103 results for "Bruce Maiman"
The crowded coffee shop where I planned to spend a half-hour on the computer had one lone table with no chairs. It happens. Often, groups sitting together will borrow chairs where they can find them. Next to me at this empty table were two table...
Last week, I asked former state Sen. Sam Aanestad about a bill he sponsored in 2005 to rectify weaknesses in police pursuit practices. The idea wasn’t to ban pursuits; it simply would have required officers to assess whether the danger rep...
The California state Senate’s decision to suspend three wayward members resolves nothing. Leland Yee, Rod Wright and Ron Calderon should be tossed out on a rail. Expelled, not suspended.
California’s grade for its roads, runways, ports and grid: D-plus, according to the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Let’s not mince words. The explosion of vaccine-preventable diseases in recent years is largely due to one thing: the misinformed paranoia of the anti-vaccination movement.
You can debate endlessly the value of the SAT, but I wonder whether last week’s announced revisions to high school’s ponderous ritual is really about nothing more than money.
Judges got it right by backing school officials who ordered students to wear flag T-shirts inside out on Cinco de Mayo.
Tim Draper’s list of six separate California states suspiciously evokes the pernicious societal trend of a selfish unwillingness to get along with others.
Former Govs. George Deukmejian, Pete Wilson and Gray Davis, along with some politically ambitious prosecutors, are backing a proposed ballot measure they claim would end lengthy death penalty appeals and speed up executions.
If one certainty arises from the 10 years since then-San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom defied state law and abruptly began marrying same-sex couples, it is that gay marriage opponents were wrong.