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Morning Wrap: 2/16/12

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Top of the morning’s news:

  • A jury sided with San Francisco against a former technology vendor in a civil case more interesting for making politicos squirm over implications of City Hall corruption. Chronicle
  • How much trash do people dump in the bay each year? Enough to fill 100,000 kitchen garbage bags, a new study says. Mercury News
  • A former Roman Catholic priest sentenced to prison for molesting a girl in Daly City faces possible deportation after being freed from jail. Chronicle
  • That was a 3.7-magnitude quake at 6:09 p.m. yesterday, with the epicenter 3 miles south of Vallejo. Chronicle
  • A newly-born girl only 15 minutes old became one of the youngest ever recipients of a pacemaker in a life-saving procedure at Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. AP
  • Mayor Ed Lee favors more parking meters in the northeast Mission, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch and Mission Bay neighborhoods. Chronicle
  • No. 21-ranked Saint Mary’s (23-4) suffered a stunning 75-60 home loss to Loyola Marymount. Contra Costa Times

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