Talk Back: Border kids
Should the U.S. continue to accommodate unaccompanied Latin America children coming across the border?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
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Huge crowd for Chevron Richmond hearing

Richmond's City Council on Tuesday heard Chevron's appeal of the city's Planning Commission's recommended amendments to a proposed $1 billion modernization project on its local refinery. 
Property taxes could pay for $25 billion Delta tunnels without public vote

The Santa Clara Valley Water District, Metropolitan Water District and others have the authority to raise property taxes without the usual two-thirds requirement under Proposition 13 -- and may use it to fund Gov. Jerry Brown's Delta tunnels plan.  
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Couple's West Coast crime spree detailed in testimony about Hercules slaying

Husband and wife charged with jail break, carjackings and murder of retired Hercules teacher before their arrest near Seattle 
(Damian Dovarganes/AP)
Brown lawns can't draw penalties under new California law

Homeowners associations can no longer fine residents who fail to water their lawns during droughts under legislation sponsored by a San Jose lawmaker.
 
LOCAL NEWS
(JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO)
A's, Oakland council sign off on 10-year lease extension

A's Owner Lew Wolff said Tuesday that the team had agreed to lease modifications inserted into the lease agreement last week by the Oakland City Council. The deal is expected to be quickly approved by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors. 
SPORTS
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Live udpates: Pac-12 Football Media Day 1, Wednesday at 8 a.m.

Live updates from Pac-12 Football Media Day on Wednesday, July 23 from the San Jose Mercury News, Los Angeles News Group, Denver Post and Salt Lake Tribune. 
BUSINESS
(Alan Diaz)
Apple's mixed bag: Profits beat expectations, but sales disappoint

Those looking for a clear indication of Apple's future direction didn't get it Tuesday when the company reported its fiscal third-quarter earnings. 
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno. 
 
 
 
( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
Kawakami: Kaepernick shoulders blame for loss

Colin Kaepernick's late-game interception allows the Seattle Seahawks to hold off the San Francisco 49ers and advance to the Super Bowl against the Denver Broncos
 
( Nhat V. Meyer )
Purdy: Brutal heavyweight fight went way of Seahawks

This was a wicked, awful, exhausting game for both the 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks. 
( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
Thompson: 49ers defense shows fight even after Bowman injury

The San Francisco 49ers defense was not as dominant as it needed to be Sunday. But when things looked most bleak against the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship game, the defense got the ball back to the offense with a chance to win. Twice. Even without the unit's best player.