The Daily Republic
Keep mind open about Common Core, new Travis school board president asks
California appears to be ahead of the country in putting Common Core State Standards in place, says the new Travis School District board president, who attended a San Diego conference that included workshops about the education standards.
My Mother Lode
Miss. judge refuses to grant gay couple's divorce
A Mississippi judge on Monday refused to grant a divorce to a lesbian couple who got married in California, saying the marriage wasn't recognized under state law, according to the woman who filed and her lawyer.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
a Citizen warriorsa welcomed home after nine-month Afghanistan tour
Joyful family members and military brass welcomed home 19 “citizen warriors” of the Army Reserve and thanked them for a job well done Sunday during a ceremony at the U.S. Army Reserve Center just outside of South El Monte.
Pear pickers fill a bin at an orchard in Hood, Calif., in 2012.
U.S. pear and apple exports to Europe are in steep decline, dropping 73 percent over the past five years.
NBC Bay Area
SJPD Gang Stats Misleading
The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit exposes the San Jose Police Department playing a numbers game when it comes to gang-crime statistics.