start in Chicago, Twins find buyers somewhat leery, ya know? 29. Colorado Rockies (37-60; Previous: 29 ...
    YAHOO!
  • Some Deadline deals lead to titles; many don't (minnesota.twins.mlb.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    The Giants gave San Francisco its first World Series crown ... The Dodgers acquired the great right-hander Maddux, 40 years old, by sending shortstop Cesar Izturis to the Cubs. Abreu and Cory Lidle went to the Yankees from the Phillies for ...
    Minnesota Twins
  • Report: Four remain as finalists for head-coaching job (cbssports.com)
    Jul 26, 2012
    His best season was in 2005-2006 when he led the Bucks to a 40-42 record and ... round draft picks and SF Derrick Williams. The Trail Blazers refused to make a deal, although sources told ESPN.com that the Blazers believe Minnesota's offer sheet was ...
    CBS Sports
  • Moody's Affirms Ten and Downgrades Seven CMBS Classes of COMM 2006-C8 (finanzen.net)
    Jul 25, 2012
    The credit neutral Herf score is 40. The pool has a Herf of 35 ... by the borrower's interest in a 2.8 million SF enclosed super-regional shopping mall/entertainment complex located in Bloomington, Minnesota. The mall is anchored by Macy's, Nordstrom ...
    finanzen.net
  • Report: Blazers get Pavlovic in three-team deal (cbssports.com)
    Jul 25, 2012
    Lee averaged 11.4 points in 30.3 minutes per game last season and shot 40.1 percent ... round draft picks and SF Derrick Williams. The Trail Blazers refused to make a deal, although sources told ESPN.com that the Blazers believe Minnesota's offer sheet ...
    CBS Sports
  • A City Faces Its 'Berlin Wall': An Interstate Highway (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 24, 2012
    If the viaduct is torn down, Syracuse would join San Francisco and Milwaukee ... a low-rise public housing project in Syracuse. She moved there 40 years ago, when homes were still being ripped down to make room for the elevated highway.
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Yankees acquire outfielder Ichiro Suzuki (minnesota.twins.mlb.com)
    Jul 23, 2012
    Mitchell, 25, saw his first Major League action this season, making four relief appearances (4.2IP, 2ER) over two stints with the Yankees (April 29-May 4 and June 30-July 18). He spent a majority of the year with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre ...
    Minnesota Twins
  • Psst … betcha we've got Arizona's odds covered (usatoday.com)
    Jul 23, 2012
    Only Minnesota has greater odds (40-1). Cardinals winning the NFC West Caesars: The odds opened at 6-1 and now have risen to 7-1 behind San Francisco (1-3) and Seattle (4-1). MGM Grand: none. Caesars: The odds are 100-1. Miami is a 9-2 favorite.
    USA Today
  • Facebook Efforts on Advertising Face a Day of Judgment (nytimes.com)
    Jul 22, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO — In the race for digital advertising dollars ... Google has been in the advertising game longer and has roughly $40 billion in annual revenue from advertising — 10 times that of Facebook. Since the public offering, Wall ...
    New York Times
  • BC-AP Sports Digest (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Jul 22, 2012
    Chicago White Sox at Detroit, 1:05 p.m. Toronto at Boston, 1:35 p.m. Seattle at Tampa Bay, 1:40 p.m. Minnesota at Kansas City ... 1:35 p.m. Atlanta at Washington, 1:35 p.m. San Francisco at Philadelphia, 1:35 p.m. Chicago Cubs at St. Louis ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Minnesota at Kansas City (cbssports.com)
    Jul 22, 2012
    Cain drove in three runs, Alex Gordon had three hits and scored twice, and the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Saturday ... the main reasons we made the Melky Cabrera trade [to San Francisco] because we felt like Cain was ready to ...
    CBS Sports
  • Twins' Morneau out on paternity leave (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jul 21, 2012
    (AP) Justin Morneau was placed on the paternity list Saturday by the Minnesota Twins. Morneau left to be with ... 249 with 11 home runs and 40 RBIs in 73 games. The Twins recalled first baseman Chris Parmelee from Triple-A Rochester ahead ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • BC-BBO--Baseball Expanded Glance,0123, BBO (krgv.com)
    Jul 21, 2012
    Chicago White Sox (Sale 11-2) at Detroit (Porcello 6-5), 4:05 p.m. Texas (Darvish 10-6) at L.A. Angels (E.Santana 4-9), 4:05 p.m. Baltimore (Tillman 1-1) at Cleveland (McAllister 4-1), 7:05 p.m. Minnesota (Diamond 8-3) at Kansas City (Mendoza 3 ...
    KRGV.com
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (hosted2.ap.org)
    Jul 21, 2012
    Chicago White Sox (Sale 11-2) at Detroit (Porcello 6-5), 4:05 p.m. Texas (Darvish 10-6) at L.A. Angels (E.Santana 4-9), 4:05 p.m. Baltimore (Tillman 1-1) at Cleveland (McAllister 4-1), 7:05 p.m. Minnesota (Diamond 8-3) at Kansas City (Mendoza 3 ...
    Associated Press
  • Report: Blazers get Pavlovic in three-team deal (cbssports.com)
    Jul 21, 2012
    Lee averaged 11.4 points in 30.3 minutes per game last season and shot 40.1 percent ... round draft picks and SF Derrick Williams. The Trail Blazers refused to make a deal, although sources told ESPN.com that the Blazers believe Minnesota's offer sheet ...
    CBS Sports
  • MLB Rumors: Francisco Liriano on the Move Soon? Braves and Yankees Looking (rantsports.com)
    Jul 20, 2012
    It would seem that the Minnesota Twins are going to be conceding the season ... There is also a possibility that the San Francisco Giants could be interested in Liriano as an insurance policy in case Tim Lincecum doesn’t return to form.
    rantsports.com
  • Yankees LF Brett Gardner to have elbow surgery (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jul 20, 2012
    The left-handed Gardner was injured making a diving catch in a home game against the Minnesota Twins on April 17 ... 242 with 12 home runs and 40 RBIs as the regular left fielder for New York playing in Gardner's place. The 28-year-old Gardner ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Pitch and catch with ... Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Henry Blanco (azcentral.com)
    Jul 20, 2012
    Torii Hunter, when we were in Minnesota, is pretty funny, too. Kurt Manwaring, he used to be a catcher in San Francisco, is a funny guy ... At Chase Field, 6:40 p.m., Diamondbacks LHP Joe Saunders (4-6, 3.58) vs. Rockies Drew Pomeranz (1-4 ...
    AZCentral.com
  • MLive.com MLB Power Rankings, Week 14: Detroit Tigers jump up five spots, still trail red-hot Chicago White Sox (mlive.com)
    Jul 17, 2012
    San Francisco Giants (49-40), down one: San Francisco pulled off its first ... during a 3-10 stretch and its starters have been even worse with a 7.36 ERA. 25. Minnesota Twins (36-52), up two: Minnesota gave up 24 runs in three games to an ...
    MLive.com
  • Deciding On Truvada: Who Should Take HIV Prevention Pill? (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 17, 2012
    Couples like James Callahan and Kevin Kirk of San Francisco. "I'm positive and he's negative," Callahan ... At first he was wary of the idea. But 40 minutes into the discussion, he said something that surprised his partner. "That would make you sleep ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • FDA approves first pill to help prevent HIV (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 17, 2012
    vice president of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. But HIV experts have raised concerns that patients might not use the drug correctly. Dr. Tom Giordano of Baylor College of Medicine said Monday the drug must be taken every day to be effective ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (hosted2.ap.org)
    Jul 17, 2012
    L.A. Angels (Richards 2-1) at Detroit (Ja.Turner 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Toronto (Cecil 2-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 9-3), 7:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Humber 3-4) at Boston (Lester 5-6), 7:10 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 5-5) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore 5-6), 7 ...
    Associated Press
  • Running backs continue to rake in huge contracts (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 17, 2012
    Arguably, most surprising was that the trio of long-term contracts included deals for halfbacks Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens (five years, $40 million ... and Adrian Peterson (Minnesota) in belying the notion that tailback is becoming a fungible ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (al.com)
    Jul 17, 2012
    L.A. Angels (Richards 2-1) at Detroit (Ja.Turner 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Toronto (Cecil 2-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 9-3), 7:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Humber 3-4) at Boston (Lester 5-6), 7:10 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 5-5) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore 5-6), 7:10 p.m ...
    Birmingham News
  • 2013 NBA Mock Draft: Athletic Prospects Who Will Climb Draft Board (bleacherreport.com)
    Jul 17, 2012
    Brooklyn Nets: Adonis Thomas, SF, Memphis An outstanding finisher who can absorb contact and still get the bucket, Thomas is going to be a star this upcoming season for Memphis. He showed flashes of brilliance in his freshman season, and I expect the 40 ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Football favorite Roger Craig visits SouthPark Mall (qconline.com)
    Jul 16, 2012
    Roger Craig was born in Davenport, Iowa went to college at the University of Nebraska and joined the San Francisco 49ers in 1983. Craig is well-known for his distinctive high-knee running technique. Craig retired in 1993 with the Minnesota Vikings.
    Quad Cities Onlines
  • MLB roundup: Cubs survive deluge, beat Diamondbacks (thonline.com)
    Jul 14, 2012
    The game was delayed for 3 hours and 40 minutes. Soriano launched his 16th homer leading ... Giants 5, Astros 1-- At San Francisco: Madison Bumgarner pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Buster Posey homered and San Francisco beat Houston.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald
  • The Week in Commentary (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Jul 14, 2012
    "Minnesota Statute 609.36, contained in the Crimes Against ... Amy McInroy, Rosemount "Yay! To understand what SF/F fandom is, you have to have been an Outsider. You also have to have a sense of wonder, an appreciation for the odd, magical ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • This Date In Baseball (nj.com)
    Jul 13, 2012
    1967 — Eddie Mathews of the Astros hit his 500th home run off San Francisco's Juan Marichal at Candlestick ... Contreras (9-1) hadn't lost since dropping a 4-2 decision to Minnesota last Aug. 15. 2006 — Forty-one year-old Barry Bonds, the 41-year ...
    NJ.com
  • This Date In Baseball (buffalonews.com)
    Jul 13, 2012
    1967 - Eddie Mathews of the Astros hit his 500th home run off San Francisco's Juan Marichal at Candlestick ... Contreras (9-1) hadn't lost since dropping a 4-2 decision to Minnesota last Aug. 15. 2006 - Forty-one year-old Barry Bonds, the ...
    Buffalo News
  • Crunch Time (gloucestertimes.com)
    Jul 13, 2012
    San Francisco outfielder Melky Cabrera ... Dickey’s knuckleball R.A. Dickey, who is 12-1 with a 2.40 ERA for the New York Mets, has thrown his knuckleball 86.2 percent of the time this year at an average speed of 77 mph, according to fangraphs.com.
    Gloucester Daily Times
  • Power Rankings: Yanks take top spot from Rangers (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jul 12, 2012
    San Francisco Giants (46-40; Previous: 5) – In brief postgame ceremony ... Will continue to be Peter Sellers leading up to it. 25. Minnesota Twins (36-49; Previous: 27) – Twins positioning themselves for 2014 All-Star game, try to think of ways ...
    YAHOO!
  • Summer wine fun in the Bay Area (examiner.com)
    Jul 11, 2012
    On offer will be 7 wines, from sparkling and whites to light and full reds. Charcuterie and cheeses will also be served. Tasting will be from 5:30-7:30pm. Tickets are $40. 1005 Minnesota Street, San Francisco. 415-648-6133.
    Examiner
  • Josh Robinson and Chris Cook Will Improve the Minnesota Vikings Secondary (bleacherreport.com)
    Jul 11, 2012
    There are very few cornerbacks in the NFL who are 6'2", 200 lbs-plus and run a 4.46 40-yard dash time ... and I also expect Robinson to be a valuable cornerback, much like the San Francisco 49ers Chris Culliver, who was also a third-round cornerback ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Eight is enough: NL routs AL in All-Star game (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jul 11, 2012
    Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against ... Chipper Jones singled in his final All-Star at-bat at age 40 as the NL, under retired manager Tony La Russa, once again claimed home-field ...
    NBC Sports
  • More details on Josh Gordon’s Pro Day workout (profootballtalk.nbcsports.com)
    Jul 11, 2012
    Citing a league source, Rang reported that Gordon exhibited some stiffness during post-forty route-running drills ... Indianapolis Colts, San Francisco 49ers, New England Patriots, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, and Washington Redskins ...
    NBC Sports
  • Injured hiker saves rescuer hit by copter blades (kstp.com)
    Jul 10, 2012
    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO - When he broke his leg and needed to be evacuated ... He is hopeful Stanley will make a full recovery. Stanley, 40, was one of two officers called out to pick up Kilburn, who said he suffered his broken leg when his dog nudged him ...
    KSTP
  • Bills consider Josh Gordon as WR supplement (blogs.buffalonews.com)
    Jul 10, 2012
    Compared to NFL.com's data on prospects at this year's scouting combine, Gordon's 40 time ... Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Rams, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks ...
    Buffalo News (blog)
  • Verlander, Cain to start All-Star Game (msn.foxsports.com)
    Jul 10, 2012
    Verlander will oppose San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain ... his major league-leading fifth complete game of the season — was a victory over Minnesota on the Fourth of July. He will have five days of rest before throwing the first ...
    FOXSports.com
  • Verlander to pitch against Cain (www2.timesdispatch.com)
    Jul 10, 2012
    Detroit's Justin Verlander will start for the American League in tonight's All-Star Game against San Francisco's Matt Cain ... on five days' rest after throwing a four-hitter against Minnesota in his last start Wednesday.
    Richmond Times-Dispatch
  • Attorney says charge vs Vikings RB Peterson a lie (wsfa.com)
    Jul 9, 2012
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson was a victim ... 9-4 Brandon Crawford and Gregor Blanco hit three-run homers in the 11th inning and the San Francisco Giants recovered after blowing a two-run lead in the 10th to beat the Atlanta ...
    WSFA
  • Baseball brings its best to K.C. (theworldlink.com)
    Jul 9, 2012
    “Seeing what’s going on here, it’s fun to be a part of it,” pitcher A.J. Burnett said after improving to 10-2 as the Pirates routed the San Francisco Giants and ... Weaver pitched a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. Then Johan Santana threw ...
    World Link
  • Buster Posey is back and better than ever (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 8, 2012
    As a rookie, Buster Posey drew headlines like, “Too Good to Be True,” along with comparisons to one of the best hitters in the game, Minnesota Twins’ catcher ... His first hit was a home run and in 40 at-bats, he put up a more than respectable
    San Francisco Examiner
  • A Look at Baseball’s First Half (bats.blogs.nytimes.com)
    Jul 8, 2012
    MAY 2 Jered Weaver, Los Angeles Angels, pitches a no-hitter against Minnesota. MAY 6 Albert Pujols ... JUNE 13 Matt Cain, San Francisco pitches the 22nd perfect game in history, against Houston. JUNE 18 R. A. Dickey, Mets, becomes the first ...
    New York Times Blogs
  • Rangers' Hamilton day-to-day after early exit (sfgate.com)
    Jul 7, 2012
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton is day-to-day after leaving a game against the Minnesota Twins with lower back spasms. The leading vote-getter for the All-Star game was seen on television replays reaching for his back after making a ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • California Senate approves billions of dollars for first high-speed rail line in US (duluthnewstribune.com)
    Jul 7, 2012
    California lawmakers approved billions of dollars Friday in construction financing for the initial segment of the nation's first dedicated high-speed rail line connecting Los Angeles and San Francisco ... Democrats in the 40-member Senate ...
    Duluth News Tribune
  • California Senate approves billions of dollars for first high-speed rail line in US (duluthnewstribune.com)
    Jul 6, 2012
    California lawmakers approved billions of dollars Friday in construction financing for the initial segment of what would be the nation's first dedicated high-speed rail line connecting Los Angeles and San Francisco ... in the 40-member Senate ...
    Duluth News Tribune
  • Wolves bring Roy aboard, hope to add Batum (mercurynews.com)
    Jul 6, 2012
    27.9 minutes and shot 40 percent from the field. Roy also was being courted by Chicago, Indiana, Cleveland, Dallas and Golden State, but ultimately chose Minnesota, where he'll be relied upon to provide a veteran presence on a very young team ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (hosted2.ap.org)
    Jul 6, 2012
    Kansas City (J.Sanchez 1-4) at Detroit (Smyly 3-3), 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Cobb 3-5) at Cleveland (Masterson 5-7), 7:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 8-7) at Boston (Beckett 4-7), 7:10 p.m. Minnesota (Liriano 2-7) at Texas (M.Perez 1-0), 8:05 p.m ...
    Associated Press
  • Flyers miss out on major free-agent action (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jul 5, 2012
    The Flyers did submit offers to Parise and Suter, the top two available free agents on the market, only to see the pair sign with the Minnesota Wild in one of ... Parise and Suter first and put the 40-year-old former league MVP on the backburner ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Strategist behind Proposition 8 is loved, feared (sfgate.com)
    Jul 4, 2012
    The nationally lauded Sacramento strategist masterminded California's Proposition 8 and is guiding every similar ballot campaign to ban same-sex marriage, including measures before voters this fall in Washington, Maine, Minnesota and Maryland. To Brian ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Back and better than ever (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 4, 2012
    As a rookie, Buster Posey drew headlines like, “Too Good to Be True,” along with comparisons to one of the best hitters in the game, Minnesota Twins’ catcher ... His first hit was a home run and in 40 at-bats, he put up a more than respectable
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minnesota Wild land Zach Parise and Ryan Suter (examiner.com)
    Jul 4, 2012
    In a fairly significant coup, the Minnesota Wild have signed both Parise and Suter ... upcoming season and winnowing down to $1 per season once they are approaching 40. In the end, I think it is better to overpay for great players than to overpay for ...
    Examiner
  • San Francisco Giants at Washington… (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    The early portions of the season bring promise but at this point anything can still happen. The highlight of the day will be when the San Francisco Giants visit the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park located in Washington, D.C. Madison Bumgarner (10-4 ...
    YAHOO!
  • Can Companies Manufacture in the USA and Still Be Able to Give Back? (valleynewslive.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO, July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CauseURGood is a ... Authorities did not immediately identify the pilot of the plane that crashed east of Manvel on Monday Bemidji, Minnesota, is advising emergency travel only because of extensive storm damage.
    valleynewslive.com
  • Selig: Giants' All-Star vote domination is OK (wbaltv.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    Selig cited the 40 million All-Star votes cast and the fact the Giants ... and the fact Sandoval is an All-Star might have been a reason NL manager Tony La Russa didn't pick another San Francisco pitcher, either Madison Bumgarner or Ryan Vogelsong.
    Wbaltv.com
  • Moustakas' monster night (fantasysource.sportingnews.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    Detroit's Austin Jackson should continue the hot hitting against Minnesota's Nick Blackburn ... and at most cancellations for five games, including SF-WAS (30 percent), LAA-CLE (40 percent), MIN-DET (40 percent), HOU-PIT (40 perent) and CHC ...
    Sporting News
  • Obituary: Mary Brower (dglobe.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    They first resided in Sibley, Iowa, then in Worthington, MN for 25 years ... and dozens of students both young and old, for over 40 years, while living in Worthington and San Francisco. Mary had a beautiful contralto voice, performing as ...
    Worthington Daily Globe
  • Lynden International opens new office in San Francisco (valleynewslive.com)
    Jun 29, 2012
    SEATTLE, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, opened a new service center in San Francisco this month ... Bemidji, Minnesota, is advising emergency travel only because of extensive ...
    valleynewslive.com
  • Giants punish Reds, extend shutout streak to four (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 29, 2012
    (Reuters) - The San Francisco Giants took over top spot in the National ... The result allowed Pittsburgh (40-35) and St. Louis (40-36) to creep closer to the top of the NL Central standings. The Giants broke out to a 2-0 lead in the first ...
    NBC Sports
  • Giants punish Reds, extend shutout streak to 4 (guardian.co.uk)
    Jun 29, 2012
    June 28 (Reuters) - The San Francisco Giants took over top spot in the National ... The result allowed Pittsburgh (40-35) and St. Louis (40-36) to creep closer to the top of the NL Central standings. The Giants broke out to a 2-0 lead in the ...
    The Guardian
  • 'Huge Dodgers fan' feared drowned is prison guard (sfgate.com)
    Jun 29, 2012
    40 p.m., police said. The friend looked down at his phone to write a text message and when he looked up, Murillo was nowhere to be seen. The friend believes he fell into the water. A joint search by San Francisco police and fire boats and a Coast Guard ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • NBA mock draft 2012: Projecting the full two rounds (aol.sportingnews.com)
    Jun 28, 2012
    40. Portland Trail Blazers ... Solid, 21-year-old playmaker. 58. Minnesota Timberwolves. Tomislav Zubcic, SF, Croatia. At 6-11, an intriguing prospect on the wing. 59. San Antonio Spurs. Tornike Shengelia, SF, Georgia. Would be a very Spurs ...
    Sporting News
  • Weaver returns from DL, beats Giants 6-0 (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 27, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco's only hits off Weaver were two-out singles by ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • San Francisco International Wine Competition Announces Its 32nd Annual Results (valleynewslive.com)
    Jun 27, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A record number ... That forced the Red One person has died, another injured, and more than 40 without homes after an apartment fire in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. ND Man Dies In Fall From MN Cell Tower ND Man ...
    valleynewslive.com
  • NBA mock draft 2012: Projecting the full two rounds (aol.sportingnews.com)
    Jun 26, 2012
    40. Portland Trail Blazers ... Solid, 21-year-old playmaker. 58. Minnesota Timberwolves. Tomislav Zubcic, SF, Croatia. At 6-11, an intriguing prospect on the wing. 59. San Antonio Spurs. Tornike Shengelia, SF, Georgia. Would be a very Spurs ...
    Sporting News
  • Wolves trade 18th pick for Budinger (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jun 26, 2012
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves were in the market for a capable ... He averaged 9.6 points, 3.7 rebounds and shot 40.2 percent from 3-point range in his third season with the Rockets. The former second-round pick out of Arizona ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • MLive.com MLB Power Rankings, Week 12: Detroit Tigers remain idle, Texas Rangers retake top spot (mlive.com)
    Jun 26, 2012
    8. Cincinnati Reds (39-32), same: The NL Central-leading Reds won Monday night for only the second time in seven games after losing five out of six to Cleveland and Minnesota. 9. San Francisco Giants (40-33), same: The Giants pulled within two ...
    MLive.com
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft from MLive: Detroit Pistons could eye point guard in second round (mlive.com)
    Jun 25, 2012
    Detroit – Scott Machado, PG, Iona 40. Portland (From Minnesota ... Brooklyn (From Miami, as part of the Chris Quinn trade) – Hollis Thompson, SF, Georgetown 58. Minnesota (From Oklahoma City, as part of the Lazar Hayward trade) – Henry ...
    MLive.com
  • Minnesota Vikings All Time Greatest Team Tournament, Game 5 (dailynorseman.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    First up is the almost legendary '40 for 60' 1969 NFL Champions ... AC had the ability to take over games, and the San Francisco playoff game was his coming out party to the NFL. '87 was the first of three straight Pro Bowls, and he was on ...
    Daily Norseman
  • Thousands march for gay pride in San Francisco (winonadailynews.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    Revelers with balloons create a human rainbow during San Francisco's 42nd annual Gay Pride Parade on Sunday, June 24, 2012. The sidewalks of downtown San Francisco were crowded with colorful revelers on Sunday as the city marked its 42nd year celebrating ...
    Winona Daily News
  • Santa Clara County suddenly pulls $30 million in tax funds from San Francisco 49ers stadium (startribune.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    A California county has surprised both the San Francisco 49ers and city of Santa Clara leaders ... Santa Clara voters approved a 2010 measure that allocated $40 million in redevelopment funds for the stadium, which is set to open in 2014.
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • 2012 Can-Am Police-Fire Games begin with Graniteman Triathlon (examiner.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    The senior A division for men was won by Renee’s husband Jesse with a final time of 1:22:22 and in the women’s senior A Nicole Haas from Sartell, Minnesota came out on top at 1:14:40. Jesse is also the director of the Chase the Police Triathlon in ...
    Examiner
  • Giants-Athletics Preview (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    Limited to six runs while losing six straight in Oakland prior to this series, San Francisco (40-32) has scored 14 total runs in the last two contests to clinch the season series. After rallying with four ninth-inning runs in Friday's 5-4 victory ...
    NBC Sports
  • BC-BBN--National League Glance, BBN (cleveland.com)
    Jun 24, 2012
    Minnesota (Diamond 5-3) at Cincinnati (Leake 2-5 ... 8:05 p.m. Washington at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m.<
    Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • Continued: Excelsior has new take on Iron Range power plant (startribune.com)
    Jun 23, 2012
    Excelsior Energy, which spent more than $40 million in state and federal money designing ... The Hyatt and other hoteliers are ready for more business. San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels last year spent about $6 million updating the 140-room ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Players Who Will Be Overvalued by Lottery Teams (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 23, 2012
    Cleveland Cavaliers (21-45): Harrison Barnes, SF, North Carolina Barnes is another elite scorer ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina Marshall might not have a lot of upside, but he has the best ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Virgin America Named Official Domestic Airline of SF Pride Parade's 42nd Celebration (valleynewslive.com)
    Jun 22, 2012
    SF Pride Parade-goers will also be able to join in the fun by ... Sheriff Robert Rost says fire alarms sounded in the building around 2:40 p.m. Firefighters noticed the freon The Grand Forks County courthouse has been shut down because of a freon leak ...
    valleynewslive.com
  • Duluth cleans up as Minn. floods persist to south (sfgate.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    While rains had let up in northeastern Minnesota by late Wednesday, floodwaters continued to flow to the south and east and cause major problems in some areas. Moose Lake, a town of about 2,900 people 40 miles southwest of Duluth, declared a ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Filling out the First Round Based on Team Needs (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    Cleveland Cavaliers (21-45): Harrison Barnes, SF, North Carolina The Cavaliers were between Beal ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina Marshall is perfect to lead the new-look Hornets’ offense.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Weaver returns from DL, beats SF
    Jun 21, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco’s only hits off Weaver were two-out ...
    The Californian
  • Angels' Weaver returns, stifles Giants (timesheraldonline.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco's only hits off Weaver were two-out ...
    Vallejo Times-Herald
  • ANGELS: Weaver dominant in return to mound (sgvtribune.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco's only hits off Weaver were two-out ...
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune
  • ANGELS: Weaver dominant in return to mound (whittierdailynews.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco's only hits off Weaver were two-out ...
    Whittier Daily News
  • ANGELS 6, SAN FRANCISCO 0: Weaver's back, and Halos continue to roll (dailybreeze.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    Jered Weaver went back to work, Kendrys Morales and Mark Trumbo homered back-to-back, and the Angels showed the San Francisco Giants that winning ... who threw 121 pitches in his no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. "Once I got up to that ...
    Daily Breeze
  • ANGELS 6, SAN FRANCISCO 0: Weaver's back, and Halos continue to roll (dailybreeze.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    Jered Weaver went back to work, Kendrys Morales and Mark Trumbo homered back-to-back, and the Angels showed the San Francisco Giants that winning ... who threw 121 pitches in his no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. "Once I got up to that ...
    Daily Breeze
  • Weaver returns from DL, beats Giants 6-0 (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    LOS ANGELES (AP) Jered Weaver went back to work, Kendrys Morales and Mark Trumbo homered back-to-back, and the Los Angeles showed the San Francisco Giants that winning ... 121 pitches in his no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. ''Once I got up to that ...
    YAHOO!
  • San Francisco at Los Angeles (cbssports.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    LOS ANGELES -- Jered Weaver went back to work, Kendrys Morales and Mark Trumbo homered back-to-back, and the Los Angeles showed the San Francisco Giants that ... 121 pitches in his no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. "Once I got up to that ...
    CBS Sports
  • Angels' Jered Weaver returns, shuts down Giants (latimes.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    The right-hander, who finished runner-up in the AL Cy Young voting last season and threw a no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2, struck out three and walked two while lowering his ERA to 2.40. San Francisco's only hits off Weaver were two-out ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • San Francisco at Los Angeles (cbssports.com)
    Jun 21, 2012
    LOS ANGELES -- Jered Weaver went back to work, Kendrys Morales and Mark Trumbo homered back-to-back, and the Los Angeles showed the San Francisco Giants that ... 121 pitches in his no-hitter against Minnesota on May 2. "Once I got up to that ...
    CBS Sports
  • American League (buffalonews.com)
    Jun 20, 2012
    San Francisco at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m. Atlanta (Hanson 7-4) at N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 7-5), 1:05 p.m. Kansas City (B.Chen 5-6) at Houston (Lyles 1-3), 2:05 p.m. Toronto (Undecided) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 5-5), 2:10 p.m. Seattle (Vargas 7-6) at ...
    Buffalo News
  • A Current Look at Minnesota Music (examiner.com)
    Jun 20, 2012
    The Minnesota music scene, in particular the metro and surrounding ... has been in existence in some form or another for over 40 years now, being one of the major launching points in many local musicians’ jump into the mainstream. Outside of doing ...
    Examiner
  • MLive.com MLB Power Rankings, Week 11: Detroit Tigers move up three spots, Yankees jump to No. 2 (mlive.com)
    Jun 19, 2012
    New York Yankees (40-25), up three: New York is arguably the hottest ... which included being on the receiving end of Matt Cain's perfect game on Wednesday in San Francisco. 27. Minnesota Twins (26-39), up one: The Twins dropped their last ...
    MLive.com
  • California man rescued after whale hits boat off Mexico (wday.com)
    Jun 18, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California man was rescued after his 50-foot boat was struck by a whale while he sailed alone about 40 miles off the western coast of Mexico, authorities said. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California man ...
    WDAY
  • BC-BBA--American League Glance,0123, BBA (al.com)
    Jun 18, 2012
    Atlanta (Minor 3-4) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 8-3), 7:05 p.m. Cincinnati (Latos 5-2) at Cleveland (D.Lowe 7-5), 7:05 p.m. Baltimore (Arrieta 3-8) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 10-1), 7:10 p.m. Kansas City (J.Sanchez 1-2) at Houston (Happ 4-7), 8:05 p.m. Chicago ...
    Birmingham News
  • BC-BBA--American League Glance,0123, BBA (pennlive.com)
    Jun 18, 2012
    Atlanta (Minor 3-4) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 8-3), 7:05 p.m. Cincinnati (Latos 5-2) at Cleveland (D.Lowe 7-5), 7:05 p.m. Baltimore (Arrieta 3-8) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 10-1), 7:10 p.m. Kansas City (J.Sanchez 1-2) at Houston (Happ 4-7), 8:05 p.m. Chicago ...
