Talk Back: Fighting ISIS
Do you believe in the U.S. strategy in its fight against ISIS?
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(Tell us why or why not?)

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Antioch hostage recalls ordeal at gas station

When a carjacking suspect took Jagdish Bhalla and his co-worker hostage, the 75-year-old gas station owner welcomed him with iced tea and a candy bar. 
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Klay Thompson woozy, vomiting after game

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, who took a knee to the head from Trevor Ariza, is 'doing much better after a good night's sleep,' according to father Mychal Thompson.
 
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Restaurant opens after furor over mural

The restaurant is opening in the former Key Route building on Piedmont Avenue. The location caused controversy after a section of a community-funded mural was taken down as part of the building renovations, with various people holding vastly different views over whether the loss could have been prevented. 
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Carr Ranch to become public open space

John Muir Land Trust buys Carr Ranch property to preserve as open space and buffer to protect reservoir 
Celebrities
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Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks. 
Spotlight
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Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario. Bros. Edition

Of the two classic games now offered together on a mobile format, 'Puzzle & Dragons Z' is the stronger, with an addictive hook that will keep players busy for long car rides or waits at the airport. 
BUSINESS
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Wolverton: Google's impressive 'smart' capabilities

When it comes to new smartphone features, Google seems to be following Apple's lead -- except in developing the new kinds of experiences that will depend on computer intelligence.

Google I/O: Taking on Apple Pay, Flickr  

( Gieson Cacho )
Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario. Bros. Edition

Of the two classic games now offered together on a mobile format, 'Puzzle & Dragons Z' is the stronger, with an addictive hook that will keep players busy for long car rides or waits at the airport. 
(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks.