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Gov. Brown signs new vaccine bill

Ending months of speculation, Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed into law Senate Bill 277, which requires almost all California schoolchildren to be fully vaccinated in order to attend public or private school, regardless of their parents' personal or religious beliefs. California now joins only two other states -- Mississippi and West Virginia -- that permit only medical exemptions as legitimate reasons to sidestep vaccinations.  
Sexual predator back in custody

WALNUT CREEK -- Charles Christman, the sexually violent predator who moved into a Walnut Creek home earlier this year, is back in custody for violating the terms of his parole, authorities said Tuesday. 
Balcony contractor files for restraining order

BERKELEY -- Days after the Alameda County District Attorney announced her office would open a criminal investigation into the fatal Berkeley balcony collapse, the general contractor who oversaw construction at the Library Gardens apartment complex filed for a restraining order against Nancy 
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Kim K. to take the Commonwealth stage

Two women you'd never put together will be on the same bill on Tuesday night in San Francisco. 
(Eric Risberg/AP photo)
California executions could resume under high court ruling

U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding lethal injection in Oklahoma paves the way for California to establish new execution method, possibly resuming executions after long hiatus 
Giants designate Casey McGehee

There won't be a fond comeback story for Casey McGehee in orange and black. The Giants demoted the veteran third baseman for the second time this season on Tuesday, and this time it has an air of finality. 
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Samsung tops Google, Apple and Facebook on reputation

Samsung: The tech industry's most┬áreputable company? That's according to a new report out today, and it far outpaces its arch-rival Apple. 
(Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group)
'Game of Thrones' withdrawal? Renaissance Festivals satisfy your inner Lannister

Lace up that doublet, adjust your crown, it's Renaissance Festival season. Here are four to get you started.