EARLY PRISON RELEASE
Earning a college degree or participating in self-help programs could allow inmates early release, under new rules designed to ease prison overcrowding.

New California Prison Sentencing Rules To Cut Inmate Population By 9,500

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Police say they found the woman who plowed into shoppers at a Union City Walmart last week. [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
Former Raiders CEO and current NFL analyst Amy Trask says Oakland fans appear to be headed toward an awkward breakup.

Ex-Raiders Executive: 'My Heart Is Hurting For Raiders Fans'

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CARDINAL SOARS: Brittany McPhee scored 27 points, leading Stanford to a 76-75 victory over Notre Dame and a spot in the women's NCAA Final Four. [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
STRICTER LIMITS ON SMOKING?
A ban on smoking at park and beaches has passed a hurdle in the State Assembly.

Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Ban Smoking On State Beaches, Parks

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ELMO BEMOANS BUDGET CUTS
"Elmo's rent just went up!"
"Elmo has pre-existing condition!"
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'Elmo' Getting Fired Over PBS Budget Cuts Goes Viral (VIDEO)

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ELON MUSK is keeping his Model S and offers a little perspective to those in line for Tesla's Model 3.

Elon Musk Down-Sells Model 3 On Twitter In Favor Of Souped Up Model S

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TOGETHER AGAIN! Leah Remini to reunite w/ ex-TV hubby Kevin James on 'Kevin Can Wait' finale - [ Cbsloc.al Link ] #reunited

'King of Queens' Reunion In The Works On 'Kevin Can Wait' (VIDEO)

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PERFECT HOME
Minmi, a two-year old Maltese-poodle mix who lost her leg after getting hit by a car, now lives with someone who can relate.

Amputee Dog Placed In Perfect New Home

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A former firefighter was arrested earlier this week following an investigation that started in December.

Former San Bruno Firefighter Accused Of Stealing From Toy Drive Program

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HAVE YOU CLAIMED YOUR MONEY?:
Find out if California is holding onto your unclaimed money or property: [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
NEW SANCTUARY CITY LAWSUIT
City of Richmond joins others in suing President Trump over his executive order on sanctuary cities [ Cbsloc.al Link ]

Richmond Sues President Trump Over Sanctuary City Funding Block

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An Idaho driver hits a deer because, she says, Bigfoot distracted her. [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
NIGHTMARE NEIGHBORS
It was that one house on the block that everyone complained about.

Santa Rosa House Condemned After 1,200 Calls For Service In 5 Years

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Ex-CIA chief says ousted nat'l security adviser Flynn's firm "brainstormed" subverting U.S. extradition with Turkey. [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
FREE COLLEGE?
Supporters say a 1% tax on the state's millionaires would provide enough revenue to make public colleges tuition-free for residents.

California Lawmaker Seeks Millionaire's Tax For Tuition-Free College

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Congratulations to Mission High's "Grimy" Bears, first San Francisco public school to win a state title! [ Cbsloc.al Link ]
Some said it looked like an "alien's mouth." She said it was "teeth." After investigating, the restaurant says they've identified the mystery meat.

Woman finds "teeth" in her tacos, but there's an explanation

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