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Ex-teacher convicted on 19 molestation counts

The jury deadlocked on the five remaining counts against the former Concord schoolteacher Joseph Martin, and prosecutor Derek Butts told the judge it was "highly unlikely" his office would seek a retrial on those counts. 
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Oakland has backing of MLB for new A's stadium

After Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he was hopeful about getting a stadium deal done for the A's in Oakland, A's co-owner Lew Wolff said he was "re-energized" about Oakland, but still not ready to proclaim it the front-runner for a new ballpark. 
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Longtime advocate for sex workers, dies at 48

Shannon Williams, the former Berkeley High School teacher whose arrest on prostitution charges more than a decade ago gained national attention and who later became an advocate for legal sex work, died unexpectedly last week, according to her family. 
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Furniture store was front for large pot grow

A downtown Gilroy storefront raided last week was never an operating business, but rather a well-disguised indoor marijuana grow housing more than 1,000 pot plants valued at upward of $2 million, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office. 
Celebrities
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Joan Rivers' daughter files suit over mother's death

Melissa Rivers alleges a New York clinic made numerous mistakes and showed lapses in judgment during a routine procedure that ended in the death of tghe comedic legend. 
BUSINESS
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Apple: Record profits, revenues on stunning holiday iPhone sales

Bigger iPhones make for a bigger payday. Apple announced record-breaking quarterly revenues and profits Wednesday, beating the market's expectations by a landslide thanks to brisk sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

Biz Break: Apple's amazing numbers  

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Joan Rivers' daughter files suit over mother's death

Melissa Rivers alleges a New York clinic made numerous mistakes and showed lapses in judgment during a routine procedure that ended in the death of tghe comedic legend.