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    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?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group)
    Thousands mourn slain Hayward officer

    On the floor of Oracle Arena Thursday morning stood 1,500 uniformed officers standing at attention, their eyes fixed ahead to an arrangement of funeral flower wreaths, and the framed uniform of Sgt. Scott Lunger. 
    (LiPo Ching)
    70% of State uninsured now have coverage

    Nearly 70 percent of California's previously uninsured adults have gained health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act -- and most of them say their health care needs are being met, according to the latest survey of the Kaiser Family Foundation. But the survey also found that plenty of challenges for the newly insured remain when it comes to paying for and accessing care.  
    ( Laura A. Oda )
    Richmond: Point Molate readies for next phase

    Although litigation with the Guidiville Indian tribe and Upstream LLC is ongoing, soil cleanup at the Point Molate peninsula is nearly complete, and plans are in the works to refurbish and rent one of the historic cottages as a way to drum up interest in the site. 
    BAY AREA NEWS
    (Karl Mondon, Bay Area News Group)
    BART's Tube shutdown weekend arrives

    BART shutting down Transbay Tube Saturday, Sunday for track work. Buses will carry rides from Oakland s 19th Street Station to Temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco. Agencies warn of extra traffic on Bay Bridge. 
    Celebrities
    ( Jordan Strauss )
    Katy Perry still battling nuns for former convent

    Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary deny singer's bid to buy a Los Angeles convent, in favor of restaurateur's higher bid, but judge opens the door for renting the property -- and Perry hopes to make her case. 
    SPORTS
    ( Andy Lyons )
    Giants trade for pitcher Leake

    The Giants acquire Mike Leake from Cincinnati for minor leaguers Adam Duvall and Keury Mella 
    BUSINESS
    (Jeff Chiu/AP photo)
    Lyft refocuses on U.S. market domination

    Lyft has walked back years of promises about a global expansion, and instead the car-booking company is doubling down on the U.S. market, hoping to beat Uber, its biggest foe, here at home.
     
    ( Jordan Strauss )
    Katy Perry still battling nuns for former convent

    Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary deny singer's bid to buy a Los Angeles convent, in favor of restaurateur's higher bid, but judge opens the door for renting the property -- and Perry hopes to make her case.