    PennLive.com
  • A look back at Angels' great World Series comeback against Giants (fox40.com)
    Jun 18, 2012
    After finishing off the New York Yankees in four games and the Minnesota Twins in five, the Angels found themselves up against the wall in Game 6 against San Francisco. With the Giants holding a 3-2 series advantage and a 5-0 lead with only ...
    Fox40
  • National League (buffalonews.com)
    Jun 16, 2012
    Chicago White Sox at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. San Francisco at Seattle, 10:10 p.m. Colorado (Guthrie 3-5) at Detroit (Scherzer 5-4), 1:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Lincoln 3-2) at Cleveland (J.Gomez 4-5), 1:05 p.m. Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 2-6) at ...
    Buffalo News
  • San Francisco Giants at Seattle Mariners… - YAHOO! (news.yahoo.com)
    Jun 16, 2012
    The 2012 MLB regular season is well underway with over two months of baseball already in the books. It is still a long road to October, but paths are already starting to take shape and many surprises have already occurred along the way. The early portions ...
    YAHOO!
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: First-Round Picks Capable of Winning ROY Award (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 16, 2012
    Washington Wizards (20-46): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky MKG is a hustle player who loves to ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina Marshall is a solid PG with great size and the best ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Woods shares lead with Furyk, Toms (bemidjipioneer.com)
    Jun 16, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Just when this U.S. Open was starting ... having to settle for par. Furyk rolled in a 40-foot birdie putt from off the third green in the morning, the highlight of his 69. “Plod, I think, is a good word,” Furyk said.
    Bemidji Pioneer
  • Progress made in Bills lease/renovation talks (stats.sfgate.com)
    Jun 16, 2012
    The lease talks, combined with the Bills' bid to extensively renovate the 40-year-old stadium ... He noted that other teams, including the Minnesota Vikings and Kansas City Chiefs, have committed their own money on renovations or building ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Giants-Mariners Preview (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 15, 2012
    Over the last week, the San Francisco Giants and Seattle Mariners had two of ... Vargas (7-5, 3.90) has a 5.40 ERA in his last six, and tied a season worst by allowing five runs in six innings of an 8-3 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday.
    NBC Sports
  • Hannahan activated from disabled list (sanfrancisco.giants.mlb.com)
    Jun 14, 2012
    The Indians have now signed 12 of their 40 Draft picks, overall. "They're always beating up on my Twins, so I know them from that." --Indians second-round pick Mitch Brown, a Minnesota native, on how much he knows about the organization.
    San Francisco Giants
  • S.F. couple accused of killing daughter's pimp (sctimes.com)
    Jun 14, 2012
    A San Francisco couple have been charged with murder over the shooting ... The 22-year-old Sneed, identified as a Compton gang member, was shot once with a .40-caliber handgun while driving. Prosecutors said Gilton was the gunman. They were arrested ...
    St. Cloud Times
  • NBA mock draft 2012: Raw prospects Andre Drummond, Perry Jones figure to go mid-lottery (aol.sportingnews.com)
    Jun 14, 2012
    Several teams are intrigued by Jenkins’ stroke, so don’t be surprised if he gets a look as high as Minnesota at No. 18. 28. Oklahoma City Thunder. Jeff Taylor, SF, Vanderbilt. Taylor is versatile and athletic (he had a 40-inch vertical leap ...
    Sporting News
  • Sacramento sailor OK after rescue off Mexico (twincities.com)
    Jun 14, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO—A 66-year-old man was rescued early Wednesday after his sailboat was hit by a whale and began sinking off the coast of Mexico, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Max Young of Sacramento, Calif., was sailing alone late Tuesday about 40 ...
    Pioneer Press
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Full First Round Complete with Team Needs (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 13, 2012
    Cleveland Cavaliers (21-45): Harrison Barnes, SF, North Carolina Barnes is another elite basket ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina Marshall is a sizable point guard that is the best passer ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • A.J. Pierzynski is the No. 1 most hated player in MLB (suntimes.com)
    Jun 13, 2012
    Pierzynski, who is a fan favorite in Chicago, said he’s made enemies in Anaheim because of the trapped third strike in the 2005 ALCS, in San Francisco and Minnesota because ... in the majors with 11 homers 40 RBI. Two other Sox-related nuggets ...
    Chicago Sun-Times
  • Giants 6, Astros 3 (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 13, 2012
    San Francisco signed 22 of its 40 draft picks on Tuesday, including first-rounder Chris Stratton. ... The Astros signed five of their draft picks. ... RHP Matt Cain (7-2) chases his seventh consecutive win on Wednesday against Houston LHP J.A ...
    NBC Sports
  • Norris aggravates knee in Astros' 6-3 loss (twincities.com)
    Jun 13, 2012
    San Francisco signed 22 of its 40 draft picks on Tuesday, including first-rounder Chris Stratton. ... The Astros signed five of their draft picks. ... RHP Matt Cain (7-2) chases his seventh consecutive win on Wednesday against Houston LHP J.A ...
    Pioneer Press
  • URS Under Fire in Minn. Following Report on Fallen Bridge Cables (enr.construction.com)
    Jun 12, 2012
    Best known in Minnesota for its ... through more than 40 countries, dozens of American cities and into the multibillion-dollar U.S. defense contracting industry. With revenues of $9.5 billion last year, the San Francisco-based, publicly traded company ...
    McGraw Construction
  • Dueling SF tax plans focus on receipts, not payroll (sfgate.com)
    Jun 12, 2012
    The next heated political fight at San Francisco's City Hall will center on whether businesses ... while Avalos seeks to raise an additional $40 million each year for the city's general spending account. Lee, a mayor known for perennially ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Dueling SF tax plans focus on receipts, not payroll (sfgate.com)
    Jun 12, 2012
    The next heated political fight at San Francisco's City Hall will center on whether businesses ... while Avalos seeks to raise an additional $40 million each year for the city's general spending account. Lee, a mayor known for perennially ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Cart pioneer Martin back at Olympic for U.S. Open (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 11, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Fourteen years after becoming the first player to use a golf cart at a U.S. Open, Casey Martin is back at the same venue for the same tournament hoping he can make the cut. The 40-year-old American, who has a rare circulatory ...
    NBC Sports
  • Chiefs to give Banks a tryout (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jun 9, 2012
    The Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings and San Francisco 49ers also have expressed interest in seeing what Banks can do. He reportedly has run a 40-yard dash in just under 4.7 seconds. "The biggest thing for me ever has been to obtain and secure my freedom.
    YAHOO!
  • Slugger Pablo Sandoval comes off disabled list to rejoin Giants, in the lineup at third base (startribune.com)
    Jun 9, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO - Pablo Sandoval insists he'll get back to his ... Sandoval, who received a hefty new $17.15 million, three-year contract last winter, lost about 40 pounds through a strict workout regimen two offseasons ago to bring him down ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • From writers to baseball greats, The Olympic Club's history goes beyond US Opens (startribune.com)
    Jun 9, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO - Next week's U.S. Open host has conquered far ... The annual budget is a whopping $40 million, and the waiting list is eight to 10 years. A favorite among members is the burger dog, started in the 1950s by Bill Parish, who served ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Prayers Divided Over Gay-Marriage Ban In Minnesota (kqed.org)
    Jun 7, 2012
    Two domes dominate the skyline of St. Paul: up high, the Roman Catholic Cathedral of St. Paul, and downhill, the Minnesota Capitol ... On Tuesday nights, a group of 40 or so Catholics who oppose the amendment meet to pray the rosary at the ...
    KQED
  • Chen outduels Liriano as Royals beat Twins 1-0 (sfgate.com)
    Jun 6, 2012
    Bruce Chen outdueled Francisco Liriano to make a lone run scored in the second inning stand up Tuesday night, giving the Kansas City Royals a 1-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Chen (5-5) allowed four hits without a walk to win for the fifth ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Prospects Who Will Help Teams Reach Postseason (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 5, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (via 36-30 Utah Jazz): Moe Harkless ... John Jenkins will fill the void left by the likely departing Ray Allen. 23. Atlanta Hawks (40-26): Royce White, SF, Iowa State The key for Atlanta’s draft is to find a player that is ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Fastenal Slides As Q2 Sales Come Into Question (foxbusiness.com)
    Jun 5, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO – Fastenal shares were the worst S&P 500 decliner early Tuesday, sliding 7% to $40.35. Fastenal reported May sales ... according to estimates compiled by FactSet. Minnesota-based Fastenal sells everything from bolts to power ...
    FOXBusiness
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Finding the Biggest Flops of the First Round (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 5, 2012
    New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Damian Lillard ... Minnesota Timberwolves (via 36-30 Utah Jazz): Moe Harkless, SF, St. John's The fact that the Minnesota Timberwolves are selecting something other than a point guard or a power ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Draft Day 1: Pick-by-pick selections (mlb.mlb.com)
    Jun 5, 2012
    San Francisco ... LAA) 40. Philadelphia Phillies: RHP Shane Watson, Lakewood HS (Calif.) (Compensation for R. Madson - CIN) 41. Houston Astros: RHP Lance McCullers, Jesuit HS (Fla.) (Compensation for C. Barmes - PIT) 42. Minnesota Twins: RHP ...
    Major League Baseball
  • Draft Day 1: Pick-by-pick selections (mlb.mlb.com)
    Jun 5, 2012
    San Francisco ... LAA) 40. Philadelphia Phillies: RHP Shane Watson, Lakewood HS (Calif.) (Compensation for R. Madson - CIN) 41. Houston Astros: RHP Lance McCullers, Jesuit HS (Fla.) (Compensation for C. Barmes - PIT) 42. Minnesota Twins: RHP ...
    Major League Baseball
  • Starbucks buys San Francisco bakery chain for $100 million (sctimes.com)
    Jun 4, 2012
    Starbucks will purchase the San Francisco-based chain from the privately-held investment ... sales have grown by double digits over the past two years. "After more than 40 years, we will be able to say that we are bakers, too," says Howard Schultz, CEO ...
    St. Cloud Times
  • Starbucks acquires San Francisco bakery chain (myfoxtwincities.com)
    Jun 4, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO --  Starbucks on Monday said it would acquire San ... "This is an investment in our core business. After more than 40 years, we will be able to say that we are bakers too," Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said in a statement.
    FOX 9 News
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Stars Who Will Melt Down in the NBA (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 4, 2012
    Washington Wizards (20-46): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky MKG is long ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina Marshall doesn’t possess the same upside as some of the other PGs in this ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Sandoval case still in investigation stages (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jun 4, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Santa Cruz County sheriff's office said ... with not only Sandoval's conditioning but his off-the-field behavior. Sandoval lost about 40 pounds before the 2011 season but again is struggling to keep the weight off.
    NBC Sports
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (hosted2.ap.org)
    Jun 4, 2012
    Minnesota (De Vries 0-1) at Kansas City (W.Smith 1-1), 8:10 p.m. Seattle (Vargas 6-4) at L.A. Angels (E.Santana 2-6), 10:05 p.m. Texas (Feldman 0-3) at Oakland (J.Parker 1-2), 10:05 p.m. Tuesday's Games Cleveland (Jimenez 5-4) at Detroit (Smyly ...
    Associated Press
  • Former San Jose Earthquakes player Manny Lagos to face former team as coach of Minnesota Stars (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 3, 2012
    Minnesota Stars coach Manny Lagos knows the script the Earthquakes ... "You try to get the most out of the guys while trying to enjoy the moment," said Lagos, 40. He realizes how tough it will be to knock off MLS teams in back-to-back road ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • 2 endangered Amur leopards born at Minnesota Zoo (sfgate.com)
    Jun 1, 2012
    The Minnesota Zoo has two new Amur (ah-MOOR') leopard cubs, one of the most endangered cats in the world. The cubs were born at the Apple Valley zoo Tuesday. They join an estimated 90 Amur leopards living in captivity in the U.S. Fewer than 40 ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Essential Guide to the First Round (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 1, 2012
    Washington Wizards (20-46): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky MKG is a perfect compliment to John ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina There may be point guards with higher upside, but there ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Which Studs Have the Biggest Upside? (bleacherreport.com)
    Jun 1, 2012
    Washington Wizards (20-46): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky With John Wall in a critical stage ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Kendall Marshall, PG, North Carolina With New Orleans locking up Anthony Davis at No. 1, they ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Teams That Must Target Elite Big Men in Round 1 (bleacherreport.com)
    May 30, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (via 36-30 Utah Jazz): Moe Harkless ... the heir apparent to the shooting-guard throne for the Celtics. 23. Atlanta Hawks (40-26): Royce White, SF, Iowa State While there is no shortage of talent already in Atlanta, Royce White ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 'Fifty Shades' reading not always so discreet (duluthnewstribune.com)
    May 29, 2012
    NEW YORK — Ashley Cummings had a little mishap while engrossed in “Fifty Shades of Grey” on her way to the San Francisco subway ... Margie Goolan's reading group with five, 40-something girlfriends in Novato, Calif.,
    Duluth News Tribune
  • Saving Dominican forest and an elusive songbird (myfoxtwincities.com)
    May 29, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO DE MACORIS, Dominican Republic (AP ... a typical approach in this Caribbean country with only about 40 percent of its forest cover left. Neighboring Haiti, which shares the island of Hispaniola, has virtually none of its forest standing.
    FOX 9 News
  • 'Fifty Shades' reading is not always so discreet (twincities.com)
    May 29, 2012
    NEW YORK—Ashley Cummings had a little mishap while engrossed in "Fifty Shades of Grey" on her way to the San Francisco subway ... Margie Goolan's reading group with five, 40-something girlfriends in Novato, Calif., just finished "Catherine ...
    Pioneer Press
  • San Francisco Dems want DOJ to investigate CeCe McDonald case (blogs.citypages.com)
    May 29, 2012
    Civil Rights Division of Minnesota vs ... instead of the possible 40-year maximum, for the reduced but still unjust charge of second-degree manslaughter; now therefore be it RESOLVED, that the San Francisco Democratic Party concurs fully with the U.S ...
    Minneapolis City Pages (blog)
  • BP likely for Panda soon; setback for Sanchez (minnesota.twins.mlb.com)
    May 27, 2012
    Blanco has shown the patience needed to be a solid leadoff hitter, as he leads San Francisco with 20 walks in only 121 ... 231 this season, and he is 6-for-40 in his past 17 games. But Bochy is hoping Belt can turn it around with the help ...
    Minnesota Twins
  • Teixeira delivers big hits again as Yankees win (maysville-online.com)
    May 27, 2012
    Inge is playing rehab games with Triple-A Sacramento, and suspended slugger Manny Ramirez is eligible to play again Wednesday at Minnesota on his 40th birthday ... he went 0-3 before beating the Giants in San Francisco last Sunday. The right-hander ...
    Ledger Independent
  • BC-AP Sports Digest (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    May 26, 2012
    His New Jersey Devils were coming off a season in which the proud franchise failed to make the playoffs. Nine months later, Brodeur, now 40, and the Devils capped a tremendous turnaround with an Eastern Conference championship on Friday night. The NHL's ...
    NBC Sports
  • A state-by-state look at the road to 270 (mercurynews.com)
    May 26, 2012
    Minnesota (10)—Low unemployment and a long streak of Democrats ... Claire McCaskill is in a tough re-election fight, and Obama's approval has dipped below 40 percent. North Carolina (15)—Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue's decision not to seek ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Golden Gate bridge celebrates 75th anniversary (guardian.co.uk)
    May 26, 2012
    The Golden Gate Bridge may not look her age – thanks to a round-the-clock maintenance regime – but San Francisco's iconic landmark will ... buy "birthday presents" from posters ($10 (£6.40)) to coffee mugs ($20) to the inevitable baseball ...
    The Guardian
  • Golden Gate bridge celebrates 75th anniversary (guardian.co.uk)
    May 26, 2012
    The Golden Gate Bridge may not look her age – thanks to a round-the-clock maintenance regime – but San Francisco's iconic landmark will ... buy "birthday presents" from posters ($10 (£6.40)) to coffee mugs ($20) to the inevitable baseball ...
    The Guardian
  • Golden Gate celebrates 75th ... with help (twincities.com)
    May 26, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO -- The Golden Gate Bridge was heralded as an engineering ... whose designer also worked on the Golden Gate -- had twisted and snapped in about 40 mph winds a little more than a decade earlier. That 1940 collapse was captured ...
    Pioneer Press
  • National League Game Summary - San Francisco at Miami (kare11.com)
    May 25, 2012
    four RBI and three runs scored as the San Francisco Giants downed the Miami Marlins, 14-7, in the opener of a four-game set. The switch-hitting Cabrera recorded his MLB-leading 22nd multi-hit game of the season. He's batting at a .421 (40-for-95 ...
    KARE
  • Cabrera leads Giants past Marlins (kimt.com)
    May 25, 2012
    four RBI and three runs scored as the San Francisco Giants downed the Miami Marlins, 14-7, in the opener of a four-game set. The switch-hitting Cabrera recorded his MLB-leading 22nd multi-hit game of the season. He's batting at a .421 (40-for-95 ...
    KIMT
  • Randy Moss impresses wherever he goes (espn.go.com)
    May 24, 2012
    "The 35-year old Moss reportedly performed the 40-yard dash in the 4.39 to ... The situation in San Francisco appears more stable than the ones in Oakland or Minnesota (the second time). Perhaps the results will be better as well.
    ESPN
  • Randy Moss impresses wherever he goes (espn.go.com)
    May 24, 2012
    "The 35-year old Moss reportedly performed the 40-yard dash in the 4.39 to ... The situation in San Francisco appears more stable than the ones in Oakland or Minnesota (the second time). Perhaps the results will be better as well.
    ESPN
  • Randy Moss doing all right things in early days as a San Francisco 49er (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    May 23, 2012
    San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh has made him sound like a cross ... as though the practice field is sealed off from the spottiness of Moss' career. But just 40 miles up the road, four years ago, Moss was a brutal disappointment.
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Lottery Surprises and Stars Who Will Tumble (bleacherreport.com)
    May 23, 2012
    Sacramento Kings (22-44): Harrison Barnes, SF, North Carolina While the Kings backcourt and ... New Orleans Hornets (via 26-40 Minnesota Timberwolves): Damian Lillard, PG, Weber State To go along with the Thomas Robinson selection, the Hornets will find ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (buffalonews.com)
    May 23, 2012
    Boston (Bard 3-5) at Baltimore (Arrieta 2-4), 12:35 p.m. Toronto (R.Romero 5-1) at Tampa Bay (Shields 6-2), 1:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Weaver 6-1) at Oakland (J.Parker 1-2), 3:35 p.m. Texas (Feldman 0-1) at Seattle (Millwood 2-4), 3:40 p.m. Detroit ...
    Buffalo News
  • Stampede Grab SF Native Knutson, 13 Others In Draft (keloland.com)
    May 23, 2012
    Kravachenko posted 21 points (8g, 13a) in 34 games while Forgione tallied 16 points (10g, 6a) in 40 games with the RoughRiders this ... forward C.J. Franklin of Forest Lake High School in Minnesota. The 5-foot-10, 187-pound forward just ...
    KELOLAND TV
  • UPI NewsTrack Sports (upi.com)
    May 22, 2012
    Warriors to build arena in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO ... 3.7 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 51 games this season. Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio finished second with 49 points after averaging 10.6 points and 8.2 assists per game in ...
    United Press International
  • Warriors unveil plans to move to San Francisco (kstp.com)
    May 22, 2012
    Lacob said it will likely take "two to two-and-a-half years" just to acquire all the permits. But he noted the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers headed some 40 miles south to Santa Clara for the 2015 season "created a great incentive on the part of the mayor and ...
    KSTP
  • Afternoon News Brief - Brewers Ryan Braun expected to play Giants tonight (piercecountyherald.com)
    May 22, 2012
    The Milwaukee Brewers and San Francisco Giants both have stars who are struggling ... It ended the Phoenix’s 40 game regular season winning streak, and it was Detroit’s first ever road win over a nationally ranked team.
    Pierce County Herald
  • Irving, Rubio headline NBA All-Rookie team (kgoam810.com)
    May 22, 2012
    New York, NY (Sports Network) - Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving and Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio ... in a three-way tie for the fifth spot coming in with 40 points apiece. The NBA All-Rookie Second Team was made up of ...
    KGO-AM810
  • Warriors to unveil plans to move back to San Francisco (tsn.ca)
    May 22, 2012
    Lacob said it will likely take "two to two-and-a-half years" just to acquire all the permits. But he noted the NFL's San Francisco 49ers headed some 40 miles south to Santa Clara for the 2015 season "created a great incentive on the part of the mayor and ...
    TSN
  • Romney losing ground to Obama while Paul collects delegates (examiner.com)
    May 22, 2012
    This weekend, Congressman Paul won thirty-two out of forty delegates in Minnesota, further narrowing Governor Romney's delegate lead heading into the GOP national convention in August. The sagging Romney poll numbers relative to the President's numbers and ...
    Examiner
  • Pen Pals announces 2012-13 season (weeklynews.com)
    May 21, 2012
    Tickets: Season subscription is $160 and $200, individual tickets are $40 and $50 Subscriptions on sale now ... Maupin is best known for his Tales of the City novels, which explore life in San Francisco from the 1970s onward. "It started as a simple ...
    Lakeshore Weekly News
  • NBA's Warriors planning to announce move to San Francisco, report says (myfoxtwincities.com)
    May 21, 2012
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors are expected to announce this week that they will move back to San Francisco after more than 40 years in neighboring Oakland, CSN Bay Area reported Monday. A press conference is reportedly being planned for ...
    FOX 9 News
  • Golden Gate celebrates 75th with help of engineers (wctrib.com)
    May 21, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Golden Gate Bridge was heralded as ... bridge whose designer also worked on the Golden Gate - had twisted and snapped in about 40 mph winds a little more than a decade earlier. That 1940 collapse was captured on film.
    West Central Tribune
  • Golden Gate celebrates 75th with help of engineers (wctrib.com)
    May 21, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Golden Gate Bridge was heralded as ... bridge whose designer also worked on the Golden Gate - had twisted and snapped in about 40 mph winds a little more than a decade earlier. That 1940 collapse was captured on film.
    West Central Tribune
  • Lynx offensive explosion cools Mercury in season opener (examiner.com)
    May 20, 2012
    The Lynx shot 57 percent from the floor against the Mercury's 40 percent, outscoring them 58-26 in the paint. In rebounding, Minnesota posted a 40-28 advantage. There was a scare in the third quarter, when Augustus dived in the stands to retrieve a loose ball.
    Examiner
  • Oakland A's shut out by San Francisco Giants 4-0 (mercurynews.com)
    May 20, 2012
    175 average (7 for 40) anyway. "What am I supposed to say ... Ramirez's first game with the A's is scheduled for May 30 at Minnesota, the day his 50-game suspension ends.
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Slumping Brewers lose again to Twins 5-4 (sfgate.com)
    May 20, 2012
    Reliever Manny Parra gave up Trevor Plouffe' solo home run in the top of the 11th inning and Milwaukee lost 5-4 to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday. The Brewers threatened in the 10th when Corey Hart singled with one out off reliever Jeff Gray (3-0).
    San Francisco Gate
  • Twins give up on sputtering starter Jason Marquis (stats.sfgate.com)
    May 19, 2012
    Undrafted out of the University of Minnesota in 2006, DeVries breezed through Class A but struggled in 2010 between Double-A New Britain and Rochester, mostly out of the bullpen. Last year, he was much better, posting a combined 3.40 ERA with 23 ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Facebook stock closes nearly flat in debut (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    May 19, 2012
    It briefly traded as high as $45 and by noon was at $40.40. It fluttered throughout the afternoon ... AP Technology Writers Michael Liedtke in San Francisco and Peter Svensson in New York, Associated Press Writer Marcus Wohlsen in Menlo Park ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Opponent Preview: Minnesota Vikings (49ers.com)
    May 18, 2012
    It can never be too early to discuss who will face the San Francisco 49ers in the team’s second year ... 2012 opponents and the storylines for each team. Up next are the Minnesota Vikings, who are scheduled to visit the 49ers in the 2012 ...
    SF
  • Ada-Borup’s Ruebke breaks triple jump record in season’s final meet (examiner.com)
    May 18, 2012
    Mitchell Ruebke broke the Ada-Borup school triple jump record with a leap of 40 feet 3 and a half inches Thursday at ... who now runs track and field for Minnesota State University Moorhead. Ada-Borup will compete next Thursday in the sub-section track ...
    Examiner
  • Cuban president's daughter gets US visa (myfoxtwincities.com)
    May 17, 2012
    The LASA International Congress, which includes hundreds of sessions on academic topics, takes place May 23-26 in San Francisco, a city closely associated with the history of the gay rights movement. Cuba's state-run press said Castro will be among 40 ...
    FOX 9 News
  • Mock Draft: Projecting the first 10 picks (mlb.mlb.com)
    May 17, 2012
    Rounds 2-40 will also be streamed live on MLB.com on June 5-6 ... Kansas City Royals: Kyle Zimmer, RHP, San Francisco The Royals appear to be honing in on pitching, and going the advanced college route makes the most sense.
    Major League Baseball
  • Manny Ramirez Brings Excitement to Minor Leagues, Eyes MLB (latino.foxnews.com)
    May 16, 2012
    Also Tuesday, the A's claimed Australian lefty reliever Travis Blackley off waivers from the San Francisco Giants. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's transferred right-handed reliever Joey Devine to the 60-day disabled list as he ...
    FOX News
  • A's claim LHP Blackley off waivers (kimt.com)
    May 15, 2012
    The Oakland Athletics have claimed left-handed pitcher Travis Blackley off waivers from the San Francisco Giants ... To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's transferred right-handed pitcher Joey Devine to the 60-day disabled list.
    KIMT
  • Manny Ramirez to begin 10-game assignment with Triple-A Sacramento on Saturday (insidebayarea.com)
    May 15, 2012
    Ramirez will fly to Minnesota on May 29 and officially join the A's the next day. Also Tuesday, the A's claimed left-handed reliever Travis Blackley off waivers from the Giants. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's transferred reliever ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • A’s claim yet another Aussie, and Manny Ramirez’s schedule set (blog.sfgate.com)
    May 15, 2012
    Joey Devine was moved to the 60-day DL to make room for Blackley on the 40-man roster, but a corresponding move ... because he will spend May 29 traveling to meet the A’s in Minnesota and the team wants him to get in his full allotment of ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Paul Stops Spending While Continuing Presidential Campaign (sfgate.com)
    May 15, 2012
    Paul plans to attend the May 18-19 Minnesota Republican convention and 19 and believes he can win there, too, Benton said. Campaign manager John Tate sent an e-mail last week that sought to distance the candidate from what Tate called a "hostile ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Homes for Sale Grow Scarce as Sellers Await Higher Prices (finance.yahoo.com)
    May 15, 2012
    A real estate agent near California's Silicon Valley seeks sellers by combing property records for people who've owned their houses for at least 40 years ... month supply in markets including San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Denver, Phoenix ...
    Yahoo Finance
  • Detroit Tigers 40 game goal: a .500 record (examiner.com)
    May 15, 2012
    500. In fact only twice in the past 20 years has a team that started the season under .500 for the first 40 games (1991 Minnesota Twins who started 19-21) has gone on to win a World Series. That means while it is still a little early for Tigers fans to ...
    Examiner
  • Yahoo ushers out another CEO (kimt.com)
    May 14, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo still has credibility issues ... The reshuffled board will now try to complete a long-delayed deal to sell part of Yahoo's roughly 40 percent stake in China's Alibaba Group, an investment that investors view as the company's ...
    KIMT
  • Column: Vikings get sweetheart stadium deal (sports.yahoo.com)
    May 12, 2012
    No wonder team executives were jubilant this week when Minnesota lawmakers voted to ... Indeed, they're already talking Super Bowl in San Francisco, even though the new stadium for the 49ers is being built 40 miles away in Santa Clara.
    YAHOO!
  • A to Z: Snapshot of Minn. Legislature 2012 session (ktvu.com)
    May 11, 2012
    frustration over gridlock and age contributed to 40 lawmakers announcing they wouldn't seek new terms. That's not even counting those that could face electoral defeats. O — Online textbooks. Lawmakers ordered Minnesota's state colleges to set up a panel ...
    BayInsider
  • Obama pressed to ban antigay bias by contractors (sfgate.com)
    May 11, 2012
    Two weeks ago, she said, former Bay Area activist Cleve Jones approached Obama and handed him a binder with more than 40 stories of workplace discrimination to help make the case for presidential action. Obama accepted the binder without saying ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • It's National Women's Health Week - What screenings should you have at your age? (examiner.com)
    May 10, 2012
    I glanced at the recommended healthcare screenings for someone in her 40's (a group I will be joining later this year).  I was shocked at how much changes in this decade of life.   Being a woman takes quite a bit of maintenance work! Several Minnesota ...
    Examiner
  • Vikings' contribution to stadium at issue in Minn. (sfgate.com)
    May 10, 2012
    The public contribution by percentage could still shift, but in all likelihood a Minnesota subsidy would cover between 40 and 50 percent of construction. That would put the Vikings package somewhere in the middle of NFL projects over the past dozen years.
    San Francisco Gate
  • NFL pulls its classic shakedown on Minnesota (duluthnewstribune.com)
    May 9, 2012
    No wonder team executives were jubilant last week when Minnesota lawmakers voted ... Indeed, they’re already talking Super Bowl in San Francisco, even though the new stadium for the 49ers is being built 40 miles away in Santa Clara.
    Duluth News Tribune
  • Elliott Invited to Minnesota Vikings Rookie Camp (bethel.edu)
    May 9, 2012
    Of the final 40 players asked to work out with professional ... Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, and San Francisco 49ers. Before the 2012 NFL Draft began, the Minnesota Vikings organization contacted Elliott to let ...
    Bethel University News
  • Vikings dilemma: How much is too much for stadium (contracostatimes.com)
    May 9, 2012
    The public contribution by percentage could still shift, but in all likelihood a Minnesota subsidy is likely to cover between 40 and 50 percent of construction. That would put the Vikings package somewhere in the middle of NFL projects over the past dozen years.
    Contra Costa Times
  • Analysis: Public pension fixes face stout legal challenges (reuters.com)
    May 8, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters ... many of whose members are struggling to get public pension funds in balance. "Since 2009, more than 40 states have made reforms to their pension plans and ... in the few remaining others they are working ...
