Talk Back: Stock market
Do the wild fluctuations of the stock market make you concerned about the economy?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
 
 
 
 
( Deeba Yavrom/Staff )
Appeals court overturns conviction of alleged accomplice in 2006 Oakland triple murder

A state appeals court on Tuesday tossed out the conviction of Tewodros Gebreselassie, accused of assisting in a 2006 triple slaying of an Oakland family, while affirming the conviction of the gunman -- his brother. 
 
Custody battle over the Bay Bridge chicken?

Three people have called the Oakland Animal Shelter claiming ownership of the chicken found strutting between cars during the Wednesday morning commute at the Bay Bridge Toll Plaza.  
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San Jose jail death: 3 officers arrested

Three correctional officers were arrested on suspicion of murder Thursday for what Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith called the "violent and cowardly" in-custody beating of a mentally ill inmate last week, an unusually swift development that also led to pledges to examine practices at the state's fifth largest county lockup. 
Custody battle over the Bay Bridge chicken?

Three people have called the Oakland Animal Shelter claiming ownership of the chicken found strutting between cars during the Wednesday morning commute at the Bay Bridge Toll Plaza.  
(Ed Crisostomo/The Orange County Register via AP)
'Star Wars' BB-8 droid is an instant hit

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ merchandise unveiling has fans waiting in line outside stores.