Talk Back: High-speed rail
Are you happy that the state Supreme Court has cleared the way for construction of high-speed rail to begin?

(Tell us why or why not?)
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Poll: Oakland mayoral race getting tighter

A new poll shows that the Oakland mayoral race is tightening with Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan's lead against her top three opponents falling within the poll's 4.4 percent margin of error.

Joe Truman takes off gloves in Oakland mayor's race  

Kawakami: Giants let it get ugly in Game 2

Giants now have their own worries as World Series against Kansas City Royals heads back to San Francisco
CHP Investigation by the Bay Area News Group
CHP officer suspected of forwarding DUI suspect's nude photos

A 23-year-old San Ramon woman said she only realized her explicit photos were shared by the officer without her permission because her Apple iPhone was linked via Cloud technology to her iPad. 
Milpitas: Video shows reckless motorcycle riders taunting CHP officer

A video that surfaced Tuesday shows a large group of motorcyclists riding southbound on Interstate 680, doing tricks and refusing to pull over when commanded by a California Highway Patrol officer. 
Review: 'Beyond Earth' takes 'Civilization' franchise to brave new world

But the latest installment in the acclaimed series doesn’t go quite far enough to create a new identity, and the gameplay suffers sometimes as a result. 
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star Mama June dating convicted child molester

In news that could mean the end of the reality TV show; it’s been reported that “Mama June” Shannon has rekindled her romance with Mark McDaniel, who spent 10 years in prison for allegedly molesting a 8-year-old girl who was a relative of Mama June’s.