    Reuters
  • Vikings playing the odds by cutting ties with Longwell now (startribune.com)
    May 8, 2012
    Gostkowski made just 76.9 percent of his kicks (20 of 26) as a rookie, but came back to make 87.5 percent (21 of 24) his second season and 90 percent (36 of 40) his third year ... Akers went on to San Francisco, where he made a sixth Pro ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Lawmakers Struggle to Find Session Closure (jdsupra.com)
    May 8, 2012
    On Thursday, the Senate unsuccessfully attempted to override Governor Dayton’s veto of SF 1694, a bill to legalize the sale and use of additional kinds of fireworks in Minnesota. The measure failed after a 37-29 vote—40 votes were required to ...
    jdsupra.com
  • Minn. Senate gives Vikings stadium 2nd big victory (stats.sfgate.com)
    May 6, 2012
    (AP) After 11 hours of debate and some close calls, the Minnesota Vikings stadium legislation won approval ... The user fee amendment - adopted on a 40-26 vote - would levy a 10 percent fee on suites and on parking within a half-mile of the ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Offensive Studs Who Will Make Instant Impact (bleacherreport.com)
    May 6, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (via 36-30 Utah Jazz): Royce White, SF, Iowa State Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Royce ... 22. Boston Celtics (via 40-26 Los Angeles Clippers): John Jenkins, SG, Vanderbilt Ray Allen is a free agent after this season, and his time ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Shuffling the Rotations for Week 6 (cbssports.com)
    May 6, 2012
    3 Clayton Kershaw SF (Vogelsong) N/A 2 BBs or fewer in 14 of last 15 starts ... safe bet at Texas (career 4.55 ERA), but he should more than make up for it with his Minnesota start. 6 Cliff Lee NYM (Gee) N/A Career 1.61 ERA vs. NYM In Lee's first start ...
    CBS Sports
  • Shuffling the Rotations for Week 6 (fantasynews.cbssports.com)
    May 5, 2012
    3 Clayton Kershaw SF (Vogelsong) N/A 2 BBs or fewer in 14 of last 15 starts ... safe bet at Texas (career 4.55 ERA), but he should more than make up for it with his Minnesota start. 6 Cliff Lee NYM (Gee) N/A Career 1.61 ERA vs. NYM In Lee's first start ...
    CBS Sports
  • Northern California fishermen free entangled whale (kstp.com)
    May 5, 2012
    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO - Crab fisherman Mark Anello noticed something ... Using 12-foot, bamboo poles with hooks on the end, Mark Anello and his crew spent 90 minutes freeing the 40-ton mammal, which had been nicknamed "June" by rescuers who had earlier ...
    KSTP
  • Fishermen free tangled whale that went missing (myfoxtwincities.com)
    May 5, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Crab fishermen working off the Northern California ... Using 12-foot, bamboo poles with hooks on the end, Mark Anello and his crew spent 90 minutes freeing the 40-ton mammal, which had been nicknamed "June" by rescuers who had earlier ...
    FOX 9 News
  • Yahoo confirms misleading info on new CEO's resume (myfoxtwincities.com)
    May 4, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A disgruntled Yahoo shareholder questioned ... Yahoo shares fell 27 cents to close at $15.40 on Thursday. That's well below the $33 per share that stockholders could have gotten in May 2008 if the board had accepted a takeover offer ...
    FOX 9 News
  • Zito struggles, Sandoval injured in Giants' 3-2 loss to Marlins in 10 innings (startribune.com)
    May 3, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO - Barry Zito is back to walking batters with regularity ... The big man at the back end of the bullpen has looked nothing like his old self. The 34-year-old Bell had 40-plus saves each of the past three seasons with the San ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • May writing preview: Caponi Art Park Open House and Poetry Slam (examiner.com)
    May 2, 2012
    Nestled in the heart of Eagan, MN sits a treasure for art lovers that includes a nod to poets and environmentalists.  This Saturday, May 5 marks the 2012 spring opening of the Caponi Art Par k, a sculpture garden 40 years in the making and a setting that ...
    Examiner
  • Elliott Invited to Minnesota Vikings Rookie Camp (athletics.bethel.edu)
    May 2, 2012
    Of the final 40 players asked to work out with professional ... Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, and San Francisco 49ers. Before the 2012 NFL Draft began Elliott was contacted by the Minnesota Vikings organization ...
    Bethel University News
  • 10 of the best budget restaurants in Harrogate, North Yorkshire (guardian.co.uk)
    May 2, 2012
    23-24 West Park, 01423 507100, weetons.com While primarily a coffee shop – one whose conscientious craftsmanship is clear in a sample flat white (£2.40) – Bean & Bud also ... geographically, but SF – a small, family operation with a growing ...
    The Guardian
  • Immigrant, labor and Occupy groups join for protests (fox40tv.com)
    May 1, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The most visible organizing effort by ... which has delved into several Chicago neighborhoods with high immigrant populations. In Minneapolis, the Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee is among several groups coordinating ...
    fox40tv.com
  • Tech exec gets 22 years in prison for $30M fraud (kstp.com)
    Apr 30, 2012
    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO - A former high-tech executive convicted of defrauding ... prosecutors said. "In more than 40 years of experience with the criminal justice system, I have never encountered a con man like Mr. Cohen," Breyer told the defendant, who ...
    KSTP
  • Missing Farallones race sailor's body is found (sfgate.com)
    Apr 29, 2012
    The body was spotted Thursday and returned to the San Francisco medical examiner's office ... Deputies were called at about 7:40 p.m., and Abel's body was pulled from the water Wednesday morning with the help of the department's helicopter.
    San Francisco Gate
  • April flashback: Maris slumps after record season (leadertelegram.com)
    Apr 29, 2012
    The Braves return to Milwaukee for their home opener and beat the SF Giants 5-4 with Mathews driving in three runs ... while Bill  Russell scores 30 points and grabs 40 rebounds. Elgin  Baylor has 41 points for the Lakers and is the playoff scoring ...
    Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
  • Vikings take 2 Arkansas WRs on Day 3 of draft (chippewa.com)
    Apr 29, 2012
    Rhett Ellison wasn’t even watching the NFL draft on Saturday afternoon when the Minnesota Vikings came on the clock ... played on two Super Bowl-winning teams in San Francisco during a 10-year NFL career as a linebacker. Even dad was trying to prepare ...
    Chippewa Herald
  • Vikings take 2 Arkansas WRs on Day 3 of draft (sports.yahoo.com)
    Apr 29, 2012
    (AP) Rhett Ellison wasn't even watching the NFL draft on Saturday afternoon when the Minnesota Vikings came on the clock ... played on two Super Bowl-winning teams in San Francisco during a 10-year NFL career as a linebacker. Even dad was trying to prepare ...
    YAHOO!
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Harrison Barnes and Players Who Won't Contribute Right Away (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (via 36-30 Utah Jazz): Royce White ... Sorry, Doron Lamb fans. 23. Atlanta Hawks (40-26): Moe Harkless, SF, St. Johns The Big East Freshman of the Year was unstoppable at times this year for the Johnnies. Assuming Al Horford comes ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 2011-12 All-Value Team (sports.espn.go.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    A quick list of players who appeared to be huge draft-day prizes but had their seasons ruined by injury: PG: Ricky Rubio, Minnesota Timberwolves Final ... 3s per game were hurting down the stretch. SF: Danilo Gallinari, Denver Nuggets Final ...
    ESPN
  • Man who may be last Golden Gate Bridge worker dies (myfoxtwincities.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    He married Marina Saponati, who also worked at the shipyard, in 1943, his daughter said, and went on to work as draftsman for a company in San Francisco for nearly 40 years. "He was a true San Franciscan," Gayle Balestreri said. "He loved the city and its history."
    FOX 9 News
  • Man who may be last Golden Gate Bridge worker dies (twincities.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    He married Marina Saponati, who also worked at the shipyard, in 1943, his daughter said, and went on to work as draftsman for a company in San Francisco for nearly 40 years. "He was a true San Franciscan," Gayle Balestreri said. "He loved the ...
    Pioneer Press
  • S.F. opts for a surprise: Jenkins (sacbee.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    Nearly 24 hours after the prediction, the 49ers pulled one of the biggest surprises of the first round by taking Jenkins, who had a prolific senior season and a blazingly fast 40-yard-dash ... of that spot with the Minnesota Vikings, who ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • San Francisco 49ers pull first-round surprise, take Illinois receiver A.J. Jenkins (mercurynews.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    Jenkins joins 2009 top choice Michael Crabtree on a receiving corps that also has added free agents Randy Moss and Mario Manningham, along with the re-signed Ted Ginn Jr. Jenkins (6-foot, 190 pounds) ran a sub-4.4-second 40-yard dash.
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Rookie Burks, dunk champ Evans lift Jazz 96-94 (twincities.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    Jazz reserves brought Utah back, with NBA D-League call-up Blake Hearn and Evans scoring five apiece in the quarter as Utah took a 47-40 lead into the break ... Thabeet or Nicolas Batum. ... Jazz SF Howard was called for a technical in the ...
    Pioneer Press
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Identifying Prospects Who Will Be Late Bloomers (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 27, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (from 35-30 Utah): Jeremy Lamb ... At this point in the draft, a guy like that is a steal. 24. Memphis Grizzlies (40-25): Jeff Taylor, SF, Vanderbilt The Grizzlies should look to take the best player available when they're on ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • EIGHTH ANNUAL ‘15 MINUTES’ MOCK DRAFT (altoonamirror.com)
    Apr 26, 2012
    3 Minnesota Vikings select Matt Kalil ... 6 St. Louis Rams select Justin Blackmon, WR, Oklahoma State The skinny: Blackmon is a man! And he’s nowhere near 40 years old!! Seriously, what do they put in the wide receivers’ water bottles in Stillwater?.
    Altoona Mirror
  • Giants let one slip away in 7th, Reds rally for 4-2 win on rainy night (startribune.com)
    Apr 26, 2012
    Ryan Vogelsong starts the final game of the series for SF. He's 2-3 in his career against the Reds with a 5.40 ERA. ... Homer Bailey starts for the Reds, looking for his second straight win. He went a season-high seven innings in a 9-4 win in ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Reds rally in 7th, beat Giants 4-2 (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Apr 26, 2012
    Ryan Vogelsong starts the final game of the series for SF. He's 2-3 career against the Reds with a 5.40 ERA. ... Homer Bailey starts for the Reds, looking for his second straight win. He went a season-high seven innings in a 9-4 win in Chicago on Friday.
    NBC Sports
  • Surprise, surprise: 49ers pick WR Jenkins at No. 30 (blog.sfgate.com)
    Apr 25, 2012
    San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh said the team clocked him running a 4.31-second 40-yard dash at the NFL combine ... The 49ers weren’t interested and Minnesota made a deal with the Ravens, who had the No. 29 selection. Harbaugh said Jenkins ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Complete Projections for Every First-Round Team (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 25, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves ... Chicago Bulls: Kris Joseph, SF, Syracuse Joseph is one of my favorite players in this draft, and there is a good chance that he sneaks his way into the first round. How long can the Bulls play Luol Deng for 40 minutes per ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Ron Paul leading the delegates in Iowa, Minnesota GOP caucuses (examiner.com)
    Apr 25, 2012
    Santorum was declared the winner of the 2012 Minnesota caucuses by claiming 44.95 percent of the vote. However, Paul will once again receive at least 20 of the state’s 40 delegates – 14 remain unpledged. Last week, Paul supporters swept the three ...
    Examiner
  • Minnesota lawmakers revive Vikings stadium talks (sports.yahoo.com)
    Apr 21, 2012
    The Minnesota talks came a day after the San Francisco 49ers broke ground on a $1.2 billion stadium project in the heart of Silicon Valley about 40 miles southeast of San Francisco. The Vikings have played at the Metrodome since 1982. The roof collapsed in ...
    YAHOO!
  • Minnesota Vikings vs. Minnesota taxpayers (examiner.com)
    Apr 20, 2012
    Because of the bad faith negotiations of the Vikings, especially chief lobbyist Lester Bagley, the one group of people whose voice has been silenced are the people who'd pay for about 40% of the stadium, namely, Minnesota's taxpayers.
    Examiner
  • Longtime bartender rocks Pier 23 (sfexaminer.com)
    Apr 20, 2012
    Sixty percent locals, 40 percent tourists. It changes depending on the music ... The whole bartending community in The City came together and donated money to fly his parents in from Minnesota and help pay the hospital bill. He’s OK now, but it was ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • San Francisco 49ers break ground on new stadium (guardian.co.uk)
    Apr 20, 2012
    "Welcome to the site of your new home on Sundays," 49ers Chief Executive Jed York told a crowd of about 3,000 people in attendance at the ceremony on the outskirts of Santa Clara, about 40 miles southeast of San Francisco. "It's going to be the smartest ...
    The Guardian
  • Minnesota Vikings 2012 draft preview; previewing the linebackers (examiner.com)
    Apr 20, 2012
    The Minnesota Vikings have holes to fill and the linebacker position ... He is athletic, smart and a tackling machine. A 40-yard dash time in the 4.5’s makes him a lock for the first round and could go as high as the top-10 area. No. 2 – Dont ...
    Examiner
  • Cirrus' Vision jet project will have economic impact in the Northland (duluthnewstribune.com)
    Apr 19, 2012
    That’s because the new Vision SF-50 light jet largely will be built in Duluth ... general aviation trade show in Europe and important worldwide. And with 40 percent of Cirrus’ business outside the United States and growing, making the ...
    Duluth News Tribune
  • Warriors Fans Now Know Euphemisms for Tanking (blogs.sfweekly.com)
    Apr 17, 2012
    Klay Thompson, who emerged as the star of the current Warriors-Lite, has played 40 minutes in each of the last three games ... to a win when he scored a game-clinching runner against Minnesota. He wasn't the only rookie breathing in some crunch-time ...
    SF Weekly (blog)
  • Jazz outlast Nowitzki, Mavericks 123-121 in 3OT (twincities.com)
    Apr 17, 2012
    Dirk Nowitzki scored 40 points against Utah for the second straight time ... Billups for fourth place on the NBA's career 3-pointers list at 1,783. ... Jazz SF Josh Howard (knee surgery) and SG Raja Bell (knee) both worked out for about 15 ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Jefferson has 28 points and 26 rebounds to help Jazz outlast Mavericks 123-121 in 3OT (startribune.com)
    Apr 17, 2012
    Dirk Nowitzki scored 40 points against Utah for the second straight time ... Billups for fourth place on the NBA's career 3-pointers list at 1,783. ... Jazz SF Josh Howard (knee surgery) and SG Raja Bell (knee) both worked out for about 15 ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Intel releases SandForce-based SSD 330 Series, starts at $89 (techspot.com)
    Apr 16, 2012
    Based on the SandForce SF-2281 controller and bringing the the SATA III 6Gbps ... With prices set at $89, $149, and $243 for each of those sizes, that works out to around $1.25 - $1.40 per gigabyte, which is not bad compared to other SSDs.
    techspot.com
  • Philadelphia Phillies at San Francisco… (sports.yahoo.com)
    Apr 16, 2012
    At this point, anything can happen! The highlight of the day will be when the Philadelphia Phillies visit the San Francisco Giants. If Lincecum can return to the form we are used to seeing on a regular basis, this game should be quite the dual between two ...
    YAHOO!
  • At least five dead in Oklahoma as tornadoes pound U.S. Plains (sfexaminer.com)
    Apr 15, 2012
    Brownback said about 97 tornadoes touched down in Kansas and about 40 percent of the state was under a tornado ... in a wide area of the middle of the United States stretching from Minnesota to Texas hunkered down for more severe weather on Sunday.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Underrated Scorers Who Will Make Instant Impact (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 11, 2012
    Washington Wizards (14-44): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is going to ... New Orleans Hornets (from 25-33 Minnesota Timberwolves): Damian Lillard, PG, Weber State Ethan Miller/Getty Images Damian Lillard isn't a superstar ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • New Orleans Hornets 2011-12 Power Rankings, V.13 (hornets247.com)
    Apr 9, 2012
    He is clearly still shaking the rust off, as evidenced by his combined 6-23 shooting in home wins against Denver and Minnesota (though he ... Al-Farouq Aminu, SF: 56 GP, 20.3 MPG, 5.4 PPG, 40.6 FG%, 4.2 RPG, 10.1 PER Aminu had some turnover ...
    Hornets247.com (blog)
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: First-Round Studs Who Will Provide Instant Offense (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 8, 2012
    Minnesota Timberwolves (from 29-27 Utah Jazz): Royce White, SF, Iowa State If the Jazz make the playoffs and ... 28. Oklahoma City Thunder (40-15): CJ McCollum, PG/SG, Lehigh McCollum's stock skyrocketed after he carried his team past Duke in the NCAA ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Teams That Will Pursue Value over Need (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 7, 2012
    Washington Wizards (12-44): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky Already, we have our first value ... New Orleans Hornets (via 25-31 Minnesota Timberwolves): Damian Lillard, PG, Weber State The Hornets will look to replace Jarrett Jack at some point.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • 2012 NBA Mock Draft: How Anthony Davis and Kentucky Teammates Will Reshape Draft (bleacherreport.com)
    Apr 7, 2012
    Washington Wizards (12-43): Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Is small ... New Orleans Hornets (14-40): Thomas Robinson, PF, Kansas The Hornets will probably lose Carl Landry as a free agent this offseason.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • San Francisco's 10 Best Wine Lists (blogs.sfweekly.com)
    Apr 5, 2012
    But right now, for the SF Weekly reader, these are the Top 10 Wine Lists in San Francisco. 1001 Minnesota (at 22nd St.) Piccino's wine ... but you can drink well under $40 and get your money's worth at $80. And with about 25 whites, 40 reds, and 10 ...
    SF Weekly (blog)
  • 2012 Baseball Millionaires, List (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Apr 5, 2012
    SF 19,000,000 20, Torii Hunter, LAA 18,500,000 21, Tim Lincecum, SF 18,250,000 22, Jason Bay, NYM 18,125,000 23, Ichiro Suzuki, Sea 18,000,000 24, Josh Beckett, Bos 17,000,000 (tie) Jake Peavy, WSox 17,000,000 26, A.J. Burnett, Pit 16,500,000 27 ...
    NBC Sports
  • Looking to the Future: Let the Games Begin (hornets247.com)
    Apr 4, 2012
    In this week’s edition, I look at the six players that are in consideration for our top pick and then I match them with the best guy likely to be available with the Minnesota pick ... Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, Kentucky MKG effects the ...
    Hornets247.com (blog)
  • Speak Up (northfield.patch.com)
    Apr 3, 2012
    The wolf hunting bill passed committees in both the MN state house and the state senate committees: HF 2171 and SF 1943 and is contained ... and reaffirm the Minnesota Wolf Management Plan of 2000. For the past 40 years, Minnesota has protected ...
    Patch
  • Man suspected of killing 5 in SF exemplifies legal loophole for criminal immigrants (startribune.com)
    Mar 30, 2012
    International relations also come into play. Citizens of Cuba, which doesn't have diplomatic relations with the U.S., represent about 40 percent of all the criminal immigrants released after serving time, the ICE statistics show. About one of ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Two more Stillwater FFA teams advance to state (stillwatergazette.com)
    Mar 30, 2012
    Amazingly, all seven of the team members placed within the top eight out of a pool of 40. All members are excited and feel ... received a blue ribbon for her Horse Memory Project submission in the Minnesota FFA Agriscience Fair held March ...
    Stillwater Gazette
  • Maths and Olympics: How fast could Usain Bolt run? (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Mar 29, 2012
    NEW RECORD COULD BE 9.40 SECONDS With Bolt, the distance is set - at 100 meters ... the boat being subjected to alternating sideways forces. The equation is M = sF-(s+r)F-(S+2r)F+(s +3r)F = 0, and Barrow concludes that in a coxless four ...
    NBC Sports
  • Maths and Olympics: How fast could Usain Bolt run? (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Mar 28, 2012
    NEW RECORD COULD BE 9.40 SECONDS With Bolt, the distance is set - at 100 meters ... the boat being subjected to alternating sideways forces. The equation is M = sF-(s+r)F-(S+2r)F+(s +3r)F = 0, and Barrow concludes that in a coxless four ...
    NBC Sports
  • Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield (craveonline.com)
    Mar 28, 2012
    33 Melky Cabrera (SF) – Everyone says he’s for real ... He’s in the desert now, not Minnesota. Emilio Bonifacio (Mia) – Will steal 40+ and hit for a decent average. Plays infield spots too. John Mayberry (Phi) – Had a huge debut last year.
    CRAVE ONLINE
  • Stanford surges into NIT championship game (sfexaminer.com)
    Mar 28, 2012
    The third-seeded Cardinal (25-11) will face Minnesota on Thursday for the NIT championship ... NOTES: Both teams shot well below 40 percent from the field and committed a combined 29 turnovers. ... Stanford improved to 21-6 when leading at halftime.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Stanford surges into NIT championship game (sfexaminer.com)
    Mar 28, 2012
    The third-seeded Cardinal (25-11) will face Minnesota on Thursday for the NIT championship ... NOTES: Both teams shot well below 40 percent from the field and committed a combined 29 turnovers. ... Stanford improved to 21-6 when leading at halftime.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Suspect in SF murders faced deportation to Vietnam (guardian.co.uk)
    Mar 27, 2012
    Police Chief Greg Suhr said 40 investigators were working on the case. Investigators initially couldn't determine if a suspect was at large, and they thought at least two of the victims were shot. The chief said an "edged weapon" was involved in ...
    The Guardian
  • Suspect in SF murders faced deportation to Vietnam (twincities.com)
    Mar 27, 2012
    Police Chief Greg Suhr said 40 investigators were working on the case. Investigators initially couldn't determine if a suspect was at large, and they thought at least two of the victims were shot. The chief said an "edged weapon" was involved in ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Suspect in SF murders faced deportation to Vietnam (twincities.com)
    Mar 27, 2012
    Police Chief Greg Suhr said 40 investigators were working on the case. Investigators initially couldn't determine if a suspect was at large, and they thought at least two of the victims were shot. The chief said an "edged weapon" was involved in ...
    Pioneer Press
  • SF slaying suspect had been ordered deported (guardian.co.uk)
    Mar 26, 2012
    Police Chief Greg Suhr said 40 investigators were working on the case. Investigators initially couldn't determine if a suspect was at large, and they thought at least two of the victims were shot. The chief said an "edged weapon" was involved in ...
    The Guardian
  • 2012 NBA Power Rankings: Bulls, Spurs, Thunder on Top; Clippers, Wolves, Cavs Fall (opposingviews.com)
    Mar 26, 2012
    Chicago Bulls (40-10): Still an unchallenging schedule ... Let’s find out when they play back-to-back in Miami and Orlando later this week. 18. Minnesota Timberwolves (24-26): Not only are they gone from playoff contention for good, but they don ...
    Opposing Views
  • Suspect held in SF slayings served prison time (guardian.co.uk)
    Mar 26, 2012
    We had five deceased persons apparently from blunt force trauma. We didn't know what we had," Suhr said Sunday, adding that 40 investigators were working on the case.. Investigators initially couldn't determine if a suspect was at large ...
    The Guardian
  • Fantasy Basketball Week 13 Stock Report: Stock Up Players (sports.yahoo.com)
    Mar 25, 2012
    SF/PF/C Anthony Tolliver, Minnesota Timberwolves (2% owned) Last two weeks statistics: 21:40 MPG, .588 FG%, 1.000 FT%, 0.7 3PTM, 8.5 PTS, 3.7 REB, 0.5 AST, 0.7 ST, 0.5 BLK, 0.5 TO Like Barea, Tolliver has also taken advantage of some opportunities that ...
    YAHOO!
  • Vikings stadium bill hearing under way. LIVE VIDEO (twincities.com)
    Mar 24, 2012
    A proposal to build a $975 million stadium for the Minnesota Vikings gets its first hearing at ... "Let me be very clear that I fully support SF 2391's proposed financing plan for the stadium. I believe it is sound, reliable, and sufficient ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Vikings stadium bill hearing under way. LIVE VIDEO (twincities.com)
    Mar 24, 2012
    A proposal to build a $975 million stadium for the Minnesota Vikings gets its first hearing at ... "Let me be very clear that I fully support SF 2391's proposed financing plan for the stadium. I believe it is sound, reliable, and sufficient ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Thumbs Up and Down – Views by the Echo Press March 23 (echopress.com)
    Mar 23, 2012
    They’re calling the effort, “No Boozin’ and Cruzin’ in Minnesota.” Current law gives legislators ... of jail card” – appalling and outrageous. Their legislation (SF 2226 and HF 1838) would amend the law to make impaired driving ...
    Echo Press
  • Thumbs Up and Down – Views by the Echo Press March 23 (echopress.com)
    Mar 23, 2012
    They’re calling the effort, “No Boozin’ and Cruzin’ in Minnesota.” Current law gives legislators ... of jail card” – appalling and outrageous. Their legislation (SF 2226 and HF 1838) would amend the law to make impaired driving ...
    Echo Press
  • Hornets split rainy day in texas (emporiagazette.com)
    Mar 22, 2012
    The Hornets seemed to shrug off the mid-40’s, moisture-filled air at Buff Field in the ... when they scored 11 in the third inning at home against Minnesota-Crookston. WP — Sharp (4-2). LP — Womack (9-5). DP - ESU 1. LOB - ESU 10; WTAMU ...
    Emporia gazette.com
  • 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Full First-Round Predictions with Grades (bleacherreport.com)
    Mar 20, 2012
    Johnson gave up eight sacks in his first—and possibly last—season in Minnesota and started all 16 games ... Hill was the talk of the Combine, running an official 4.36 40-yard dash and a vertical leap of 39.5”, among other impressive numbers.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Barely Legal - the NBA’s 21 & Under All-Stars: Fan’s Analysis (sports.yahoo.com)
    Mar 20, 2012
    Specifically, George's three-point shooting has improved from 29.7% as a rookie last year to a solid 40.5% this season ... to be a valuable contributor with a lot of upside. SF - Derrick Williams, Minnesota Timberwolves (Key Stats: 8.7 PPG, 4.9 RPG ...
    YAHOO!
  • Fantasy Basketball Week 12 Stock Report: Stock Down Players (sports.yahoo.com)
    Mar 19, 2012
    While some big-name players like Oklahoma City Thunder PG Russell Westbrook, Minnesota Timberwolves ... struggles may continue into Week 13. SF/PF Shawn Marion, Dallas Mavericks (73% owned) Season averages: 30:40 MPG, .441 FG%, .783 FT%, 0.4 3PTM, 11.2 ...
    YAHOO!
  • Jazz-Lakers Preview (espn.go.com)
    Mar 18, 2012
    SF J. Howard 8.7 M. World Peace 5.8 PF D ... Playing its first game since trading veteran guard Derek Fisher to Houston on Thursday, Los Angeles (28-16) defeated Minnesota 97-92 on Friday for its fifth consecutive win overall and 10th in a row at home.
    ESPN
  • Rubino: When iconic QBs change teams, results vary (pressdemocrat.com)
    Mar 18, 2012
    Even if it’s a 49ers’ uniform — sure, it’ll be exciting for SF fans — it’ll still ... The first of his two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings produced what might be his best season ever, at age 40, and ended in a thrilling overtime ...
    Santa Rosa Press Democrat
  • Rubino: When iconic QBs change teams, results vary (pressdemocrat.com)
    Mar 18, 2012
    Even if it's a 49ers' uniform — sure, it'll be exciting for SF fans — it'll still be ... The first of his two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings produced what might be his best season ever, at age 40, and ended in a thrilling overtime ...
    Santa Rosa Press Democrat
  • When iconic QBs change teams, results may vary (pressdemocrat.com)
    Mar 17, 2012
    Even if it’s a 49ers’ uniform — sure, it’ll be exciting for SF fans — it’ll still ... The first of his two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings produced what might be his best season ever, at age 40, and ended in a thrilling overtime ...
    Santa Rosa Press Democrat
  • When iconic QBs change teams, results may vary (pressdemocrat.com)
    Mar 17, 2012
    Even if it’s a 49ers’ uniform — sure, it’ll be exciting for SF fans — it’ll still ... The first of his two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings produced what might be his best season ever, at age 40, and ended in a thrilling overtime ...
    Santa Rosa Press Democrat
  • Fantasy Basketball Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 12 (sports.yahoo.com)
    Mar 16, 2012
    PG Jordan Farmar, New Jersey Nets (14% owned) Statistics: 21:40 MPG, .463 FG ... Other Week 12 waiver wire adds of interest: New York Knicks SG/SF Landry Fields (44%), Minnesota Timberwolves SG/SF Wes Johnson (20%), Atlanta Hawks SF Marvin Williams ...
    YAHOO!
  • Numbers Game: Nets bring in Wallace (tsn.ca)
    Mar 15, 2012
    The Nets Get: SF Gerald Wallace. At 6-foot-9 ... He was more effective last season, when he shot 40.1% from three-point range for the Knicks, but this year Williams is hitting a miserable 24.1% from beyond the arc and his offensive struggles limit his ...
    TSN
  • Numbers Game: Nets bring in Wallace (tsn.ca)
    Mar 15, 2012
    The Nets Get: SF Gerald Wallace. At 6-foot-9 ... He was more effective last season, when he shot 40.1% from three-point range for the Knicks, but this year Williams is hitting a miserable 24.1% from beyond the arc and his offensive struggles limit his ...
    TSN
  • Vikings stadium bill hearing under way. LIVE VIDEO (twincities.com)
    Mar 14, 2012
    A proposal to build a $975 million stadium for the Minnesota Vikings gets its first hearing at ... "Let me be very clear that I fully support SF 2391's proposed financing plan for the stadium. I believe it is sound, reliable, and sufficient ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Senate Committee expects to take quick action on Vikings stadium bill (minnesota.publicradio.org)
    Mar 13, 2012
    Here's the message on the committee page regarding the Vikings bill. "SF 2391 will be discussed first, with a vote on the bill no later than 2:40," the message said. "Testimony will be limited to those who sign up in advance. Please limit comments to areas ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • Moss agrees to 49ers deal (msn.foxsports.com)
    Mar 13, 2012
    He also ran a 40-yard dash in between 4.39 and 4.44 seconds ... He spent a year out of football and last played for New England, Minnesota and Tennessee during a rocky 2010 season. Moss was an impact wide receiver as recently as 2009, when ...
    FOXSports.com
  • Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music (sfweekly.com)
    Mar 11, 2012
    That's the claim made by researchers at the University of Minnesota, who had white test subjects distribute ... seemed to make the subjects favor the white student group, Top 40 pop songs led them to allocate funds equally, researchers claim.
    San Francisco Weekly
  • bstumpedon's Mock Draft (Round 1) (fftoolbox.com)
    Mar 7, 2012
    3 - MIN: Kalil, Matt - OT - USC Minnesota is in dire need to improve their Oline ... Poe is a massive being standing at 6'3 and 330 and ran a sub 5 in the 40. That is a lot of mass coming at you fast. 10 - BUF: Ingram, Melvin - DE - South Carolina The ...
    Fantasy Football Toolbox
  • Does Rock Music Make People Racist? These Researchers Think So (blogs.sfweekly.com)
    Mar 6, 2012
    Today in the department of WTF, we have this: A new study from researchers at the University of Minnesota claims that listening to ... Meanwhile, listening to Top 40 pop caused white subjects to treat all races equally, the study found.
