Talk Back: Gun laws
Do you think stricter gun laws would help prevent mass shootings?

(Tell us why or why not?)
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Manslaughter charge for crash that killed friend

The San Leandro man who was allegedly drunk when he crashed his Corvette on I-580 had three months earlier been arrested for recklessly driving his motorcycle on the same freeway. 
Contra Costa nurses begin two-day strike

County hospitals and clinics remain open with replacement nurses as county nurses day relatively low pay has led to departures and staffing shortages 
Review: Cinema Grill, downtown Alameda

The cozy dining offshoot of this Alameda theater is a neighborhood gem, whether you're dining at the bar, a booth or inside the film house. 
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Del Rio wouldn't change that critical call

Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio is OK with the play call that had much of the fan base buzzing on social media and talk radio. 
(Mary Orlin/Bay Area News Group)
Behind the Label: Beauregard Vineyards, Bonny Doon

The roots run deep for Beauregard Vineyards, a father-son winery in the Santa Cruz Mountains.