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    Talk Back: Gay marriage bans
    Do you think the Supreme Court will find gay marriage bans in several states unconstitutional?
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    Shannon Williams, longtime advocate for sex workers, dies at 48

    Shannon Williams, the former Berkeley High School teacher whose arrest on prostitution charges more than a decade ago gained national attention and who later became an advocate for legal sex work, died unexpectedly last week, according to her family. 
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    Oakland has backing of MLB but stadium deal still far from done

    After Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he was hopeful about getting a stadium deal done for the A's in Oakland, A's co-owner Lew Wolff said he was "re-energized" about Oakland, but still not ready to proclaim it the front-runner for a new ballpark. 
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    BART plans to ban e-cigarettes

    American Lung Association says a ban on vaping device would protect train riders' health, while vaping group says move goes too far. 
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    Bulls end Warriors home winning streak

    Warriors can't hold off Bulls, see home winning streak end at 19 games 
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    Antioch mayor responds to recall notice

    Mayor Wade Harper cites police hires and his support for a temporary half-cent sales tax that's beefing up Antioch's police force. 
    Celebrities
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    Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for racist remark

    “The Imitation Game” actor was trying to address racial inequities in the film business when he referred to “colored actors” during a TV interview. 
    BUSINESS
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    Apple: Record profits, revenues on stunning holiday iPhone sales

    Bigger iPhones make for a bigger payday. Apple announced record-breaking quarterly revenues and profits Wednesday, beating the market's expectations by a landslide thanks to brisk sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

    Biz Break: Apple's amazing numbers  

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    Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for racist remark

    “The Imitation Game” actor was trying to address racial inequities in the film business when he referred to “colored actors” during a TV interview.