    SF Weekly (blog)
  • NFL: the best free agents of 2012 (guardian.co.uk)
    Mar 6, 2012
    Best fit for 2012: Minnesota Vikings. Colston won't get the biggest deal ... During his time in Washington, Rogers had a reputation for dropping footballs. That wasn't the case in SF last year as he showed great awareness and hands picking ...
    The Guardian
  • Magic GM: Six to eight teams pursuing Dwight Howard (fox40.com)
    Mar 4, 2012
    Q-Rich activated SF Quentin Richardson was activated shortly before ... The club drafted Vazquez with the 11th pick, but he decided to remain in Spain. Minnesota Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio earlier this season and told the Orlando Sentinel ...
    Fox40
  • 2012 NBA mock draft: Kentucky's Anthony Davis still No. 1; Kansas' Thomas Robinson rising (oregonlive.com)
    Mar 1, 2012
    Harrison Barnes, SF ... From Minnesota. A look at who’s been helping their NBA draft prospects, and who’s falling down teams' boards. Jenkins came into the year with a reputation as one of the best shooters in the SEC, with a 40.8 3-point ...
    Oregonian
  • Golden State Warriors: Breaking Down the Results of a Losing Culture in the Bay (bleacherreport.com)
    Feb 29, 2012
    In Minnesota, the Rubio-Love duo took ... He defends multiple positions, rebounds at a high rate for an SF and shoots lights out from deep (52 percent). But neither him nor any of the Warriors' numerous other 40-plus percent three-point shooters were ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Maybin, Morrison value buys in OF (msn.foxsports.com)
    Feb 22, 2012
    In his final three years in Minnesota, Cuddyer averaged 60 extra-base hits (22 ... 272, 5 HR, 47 RBI, 80 Runs, 40 SB Analysis: Suzuki batted a career-low .272 last season, thereby eliminating the main reason to thrust him up draft boards.
    FOXSports.com
  • Santana, Napoli lead fantasy catchers (msn.foxsports.com)
    Feb 22, 2012
    Buster Posey, SF 2011 Stats: .284, 4 HR ... The FOXSports.com fantasy department shares their Top 40 catchers with stat projections. 6. Miguel Montero, ARI 2011 Stats: .282, 18 HR, 86 RBI, 65 Runs, 1 SB Analysis: Montero produced a fantastic ...
    FOXSports.com
  • Poll: Santorum surges, Obama leads Republicans (ajc.com)
    Feb 22, 2012
    a 40-year-old independent who leans Republican. "I just haven't been following it lately." Santorum remains Romney's biggest threat. He won GOP contests in Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri and Colorado, stunning the GOP establishment that Romney has ...
    Atlanta Journal Constitution
  • Spurs Trade Talk: Mid-season Edition (poundingtherock.com)
    Feb 17, 2012
    Cons: Suddenly, there's a logjam at the SG/SF spots. Oh, and we would be down to a three man ... as evidenced by his impressive average of 1.97 steals per 40 minutes. From a fans standpoint, it would be really disappointing to miss out on ...
    Pounding The Rock
  • Blake's Return Solidifies Bench Rotation (nba.com)
    Feb 15, 2012
    SF: Matt Barnes has played well in his return to the bench (Jan. 29 at Minnesota), averaging 5.6 points and 4.9 boards ... at 20.7 per game (ranking 23rd in field goal percentage at 40.4%), though they also dole out only the 23rd most minutes to bench ...
    NBA
  • BTR: New York Baseball Digest | Blog Talk Radio (itunes.apple.com)
    Feb 15, 2012
    I like Mike Silva even though he's a Mets fans. He doesn't show his hate for the Yankees(I'm a Yankees fan) like other sports talk show hosts in NY aka Steve Somers(I like him though lol). To the other comment, I feel Mike Silva talks about both Yankees ...
    Apple
  • New York Baseball Digest | Blog Talk Radio Feed (itunes.apple.com)
    Feb 15, 2012
    I like Mike Silva even though he's a Mets fans. He doesn't show his hate for the Yankees(I'm a Yankees fan) like other sports talk show hosts in NY aka Steve Somers(I like him though lol). To the other comment, I feel Mike Silva talks about both Yankees ...
    Apple
  • Valentine’s Mock Draft: In Love with Trades (football.realgm.com)
    Feb 15, 2012
    Minnesota Vikings: Matt Kalil ... Top 64 picks that are acquired in trades wind up getting traded nearly 40% of the time over the last five years. 23. Detroit Lions: Peter Konz, C, Wisconsin. With Dominic Raiola nearing the end, the Lions opt for the ...
    RealGM
  • Valentine's Mock Draft: In Love With Trades (football.realgm.com)
    Feb 15, 2012
    Minnesota Vikings: Matt Kalil ... Top 64 picks that are acquired in trades wind up getting traded nearly 40% of the time over the last five years. 23. Detroit Lions: Peter Konz, C, Wisconsin. With Dominic Raiola nearing the end, the Lions opt for the ...
    RealGM
  • Plouffe making a move to the outfield (sfgiants.scout.com)
    Feb 14, 2012
    After an inconsistent 2011 season both offensively and defensively, Trevor Plouffe is making a move to the outfield, where the Minnesota Twins hope he will ... into the left field bleachers, and through 40 games with the Twins he had a slugging percentage ...
    Scout.com
  • Josh Smith, Monta Ellis and the 24 best players who’ve never made an NBA All-Star team–2012 edition (blogs.mercurynews.com)
    Feb 14, 2012
    Rudy Gay, Memphis SF: He’s averaging a point less a game with two more ... (Last year 12th.) 6. Ricky Rubio, Minnesota PG: Maybe this is too high for a guy who has played less than 30 games and is shooting under 36% in those games.
    San Jose Mercury News (blog)
  • Jamey Eisenberg chat replay (2/13) (fantasynews.cbssports.com)
    Feb 13, 2012
    Analysis: With Milicic sidelined, Pekovic has become a dominant scorer and provided Minnesota another strong low-post option ... Analysis: Thompson played 40 minutes on Feb. 4 against Golden State. He scored 15 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and took 13 ...
    CBS Sports
  • Mark Dayton, Hero of the People (dailykos.com)
    Feb 11, 2012
    I have vetoed and am returning Chapter 119, SF 373, which drastically lowers ... According to the Minnesota Supreme Court, civil case filings for injury claims are down over 40% since 1997, despite our expanding population.
    DAILY KOS
  • HRID's Azul Instant™ Product for Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Provides All Natural Alternative for 30 Million Men in the U.S. (bizjournals.com)
    Feb 10, 2012
    According to the Minnesota Men's Public Health Center, 50% of men with diabetes have ED, frequently within 10 years of diagnosis. The likelihood of ED increases with age: 39% at age 40, 65% over the age of 65. Smokers have a higher likelihood of ...
    The Business Journal
  • Beaches Environmental Assessment and Coastal Health Act; Availability of BEACH Act Grants (tmcnet.com)
    Feb 6, 2012
    EPA SF-424 Application for Federal Assistance ... Recipients must submit annual performance reports and financial reports as required in 40 CFR part 31, the Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements to State ...
    TMCnet
  • Signs indicate Tom Brady, nearly 35, could be nearing twilight of his career (blogs.palmbeachpost.com)
    Feb 5, 2012
    While teams such as Pittsburgh and Minnesota were interested in having him continue his career elsewhere at 40, he seems in retrospect to have ... were calling for Marino to be traded.” —–SF laid the blueprint in the Super Bowl on how ...
    Palm Beach Post (blog)
  • Fisher's 2 late goals help Predators stun Wild 5-4 (sfexaminer.com)
    Feb 1, 2012
    Even a 4-1 deficit midway through the third period at Minnesota wasn't enough to slow them down ... Nashville is 13-2 since Christmas, with a 40-24 edge in even-strength scoring during that spurt. Rinne improved to 8-3-1 against the Wild in his career ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Fisher's 2 late goals help Predators stun Wild 5-4 (sfexaminer.com)
    Feb 1, 2012
    Even a 4-1 deficit midway through the third period at Minnesota wasn't enough to slow them down ... Nashville is 13-2 since Christmas, with a 40-24 edge in even-strength scoring during that spurt. Rinne improved to 8-3-1 against the Wild in his career ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Super Bowl History (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 31, 2012
    The Pittsburgh Steelers totally shut down Minnesota's offense to hand the Vikings their third ... With Green Bay leading 14-10 early in the third quarter, Wood's 40-yard interception return to the Chiefs' 5-yard line set up an Elijah Pitts touchdown ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Super Bowl History (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 31, 2012
    The Pittsburgh Steelers totally shut down Minnesota's offense to hand the Vikings their third ... With Green Bay leading 14-10 early in the third quarter, Wood's 40-yard interception return to the Chiefs' 5-yard line set up an Elijah Pitts touchdown ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Adelman wins return to Houston (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 31, 2012
    Minnesota finished 28 of 31 from the free-throw line and dished out 18 assists. Chase Budinger scored 13 for Houston, also outrebounded 40-34. The Rockets beat Minnesota 107-92 a week ago in Kevin McHale's first game back in his home state since he ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Adelman wins return to Houston (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 31, 2012
    Chase Budinger scored 13 for Houston, also outrebounded 40-34. The Rockets beat Minnesota 107-92 a week ago in McHale's first game back in his home state since he succeeded Adelman last June. The teams play again in Minneapolis on Saturday. NOTES ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Gingrich sketches Day 1 agenda for his presidency (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 30, 2012
    "My goal would be by the end of that first day, about the time that President Obama arrives back in Chicago, that we will have dismantled about 40 percent of his government ... toward caucuses in Nevada and Minnesota in early February, followed by ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Post-Senior Bowl Edition (bleacherreport.com)
    Jan 30, 2012
    Minnesota Vikings—Matt Kalil ... South Carolina—Jeffery's stock is falling fast and a lot will rest on his combine 40 time. If he lands in Houston he will eat off of 1-on-1's vertically while defenses focus on Andre Johnson and the run game.
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Super Bowl History (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 26, 2012
    The Pittsburgh Steelers totally shut down Minnesota's offense to hand the Vikings their third ... With Green Bay leading 14-10 early in the third quarter, Wood's 40-yard interception return to the Chiefs' 5-yard line set up an Elijah Pitts touchdown ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minn. bear delivers at least 2 cubs on Internet (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 23, 2012
    A 3-year-old bear in Minnesota has given birth to at least two cubs before ... 7:22 a.m. Sunday, and a second at 8:40. According to the Duluth News Tribune (http://bit.ly/xuFrjP), Rogers says a third cub might have been born at 9:08 a.m., but the den ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Legendary blues singer Etta James dies in Calif. (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 20, 2012
    She never knew her father, although she was told and had believed, that he was the famous billiards player Minnesota Fats ... A song from the album, "Security," was a top 40 single in 1968. Her professional success, however, was balanced against personal ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Legendary blues singer Etta James dies in Calif. (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 20, 2012
    She never knew her father, although she was told and had believed, that he was the famous billiards player Minnesota Fats ... A song from the album, "Security," was a top 40 single in 1968. Her professional success, however, was balanced against personal ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Guest Editorial: The Bay Citizen’s Relentless Campaign Against Ranked Choice Voting (beyondchron.org)
    Jan 20, 2012
    And San Franciscans have saved approximately $7 million by not holding unnecessary December runoff elections for the past eight years in which 40 races have been decided ... following an article titled “Many SF Voters Used Ranked-Choice Voting ...
    Beyond Chron
  • County highlights priorities for 2012 legislative session (fillmorecountyjournal.com)
    Jan 19, 2012
    Commissioner Duane Bakke encouraged them to support the passage of the Association of Minnesota Counties Minnesota Accountable Government Innovation and Collaboration (MAGIC) Act (SF 1340 ... There are 40 county and 20 township bridges that are on ...
    Fillmore County Journal
  • Guest Editorial: The Bay Citizen’s Relentless Campaign Against Ranked Choice Voting (beyondchron.org)
    Jan 18, 2012
    And San Franciscans have saved approximately $7 million by not holding unnecessary December runoff elections for the past eight years in which 40 races have been decided ... following an article titled “Many SF Voters Used Ranked-Choice Voting ...
    Beyond Chron
  • Love, Ridnour lead Timberwolves over Kings 99-86 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 17, 2012
    The Minnesota Timberwolves coach also knows that Ricky Rubio and ... Tyreke Evans has 2 inches and 40 pounds on Rubio, and Marcus Thornton has 3 inches and 30 pounds on Ridnour, but the bigger Kings were held to 21 points on 7-for-23 shooting.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Love, Ridnour lead Timberwolves over Kings 99-86 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 17, 2012
    The Minnesota Timberwolves coach also knows that Ricky Rubio and ... Tyreke Evans has 2 inches and 40 pounds on Rubio, and Marcus Thornton has 3 inches and 30 pounds on Ridnour, but the bigger Kings were held to 21 points on 7-for-23 shooting.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Love, Ridnour lead Timberwolves over Kings 99-86 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 17, 2012
    The Minnesota Timberwolves coach also knows that Ricky Rubio and ... Tyreke Evans has 2 inches and 40 pounds on Rubio, and Marcus Thornton has 3 inches and 30 pounds on Ridnour, but the bigger Kings were held to 21 points on 7-for-23 shooting.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Love, Ridnour lead Timberwolves over Kings 99-86 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 17, 2012
    The Minnesota Timberwolves coach also knows that Ricky Rubio and ... Tyreke Evans has 2 inches and 40 pounds on Rubio, and Marcus Thornton has 3 inches and 30 pounds on Ridnour, but the bigger Kings were held to 21 points on 7-for-23 shooting.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Rayburn's 14 leads No. 17 Purdue women past Iowa (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 15, 2012
    Rayburn followed up a performance in which she tied an NCAA record with 12 3-pointers in a win over Minnesota on Jan. 12 Courtney Moses ... looking first 20 minutes — the teams combined to miss 40 of their 61 shots and commit 21 turnovers.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Hawks rally from 18 down, beat Timberwolves 93-91 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 15, 2012
    Ricky Rubio had 18 points and 12 assists for Minnesota. With 3:40 left in the third quarter, Rubio's 12-foot runner from the left baseline gave the Timberwolves the game's biggest lead at 18. But Atlanta went on a 23-2 run that was capped by Teague's 3 ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • BC-AP Sports Digest (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jan 13, 2012
    AP Graphic NFC NO SF. FBN--RAMS-FISHER Jeff Fisher accepts an offer to coach ... Early story about 7 p.m. AUSTIN, Texas - Janet Evans' Olympic comeback at age 40 just got serious. The former United States gold medalist and world record holder ...
    NBC Sports
  • Hollins leads Minnesota past No. 7 Indiana 77-74 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 13, 2012
    and a three-point play by Oladipo cut Minnesota's lead to 71-68 with 40 seconds to play. Coleman calmly sank two free throws with 39 seconds remaining before Sheehey drained a 3-pointer at the other end to cut Minnesota's lead to 73-71 with 30 seconds left.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Hollins leads Minnesota past No. 7 Indiana 77-74 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 13, 2012
    But Zeller stole the inbounds pass, and a three-point play by Oladipo cut Minnesota's lead to 71-68 with 40 seconds to play. Minnesota's Joe Coleman calmly sank two free throws with 39 seconds remaining before Sheehey drained a 3-pointer at the other end ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Hollins leads Minnesota past No. 7 Indiana 77-74 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 13, 2012
    and a three-point play by Oladipo cut Minnesota's lead to 71-68 with 40 seconds to play. Coleman calmly sank two free throws with 39 seconds remaining before Sheehey drained a 3-pointer at the other end to cut Minnesota's lead to 73-71 with 30 seconds left.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Iowa loses 95-61 on road to No. 6 Michigan State (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 11, 2012
    The Hawkeyes (10-8, 2-3) have been routed in two straight games — they also lost to Ohio State, by 29 points — after beating Wisconsin and Minnesota on the road ... but their reserves couldn't maintain a 40-plus lead. Iowa reserve Aaron White scored ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Iowa loses 95-61 on road to No. 6 Michigan State (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 11, 2012
    The Hawkeyes (10-8, 2-3) have been routed in two straight games — they also lost to Ohio State, by 29 points — after beating Wisconsin and Minnesota on the road ... but their reserves couldn't maintain a 40-plus lead. Iowa reserve Aaron White scored ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • The Knicks Survive; Philly Is The Best Team No One Is Talking About (dimemag.com)
    Jan 10, 2012
    i expect demar to leave to like the kings or something and play sf with tyreke in sactown in a few years or ... flood the Staples Center with water flown in from the Great Lakes of Minnesota every game, or the Knicks should line their rafters with underwear.
    Dime Magazine
  • 2012 Fantasy Baseball Head-to-Head Points League Position Rankings: First Base (faketeams.com)
    Jan 10, 2012
    If Cabrera can return to his career averages in those ratios in ’12, 40 HR is a legitimate possibility and a repeat ... behind only Melky Cabrera of the Kansas City Royals (now SF Giants). It’s unlikely Berkman entirely replicates his
    FakeTeams
  • Bargnani scores 31 points as Raptors beat T-Wolves (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 10, 2012
    In the first meeting between Spanish point guards Jose Calderon and Ricky Rubio, the Toronto veteran finished with a narrow edge over the Minnesota rookie. Calderon had 14 points, six assists and three rebounds in 40 minutes, while Rubio had 10 points ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Ricky Rubio Makes Magic Again; Washington Is Embarrassing Themselves Right Now (dimemag.com)
    Jan 8, 2012
    Unnecessary to put the weight of Minnesota’s shoulders on the young Spaniard just ... Its fisher and all of the lakers sf options. Word peace is slow, matt barns aint that good, and my wvu connection ebanks is a great athlete but not as savy as the ...
    Dime Magazine
  • N Illinois rolling as bowl game vs ASU arrives (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 5, 2012
    "It's been a very fun season, a long season," said coach Dave Doeren, the 40-year-old former Wisconsin defensive coordinator ... The popular Kill moved to Minnesota after the season and his successor was initially met with some skepticism.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Gay leads Grizzlies to 90-86 win over Timberwolves (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 5, 2012
    The Minnesota Timberwolves saw that Zach Randolph wasn't there ... But it wasn't enough against the hard-nosed Grizzlies, who scored 23 points off 17 turnovers and held the Wolves to 40 percent shooting to grind out the kind of victory that would make ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Iowa: Romney, Santorum seesawing in narrow vote (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 4, 2012
    Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann was far behind ... The Associated Press and television networks was based on interviews with 1,737 people arriving at 40 precinct caucuses across the state. Obama was unopposed for the Democratic nomination.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 49ers OC Greg Roman finalist for Penn State job (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 2, 2012
    current Minnesota Vikings running back Toby Gerhart in 2009 and projected No. 1 draft pick Andrew Luck in 2010. That year, Roman guided a Cardinal offense that ranked ninth nationally in points scored this season at 40.3, 14th in total yards per game (472 ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Kleinsasser has big crowd at Dome for final game (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 1, 2012
    The Minnesota Vikings are doing their best to make Jim ... N.D., so they could come to the season finale against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Many wore his No. 40 jersey and carried signs that read "Thanks for the memories Jim." Kleinsasser has spent ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Westbrook, Thunder coast past Suns, 107-97 (sfexaminer.com)
    Jan 1, 2012
    Hakim Warrick and rookie Markieff Morris had 15 points apiece for the Suns, who shot just 40 percent. Oklahoma City led from the ... Lazar Hayward, picked up in a preseason trade with Minnesota, and first-round pick Reggie Jackson each got their first ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • New Year's Day Football Lines, Predictions (capecodtoday.com)
    Dec 31, 2011
    San Francisco, 21-10 1/1 1:00 ET At Minnesota -1.5 Chicago ... New Orleans, 30-24 (although, if SF gets up 21 points early in their game, this could be Carolina, 31-14) 1/1 1:00 ET Tennessee -2.5 At Houston 40 This game is pivotal.
    Cape Cod Today
  • Bob Christ’s breakdown of Pro Football Week 17 (gamingtoday.com)
    Dec 31, 2011
    Washington punished Minnesota on the field last week ... tie or if neither Pittsburgh nor Baltimore wins. Last week in the Bills’ 40-14 win over Denver, they became the third team in 2011 with 3 return scores in game. Analysis: The Patriots are only ...
    GamingToday
  • Favors scores 20 points to lift Jazz over Sixers (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 31, 2011
    The Jazz were outrebounded 15-5 in the first but ended up holding a 41-40 edge overall. Utah also blocked nine shots ... and had started every game since being acquired in a trade with Minnesota before last season. He scored 30 in an overtime win against ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Ankle injury knocks Jefferson out vs. Sixers (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 31, 2011
    The Jazz (0-2) made the announcement about 40 minutes before tipoff against the Sixers (1-1). It was the first game Jefferson missed since being acquired in a trade from Minnesota last year. He started all 82 games last year and the first two for Utah this season.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Bell, Bush good to go for Week 17 (msn.foxsports.com)
    Dec 30, 2011
    Gerhart is auditioning for the lead role in Minnesota for the start of 2012 as Peterson rehabs ... As such, McGahee’s role dwindled quickly in the 40-14 defeat (he finished with 64 yards on 15 carries). He’s scored just once since Week ...
    FOXSports.com
  • Neenah/Hortonville/Menasha boys, Appleton United girls earn nonconference hockey victories (postcrescent.com)
    Dec 30, 2011
    Anna Westmark and Katie Trucco each had two goals and two assists to lift United past the Minnesota team and into ... Trucco AU (Westmark, Miller) 12:40. Shots on goal: AU 32, SF/NB 15. Saves: Libbey Breaker AU 14, Dakotah Bullen SF/NB 26.
    Post-Crescent
  • Florida hit hardest by Sears store closings (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 29, 2011
    Tennessee, North Carolina and Minnesota are set to lose four stores each. A spokeswoman for Sears Holding Corp. said each store employs between 40 and 80 people. None of the closures announced so far are in Sears' home state of Illinois. The 125-year-old ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Florida hit hardest by Sears store closings (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 29, 2011
    Tennessee, North Carolina and Minnesota are set to lose four stores each. A spokeswoman for Sears Holding Corp. said each store employs between 40 and 80 people. None of the closures announced so far are in Sears' home state of Illinois. The 125-year-old ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Miami Heat Prediction: When Will LeBron James and Company Lose Their First Game? (bleacherreport.com)
    Dec 27, 2011
    Unfortunately for the Minnesota Timberwolves, they still have SF/PF Michael Beasley. He has no comprehension of wise shot selection, shooting 17-40 (42.5 percent) for the year. Miami Heat will cruise to an easy win against the faltering Timberwolves ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Norris Cole Rips Out Boston’s Hearts; The Lakers Finally Win A Game (dimemag.com)
    Dec 27, 2011
    Yall forget , boston was without pierce and the frenchman.sasha pussyvic as your starting sf is a nightmare.Boston will be very ... 3rd game in 3 nights can do that to an old man, tho’. minnesota has barea and rubio….and ridnour plays 31 minutes?
    Dime Magazine
  • NBA WESTERN CONFERENCE OUTLOOKS (hometownannapolis.com)
    Dec 25, 2011
    STARTING FIVE: PG Russell Westbrook (21.9 ppg, 8.2 apg, 1.9 spg), SG Thabo Sefolosha (6.0 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.8 apg), SF Kevin Durant (27.7 ppg ... hair have already made him a fan favorite in Minnesota. His game appeared to regress last season ...
    HometownAnnapolis.com
  • Bob Christ’s breakdown of Pro Football Week 16 (gamingtoday.com)
    Dec 24, 2011
    Oakland QB Carson Palmer completed 80 percent of his 40 throws last week against Detroit ... Facts: Since Week 7, four QBs have had a passer rating exceeding 140.0 against Minnesota, whose defensive passer rating mark of 110.8 is the second worst in ...
    GamingToday
  • Lineup calls for TE, DEF and K (msn.foxsports.com)
    Dec 23, 2011
    Cook has finished six games with at least 40 receiving yards. I’m intrigued to see the offense ... It’s not the Arrowhead of old, but this house will be rocking on Saturday. Seattle vs. SF: Marshawn Lynch has been making headlines for ...
    FOXSports.com
  • APNewsBreak: Yankees hit with $13.9M luxury tax (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 23, 2011
    The Yankees pay at a 40 percent rate on the amount of their payroll over $178 ... while the 2010 champion San Francisco Giants ($125 million) and Minnesota ($115 million) were among the high-spending teams to miss the postseason. The Marlins, who have ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 2011-12 New Jersey Nets Preview (fox40.com)
    Dec 22, 2011
    KEY ADDITIONS: SG Marshon Brooks, SF Shawne Williams, PF Sheldon Williams ... premier rebounders in the league," Bets GM Billy King said after re-signing the Minnesota native. "We look forward to his continued progress and his addition will ...
    Fox40
  • AP Interview: Romney says no to Gingrich debate (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 22, 2011
    He mentioned Gingrich, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann ... The White House has asked people to write in and say what the approximately $40 every two weeks means to them. Some said it would pay for medicine, family pizza night or new shoes.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Johnson, Abraham, Lee named NFC weekly winners (dailypress.com)
    Dec 21, 2011
    Others considered for the offensive award included New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees, who completed 32-of-40 passes for 412 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-20 win over Minnesota; Philadelphia tight end Brent Celek, who caught five balls for ...
    Daily Press
  • Johnson, Abraham, Lee named NFC weekly winners (chicagotribune.com)
    Dec 21, 2011
    Others considered for the offensive award included New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees, who completed 32-of-40 passes for 412 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-20 win over Minnesota; Philadelphia tight end Brent Celek, who caught five balls for ...
    Chicago Tribune
  • Fantasy Basketball 2011-12: Ranking the Top 50 Players, No. 50-1 (boston.sbnation.com)
    Dec 20, 2011
    Dorrell Wright, SF, Golden State Overview ... up-tempo Golden State offense doesn’t hurt. Round 4 and higher. 40. Wesley Matthews, G, Portland Overview: He’ll have to handle a lot more of the load with Brandon Roy’s early retirement ...
    SB Nation
  • NBA 2011-12: Team-by-team capsules (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Dec 20, 2011
    NEW YORK KNICKS LAST SEASON: 42-40, lost to Boston 4-0 in first round ... 1.9 spg), SG Thabo Sefolosha (6.0 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.8 apg), SF Kevin Durant (27.7 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 2.7 apg), PF Serge Ibaka (9.9 ppg, 7.6 rpg, 2.4 bpg), C Kendrick Perkins (6.0 ppg ...
    AP - NBC Sports
  • NBA Season Previews: Mavs, Spurs, Grizzlies, Rockets, Hornets (opposingviews.com)
    Dec 20, 2011
    Most of that squad returns, though they did send George Hill to the Pacers in order to land rookie SF Kawhi Leonard ... posting a league-leading 40% mark while launching 21 per game, seventh in the NBA, led by top gunners Matt Bonner (46%) and Richard ...
    Opposing Views
  • Fantasy Basketball 2011-12: Ranking The Top 100 Players, No. 51-100 (boston.sbnation.com)
    Dec 19, 2011
    SF, Free Agent Overview: Lots of potential to improve and he can score in bunches, really depends on where he lands that will determine his ultimate value. Fantasy Focus: A good buy from the 7 th round on. 94. Derrick Williams, PF, Minnesota (R ...
    SB Nation
  • Brees pounds Vikes in 42-20 win by surging Saints (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 18, 2011
    The Minnesota Vikings faced a quarterback they simply couldn't ... The ever-cool Brees completed 32 of 40 passes to help the Saints (11-3) overcome two first-half turnovers and stay two games ahead of the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC South.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Saints, Vikings went opposite ways since 2009 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 18, 2011
    The Vikings (2-11), meanwhile, have fallen off the cliff ever since Garrett Hartley's 40-yard field goal split the uprights to end Minnesota's hopes of their first trip to the Super Bowl since 1978. Brett Favre returned for one more ill-fated run the next ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Saints, Vikings went opposite ways since 2009 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 18, 2011
    The Vikings (2-11), meanwhile, have fallen off the cliff ever since Garrett Hartley's 40-yard field goal split the uprights to end Minnesota's hopes of their first trip to the Super Bowl since 1978. Brett Favre returned for one more ill-fated run the next ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Islanders top Wild 2-1 for 1st win in extra time (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 18, 2011
    Despite a depleted lineup and a lethargic first 40 minutes, the Minnesota Wild managed to forge a tie and take the New York Islanders to overtime. In the end, though, there was agreement from both sides — each team got just what it deserved. Frans ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Blind Minnesota teen takes up wrestling (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 17, 2011
    The Stombergs were pleased to find out that the Minnesota State High School League already has ... Though Maddie didn't bring anyone to tears, the judge awarded her a perfect score of 40 points. "I was pretty shocked, but it was a lot of fun," Maddie ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Records 1 - 30 of 45 (sfgate.com)
    Dec 15, 2011
    It seems the 1 percent isn't content with merely controlling 40 percent of the nation's wealth ... Vigil will be on 12/16/11 at 7:30 pm at St. Dominic's Catholic Church in SF. Funeral Mass will be... Harold Lee Garton Harold was born May ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Fantasy Trade Analysis: Chris Paul To The Clippers (dimemag.com)
    Dec 13, 2011
    On Wednesday night, the Clippers agreed to a deal where L.A. gets Paul and two future second-round picks, while New Orleans gets Eric Gordon, Chris Kaman, Al-Farouq Aminu and Minnesota’s unprotected ... along with 40.0 percent from the field and 87.9 ...
    Dime Magazine
  • A's Deal Cahill, Breslow To D-Backs (sfgiants.scout.com)
    Dec 10, 2011
    Breslow was acquired by Oakland off of waivers from the Minnesota Twins during the 2009 season ... Brad Ziegler -- as another former hard-throwing Arizona reliever on the A's 40-man roster.
    Scout.com
  • Luke Winn: Kentucky edges out Ohio State for top spot in Power Rankings (probasketballnews.com)
    Dec 8, 2011
    Missouri SF: Doug McDermott, Soph., Creighton PF ... Savannah St.: Jovonni Shuler (4.75) / Patrick Hardy 4.50) Minnesota: Al Nolen (4.52) / Damian Johnson (4.47) NC Central: Michael Glasker (4.29) / Bryan Ayala (4.08) 2007-08 Robert Morris: Tony Lee ...
    ProBasketballNews.com
  • Luke Winn: Kentucky edges out Ohio State for top spot in Power Rankings (probasketballnews.com)
    Dec 8, 2011
    Missouri SF: Doug McDermott, Soph., Creighton PF ... Savannah St.: Jovonni Shuler (4.75) / Patrick Hardy 4.50) Minnesota: Al Nolen (4.52) / Damian Johnson (4.47) NC Central: Michael Glasker (4.29) / Bryan Ayala (4.08) 2007-08 Robert Morris: Tony Lee ...
