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Concord Real Estate Exec Pleads Guilty In $200M Mortgage Fraud Scheme During Housing Crisis

An executive of a Concord real estate company pleaded guilty to a $200 million mortgage fraud scheme that took place during the height of the housing crisis, according to an unsealed plea agreement.

08/24/2015

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Nicki Minaj Halts Concord Pavilion Concert After Woman At Show Gets Maced

Rowdy fans at the concert caused some trouble, culminating in an incident that prompted Minaj to stop her own show.

08/17/2015

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Bay Area Temperature Records Broken As Extreme Heat Continues

From Monterey to Napa, forecasters recorded record temperatures across the Bay Area Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.

08/16/2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks on stage during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on March 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Apple Inc. is expected to unveil more details on the much anticipated Apple Watch, the tech giant's entry into the rapidly growing wearable technology segment. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Apple Said To Show Interest In Car Testing Facility At Old Concord Naval Weapons Station

Adding fuel to rumors that Apple is working on designs for a car, local officials say engineers for the giant tech company recently made inquiries about a former navy base that’s been converted into a testing ground for self-driving cars and other cutting-edge vehicles.

08/14/2015

Oak Grove Pharmacy in Concord. (CBS)

Nevada Resident Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Concord Pharmacy Where Pharmacist Bit Him

Police arrested a Nevada resident on suspicion of robbing at least two pharmacies this week, including one in Concord, Concord police said.

08/12/2015

Oak Grove Pharmacy in Concord. (CBS)

Concord Pharmacist Nearly Bites Off Finger Of Man Trying To Steal Drugs

A pharmacist in Concord fought back by biting when a man entered the business and demanded drugs.

08/11/2015

Prescription drug containers at pharmacy (AP)

Concord Pharmacy Employee Fights Off Would-Be Robber Who Demanded Meds

The suspect, who remains at large, was described as a white man between 30 and 40 years old who wore a white T-shirt, short pants and white tennis shoes.

08/11/2015

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John Muir Medical Center Put On Lockdown After Stabbing Victim Walks Into Concord Hospital

The lockdown at John Muir Medical Center in Concord was lifted this afternoon after a person walked into the emergency room with a stab wound to the chest, a Concord police corporal said.

08/05/2015

Christopher Reeves, a salesperson at Lehmer's Buick GMC in Concord, said he was kidnapped during a test drive on July 27, 2015. (CBS)

Concord Car Salesman Recalls Wild Test Drive By Accused Kidnapper

An East Bay car salesman is shaken up after he went on the ride of his life. He said a customer who was looking for a van commandeered the vehicle during a test drive and kidnapped him.

07/28/2015

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

Chevron Cutting 500 Jobs From San Ramon Headquarters

The company says it is part of an effort to reduce costs around the world by one-billion dollars.

07/28/2015

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