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Judge seizes Tribune Tower, other properties from owner
Judge Julia Spain's order transferring control of the Tribune Tower and other Oakland properties and assets to a court-appointed receiver is the latest legal blow to Thomas Henderson, a 67-year-old Oakland resident, who has portrayed himself as a selfless job creator, but has been hounded by creditors and accused of bad faith dealings from former business partners.
Congressman decries lack of competition
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier expressed concern about the process to select a developer for the Concord Naval Weapons Station.
Family of domestic abuse victim files suit
The family of Antioch resident Afroza Chowdhury, who killed herself by jumping from a moving taxi that was taking her back to a home where she'd recently been threatened, has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in federal court.
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Peterson: BART critics having a field day
The transit agency's missteps -- fake security cameras, "secret" bonuses and electrical surges -- are "not our finest hour" a BART director says.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Who is Miranda Lambert's new boyfriend Anderson East?
Miranda Lambert dating country singer Anderson East.