Editorial: Backroom politics erode confidence in Concord Naval Weapons Station planning
Twice now, Concord City Manager Valerie Barone made last-minute changes that cast shadows over the integrity Naval Weapons Station planning process. It's unclear if she acted on her own, as she claims, or under pressure from the council. It is clear that she misled the public, which is inexcusable.
Cartoons: New Hampshire contenders (and pretenders)
The New Hampshire primary takes place today which can be pivotal for the likes of Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Guest commentary: Southern Alameda needs proposed Niles Canyon trail
As the county supervisors who represent eastern and southern Alameda County, we are committed to building public support for a unique transportation project that would promote exercise and recreation, preserve precious natural resources and protect public safety.
Trudy Rubin: Bernie Sanders' foreign-policy fumbles
A recent NBC News poll found that only 11 percent of Democrats consider terrorism the most important issue in the presidential race, and only 5 percent cite foreign policy overall.
Watch: Does Super Bowl advertising really pay off?
Anomoly Founding Partner Jason Deland discusses Super Bowl advertising with Bloomberg, and he says there's good reasons to spend the big bucks, but bad reasons for those who are blowing their entire budgets.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Beyonce also rejected Coldplay's offer to collaborate
Like David Bowie, Beyonce rejected Coldplay over a song she didn’t think was good, before finally collaborating on 'Hymn for the Weekend.’