November 29, 2020

Month: August 2020

EastBayTimes

Vandalism of mayors’ homes takes protests to a new level

Recent protests sparked by police killings of Black people across the country have escalated to a level that has put big-city mayors in the crosshairs of protesters who don’t think they’re doing enough to forge change and others — including President Donald Trump — who say they should be cracking down on the unrest. And […]

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Github, Open Source

GitHub Action Hero: Eddie Jaoude

GitHub Actions gives you the power to automate your workflow. Connect with the tools you know and love. Have more freedom to innovate and be creative. Deploy to any cloud, build containers, automate messages, and lots more. It’s time to take control. There’s lots of amazing Actions built every day. We spoke to some of […]

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EastBayTimes

Nick Saban, Alabama players hold protest march on campus

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama coach Nick Saban and senior tailback Najee Harris led dozens of  football players and other athletes on a march to protest social injustice and recent incidents of police brutality against Black men and women. The group marched the short distance Monday on the school’s campus from the Mal M. Moore Athletic […]

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EastBayTimes

Fishermen reel in pipe bombs at Barge Hole north of Red Bluff

COTTONWOOD — Two pipe bombs were discovered and detonated Sunday afternoon at the popular Barge Hole fishing destination on the Sacramento River in Cottonwood. A fisherman reeled in a suspicious device at the mouth of Battle Creek and called the Tehama County Sheriff’s Department around 1:15 p.m. Sunday, according to a press release issued Monday […]

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EastBayTimes

Trump won’t condemn violence by right-wing agitators

By Nikki Carvajal | CNN President Donald Trump refused Monday to condemn the actions of his supporters in Portland, Oregon, and Wisconsin over the past week. Trump said Kyle Rittenhouse “probably would have been killed” had he not fatally shot two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin, claiming that Rittenhouse had been “very violently attacked.” Rittenhouse, 17, […]

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EastBayTimes

Man wounded, child injured in West Oakland shooting

OAKLAND — A man was shot Monday afternoon while driving in West Oakland and his 5 1/2-year-old daughter who was also in the vehicle was injured by glass fragments, authorities said. Police said the man wounded was not an intended target.  He was wounded and his daughter injured after  a shooting erupted between other people, […]

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