Talk Back: PG&E tax break
Should PG&E be able to write off its $1.6 billion fine for the San Bruno fire as a tax deduction?

(Tell us why or why not?)
(Hayward Police Department)
Thousands gather to mourn slain Hayward officer

A police motorcade Thursday morning will escort the body of slain Sgt. Scott Lunger and his family from Chapel of the Chimes funeral home in Hayward to Oracle Arena in Oakland, where thousands are expected to attend funeral services.

Live: Sgt. Scott Lunger's funeral 

(Karl Mondon, Bay Area News Group)
BART's Tube shutdown weekend arrives

BART shutting down Transbay Tube Saturday, Sunday for track work. Buses will carry rides from Oakland s 19th Street Station to Temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco. Agencies warn of extra traffic on Bay Bridge. 
Suspect in girl's killing appears in court

A.J. Gonzalez, the 15-year-old Santa Cruz boy accused of raping and killing an 8-year-old girl at his apartment complex, appeared in court for the first time Thursday but did not enter a plea. 
(Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
Martinez: New 'flood zone' boundaries

More homeowners will have to buy flood insurance 
(D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)
Raiders' new coaching staff like an energy drink

New Raiders coach Jack Del Rio and his staff an 'electrifying group,' says Oakland cornerback T.J. Carrie 
Facebook ready to test giant drone for Internet service

Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year of a solar-powered drone with the wingspan of a Boeing 737, the next stage of its campaign to deliver Internet service to remote parts of the world.