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    Talk Back: Gay marriage bans
    Do you think the Supreme Court will find gay marriage bans in several states unconstitutional?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    ( JANE TYSKA )
    Bay Area cities see millions more for pothole repairs

    The Bay Area's long-neglected and crumbling streets will be getting a desperately needed face-lift, much to the relief of motorists who often have to pay hundreds of dollars for repairs after slamming into a jarring pothole.

    California considering plan to replace gas tax 

    Jesse Jackson speaks in Richmond

    Civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson delivered a wide-ranging message on the historical oppression of black people and the continued fight for equality and opportunity Sunday at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church. 
    ( Karl Mondon )
    Quinceañeras not slowing down

    A quinceañera expo in San Jose reveals the rite-of-passage ceremony for Latino girls continues to grow more popular and pricey all the time. 
    (Laura A. Oda)
    Raiders add assistant two offensive coaches

    Oakland Raiders add Bernie Parmalee as running backs coach and Rob Moore as wide receivers coach; Jack Del Rio so far has brought back only one assistant from last year's staff -- secondary coach Marcus Robertson 
    ( Patrick Tehan )
    OMG! Bay Area federal judge joins Twitter

    Paul Grewal, a San Jose federal magistrate, has becomes the region's first federal judge with a public Twitter account, rare for judges around the country, who tend to shun social media. 
    (LiPo Ching)
    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer to answer $38 billion question

    Mayer has made strides reviving Yahoo's business, but many shareholders care less about the Internet pioneer's core products than they do about its huge assets in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba, which went public in September.