Talk Back: CHP photo scandal
Do you believe an independent investigation is needed in the CHP nude photo scandal to determine how widespread the problem is?
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(Contra Costa County Fire)
Walnut Creek: Explosion at apartment building

One person is missing and two injured after blast in 1500 block of Sunnyvale Avenue, just off I-680. Investigators suspect a hash oil lab was being operated in an apartment. 
( Gary Reyes )
Giants victory parade: 'This is our rainbow'

SAN FRANCISCO -- Thousands of Giants fans, many sporting Halloween costumes along with orange-and-black gear, gave their World Series champs a warm welcome despite Friday's steady showers. 
( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )
Chevron money rains down on Richmond election

The oil giant's effort to influence the City Council election may be unprecedented in local politics.  
(Mercury News)
CHP photo scandal: Officer charged with felonies

A Dublin-based CHP officer was charged Friday with two felonies for allegedly secretly forwarding himself explicit photos from female arrestees' phones and then sharing the images with colleagues. 
BAY AREA NEWS
National Nurses Union plans strike to demand greater protections against Ebola

Fearful that the nation s hospitals have not done enough to protect against Ebola, the National Nurses Union will hold a National Day of Action on Nov. 12 that will include strikes at 21 Kaiser facilities in Northern California 
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A Jack-o-tini for Halloween

This year's Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival attractions include all sort sof pumpkin treats, including jack-o-tinis, made by the new Half Moon Bay Distillery. 
A Jack-o-tini for Halloween

This year's Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival attractions include all sort sof pumpkin treats, including jack-o-tinis, made by the new Half Moon Bay Distillery.