Jim Costa

Essential California: Where it might pay to opt out of the union

Good morning. It is Monday, April 11.  These dogs are really big fans of the San Francisco Giants. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State:


Sex and the city

The city of West Hollywood has a pretty cheeky relationship with sex, but some politicians say it’s time to tone it down. That feeling came about after the city settled a sexual harassment lawsuit against a councilman for $500,000. “This is we-live-in-the-21st-century time, and treating people with respect and care and following not just...