Miss America remembered as standout teen in Walnut Creek

WALNUT CREEK -- She may have represented New York in this year's pageant, but freshly minted Miss America Kira Kazantsev's ties to Walnut Creek run deep. 
Livermore: High school football players arrested in hazing incident

Two 17-year-old students at Livermore Valley Charter Preparatory High School were arrested last week after they held down a freshman teammate and shaved part of his head, police said Monday. 
Sacramento River Cats file to end affiliation with A's

River Cats expected to try and convince San Francisco Giants to move their Triple-A team from Fresno to Sacramento; A's looking at Nashville. 
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'Dancing With the Stars': Alfonso Ribeiro blows judges away

Former "Fresh Prince of Bel Air" sets the stage for Season 19 in the opener as "Dancing With the Stars" returns with a fourth judge. The first elimination will occur Tuesday night. 
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Kanye West calls out fan in wheelchair

Kim Kardashian’s husband refuses to play until everyone in arena stands & unless they demonstrate a handicap.