Contra Costa Times editorial: Sports teams are nice; safe streets are essential

As Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf prepares her first city budget, making the city safe and financially sound must be the top priorities. 
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.