Talk Back: California drought
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(Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)
Family friend suspected in 9-year-old boy's stabbing death

A family friend is suspected of fatally stabbing of 9-year-old Jordon Almgren in his Discovery Bay home over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

Boy stabbed to death, 18-year-old suspect arrested 

(Laura A. Oda)
Big water buys to ease drought shortages

East Bay Municipal Utility District plans to get three more emergency water supplies  
(Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)
Staging homes fattens sale prices

To help speed deals along and incite the inevitable bidding wars, home sales are staged by designers who serve up dreams to the gentry of Silicon Valley and beyond. 
( Karl Mondon )
Dreams take flight at Half Moon Bay motor show

On a bright and breezy Sunday, picturesque Half Moon Bay became a fantasyland for motorheads dreaming that a souped-up car, sexy motorcycle or vintage warplane can take them anywhere -- even into the past or future.  
SPORTS
( Ezra Shaw )
Rory McIlroy gets tough Match Play draw

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy draws U.S. standouts Billy Horschel, Brandt Snedeker and Jason Dufner in his group at the World Golf Championship Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park.
 
Spotlight
San Francisco Bay Trail: Emeryville to Berkeley

This stretch of the Bay Trail runs along the shoreline from the Emeryville Crescent to McLaughlin Eastshore State Park and Berkeley's Cesar Chavez Park. 
BUSINESS
(Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
Lights! Camera! Action! Staging homes fattens sale prices

To help speed deals along and incite the inevitable bidding wars, home sales are staged by designers who serve up dreams to the gentry of Silicon Valley and beyond. 
San Francisco Bay Trail: Emeryville to Berkeley

This stretch of the Bay Trail runs along the shoreline from the Emeryville Crescent to McLaughlin Eastshore State Park and Berkeley's Cesar Chavez Park.