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Medical pot crackdown called unwarranted

Livermore residents say they are being unfairly targeted; police insist they are finding criminal acts. 
Home prices hit record highs, again

In a hot start to the spring home-buying season, the median price for Santa Clara County single-family homes set another all-time high in April, climbing to $905,000. San Mateo County set a record high as well -- $1,194,500 -- as did Alameda County, where the median price tag rose to $690,000. 
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Kawakami: Curry wins duel against Harden

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry comes out on top in star duel against Houston Rockets guard James Harden.
 
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Driver charged with murder in Livermore crash

Prosecutors on Thursday filed murder charges against a Livermore man they said was driving drunk at 99 mph when he killed a mother and toddler on a walking path. 
Lawrence Okoye isn t counting on Justin Smith s retirement to finally free him a spot on the 49ers defensive line for regular-season action.  
 
 
Josie Lepe
Oakland Raiders not saying why Derek Carr has been sidelined this week -- it's rumored that he has an injury on his right ring finger -- but he's expected to recover in plenty of time for season.  
 
 
Dan Honda
05/22/2015 11:56 AM PDT - Golden State Warriors struggled against the Houston Rockets in Games 1 and 2 of the Western Conference finals, but teams winning the first two games of a seven-game playoff series in the NBA advance 94 percent of the time.  
 
 
 
 
 
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In a hot start to the spring home-buying season, the median price for Santa Clara County single-family homes set another all-time high in April, climbing to $905,000. San Mateo County set a record high as well -- $1,194,500 -- as did Alameda County, where the median price tag rose to $690,000.

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