West Contra Costa officials trade blame for lack of hospital money in Chevron deal
08/01/2014 06:26 PM PDT
Head of governing board for Doctors Medical Center represented oil giant in negotiations for $90 million community aid package but got nothing for hospital, which is struggling to stay open
08/01/2014 05:12 PM PDT - Cranes to begin installing signs for $80 million "smart technology" project on I-80 between the Bay Bridge and Carquinez Bridge
08/01/2014 05:15 PM PDT - An embattled Newark motel is staying open -- for now; minimum wage letters have been sent to Berkeley employers.
08/01/2014 01:58 PM PDT - Youngsters can try out for 'James and the Giant Peach' at El Campanil Theatre
Occupy Oakland: Protester Scott Olsen on Oakland cop who tossed tear gas grenade: 'He is clearly a sadistic person'
08/01/2014 12:39 PM PDT - Tracey Jane Jackson pleads to felony assault in 2011 death of Richmond man, whom she believed was stealing profits from their check-cashing scheme
08/01/2014 06:12 PM PDT - Incumbent state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson faces challenger Marshall Tuck in the November election. During interviews with the editorial boards of the Contra Costa Times and San Jose Mercury News, candidates agreed on issues such as the need for more money to fund education, but they disagreed about a recent court ruling that criticized teacher tenure, among other things.
08/01/2014 10:57 AM PDT - Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay $32.5 million to settle allegations it overcharged the U.S. Postal Service for products over more than eight years.
08/01/2014 02:16 PM PDT - A bicyclist suffered minor injuries after hitting the back of a parked California Highway Patrol cruiser on San Tomas Expressway on Friday morning, but there were no major injuries.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Tonight's TV picks: 'Masters of Illusion' pulls out all the tricks
Plus, final season of 'The Killing' arrives on Netflix.
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Chris Brown dumped by Karrueche Tran
Rihanna was reportedly a factor in the breakup.