Discovery Bay: Fire crews battle blaze

DISCOVERY BAY — Firefighters were at the scene of a 15-acre vegetation fire, authorities said Wednesday. Shortly after 6:05 p.m., East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to reports of flames near the 6600 block of Yellowstone Circle. After firefighters arrived aboard multiple engines and a water truck, they found a small wind-driven grass […]

MSG Sports shows revenue decline of $85 million

Financial documents show that Madison Square Garden Sports, owners of the NBA’s New York Knicks and the NHL’s New York Rangers, saw an $85 million decline in revenue during the quarter ending March 31. The main contributors to the revenue shortage were massive declines in ticket, concession and merchandise sales, Sportico reported Wednesday. MSG Sports […]

San Jose trio charged in odometer rollback scheme

SAN JOSE – The U.S. Attorney’s Office has charged three San Jose residents with rolling back the odometers of used vehicles and then reselling them on Craigslist at significant profits. Seymur Khalilov, 32, Ramil Heydarov, 31, and Orkhan Aliyev, 31, also allegedly falsified documentation to make the vehicles appear newer, according to a criminal complaint […]

Detroit Lions to waive RB Kerryon Johnson

The Detroit Lions are set to waive running back Kerryon Johnson after three seasons, NFL Network reported Wednesday. The Lions took Johnson with a second-round pick in the 2018 draft but a crowded backfield made him expendable behind D’Andre Swift and Jamal Williams. The Lions also took Jermar Jefferson in the 7th round of last […]