Oakland Tribune editorial: Russia's actions dangerous, but not surprising
Once again, the world strains to understand Russia's provocative entry into another nation's civil war. And, once again, to us the reasons are both simple and extremely worrisome -- no, make that extremely dangerous.
(Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group)
Drummond: A disaster to lose Oakland emergency readiness group
Oakland's Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters, or CARD, trains nonprofits to respond to vulnerable populations during a disaster but will go out of business if it doesn't raise $100,000.
Guest commentary: Offering free community college is an investment in the nation
Recently, the University of California was widely celebrated by The New York Times for being "California's Upward Mobility Machine," based on effectively enrolling and graduating more middle and low-income students nationally.
Dana Milbank: John Kasich may be the Jon Huntsman of 2016
On paper, John Kasich is a perfect candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. He has a long record as a fiscal and social conservative, and he's the popular governor of Ohio, a must-win state for any Republican hoping to occupy the Oval Office.
Watch: Why the fed may want to hold off on raising rates
Bloomberg Intelligence's Carl Riccadonna discusses the outlook for the U.S. economy and Federal Reserve monetary policy with Bloomberg's David Gura on "Bloomberg Markets.
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(Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group)
Living like 'The Golden Girls': Shared housing for seniors a practical option
Home-sharing that includes splitting expenses, divvying up chores and keeping each other company has become an increasingly popular option for older single people who want to maintain independence, yet don't want to live alone.
(Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)
John Goodman loses massive amount of weight
“Trumbo” star shows for London premiere looking almost unrecognizable.