    ProBasketballNews.com
  • Johnson, Dillard lead Dayton over No. 16 Alabama (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 8, 2011
    All this after winning three straight over Wake Forest, Fairfield and Minnesota to win a Thanksgiving weekend tournament ... We've got to attack every day with the same mentality." Dayton (6-3) led 56-40 with 11:52 to play when Alabama increased its ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Mets send CF Angel Pagan to SF, sign 2 relievers (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Dec 7, 2011
    A 56-year-old New York prison inmate says former Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine began molesting him more than 40 years ago and continued ... Arizona and Minnesota, including a career-high 21 for the Twins in 2010.
    NBC Sports
  • An Advanced Stats Primer for the NBA (goldenstateofmind.com)
    Dec 6, 2011
    Last season, Minnesota led the league with a 96.5 pace ... For example, all else being equal, a player who plays 40 mpg is going to amass more per-game stats than a player with the same ability who plays 32 mpg. By using %'s (as defined below ...
    Golden State of Mind
  • NBA Trade Scenarios: Knicks and Magic Should Be Talking (bleacherreport.com)
    Dec 5, 2011
    LA Clippers send C Chris Kaman, SF Al-Farouq Aminu and 2012 No. 1 pick (via Minnesota, unprotected ... He's a defensive specialist who can run up and down the court. A four-year, $40 million deal would be ideal. 3. The Knicks can apply the Amnesty ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • NFL Today, Week 13 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 5, 2011
    Eli Manning, New York, was 23 of 40 for 347 yards and three TDs ... Rookie Christian Ponder, Vikings, passed for 381 yards and two touchdowns in Minnesota's 35-32 loss to Denver. — Alex Smith, 49ers, completed 17 of 23 passes for 274 yards and ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • NFL Today, Week 13 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 5, 2011
    Eli Manning, New York, was 23 of 40 for 347 yards and three TDs ... Rookie Christian Ponder, Vikings, passed for 381 yards and two touchdowns in Minnesota's 35-32 loss to Denver. — Alex Smith, 49ers, completed 17 of 23 passes for 274 yards and ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Rodney Williams leads Minnesota past USC 55-40 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 3, 2011
    Rodney Williams had 12 points — including two dunks — plus nine rebounds and four steals to give Minnesota some energy for a 55-40 victory over struggling Southern California on Saturday. Julian Welch scored 16 points with six assists, and Williams ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Rodney Williams leads Minnesota past USC 55-40 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 3, 2011
    Rodney Williams had 12 points — including two dunks — plus nine rebounds and four steals to give Minnesota some energy for a 55-40 victory over struggling Southern California on Saturday. Julian Welch scored 16 points with six assists, and Williams ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Rodney Williams leads Minnesota past USC 55-40 (sfexaminer.com)
    Dec 3, 2011
    Rodney Williams had 12 points — including two dunks — plus nine rebounds and four steals to give Minnesota some energy for a 55-40 victory over struggling Southern California on Saturday. Julian Welch scored 16 points with six assists, and Williams ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Suh’s 2-game suspension upheld by NFL
    Dec 3, 2011
    Suh will miss Sunday’s game at New Orleans and a Dec. 11 home game against Minnesota. He can return for practice on ... Suh can afford any fines — he is making $40 million guaranteed with a chance to get paid as much as $68 million in a five-year ...
    San Mateo Daily Journal
  • Seattle clobbers Philly (japantimes.co.jp)
    Dec 2, 2011
    Lynch ran into and escaped from a massive pileup for a 15-yard TD run in the first quarter, then made a quick cut and went back against the flow for a 40-yard scoring dash on ... EDEN PRAIRIE MINNESOTA — The Minnesota Vikings waived 13-year veteran ...
    Japan Times
  • Fitch Downgrades JPMCC 2006-LDP7; Affirms A-2 Through A-J (streetinsider.com)
    Dec 2, 2011
    Occupancy remains at 40% as of September 2011. The third largest contributor to loss (1.5%) is currently specially serviced and is secured by a 552,927 sf office property located in Shoreview, MN, approximately 12 miles north of the Minneapolis CBD.
    StreetInsider.com
  • Fitch Downgrades JPMCC 2006-LDP7; Affirms A-2 Through A-J (marketwatch.com)
    Dec 2, 2011
    Occupancy remains at 40% as of September 2011. The third largest contributor to loss (1.5%) is currently specially serviced and is secured by a 552,927 sf office property located in Shoreview, MN, approximately 12 miles north of the Minneapolis CBD.
    Marketwatch
  • John DiStaso's Granite Status: Romney goes positive, features Ayotte, in new TV ad (unionleader.com)
    Dec 1, 2011
    Earlier, the Romney campaign said that former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to be in New ... It showed Romney leading Obama 50 to 40 percent in a survey of 500 likely Granite State general election voters. The poll also showed Obama's ...
    Union Leader
  • Study: Employers Could Dump Sickest Employees On Public Health Care (kaiserhealthnews.org)
    Nov 30, 2011
    Carolyn Pare, president of the Minnesota Buyers Health Care Action Group, doubts that large employers would engage in what the professors termed "target dumping" of their sicker workers. Pare represents about 40 businesses; about half are large ...
    Kaiser Health News
  • Occupy LA Raid: Police Arrest Protesters Who Defied Eviction Notice (LIVE BLOG) (huffingtonpost.com)
    Nov 30, 2011
    Over 40 protesters were arrested after refusing to clear a street ... who are fasting for a vote in Congress for Washington, D.C. Via The Daily Mail: Minnesota Democrat Keith Ellison announced on his Twitter page earlier today that he'll forgo ...
    Huffington Post
  • John DiStaso's Granite Status: Romney goes positive, features Ayotte, in new TV ad (newhampshire.com)
    Nov 29, 2011
    Earlier, the Romney campaign said that former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to be in New ... It showed Romney leading Obama 50 to 40 percent in a survey of 500 likely Granite State general election voters. The poll also showed Obama's ...
    NewHampshire.com (blog)
  • Lions DT Ndamukong Suh suspended 2 games (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 29, 2011
    Suh will miss Sunday night's game at New Orleans and a Dec. 11 home game against Minnesota and he won't be paid until he ... Suh has been able to absorb the fines, making $40 million guaranteed with a chance to get paid as much as $68 million in his ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minnesota loses Mbakwe for season to knee tear (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 28, 2011
    Smith took him out of the starting lineup for three games, but he avoided suspension and finished with 327 rebounds, the third-highest total for a single season in program history and the most by a Gophers player in 40 years. Mbakwe also led Minnesota with ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • John DiStaso's Granite Status: Romney backers say Dems attacking 'candidate they are most afraid of' (unionleader.com)
    Nov 27, 2011
    Earlier, the Romney campaign said that former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to be in New ... It showed Romney leading Obama 50 to 40 percent in a survey of 500 likely Granite State general election voters. The poll also showed Obama's ...
    Union Leader
  • Ryan throws 3 TDs, Falcons hold off Vikings 24-14 (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 27, 2011
    Matt Ryan tossed three touchdown passes and the Atlanta defense came through with a goal-line stand after Percy Harvin's 104-yard kickoff return, preserving a 24-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings ... the lead with 6:40 remaining. Still, the Vikings ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minnesota defeats Indiana State 76-69 to advance (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 25, 2011
    The Sycamores led 40-33 at the half after R.J. Mahurin hit a 3 with 4 seconds to go, Mbakwe and teammate Rodney Williams, who combined for 34 points in Minnesota's 86-55 win over DePaul on Thursday, had just two points overall during the opening half.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minnesota defeats Indiana State 76-69 to advance (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 25, 2011
    The Sycamores led 40-33 at the half after R.J. Mahurin hit a 3 with 4 seconds to go, Mbakwe and teammate Rodney Williams, who combined for 34 points in Minnesota's 86-55 win over DePaul on Thursday, had just two points overall during the opening half.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Minnesota defeats Indiana State 76-69 to advance (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 25, 2011
    The Sycamores led 40-33 at the half after R.J. Mahurin hit a 3 with 4 seconds to go, Mbakwe and teammate Rodney Williams, who combined for 34 points in Minnesota's 86-55 win over DePaul on Thursday, had just two points overall during the opening half.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • SF's Educational Exchange to close after 40 years (sfgate.com)
    Nov 25, 2011
    After 40 years, the small neighborhood store is closing next week - a mom-and-pop holdout that finally succumbed to the era of big-box stores, a bad economy and budget cuts to classrooms. "All of these things working together just said it was ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EST (msnbc.msn.com)
    Nov 24, 2011
    Macy's parade also is expected to feature more than 40 other balloon creations ... while France's has been rising steadily in recent weeks to 3.6 percent on Thursday. ___ SF, LA city officials negotiating with Occupy movement to close camps, end drain ...
    AP - msnbc.com
  • After outbreak, egg mogul is leaving the industry (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 21, 2011
    A division of Minnesota-based Land O' Lakes announced earlier this month ... The DeCosters recently reached financial settlements with about 40 people who were sickened during the outbreak, and attorneys involved in the litigation say they are seeking ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Rodgers, Packers still perfect (japantimes.co.jp)
    Nov 21, 2011
    With the Packers clinging to a two-point lead and trying to fend off a late rally, Rodgers threw a 40-yard touchdown to Jordy Nelson with ... and Oakland capitalized on several mistakes by Minnesota. Michael Bush rushed for 109 yards and a touchdown ...
    Japan Times
  • Around the NFL (jsonline.com)
    Nov 20, 2011
    Hester went 82 yards against Detroit and Cobb went 80 yards against Minnesota. They aren't alone in long returns ... It would help if he had a semblance of a running game, but throwing 40, 50 or even 60 times is going to be the norm until the Lions get ...
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • Bob Christ’s breakdown of Pro Football Week 11 (gamingtoday.com)
    Nov 19, 2011
    Facts: Minnesota’s 45-7 loss in Green Bay on Monday ... matching the biggest upset in the league this year. SF, behind QB Alex Smith, has completed only two passes of 40-plus yards, tied for second fewest in the league. Analysis: The 49ers are doing ...
    GamingToday
  • Fantasy Football: Start'em, Sit'em for Week 11 (zimbio.com)
    Nov 19, 2011
    Minnesota). In his past three games, Cutler has thrown for 226, 208 and 123 yards, respectively, and he has a 3:2 touchdown-to-interception ratio during that span. RB - Beanie Wells, 49ers (at SF): With a knee ... Winslow has been held to 40 receiving ...
    Zimbio
  • Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 15, 2011
    Most Minnesota property owners' Truth-in-Taxation statements are ... She also notes a four-fold increase in painkiller prescriptions: from 40 million in 1991 to 180 million in 2010. Some recovering heroin addicts say they found their way to the drug ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 15, 2011
    Most Minnesota property owners' Truth-in-Taxation statements are ... She also notes a four-fold increase in painkiller prescriptions: from 40 million in 1991 to 180 million in 2010. Some recovering heroin addicts say they found their way to the drug ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Wild use 3-goal 1st period to beat Ducks 3-2 (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 14, 2011
    Matt Cullen and Jared Spurgeon scored 3:21 apart in the first period, Kyle Brodziak also found the net and Nicklas Backstrom made 32 saves in the Minnesota Wild's 3-2 victory ... He beat Hiller to the stick side with a 40-foot slap shot that found room ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Packers 8-0, defense could give Vikings a chance (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 13, 2011
    Going into Monday night's game against the Minnesota Vikings, the feeling is becoming familiar ... "Completion percent around 40 percent's not good. Two turnovers isn't good. So, there's a lot to fix there. But still, with a 40 percent completion rating ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Bush, Battle ready to roll in Week 10 (msn.foxsports.com)
    Nov 10, 2011
    DEN: Battle was one of many Kansas City players to hit the “Flop” list in Week 9 when he registered just 40 rushing yards on 14 carries ... Brandon Jacobs, NYG at SF: Jacobs acquitted himself nicely in Week 9 against the Patroits, amassing ...
    FOXSports.com
  • AASLD: Many Liver Recipients Fare Well 20 Years Out (medpagetoday.com)
    Nov 10, 2011
    "Overall, about 40% of the patients survived 20 years," Kara Sullivan, MD, of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis ... life among survivors by means of a standardized health survey (SF-12), normalized to the general population.
    MedPage Today
  • Reopening of the Western Mesabi (grandrapidsmn.com)
    Nov 9, 2011
    A new 120 car BN/SF railroad siding, combined with a load-out operation ... removal of the overburden and construction of the taconite operations. Essar Steel Minnesota employs 40 people and the construction force at this time is 250.
    Grand Rapids Herald-Review
  • Police Investigating SF Convenience Store Robbery (keloland.com)
    Nov 9, 2011
    The robbery suspect is described as a white man, in his late 40's to 50's. He was wearing a black Minnesota Vikings sweater, light blue jeans, a white baseball cap, and a red bandana covering his face. Officials have not said whether this crime ...
    KELOLAND TV
  • NFL Week 9 Power Rankings (sports-central.org)
    Nov 9, 2011
    There are several other really big games in Week 10: PIT at CIN, NO at ATL, DET at CHI, NYG at SF, NE at NYJ. All of those teams have ... Second half time of possession: 23:40-6:20. 13. New York Giants [19] — Opponents are a combined 22-42
    Sports Central
  • OfftheBus: The Huffington Post's Home For Citizen Journalism (huffingtonpost.com)
    Nov 8, 2011
    In Minnesota today, there are 113 school districts asking for ... been as cooperative and responsive as we would like," said Patava, following the 40 minute inspection. "They've taken care of all the things we were concerned about since our ...
    Huffingtonpost.com
  • William & Mary Basketball 2011-12 Preview: Older and Wiser Tribe Improving (bleacherreport.com)
    Nov 8, 2011
    (6.8 PPG, 1.4 RPG, 1.3 APG, 40 FG%, 83 FT%) Coach Shaver will look for Boatner to ... At times, he is susceptible to taking poor shots and losing confidence in his offensive abilities. SF Quinn McDowell, 6'6", 215 lbs., Sr. (15.5 PPG, 5.4 RPG, 2.1 APG ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Mbakwe is all Minnesota needs vs. Augustana (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 8, 2011
    Trevor Mbakwe had 22 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks to lift Minnesota to a 72-60 exhibition victory over ... Williams' layup made it 48-40. The Vikings came right back with six quick points to keep the game from getting out of control, then went ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Mbakwe is all Minnesota needs vs. Augustana (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 8, 2011
    The early signs on his free throw shooting are promising, and that's great news for a Minnesota team that figures to rely heavily ... Williams' layup made it 48-40. The Vikings came right back with six quick points to keep the game from getting out of ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Carphone Warehouse closing UK Best Buy stores (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 7, 2011
    Carphone Warehouse also said it is selling its interest in Best Buy Mobile in the U.S. and Canada to Best Buy Co. Inc., based in Richfield, Minnesota, for 838 million pounds ($1.34 billion). Carphone said it plans to return all but 25 million pounds ($40 ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Michigan State alone atop division again (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 6, 2011
    Bell ran for 96 yards and two touchdowns, and the Spartans (7-2, 4-1) shut out Minnesota after the Gophers (2-7, 1-4) took a 24-21 lead with 9:40 to play in the third quarter. MarQueis Gray threw three touchdown passes to Da'Jon McKnight for Minnesota ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Michigan State alone atop division again (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 6, 2011
    Bell ran for 96 yards and two touchdowns, and the Spartans (7-2, 4-1) shut out Minnesota after the Gophers (2-7, 1-4) took a 24-21 lead with 9:40 to play in the third quarter. MarQueis Gray threw three touchdown passes to Da'Jon McKnight for Minnesota ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Michigan State alone atop division again (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 6, 2011
    Bell ran for 96 yards and two touchdowns, and the Spartans (7-2, 4-1) shut out Minnesota after the Gophers (2-7, 1-4) took a 24-21 lead with 9:40 to play in the third quarter. MarQueis Gray threw three touchdown passes to Da'Jon McKnight for Minnesota ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Armstrong Still Hoping to Hit It Big This Season (Washn) (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 4, 2011
    The Redskins have just two pass plays of at least 40 yards, the longest a 45-yard toss from Rex Grossman ... currently out because of a broken hand. Only one team, Minnesota, has fewer long completions to wideouts. The trickle-down is felt throughout ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Armstrong Still Hoping to Hit It Big This Season (Washn) (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 4, 2011
    The Redskins have just two pass plays of at least 40 yards, the longest a 45-yard toss from Rex Grossman ... currently out because of a broken hand. Only one team, Minnesota, has fewer long completions to wideouts. The trickle-down is felt throughout ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Verlander selected player of year in union vote (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 4, 2011
    Verlander was 24-5 with a 2.40 ERA and 250 strikeouts ... seven starts and in the second half became the first pitcher to win 12 straight starts since Minnesota's Johan Santana in 2004. "I got away from throwing," Verlander said. "Early in games ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Fantasy Football Week 9: Waiver Wire Wonders at Running Back (bleacherreport.com)
    Nov 3, 2011
    The Week 9 byes include Detroit, Carolina, Minnesota and Jacksonville ... Through seven games (in a limited role), Hunter has 40 carries for 192 yards (impressive 4.8 YPC). Frank Gore has missed 10 games over the last four seasons making Hunter a must ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Vikings, GOP chief tussle over stadium vote timing (sfexaminer.com)
    Nov 2, 2011
    A Minnesota Vikings executive warned Wednesday that delaying ... Bagley said winning authorization this year would enable builders to start a 40-month construction schedule sooner and have the stadium ready for the 2015 season. Delaying construction ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Summer/Fall NBA Recap - Pt. 1 (rotoworld.com)
    Nov 1, 2011
    Josh Smith alluded to the possibility that the Hawks will trade him next season (they offered him to Minnesota for the No. 2 draft pick ... is listed as a PF but the Rockets think that eventually he'll play SF. Donatas Motiejunas was acquired from the ...
    Rotoworld.com
  • Summer/Fall NBA Recap - Pt. 1 (rotoworld.com)
    Nov 1, 2011
    Josh Smith alluded to the possibility that the Hawks will trade him next season (they offered him to Minnesota for the No. 2 draft pick ... is listed as a PF but the Rockets think that eventually he'll play SF. Donatas Motiejunas was acquired from the ...
    Rotoworld.com
  • For sale: top 10 haunted homes (kpho.com)
    Nov 1, 2011
    The latest poll from CBS news shows that 40 percent of Americans believe in ghosts ... and is a favorite site for Satanists. This 9,800 sf house sits on 22 acres and is currently for sale for $15,200,000. 7. John Brown Hanging Site In historic Charles ...
    KPHO
  • Summer/Fall NBA Recap - Pt. 1 (rotoworld.com)
    Oct 31, 2011
    Josh Smith alluded to the possibility that the Hawks will trade him next season (they offered him to Minnesota for the No. 2 draft pick ... is listed as a PF but the Rockets think that eventually he'll play SF. Donatas Motiejunas was acquired from the ...
    Rotoworld.com
  • Occupy Wall Street: Many Cities Leaving Protesters Alone [LATEST UPDATES] (huffingtonpost.com)
    Oct 28, 2011
    "We're accommodating a free speech event as part of normal business and we're going to continue to enforce city rules," said Aaron Pickus, a spokesman for the mayor of Seattle, where about 40 protesters ... said that's `Minnesota nice.'
    Huffingtonpost.com
  • Packers go into bye 7-0, big plays remain a pain (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 24, 2011
    Those defensive difficulties continued in Sunday's victory at Minnesota. Despite making a switch to rookie ... trailing only New England's 40. The Packers are missing Pro Bowl safety Nick Collins, who is out for the season because of a neck injury, but ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • McCoy inactive for Bucs against Bears (mysanantonio.com)
    Oct 23, 2011
    McCoy joins running back LeGarrette Blount on the inactive list for the second week in a row, having failed to recover from an ankle injury he sustained against San Francisco two weeks ... last week's game against Minnesota with a chest injury.
    MySanAntonio
  • Canucks slip past Wild in OT 3-2 (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 22, 2011
    Sami Salo scored on a power play at 4:39 of overtime, and the Vancouver Canucks earned a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday afternoon ... The Canucks, coming off consecutive 40-shot games, only managed four in the first period of a rare ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Canucks slip past Wild in OT 3-2 (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 22, 2011
    Sami Salo scored on a power play at 4:39 of overtime, and the Vancouver Canucks earned a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday afternoon ... The Canucks, coming off consecutive 40-shot games, only managed four in the first period of a rare ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Packers Hall of Fame guard Gillingham dies at 67 (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 21, 2011
    Wade Gillingham, 40, said his father retired last fall after operating Goedker Realty in Minnesota following his professional football career. "He was a great Dad, a humble man and simple," his son said. Gillingham, born in Madison, moved to Little Falls ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Packers Hall of Fame guard Gillingham dies at 67 (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 21, 2011
    Wade Gillingham, 40, said his father retired last fall after operating Goedker Realty in Minnesota following his professional football career. "He was a great Dad, a humble man and simple," his son said. Gillingham, born in Madison, moved to Little Falls ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Packers Hall of Fame guard Gillingham dies at 67 (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 21, 2011
    Wade Gillingham, 40, said his father retired last fall after operating Goedker Realty in Minnesota following his professional football career. "He was a great Dad, a humble man and simple," his son said. Gillingham, born in Madison, moved to Little Falls ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • NFL Preview - Pittsburgh (4-2) at Arizona (1-4) (ET) (charlotteobserver.com)
    Oct 21, 2011
    Hoping to turn things around, the Cardinals opened this season with a home win over the Carolina Panthers, but have since lost games to the Washington, Seattle, the New York Giants and Minnesota ... and first-place San Francisco 49ers (5-1 ...
    CharlotteObserver.com
  • Michele Bachmann brings campaign to Bay Area (abclocal.go.com)
    Oct 21, 2011
    The Minnesota congresswoman sold out the event and ... Well that response is not entirely unexpected in San Francisco. The audience seemed to be a 60-40 split between her supporters and those who listened, but will not support her. In this week's ...
    KABC
  • NFL Week 6: Vito Stellino's Six Pack (jacksonville.com)
    Oct 19, 2011
    The officials made an unbelieveable gaffe in the San Francisco-Detroit game. After Ted Ginn returned a punt to the Lions 40 in the fourth quarter ... to the post of starting quarterback at Minnesota, the next question is what happens to Donovan ...
    Florida Times-Union
  • World Series: Why nobody knows the Rangers (marketwatch.com)
    Oct 19, 2011
    Last year they beat the New York Yankees en route to the World Series, where they lost to the San Francisco Giants ... well ahead of Hamilton’s 40. On another metric, the Nielsen/E-Poll N-Score, which measures an athlete’s marketability ...
    Marketwatch
  • Officials gave 49ers five free yards on game-winning drive (profootballtalk.nbcsports.com)
    Oct 18, 2011
    San Francisco’s Ted Ginn ... would have scored if they had needed to go 40 yards, too. But the Lions would have preferred not to give the 49ers a free five yards on a crucial drive. The fact that Minnesota will conduct a special legislative ...
    NBC Sports
  • Around the NFC West: Bad officiating? (espn.go.com)
    Oct 18, 2011
    referee Mike Carey and crew made a mistake in San Francisco's favor. The crew spotted the ball at the Detroit 35 following Ted Ginn Jr.'s 40-yard punt return in the fourth quarter even though Ginn had gone out of bounds at the 40. Noted: I went back and ...
    ESPN.com
  • NFL Week 6 (newsobserver.com)
    Oct 17, 2011
    After the San Francisco 49ers knocked Detroit from the unbeaten ranks ... best 98-yard kickoff return before leaving with a chest injury, and Chicago routed Minnesota. Jay Cutler threw for 267 yards and two touchdowns without an interception.
    The News & Observer
  • NFL: Lions handed first loss by 49ers (enterprisenews.com)
    Oct 17, 2011
    Alex Smith’s fourth-down, 6-yard pass to Delanie Walker gave San Francisco the go-ahead touchdown with 1:51 ... and the Chicago Bears routed the Minnesota Vikings. Jay Cutler threw for 267 yards and two touchdowns without an interception.
    Enterprise
  • NFL Today, Week 6 (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Oct 17, 2011
    Frank Gore, 49ers, had 141 yards rushing and a score on 15 attempts - a 9.4-yard average - as San Francisco topped previously undefeated ... yards for a touchdown in Chicago's 39-10 win over Minnesota. Hester, who also added a 48-yard TD ...
    NBC Sports
  • NFL Today, Week 6 (insidebayarea.com)
    Oct 17, 2011
    Frank Gore, 49ers, had 141 yards rushing and a score on 15 attempts—a 9.4-yard average—as San Francisco topped previously undefeated ... yards for a touchdown in Chicago's 39-10 win over Minnesota. Hester, who also added a 48-yard TD ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • Peppers starts for Bears after listed as doubtful (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 16, 2011
    The decision brought back memories of last year's game at Minnesota, when Brett Favre went from being ruled out to starting on a snowy Monday night. Chicago wound up winning 40-14, with Favre hitting his head on the turf on a second-quarter sack by Corey ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • This week's games (freep.com)
    Oct 16, 2011
    DETROIT 4 over San Francisco 1:00 Fox Jahvid Best got on track against ... 402 yards and three catches of 40 or more yards. ATLANTA 4 over Carolina 1:00 - What will Cam Newton do next? The rookie QB is exceeding expectations with his ability ...
    Detroit Free Press
  • Friday's sports scoreboard (argusleader.com)
    Oct 15, 2011
    SW MINNESOTA ST. DEF. ST. CLOUD ST. 25-13 ... Team points - Harrisburg 36, Canton 53, SF Christian 62, Beresford 68, Bon Homme 82, Elk Point-Jefferson 90, Dakota Valley 98, Ethan-Parkston 106, Vermillion 144, Lennox 166, Tea Area 190.
    Argus Leader
  • SAN FRANCISCO VS DETROIT PREVIEW (ihigh.com)
    Oct 15, 2011
    Detroit has trailed at the half in each of its last three wins, and overcame deficits of 20 and 24 points in rallies past Minnesota ... a San Francisco stop unit that fields three outstanding stuffers in four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick Willis (40 ...
    iHigh
  • Lions, 49ers to tangle in clash of rising teams (9news.com)
    Oct 14, 2011
    Detroit has trailed at the half in each of its last three wins, and overcame deficits of 20 and 24 points in rallies past Minnesota ... a San Francisco stop unit that fields three outstanding stuffers in four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick Willis (40 ...
    9News
  • Lions, 49ers to tangle in clash of rising teams (wkyc.com)
    Oct 14, 2011
    Detroit has trailed at the half in each of its last three wins, and overcame deficits of 20 and 24 points in rallies past Minnesota ... a San Francisco stop unit that fields three outstanding stuffers in four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick Willis (40 ...
    WKYC
  • Twins outright Tolbert, Repko, Slama (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 14, 2011
    The Minnesota Twins have outrighted infielder Matt Tolbert, outfielder Jason Repko, catcher Rene Rivera and right-hander Anthony Slama to Triple-A Rochester to create some room on the 40-man roster. Tolbert, Repko and Rivera all become free agents after ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Young Lions look to stay unbeaten as surging Niners come to Motown (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Oct 14, 2011
    That would be New England's Randy Moss, who scored 23 in 2007, and San Francisco's Jerry Rice ... Lions recover. Detroit 27-20 3 Minnesota Vikings, leading 20-17 with 11:40 to go in the game, faced 4th-and-1 at Detroit 17, looking to put ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • On a collision course for history? (spectatornews.com)
    Oct 14, 2011
    The Packers should have three free wins during this stretch (home versus St. Louis and a home-and-home with Minnesota). Tampa Bay travels to Green Bay in week 11, and even though they were just blown out by San Francisco 48-3, it could still be ...
    Spectator
  • NFL Preview - San Francisco (4-1) at Detroit (5-0) (ET) (bellinghamherald.com)
    Oct 13, 2011
    Detroit has trailed at the half in each of its last three wins, and overcame deficits of 20 and 24 points in rallies past Minnesota ... San Francisco stop unit that fields three outstanding stuffers in four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick ...
    Bellingham Herald
  • USC, Cal embark on different kind of 'Weekender' (dailynews.com)
    Oct 13, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO - Thanks to the aggressive nature of the Pacific ... Kiffin said it wasn't time to overreact after the Trojans allowed more than 40 points in back-to-back games for the first time in school history. "We're struggling in the red ...
    Los Angeles Daily News
  • Peterson, Willis, Crosby earn NFC weekly awards (fox40.com)
    Oct 12, 2011
    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, and Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby have been named the NFC's top players for Week 5 of the NFL season. Peterson earned the offensive award ...
    Fox40
  • Column: Small market playoffs a tough sell (finance.yahoo.com)
    Oct 12, 2011
    The Minnesota Twins got so carried away with ... and Steelers outdrew Game 4 of the World Series between Texas and San Francisco. World Series games that just 25 years ago might draw 40 to 50 million viewers a night now struggle to draw a third of that.
    Yahoo Finance
  • 49ers work out WRs Chris Chambers, Brian Finneran (profootball.scout.com)
    Oct 11, 2011
    Besides working out former Pro Bowl wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh today, the San Francisco 49ers also worked out former ... 2009 to a five-year $40 million contract with $15 million guaranteed. He had also been courted by the Minnesota Vikings.
    Scout.com
  • Patriots face first NFC team with a visit from Dallas (patriots.com)
    Oct 11, 2011
    The Patriots were 4-0 against the NFC last season, beating Minnesota (28-18) and Green Bay (31-27 ... which would be his second season with 40 or more touchdowns. He had an NFL-record 50 touchdowns in 2007. Brady currently has an NFL record of 30 straight ...
    New England Patriots
  • Records 1 - 30 of 36 (sfgate.com)
    Oct 11, 2011
    He worked at the Hyatt Regency for more than 40 years. He is survived by his son Jerry Lou (Lisa), daughter Jeannie Lou and her husband... Michael Mak Founder and CEO of BCODE Inc. passed away peacefully on October 4, 2011 in San Francisco.
    San Francisco Gate
  • Harbaugh and How the 49ers Were Built (fifthdown.blogs.nytimes.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    From 1983 to 1998, the San Francisco 49ers won at least 10 games each season ... 4-8 19.6 28.2 -8.6 2008 5-7 26.2 27.4 -1.2 2009 8-5 35.5 26.5 +9.0 2010 12-1 40.3 17.4 +22.9 Just as amazing as the success Harbaugh achieved was the way in ...
    New York Times Blogs
  • Kiffin hopes for defensive improvement (dailytrojan.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    It also marked the first time in program history they had ever surrendered more than 40 points in consecutive weeks ... practice hours will help them as they travel to San Francisco on Wednesday for a nationally televised game against California ...
    Daily Trojan
  • Big 1st period carries Islanders to 1st win (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    The New York Islanders showed very little over the final 40 minutes against the Minnesota Wild. Luckily for them, they were dominant enough in the first period to escape with their first win of the season. Andrew MacDonald and Frans Nielsen scored early ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Big 1st period carries Islanders to 1st win (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    The New York Islanders showed very little over the final 40 minutes against the Minnesota Wild. Luckily for them, they were dominant enough in the first period to escape with their first win of the season. Andrew MacDonald and Frans Nielsen scored early ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Big 1st period carries Islanders to 1st win (sfexaminer.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    The New York Islanders showed very little over the final 40 minutes against the Minnesota Wild. Luckily for them, they were dominant enough in the first period to escape with their first win of the season. Andrew MacDonald and Frans Nielsen scored early ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • NFL roundup: Michael Vick's 4 picks doom Eagles; Packers rally (freep.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    Vick went 26-for-40 for 315 yards passing and two touchdowns ... and threw for another after replacing Kyle Orton to start the third quarter. SAN FRANCISCO 48, TAMPA BAY 3: Alex Smith threw two of his three touchdown passes to Vernon Davis ...
    Detroit Free Press
  • San Francisco 49ers notebook: Team is in good hands with Carlos Rogers (mercurynews.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    The Arizona Cardinals fell to 1-4, losing to the host Minnesota Vikings 34-10 ... Jean Francois estimated he played about 30 to 40 snaps, but that was probably high. He came out when the Buccaneers went to pass-oriented personnel; they had ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Sunday’s NFL summaries (spokesman.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    RUSHING—Green Bay, Starks 12-40, Grant 7-18, Rodgers 1-(minus 1 ... Adrian Peterson powered in for three first-quarter touchdowns to build a lead large enough even Minnesota couldn’t lose it, and the Vikings earned their first victory ...
    The Spokesman-Review
  • San Francisco 49ers notebook: Team is in good hands with Carlos Rogers (mercurynews.com)
    Oct 10, 2011
    The Arizona Cardinals fell to 1-4, losing to the host Minnesota Vikings 34-10 ... Jean Francois estimated he played about 30 to 40 snaps, but that was probably high. He came out when the Buccaneers went to pass-oriented personnel; they had ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • NFL This Week Pack back in Georgia Dome against Falcons (thetandd.com)
    Oct 9, 2011
    Also Sunday, it's Tampa Bay at San Francisco, the New York Jets at New England ... Cincinnati at Jacksonville, Arizona at Minnesota, and Kansas City at Indianapolis. Off this week are Baltimore (3-1), Cleveland (2-2), Dallas (2-2), Miami (0-4), St ...
    Times and Democrat
  • Packers back in Georgia Dome against Falcons (huskerextra.com)
    Oct 8, 2011
    Also Sunday, it's Tampa Bay at San Francisco, the New York Jets at New England ... Cincinnati at Jacksonville, Arizona at Minnesota, and Kansas City at Indianapolis. Off this week are Baltimore (3-1), Cleveland (2-2), Dallas (2-2), Miami (0-4), St ...
    HuskerExtra.com
  • Packers back in Georgia Dome against Falcons (huffingtonpost.com)
    Oct 8, 2011
    Also Sunday, it's Tampa Bay at San Francisco, the New York Jets at New England ... Cincinnati at Jacksonville, Arizona at Minnesota, and Kansas City at Indianapolis. Off this week are Baltimore (3-1), Cleveland (2-2), Dallas (2-2), Miami ...
    Huffingtonpost.com
  • Packers back in Georgia Dome against Falcons (sports.yahoo.com)
    Oct 8, 2011
    Also Sunday, it’s Tampa Bay at San Francisco, the New York Jets at New England ... Cincinnati at Jacksonville, Arizona at Minnesota, and Kansas City at Indianapolis. Off this week are Baltimore (3-1), Cleveland (2-2), Dallas (2-2), Miami (0-4), St ...
    YAHOO!
  • A capsule look at the Tigers-Rangers matchup in the AL championship series (orlandosentinel.com)
    Oct 8, 2011
    Texas then beat the Yankees in a six-game AL championship series before losing to San Francisco in the World Series in five ... no strikeouts in seven innings. ... Cruz was 15 for 40 (.375) with 5 HRs, 5 doubles and 8 RBIs in the AL playoffs ...
    Orlando Sentinel
  • 49ers, Buccaneers each vie to continue winning ways (fox40.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    The Buccaneers were able to get away with some mistakes in earlier wins against Minnesota and Indianapolis, two teams that are in tatters at the moment, but may not be so fortunate against an opportunistic San Francisco squad.
    Fox40
  • A capsule look at the Tigers and Rangers in ALCS (news.yahoo.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    Texas then beat the Yankees in a six-game AL championship series before losing to San Francisco in the World Series in five ... runs with no strikeouts in seven innings. ... Cruz was 15 for 40 (.375) with 5 HRs, 5 doubles and 8 RBIs in the AL playoffs ...
    YAHOO!
  • A capsule look at the Tigers-Rangers matchup in the AL championship series (sun-sentinel.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    Texas then beat the Yankees in a six-game AL championship series before losing to San Francisco in the World Series in five ... no strikeouts in seven innings. ... Cruz was 15 for 40 (.375) with 5 HRs, 5 doubles and 8 RBIs in the AL playoffs ...
    Sun Sentinel
  • Penn State honors 24 as Alumni Fellows (live.psu.edu)
    Oct 7, 2011
    Simbeck '69, partner and vice president of technology of SFA Pacific Inc. (San Francisco); -- D. Brooks Smith '76g ... executive medical director for the University of Minnesota Physicians Cardiovascular Service Line, director of the Interventional ...
    Digital Collegian
  • NFL PREVIEW: This Skins Are Off This Week, But There's Plenty Else to See (wmal.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    Also Sunday, it's Tampa Bay at San Francisco, the New York Jets at New England ... Cincinnati at Jacksonville, Arizona at Minnesota, and Kansas City at Indianapolis. Off this week are Baltimore (3-1), Cleveland (2-2), Dallas (2-2), Miami ...
    630 WMAL
  • Keys to winning the 2011 ALCS (fox40.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    After beating the New York Yankees to advance to their first ALCS last year, the Rangers' magical run ended with a loss to the San Francisco Giants in the ... mid- August acquisition of Young from Minnesota. Young, who hits in front of Miguel ...
    Fox40
  • NBA Fantasy Team Analysis: The Minnesota Timberwolves (dimemag.com)
    Oct 7, 2011
    What can one say about the Minnesota Timberwolves that David Kahn already hasn ... 2.5 TO - Wes Johnson, SG/SF (Rd. 13+): 40% FG, 70% FT, 9.5 Pts, 3 Reb, 1.5 Ast, 0.5 Stl, 0.7 Blk, 1.5 TO - How the likely timeshare at PG between Ridnour and Rubio plays ...
    Dime Magazine
  • Superpower rising out of Texas (espn.go.com)
    Oct 6, 2011
    losing the World Series in five relatively easy games to the San Francisco Giants, but their hard-fought quest for long-term legitimacy was less assured. But nearly a year after the Rangers' greatest of their 40 seasons since moving from ...
    ESPN.com
  • Smoking can kill 40 mn more people (dailypioneer.com)
    Oct 5, 2011
    The study, led by Sanjay Basu from the University of California, San Francisco, used a maths model to determine the effect of smoking on future TB rates, the BMJ (British Medical Journal) reports. It shows that from 2010 to 2050 smoking could lead to 40 ...
    Daily Pioneer
  • Smoking can kill 40 mn more people (dailypioneer.com)
    Oct 5, 2011
    The study, led by Sanjay Basu from the University of California, San Francisco, used a maths model to determine the effect of smoking on future TB rates, the BMJ (British Medical Journal) reports. It shows that from 2010 to 2050 smoking could lead to 40 ...
    Daily Pioneer
  • Smoking can kill 40 mn more people (keralanext.com)
    Oct 5, 2011
    The study, led by Sanjay Basu from the University of California, San Francisco, used a maths model to determine the effect of smoking on future TB rates, the BMJ (British Medical Journal) reports. It shows that from 2010 to 2050 smoking could lead to 40 ...
    Kerala Next
  • Smoking can kill 40 mn more people (newkerala.com)
    Oct 5, 2011
    The study, led by Sanjay Basu from the University of California, San Francisco, used a maths model to determine the effect of smoking on future TB rates, the BMJ (British Medical Journal) reports. It shows that from 2010 to 2050 smoking could lead to 40 ...
    New Kerala
  • Minnesota forced to punt (jsonline.com)
    Oct 5, 2011
    Green Bay — When Round 1 of the Minnesota-Green ... game-winner against San Francisco, before catching four for 18 yards in Pittsburgh. "He's kind of a slightly built guy," the scout said. "More of a 4.55 guy now (in the 40-yard dash).
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • Matzek's NFL Power Rankings: Week 5 (620wtmj.com)
    Oct 4, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO 49ers - I never would have thought this team could ... CLEVELAND BROWNS - Colt McCoy had 61 pass attempts against the Titans. He completed 40, yet the Browns scored just 13 points. 23 (24). ARIZONA CARDINALS - RB Beanie Wells had a career ...
    Newsradio 620
  • Patriots return home to face the Jets (patriots.com)
    Oct 4, 2011
    The Patriots wore throwback uniforms two times in 2010, beating Minnesota at home, 28-14 ... record for most touchdowns in a season by a tight end is 13 by Vernon Davis (SF) in 2009 and Antonio Gates (SD) in 2004. Gronkowski last season set the franchise ...
    New England Patriots
  • NFL Today (Oct. 4) (demingheadlight.com)
    Oct 4, 2011
    Michael Vick, Eagles, threw for a career-high 416 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 75 yards in Philadelphia's 24-23 loss to San Francisco ... Eli Manning, Giants, was 27 of 40 for 371 yards and two touchdowns in New York's 31-27 win ...
    Deming Headlight
  • Inside slant: Reeling Eagles must protect Michael Vick (usatoday.com)
    Oct 4, 2011
    San Francisco tight end Vernon Davis called his team's comeback ... Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of Bill Belichick's trade of Moss to Minnesota. Since then, the New England Patriots are 14-3, including their 28-21 playoff loss ...
    USA Today
  • NFL kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October (nfl.com)
    Oct 3, 2011
    A Kansas City Chiefs player wears pink shoes for breast cancer awareness during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday ... hand in the Eagles' game against San Francisco. In San Diego, the Chargers had ...
    NFL
  • NFL Today, Week 4 (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Oct 3, 2011
    Michael Vick, Eagles, threw for a career-high 416 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 75 yards in Philadelphia's 24-23 loss to San Francisco ... Eli Manning, Giants, was 27 of 40 for 371 yards and two touchdowns in New York's 31-27 ...
    NBC Sports
  • Manning, Giants Rally to Beat the Arizona Cardinals 31-27 (bleacherreport.com)
    Oct 3, 2011
    Manning finished the day 27 for 40 with 321 yards passing ... score 21 points in the fourth quarter and now are 1-3 and two games behind the surprising San Francisco 49ers in the NFC West. The Cardinals had 11 penalties for over 100 yards, and that ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Rodgers' brilliance, Lions' thrills make NFC North a force to beware (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Oct 2, 2011
    With 25 minutes to play last week, they trailed at Minnesota by 20. With 25 minutes to play ... He did that Sunday in Philadelphia's 24-23 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. After 16 quarters, they're tied, 101-101, in points scored with the ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Inside slant: Reeling Eagles must protect Michael Vick (usatoday.com)
    Oct 2, 2011
    San Francisco tight end Vernon Davis called his team's comeback ... Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of Bill Belichick's trade of Moss to Minnesota. Since then, the New England Patriots are 14-3, including their 28-21 playoff loss ...
    USA Today
  • NFL Picks 4: Nothing but the blues for St. Louis (blogs.mcall.com)
    Oct 2, 2011
    PHILADELPHIA (-8.5) 34, San Francisco 13 -- Over the 44.5 -- I actually hope the ... the 43 -- But I wouldn't mind having Ryan Fitzpatrick come back to the Rams.  Minnesota (1.5) 23, KANSAS CITY 12 -- Under the 40 -- This matchup reminds me of Super ...
    Eagles Insiders (blog)
  • The matchup, Week 4: Cowboys competition, but don't stack up against Detroit Lions (mlive.com)
    Oct 2, 2011
    The NFL has made the kickoff return obsolete by moving kickoffs to the 40 ... to beat Minnesota at the Metrodome. Dallas gave up 17 fourth-quarter points to fall to the Jets in New York, beaten the 49ers by three in overtime in San Francisco ...
    MLive.com
  • Yankees' farm team to play 2012 home games on road (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 30, 2011
    home of the Minnesota Twins' Triple-A affiliate, the Red Wings. Red Wings general manager Dan Mason says the Yankees had hoped to find one temporary home while Scranton's PNC Field gets a $40 million makeover, but that didn't work out. The remaining 35 ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Unbeaten Lions ready for challenge from Cowboys (foxnews.com)
    Sep 30, 2011
    That run appeared to be in some serious jeopardy after the Lions fell behind by 20 points at halftime of last Sunday's clash with longtime nemesis Minnesota ... in Dallas' Week 2 battle at San Francisco to lead a surge of 13 unanswered points ...
    FOX News
  • Equal Exchange Launches 5th Annual Reverse Trick-or-Treat Halloween Drive to End Forced Child Labor in Cocoa Countries (csrwire.com)
    Sep 30, 2011
    The campaign to raise awareness that there is a Fair Trade alternative to child labor is a join initiative of the San Francisco, CA-based human rights ... as well as in Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, Texas, and Washington. “When the leading chocolate ...
    CSR Wire
  • This date in baseball: Sept. 29 (kansascity.com)
    Sep 29, 2011
    1986: Minnesota’s Bert Blyleven broke ... Rockies hit his 40th homer in a 12-3 victory at San Francisco. He combined with teammates Andres Galarraga (47 homers) and Ellis Burks (40) to form the first 40-homer trio on one team since the 1973 ...
    Kansas City Star
  • Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys (stats.washingtonpost.com)
    Sep 28, 2011
    The Lions' 20-0 deficit at halftime last week in Minnesota might have seemed like more of the ... a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter for a 27-24 overtime win at San Francisco on Sept. 18, and Dan Bailey kicked three of his six field ...
    Washington Post
  • Flint Southwestern grad Mark Ingram's New Orleans Saints No. 2 in ESPN Week 4 NFL Power Rankings (mlive.com)
    Sep 27, 2011
    FLINT, Michigan — Powered by a 40-33 win Sunday over the Houston Texans ... despite a 13-8 loss Sunday to the San Francisco 49ers. Skuta, a Flint Carman-Ainsworth grad and former Grand Valley State standout, had a season-high four tackles ...
    MLive.com
  • NFL team visits children’s hospital, Boys & Girls Club (vindy.com)
    Sep 27, 2011
    More than 40 people waited with anticipation Monday at Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley for the arrival of the San Francisco 49ers ... offense visited the Boardman hospital. Being a Minnesota Vikings fan didn’t stop one boy from ...
    Vindy.com
  • Vikings have mastered losing big leads (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    In the second half, Minnesota has been outscored 67-6 and has an 0-3 record ... the Texans wasted a 26-17 fourth-quarter edge and fell 40-33. There is no shame in losing to the Saints. There is much concern when a team stops pressing the issue, especially ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Vick injures hand in rough day for QBs (cbsnews.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    It remains unclear whether he will be able to play this Sunday against San Francisco. Vick not only was ... New England 31; New Orleans 40, Houston 33; Detroit 26, Minnesota 23 in overtime; Pittsburgh 23, Indianapolis 20; Tennessee 17, Denver ...
    CBS News
  • NFL Rdp: Rough day physically for QBs in Week 3 (sports.yahoo.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    New Orleans 40, Houston 33; Detroit 26, Minnesota 23 in overtime; Pittsburgh 23, Indianapolis 20; Tennessee 17, Denver 14; Carolina 16, Jacksonville 10; San Diego 20, Kansas City 17; Seattle 13, Arizona 10; Cleveland 17, Miami 16; and San Francisco 13 ...
    YAHOO!
  • Jets Lose First Game of Season to Raiders; Giants Beat Eagles, Bills Win (bloomberg.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    The Detroit Lions are 3-0 for the first time since 1980 after erasing a 20-0 first-half deficit to beat the Minnesota Vikings 26-23 in ... Also in Week 3, it was San Francisco 13, Cincinnati 8; Cleveland 17, Miami 16; Tennessee 17, Denver ...
    Bloomberg
  • No joke: Bills, Lions are 3-0 (philly.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    Forget Dallas, New York, Miami or San Francisco. The most glamorous places to be in the ... Sunday belonged to the other quarterback - Buffalo's Ryan Fitzpatrick, who went 27 of 40 for 369 yards and two touchdowns. Dating to 1950, the Bills ...
    Philadelphia Daily News
  • 2011 NFL Week 3 Scores, Results, odds winners and fantasy football leaders (examiner.com)
    Sep 26, 2011
    Can the Detroit Lions finally win in Minnesota ... Bengals -2.5 San Francisco 49rs -- SF. Wins 13-8. New England Patriots -9 Buffalo Bills -- BUFFALO! 34-31 New Orleans Saints -3.5 Houston Texans -- Saints win 40-33. Philadelphia Eagles (-4) NY.
    Examiner
  • No joke: Bills, Lions are 3-0 (philly.com)
    Sep 25, 2011
    Forget Dallas, New York, Miami or San Francisco. The most glamorous places to be in the ... Sunday belonged to the other quarterback - Buffalo's Ryan Fitzpatrick, who went 27 of 40 for 369 yards and two touchdowns. Dating to 1950, the Bills became the ...
    Philadelphia Daily News
  • Week 3 NFL Picks: No softballs to distract this time (blogs.mcall.com)
    Sep 25, 2011
    MINNESOTA (+3.5) 24, Detroit 20 -- Under the 45 -- Lions are vastly improved, but Tigers are still Detroit's best team. San Francisco (+2.5) 30, CINCINNATI 20 -- Over the 40.5 -- 49ers are the NFC West's best team, which means they're still only ...
    Eagles Insiders (blog)
  • NDSU heads home happy after 37-24 win at Minnesota (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 25, 2011
    The Bison have built-in motivation any time they face Minnesota, no matter how overmatched an FCS team ... of NDSU's roster — returned an interception of Max Shortell's heave 40 yards for a touchdown to seal the game. On the final play of the first ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • First Avenue wins national musicians poll (startribune.com)
    Sep 24, 2011
    A random group of 40 hard-touring musicians from around the country confirmed ... It beat out such other legendary performance spaces as the Troubadour in Los Angeles, the Fillmore in San Francisco and Denver's Red Rocks Amphitheater.
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Angels beat A's to climb within 2 1/2 of wild card (nwitimes.com)
    Sep 24, 2011
    It's the first time the 29-year-old right-hander has won four consecutive decisions since a 5-0 stretch in 2003 as a rookie with the San Francisco Giants ... which he had in 2001 with Minnesota _ his first full big league season.
    NWI.com
  • Doc Talk: NFL Week 3 injury analysis (msn.foxsports.com)
    Sep 24, 2011
    Jock to Doc Take: Edwards had surgery on his right knee this past week, and the 49ers gave no timetable for Edward’s return, according to the San Francisco 49ers ... for Sunday’s game in Minnesota. Jock to Doc Take: Foster continues ...
    FOXSports.com
  • Best Bets: Host Chargers' talent too much for lowly Chiefs (democratandchronicle.com)
    Sep 23, 2011
    The Chargers beat Minnesota in Week 1 but squandered too many scoring ... who'll be making his first NFL start. San Francisco 30, CINCINNATI (-3) 27. Quarterback Alex Smith is off to a surprisingly good start for the 49ers and could be the ...
    Democrat and Chronicle
  • Meg Whitman replaces Léo Apotheker as CEO at HP (sfgate.com)
    Sep 23, 2011
    "She's going to be heavily scrutinized," said Shaw Wu, an analyst at Sterne, Agee & Leach in San Francisco. "She doesn't have the ... Internet auctioneer with a market value of about $40 billion. She took the company public and pioneered e ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Charley Walters: Minnesota Twins planning on getting healthy, starting with Joe Mauer (twincities.com)
    Sep 23, 2011
    "Rick Bayless broke off a 40-yard ... a member of Minnesota's Distinguished Alumni group. "And it allows us to watch them on a regular basis." Former Gophers Cole DeVries and Seth Rosin will pitch for the Twins' and San Francisco Giants' clubs ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Gabbert vs. Newton shows the thinking on young QBs has changed (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Sep 22, 2011
    So to see Gabbert join Newton and Dalton in the ranks of rookie starting quarterbacks -- with Tennessee's Jake Locker, Minnesota's Christian Ponder and San Francisco's Colin ... Cam threw over 40 times in each game (actually, 37 and 46), and ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Gabbert vs. Newton shows the thinking on young QBs has changed (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    So to see Gabbert join Newton and Dalton in the ranks of rookie starting quarterbacks -- with Tennessee's Jake Locker, Minnesota's Christian Ponder and San Francisco's Colin ... Cam threw over 40 times in each game (actually, 37 and 46), and ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • UC Berkeley graduates are freed from Iran prison after more than two years (mercurynews.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    "The internal politics in Iran seem to have had a total choke hold on (Bauer and Fattal) and so today's news is such a welcome relief," said Sandy Close, executive director of New America Media in San Francisco, where Bauer worked as a freelance ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Duluth Metals Announces Twin Metals Minnesota Contract with Bechtel for Project Prefeasibility Study (stockhouse.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    Bechtel is a privately owned engineering, construction and project management group headquartered in San Francisco, with offices throughout ... staff with key personnel re-locating to St. Paul, Minnesota. Antofagasta has a 40% interest in Twin Metals ...
    Stockhouse
  • Duluth Metals Announces Twin Metals Minnesota Contract with Bechtel for Project Prefeasibility Study (stockhouse.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    Bechtel is a privately owned engineering, construction and project management group headquartered in San Francisco, with offices throughout ... staff with key personnel re-locating to St. Paul, Minnesota. Antofagasta has a 40% interest in Twin Metals ...
    Stockhouse
  • NFL Week 3 Top Play vs. Spread: Chiefs (+15) at San Diego Chargers? You Bet! (bleacherreport.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    then defeated San Francisco 41-0 on the way to the playoffs. The next season Kansas City got off to a slow start once again, scoring three and 10 points in the first two games. They won the third game over Minnesota, then defeated San Diego, on the road ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • Carp has 5 hits, Mariners beat Twins 5-4 (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 21, 2011
    The Twins loaded the bases with no outs in the ninth against closer Brandon League, but League managed to convert his 35th save in 40 chances on a strikeout and ... Brian Duensing (9-14) gave up one run in relief for Minnesota. Seattle got the key hit ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 10 Steps to a Better Library Interior: Tips That Don't Have To Cost a Lot | Library by Design (libraryjournal.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    Consider what a simple move such as removing the doors and reorganizing the fixtures could do to create a more welcoming area, as in this mock-up for a study in the Bayport Public Library, MN. Suggested changes include paint (40¢/sf), door and ...
    Library Journal
  • Romo gets a hard-earned measure of redemption (charlotteobserver.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    And a mid-September rally over a rebuilding San Francisco squad that isn't pegged as a serious ... trade what they've presently got under center for a player with a 40-23 regular-season record as a starter who's taken the Cowboys to the playoffs ...
    CharlotteObserver.com
  • Senior Power… Where's the Lavender Soap? (berkeleydailyplanet.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    the September 17 San Francisco Chronicle carries an encouraging report of ... It has been estimated that only 30% to 40% of sounds in the English language are distinguishable in most English dialects from sight alone. The phrase "where there's ...
    Berkeley Daily Planet
  • Morneau out for rest of season (hutchnews.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    Minnesota's Justin Morneau won't play again this season ... is scheduled to throw off a mound today in Miami. Giants - San Francisco activated closer Brian Wilson from the 15-day disabled list. Wilson was placed on the disabled list Aug. 21 ...
    Hutchinson News
  • NFL Today, Week 2 (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    Tom Brady, Patriots, was 31 for 40 for 423 yards and three TDs in New England's ... Tony Romo, Cowboys, was 20 of 33 for 345 yards with 2 TDs in Dallas' 27-24 OT win over San Francisco. - Matt Hasselbeck, Titans, finished 30 of 42 for 358 ...
    NBC Sports
  • Kill returns from seizure, Minnesota wins 29-23 (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 17, 2011
    Kill became animated as he followed the official about 40 yards up the sideline, barking in his ear and pumping his fist as he argued his point. After Chris Hawthorne's 26-yard field goal gave Minnesota a 16-10 lead out of the break, Dysert hit Chris ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Brewers' 6-3 win eliminates Reds from playoffs (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 17, 2011
    He has converted 40 in a row, a club record ... Bert Blyleven gave up a major-league record 50 homers for Minnesota in 1986. Jose Lima set the NL record by allowing 48 in 2000 with Houston. ... Reds C Ryan Hanigan was unavailable because of back spasms.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Records-a-plenty on NFL Opening weekend (jamaicaobserver.com)
    Sep 16, 2011
    the second-most on opening weekend and tied for the ninth-most in a single week in NFL history - 3 kickoff-return touchdowns of at least 100 yards - Green Bay's Randall Cobb (108), Minnesota's Percy Harvin (103) and San Francisco's Ted Ginn Jr ...
    Jamaica Observer
  • Angels' starting pitching could make them dangerous in playoffs (latimes.com)
    Sep 16, 2011
    They are why the Angels, who for most of the last decade were built more for the demands of a grueling 162-game schedule, seem better suited this season for a short series, much like the pitching-rich, power-poor San Francisco Giants were during ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • Angels' starting pitching could make them dangerous in playoffs (latimes.com)
    Sep 16, 2011
    They are why the Angels, who for most of the last decade were built more for the demands of a grueling 162-game schedule, seem better suited this season for a short series, much like the pitching-rich, power-poor San Francisco Giants were during ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • Ted Ginn Jr. slashes coverage units (espn.go.com)
    Sep 15, 2011
    But Ted Ginn Jr. insisted he was neither bitter nor angry at the San Francisco 49ers for essentially forcing ... Ginn broke one for 102 yards. Minnesota's Percy Harvin took one 103 yards. Green Bay rookie Randall Cobb busted his for 108 yards.
    ESPN.com
  • DUMB IN ALABAMA: COLLEGE PRESIDENTS HAVE DIPLOMA MILL DEGREES (american-reporter.com)
    Sep 15, 2011
    Like Columbia Pacific University, San Francisco University (SFU ... Jo Sorensen of Bluestem">http://www.bluestemprairie.com/">Bluestem Prairie, a respected Minnesota-based progressive Web site. Perhaps more disturbing than Alabama's two-year colleges ...
    American Reporter
  • Minn's Kill still in hospital, expected out soon (sfexaminer.com)
    Sep 15, 2011
    Minnesota coach Jerry Kill has not yet returned to the team ... Claeys said Wednesday he spoke with Kill for 40 minutes about the game plan the night before. Claeys said Kill remained hospitalized, but that he sounded "roaring and ready to go."
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 2011 Fantasy Football WR Rankings – Week 2 (elitestv.com)
    Sep 14, 2011
    . Here’s the LestersLegends’ Week 2 2001 fantasy football wide receiver rankings. . 1.  Calvin Johnson, Detroit Tigers:  When Matthew Stafford is clicking, Megatron is nearly impossible to cover. . 2.  Andre Johnson @ Miami:  After getting shredded ...
    Elites TV
  • Week 1 brought many fresh starts, but not everyone took advantage (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Sep 13, 2011
    But Ginn's fourth-quarter heroics on Sunday came on behalf of San Francisco, where he's starting his second ... matching their total of 40-yard-plus pass plays for all of 2010. Same Old, Same Old ... • Donovan McNabb-- Has anyone in recent ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Week 1 brought many fresh starts, but not everyone took advantage (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Sep 12, 2011
    But Ginn's fourth-quarter heroics on Sunday came on behalf of San Francisco, where he's starting his second ... matching their total of 40-yard-plus pass plays for all of 2010. Same Old, Same Old ... • Donovan McNabb-- Has anyone in recent ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Giants 8, Dodgers 1 (fox40.com)
    Sep 12, 2011
    Madison Bumgarner matched the longest winning streak of his career as the San Francisco Giants cruised to an 8-1 win over the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. Bumgarner (11-12) won his fourth straight start while giving up one run and ...
    Fox40
  • Seattle Seahawks at San Francisco 49ers (stats.nypost.com)
    Sep 11, 2011
    Jackson was joined in Seattle by receiver Sidney Rice, who also left Minnesota to sign ... "He's a big-time playmaker." San Francisco has won the last two home meetings with Seattle, taking last year's matchup at Candlestick Park 40-21 on Dec. 12.
    New York Post
  • Minnesota Vikings at San Diego Chargers (stats.nypost.com)
    Sep 11, 2011
    (AP) -- Poor starts doomed the San Diego Chargers and Minnesota Vikings to disappointing seasons ... 14 receptions with three touchdowns - all coming in a Week 15 rout of San Francisco. While the offense is looking to remain among the best in the NFL ...
    New York Post
  • Chargers face Peterson 4 years after 296-yard game (chippewa.com)
    Sep 11, 2011
    Four seasons is a long time in the NFL, and the Chargers would like to think that’s not going to happen again when they open the season Sunday by hosting Peterson, Donovan McNabb and the rest of the Minnesota ... away from the San Francisco 49ers to ...
    Chippewa Herald
  • 49ers Scouting Report vs. Seattle (sacbee.com)
    Sep 11, 2011
    Rewind: In Week 14 last season, Alex Smith posted a career-high 130.5 passer rating, throwing for 255 yards and three touchdowns in San Francisco's 40-21 blowout win ... Darrell Bevell comes from Minnesota, where he had great success with ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • Dan Haren's masterpiece leads Angels to 6-0 win over Yankees (latimes.com)
    Sep 11, 2011
    This is why some think the Angels can be as dangerous in the postseason as San Francisco was last fall ... who drove in game-winning runs Wednesday night against Minnesota and Friday night against the Yankees, followed with an RBI double ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • 49ers to kick off Harbaugh era against re-tooled Seahawks (sportsnetwork.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    Seattle cruised to a 31-6 rout of the 49ers at Qwest Field during Week 1 of the 2010 campaign, with San Francisco turning the tables with a 40-21 home victory in December ... and struggled during his stay with Minnesota. One thing that will make his ...
    Sports Network
  • 49ers to kick off Harbaugh era against re-tooled Seahawks (canada.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    Seattle cruised to a 31-6 rout of the 49ers at Qwest Field during Week 1 of the 2010 campaign, with San Francisco turning the tables with a 40-21 home victory in December ... and struggled during his stay with Minnesota. One thing that will make his ...
    Calgary Herald
  • Giants, Redskins to battle in day of remembrance (fox40.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    McNabb was traded to Minnesota for a late-round draft pick in July after ... David Baas replaces O'Hara at center after coming over from San Francisco as the team's only notable free-agent signing. Giants Pro Bowl defensive end Osi Umenyiora ...
    Fox40
  • Twitter now has 100 mn users worldwide (hindustantimes.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    Dick Costolo, the social networking website's chief executive, said at Twitter's headquarters in San Francisco that more than half of the 100 million users log in each day. Around 40 percent simply read the site, without tweeting themselves ...
