An East Bay teen was hit and killed by a train last night after he was reportedly playing a game of "chicken" with two friends, police said. The boy -- who, according to press reports, has been identified as 15-year-old Austin Christopher Price -- was on the tracks off Lewelling Boulevard near San ... More >>
Medical authorities identified the pedestrian who was killed in a traffic accident in SOMA Friday night as 44-year-old Melissa Kitson. Police say Kitson, a San Lorenzo resident, was at Howard and Seventh streets during the rush hour commute when she was hit by two cars. She died instantly.
It's got Trenton! East Orange is next! We all learned in school that multiplying two negatives together makes a a positive. Turns out it can be true in real life, too. You just need one more ingredient: Publicity. For instance, a recent discussion on NPR radio's Weekend Edition noted that the fru ... More >>
PETASean from San Lorenzo.Is there something about packing your body with un-meat that makes you hot? That's the subtext of PETA's annual Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door contest. The animal-rights group is in the 11th hour of balloting for a roster of guys and gals who are as kind, presumably, a ... More >>
This tastes a bit like a rustic old-school Rioja.
An ex-Scientologist and an army of online pranksters attempt to bring down the controversial religion.
The city's new weight discrimination law is badly reasoned, legally defective, costly, and bad for public health