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ANGEL for Hire (2011)

Watch the trailer for the film, Angel for Hire.

ANGEL for Hire (2011) ANGEL for Hire (2011)

Beer: The Beverage of the People

An Oakland-based beer tasting shop used the Bay Area's Beer Week festival as an opportunity to highlight women's contribution to beer culture.

Beer: The Beverage of the People Beer: The Beverage of the People

We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Shoes

Barefoot running: is this trend only for the serious runner, or is this an opportunity for the rest of us to kick our Nikes to the corner?

We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Shoes We Don't Need No Stinkin' Shoes

Good Night, Sleep Tight…well, you know the rest.

These little buggers can create a BIG problem, one that's seen a resurgence in San Francisco. See what one company is doing about it.

Good Night, Sleep Tight…well, you know the rest. Good Night, Sleep Tight...well, you know the rest.

News/Feature Writing

The Officer: A New Stance

The first nonwartime Quadrennial Defense Review in 13 years holds special significance. The Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) is a congressionally mandated Department of Defense undertaking to provide a wide-ranging review of strategy, programs, and resources. Specifically, it is intended to provide national defense strategy by defining the force structure, modernization plans, and a budget that […]

Rural Californians Also Face High Housing Costs

California residents pay dearly to live in the Golden state. Nearly half of California residents experienced a “high housing cost burden” in 2012, which means that the cost of their housing — including mortgage, home insurance, utilities and property taxes for homeowners and rent and utilities for renters — consumed more than 30 percent of […]

Taking Guns From Perpetrators of Domestic Violence an Ongoing Challenge

A weapon in the hands of someone with a history of violence or mental instability is dangerous for anyone, but particularly for victims of domestic violence. More than 810,000 people were victims of violence from an intimate partner in 2012, and the majority of victims (84 percent) were women. More than half of intimate partner […]

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