• Wizard World warps into San Jose - 09/02/2015 11:52 AM PDT
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    Talk Back: Stock market
    Do the wild fluctuations of the stock market make you concerned about the economy?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    ( DAN ROSENSTRAUCH )
    Antioch: Dozens of special needs students in flux

    Dozens of Antioch Unified School District special needs students have been forced to find alternative schooling this week following the state's suspension of two Tobinworld campuses and a delay in certifying a new collaborative program run by the nonprofit, officials said. 
    (Dan Honda)
    Roadshow: Is BART loud enough to harm hearing?

    Plus: Why can't they work on BART during off hours rather than shutting it down in the day?  
    Retired teacher arrested on child porn charges

    A recently retired high schoolteacher was arrested Tuesday morning at his Walnut Creek home on suspicion of possessing child pornography, police said. 
    DWTS: How many do you actually know?

    Season 21 contestants include a Backstreet Boy, a jockey, and an American hero. 
    BAY AREA NEWS
    (Kristopher Skinner/Bay Area News Group)
    Benicia releases revised report on Valero's crude-by-rail project

    If the crude-by-rail project is approved, Valero Benicia Refinery will be allowed to transport crude oil through Benicia via two 50-tanker car trains, rather than shipping the crude oil by boat. It will not replace the crude that is transported by pipeline. 
    SPORTS
    ( Jack Dempsey )
    San Francisco 49ers have questions on defense

    The San Francisco 49ers have defensive issues to resolve as they enter Thursday night's NFL exhibition finale against the San Diego Chargers at Levi's Stadium.
     
    BUSINESS
    (Paul Sakuma/Associated Press file)
    Intel introduces 'best ever' chips amid PC slump

    Thinner laptops with longer battery life predicted with new Intel 'Skylake' processor unveiled Tuesday.