Talk Back: Minimum wage
Do you support the bill to raise the minimum wage in California?
  Yes
  No

(Tell us why or why not?)
( Kristopher Skinner )
Peterson: BART critics having a field day

The transit agency's missteps -- fake security cameras, "secret" bonuses and electrical surges -- are "not our finest hour" a BART director says. 
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Congressman decries lack of competition

Rep. Mark DeSaulnier expressed concern about the process to select a developer for the Concord Naval Weapons Station.  
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Aldon Smith agrees to new deal with Raiders

Pass rusher Aldon Smith has agreed to a new contract with the Oakland Raiders; ESPN reporting that it's a two-year deal. 
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Peterson: BART critics having a field day

The transit agency's missteps -- fake security cameras, "secret" bonuses and electrical surges -- are "not our finest hour" a BART director says. 
 
 
 
 
 
( T. Charles Erickson )
Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7