Roadshow: FAQ on new FasTrak Flex tags

All motorists on Interstate 580 must have one if they want to drive (for free or a fee) in the new express lanes. 
Bay Bridge worker sues contractor over noose incident

An African American welder hired to work on the Bay Bridge has filed a lawsuit claiming his supervisor hung a noose near the toll plaza and another worker told him to put it around his neck. James H. Brown filed the racial discrimination suit in January in Alameda County Superior Court against his employer, Bay Bridge contractor Adams & Smith, Inc. 
Coming soon -- Tesla safety in the humble jalopy?

Several companies -- from startups such as Nauto to major auto suppliers -- are working on similar safety features that could reach the broader car market in just a few years. 
Roadshow live chat, Feb. 10 at noon

Gary Richards fields questions about roads and driving, Wednesdays from noon-1 p.m. 
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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 
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Kanye West's super strict rules for Yeezy show models

Kanye West had some pretty strict rules for how models at his Yeezy Season 3 fashion extravaganza should display his clothes.