Leland Yee: New racketeering count against California state senator adds to gravity of case
A federal grand jury has added a racketeering charge --typically reserved for mob bosses -- to the accusations against state Sen. Leland Yee, already accused of corruption and conspiring to buy and sell weapons.
Pinole Valley High temporary campus will be ready in time, board told
Delays in preparing the site could mean increased overtime costs to finish work by Aug. 12.
Harmful bacteria prompts closures for swimmers at popular East Bay lakes
Extremely high levels of harmful E. coli bacteria have prompted the closure of Shadow Cliffs Lake to swimmers until further notice, East Bay Regional Park District officials said Friday.
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Lane-splitting guidelines removed from CHP website
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Highway Patrol has taken down safety guidelines for a sometimes criticized but legal driving maneuver in which motorcyclists pass stopped traffic by driving between lanes.
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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'Sharknado 2': Will 'The Second One' have the same bite?
The promotional hubub preceding the sequel, to air July 30, stands in stark contrast to the distinct lack of hype that accompanied the original. By director Anthony C. Ferrante hopes for another social media tidal wave.
'Fifty Shades of Grey' trailer causes outrage
Clip on NBC’s “Today” show angers two organizations.