Contra Costa Times editorial: Caltrans must be transparent about latest Bay Bridge bolt debacle
This time, the concern centers on 25-foot-long bolts securing the tower to its foundation -- specifically, whether they will withstand a strong earthquake and the potential consequences if they fail
Contra Costa Times editorial: Dysfunctional Kensington governing board continues trying to chill dissent
Even after prostitute steals Kensington police sergeant's gun, badge, handcuffs and two clips of ammunition, and after dismissing police chief, directors arrogantly try to squelch those who raised questions.
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November 2014 election recommendations from the Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial board
Click here to view the full list of editorials on candidates and measures in key races on the November 2014 ballot.
Guest commentary: Battle against childhood diabetes must be intensified
The Bay Area soda tax campaigns have come and gone, but the health effects of sugary drink consumption in our most vulnerable populations remain. Staggeringly, almost one-quarter of teens today have pre-diabetes -- double the rate of just 10 years ago.
Noah Feldman: Next battle over net neutrality is constitutional:
The congressional battle over net neutrality may be over, and the Federal Communications Commission has voted to regulate the Internet as a public utility.
Can Jeb Bush keep the White House in the family?
In this video from Bloomberg News, a political analyst thinks Bush has the potential to do well in a presidential campaign, but he's definitely not an overwhelming candidate for 2016.
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'Downton Abbey' finale will bring plenty of drama
'American Crime,' 'Battle Creek' among the week's TV highlights.
Scarlett Johansson defends John Travolta's Oscars behavior
“Lucy” actress says red carpet encounter was 'very sweet’ and 'totally welcome.’