• Roadshow: Bus drivers to the rescue - 11/25/2015 02:26 PM PST
    Crockett: Amtrak train slams into unoccupied car; no injuries

    An Amtrak Capitol Corridor train, headed from Sacramento to San Jose, was delayed for almost two hours and four other trains were also delayed following a collision with an unoccupied car Wednesday evening. 
    Courtesy of Sharon Green
    Stormy and Cloudy are just two of the more than 6,000 homeless cats and kittens that have been rescued by ICRA over the last 20 years and given a second chance at life. In addition, ICRA has had 17,000 cats spayed or neutered, preventing hundreds of thousands of unwanted kittens from ever being born.  
    Kristopher Skinner
    The Bay Area Rescue Mission Thanksgiving luncheon is a longtime Richmond tradition and serves meals to hundreds of people dealing with homelessness, addiction and job loss.  
    A 45-year-old man, one of three people wounded in a late night shooting in North Richmond, has died, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said.  
    Richmond voters will decide on the fate of a controversial waterfront housing development during next year's primary election in June, the City Council voted Tuesday.  
    Marina Bay Bingo Hall's business license has not been renewed by the city of Richmond after it was revealed that top management had failed to be fingerprinted.  
    RAY CHAVEZ/Staff
    The East Bay Regional Park District will waive normal fees at its 65 sites on Nov. 27 "to encourage people to hit the trails, not the malls," the district announced.  
    Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group
    Betty Reid Soskin, a Richmond resident and the oldest active National Park Service docent, is flying off to Washington, D.C., where she is scheduled to introduce President Barack Obama during the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the White House on Dec. 3.  
    A prominent Richmond developer, frustrated by what he describes as delays in the city's Planning Department, wants residents, not city officials, to decide on a controversial residential project by putting the issue on next year's ballot.  
    A recent study shows that the state has been showing progress in reducing its suspension over the past three years. West Contra Costa Unified tops the list of districts who have lowered suspensions most successfully.  
    ( Evan Agostini )
    Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'

    With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?