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    Talk Back: Doctors hospital
    Do you support Doctors Medical Center as a free-standing emergency room?
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    (Tell us why or why not?)
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    PG&E to be penalized $1.4 billion for San Bruno explosion

    State regulators on Tuesday proposed a $1.4 billion penalty to punish PG&E for its role in a fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno -- but the amount is far below the $2.25 billion recommended by regulatory staff and consumer groups. 
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    The night De La Salle's streak ended

    When the streak stood down
    Ten years ago, De La Salle football s record 151-game win streak ended in Seattle with a stunning loss to Bellevue, Washington 
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    Schaub extends willing hand upon learning Carr will be Raiders quarterback

    Matt Schaub greeted Derek Carr on Tuesday with a handshake and told the Raiders rookie that he would be happy to help him 
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    Odds grow longer for effort to preserve services at Doctors Medical Center

    Advocates for saving Doctors Medical Center as a full-service hospital are not giving up hope despite a double dose of bad news last week  
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    Anti-gay speech in Richmond draws scrutiny

    Slurs against an openly gay councilwoman and police chief have raised questions about the climate in a city known for its progressive policies.  
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    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped. 
    SPORTS
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    49ers coach Jim Harbaugh won't rush to judge Ray McDonald

    Coach Jim Harbaugh spoke out Tuesday morning against domestic violence while also cautioning any rush to judgment on 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald, who was arrested early Sunday for felony domestic violence 
    BUSINESS
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    Celebrity nude photo hack exposes cloud's privacy vulnerabilities

    The theft and unauthorized publication of naked photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities this week -- reportedly from an Apple Web service -- provides another disturbing reminder that the Internet has become an increasingly dangerous repository for confidential information.
     
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    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped.