Talk Back: Refugees
Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria and Iraq?

(Tell us why or why not?)
What can you see from top of Mount Diablo?

With a summit 3,849 feet above sea level, Mount Diablo stands like a sentinel watching over the Bay Area. On a clear day, what can you see from the top? Quite a lot, it turns out. 
( Laura A. Oda )
Environmentalists dismiss lawsuit against Oakland

Environmentalists are pulling the plug on a lawsuit challenging a plan for a coal shipping terminal at a city-owned project, but that does not affect the city's battle to prevent coal shipments into Oakland. Earthjustice, which represented groups such as Communities for a Better Environment, the Sierra Club and the Asian Pacific Environmental Network, had filed its suit against Oakland and developer Phil Tagami's company in Alameda County Superior Court to call for a new California Environmental Quality Act review before the project continues. 
( Dan Honda )
A's bring back shortstop Jed Lowrie

Veteran switch-hitter returns from Astros after a year in Houston 
( Evan Agostini )
Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'

With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?