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    Plan to curb Bay Area oil refinery emissions touted as toughest in nation

    Bay Area Air Quality Management District proposes six refinery rules to curb emissions but environmentalists and refiners sharply criticize plan. 
    A woman struck and killed by an Amtrak train last week has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office as 71-year-old Ilona Burpee, of Richmond.  
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    The West Contra Costa school district has a plan to give every student a tablet to use at home. But the plan is complicated by the fact that in some neighborhoods, like the Iron Triangle, as many as 40 percent of residents don't have an Internet connection.  
    A woman died when an Amtrak train hit her Thursday afternoon in Richmond, officials with Amtrak and Union Pacific Railroad said Friday.  
    HERCULES -- A pair of men jumped out of their car and beat a 22-year-old man with blunt weapons Wednesday afternoon, police said.The victim received minor injuries in the assault, which took place at 3:22 p.  
    Richmond residents and others curious to learn about the progress of the proposed Berkeley Global Campus at Richmond Bay are invited to a community briefing, scheduled for Monday.  
    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.  
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    Contra Costa College police officers see their growing toy drive as spreading good cheer in myriad ways. The Bay Area Rescue Mission is a chief beneficiary and will give away toys at a Dec. 23 event.  
    Police investigating shooting as a homicide  
    RICHMOND -- A 45-year-old North Richmond man who died after being shot along with two other people Tuesday night, has been identified.Daron Andrews was shot multiple times in what deputies believe was a drive-by shooting at 9:40 p.  
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    Coldplay to headline Super Bowl 50 halftime?

    Coldplay, Taylor Swift and Maroon 5 are all in the running to play Super Bowl 50 in February at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, according to report.