Contra Costa Homicides
July 8: Kenneth Wayne Cooper Jr., 23, Antioch
A man who died this week in Antioch's fifth homicide of the year was identified Thursday as 23-year-old Kenneth Wayne Cooper Jr., of Pittsburg
Antioch Councilman Gary Agopian dies after long cancer battle
Services are being planned for Aug. 9 in Brentwood.
Emails show PG&E, regulator have 'illegal, inappropriate and unethical relationship,' San Bruno official says
A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he "saved Gotham" as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.
We're hunting for the government agency or large company wasting water as California's worst drought in decades worsens.
(Bay Area News Group)
John Madden gushes over job 49ers' Jim Harbaugh has done
Harbaugh is the first coach in NFL history to reach the conference-championship game in each of his first three seasons.
Contra Costa Times editorial: Congress must move on bill to reform the VA
Members of Congress have been working overtime -- once again -- to prove that, in their world, even no-brainer, badly needed legislation desired by both sides of the political aisle must have drama.
BAY AREA NEWS
Settlement reached to prevent sewage spills, overflows into San Francisco Bay
07/28/2014 03:16 PM PDT
The $1.5 billion effort will take place over the next 21 years and will include the cities of Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda, Albany, Emeryville and Piedmont, as well as the Stege Sanitary District, which serves Kensington, El Cerrito and parts of Richmond.
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.
(D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)
Alameda Point -- a patchwork of possibilities
Explore Alameda's mild Wild West, from breweries to vast views.
(Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group)
Batkid documentary in the works
A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.