    Hindustan Times
  • Twitter now has 100 mn users worldwide (economictimes.indiatimes.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    Dick Costolo, the social networking website's chief executive, said at Twitter's headquarters in San Francisco that more than half of the 100 million users log in each day. Around 40 percent simply read the site, without tweeting themselves ...
    Economic Times
  • Manning Shows Value in Vegas as Colts Super Bowl Odds Slide Due to Injury (bloomberg.com)
    Sep 9, 2011
    Peyton Manning this weekend will miss a game for the first time in his 14-year National Football League career. His injury puts the Indianapolis Colts in similarly unfamiliar territory: off oddsmakers’ lists of Super Bowl favorites. The status ...
    Bloomberg
  • 2011 Seahawks preview: A look at the NFC West (heraldnet.com)
    Sep 8, 2011
    Goings: S Oshiomogho Atogwe (Washington), LB Larry Grant (San Francisco), OG John Greco (Cleveland), TE ... Pete Carroll (second year with Seahawks, 40-40 in five NFL seasons) Last year: 7-9 (won NFC West, lost in divisional round of playoffs ...
    Everett Herald
  • NFL Preview - Seattle (0-0) at San Francisco (0-0) (ET) (charlotteobserver.com)
    Sep 8, 2011
    Seattle cruised to a 31-6 rout of the 49ers at Qwest Field during Week 1 of the 2010 campaign, with San Francisco turning the tables with a 40-21 home victory in ... and struggled during his stay with Minnesota. One thing that will make his ...
    CharlotteObserver.com
  • Yahoo CEO Bartz fired (biz.bdnews24.com)
    Sep 8, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO, Sep 07 (bdnews24.com/Reuters ... Yahoo is currently worth about $16 billion, with much of that ascribed to its roughly 40 percent stake in China's Alibaba, the parent company of websites including Alibaba.com and Taobao.
    Bangladesh News 24 hours
  • San Diego vs. Minnesota (cbssports.com)
    Sep 8, 2011
    Poor starts doomed the San Diego Chargers and Minnesota Vikings to disappointing seasons in ... and 14 receptions with three touchdowns - all coming in a Week 15 rout of San Francisco. While the offense is looking to remain among the best in the NFL ...
    CBS Sports
  • San Francisco vs. Seattle (cbssports.com)
    Sep 7, 2011
    Jackson was joined in Seattle by receiver Sidney Rice, who also left Minnesota to ... big-time playmaker." San Francisco has won the last two home meetings with Seattle, taking last year's matchup at Candlestick Park 40-21 on Dec. 12.
    CBS Sports
  • San Francisco vs. Seattle (cbssports.com)
    Sep 7, 2011
    Jackson was joined in Seattle by receiver Sidney Rice, who also left Minnesota to ... big-time playmaker." San Francisco has won the last two home meetings with Seattle, taking last year's matchup at Candlestick Park 40-21 on Dec. 12.
    CBS Sports
  • Feds' Push For Medicaid 'Transparency' Irks States; Minn. Chips Away At Fraud; Kansas Seeks More Assisted Living (kaiserhealthnews.org)
    Sep 6, 2011
    Minnesota Public Radio: Medicaid Fraud Investigators May ... awarded to Delta Dental of California by the state Department of Health Care Services. San Francisco-based Delta was selected to administer an estimated $7.3 billion, four-year Denti ...
    Kaiser Health News
  • Elginites to walk white carpet, look for themselves on screen in movie ‘Contagion’ (couriernews.suntimes.com)
    Sep 6, 2011
    Brownfield suggests that those attending order their tickets in advance, either in the theater lobby or online, so they’ll be able to devote attention to the premiere events before the movie screening begins at 7:40. ‘Wanted: An empty hospital ...
    Chicago Sun-Times
  • Feisty Sarah Palin, mum on 2012 bid, promotes plan for change (sanfranciscosentinel.com)
    Sep 4, 2011
    At a rope line after her 40-minute speech at the Tea Party of America rally here ... It was a far different scene three years ago: On an indoor stage in Minnesota, a tamer Palin, carefully primped in a formal beige suit jacket and pearls, introduced ...
    SanFranciscoSentinel.com
  • ServiceSource Expands Executive Team, Names John Boucher Executive Vice President of Global Sales (msnbc.msn.com)
    Sep 2, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA — ServiceSource® (NASDAQ ... a subsidiary of Midway National Bank in St. Paul, MN, where he was responsible for sales of multi-year core banking outsourcing relationships. In support of continued company growth ...
    msnbc.com
  • ServiceSource Expands Executive Team, Names John Boucher Executive Vice President of Global Sales (finance.yahoo.com)
    Sep 2, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire -09/02/11)- ServiceSource® (NASDAQ ... a subsidiary of Midway National Bank in St.   Paul, MN, where he was responsible for sales of multi-year core banking outsourcing relationships. In support of continued company ...
    Yahoo Finance
  • Every big league team is No. 1 at something (usatoday.com)
    Sep 2, 2011
    Maybe line drives just get lost in the open spaces of Coors Field, but this team has given up 40 triples. Detroit ... One team in baseball has no complete games. Guess which. San Francisco. Not that it's done much in catching Arizona, but ...
    USA Today
  • Dixon scores twice in 49ers' 20-17 win (hosted2.ap.org)
    Sep 2, 2011
    host Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings. The Chargers' first-string defense didn't look impressive against the 49ers' running game, allowing 54 yards on the ground on San Francisco's opening drive, which covered 80 yards behind starter Alex Smith.
    Associated Press
  • Lopresti column: Every MLB team is No. 1 at something (stargazette.com)
    Sep 2, 2011
    Maybe line drives just get lost in the open spaces of Coors Field, but this team has given up 40 triples. Detroit ... One team in baseball has no complete games. Guess which. San Francisco. Not that it's done much in catching Arizona, but ...
    Star-Gazette
  • Martial masters: KI Fighting Concepts duo teaching skills to global audience (wenatcheeworld.com)
    Sep 1, 2011
    Simonet serves as a team-building consultant for Actelion Pharmaceuticals, a company in south San Francisco. • Simonet and Hernandez are contributing editors and writers for “Inside Kung-Fu” magazine. • The duo has made over 40 ...
    The Wenatchee World Online
  • Baseball roundup (newsobserver.com)
    Sep 1, 2011
    Miguel Cabrera added two hits and Jose Valverde worked the ninth for his 40th save in 40 chances. Twins 7 ... Sandoval hit consecutive homers in the fourth inning, and San Francisco beat the Chicago Cubs to snap a three-game skid and avoid ...
    Raleigh News & Observer
  • Red Sox top Yankees (amarillo.com)
    Sep 1, 2011
    Miguel Cabrera added two hits and Jose Valverde worked the ninth for his 40th save in 40 chances. ■ Twins 7 ... Giants 4, Cubs 0: At San Francisco, Madison Bumgarner matched his career high with 11 strikeouts, Jeff Keppinger and Pablo Sandoval ...
    Amarillo Globe-Times
  • Rick Perry tops GOP Poll - Mitt Romney has edge against Obama - Quinnipac University Poll (sanfranciscosentinel.com)
    Aug 31, 2011
    Sarah Palin, who has yet to declare her intentions, was at 11%, a statistical dead heat with Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann at 10 ... but Romney has a 46% to 40% lead among independents, according to the poll. Men lean toward Romney, 47% to 43%, while ...
    SanFranciscoSentinel.com
  • 227's YouTube Chili' Michael Chili' Vick 6 yr $100 Million Deal! $40 Million Guaranteed-NFL Mix! (prlog.org)
    Aug 31, 2011
    $40 Million Guaranteed-NFL Mix ... Panthers / New Orleans Saints / Tampa Bay Buccaneers / NFC West * Arizona Cardinals / St. Louis Rams / San Francisco 49ers / Seattle Seahawks Jamaal al-din's hoops 227 (227's youtube michigan chili')-everything basketball ...
    PRLog (free press release)
  • NFL: Lions pick up big preseason victory (theworldlink.com)
    Aug 29, 2011
    Texans 30, 49ers 7: Matt Schaub recovered after throwing an interception on the first play of the game, leading Houston on scoring drives in each of its next three series against rebuilding San Francisco. Bills 35, Jaguars 32, OT: Rian Lindell hit a 40 ...
    World Link
  • Texans' Kubiak says Foster's injury not serious (chron.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    expressed concern about depth in the offensive line and pointed out the importance of young players performing well in the last preseason game at Minnesota. In the first quarter of Saturday's 30-7 victory at San Francisco, Foster aggravated the hamstring ...
    Houston Chronicle
  • McNabb sharp, Vikes fall (thonline.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    Gerald Sensabaugh had an interception and a hand in a special teams touchdown for Dallas, Tony Romo connected often with Dez Bryant, and the Cowboys beat the Minnesota ... San Francisco. Bills 35, Jaguars 32 (OT)-- At Orchard Park, N.Y.: Rian Lindell hit a ...
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald
  • Records 1 - 30 of 86 (sfgate.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    At least 30 flights scheduled to depart San Francisco International Airport to the Northeast today already have been canceled, along with the 40 that didn't leave the airport Saturday. Canceled were flights primarily to... Only in the new Egypt ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • AMERICAN LEAGUE Tigers 6, Twins 4 (timesleader.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    SF—Cairo, Stubbs, Renteria ... shortstop in major league history to reach the mark in four straight seasons, as the Texas beat the Minnesota 10-1. Rodriguez joined Ernie Banks (1957-60) as the only shortstops with four consecutive 40-homer ...
    Times-Leader
  • Cowboys outlast Vikings (post-gazette.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    Gerald Sensabaugh had an interception and a hand in a special-teams touchdown for Dallas, Tony Romo connected often with Dez Bryant, and the Cowboys beat the Minnesota Vikings ... a preseason rout of rebuilding San Francisco. Troy Nolan made two ...
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Texans' offense shows its potential against 49ers (chron.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    The offense controlled the ball for 40 minutes, 36 seconds. They were 2-for-3 in red zone touchdowns. They converted 9-of-15 third-down situations. They had 28 first downs to San Francisco's six ... got to keep working. Minnesota's next, but after ...
    Houston Chronicle
  • NFL Game Capsules (dailypress.com)
    Aug 28, 2011
    Rian Lindell's 40-yard field goal in overtime gave the Bills a 35-32 ... final two home games of the season in alternate venues. Final Score: Houston 30, San Francisco 7 San Francisco, CA (Sports Network) - Star Texans running back Arian Foster ...
    Daily Press
  • This Texans team could be very good (blog.chron.com)
    Aug 27, 2011
    He’s 7-of-8 on field goals, including 5-of-5 outside the 40. The punting game hasn’t been anything special. Returns have to improve. They were best at San Francisco. Because the backups are going to play at Minnesota, the Texans will go into the ...
    Houston Chronicle
  • NFL notes: Texans optimistic that RB Foster is OK (statesman.com)
    Aug 26, 2011
    Ryans did not travel with the team to San Francisco because of an elbow injury. The Texans play at Minnesota on Thursday before trimming the roster to 53 players. New Orleans 40, Oakland 20:Drew Brees threw for 189 yards and led New Orleans to scores on ...
    Austin American-Statesman
  • Steve Jobs quits as Apple CEO (biz.bdnews24.com)
    Aug 26, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES, Aug 25(bdnews24.com/Reuters ... On Wednesday, Apple shares slid to $357.40 in extended trading after a brief halt. They had gained 0.7 percent to close at $376.18 on the Nasdaq. "Investors are very comfortable with Tim Cook ...
    Bangladesh News 24 hours
  • Jim Thome: His major league and Cleveland Indians' all-time rankings; his career timeline (cleveland.com)
    Aug 26, 2011
    4, 1991: Makes his major-league debut, playing third base and going 2-for-4 during the Indians' 8-4 win at Minnesota. Aug. 13 ... 1996, trade for San Francisco Giants All-Star third baseman Matt Williams. May 20, 1997: Signs a contract extension with ...
    Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • Jim Thome traded back to Cleveland (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 26, 2011
    The slugger accepted a trade from Minnesota on Thursday night to return to the Indians ... the five-time All-Star became the eighth player in history to hit 600 homers. The 40-year-old Thome waived a no-trade clause in his contract to clear his return ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Column: Time to deal with drunken fans (moneywatch.bnet.com)
    Aug 25, 2011
    FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 file photo, football fans fight in the stands during a preseason NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and ... A recent University of Minnesota study suggests fans are partying a bit too much.
    CBS MoneyWatch.com (blog)
  • Giants claim Padres closer Bell off waivers; trade not imminent (aol.sportingnews.com)
    Aug 24, 2011
    He came into the 2011 season off consecutive 40-save ... to the San Francisco Giants, it's Brian Wilson's bullpen, it's not mine. I just want to be a part of that," Bell told ESPN Radio. According to ESPN.com's Buster Olney, Minnesota Twins ...
    Sporting News
  • Orioles designate Pie, recall Fox and Angle (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 23, 2011
    Fox takes Pie's spot on the 40-man roster, while he takes an open 25-man roster spot vacated when infielder Blake Davis was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk following Monday's game in Minnesota. Angle appeared in two games in July, going 0 for 7 in his first ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Leinart takes a step back with Texans (sports.yahoo.com)
    Aug 22, 2011
    He knows he can play better.” It sounds as if Leinart will get plenty more chances against San Francisco and Minnesota in the final two preseason games. "He'll play some (at San Francisco on Saturday) and a great deal against Minnesota (Sept.
    YAHOO!
  • 3M to pay $3 million in age discrimination suit (twincities.com)
    Aug 22, 2011
    Age discrimination violates the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act, which protects people ages 40 and older from ... U.S. District Court for Minnesota. The investigation involved coordinated efforts by EEOC's San Francisco, Chicago and New ...
    Pioneer Press
  • Vikings assemble in Bemidji, lay foundation for big upset over Chicago Bears (parkrapidsenterprise.com)
    Aug 22, 2011
    Future Hall of Famer and veteran running back Hugh ‘The King’ McElhenny was taken from San Francisco. There were also players with Minnesota connections picked ... am proud that I was one of the original 40.” The Bears had a winning season in ...
    Park Rapids Enterprise
  • Buy Piramal Glass; target of Rs 190: Unicon Investment (moneycontrol.com)
    Aug 22, 2011
    Its revenue increased to INR 3172 mn, an increase of ... quarter and Pharma and SF&B contributed 22% each of the overall sales. The C&P segment grew by 30% YoY. The premium segment within the C&P segment grew 40% and now contributes to 50% ...
    MoneyControl.com
  • Part I: Vikings assemble in Bemidji, lay foundation for big upset over Chicago Bears (bemidjipioneer.com)
    Aug 21, 2011
    Future Hall of Famer and veteran running back Hugh ‘The King’ McElhenny was taken from San Francisco. There were also players with Minnesota connections picked ... that I was one of the original 40.” The Bears had a winning season in ...
    Bemidji Pioneer
  • Blasts from the past as former Cleveland Indians star Jim Thome joins the 600 club (cleveland.com)
    Aug 19, 2011
    4, 1991: Makes his major-league debut, playing third base and going 2-for-4 during the Indians' 8-4 win at Minnesota. Aug. 13 ... 1996, trade for San Francisco Giants All-Star third baseman Matt Williams. May 20, 1997: Signs a contract extension with ...
    Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • Major League Baseball (bendbulletin.com)
    Aug 18, 2011
    RBIs—Morneau 2 (25), Thome 2 (40), Tosoni 2 (12), D.Young (34), Mi.Cabrera 2 (80), Jh.Peralta (64), Betemit (39). CS—Revere (7). S—Revere, Nishioka, Dirks. SF—D.Young, Betemit. Runners left in scoring position—Minnesota 5 (Mauer ...
    Bend Bulletin
  • Thome joins 600 Club...Jets hockey player dead at 27 (9and10news.com)
    Aug 17, 2011
    DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota slugger Jim Thome (TOH'-mee ... Derek Boogaard died in May from an accidental mix of alcohol and the painkiller oxycodone. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Doctors for a San Francisco Giants fan who was severely beaten outside Dodger ...
    9&10 News
  • The Fall of the Midwest Economic Model (online.wsj.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Today, metro Houston and the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex are both pressing the San Francisco Bay area for the No. 4 spot ... and winning the Illinois and Minnesota governorships by less than 1% of the vote. A region that voted 54%-45% for ...
    Wall Street Journal
  • Thome Belts Two, Joins 600 HR Club (caledonianrecord.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    DETROIT -- Jim Thome hit his 600th home run -- one inning after No. 599 -- and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Detroit ... Freddie Freeman capped a three-run rally against San Francisco closer Brian Wilson in the ninth with a two-run single to lift ...
    Caledonian Record-News
  • PG&E still missing key documents about San Bruno (sfgate.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    PG&E's lack of documentation about the San Bruno section of pipe is repeated at other spots along the 51 miles of the transmission line running from the South Bay to San Francisco ... the pipe is buried for more than 40 miles of its course.
    San Francisco Gate
  • Jim Thome hits 600th homer as Twins down Tigers (commercialappeal.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Minnesota had just traded Delmon Young to the Detroit ... Braves 5, Giants 4 at Atlanta: Freddie Freeman capped a three-run rally against San Francisco closer Brian Wilson in the ninth with a two-run single to lift Atlanta over the Giants.
    Memphis Commercial Appeal
  • Tuesday's Time Sked (brandonsun.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Tampa Bay at Boston, 1:05 p.m., 1st game Tampa Bay at Boston, 7:10 p.m., 2nd game Minnesota ... 7:05 p.m. San Francisco at Atlanta, 7:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Houston, 8:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m. Florida at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. N.Y ...
    Brandon Sun
  • Thome joins 600 Club...Jets hockey player dead at 27 (necn.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota slugger Jim Thome (TOH'-mee ... Derek Boogaard died in May from an accidental mix of alcohol and the painkiller oxycodone. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Doctors for a San Francisco Giants fan who was severely beaten outside Dodger ...
    NECN
  • Culpepper has crisp workout for 49ers, but no deal yet (nfl.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Culpepper worked out for some 30 minutes Monday in front of the San Francisco 49ers brass -- and Lawrie called ... Culpepper spent his first seven seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, then one year each with the Miami Dolphins and the Raiders before two ...
    NFL
  • Braves rally to defeat Giants (stltoday.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    He gave up three hits and two walks in the ninth for his fifth blown save in 40 chances. The Braves, a distant second in the NL East, stretched their lead to five games over San Francisco in ... his most recent start. • Minnesota traded outfielder ...
    St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • Braves Score 3 in Ninth Against Giants’ Wilson (nytimes.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Freddie Freeman capped a three-run ninth-inning rally against San Francisco closer Brian Wilson with a two-run ... gave up three hits and two walks in the ninth for his fifth blown save in 40 chances. “I lost the game,” he said.
    New York Times
  • Jim Thome reaches 600 home runs with second blast in Detroit Monday night (cleveland.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    4, 1991: Makes his major league debut, playing third base and going 2-for-4 during the Indians' 8-4 win at Minnesota. Aug. 13 ... 1996 trade for San Francisco Giants' all-star third baseman Matt Williams. May 20, 1997: Signs a contract extension with ...
    Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • Thome hits 599th HR (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Fighting injuries during a frustrating season for the Minnesota Twins, the 40-year-old Thome hasn't received nearly the amount of national publicity that his predecessors who reached the milestone did.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Culpepper has crisp workout for 49ers, but no deal yet (nfl.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    Culpepper worked out for some 30 minutes Monday in front of the San Francisco 49ers brass -- and Lawrie called ... Culpepper spent his first seven seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, then one year each with the Miami Dolphins and the Raiders before two ...
    NFL
  • Culpepper has crisp workout for 49ers, but no deal yet (nfl.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    Culpepper worked out for some 30 minutes Monday in front of the San Francisco 49ers brass -- and Lawrie called ... Culpepper spent his first seven seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, then one year each with the Miami Dolphins and the Raiders before two ...
    NFL
  • Obama begins bus tour in Minnesota (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    He then boarded an unmarked black bus for a 40-minute drive south to Cannon Falls, Minn., for a town hall event. Obama's first bus trip as president will take him through Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois, allowing him to counter Republican attacks after ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Consolidating Data Centers: The New Normal in Government (govtech.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    Minnesota and other states are consolidating data centers ... Local governments are even getting involved with New York and San Francisco consolidating their services. In the specific case of New York City: "A new 18,000 square-foot data center in ...
    Government Technology
  • 49ers to bring in QB Culpepper for workout (missoulian.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    After a three-hour practice Sunday, San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh said the team is bringing ... During an 11-year NFL career, mostly with the Minnesota Vikings, Culpepper has played in three Pro Bowls. He spent last season with the Sacramento Mountain ...
    Missoulian
  • For OCP, a brisk pace and a bold repertoire (philly.com)
    Aug 14, 2011
    Aside from its relationship with Santa Fe, the company is coproducing with the Minnesota Opera the Kevin Puts opera ... dead when Higdon and librettist Gene Scheer split with the San Francisco Opera. The project's two years under San Francisco's aegis ...
    Philadelphia Daily News
  • Records 1 - 30 of 75 (sfgate.com)
    Aug 14, 2011
    You are a tourist in San Francisco. Never been here before ... Channel: 7 ABC's "This Week" - Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann and former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, both 2012 GOP presidential candidates. 8 a.m. Channel: 11 NBC's "Meet...
    San Francisco Gate
  • For OCP, a brisk pace and a bold repertoire (philly.com)
    Aug 14, 2011
    Aside from its relationship with Santa Fe, the company is coproducing with the Minnesota Opera the Kevin Puts opera ... dead when Higdon and librettist Gene Scheer split with the San Francisco Opera. The project's two years under San Francisco's aegis ...
    Philadelphia Daily News
  • Twins toppled by Indians 3-1 (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 14, 2011
    He was called out on strikes to end the game. The 40-year-old Thome hit his first 334 homers with the Indians from 1991 through 2002 and is in his second year with Minnesota. "Duensing had one bad pitch that cost him three runs," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • WOMEN SMOKERS MORE LIKELY THAN MEN TO DEVELOP HEART DISEASE (startribune.com)
    Aug 13, 2011
    The higher risk could be because the toxins in cigarettes have a more potent effect on women than they do on men, said researchers Rachel Huxley of the University of Minnesota and Mark ... University of California, San Francisco. Bats that feed on fruits ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • NFL Game Capsules (fox40.com)
    Aug 13, 2011
    Grossman, who was thrust into the spotlight under center after the 'Skins dealt Donovan McNabb to Minnesota last month ... Final Score: New Orleans 24, San Francisco 3 New Orleans, LA (Sports Network) - Mark Ingram rushed for a touchdown in his ...
    Fox40
  • Alomar, Blyleven salute slugger Thome (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 12, 2011
    Both recent inductees threw out ceremonial first pitches before their former team, the Cleveland Indians, opened a three-game series with the Minnesota Twins on Friday ... the slugger's games for years. The 40-year-old Thome hit his first 334 homers ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Choo back from DL with Indians (stltoday.com)
    Aug 12, 2011
    Choo had been on the DL since June 25, one day after he was struck with a pitch by San Francisco's Jonathan Sanchez ... when the second-place Indians open a three-game series with Minnesota. Cleveland trails Detroit by three games in the AL Central.
    St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • Twins, Indians begin series in Cleveland (fox40.com)
    Aug 12, 2011
    The Minnesota Twins should have first baseman Justin Morneau ... Choo fractured his left thumb during a June 24 game against San Francisco when he was hit by a pitch from Jonathan Sanchez. He underwent surgery four days later and just completed a minor ...
    Fox40
  • Solar photovoltaic market growth to create new demand for silver (commodityonline.com)
    Aug 11, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO, USA (Commodity Online): With the rapid growth ... installing photovoltaic systems on the roofs of their buildings to contributing up to 40 percent of their power needs. Photovoltaic systems are simple and provide immediately ...
    Commodity Online
  • Phillies rally to top Dodgers (northjersey.com)
    Aug 11, 2011
    They improved baseball's best record to 77-40 — Philadelphia is 37 games over ... PIRATES 9, GIANTS 2 (at San Francisco) — Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer, ex-Yankee Jeff Karstens (9-6) bounced back from his worst start of the season with a ...
    NorthJersey.com
  • Major League Baseball (bendbulletin.com)
    Aug 10, 2011
    LOB—Boston 9, Minnesota 8. 2B—Ad.Gonzalez (35), Nishioka (5). HR—D.McDonald (4), off Liriano. RBIs—D.Ortiz (76), Varitek (23), D.McDonald 2 (15), Cuddyer (61), D.Young (31), Nishioka (15). SF—Cuddyer. Runners left in scoring position—Boston 4 ...
    Bend Bulletin
  • Jim Thome is 2 away from 600 career home runs (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 10, 2011
    Jim Thome's pursuit of 600 career home runs has been a rather quiet quest. Fighting injuries during a frustrating season for the Minnesota Twins, the 40-year-old Thome hasn't received nearly the amount of national publicity that his predecessors who ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Wells Fargo economist: 40% chance of double-dip recession (bizjournals.com)
    Aug 8, 2011
    A Wells Fargo & Co. Wells Fargo & Co. Latest from The Business Journals Wells Fargo hiring 90 for busy Twin Cities mortgage unit Wells Fargo has new Minnesota CEO Wells ... suffer a double-dip recession. San Francisco-based Wells Fargo (NYSE ...
    The Business Journal
  • 2011 Fantasy Football PPR RB Rankings (elitestv.com)
    Aug 8, 2011
    Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings: He’s not a receptions magnet ... but he still put together a nice season. . 10.   Frank Gore, San Francisco 49ers :  His health scares me. His production scares your opponents. . 11.   Matt Forte, Chicago Bears ...
    Elites TV
  • AMERICAN LEAGUE (timesleader.com)
    Aug 7, 2011
    Toronto (R.Romero 9-9) at Baltimore (Simon 3-4), 1:35 p.m. Oakland (Cahill 9-10) at Tampa Bay (Price 9-10), 1:40 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Peavy 4-5) at Minnesota (Duensing 8-9), 2:10 p.m. Detroit (Scherzer 11-6) at Kansas City (Chen 5-5), 2:10 p.m. Seattle ...
    Times-Leader
  • MLB 2011: SCORES 08-04: SCHEDULE-STARTING PITCHERS-TV-08-05 (groundreport.com)
    Aug 6, 2011
    San Francisco is 62-50 ... 8:10 pm_ Chi. White Sox_ Minnesota_ CSNChicago_ FOX Sports North_ Mark Buehrle_ Nick Blackburn 8:40 pm_ Washington_ Colorado_ MASN2_ Root Sports-Rocky Mountain_ Jordan Zimmermann_ Juan Nicasio 9:40 pm_ L.A. Dodgers_ Arizona ...
    GroundReport
  • MLB 2011: SCORES 08-04: SCHEDULE-STARTING PITCHERS-TV-08-05 (groundreport.com)
    Aug 5, 2011
    San Francisco is 62-50 ... 8:10 pm_ Chi. White Sox_ Minnesota_ CSNChicago_ FOX Sports North_ Mark Buehrle_ Nick Blackburn 8:40 pm_ Washington_ Colorado_ MASN2_ Root Sports-Rocky Mountain_ Jordan Zimmermann_ Juan Nicasio 9:40 pm_ L.A. Dodgers_ Arizona ...
    GroundReport
  • Reaction to the NFL's new 10-year CBA (mysanantonio.com)
    Aug 5, 2011
    San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Tony Wragge "We have to ... But that's just the way it is for every team in our league." — Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier "It's a fair deal. I think if I was happy, then that means the owners would be unhappy.
    MySanAntonio
  • Why the San Francisco 49ers' Taylor Mays Isn't Worth Trading for (bleacherreport.com)
    Aug 5, 2011
    According to ESPN (via Twitter), San Francisco has put Mays on the trade block about as ... Mays is a tremendous athlete for a safety (his 40-time was in the top 10 overall at the 2010 combine), but his performance at the NFL level hasn’t caught many ...
    Bleacherreport.com
  • QB Donovan McNabb takes over Vikings offense (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 5, 2011
    Donovan McNabb took the reins of Minnesota's offense on Thursday ... but he ended up having to sit out the first 40 minutes while the votes were tallied. McNabb says he is happy the waiting is finally over and he can get back to work.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • 49ers sign cornerback Carlos Rogers (helenair.com)
    Aug 3, 2011
    The San Francisco 49ers signed free agent cornerback Carlos Rogers ... who was released by the 49ers in a cost-cutting move last week. Williams played for Minnesota the past three seasons but was largely a disappointment with the Vikings after joining ...
    Independent Record
  • 49ers sign CB Rogers, S Williams (fox40.com)
    Aug 3, 2011
    The San Francisco 49ers announced Wednesday that they have signed ... Williams has spent the past three seasons with the Minnesota Vikings. He played in 14 games for the Vikings last season, recording 75 tackles, a half a sack, one interception and one ...
    Fox40
  • Tuesday's Scoreboard (brandonsun.com)
    Aug 2, 2011
    10 p.m. Minnesota at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m. Oakland at Seattle, 10:10 p.m. Cincinnati at Houston, 8:05 p.m. St. Louis at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m. Philadelphia at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 10:05 p.m. Arizona at San Francisco, 10:15 ...
    Brandon Sun
  • Key Mass. hospital-doctor group still looking to fulfill pledge on reducing insurance premiums (news-medical.net)
    Aug 2, 2011
    Partners HealthCare System vowed to pay $40 million to help reduce insurance costs for small ... and Blue Shield of California, San Francisco, have announced a collaboration to set up an accountable care organization involving 30,000 Blue Shield HMO ...
    News-Medical.Net
  • Tuesday's Time Sked (brandonsun.com)
    Aug 2, 2011
    N.Y. Yankees at Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m. Minnesota at L.A. Angels ... 8:10 p.m. Philadelphia at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 10:05 p.m. Arizona at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m. We want you to tell us what you think of our articles.
    Brandon Sun
  • Minn. tries again after failed software project (sfexaminer.com)
    Aug 1, 2011
    The Minnesota Department of Human Services is back on the hunt ... officials abandoned a failed software project called HealthMatch after spending more than $40 million, including a legal settlement with a fired vendor.
    San Francisco Examiner
  • MLB Standings Update: Indians Embark On Critical Road-Trip Hanging On By Their Fingernails (cleveland.sbnation.com)
    Aug 1, 2011
    Read More: Philadelphia Phillies, Texas Rangers, Cleveland Indians, Minnesota Twins, New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers, Tampa Bay Rays, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Angels, Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox, San Francisco ... Sox (66-40) two games ...
    SB Nation
  • Key Mass. Hospital-Doctor Group Still Looking To Fulfill Pledge On Reducing Insurance Premiums (kaiserhealthnews.org)
    Aug 1, 2011
    Partners HealthCare System vowed to pay $40 million to help reduce insurance costs for small ... and Blue Shield of California, San Francisco, have announced a collaboration to set up an accountable care organization involving 30,000 Blue Shield HMO ...
