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State, National and World News

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Rare respiratory virus confirmed in California

California's first cases of the uncommon respiratory infection enterovirus D68 have been reported by San Diego County health authorities.

Nation

Home Depot breach affected 56 million cards (w/video)

Home Depot said that 56 million debt and credit cards are estimated to have been breached in a data theft between April and September at its stores in the U.S. and Canada.

World

Scotland's leader quits after voters reject independence (w/video)

Scotland's pro-independence leader Alex Salmond resigned as first minister and leader of his party Friday, hours after Scots voted to remain part of the United Kingdom.

Bay Area

Drag queens battle Facebook over names

Facebook has been deleting the profiles of self-described drag queens and other performers who use stage names.

Crime

Inmate on lam in Mendocino County

Authorities are looking for an inmate who went missing Tuesday after being granted a pass to visit a sick relative.

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