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  PD Editorial: Pedestrian toll is a step too far

About two years ago, U.S. News and World Report published a top 10 list of the “strangest state taxes.”



  US to monitor travelers from Ebola nations (w/video)

Everyone traveling into the US from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days, federal authorities said Wednesday.



  Canada gunman wanted a passport to go to Mideast (w/video)

A picture began to emerge Thursday of the man who launched a deadly attack on Canada's seat of government Wednesday.

Bay Area


  Bay Bridge boosters seek to keep lights display

A nightly, constantly changing display of 25,000 white lights on the Bay Bridge designed by a New York artist is set to end its two-year run early next year.


  Police: Customers thwart would-be burglar in Petaluma

Petaluma police Thursday asked for the public’s help identifying a man who tried to cart off $1,800 worth of items from a home improvement store.

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