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Options for Doctors Medical Center become clearer

Legal opinion suggests that struggling West Contra Costa hospital could be converted into a satellite emergency department under the county's jurisdiction. 
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Derek Carr looking forward to extended Raiders audition

Raiders rookie QB Derek Carr will start in place of injured Matt Schaub on Thursday in Houston. 
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Roadshow: Windshield washer sparks road rage

You will be surprised at how far a spray a water can travel at freeway speeds.  
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A gyoza-eating world champion, plus 'Portlandia' for real

Joey Chestnut just set a new world record for gyoza-consumption. A Midwestern food truck study reads like an episode of 'Portlandia.' And Mills College just made the Daily Meal's list of top colleges for food.