Richmond leaders come under fire from residents of troubled housing complex
03/06/2014 10:02 PM PST
Residents of Hacienda tell City Council members that the city's housing authority has failed to provide decent living conditions
03/06/2014 10:01 PM PST - The vote came after a contentious meeting at which the council limited public comment on the project. Mayor Peggy Thomsen ordered police to remove an opponent of the project for disrupting the meeting.
03/05/2014 04:01 PM PST - Google's new investment arm is buying a minority stake in Auction.com, the largest U.S. online real estate auction firm, for $50 million.
03/05/2014 10:27 AM PST - Mosaic, the Oakland solar financing startup that made it possible for individuals to invest in commercial solar projects, is entering a highly competitive space: getting solar on your own roof, and using crowdsourcing to pay for it.
03/04/2014 10:12 AM PST - OAKLAND -- A building industry lawsuit challenging the legality of Plan Bay Area, the controversial regional growth strategy Plan Bay Area has been settled, and includes a commitment by regional agencies to plan for more housing growth.
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Who are these soldiers? After 150 years, we now know.
The Library of Congress, which owns the rare tintype, had described it as an "unidentified company of soldiers" anonymous Yankees whose stories and fates seemed forgotten. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.