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The East County activist who won't quit

Community activist Willie Mims has made a name for himself by being one of the most politically engaged East Contra Costa residents in recent memory. 
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Fiorina's surge in polls fueled by buzz, not facts

Carly Fiorina finally has the presidential campaign spotlight she wanted, its glare both giving her a big boost and exposing her flaws. 
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Police arrest sex assault suspect, seek victims

Police are asking for women to come forward if they may have been sexually assaulted earlier this year by a San Ramon man. 
( Karl Mondon )
Giants optimistic heading into offseason

Team's brain trust puts top priority on upgrading pitching staff. 
Warriors put on show for San Jose fans in exhibition opener

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson look sharp as the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors beat the Toronto Raptors in their exhibition opener at SAP Center. 
(Bill Pugliano/Getty Images file photo)
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey joins rare breed of leaders running two companies

Jack Dorsey, Twitter's co-founder and interim CEO, became the social media company's permanent leader Monday, ending a tumultuous three-month search.  
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TV Tonight: 'The Flash' tries to go it alone

Plus, there's a Shaq attack on 'Fresh Off the Boat' as NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal makes a guest appearance.