Oakland Tribune editorial: Quakes system funding is nice, not enough
Whether native or transplant nearly all of California's 39 million residents have an intrinsic and healthy respect for the sudden power of earthquakes.
Contra Costa Times editorial: Chevron once again lacks candor critical for gaining the trust of residents
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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: School trustee's perspective and energy will missed
Dec. 10 was David Kakishiba's last board meeting. As a member of the Oakland board of education for the last 12 years, he has embodied the very best in public education leadership.
George Skelton: An upside of high-speed rail? It's more traveler friendly than flying
A flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco, on paper, may take an hour-plus. But add to that driving way out to the airport, parking and running up the blood pressure while packed into a security line, and it's a three-hour-plus trip. The train trip is designed for two hours, 40 minutes. But the depot is downtown, and there's no security line.
Why is President Obama moving to normalize relations with Cuba?
Florida International University Director of Latin American and Caribbean Center Frank Mora, Bloomberg's Peter Cook and Phil Mattingly discuss a potential opening in U.
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New Year's Eve: 12 great sparkling wines under $30
Ready for that New Year's Eve bash? These California sparkling wines are dazzling enough to impress, but with price tags in the $14 to $29 range, they won't punish your pocketbook.
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Sony lawyer says "The Interview" will be released after all
Company lawyer tells 'Meet the Press’ the studio is still trying to figure out how to distribute film.