Talk Back: Afghanistan
Do you think President Obama was right to slow troop withdrawal from Afghanistan?
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Blame drought for poor taste in water

Change to save water for fish creates taste problems at tap  
10 percent sales tax in Albany, El Cerrito

Sales tax hikes approved by voters last year will take effect Wednesday, while proposed legislation could mean a lot more sales tax measures on upcoming ballots. 
The wrong way to deal with road rage

Honk your horn only to avoid a possible crash but not as a way to deliver a message of anger. 
BAY AREA NEWS
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Game-changing computer demo captured in new show

'The Demo,' inspired by computer mouse inventor Douglas Engelbart's legendary speech, gets world premiere at Stanford University this week. 
Celebrities
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Tom Hanks' son threatens Howard Stern

Feud between rapper Chet Haze and radio host goes back four years, to when Stern questioned rapper’s credentials as the son of a Hollywood legend. 
SPORTS
(Courtesy of Golden State Warriors)
BANG NBA Power Rankings

Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks remain 1-2-3 in the BANG NBA Power Rankings, with the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs climbing to fourth.
 
BUSINESS
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Google takes over aging Moffett Field and its airship hangars

One of the World War II-era wood beams bracing historic Hangar Three came crashing down in February, just as tech giant Google was getting ready to take over the 1,000-acre field. 
(Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
Tom Hanks' son threatens Howard Stern

Feud between rapper Chet Haze and radio host goes back four years, to when Stern questioned rapper’s credentials as the son of a Hollywood legend.