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Drummond: Mills College welcomes female transgender applicants

The all-women's college in Oakland goes on record saying it will accept transgender applicants who identify as female and high school students who don't claim either gender.  
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A disaster without DMC presenceThe Napa earthquake sent more than 200 people to hospitals.What if that quake had hit at 3 p.m. on a weekday in the area Doctors Medical Center serves -- Crockett to El Cerrito? 
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WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is highly exercised about "inversion," the practice by which an American corporation acquires a foreign company and moves its headquarters out of the U. 
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Tonight's TV picks: Rascal Flatts among MDA telethon stars

Sara Evans and LeAnn Rimes also on tap to perform on 'MDA Show of Strength Telethon.' Plus, horde of vampires grows on 'The Strain.'