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    Talk Back: Stock market
    Do the wild fluctuations of the stock market make you concerned about the economy?
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    (Tell us why or why not?)
    Concord: Locals petition against sex predator

    Concord neighbors on the 1500 block of Amhurst Way and surrounding areas have started a petition to protest the placement of sexually violent predator Fraisure Smith into a rental home there. 
    UC student diagnosed with measles

    A test confirmed that a UC Berkeley student was diagnosed with measles Monday after potentially exposing the public to the highly infectious disease, as he or she attended the first week of classes, officials said. 
    ( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
    Raiders' roster tracker: Who has been cut

    The Raiders must reduce their roster to 75 by 1 p.m. on Tuesday. It was at 88 going into Sunday's game after they cut Jonathan Dowling and Quinterrius Eatmon. 
    BAY AREA NEWS
    (Frankie Frost/Marin Independent Journal)
    Business group backs third lane on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

    Last week, Assemblyman Marc Levine introduced a bill -- Assembly Bill 9 -- in an attempt to push Caltrans to open a third eastbound lane by the end of next month 
    SPORTS
    ( Chris Carlson )
    Giants lose in 14th inning to Dodgers, fall 4 1/2 out in NL West

    In the bottom of the 14th inning, and 20 minutes short of 1 a.m. on Sept. 1, Adrian Gonzalez's bases-loaded single off Yusmeiro Petit sent the Dodgers to a 5-4 victory at Dodger Stadium 
    BUSINESS
    ( Karl Mondon )
    Preparing for data deluge from Internet of Things

    A wave of data from the Internet of Things will swamp the tech industry's ability to manage it without a major research initiative, two semiconductor industry groups warned Monday. They proposed a $500 million, five-year public-private-academic research initiative.