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Crime and Public Safety

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Trump Org. CFO to plead guilty, testify against company

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Trump supporters' threats to judge spur democracy concerns

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Photos: Star-studded snapshots from Draymond Green's wedding

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Our California and Bay Area endorsements for the Nov. 8 general election election ballot

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