Drummond: Mills College welcomes female transgender applicants
The all-women's college in Oakland goes on record saying it will accept transgender applicants who identify as female and high school students who don't claim either gender.
Reacting to Bay Area News Group reporter Karen de Sá's alarming report on the degree to which foster children are being prescribed powerful drugs to control behavior, Sen. Ted Lieu has prompted the state medical board to investigate.
Contra Costa Times editorial: State should clear the way for saving Doctors Medical Center emergency department.
Nurses and physicians, more concerned with protecting unsustainable jobs than ensuring adequate emergency service, continue demanding that Doctors remain a full-service hospital. But, a satellite emergency department remains the only realistic solution.
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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.
Guest commentary: NAI 'Raiders' trying to create unlevel playing field
Football is about to start, and all of Oakland seems to be focused on the Raiders and rooting for a great season. As a professional airline pilot who has worked for U.
Charles Krauthammer: Obama eschews tax reform he admits is preferred solution
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is highly exercised about "inversion," the practice by which an American corporation acquires a foreign company and moves its headquarters out of the U.
Ed board meeting with Attorney General incumbent Kamala Harris
The Bay Area News Group Editorial Board interviews California Attorney General Kamala Harris in Walnut Creek, Calif., for the upcoming November 2014 election.
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Tonight's TV picks: Rascal Flatts among MDA telethon stars
Sara Evans and LeAnn Rimes also on tap to perform on 'MDA Show of Strength Telethon.' Plus, horde of vampires grows on 'The Strain.'
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President Obama's tan suit becomes Internet sensation
Obama discusses Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, wearing a suit no one expected.