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    Lafayette: Water service shut down after major water main breaks and floods neighborhood

    An EBMUD spokeswoman said crews will work overnight to fix 16-inch water main in Lafayette 
    The Contra Costa Sheriff's Office said Friday that it's holding Harry Alexander, of unincorporated Danville, in County Jail on suspicion of attempted homicide, domestic violence, criminal threats, battery and brandishing a firearm.  
    Danusia Lewakowski
    Danusia Lewakowski and Kasia, her sister, released a rehabilitated Cooper's hawk back into the wild in the morning on Thanksgiving at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Richmond. It was the end of a tale that lasted more than two months and provided memories that will last a lifetime.  
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    Rebuffing San Francisco's claim to the suave cocktail, city cites gold miner first tasting, and enjoying, a Martinez Special.  
    Two men are wanted in connection with the Thanksgiving Day slaying of a 23-year-old woman, the second homicide this week in North Richmond, authorities said.  
    A homeless shelter in Walnut Creek drops its plan to use the city's National Guard armory after the military shuts the door on nearly one-third of nights. The director of the shelter's operator, Trinity Center, is seeking city permission to move the shelter to two buildings at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, on Trinity Avenue.  
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    Negotiations have been going on for nearly a year with Contra Costa home care workers who make $11.50 per hour -- the lowest pay rate among Bay Area counties  
    A person was found dead early Friday morning in a vehicle that overturned and caught fire in unincorporated Contra Costa County, according to the California Highway Patrol.  
    Neighborhood opposition to building 53 houses in semirural Tice Valley near Rossmoor has intensified as the project heads to the City Council for final consideration on Dec. 15.  
    People with Alzheimer's disease are prone to wandering away so caretakers should make sure they wear GPS devices or necklaces or bracelets with identifying information.  
    (Jeff Neumann/A&E)
    TV Tonight: 'Unforgettable' gets new life -- and Skeet Ulrich

    Poppy Montgomery's crime serial is reborn on A&E. Plus, holiday season really gets underway with 'Santa Claus Is Coming to Town' and 'Crown for Christmas.' 
    (Colin Young-Wolff)
    Gwyneth Paltrow sings on new Coldplay record

    Coldplay singer Chris Martin suggested ex-wife Gwyneth Paltrow sing some lyrics she wrote for their new single “Everglow.”