Talk Back: PG&E tax break
Should PG&E be able to write off its $1.6 billion fine for the San Bruno fire as a tax deduction?
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Sgt. Scott Lunger funeral: Thousands gather to mourn slain Hayward officer

A police motorcade Thursday morning will escort the body of slain Sgt. Scott Lunger and his family from Chapel of the Chimes funeral home in Hayward to Oracle Arena in Oakland, where thousands are expected to attend funeral services.

Live: Sgt. Scott Lunger's funeral, July 30, 8:30 a.m. 

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Jahi McMath: Family fights to bring girl home

The mother of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl declared brain-dead after complications from surgery more than 18 months ago, says in an exclusive interview that she has faith that she will someday win an unprecedented legal battle and bring her daughter back to her home in Oakland. 
Madyson Middleton
Disturbing details emerge in child slaying

As authorities and a shaken artists' community try to piece together the death of 8-year-old Maddy Middleton, disturbing news details emerged about suspect Adrian Jerry Gonzalez.  
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Raiders seek breakout under Jack Del Rio

Former Jacksonville Jaguars coach Jack Del Rio hopes to give Oakland its first winning season since 2002. 
SPORTS
( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
Kawakami: Giants might make monster deal

The Giants are trying to get into every trade conversation they can, working to make a deal -- maybe a monster deal -- that improves the Giants just enough to get back into October to go for their fourth World Series title in six years. 
Spotlight
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The key to success isn't necessarily a top college, says former Stanford dean

In a new book, Julie Lythcott-Haims tells parents 'How to Raise an Adult,' and how and why to avoid the 'overparenting trap.' 
BUSINESS
( Jeff Chiu )
Review: 5 ways Windows 10 fixes annoyances in predecessor

Windows 8 was Microsoft's way of modernizing personal computers, as smartphones and tablets grew more popular. But it came across as trying to shove a square peg into a round hole. With Windows 10, everyone gets along. There are still separate desktop and tablet modes, but you largely stick with one or the other depending on whether you have a keyboard.  
(Dai Sugano/Bay Area News Group)
The key to success isn't necessarily a top college, says former Stanford dean

In a new book, Julie Lythcott-Haims tells parents 'How to Raise an Adult,' and how and why to avoid the 'overparenting trap.'