San Francisco: Vallejo man shot in face on Muni light rail vehicle remains critical
A 19-year-old Vallejo man who was shot in the face on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle in the city's Bayview District on Monday afternoon remains in critical condition this morning, police said.
A Concord teenager who died while trying to put gas in her car along a Vacaville free Sunday morning was identified by authorities Tuesday.
After overturning his country's anti-gay law, Ugandan human rights lawyer Nicholas Opiyo has inspired many around the world, and felt the backlash.
Same-sex marriage argued before U.S. Supreme Court
The U.S. Supreme Court began a historic session Tuesday as the justices heard arguments in a case that could legalize same-sex marriage nationwide and give gays constitutional protection they've been seeking for decades.
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City settles lawsuit against embattled Oakland marijuana boss
OAKLAND -- A marijuana businessman convicted of defrauding the city of Oakland for stealing city grant money meant for building improvements must also pay thousands to settle his civil case.
(Jay R. Brooks)
Brooks on Beer: Smoked beer
Ever heard of rauchbier? It's a smoky beer that goes well with barbecue and smoked meats.
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'The Avengers: Age of Ultron" already cleaning up overseas
New Disney/Marvel blockbuster doing well in South Korea, Britain and Russia, among others.