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West Contra Costa hospital's legacy of service remembered as closure nears
Tuesday's planned closing of Doctors Medical Center will mark the final blow after years of financial struggles, punctuated with last-minute, stopgap funding infusions, and a downsizing that saw the elimination of several units over the past two decades.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. investigators were at the scene Saturday of a natural gas pipeline blast at a sheriff's gun range, as four of the 11 people injured in the explosion were released from the hospital.
A question looms over Senate Bill 277, the most contentious legislative battle in Sacramento this year: Does one student's right to an education trump another student's right to stay healthy?
Bay Bridge's post-construction woes topic of meeting between top Caltrans executives and Bay Area transportation chiefs.
Broken bolts, water, demolition and rising testing costs dominate the list of issues plaguing the new Bay Bridge.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
'The Americans,' 'Broadchurch' close out their seasons
Academy of Country Music Awards celebrates its 50th anniversary.
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ESPN's Britt McHenry urged compassion before ripping tow employee
Suspended ESPN reporter asked Facebook friends to be nice to others, just days before exploding on woman and calling her names.