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1. 07-08 Wells Fargo to cut consumer unit, jobs Wells Fargo
2. 07-08 U.S. Facebook growth sputters in June Facebook
3. 07-08 Zap merges with China's Jonway Santa Rosa
4. 07-08 Talks Continue As Potential OPD Layoffs Oakland City Hall
F. 07-08 Police Kill San Ramon Robbery Suspect
G. 07-08 Nabokov leaving Sharks for deal in Russia San Jose
7. 07-08 Target sets its sights on S.F. Masonic Avenue and Geary Boulevard, SF Richmond
07-08 Mehserle convicted of invol. manslaughter BART Police Shooting
J. 07-08 Verdict protests take a violent turn Broadway and 14th street, Oakland Downtown

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Jul.8   Wells Fargo   Wells Fargo to cut consumer unit, jobs
  The fourth-largest U.S. bank by assets will eliminate 3,800 jobs, about 1.4 percent of its total workforce, and close its consumer-finance unit


  Facebook   U.S. Facebook growth sputters in June  The number of new users in the U.S. dropped dramatically in June, with the site losing a quarter of a million regular users between ages 18 and 44

  Santa Rosa   Zap merges with China's Jonway  Zap Inc., electric vehicle manufacturer, announces a $60 million merger with a subsidiary of China's Jonway Group

  Oakland City Hall   Talks Continue As Potential OPD Layoffs  Negotiations between the Oakland Police officer's union and the City of Oakland continue even as layoffs appear imminent

Day News


  San Ramon   Police Kill San Ramon Robbery Suspect Map of 2500 San Ramon Valley Boulevard San Ramon
  A suspected robber was shot to death early morning after a standoff with police officers and sheriff's deputies outside a 7 Eleven


  San Jose   Nabokov leaving Sharks for deal in Russia
  Russian hockey team SKA St. Petersburg says it has signed former Sharks goalie Evgeni Nabokov to a four-year $24 million contract


  SF Richmond   Target sets its sights on S.F. Map of Masonic Avenue and Geary Boulevard San Francisco  Target is making moves to open its first San Francisco store as part of the company's campaign to occupy urban locations

  BART Police Shooting   Mehserle convicted of invol. manslaughter
  A jury has convicted a former BART police officer of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed man on an Oakland train platform
 He was found guilty on Thursday in the New Year's Day 2009 killing of 22-year-old Oscar Grant III. An attorney for the family of the man shot to death says the family is "extremely disappointed" with the verdict


Evening News


  Oakland Downtown     Verdict protests take a violent turn
Map of Broadway and 14th street Oakland
  Protests sparked by the involuntary manslaughter verdict in the murder trial of a former Bay Area Rapid Transit officer Johannes Mehserle
 A crowd of people broke windows and forced their way into the Foot Locker store after sunset and began taking items. A jewelry store was also ransacked. Police have made more than 50 arrests


  Yahoo   Yahoo farms out home listings to Zillow  Yahoo Inc. is turning over its listings of homes for sale and other local real estate advertising to an online specialist in the field, Zillow.com

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