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  1. Best friends from China reunited by urgent needRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Of all things that Mae Rainey had to leave behind in her life in China more than three years ago, the hardest thing of all for her to leave was her best friend. All the young girl carried with her from the Guangxi Province orphanage to the United States was a small backpack of belongings, including about 10 snapshots of her life back then.

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  2. Tesla battery-swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Tesla Motors spokesperson Alexis Georgeson plugs in a Tesla Model S electric car behind the new Tesla Store at the Village in Corte Madera, Calif. on Thursday, May 8, 2014.

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  3. California voters reject Propositions 45, 46, 48; pass 47Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    California voters soundly rejected two hotly contested propositions Tuesday night -- one that would have halted excessive health care insurance rates and another that would have raised the state's 39-year-old cap on medical malpractice damage awards. Proposition 45 would have given the state insurance commissioner the power to reject health insurance rate hikes for about six million Californians who buy their own policies or who work for small businesses.

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  4. California voters reject Propositions 45, 46, 48; pass 47Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    California voters soundly rejected two hotly contested propositions Tuesday night -- one that would have halted excessive health care insurance rates and another that would have raised the state's 39-year-old cap on medical malpractice damage awards. Proposition 45 would have given the state insurance commissioner the power to reject health insurance rate hikes for about six million Californians who buy their own policies or who work for small businesses.

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  5. Timm Herdt: What Prop. 48 will and won't decideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Before deciding how to vote on Proposition 48 on the Nov. 4 ballot, there are two things a California voter should know: 1. A yes vote means there will soon be a new Indian casino built just off the Highway 99 freeway near Madera. 2. A no vote means there will soon be a new Indian casino built just off the Highway 99 freeway near Madera.

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  6. Pair suspected in string of Oakland robberies killed in Madera County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Oakland police are looking into the possibility that two people who died when their BMW flipped on state Highway 99 north of Madera last Friday were responsible for a string of armed robberies along International Boulevard over the prior few weeks, police said. Both occupants of the 2008 BMW reported stolen at gunpoint in Oakland were killed when they were thrown from the car after hitting a Freightliner big-rig from behind, flipping the car multiple times at about 2 a.m. last Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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