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    Talk Back: Affordable Care Act
    Do you think the Supreme Court made the right decision on the Affordable Care Act?
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    Gov. Brown signs new vaccine bill

    Ending months of speculation, Gov. Jerry Brown today signed into law Senate Bill 277, which requires almost all California schoolchildren to be fully vaccinated in order to attend public or private school, regardless of their parents personal or religious beliefs. California now joins only two other states -- Mississippi and West Virginia -- that permit only medical exemptions as legitimate reasons to sidestep vaccinations.  
    Sexual predator back in custody

    WALNUT CREEK -- Charles Christman, the sexually violent predator who moved into a Walnut Creek home earlier this year, is back in custody for violating the terms of his parole, authorities said Tuesday. 
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    Balcony contractor files for restraining order

    BERKELEY -- Days after the Alameda County District Attorney announced her office would open a criminal investigation into the fatal Berkeley balcony collapse, the general contractor who oversaw construction at the Library Gardens apartment complex filed for a restraining order against Nancy 
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    'Jaws' 40th anniversary approaches

    A young woman went skinny dipping by moonlight on Amity Island 40 years ago this summer, and the zeitgeist has never been the same. 
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    California executions could resume under high court ruling

    U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding lethal injection in Oklahoma paves the way for California to establish new execution method, possibly resuming executions after long hiatus 
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    Bristol Palin now says pregnancy was planned

    Daughter of Sarah Palin fired back at critics, after announcing last week she was pregnant. 
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    Giants designate Casey McGehee for assignment

    There won't be a fond comeback story for Casey McGehee in orange and black. The Giants demoted the veteran third baseman for the second time this season on Tuesday, and this time it has an air of finality. 
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    Review: Casbah Mediterranean Kitchen expands to Pleasanton

    You'll find all the expected Mediterranean dishes -- Greek salads, dolmas and gyros -- at the new Casbah, and a wide array of unexpected flavors as well.  
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    Samsung tops Google, Apple and Facebook on reputation

    Samsung: The tech industry's most┬áreputable company? That's according to a new report out today, and it far outpaces its arch-rival Apple. 
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    Review: Casbah Mediterranean Kitchen expands to Pleasanton

    You'll find all the expected Mediterranean dishes -- Greek salads, dolmas and gyros -- at the new Casbah, and a wide array of unexpected flavors as well.  
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    Bristol Palin now says pregnancy was planned

    Daughter of Sarah Palin fired back at critics, after announcing last week she was pregnant.