An 18-year-old man fatally shot Saturday night while sitting in a car in East Oakland was identified by police Tuesday as Alex Breggs and police are still looking for a motive.  
 
A reward of as much as $5,000 has been offered for information leading to the arrest of a motorist who fled after hitting a bicyclist and motorcyclist Monday night near Lake Merritt in Oakland, police said Tuesday.  
 
Highlight of Saturday's conference will be a ghost investigation from 10 p.m. Saturday to 1 a.m. Sunday at the Benicia Capitol Building, 115 W. G St.  
 
Plus, black Burger King cheeseburgers in Japan, and a deluge of fans of Surge soda.  
 
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Coming winds and warmer temperatures brought worries that progress made in slowing the growth of a massive wildfire in Northern California could be undone.  
 
In the face of several challenges, the numbers of California's threatened sea otters are holding steady, an annual survey has found.  
 
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U.S. Forest Service crews on Mount Shasta were dealing Monday with mud flow from a melting glacier that covered two roads and a bridge in muck, logs and rocks and forced a mountain creek out of its banks.  
 
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LOS ANGELES -- Eric "The Actor" Lynch, whose fear of werewolves, love of professional wrestling and angry, often foul-mouthed rants endeared him to fans of Howard Stern's radio show for more than a decade, has died at age 39.  
 
A mistrial has been declared in the case of two men accused of killing another man who a prosecutor said was brutally beaten after he tried to rob a marijuana grow house in unincorporated Hayward more than four years ago.  
 
Two suspected gang members pleaded not guilty Monday to a murder charge stemming from the fatal shooting of a pet sitter in her East Oakland neighborhood in July 2013.  
 
 
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Napa Wine: Going to Silverado PGA? Check out these 5 wineries

An iPod-assisted vineyard tour. A new winery with 18,000 square feet of caves. A four-course wine and food pairing featuring American Kobe Wagyu. From Odette Estate to Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, here are five wineries to check out within five miles of the golf tournament. 
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Miss America Kira Kazantsev defends herself over bullying claims

Las Lomas graduate tells “Good Morning America” she was kicked out of sorority because she missed disciplinary hearing.