Contra Costa Times editorial: Gov. Brown doesn't understand the dangers of drones
California needs to pour cold water on the idiots flying drones so close to California wildfires that they threaten lives and drive away aircraft trying to put out the blazes.
The app to rate humans the way Yelp rates restaurants is now taking a positive turn, thanks to common-sense protests from the Internet community
Daniel Borenstein: Latest Chuck Reed pension initiatives address attorney general's past concerns
Two possible measures to contain retirement costs do not affect current public employees' "vested rights."
Guest commentary: Without public discussion, Alameda County must nix Stingray system
On Oct. 13, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors faces an age-old dilemma: Do the ends justify the means? Unfortunately, the county is not even asking the question.
Dan K. Thomasson: A president with foreign policy experience would be a welcome change
The current situation in Syria should be a cautionary tale for the upcoming presidential election. Voters should do their due diligence in vetting the candidates' foreign policy experience.
Watch: Highlights from the Demoratic debate, Oct. 13
If you miss the event or you're looking for a quick recap, we will have highlights from the first Democratic debate after candidates Lincoln Chafee, Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley, Bernie Sanders, and Jim Webb have their say.
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Randy Quaid back in American jail
The “Independence Day” actor and wife spent five years in Canada, after fleeing American authorities.