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Medical pot in Oakland: Appeals court weighs fate of 'superstore'

Federal appeals court on Tuesday to consider Oakland's attempt to prevent the federal government from shuttering Harborside medical marijuana dispensary, the largest medicinal cannabis shop in the nation 
Richmond man sentenced to 46 years to life for Antioch robbery, gropings
Leon Ferguson, 28, of Richmond, pleaded for leniency Friday, hoping he could be a parent to his three children, unlike his own father who was murdered when he was 5. He was convicted of a 13-hour crime spree in Antioch in 2011. 

OAKLAND HOMICIDES
Database: Homicides in Oakland 2001-2012

See where Oakland homicides have occurred, and information on the victims, from Jan. 1, 2001 to Dec. 31, 2012. 
OPD SHOOTINGS
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Police: San Jose, Gilroy residents arrested in Riverside County kidnapping and pimping scheme

Five people from Gilroy and San Jose were arrested in Southern California over the weekend after they kidnapped a Compton woman at gunpoint and tried to force her into prostitution in Riverside County, authorities said. 
OAKLAND ROBBERIES
Map: Robberies in Oakland police beats

Search our map to find where the most robberies occurred in Oakland from Jan. 1, 2013 to April 9, 2013. 
Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'

The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.