Manhunt For Suspect In Burlingame Bank Robbery

CBS San Francisco

BURLINGAME (CBS SF) — A Wells Fargo bank in Burlingame was robbed Saturday afternoon, according to police.

The bank robbery occurred around 2 p.m. at 1435 Burlingame Ave., according to police.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 35 to 45 years old, standing 6 feet tall and weighing 175 pounds.

Anyone with information on this suspect or incident should contact police at (650) 777-4100.

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Snowden Case Illustrates Decline In U.S.-Russia Relations : NPR

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Some afterthoughts on the Snowden affair.. and how things have deteriorated with the return of Putin.. as widely expected…

President Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Northern Ireland in June.
http://www.npr.org/2013/08/04/208796058/snowden-case-illustrates-decline-in-u-s-russia-relations

U.S.-Russia relations hit a new low this week, when Moscow ignored U.S. requests and gave temporary asylum to a man who leaked classified documents on U.S. government surveillance programs.

Many in Congress are complaining that the Edward Snowden case is just the latest example of how the Kremlin is thumbing its nose at the White House.

The Obama administration famously reset relations with Russia when Dmitry Medvedev was president. But now that Russian President Vladimir Putin is back in the Kremlin, it seems to be having a more difficult time.

Presidents Obama and Putin had what looked to be a very awkward meeting in Northern Ireland this year. While Obama tried to lighten the mood by talking about their waning sports skills as they age, Putin coldly remarked that the…

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The Story of Benghazi

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I saw a quip on Twitter the other day, something to the effect that George Zimmerman should change his name to Ben Ghazi and the media would stop talking about him.   It made me chuckle in a sardonic sort of way, because it isn’t far from the truth.  I wrote a post about the tragedy at the embassy in Benghazi right after it happened and I put a dumb film and its’ even dumber producers on blast, believing the “talking points” issued from the White House.  Silly, naive me.  You’d think that after all the years I’ve spent, all of those college courses I took learning about politics and politicians I’d know better.   So for that, it’s a case of shame on me.

After a few weeks passed and the dust settled and the administration drafted talking points after talking points, what happened in Benghazi became barely…

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