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    Talk Back: Lion killed
    Should the U.S. extradite Dr. Walter Palmer to Zimbabwe to face charges for killing a lion?
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    (Tell us why or why not?)
    Bay Area rental crisis squeezing out middle class

    Legions of Bay Area professionals struggle to navigate the region's escalating rental market, where it's no longer unusual for high-end apartments to fetch $4,000 or $5,000 per month and sometimes more, especially in Silicon Valley hot-pockets like Palo Alto and Mountain View.  
    (Oakley Police Department)
    Oakley: 3 new suspects' photos released

    Charles McMurray, 24, is wanted in connection with a sexual assault that occurred in 2013.  
    (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
    World's busiest travelers

    Frank Rainer has visited every country on Earth. His wife, Sigrid, accompanied him on most of his journeys. Together, the couple have been to most of the 871 destinations listed by website Most Traveled People. 
    (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
    Voting rights to be restored for felons

    California Secretary of State Alex Padilla said he's abandoning an appeal by his predecessor that would take any voting rights from felons on supervised release in California.  
    Celebrities
    One Direction's Louis Tomlinson forced to admit impending fatherhood

    A day after band member Liam Payne confirms the news, Tomlinson acknowledges for the first time that he's going to be a dad -- after getting blindsided by question on 'Good Morning America.'  
    SPORTS
    ( RAY CHAVEZ )
    A's blank Orioles 5-0

    Chris Bassitt pitches seven strong innings as the Oakland A's beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-0 
    Spotlight
    (Laura A. Oda/Bay Area News Group)
    Skip Muir Woods -- 6 other Bay Area redwood groves to treasure

    If you'd rather not battle the crowds and traffic at Muir Woods, here are other pockets of green tranquillity. 
    BUSINESS
    ( Josie Lepe )
    Bay Area rental crisis squeezing out middle class

    Legions of Bay Area professionals struggle to navigate the region's escalating rental market, where it's no longer unusual for high-end apartments to fetch $4,000 or $5,000 per month and sometimes more, especially in Silicon Valley hot-pockets like Palo Alto and Mountain View.  
    (Laura A. Oda/Bay Area News Group)
    Skip Muir Woods -- 6 other Bay Area redwood groves to treasure

    If you'd rather not battle the crowds and traffic at Muir Woods, here are other pockets of green tranquillity. 
    One Direction's Louis Tomlinson forced to admit impending fatherhood

    A day after band member Liam Payne confirms the news, Tomlinson acknowledges for the first time that he's going to be a dad -- after getting blindsided by question on 'Good Morning America.'