Hercules: Husband and wife ordered to stand trial in retired teacher's slaying
At end of a four-day preliminary hearing, a judge ordered Tania and Darnell Washington to stand trial in the slaying of Susie Ko, of Hercules.
I've mentioned it before, but in view of the recent hot and dry weather, it's worth repeating -- take plenty of water with you when you hike in the regional parks and other open spaces.
Albany Albany Senior Center -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. 846 Masonic Ave. At 1:30 p.m. July 29, the movie will be "Noah"; $1. Traditional circle dance class for women of all ages, 10:15-11:30 a.
Contra Costa Times editorial: Officials continue misleading public about school construction programs
If you were at the Off the Grid food truck event in El Cerrito on July 9 you might have caught a talented and spirited group of young people supplementing the usual live entertainment by performing numbers from the classic stage musical "South Pacific.
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.
(Karen Cimino/Charlotte Observer)
Dogs maul kitten
There's plenty of blame to go around when neighbor dogs attack a feral kitten.
(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music
The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.