Talk Back: Gun laws
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Warriors put on show in exhibition opener

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson look sharp as the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors beat the Toronto Raptors in their exhibition opener at SAP Center. 
Popular ice cream man killed in Oakland

A neighborhood ice cream vendor was fatally shot in East Oakland on Saturday afternoon, while driving his van around selling frozen treats. Police have made no arrests in the case. 
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Plan to renovate aging lighthouse on Alcatraz

San Francisco landmark: Groups plan rehabilitation of lighthouse and someday opening it to visitors. 
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Twyla Tharp's 50th anniversary tour comes to Berkeley.

Rather than dwell on career milestones, the famed choreographer is presenting two new works when her tour stops at UC Berkeley Oct. 16-18.