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    Talk Back: California economy
    Do you believe California's economy is heading in the right direction?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
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    Brittany Maynard's fight continues in California

    Back home in Alamo, Dan Diaz honors his late wife's memory with his advocacy of a California right-to-die bill coming up for a vote in the state Senate. 
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    Richmond police urged to probe mind control

    Inspired by a recent city resolution banning space weapons, such as chips, bugs and other devices used for mind and body control, the Richmond Police Department has been flooded by callers asking the agency to investigate their cases. 
    Antioch removes speed bumps at hit-run site

    Workers on Monday pull out rubber bumps, paint over 'slow' signs near spot where Timothy Hudson was killed. 
    Kawakami: Two Steve Kerrs, plain and volcano

    Golden State Warriors' rookie coach Steve Kerr has a little David Letterman and a little Bill Parcells blended into his personality. 
    Slain BART officer's family sues, claims 'poor training'

    Kellie Smith, widow of BART Detective Sgt. Thomas "Tommy" Smith Jr., has filed a federal complaint alleging that BART police chiefs routinely sent its officers into high-risk searches without the backup of a trained SWAT -- Special Weapons and Tactics -- team.  
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    What's in a name? Facebook's policy protested

    Drag queens, Native Americans and others on Monday protested a Facebook rule that requires people to provide their real name and verify their identity.