AP poll finds a lot of us think this year was OK and are looking forward to more OK-ness in 2014.
For many participants, what didn’t happen at the Bay to Breakers this year mattered more than what did happen: no bombs went off. The bombings at the Boston Marathon raised fears that copy-cat attackers would target San Francisco’s highest-profile footrace. Race organizers and local authorities beefed up security. The measures included extra surveillance cameras, cops in […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Riding a wave of new tax revenue, California’s spending plan for the coming fiscal year will rise by 7 percent, a powerful indication that the state that came to symbolize fiscal mismanagement during the heart of the recession is emerging into brighter days. Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday proposed a $97.6 […]