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Measure R would modify downtown zoning, insuring that developers provide benefits for Berkeley residents such as affordable housing, open space and "green" construction beyond current city requirements, while protecting historic downtown buildings, according to supporters.  
 
Mike Honda wants voters to think he and Ro Khanna are far apart on corporate profit 'repatriation' and Social Security, but they're really not.  
 
The group, Richmond Working Families, formed at the beginning of October, and is a coalition of community members and unions, including Asian Pacific Environmental Network Action, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment Action and SEIU 1021  
 
 
 
 
 
(Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times)
Home update stays true to historic roots

The 1926 five-bedroom, four-bath Spanish Revival house had not been touched in years, and it was in desperate need of an update. Although its new owners took 60 percent of the house down to the studs, for them the remodel was about staying true to the home's roots -- both architecturally and historically -- while bringing it into the 21st century. Check out how they did that. 
(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.