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    Talk Back: CHP photo scandal
    Do you believe an independent investigation is needed in the CHP nude photo scandal to determine how widespread the problem is?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Contra Costa County Fire)
    Walnut Creek: Explosion at apartment building

    One person is not accounted for and two are injured after blast in 1500 block of Sunnyvale Avenue, just off I-680. Investigators suspect a hash oil lab was being operated in an apartment. 
    (Mercury News)
    CHP photo scandal: Officer charged with felonies

    A Dublin-based CHP officer was charged Friday with two felonies for allegedly secretly forwarding himself explicit photos from female arrestees' phones and then sharing the images with colleagues. 
    Chevron money rains down on Richmond election

    The oil giant's effort to influence the City Council election may be unprecedented in local politics.  
    Raiders eyeing opportunity against Seahawks

    Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr shined against the Seahawks in an exhibition game at the Coliseum. 
    National Nurses Union plans strike to demand greater protections against Ebola

    Fearful that the nation s hospitals have not done enough to protect against Ebola, the National Nurses Union will hold a National Day of Action on Nov. 12 that will include strikes at 21 Kaiser facilities in Northern California 
    A Jack-o-tini for Halloween

    This year's Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival attractions include all sort sof pumpkin treats, including jack-o-tinis, made by the new Half Moon Bay Distillery.