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Halloween: The 10 sexiest horror films

From thrillers like 'Notorious' to action-horror classics like 'Resident Evil,' here are 10 scary movies that will get your pulse racing in more ways than one.  
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Oakland mother's road-rage killing: Suspect identified

OAKLAND -- A suspect accused in the road-rage shooting death of an Oakland mother of four last weekend was identified Thursday as 20-year-old Carl Stephen Dubose. 
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Steven Carlson found guilty of murdering 14-year-old classmate

An Alameda County jury on Thursday found former Pleasanton resident Steven Carlson guilty of first-degree murder in the 1984 killing of 14-year-old Tina Faelz. 
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Spa trend: Does salt therapy relieve allergies, asthma and skin conditions?

Salt therapy has have become the hot new spa trend, with fans saying it offers relief from skin and respiratory conditions.  

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Tim Cook, Apple CEO, publicly declares he is gay

Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed his sexuality in an open forum for the first time Thursday, breaking a major barrier as the most prominent American CEO to publicly identify as gay.

SiliconBeat: Cook says he wants to help, inspire

 
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Spa trend: Does salt therapy relieve allergies, asthma and skin conditions?

Salt therapy has have become the hot new spa trend, with fans saying it offers relief from skin and respiratory conditions.