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?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
 
 
 
 
(Laura A. Oda)
Five more Jonestown victims buried in Oakland grave

Long-forgotten remains of five Jonestown victims, discovered this summer in an abandoned Delaware mortuary, have now joined more than 400 other unclaimed and unidentified victims in an East Oakland hillside memorial. 
(Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
San Francisco's Saison and Benu earn three Michelin stars

The star-studded 2015 Michelin list is out, and chefs Josh Skenes and Corey Lee have earned three stars each for their San Francisco restaurants. 
(Nhat V. Meyer/Staff file photo)
Giants pre-World Series dictionary: Get caught up on the lingo

From PandaMode to snotrockets to 'Full Throttle' Hunter Pence, the Giants are a colorful bunch. 
BAY AREA NEWS
Oakland approves $577,000 to help Central American child migrants

10/21/2014 07:11 PM PDT
Child migrants seeking refuge in the Bay Area after fleeing Central American violence got a boost from the Oakland City Council on Tuesday night when it voted unanimously to offer $577,000 in legal aid. 
(Jim Gensheimer/Bay Area New Group Archives)
San Francisco's Saison and Benu earn three Michelin stars

The star-studded 2015 Michelin list is out, and chefs Josh Skenes and Corey Lee have earned three stars each for their San Francisco restaurants. 
(Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Renee Zellweger barely recognizable Monday on red carpet

The actress, who hasn’t been in a film since 2010, shows up for Elle’s Annual Women in Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles looking like she’s had some plastic surgery.