(The photo was contributed by the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department)
Livermore police, fire pull distraught woman to safety

First responders cling to a struggling woman as she dangles off an overpass 50 feet above railroad tracks before being hauled to safety. 
Victim, whose vehicle was hit by a car traveling at high speed, pronounced dead at the scene  
Danville seminar hosted by nonprofit veterans real estate advocates.  
Piedmont High School celebrates milestone for birdcalling contest.  
More than 4 million Californians have suspended licenses for failing to pay minor traffic fines. Exorbitant fees drive low-income people further into poverty  
OAKLAND -- A Hayward man was sentenced Friday to 56 years to life in prison for killing his schizophrenic roommate in 2012.Michael Wyatt, 57, was convicted by jury of first-degree murder in the Feb.  
Elsewhere: Workforce agreement for $60 million Hayward library project  
A former UC Berkeley campus doctor was sentenced Friday to five years probation for sexual contact with male students during health center visits.  
OAKLAND -- A 37-year-old man was sentenced Friday to four years in state prison for the attempted rape of an unconscious woman in Berkeley last year.An Alameda County jury in February convicted John Kannon, of Berkeley, of attempted rape of an unconscious woman and assault with intent to commit  
Karl Mondon
We talk with Rodney Smith, a Bay Area Teamsters organizer, about growing up in Oakland, working union jobs, and then helping others organize for better wages and working conditions.