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    Talk Back: Afghanistan
    Do you think President Obama was right to slow troop withdrawal from Afghanistan?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (KARL MONDON)
    Self-driving Acuras coming to Concord site

    Honda announced it will partner with the Contra Costa Transportation Authority to test automated and connected vehicle technology at the Concord Naval Weapons Station. 
    10 percent sales tax in Albany, El Cerrito

    Sales tax hikes approved by voters last year will take effect Wednesday, while proposed legislation could mean a lot more sales tax measures on upcoming ballots. 
    Injured golden eagle healing at wildlife hospital

    An injured young golden eagle is recovering from injuries at Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital after being discovered Thursday evening by San Ramon firefighters. 
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    Fourth suspect charged in Oakland mother's killing

    Police said the 21-year-old man arrested Thursday has, like the three already being prosecuted, been charged with murder in the killing of Chyemil Pierce, wounded in a gunbattle March 9 outside her West Oakland home as she tried to get two of her children to safety. 
    Celebrities
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    Tom Hanks' son threatens Howard Stern

    Feud between rapper Chet Haze and radio host goes back four years, to when Stern questioned rapper’s credentials as the son of a Hollywood legend. 
    Spotlight
    (Esquire)
    Wednesday's TV picks: Punch drunk in San Francisco

    Comedians Jay Larson and Sean Patton join Nat Faxon in San Francisco on 'Best Bars in America.' Plus, Kathie Lee Gifford guest stars on 'The Mysteries of Laura.' 
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    Google takes over aging Moffett Field

    Google on Wednesday formally takes over the 1,000-acre site with plans to repurpose its three airship hangars as laboratories for developing robots, rovers, drones, Internet-carrying balloons and other cutting-edge technology. 
    (Esquire)
    Wednesday's TV picks: Punch drunk in San Francisco

    Comedians Jay Larson and Sean Patton join Nat Faxon in San Francisco on 'Best Bars in America.' Plus, Kathie Lee Gifford guest stars on 'The Mysteries of Laura.' 
    (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
    Tom Hanks' son threatens Howard Stern

    Feud between rapper Chet Haze and radio host goes back four years, to when Stern questioned rapper’s credentials as the son of a Hollywood legend.