Talk Back: PG&E tax break
Should PG&E be able to write off its $1.6 billion fine for the San Bruno fire as a tax deduction?
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(Tell us why or why not?)
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Thousands mourn slain Hayward officer

On the floor of Oracle Arena Thursday morning stood 1,500 uniformed officers standing at attention, their eyes fixed ahead to an arrangement of funeral flower wreaths, and the framed uniform of Sgt. Scott Lunger.

Daughter: "You were my God-given hero"

How we laid to rest @HaywardPD #ScottLunger: Social media reaction 

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Obamacare: Mixed review from survey

Nearly 70 percent of California's previously uninsured adults have gained health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act -- and most of them say their health care needs are being met, according to the latest survey of the Kaiser Family Foundation. But the survey also found that plenty of challenges for the newly insured remain when it comes to paying for and accessing care.  
Suspect in girl's killing appears in court

A.J. Gonzalez, the 15-year-old Santa Cruz boy accused of raping and killing an 8-year-old girl at his apartment complex, appeared in court for the first time Thursday but did not enter a plea. 
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Richmond: Point Molate readies for next phase

Although litigation with the Guidiville Indian tribe and Upstream LLC is ongoing, soil cleanup at the Point Molate peninsula is nearly complete, and plans are in the works to refurbish and rent one of the historic cottages as a way to drum up interest in the site. 
BAY AREA NEWS
(Karl Mondon, Bay Area News Group)
BART's Tube shutdown weekend arrives

BART shutting down Transbay Tube Saturday, Sunday for track work. Buses will carry rides from Oakland s 19th Street Station to Temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco. Agencies warn of extra traffic on Bay Bridge. 
Celebrities
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Katy Perry still battling nuns for former convent

Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary deny singer's bid to buy a Los Angeles convent, in favor of restaurateur's higher bid, but judge opens the door for renting the property -- and Perry hopes to make her case. 
SPORTS
( Andy Lyons )
Giants trade for pitcher Leake

The Giants acquire Mike Leake from Cincinnati for minor leaguers Adam Duvall and Keury Mella 
Spotlight
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Weekend Top 10: It's Alive! Famed women's jazz combo back in action

Also on tap: Oakland's Lower Bottom Playaz want to talk about race; Symphony Silicon Valley's summer series goes to the movies; celebrating Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Tejano star Little Joe Hernandez and folk icons New Christy Minstrels heading to Bay Area. 
BUSINESS
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Pinterest sets diversity goals for 2016

In a move outside the norm for Silicon Valley tech firms, Pinterest publicly outlined its diversity goals on Thursday for 2016. White and Asian men still dominate technical and engineering roles at the company.

Special report: Workplace diversity  

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Weekend Top 10: It's Alive! Famed women's jazz combo back in action

Also on tap: Oakland's Lower Bottom Playaz want to talk about race; Symphony Silicon Valley's summer series goes to the movies; celebrating Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Tejano star Little Joe Hernandez and folk icons New Christy Minstrels heading to Bay Area. 
( Jordan Strauss )
Katy Perry still battling nuns for former convent

Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary deny singer's bid to buy a Los Angeles convent, in favor of restaurateur's higher bid, but judge opens the door for renting the property -- and Perry hopes to make her case.