Talk Back: PG&E tax break
Should PG&E be able to write off its $1.6 billion fine for the San Bruno fire as a tax deduction?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
(Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group archives)
A's don't support Oakland/Alameda County Coliseum buyout

While A's owner Lew Wolff declined to explain his concerns, sports executives questioned whether Oakland buying out Alameda County's share of the Coliseum complex would really help simplify stadium talks 
(Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)
Concord: Street robberies plague Monument Boulevard area

In the first six months of the year, 22 percent of street robberies occurred near two intersections on Monument Boulevard.  
Lion killer faces onslaught from social media mob

When the Internet collectively sets out to get somebody, its search algorithms don't always discriminate. On Twitter, anyone with the same name as the dentist demonized for killing Cecil the lion -- Walter Palmer -- was fair game for furious derision and death threats. 
Lion killer faces onslaught from social media mob

When the Internet collectively sets out to get somebody, its search algorithms don't always discriminate. On Twitter, anyone with the same name as the dentist demonized for killing Cecil the lion -- Walter Palmer -- was fair game for furious derision and death threats. 
 
 
 
 
 
J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'

The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.