Murder and Racketeering Trial Opens for Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' Chow
The federal criminal trial of alleged San Francisco Chinatown gangster Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow opened on Monday. That's the case that also netted former State Senator Leland Yee, who pleaded guilty to a racketeering charge in July.
Common Core Q&A: What Happens if Kindergartners Don't Hit New Reading Requirements?
We're about three months into this school year, the first in which all districts in California are required to carry out new academic standards called Common Core. Beginning today, education reporter Ana Tintocalis will answer listeners' burning questions about Common Core. We begin with a question about what happens if kindergartners don't hit the higher level of reading Common Core requires.