Streets to be reopened Thursday evening include Market Street between Beale and Steuart streets, southbound Embarcadero between Washington Street and Don Chee Way, Spear, Steuart and Main streets between Market and Mission streets and the intersections of Main, Spear, Drumm and Steuart streets at Market Street, officials said Wednesday.  
VALLEJO -- An off-duty veteran Richmond police officer was fatally shot at his Vallejo home early Thursday morning, according to Richmond police.Police have not released the officer's name, but sources said he worked as a homicide detective.  
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Human remains discovered in Gilroy are not believed to be Sierra LaMar, based on dental records, the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office said Thursday.  
DeSondra Michell Ward, 44, said she used the university's travel systems to arrange personal air travel for herself, her family, and her friends.  
City finance manager Stacie Plummer won a judgment against the city of Richmond on Tuesday that accused the city of passing her over for promotions and raises after she reported financial mismanagement.  
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Three groups sued the National Park Service, claiming that the cattle are causing erosion, polluting waterways with manure, harming endangered salmon and other species and blocking public access.  
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An 80-year-old woman who slammed her white Mercedes-Benz SUV into a health club, killing a Livermore Lab executive and injuring six others, won't face criminal charges.  
Hundreds of tacks were found strewn throughout a dog park in Hercules Saturday, police said.  
Spencer Freeman Smith, a San Ramon attorney convicted of killing a Chinese tourist in a hit-and-run crash in 2012 has been arrested again after failing to appear in court after testing positive for cocaine.  
There were no reported injuries in a fire Wednesday night at a commercial building in Emeryville, according to the Alameda County Fire Department. Firefighters responded at 10:14 p.  
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7