Talk Back: Freddie Gray
Do you think Baltimore authorities are right to treat Freddie Gray's death as a homicide?

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Livermore: Driver expected to face vehicular manslaughter charge

A 35-year-old Livermore man is expected to be charged with vehicular manslaughter after allegedly driving drunk into an apartment complex and killing a mother and her 14-month-old daughter, police said Sunday. 
(Dan Honda)
Bill inspired by student passes Senate

Senate Bill 200 -- inspired by this newspaper's reports on an Orinda elementary school student improperly deemed to be living outside her district's boundaries -- would update state school residency laws to ensure live-in workers, such as nannies, caregivers, maids and gardeners whose children live with them could attend school in that district. 
( Karl Mondon )
Uber and Lyft face legal test

Uber and Lyft drivers have raised a major legal challenge to a key component of the sharing economy, arguing that they should be labeled employees entitled to greater protections than independent contractors. 
( José Carlos Fajardo )
How rabid Warriors fan loyalty developed

How did Snoracle become Roaracle? How did 8,000 empty seats become a waiting list for season tickets that runs 10,000 deep? 
(Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
The ultimate Cinco de Mayo party menu

From killer margaritas and spicy tacos to Frida Kahlo eyebrows, here's how to throw the ultimate Cinco de Mayo party, with a little help from chefs Joanne Weir, of Sausalito's Copita, and Deborah Schneider, from San Diego's SOL Cocina.