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Consumer Reports finds some newer cars burn too much oil

DETROIT -- Newer cars aren't supposed to need more oil between oil changes, but Consumer Reports found that some engines -- mainly from Audi, BMW and Subaru -- require an extra quart as often as once a month.

San Jose Mercury News

Popular elsewhere, high-speed rail remains elusive in United States

SACRAMENTO >> Travelers easily whiz from city to city on high-speed trains in many parts of South America, Asia and Europe. Since the first high-speed lines began operating more than 50 years ago in Japan, they have become an essential part of transportation worldwide.

Los Angeles Daily News

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Google's bike plan aims to turn Silicon Valley into the next Copenhagen http://t.co/Y3XhRYObQa via @SFGate

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29 Jun at 10:19 am

Agency Taps @Google Mapping Technology to Curb Rail Crossing Accidents http://t.co/F1W14cSP5c #MapMonday

29 Jun at 9:33 am


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What We Heard: Your Comments From the Spring Open Houses

June 29, 2015

"What concerns you about the future of your community?" this board asks. (Photo by Karl Nielsen)

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Some 600 individuals participated in one of the nine Plan Bay Area 2040 open houses held throughout the region, or in the virtual open house on this website's Open Forum. Additional comments were received via email and mail. Read all of it on the "Your Comments" page!