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yesterday at 22:46. Facebook
HIRING DISCRIMINATION: The city of Oakland says it won't discriminate against applicants for past marijuana use.

"It makes no sense to exclude people from employment for engaging in conduct that is widely accepted, permitted and regulated by the city of Oakland," said Mayor Rebecca Kaplan.

Oakland votes to end hiring discrimination based on past marijuana use

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yesterday at 21:15. Facebook
REUNITED AND INSPIRED: The little girl rescued from the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina by an Air force pararescue jumper says he inspired her to join her high school's JROTC program. Now, 12 years later, they've re-created the unforgettable photo at her JROTC ball.

Hurricane Katrina survivor attends JROTC ball with Air Force rescuer

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yesterday at 19:45. Facebook
GOING PRO: UC Berkeley basketball star and Bishop O'Dowd alum, Ivan Rabb, says he will enter the NBA draft. The sophomore says the timing is right, but he plans to finish school eventually - a promise he made to himself and his mother.

Cal's Ivan Rabb says he'll declare for NBA draft

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yesterday at 18:15. Facebook
VIRAL MUGSHOT: Texas high school teacher, accused of having sex with a student is seen with a huge smile on her face in a mugshot. Authorities say she turned herself in hours after celebrating her birthday with her husband. bit.ly/2mMSJDc

Teacher accused of sex with student smiles in mugshot

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yesterday at 16:51. Facebook
‘ABUSE OF POWER’: In opening statements, the prosecutor said the deputies targeted mentally-ill inmates as part of a power trip.

Photos of inmate Michael Tyree's naked body were shown in court as it was found with vomit and feces on the corpse as well as on the cell.

Hours after Tyree was pronounced dead, Farris' (one of the deputies) Google history showed searches including "what...
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Trial for 3 correctional deputies charged with murder in beating death of mentally-ill inmate begins

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yesterday at 14:55. Facebook
"YOU DESERVE IT MAMA" The Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper has fulfilled a childhood dream to buy his mom a home.

"I grew up in the projects, we didn't even own a car.. The whole story is way too long and melancholic, but just know a dream can go a long way if it's followed by faith and hard work. It took us 20+ years but now my mother has the house and car of her dreams. You...
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yesterday at 13:31. Facebook
STAR CROSSED BABIES: Two babies, named Romeo and Juliet, were born hours apart at the same South Carolina hospital over the weekend. Both parents had picked out the names early on in their pregnancies and neither couple knew each other until they met at the hospital! bit.ly/2nJ9PXw

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yesterday at 12:00. Facebook
FULL RECOVERY: After being shot 18 times, a baby jaguar found paralyzed could only move her head and neck. After help from animal doctors, the 11-month-old is now walking and running! bit.ly/2nx94jU
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yesterday at 08:00. Facebook
'ANDY'S UNITY PARK': Nearly four years after his shooting death at the hands of a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy, a park to honor 13-year-old Andy Lopez has been approved.

Lopez was shot 7-times by then Deputy Erick Gelhaus. The boy possessed an airsoft rifle that resembled a real gun. Gelhaus was promoted to sergeant last summer. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Park to be built in Andy Lopez' memory; 13-year-old was killed by deputy

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yesterday at 06:00. Facebook
AMAZON PRICING: The study found more than 25% of the items had a list price crossed out with a line to show how much the consumer would save, but the study found no basis for the list price when compared with other market prices. bit.ly/2mnyhNF

Amazon accused of misleading consumers with deceptive discounts

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yesterday at 04:00. Facebook
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: Redwood City Police Department said they had a history over the last month with the suspect who showed up at his ex-wife's work this afternoon at a business park. He allegedly chased her with a gun. When police arrived; the suspect shot and killed himself. The woman managed to make a frantic 911 call as she was being pursued. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Woman's ex-husband shows up at her work, chases her with gun, commits suicide

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yesterday at 02:45. Facebook
KINDNESS MATTERS: The woman was in the depths of depression and said she couldn't get out of bed for months. But, when she did, a kind hairdresser helped the woman feel like herself again. bit.ly/2njLYN9

Hairstylist's viral photos capture the heartbreaking effects of depression

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yesterday at 01:15. Facebook
WE CAN DO IT! Today is the 1st ever Rosie the Riveter Day. Many people think of the “Rosies” as the ones who paved the way for women's equality in the workforce. We spoke with some of the original Rosies, who are now in the 90s and living in the Bay Area.

"We were housewives and when the war came along, we just stepped up there and took over for the men that were drafted or enlisted in the...
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Bay Area women celebrate 1st ever Rosie the Riveter Day

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03/21/2017 at 23:45. Facebook
KARMA! After a little boy's bike was stolen in Marin County - deputies not only found it, but they also arrested the suspect: bit.ly/2nxpMPT

Marin Co. deputies return stolen bike to owner

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03/21/2017 at 22:15. Facebook
SUCCESSFUL SURGERY: A 10-month-old baby born with four legs and two spines underwent a complex surgical procedure successfully.

Baby Dominique is now recovering! bit.ly/2nxUN6z

Baby born with 4 legs, 2 spines undergoes successful surgery

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03/21/2017 at 20:45. Facebook
"I NEED THEM!" 5 siblings' plea to be adopted together into one home, sparks a viral respose. The kids' hopes for their future are simple. They say they want to be together, in one household with loving, caring parents: bit.ly/2mRGrdk
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03/21/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
GRUESOME FATE: Coyote eats poisoned rats. Rats get last laugh. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Coyote's death in San Francisco park linked to illegal rat poisons

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03/21/2017 at 17:49. Facebook
BREAKING BAD: Benicia Police Department recovered some blue meth over the weekend. One man was arrested, but Walter White was nowhere to be found.

Benicia Police recover blue meth

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03/21/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
GONE TOO SOON: 7-year-old Yaxtel Tapia was killed by her father in a murder-suicide in the Capitola Mall. Her family is mourning the devastating loss: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Girl fatally shot by dad at Capitola Mall parking lot ID'd

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03/21/2017 at 14:39. Facebook
WHO'S CHICKEN NOW? Check out this video of what appears to be a giant chicken. We think it's kind of terrifying looking!

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Massive chicken freaks out the internet

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