• Livermore 30, Arroyo 6 - 09/20/2014 10:07 PM PDT
  • American 40, San Lorenzo 13 - 09/20/2014 10:06 PM PDT
    Talk Back: NFL arrests
    Has the NFL's handling of recent arrests of players for domestic violence altered your view of the league?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Dai Sugano, Bay Area News Group)
    Drugging our kids: 1 foster child, 6 drugs, 20 homes

    One teen's story illustrates a disturbing pattern: When it comes to managing challenging childhoods, California's child welfare system relies on expedient choices that often don't work and resists tough ones that do. 
    ( RAY CHAVEZ )
    John Burris: Man shot by Richmond police did not try to grab officer's gun

    With witnesses to the police shooting that killed their son and a powerful civil rights attorney at their side, the family of Richard Perez III on Saturday disputed the officer's claim that the 24-year-old tried to grab his gun during a struggle outside a liquor store. 
    ( Kirstina Sangsahachart )
    Plastic grocery bags harder to find on Coastal Cleanup Day

    Bans in Alameda County, San Francisco having an effect 
    (ANDA CHU)
    Raiders' QB Schaub will not be available Sunday against Patriots

    Matt Schaub made trip with team to New England on Friday, but he left for undisclosed reasons 
    ( Jim Gensheimer )
    Honda, Khanna spar over what it means to be an effective congressman

    Democratic challenger Ro Khanna says Congressman Mike Honda is too orthodox of a liberal Democrat to get much done in Washington; Honda says he works across the aisle, but more often behind the scenes.