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A good week for cyclists, bad for former eBay exec

A good week for cyclists, bad for former eBay exec

cyclists

San Francisco’s board of trustees votes 7 to 4 to permanently close 2.5 miles of JFK Drive in Golden Gate Park to cars, a win for cycling groups that for years advocated making the popular route car-free.

James Baugh

Former San Jose eBay executive pleads guilty to stalking a Boston couple who criticized the company in a newsletter — including sending live insects and advertising orgies to their home addresses.

Elon Musk

The world’s richest man manages to take over Twitter for $44 billion, but Tesla’s stock price collapses amid investors’ concerns that the deal could distract him and force him to sell Tesla stock in order to to help pay.