ALAMEDA COUNTY
East Bay men sentenced to prison for Alameda bank robbery

An Oakland man and a Berkeley man were sentenced to years in prison for robbing an Alameda bank of almost $9,000 last August. 
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San Leandro High School teacher Leon Chang, 27, surrendered to San Jose police Thursday after he was charged by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office with statutory rape and arranging a meeting with a minor for lewd purposes, San Leandro police said in a statement.  
 
As families on both sides of the case wept, Pleasanton teen Cody Hall pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter Thursday for a 2013 accident that killed a Dublin woman and injured her husband while the couple was out on a Sunday bike ride.  
 
An Alameda County jury on Thursday convicted three alleged gang members of multiple counts of murder and attempted murder in connection with an ambush shooting outside a San Leandro warehouse party in 2011.  
 
The wholesale water agency for Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin and part of San Ramon faces shortages because it expects to get no water allocation from the State Water Project.  
 
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An 18-year-old Oakland man was sentenced Thursday to 25 years to life in prison for being one of three gunman who fired into a crowd of people and killed a toddler in West Oakland in 2011.  
 
The city of Livermore will host a "Zero Waste and Be a Sustainable Citizen" workshop to discuss no-cost wsays to save money on energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  
 
Anti-nuclear activists and interfaith groups will gather at Lawrence Livermore Lab early Friday for their annual Good Friday protest and march beginning at 7 a.m.  
 
Ohlone board members selected Carmel Partners, which proposes building 314 residences and 25,000 square feet of retail on 15 acres along Mission Boulevard.  
 
The superintendent has a key responsibility to oversee finances of the 18 school districts in the county, to sound alarms when one is heading for a financial cliff or unrealistically addressing its accounting. For that reason, the superintendent must be lead by fiscal example.  
 
This opera singer treated Paris commuters to a surprise performance

At times, opera singer Christophe Ménager likes to treat commuters in the Paris metro to a performance. In this comedic piece of opera, he clearly enjoys singing to passers-by. Full Story
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Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to be grandparents.