West Contra Costa hospital losing workers amid uncertain future

As Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo faces an uncertain future and county health officials scramble for options to save it, skilled workers are leaving in droves, hastening the need to make a decision on how to save the hospital and what form the facility will take.  
A woman suspected of robbing an elderly woman and breaking her hip at a Point Richmond bank earlier this month remains on the loose, and police are asking the public's help identifying her.  
 
We're hunting for the government agency or large company wasting water as California's worst drought in decades worsens.  
 
Former Bay Area high school football star Joe Mixon is the subject of a police investigation for alleged aggravated assault in Norman, Oklahoma, where he is a freshman on the Oklahoma football team, according to KWTV-News 9 of Oklahoma City.  
 
ANTIOCH -- A police officer shot and wounded a man in Antioch Monday morning, authorities said. Officers were sent to the 4100 block of Folsom Drive at 8:34 a.  
 
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Sued by California Attorney General Kamala Harris, Corinthian Colleges agrees to warn California students it plans to sell Heald, WyoTech and Everest colleges.  
 
Gary Agopian, a longtime and well-respected Antioch civil servant, first as a school board trustee and then on the City Council, died Monday morning following a long battle with brain cancer, according to family members.  
 
A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.  
 
The June death of a tot forgotten all day in enclosed vehicle in West San Jose highlights the tragic consequences of heatstroke.  
 
Local water districts offer in-person surveys that help customers learn how to conserve during drought  
 
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno. 
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Wine: Five great summer rosés

It's August. Where's your bottle of pink? From a bone-dry Anderson Valley vin gris of pinot noir to a rare mondeuse rosé from the Santa Maria Valley, we tasted dozens to find these five faves. 
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Batkid documentary in the works

A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.