2:08pm

Tue February 7, 2012
Afternoon News Roundup

Connecting the Dots: afternoon edition for Tuesday, February 7, 2012

The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, today, struck down California's Proposition 8 -- a ballot measure banning same-sex marriage -- calling it unconstitutional...

42,000 jobs were added in Silicon Valley in 2012, according to the "2012 Silicon Valley Index" released earlier today, marking a 3.8% increase over the previous year...

1600 PG&E customers in San Francisco's Richmond District lost power, this morning, after an underground equipment failure...

Americans' diets are failing, too, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, which has found 9 out of 10 consume too much salt -- a habit that can lead to heart problems.

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