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Opinion
  1. George Will: A middle course on foreign policy
  2. Contra Costa Times editorial: Innovative education administrator Marshall Tuck superior choice for state schools chief
  3. Thomas Sowell: Cease the cease-fires, they do very little good
  4. Barnidge: Would Measure Q extension fix Concord's woes or just postpone them?
  5. Esther J. Cepeda: Giving teachers their voice
  6. Dana Milbank: John Kerry's lesson in humility
  7. Barnidge: Would Measure Q extension fix Concord's woes or just postpone them?
  8. Contra Costa Times editorial: BART board's latest charade shows it's not serious about reform
  9. Guest commentary: Illegal fireworks use holds Oakland residents hostage
  10. Doyle McManus: Is global chaos the new normal?