    Kaiser Health News
  • Jets' signing of Burress highlights Sunday's transactions (fox40.com)
    Aug 1, 2011
    A phone call from the New York Jets to Plaxico Burress stopped the playmaking wide receiver's trip to San Francisco to meet with the 49ers ... released veteran defensive back Kelvin Hayden. - The Minnesota Vikings agreed to terms on contracts with wide ...
    Fox40
  • Bumgarner has another rough 1st (msn.foxsports.com)
    Aug 1, 2011
    Since giving up eight runs in the first inning on June 21 against Minnesota, the San Francisco left-hander had gone 3-0 with ... also hit Miguel Cairo while throwing 40 pitches, 23 for strikes, the last getting Edgar Renteria to end the inning.
    FOXSports.com
  • Bumgarner's first-inning blues cost Giants (signonsandiego.com)
    Jul 31, 2011
    Since giving up eight runs in the first inning on June 21 against Minnesota, the San Francisco left-hander had gone 3-0 with ... also hit Miguel Cairo while throwing 40 pitches, 23 for strikes, the last getting Edgar Renteria to end the inning.
    San Diego Union-Tribune
  • Bumgarner's first-inning blues cost Giants (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
    Jul 31, 2011
    Since giving up eight runs in the first inning on June 21 against Minnesota, the San Francisco left-hander had gone 3-0 with ... also hit Miguel Cairo while throwing 40 pitches, 23 for strikes, the last getting Edgar Renteria to end the inning.
    Seattle Times
  • Giants get Orlando Cabrera from Indians (fox40.com)
    Jul 31, 2011
    The San Francisco Giants made a move to shore up their infield Saturday ... Now in his 15th season, Cabrera has also played for Montreal, Boston, the Angels, White Sox, Oakland, Minnesota and Cincinnati. He's a career .273 hitter. The 23-year-old Neal ...
    Fox40
  • Bumgarner's first-inning blues cost Giants (newsok.com)
    Jul 31, 2011
    Since giving up eight runs in the first inning on June 21 against Minnesota , the San Francisco left-hander had gone 3-0 with ... also hit Miguel Cairo while throwing 40 pitches, 23 for strikes, the last getting Edgar Renteria to end the inning.
    Daily Oklahoman
  • Debt deal could devastate California budget (sfgate.com)
    Jul 30, 2011
    California gets $79 billion a year from the federal government - nearly 40 percent of what it spends ... we'll feel them in California," said Paul Rosenstiel, a principal at the San Francisco investment bank De La Rosa & Co. who works with the Public ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • NFL’s back and it's time to challenge SCE (msnbc.msn.com)
    Jul 30, 2011
    22-1: N.Y. Giants. 25-1: Chicago Bears, Houston Texas, Minnesota Vikings. 30-1: Detroit Lions, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 40-1: Kansas City Chiefs. 45-1: San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams. 50-1: Arizona Cardinals, Miami Dolphins. 55-1: Tennessee Titans ...
    msnbc.com
  • Fitch Takes Various Rating Actions on Bear Stearns 2004-PWR3 (marketwatch.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    As of the July 2011 distribution date, the pool's certificate balance has been reduced by 40.9% (to $655.2 million ... secured by a 104,693 sf grocery anchored shopping center located in Albertville, MN. The loan is current, however, the most recent ...
    Marketwatch
  • San Francisco Giants explore ways to keep pesky seagulls away from ballpark (winnipegfreepress.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    They even turn up across San Francisco Bay at the Oakland Coliseum after the Athletics play. This is right up there with the strangest things Costa has dealt with and studied in his 23 years with the Giants and 40 years in the stadium business — along ...
    Winnipeg Free Press
  • Giants explore ways to keep seagulls away (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    They even turn up across San Francisco Bay at the Oakland Coliseum after the Athletics play. This is right up there with the strangest things Costa has dealt with and studied in his 23 years with the Giants and 40 years in the stadium business — along ...
    YAHOO!
  • San Francisco Giants explore ways to keep pesky seagulls away from ballpark (winnipegfreepress.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    They even turn up across San Francisco Bay at the Oakland Coliseum after the Athletics play. This is right up there with the strangest things Costa has dealt with and studied in his 23 years with the Giants and 40 years in the stadium business — along ...
    Winnipeg Free Press
  • Beltran joins Giants in time for win (thonline.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    Beltran joined the San Francisco Giants on Thursday in Philadelphia after the ... to cap his unbeaten July for AL West-leading Texas and won a pitcher's duel against Minnesota's Scott Baker. Angels 12, Tigers 7 -- At Detroit: Mark Trumbo homered and ...
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald
  • Rangers earn series split with 4-1 win over Twins. (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    Feliz pitched a perfect ninth for his 21st save, two nights after his fifth blown save of the season, and helped starter Matt Harrison cap his unbeaten July as the Rangers beat Minnesota 4-1 Thursday ... rookie record with 40 saves as the Rangers went ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Updates, advisories and surprises (marketwatch.com)
    Jul 29, 2011
    (4:40 PM ET) SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch ... Research had predicted Ameriprise to earn $1.32 a share on $2.67 billion in revenue. Shares of the Minnesota-based financial company are up nearly 40% over the past year. (10:41 AM ET) NEW YORK (MarketWatch ...
    Marketwatch
  • Seattle Seahawks to add receiver Sidney Rice, quarterback Tarvaris Jackson (oregonlive.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    Sidney Rice is headed west to join former Minnesota teammate Tarvaris Jackson with the Seattle ... whom the Redskins are expected to cut or trade. —San Francisco reached agreement on a five-year contract with defensive lineman Ray McDonald.
    Oregonian
  • Ameriprise Gains 5% After Increased Profit (foxbusiness.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Shares of Ameriprise Financial Inc. added 5% ... had predicted Ameriprise to earn $1.32 a share on $2.67 billion in revenue. Shares of the Minnesota-based financial company are up nearly 40% over the past year.
    FOXBusiness
  • Ameriprise gains 5% after increased profit (marketwatch.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Ameriprise Financial ... had predicted Ameriprise to earn $1.32 a share on $2.67 billion in revenue. Shares of the Minnesota-based financial company are up nearly 40% over the past year.
    Marketwatch
  • Miami Dolphins far from alone in franchises thirsting for title glory (miamiherald.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    Top 10 current consecutive seasons since last championship (or years with no title): Chicago Cubs 102; Cleveland Indians 62; Detroit Lions 53; Minnesota Vikings 50 ... Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers 8. Top 10 current consecutive seasons since ...
    Miami Herald
  • Ex-Lion Roy Williams now an ex-Cowboy (detnews.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    Over 40 games ... over. Minnesota: Picked up Iowa tight end Allen Reisner . New Orleans: Iowa linebacker Jeremiah Hunter will attend their camp. St. Louis: Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with free agent safety Quintin Mikell . San Francisco ...
    Detroit News
  • Vikings acquire quarterback McNabb from Washington (kansascity.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    The Minnesota Vikings ... on a five-year, $40 million deal with San Diego. The contract guarantees Weddle $19 million. He is due $14 million this year, including a $13 million signing bonus. •49ERS BRING BACK LINEMAN: San Francisco reached agreement ...
    Kansas City Star
  • Ex-Lion Roy Williams now an ex-Cowboy (detnews.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    Over 40 games ... over. Minnesota: Picked up Iowa tight end Allen Reisner . New Orleans: Iowa linebacker Jeremiah Hunter will attend their camp. St. Louis: Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with free agent safety Quintin Mikell . San Francisco ...
    Detroit News
  • McNabb heading to Vikings, Holmes stays home (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jul 28, 2011
    The Minnesota Vikings acquired the veteran quarterback from ... Cofield essentially replaces Albert Haynesworth, whom the Redskins are expected to cut or trade. —San Francisco reached agreement on a five-year contract with defensive lineman Ray McDonald.
    AP - NBC Sports
  • QB merry-go-round: Hasselbeck to Titans, McNabb with Vikings (fox40.com)
    Jul 27, 2011
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Free agent Matt Hasselbeck is headed to the Tennessee Titans and Donovan McNabb was poised to be traded to the Minnesota Vikings ... sources told the website. With San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith expected to sign a one ...
    Fox40
  • Miami Dolphins far from alone in franchises thirsting for title glory (miamiherald.com)
    Jul 27, 2011
    Top 10 current consecutive seasons since last championship (or years with no title): Chicago Cubs 102; Cleveland Indians 62; Detroit Lions 53; Minnesota Vikings 50 ... Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers 8. Top 10 current consecutive seasons since ...
    Miami Herald
  • Ex-Lion Roy Williams now an ex-Cowboy (detnews.com)
    Jul 27, 2011
    Over 40 games ... over. Minnesota: Picked up Iowa tight end Allen Reisner . New Orleans: Iowa linebacker Jeremiah Hunter will attend their camp. St. Louis: Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with free agent safety Quintin Mikell . San Francisco ...
    Detroit News
  • Ex-Lion Roy Williams now an ex-Cowboy (detnews.com)
    Jul 27, 2011
    Over 40 games ... over. Minnesota: Picked up Iowa tight end Allen Reisner . New Orleans: Iowa linebacker Jeremiah Hunter will attend their camp. St. Louis: Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with free agent safety Quintin Mikell . San Francisco ...
    Detroit News
  • Camping out with some future stars (sun-sentinel.com)
    Jul 24, 2011
    Bruce, 38, spent 16 years in the pros for the Los Angeles/St. Louis franchise and also San Francisco, while Zack Crockett, 38, played for Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Oakland, Tampa Bay and Dallas. Henri Crockett suited up for Atlanta, Denver and Minnesota.
    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
  • Doctors group contradicts U.S. mammogram advice (sfgate.com)
    Jul 21, 2011
    The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on Wednesday issued the new guidelines, which recommend that woman get annual mammograms starting at age 40. Previously ... Breast Cancer Action in San Francisco, agreed that the dueling guidelines ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Pony football camps set for early August (stillwatergazette.com)
    Jul 20, 2011
    Cost for the camp is $40 and includes a t-shirt. Players can sign up through District ... For questions or additional information, contact LaBore via email at laboreb@stillwater.k12.mn.us or by phone at 651-592-4324.
    Stillwater Gazette
  • Yahoo revenue dips in Q2 (biz.bdnews24.com)
    Jul 20, 2011
    San Francisco, July 20 (bdnews24.com/Reuters ... to make progress in efforts to unlock value from its Asian assets, which include a roughly 40 percent stake in China's Alibaba Group. Yahoo's rocky relationship with Alibaba has raised questions about ...
    Bangladesh News 24 hours
  • With lineup struggling, SF Giants make moves (sfgate.com)
    Jul 20, 2011
    SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants on Tuesday traded for Astros infielder ... after starting the season late because of a foot injury. In 40 plate appearances against left-handers, he had a monstrous OPS (1.137) and will arrive just in time to start today against ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Major League Baseball (bendbulletin.com)
    Jul 20, 2011
    at San Francisco (Lincecum 8-7), 12:45 p.m. San Diego (Harang 7-2) at Florida (Nolasco 6-6), 4:10 p.m. St. Louis (McClellan 6-6) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 4-8), 4:10 p.m. Atlanta (T.Hudson 9-6) at Colorado (Nicasio 4-2), 5:40 p.m. Milwaukee (Narveson 6-6 ...
    Bend Bulletin
  • Tuesday's Scoreboard (brandonsun.com)
    Jul 19, 2011
    10 p.m. Cleveland at Minnesota, 8:10 p.m. Texas at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m. Philadelphia at Chicago Cubs, 8:05 p.m. Washington at Houston, 8:05 p.m. Atlanta at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. Milwaukee at Arizona, 9:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m. We ...
    Brandon Sun
  • S.F. courts warn of budget disaster, huge delays (sfgate.com)
    Jul 19, 2011
    It will soon take hours to pay a traffic ticket in San Francisco, months to get court records and at least a year and a half to get a divorce. With a few exceptions, only criminal cases will go to trial. Two hundred Superior Court employees, more than 40 ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Baseball Expanded Standings (mlive.com)
    Jul 19, 2011
    N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 8:10 p.m. Cleveland at Minnesota ... 8:05 p.m. Atlanta at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. Milwaukee at Arizona, 9:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m. Wednesday's Games Cincinnati ...
    MLive.com
  • 5 Former Guins Playing in the Minors (wkbn.com)
    Jul 18, 2011
    Hennessey began the season at the AA level and was in the Minnesota Twins organization in 2010. His last appearance at the Major League level came in 2008 for the San Francisco Giants ... three saves while striking out 40 batters in 45.2 innings.
    27 First News
  • 5 Former Guins Playing in the Minors (wytv.com)
    Jul 18, 2011
    Hennessey began the season at the AA level and was in the Minnesota Twins organization in 2010. His last appearance at the Major League level came in 2008 for the San Francisco Giants ... three saves while striking out 40 batters in 45.2 innings.
    WYTV.com
  • Indians summon RHP Gomez, option OF Duncan (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 17, 2011
    The 23-year-old Gomez was 9-3 with a 2.40 ERA in 14 starts at Columbus and named to the International ... Manager Manny Acta says the team will recall left-hander David Huff on Monday to start against Minnesota. Fausto Camona will come off the disabled ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Raiders Least-Valued NFL Team (msnbc.msn.com)
    Jul 17, 2011
    35 – Atlanta Falcons ($831 million) #36 – Detroit Lions ($817 million) #39 – Buffalo Bills ($799 million) #40 – St. Louis Rams ($779 million) #41 – Minnesota Vikings ($774 million) #43 – Oakland Raiders ($758 million)
    msnbc.com
  • AMERICAN LEAGUE (timesleader.com)
    Jul 17, 2011
    Chicago White Sox (Humber 8-5) at Detroit (Penny 6-6), 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 0-2) at Toronto (C.Villanueva 5-1), 1:07 p.m. Cleveland (J.Gomez 0-1) at Baltimore (Atkins 0-0), 1:35 p.m. Kansas City (F.Paulino 1-2) at Minnesota (Duensing 6-7), 2:10 ...
    Times-Leader
  • Realignment firmly on the MLB horizon (nj.com)
    Jul 17, 2011
    We’re not afraid to admit when we’re wrong. We put the label “Hide the Donuts” on vastly overweight San Francisco third baseman Pablo Sandoval last season, but after trimming down and losing 40 pounds, Sandoval is hitting .305 with eight homers and ...
    NJ.com
  • Diamondbacks 3, Dodgers 2 (espn.go.com)
    Jul 17, 2011
    Jul 17, 2011 LAD (Lilly) @ ARI (Hudson) 4:10 PM ET Jul 29, 2011 ARI @ LAD 10:10 PM ET Jul 30, 2011 ARI @ LAD 10:10 PM ET Jul 31, 2011 ARI @ LAD 4:10 PM ET Aug 5, 2011 LAD @ ARI 9:40 PM ET Aug 6 ... 4 1/2 games behind San Francisco after Friday's 6-4 ...
    ESPN.com
  • Football camp taking applications (leadertelegram.com)
    Jul 16, 2011
    This year's camp also will feature former  Wisconsin Badgers and Minnesota Vikings  quarterback Brooks Bollinger, as well as Buffalo Bills and San Francisco 49ers lineman Ben Sobieski. The camp is designed for athletes in grades 5-8 and costs $40.
    Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
  • This Date In Baseball (nj.com)
    Jul 15, 2011
    Nevertheless, he won the game at Minnesota 8-5. 1974 — Bob Gibson struck out Cesar ... the left side of the infield off Mike Wegener in the second inning of the San Francisco Giants' 10-1 romp over the Montreal Expos. 1987 — New York's Don Mattingly ...
    NJ.com
  • This Date In Baseball (syracuse.com)
    Jul 15, 2011
    Nevertheless, he won the game at Minnesota 8-5. 1974 — Bob Gibson struck out Cesar ... the left side of the infield off Mike Wegener in the second inning of the San Francisco Giants' 10-1 romp over the Montreal Expos. 1987 — New York's Don Mattingly ...
    Syracuse Post-Standard
  • UC tuition hits $12,192 - a 9.6 percent increase (sfgate.com)
    Jul 15, 2011
    At the same meeting in San Francisco, the regents also gave large pay raises to ... from $201,400 to $250,000. Taxpayers pay 40 percent of his salary. Mark Laret, who runs the UCSF Medical Center, will get a base salary of $935,000, a $195,300 raise ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Atossa, Oracle, Stillwater, Ali: Intellectual Property (bloomberg.com)
    Jul 14, 2011
    In a recent clinical trial at the University of California at San Francisco , according to the statement ... It’s intended to be used as an adjunct to mammography for women 40 to 75 and for younger women at high risk for breast cancer.
    Bloomberg
  • Atossa, Oracle, Stillwater, Ali: Intellectual Property (bloomberg.com)
    Jul 14, 2011
    In a recent clinical trial at the University of California at San Francisco , according to the statement ... It’s intended to be used as an adjunct to mammography for women 40 to 75 and for younger women at high risk for breast cancer.
    Bloomberg
  • Atossa, Oracle, Stillwater, Kirkpatrick: Intellectual Property (sfgate.com)
    Jul 14, 2011
    In a recent clinical trial at the University of California at San Francisco, according to the statement ... It's intended to be used as an adjunct to mammography for women 40 to 75 and for younger women at high risk for breast cancer.
    San Francisco Gate
  • MillerCoors becomes casualty of Minnesota shutdown (sfgate.com)
    Jul 13, 2011
    Fill out this form to e-mail the full text of the SF Gate article. (You can include up to four email addresses, separated by a comma with no spaces. Ex: nameone@company.com,nametwo@company.com and so on). All fields except comments are required.
    San Francisco Gate
  • BC-BBO--This Date in Baseball, BBO (cleveland.com)
    Jul 13, 2011
    Contreras (9-1) hadn't lost since dropping a 4-2 decision to Minnesota last Aug. 15 ... became the first trio of 40-year-olds in baseball history to start in the same outfield in San Francisco's 5-3 victory over the Phillies. They combined to go 4-for ...
    Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • SF couples plan New York weddings (ebar.com)
    Jul 7, 2011
    "We had talked about other states but the conversations have not gotten very far," said McAllister, 40, a writer and marketing consultant ... granting the right to wed to same-sex couples. The San Francisco couple is heading to New York this summer ...
    Bay Area Reporter
  • Pawlenty turns to a Huckabee for Iowa campaign help (content.usatoday.com)
    Jul 5, 2011
    The former Minnesota governor announced today that he's signed ... Her interests include baseball, movies, travel and cooking. A native of San Francisco, she is a graduate of the University of Southern California.
    USA Today
  • Pawlenty turns to a Huckabee for Iowa campaign help (content.usatoday.com)
    Jul 5, 2011
    The former Minnesota governor announced today that he's signed ... Her interests include baseball, movies, travel and cooking. A native of San Francisco, she is a graduate of the University of Southern California.
    USA Today
  • Personalizing breast cancer screening: Does it make sense? (emaxhealth.com)
    Jul 5, 2011
    Steve Cummings, MD, of the San Francisco Coordinating ... first mammogram at age 40 or age 50 should be personalized, rather than “one size fits all” Dr. John Schousboe of the Park Nicollet Institute and the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis ...
    eMaxHealth.com
  • Diamondbacks-Brewers Preview (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
    Jul 4, 2011
    Arizona (45-40) continues to be one of the biggest surprises in baseball, trailing first-place San Francisco by three games in the NL ... after a 1-5 trip that ended with Sunday's 9-7 loss at Minnesota. However, they will be without their hottest hitter ...
    NBC Sports
  • Diamondbacks-Brewers Preview (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Jul 4, 2011
    Arizona (45-40) continues to be one of the biggest surprises in baseball, trailing first-place San Francisco by three games in the NL ... after a 1-5 trip that ended with Sunday's 9-7 loss at Minnesota. However, they will be without their hottest hitter ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Duncan: The 'Year of the Pitcher' is being trumped in 2011 (timesrecordnews.com)
    Jul 4, 2011
    In the classic baseball movie "Field of Dreams," Kevin Costner walks outside of a Minnesota motel room and is transported ... Atlanta's Jair Jurrjens (1.89 ERA), Anaheim's Jerad Weaver (1.92), San Francisco's Ryan Vogelsong (2.09) and Boston's Josh Beckett ...
    Wichita Falls Times Record News
  • Detroit vs. San Francisco (cbssports.com)
    Jul 4, 2011
    San Francisco has outscored opponents 34-12 during its seven-game winning streak versus AL opponents, a run during which its starters are 5-0 with a minuscule 1.17 ERA. Vogelsong (6-1, 2.09 ERA) started that stretch by limiting Minnesota to one run and ...
    CBS Sports
  • Sharks trade Heatley to Wild for Havlat (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 4, 2011
    San Jose acquired All-Star defenseman Brent Burns from Minnesota late last month for a package headlined by Devin Setoguchi. The 30-year-old Havlat had 22 goals and 40 assists) in 78 games last season. He has 209 goals and 303 assists in a 10-year career ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • Giants-Tigers Preview (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Jul 3, 2011
    San Francisco has outscored opponents 34-12 during its seven-game winning streak versus AL opponents, a run during which its starters are 5-0 with a minuscule 1.17 ERA. Vogelsong (6-1, 2.09 ERA) started that stretch by limiting Minnesota to one run and ...
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Detroit vs. San Francisco (cbssports.com)
    Jul 3, 2011
    San Francisco has outscored opponents 34-12 during its seven-game winning streak versus AL opponents, a run during which its starters are 5-0 with a minuscule 1.17 ERA. Vogelsong (6-1, 2.09 ERA) started that stretch by limiting Minnesota to one run and ...
    CBS Sports
  • Minnesota government shuts down over budget woes (sfgate.com)
    Jul 2, 2011
    More than 40 state boards and agencies went dark, though critical functions such as state troopers, prison guards, the courts and disaster responses will continue. As frustration among Minnesota residents grew, there was no plan Friday to resume budget ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • San Francisco Giants (46-36) at Detroit Tigers (44-38), 7:05 p.m. (tri-cityherald.com)
    Jul 2, 2011
    After missing 40 games following surgery to repair his fractured right hamate bone, San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval ... runs and nine hits in just one-third of an inning versus Minnesota on June 21. "I knew this kid would bounce back.
    Tri-City Herald
  • Kung Fu fighting: Sandoval, Giants open set with Tigers (latimes.com)
    Jul 1, 2011
    After missing 40 games following surgery to repair his fractured right hamate bone, San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval ... runs and nine hits in just one-third of an inning versus Minnesota on June 21. "I knew this kid would bounce back.
    Los Angeles Times
  • Kung Fu fighting: Sandoval, Giants open set with Tigers (wkyc.com)
    Jul 1, 2011
    (Sports Network) - After missing 40 games following surgery to repair his fractured right hamate bone, San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo ... and nine hits in just one-third of an inning versus Minnesota on June 21. "I knew this kid would bounce back.
    WKYC
  • Minn. braces for government shutdown over taxes (sfexaminer.com)
    Jul 1, 2011
    A stoppage in Minnesota would halt non-emergency road construction, shut the state zoo and Capitol, and stop child-care assistance for the poor. More than 40 state boards and agencies would go dark. Critical services, including the State Patrol ...
    San Francisco Examiner
  • '87 replacement games dark, humorous time for NFL (therepublic.com)
    Jun 30, 2011
    "It was the damndest mess I ever saw in the 40 years I coached," former Vikings coach Jerry ... game losses to finish 8-7 and beat the teams with the two best records -- San Francisco and New Orleans -- on the road in the playoffs. But a 17-10 loss at ...
    Republic
  • Top 10 places to celebrate gay rights (torontosun.com)
    Jun 30, 2011
    Eventually expanding to San Francisco, Chicago, D.C. and New York ... art scene cultivated by the liberated men and women who were called to action more than 40 years ago. 4. Minneapolis, United States Even though the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear ...
    Toronto Sun
  • Mid to Upper 90s Thursday & Friday? (Sunday: best chance of holiday T-storms) (startribune.com)
    Jun 29, 2011
    100 is not out of the question over parts of southern Minnesota within 36 hours ... unusually cool weather from the San Francisco Bay area northward to Seattle. Wednesday Rainfall Potential . The WRF/NAM model keeps showers and heavy T-storms in the ...
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Bumgarner back to form as Giants silence Indians (au.ibtimes.com)
    Jun 27, 2011
    The 21-year-old Bumgarner lasted just one-third of an inning during a disastrous start against Minnesota on ... in the second for San Francisco and the Giants grabbed a 3-0 lead in the third before holding off the Indians (40-36) the rest of the way.
    Int'l Business Times
  • Bachmann: U.S. 'can't afford' four more years of Obama (content.usatoday.com)
    Jun 27, 2011
    Bachmann, a Minnesota Republican, returns to Waterloo ... Her interests include baseball, movies, travel and cooking. A native of San Francisco, she is a graduate of the University of Southern California.
    USA Today
  • Bumgarner back to form as Giants silence Indians (ca.reuters.com)
    Jun 27, 2011
    The 21-year-old Bumgarner lasted just one-third of an inning during a disastrous start against Minnesota on ... in the second for San Francisco and the Giants grabbed a 3-0 lead in the third before holding off the Indians (40-36) the rest of the way.
    Reuters Canada
  • Bumgarner back to form as Giants silence Indians (realclearsports.com)
    Jun 27, 2011
    The 21-year-old Bumgarner lasted just one-third of an inning during a disastrous start against Minnesota on ... in the second for San Francisco and the Giants grabbed a 3-0 lead in the third before holding off the Indians (40-36) the rest of the way.
    RealClearSports
  • Indians-Giants Preview (sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    Cleveland (40-33) scored an AL-low 85 runs ... 11 fewer than any other venue in baseball. San Francisco (41-34) has had one bad inning at home in interleague play - Monday's first inning in which Minnesota scored eight runs and chased Madison Bumgarner
    CNN Sports Illustrated
  • Cleveland Indians (40-33) at San Francisco Giants (41-34), 10:15 p.m. (miamiherald.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    San Francisco won the last two tests of a three-game series versus the Minnesota Twins by the Bay and is coming off Thursday's 2-1 victory in the series finale. Miguel Tejada went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Cody Ross knocked in the other run for the Giants ...
    Miami Herald
  • Run, Panda, Run! Sandoval’s unorthodox tag seals Giants win (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    worked hard in the offseason to drop nearly 40 pounds and make himself slimmer, trimmer, and quicker than ever before. But apparently the Kung Fu Panda thought we needed a reminder in the San Francisco Giants 2-1 victory over the Minnesota. With Michael ...
    YAHOO!
  • Run, Panda, Run! Sandoval’s unorthodox tag seals Giants win (sports.yahoo.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    worked hard in the offseason to drop nearly 40 pounds and make himself slimmer, trimmer, and quicker than ever before. But apparently the Kung Fu Panda thought we needed a reminder in the San Francisco Giants 2-1 victory over the Minnesota. With Michael ...
    YAHOO!
  • Jonathan Sanchez & the San Francisco Giants vs. the Cleveland Indians (sbrforum.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    Thursday, San Francisco took the series finale from Minnesota winning 2-1 behind Tim Lincecum ... a solid 4-2 record while improving to 8-2 in interleague play. Cleveland (40-33) has come back to the pack after building a big early division lead and ...
    Sbrforum.com
  • San Francisco vs. Minnesota (cbssports.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    Whiteside had a two-run triple and run-scoring single Wednesday as San Francisco (40-34) snapped a five-game skid with a 5-1 win, ending Minnesota's season-high eight-game run. He also caught Ryan Vogelsong, who continued his storybook season by retiring ...
    CBS Sports
  • San Francisco vs. Cleveland (cbssports.com)
    Jun 24, 2011
    Cleveland (40-33) scored an AL-low 85 runs ... 11 fewer than any other venue in baseball. San Francisco (41-34) has had one bad inning at home in interleague play - Monday's first inning in which Minnesota scored eight runs and chased Madison Bumgarner.
    CBS Sports
  • Minnesota Twins (32-40) at San Francisco Giants (40-34), 3:45 p.m. (sacbee.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    After finding a way to cool off the red-hot Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants will attempt to earn a series win over the surging 2010 American League Central champions when the two teams play the rubber match of a three-game set this ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • 2011 MLB Baseball Picks Minnesota Twins vs San Francisco Giants (onlinesportshandicapping.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    Whiteside had a two-run triple and run-scoring single Wednesday as San Francisco (40-34) snapped a five-game skid with a 5-1 win, ending Minnesota's season-high eight-game run. The MLB odds at SBGGlobal.com have the Giants listed as a -179 favorite on the ...
    Bet on Horses
  • Tim Lincecum & the San Francisco Giants vs. the Minnesota Twins (sbrforum.com)
    Jun 23, 2011
    After finally snapping their 5 game losing streak, the San Fransisco Giants (40-34) look towards the rubber match with the Minnesota Twins (32-40) as they send their ace Tim Lincecum to the mound for this afternoon affair. Wednesday night's 5-1 San ...
    Sbrforum.com
  • 2011 Free Agency Primer: The Kicker Position And Our San Francisco 49ers (ninersnation.com)
    Jun 22, 2011
    Many of us expected San Francisco to ... goal attempts of over 40 yards, not too bad. You would be looking at Graham costing about as much as Nedney in 2011, but his contract would be a little longer term. Ryan Longwell , Minnesota Vikings 2010 Stats ...
    Niners Nation
  • Twins aim to keep rolling in San Francisco (fox40.com)
    Jun 21, 2011
    After a horrendous beginning to their 2011 campaign, the Minnesota Twins have bounced back and are playing their best baseball of the season. The San Francisco Giants, on the other hand, are trying to recover from one of their poorest stretches of the year ...
    Fox40
  • San Francisco Giants (39-32) at Oakland Athletics (32-40), 4:05 p.m. (newsobserver.com)
    Jun 18, 2011
    What began as a promising start to the season has turned ugly for Cahill, who draws the assignment today in the finale of a three-game interleague series versus the San Francisco Giants ... home after this set to host Minnesota and Cleveland for six ...
    Raleigh News & Observer
  • Day Five: In China, it's good to be from Minnesota (marketplace.publicradio.org)
    Jun 3, 2011
    We can't get one of these going from L.A. to San Francisco?). So, the latest surprise -- the power of Minnesota in Shanghai ... been at work with our interview with Li Riugang. He's the 40-something head of one of China's most influential state-run ...
    Marketplace.publicradio.org
  • San Francisco to uphold 'sanctuary city' policy (msnbc.msn.com)
    May 31, 2011
    In San Francisco County, ICE has taken custody of 731 deportable immigrants since Secure Communities began in June 2010, Kice said. Nearly 40 percent had prior criminal ... were not convicted of any crimes. In Minnesota, legislators are currently debating ...
    msnbc.com

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