Oakland Tribune editorial: Tech industry must get on the right side of privacy war
Another privacy bomb was dropped on Silicon Valley last week with Bloomberg's revelation about the Heartbleed software bug, dealing yet another blow to the U.
The length to which the federal government can go to make itself look heartless and foolish is, at times, breathtaking. This is one of those times. The latest case study came last week when the Washington Post revealed that the government has been confiscating taxpayers' refunds to pay decades-old
Oakland Tribune editorial: BART directors have no one but themselves to blame for bargaining debacle
Guest commentary: Oakland schools must not allow local "Field of Dreams" to be destroyed
"Why can't we play baseball on a field like this?" was the question Oakland Tech High baseball players asked when playing preseason games in the suburbs.
Esther J. Cepeda: Book offers insight about baseball's sacred temple
CHICAGO -- Call it a character defect, but I don't like baseball. And I especially don't like the Chicago Cubs -- losers I never found lovable.I grew up less than a mile west of Wrigley Field and games there represented summer-long inconveniences such as midday parades of drunken fans who thought
Ed board meets with Contra Costa Auditor-Controller candidates
Contra Costa Auditor-Controller incumbent Robert Campbell and challenger Ayore Riaunda make their best pitches to the Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune Editorial Board.
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A mistake lead to this dog being called to jury duty
Cumberland County, N.J., has summoned IV Griner to jury duty. The only problem is that IV is a 5-year-old German shepherd. Full Story
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Review: 'Transcendence' doesn't entirely compute, but Johnny Depp is good
The cerebral thriller spends a lot of time on talk as it delves into a not-so-distant future in which a supercomputer has a soul.
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Beyonce and Jay Z may tour together this summer
July 4 show in New York may be among 20-city stadium tour for the husband and wife.