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Making Sense of the Mehserle Verdict

It's tough to stomach the idea that Johannes Mehserle will get no more than four years and potentially parole alone for shooting an unarmed Oscar Grant in ... colorlines.com

Biggest spy swap since the Cold War

TEN Russian spies arrested in the US - including ... and were being deported last night in the biggest spy swap since the Cold War. thesun.co.uk

Verdict reached in Mehserle trial

The jury reached its decision after the first full day of deliberations, and the verdict is expected to be ready by 4:30 pm PDT, sources told KTVU -TV, ... upi.com

Virgin America – Latest Plan

Virgin America , Inc. is a US–based that offers affordable flights that started on August 8, 2007, and today their objective is to offer low fare, ... whatisthetrend.net

Mehserle jury trial goes hand Verdict

Read more .. . jurors in John Mehserle trial in LA debated for a fair few hours Thursday before set free for a four-day holiday weekend ... associatedreportonline.com

California transit cop guilty of manslaughter

Demonstrators gather in Oakland, California July 8, 2010 to protest the verdict on the case of Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) officer Johannes Mehserle. reuters.com

Beyond the Verdict (Community Voices)

When the Oakland Tribune asks “what constitutes a just response to the killing” of ... By allowing the options for justice, as the Oakland Tribune assumes, ... oaklandlocal.com

How Toyota lost its way

quot;It was as if we were engaged in car manufacturing in a virtual world and .... we have been doing is right, and therefore we seem to know the world better ... money.cnn.com

The DoMA decision

In fact, the Boston judge ruled in a separate but related case that DoMA also violates the equal-rights clause of the Constitution. opinion.latimes.com

Atlanta Hawks: Shaq's options come into focus

Chris Tomasson of FanHouse reports that Shaq's first choice is to play for the Spurs and he wants a two-year deal. Shaq would take the mid-level to play in ... blogs.ajc.com

Thursday's TV talk shows

N) 7 am KCBS Good Morning America Dr. Mehmet Oz. (N) 7 am KABC Live With ... (N) 4 pm KCBS Tavis Smiley Joe Morton. (N) 7 and 11 pm KCET The Daily Show ... latimes.com

Jury reaches verdict in BART trial

Jurors on Thursday reportedly reached a verdict in the murder trial of a former BART police officer who shot and killed train passenger Oscar Grant last ... bizjournals.com

Jennifer Saunders' secret cancer battle

Absolutely Fabulous star Jennifer Saunders has stepped out with a short crop after secretly battling breast cancer for almost a year. Jennifer Saunders has ... smh.com.au

LeBron James makes his pick: He's going to Miami

LeBron James chose superstar help over the comforts of home and is heading for Miami because he wants to win a championship with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. sportsillustrated.cnn.com

Witness gives account of '84 riots murders

NEW DELHI: A key witness in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots , allegedly involving Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, on Thursday described the sequence of events before ... timesofindia.indiatimes.com

SFGate: Day in Pictures

You win, you win. You ARE the Joey Chestnut of apple-on-a-stick: Someone has to lose the eating contest at the Panda Base in Chengdu, China. sfgate.com

Storm could become Hurricane Bonnie

The National Hurricane Center said before the depression reaches land it could strengthen into Tropical Storm Bonnie . The center has issued a tropical storm ... upi.com

Dragon Age 2 is real and official

BioWare has revealed the rumored Dragon Age 2 is official and is scheduled to release March 2011 on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. news.gotgame.com

'Despicable Me': Oddly Adorable

Hold On Tight: The irresistibly wacky Despicable Me is comedian Steve Carell's third performance in an animated feature, after Over The ... npr.org

Agent: David Lee in sign/trade to Warriors

ESPN.com reports: Knicks forward David Lee got some good news, once LeBron James announced his intention to join the Miami Heat. chicagobreakingsports.com