Talk Back: Raiders stadium
Should local governments spend public money on a new stadium to keep the Raiders?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
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Coliseum board OKs Raiders lease extension

The authority that operates O.Co Coliseum approved a lease extension for the Oakland Raiders that will keep the team in town for at least one more season while team officials and local leaders discuss options for a new football stadium at the Coliseum complex.

'TK Show' podcast: Mark Davis on the Raiders' possible move  

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CHP: Officer justified in drawing gun at protesters

The California Highway Patrol has concluded a plainclothes officer acted within department policy when he drew his gun and pointed it at protesters during a melee at a December anti-police brutality protest in Oakland.  
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Man arrested with $700,000 worth of marijuana

An officer conducting a routine security check at a golf course in Hercules found a van carrying nearly 250 pounds of marijuana on Wednesday, police said.  
Buy or sell a home online? Now you can

Several new ventures are working on websites where you can buy or sell a home with the click of a mouse. The question is, are we ready for it? 
Celebrities
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Harrison Ford undergoes surgery after plane crash

The “Star Wars” actor broke his arm and pelvis Thursday when he crash-landed his small plane on a golf course near the Santa Monica Airport. 
SPORTS
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The TK Show: Raiders owner Mark Davis explains how the Carson plan came together

The Pac-12 is facing a mammoth TV revenue gap in coming years. Hotline projections show it could lag the SEC and Big Ten by at least $10 million per school per year starting in 2017-18. 
Spotlight
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Dad bloggers rewrite rules of fatherhood

Men blogging about newborn care, toddler tantrums and playground politics have become a force in changing the national conversation about what it means to be a man and a father in contemporary society.  
BUSINESS
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Apple will be added to Dow Jones industrial average

Apple's importance to Wall Street in the past few years is nearly impossible to overstate, and the tech giant will now receive its validation by joining the Dow Jones industrial average. 
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Dad bloggers rewrite rules of fatherhood

Men blogging about newborn care, toddler tantrums and playground politics have become a force in changing the national conversation about what it means to be a man and a father in contemporary society.  
(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Harrison Ford undergoes surgery after plane crash

The “Star Wars” actor broke his arm and pelvis Thursday when he crash-landed his small plane on a golf course near the Santa Monica Airport.