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    Talk Back: California drought
    Do you believe further state action is needed to address the drought?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Dan Honda)
    "Odd couple" battles it out for senate seat

    Race to succeed Rep. Mark DeSaulnier in the state Senate pits two moderate Democrats -- Steve Glazer and Susan Bonilla -- who have drifted in different directions and now champion causes that might surprise their earliest supporters 
    ( DAVID DEBOLT )
    Walnut Creek: Fire destroys vacant home

    A vacant home where dozens of teenagers threw a party caught fire early Saturday hours after authorities broke up the gathering, fire officials said.  
    (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group)
    Devastating reality of year-round fire season

    The fire came up quickly here in the eastern Sierra Nevada, destroying 35 homes and taking the mountainside community of Swall Meadows by surprise. Who would expect a roiling wildfire — throwing fireballs and whipping up flame whirls through 7,000 acres of sagebrush, pinon and Jeffrey pine — in the dead of winter? 
    ( Stacy Revere )
    Warriors sweep away Pelicans

    Stephen Curry scores 39 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the New Orleans Pelicans 109-98 to complete a four-game sweep of their first-round NBA playoff series. 
    SPORTS
    ( Stacy Revere )
    Warriors sweep away Pelicans

    Stephen Curry scores 39 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the New Orleans Pelicans 109-98 to complete a four-game sweep of their first-round NBA playoff series. 
    Spotlight
    (PBS)
    Scarlett Johansson hosts 'SNL'; Daytime Emmy Awards on tap

    Plus, this week on TV: Rory Kennedy revisits 'Last days of Vietnam' and J.K. Rowling's adult novel, 'The Casual Vacancy,' comes to television. 
    BUSINESS
    (Christopher Galluzzo/Nasdaq Crea)
    Apigee makes Wall Street debut in $87 million IPO

    The company broke a three-month lull in tech IPOs -- the most recent was Box, the cloud storage and file-share company whose stock has tanked since joining Wall Street in January.  
    (Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
    Scarlett Johansson hosts 'SNL'; Daytime Emmy Awards on tap

    Plus, this week on TV: Rory Kennedy revisits 'Last days of Vietnam' and J.K. Rowling's adult novel, 'The Casual Vacancy,' comes to television.