• Royals blank A's 1-0 - 08/01/2014 11:24 PM PDT
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    Concord to Hollywood: How De La Salle's story became a movie

    De La Salle football coach Bob Ladouceur wasn't about winning. "He was about developing these boys into great young men," said "When the Game Stands Tall" producer David Zelon. "So I thought, let's show everybody how they did it." 
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    Decorated Marine in serious condition after shooting near Antioch golf course

    A 32-year-old decorated former Marine was shot multiple times near an Antioch golf course early Friday, police said.  
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    49ers open Levi's Stadium Saturday: 10 things to watch for

    Like eager fans dissecting every morsel of information from the Niners' ongoing training camp, there will be lots of signs to watch for in gauging whether the $1.3 billion Santa Clara stadium will bit a hit -- and what needs improving. 
    Royals blank A's 1-0

    Jeremy Guthrie and three relievers combined on a five-hitter and Raul Ibanez homered as the Kansas City Royals edged Sonny Gray and the Oakland A's 1-0. 
    Roger Goodell says Ray Rice's two-game suspension is 'consistent with other cases  
    Roger Goodell says Ray Rice's two-game suspension is 'consistent with other cases  
    08/01/2014 04:08 PM PDT - Serbian athlete played for the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Summer League last month in Las Vegas, but now he's expected to miss about four weeks.  
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    Fueled by the booming tech economy and seemingly insatiable demand for housing, the Bay Area set records in the second quarter of this year in the number of homes sold for $1 million or more as well as those costing at least $2 million, according to a real estate information service.
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    This year's Santa Clara County Fair has added a new kind of 'animal' -- robots.  
    Long scoffed at as the bad toupee of the landscaping world, today's high-end fake grass is realistic-looking, kid-friendly, nonflammable, nontoxic, recyclable and low-maintenance.

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    This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

    Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.