• Wizard World warps into San Jose - 09/02/2015 09:53 PM PDT
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    Talk Back: Stock market
    Do the wild fluctuations of the stock market make you concerned about the economy?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Dublin Police Department)
    Evidence could be tossed in Dublin robbery linked to bizarre Vallejo kidnapping

    Authorities say a cell phone dropped at the scene of a violent Dublin home-invasion robbery in June eventually led them to suspect Matthew Muller, 38, in a bizarre Vallejo kidnapping case that police initially insisted was a hoax. 
    ( Kristopher Skinner )
    Exclusive: Raiders rejected latest stadium financing plan

    Floyd Kephart, Oakland's hand-picked financial partner, has pitched issuing bonds paid by future stadium revenue to help close an estimated $400 million funding gap for a new Oakland Raiders stadium. But a letter from the Raiders shows that he has known since April that the team is adamant about keeping all stadium revenue for itself. 
    ( Nhat V. Meyer )
    What if the 49ers are better than we think?

    Can the 49ers really be a playoff team this year? Yes, with a little imagination 
    (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)
    Special-needs students rush to find new schools

    Dozens of Antioch Unified School District special needs students will have to find alternative schooling after state Department of Education investigation.  
    Celebrities
    ( DOUG DURAN )
    'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Toy unboxing a swing and a miss

    Too few toys and too much repetition turn the much-hyped 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Live Stream Event' into an early snooze fest. 
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    (MARK RALSTON/AFP)
    Tesla Model X release date announced by Musk

    Elon Musk announced Wednesday that the first Model X production cars will be handed over to new owners from the Tesla Motors Fremont plant Sept. 29.  
    ( DOUG DURAN )
    'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Toy unboxing a swing and a miss

    Too few toys and too much repetition turn the much-hyped 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Live Stream Event' into an early snooze fest.