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    Talk Back: California economy
    Do you believe California's economy is heading in the right direction?
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    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Dan Rosenstrauch/Bay Area News Group)
    Suddenly, speed bumps — but will they last?

    After the city failed to respond to one Antioch mother's pleas for speed bumps, some anonymous men did the job. No word yet what the city plans to do about the unauthorized installation. 
    Sex predator decried by neighbors

    Contra Costa Judge Patricia Scanlon heard arguments from both sides regarding Charles Christman's living situation in Walnut Creek and will rule on whether he can stay or must move in a couple weeks. 
    ( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
    Curry shows Giants' colors, and A's notice

    A's outfielder Josh Reddick tweets that it 'hurts' to see Warriors star at a Giants game the same night the A's had a home game 
    (Contra Costa Times)
    After pension spiking, district has huge debt

    Moraga Orinda Fire District provides example of what happens when top administrators enjoy the same benefits they're supposed to oversee and elected board members are ignorant of the details, turn a blind eye for political expediency or even enable abuse. No one protects taxpayers. 
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    Dustin Diamond bar fight: Former TV star guilty of lesser charges

    PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge. 
    BUSINESS
    Google reveals trump card to build new Mountain View headquarters

    Even as Google earlier this month suffered what its real estate chief described as a 'significant blow' when the Mountain View City Council rejected much of its campus expansion plans because of a limit on new office space, the company's hidden political calculus was to hold yet another plan in the wings. 
    ( Robert E Klein )
    Weekend Top 10: Les Claypool, Bay Area punk stars, team for benefit

    Also on tap: San Jose Japantown celebrates anniversary; Hope Mohr Dance Company; S.F. International Arts Fest; Laurie Anderson 
    (Dana Ferguson/AP)
    Dustin Diamond bar fight: Former TV star guilty of lesser charges

    PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.