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“My work is not really edgy or overly political. It just bears witness to history and humanity.” Oakland artist Hung Liu gets major show yanked from Chinese museum:

@BarackObama  “If I were running today, I wouldn’t run the same campaign I ran in 2008.” At #Dreamforce2019 , @BarackObama  urged today’s Democratic presidential candidates to be “bolder” about attacking structural problems such as income inequality.

#21Bridges is a routine cop thriller, but it follows an old routine, one we haven’t seen for a while. Aside from the smart phones, this could be a movie from 1995, writes @MickLaSalle .

Two people were wounded in a shooting in Richmond’s Iron Triangle neighborhood this afternoon.

With Thanksgiving a week off, those who love winter sports look skyward each day to hope, plead and even pray for a storm. Nine ski areas are planning limited openings for the holiday, reports @StienstraTom .

AFT announced a $20K reward for info leading to an arrest and conviction of anyone responsible for the Halloween shooting that left five people dead at an Airbnb house party in Orinda.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk asked an on-stage assistant to throw a pair of metal balls at the driver side windows to show the strength of the new Cybertruck's shatter-proof armor glass. Both windows broke on impact.


#BREAKING : San Francisco will retroactively apply California’s marijuana-legalization laws to past criminal cases, District Attorney George Gascón said Wednesday.

PG&E will preemptively cut power for more than 800,000 customers across 34 counties in Northern California starting just after midnight. Here's what you need to know:

California will phase out its use of private prisons under a bill signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom. It also makes California the first state to ban the operation of privately run immigrant detention centers.

The Yemeni mother of a 2-year-old boy on life support in an Oakland hospital is being prevented from coming to the U.S. to say goodbye to her son by the Trump administration ban on travel from certain Muslim countries, the family says. via :

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The move will affect thousands of people whose #marijuana  convictions brand them with criminal histories that can hurt chances for finding jobs and obtaining some government benefits.