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Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

April 1, 2014 | 8:30 am

Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

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Defense lawyer James Brosnahan has more than 50 years experience in criminal and civil cases.

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California Republicans Plot a Return to Relevance

March 14, 2014 | 8:00 am

California Republicans Plot a Return to Relevance

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The state GOP is holding its annual convention in Burlingame this weekend.

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Golden State Warriors’ Gay Exec: ‘What’s the Big Deal With Gays in Pro Sports?’

February 21, 2014 | 10:00 am

Golden State Warriors’ Gay Exec: ‘What’s the Big Deal With Gays in Pro Sports?’

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Rick Welts: “I don’t know what the concern is. It’s only an issue for those who want to create it.”

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Minority Groups Pressure Brown On Supreme Court Nomination

February 21, 2014 | 8:00 am

Minority Groups Pressure Brown On Supreme Court Nomination

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There currently are no Latinos, African-Americans or openly gay justices on the state’s high court.

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Why I’m Pulling for Gay NFL Prospect Michael Sam

February 12, 2014 | 8:00 am

Why I’m Pulling for Gay NFL Prospect Michael Sam

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KQED’s Scott Shafer on the entertaining dynamics between his gay and straight water polo teammates.

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S.F. Pediatrician on How ‘Toxic Stress’ Affects Children’s Health, Education

February 10, 2014 | 7:30 am

S.F. Pediatrician on How ‘Toxic Stress’ Affects Children’s Health, Education

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At the Center for Youth Wellness on Third Street, Dr. Nadine Burke Harris works with poor children.

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Thousands of Ex-Felons Wrongly Prevented From Voting, ACLU Says

February 5, 2014 | 11:03 am

Thousands of Ex-Felons Wrongly Prevented From Voting, ACLU Says

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Suit says California secretary of state is misinterpreting new law by barring some ex-felons from voting.

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Napolitano Taking UC Values to Sochi Olympics

January 31, 2014 | 8:38 am

Napolitano Taking UC Values to Sochi Olympics

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University chief says UC’s openness, tolerance, intellectual prowess convey a message to the world.

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Women in California Politics: ‘A Gender Gap in Ambition’?

January 17, 2014 | 4:30 pm

Women in California Politics: ‘A Gender Gap in Ambition’?

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Analysts ponder a long-term decline in the number of women in office — and how to reverse the trend.

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Gov. Brown’s Budget: Are Kids Getting Short Shrift?

January 13, 2014 | 9:00 am

Gov. Brown’s Budget: Are Kids Getting Short Shrift?

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Two advocacy groups give the state low marks in many areas, including health and education.

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