Oakland Tribune editorial: Extension may mean that Iran nuke deal near
We shouldn't raise hopes too high here, but agreement to extend the Iran nuclear talks by a week seems encouraging.The talks, being conducted in Vienna between six world powers -- including the U.
Let us pause and bask in the realization that a great nation has reaffirmed its commitment to the ideal of equality for all.
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November 2014 election recommendations from the Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial board
Click here to view the full list of editorials on candidates and measures in key races on the November 2014 ballot.
LETTERS TO THE EDITORS
June 30 letters to the editor
Exploiting wildlife and the wild landsThe June 20 article "Pushed to extinction" discusses the global issue of the human-caused mass extinction now occurring, and illustrates why citizens become so upset at the prospect of losing thriving local wildlife habitat to development.
Guest commentary: A path forward designed to help equalize the economy
Our economy is out of balance. Too many families can't get ahead in our beloved Bay Area no matter how hard they work. The great news is, it's not as difficult as you may think to move closer to a more equitable and prosperous Bay Area.
Mark Gilbert: Greek referendum is a vote on its contradictions
After five tortured months of proposals, counter-proposals, insults and hostility, the moment of truth is hopefully in sight for Greece's troubled relationship with the euro.
Watch: How the Supreme Court voted on same-sex marriage
Same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry nationwide, the U.S. Supreme Court said in a historic ruling that caps the biggest civil rights transformation in a half century.
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Review: Casbah Mediterranean Kitchen expands to Pleasanton
You'll find all the expected Mediterranean dishes -- Greek salads, dolmas and gyros -- at the new Casbah, and a wide array of unexpected flavors as well.
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Bristol Palin now says pregnancy was planned
Daughter of Sarah Palin fired back at critics, after announcing last week she was pregnant.