Jahi McMath: Experts say New Jersey 'best destination' for brain-dead patients

If Jahi McMath is in fact at a New Jersey hospital, as one TV news station reported this week, the 13-year-old Oakland girl would be in the "best destination" for a patient declared brain-dead, a medical expert said Thursday.  
Jahi McMath being kept at New Jersey hospital
A television station reports that Jahi McMath, the Oakland girl declared brain dead after a series of operations in December, is being kept at a New Jersey children's hospital. New Jersey state law allows a family to reject a diagnosis of brain death on religious grounds. 

Jahi McMath: Brain-dead Oakland girl receives certificate from school
The family of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl declared brain-dead six months ago, accepted an honorary diploma on her behalf at an East Oakland school's eighth-grade graduation.  

 
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Brooks on Beer: Monterey's beer scene

There's excitement on the Monterey beer scene with the opening of the Alvarado Brewery & Grill and dramatic revival of Peter B's, thanks to a new brewmaster. 
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Amanda Bynes arrested on suspicion of DUI

Say it ain’t so: The actress who seemed on the mend after rehab is busted in San Fernando Valley after stopping car in middle of an intersection.