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1. 10-09 Man shot and killed by police SF Castro
2. 10-09 Charges dismissed in firebombing case Vallejo
3. 10-09 Officer shot pulling over car East Oakland
E. 10-09 240 garment workers gets back wages San Francisco
F. 10-09 Sideshow accident sends man to hospital East Oakland
10-09 Jury recommends death for Yosemite killer San Jose
H. 10-09 3rd-quarter profit tops estimates Yahoo
I. 10-09 District's deficit prompts credit downgrade Golden Gate Bridge


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Oct.9   SF Castro   Man shot and killed by police  Probably homeless man charged an officer with butcher knives stolen from a restaurant in the Castro area

  Vallejo Charges dismissed in firebombing case  Deputy DA was dismissing the charges against William Strong, 51, saying there is not enough evidence to prosecute him

  East Oakland Officer shot pulling over car  Officer narrowly escaped injury, after pulling over a car that was allegedly involved in a sideshow

  San Francisco 240 garment workers gets back wages  Workers are owed almost $1 million from three bankrupt San Francisco garment factories

  East Oakland Sideshow accident sends man to hospital  Car spun out of control, knocked down a small tree and then smashed into a telephone pole

Day News

  San Jose   Jury recommends death for Yosemite killer
  Jury is rejecting defense pleas to show mercy because of a traumatic childhood, mental illness and an inability to control urges

  Yahoo   3rd-quarter profit tops estimates
  Financial recovery picked up steam as Yahoo persuaded more visitors to its popular Web site to pay for online services

  Golden Gate Bridge District's deficit prompts credit downgrade  A major rating agency downgraded the credit rating, despite projections of increased revenue from a new $5 toll

  Oakland Port Dock Workers to Head Back to Port  The Pacific Maritime Association is expected to call workers back to the Port of Oakland at 6pm

  eBay Bid for TV Celebrity Delayed Until 2003  TV show based on the eBay concept had initially been planned for the fall of this year

  Livermore Scorched Car Leads to Search for Teen  Jenna Simons, 17, was last seen Sunday nigh. Police discovered her burned up Mustang

Evening News

  Giants     Giants give Cardinals a Busch-wacking
  Bonds delivered yet another big hit as SF beat St. Louis 9-6 in the opener of the NL Championship Series

  San Francisco     Bonds ball dispute headed for trial  After a third mediation attempt failed, the legal tug-of-war over 73rd home run ball will go to trial

  Richmond   Man shot and killed ice cream vendor  Man killed a 48-year-old vendor who refused to succumb to a gunpoint robbery

  Richmond Grant for transitional housing center  Rep. George Miller secured a $200,000 to start a center for down-and-out youths on the verge of homelessness

  Walnut Creek Mother charging School District  The mother of a boy who had to have eye surgery, is saying the convicted brothers were known to harass other students

  San Francisco Ex-official arrested on money laundering  Timothy Tronson, 45, a former school official, arrested in connection with a $30 million energy-efficiency contract

  Bay Bridge Body found floating  A body found next to a small dingy in the water under the Bridge is believed to be the victim of an accidental drowning

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