• First Ebola case diagnosed in U.S. - 10/01/2014 07:01 AM PDT
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    Talk Back: Ebola outbreak
    Was President Obama right to send U.S. troops and resources to Africa to battle the Ebola outbreak?
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    Cal could face Title IX suit with field hockey now homeless

    Women's field hockey team at Cal has no practice or game facility, as previous field is being converted to a practice field for football; field hockey now practices twice a week at Stanford 
    (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
    Antioch Unified: Dozier-Libbey to remain in the district

    Antioch Unified School District announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement with teachers over a specialized high school they wanted to be autonomous, saying the site will remain under its authority.  
    (Ben Margot / AP)
    Raiders' new coach Sparano: 'They've forgotten how to win'

    Tony Sparano was introduced as the Raiders' 20th head coach, less than 24 hours after Dennis Allen got fired. 
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    ( RAY CHAVEZ )
    Review: Oakland's vegetarian Encuentro expands and delights

    Oakland's Encuentro takes an inspired approach to vegetarian and vegan cuisine, coming up with creative, seasonal fare that's hearty enough to satisfy any omnivore.  

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    ( Andy Wong )
    EU takes aim at Apple's tax deal in Ireland

    Apple may have to pay vast sums of back taxes if the breaks granted to it by the Irish government are found to violate European law. 
    ( RAY CHAVEZ )
    Review: Oakland's vegetarian Encuentro expands and delights

    Oakland's Encuentro takes an inspired approach to vegetarian and vegan cuisine, coming up with creative, seasonal fare that's hearty enough to satisfy any omnivore.