( JANE TYSKA )
Bay Area cities see millions more for pothole repairs
The Bay Area's long-neglected and crumbling streets will be getting a desperately needed face-lift, much to the relief of motorists who often have to pay hundreds of dollars for repairs after slamming into a jarring pothole.
( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )
Jesse Jackson speaks in Richmond
Civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson delivered a wide-ranging message on the historical oppression of black people and the continued fight for equality and opportunity Sunday at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church.
( Karl Mondon )
Quinceañeras not slowing down
A quinceañera expo in San Jose reveals the rite-of-passage ceremony for Latino girls continues to grow more popular and pricey all the time.
(Laura A. Oda)
Raiders add assistant two offensive coaches
Oakland Raiders add Bernie Parmalee as running backs coach and Rob Moore as wide receivers coach; Jack Del Rio so far has brought back only one assistant from last year's staff -- secondary coach Marcus Robertson
The podcast phenomenon: Why we're falling in love with listening in
Podcasts offer listeners a universe of ways to be informed, enlightened and entertained.
( Nhat V. Meyer )
Julia Roberts making 'Batkid' movie
Film will chronicle Miles Scott, San Francisco’s favorite 5-year-old superhero.