Talk Back: Fighting ISIS
Do you believe in the U.S. strategy in its fight against ISIS?
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Antioch hostage recalls ordeal at gas station

When a carjacking suspect took Jagdish Bhalla and his co-worker hostage, the 75-year-old gas station owner welcomed him with iced tea and a candy bar. 
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Carr Ranch to become public open space

John Muir Land Trust buys Carr Ranch property to preserve as open space and buffer to protect reservoir 
( Nhat V. Meyer )
The life of Riley: Steph Curry's 2-year-old steps out

She is supposed to be in the grip of the Terrible Twos, and yet if adorable had an MVP, it would surely be Riley Curry. 
( DAN ROSENSTRAUCH )
Walnut Creek festival expands beer garden

Expanded beer garden key change for 2015 event 
Celebrities
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Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks. 
Spotlight
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Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario. Bros. Edition

Of the two classic games now offered together on a mobile format, 'Puzzle & Dragons Z' is the stronger, with an addictive hook that will keep players busy for long car rides or waits at the airport. 
BUSINESS
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Wolverton: Google's impressive 'smart' capabilities

When it comes to new smartphone features, Google seems to be following Apple's lead -- except in developing the new kinds of experiences that will depend on computer intelligence.

Google I/O: Taking on Apple Pay, Flickr  

( Gieson Cacho )
Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario. Bros. Edition

Of the two classic games now offered together on a mobile format, 'Puzzle & Dragons Z' is the stronger, with an addictive hook that will keep players busy for long car rides or waits at the airport. 
(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks.