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Evidence could be tossed in Dublin robbery linked to bizarre Vallejo kidnapping

Authorities say a cell phone dropped at the scene of a violent Dublin home-invasion robbery in June eventually led them to suspect Matthew Muller, 38, in a bizarre Vallejo kidnapping case that police initially insisted was a hoax.

FBI links Vallejo kidnapping suspect to attempted rapes in Palo Alto  

( Kristopher Skinner )
Exclusive: Raiders rejected stadium plan

Floyd Kephart, Oakland's hand-picked financial partner, has pitched issuing bonds paid by future stadium revenue to help close an estimated $400 million funding gap for a new Oakland Raiders stadium. But a letter from the Raiders shows that he has known since April that the team is adamant about keeping all stadium revenue for itself. 
(Timothy D. Easley)
Kentucky clerk ordered to jail over refusal to let gay couples marry

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. 
( Doug Duran )
Giants' Tim Lincecum done for 2015

Tim Lincecum is a free agent at the end of the season and may have thrown his final pitch for the San Francisco Giants. 
$415M poaching deal OK'd: Apple, Google to pay up

Federal judge finalizes $415 million settlement that ends lawsuit against the companies, including Intel and Adobe, over illegal hiring practices in Silicon Valley.