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Los Angeles Times

 #  Tony Stewart struggles in Sprint Cup return as Kasey Kahne wins race
Editorial - Aug. 31, 9:30 pm
Tony Stewart returned to NASCAR racing Sunday night for the first time since a car driven by Stewart struck and killed a fellow driver who was on foot three weeks ago. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match
Editorial - Aug. 31, 9:25 pm
— It is turning out to be the relationship that gives engagements a bad name. First, golf star Rory McIlroy calls off the wedding with tennis star Caroline Wozniacki and wins the British Open and the PGA. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Galaxy beats Chivas USA, 3-0, in last 'SuperClasico'
Editorial - Aug. 31, 9:21 pm
For nearly a decade, the 'SuperClasico' regular-season series between the Galaxy and Chivas USA had produced one of Major League Soccer's great rivalries. But with Chivas USA set to change its name and colors next year as it completes the transition ... »Read  »E-mail story
 California Legislature fails to reach a deal on Tesla battery factory
Business - Aug. 31, 9:20 pm
SACRAMENTO — Looks as if California's effort to attract an electric car maker's battery factory has run out of juice, at least for now. »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: CEQA, Ted Gaines, Legislature, Mike Rossi, Darrell Steinberg,
 #  Baylor crushes Southern Methodist, 45-0, behind Bryce Petty
Editorial - Aug. 31, 9:15 pm
Bryce Petty and No. 10 Baylor had a nice housewarming party at their new riverfront campus stadium Sunday night in Waco, Texas, even though the quarterback was clearly not feeling his best. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Russell Henley leads in Massachusetts, with Rory McIlroy in the hunt
Editorial - Aug. 31, 9:05 pm
Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a six-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  USC's Adoree' Jackson could see even more action against Stanford
Editorial - Aug. 31, 8:55 pm
Adoree' Jackson is probably going to become busier. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Rick Perry Twitter account touts D.A. as 'most drunk Democrat in Texas'
Editorial - Aug. 31, 8:47 pm
Texas Gov. Rick Perry deleted a post from his Twitter account Sunday that highlighted the drunken driving arrest of Travis County Dist. Atty. Rosemary Lehmberg, who figures in the saga leading to the governor's recent indictment by a Travis County ... »Read  »E-mail story
   San Diego Republican wages long-shot run for Congress
Education - Aug. 31, 8:20 pm
As a candidate in the 51st Congressional District, Stephen Meade's politics are a problem. »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Tony Krvaric, Juan Vargas,
 #  Specialized box office: 'Cantinflas' open strong, 'Chef' hits $30 million
Editorial - Aug. 31, 8:14 pm
The Spanish-language film “Cantinflas,” a bio-pic of the beloved Mexican film star of the same name, brought in an estimated $2.6 million Friday through Sunday in 382 locations, for a strong per-screen average of $6,872. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  UCLA's Jim Mora is satisfied with bottom line: a victory
Editorial - Aug. 31, 8:05 pm
'We looked physical on defense. We looked fast,' UCLA Coach Jim Mora says »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Monday's TV Highlights: 'MasterChef' on Fox
Editorial - Aug. 31, 8:00 pm
Customized TV Listings are available here: »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Angels' Matt Shoemaker keeps shutting 'em down
Editorial - Aug. 31, 7:51 pm
Matt Shoemaker's journey from being an undrafted free agent to matching a pitching standard set by Nolan Ryan can't be measured in years or pitch counts. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  For Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, happiness is just being here, at U.S. Open
Editorial - Aug. 31, 7:50 pm
The glamour match, Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki, took center court Sunday, each player seeking to further her fame, fortune and happiness. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, match and tournament over, had already found hers. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Angels walk away with an 8-1 victory over Athletics
Editorial - Aug. 31, 7:45 pm
KEY MOMENT: Four walks from Athletics starter Scott Kazmir — two of them with the bases loaded — helped the Angels to six second-inning runs. Erick Aybar extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a run-scoring single in that inning, and Mike ... »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Angels remain cautious despite five-game lead going into pennant race
Editorial - Aug. 31, 7:30 pm
The Angels players held their fantasy football league draft after Sunday's game, which means two things: The NFL season is about to begin and so are the baseball pennant races. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Adam Dunn is traded to the A's
Editorial - Aug. 31, 7:00 pm
One more shot at the playoffs for Adam Dunn before he says he's probably done. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Dodgers' Hyun-Jin Ryu makes strong return, beats Padres, 7-1
Editorial - Aug. 31, 6:56 pm
There was nothing wrong with Hyun-Jin Ryu's ample posterior Sunday, which was a relief to Ryu and the Dodgers. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Five killed in single-engine plane crash in Colorado
Editorial - Aug. 31, 6:29 pm
Five people were killed in a single-engine plane crash near Denver on Sunday, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Tony Kanaan dedicates IndyCar win at Fontana to Dario Franchitti
Editorial - Aug. 31, 6:15 pm
With so much attention focused on Will Power capturing his first IndyCar championship, Tony Kanaan's win in the series' season-ending race at Fontana took second stage. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  College football's opening weekend raises eyebrows
Editorial - Aug. 31, 6:05 pm
Getting a line on opening weekend was not easy. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  After reaching $433,000, donations for Ferguson cop halt mysteriously
Editorial - Aug. 31, 5:41 pm
After raising more than $400,000 for the police officer who killed an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo., two online donation pages appear to have been shut down by their organizers without explanation this weekend. »Read  »E-mail story

Sacramento Bee

 #  E.J. Dionne Jr.: A Market Basket of dignity
Opinion - Aug. 31, 5:00 pm
Grocery workers save their pro-employee CEO’s job, a fascinating twist for Labor Day. »Read  »E-mail story

San Diego Union-Tribune

 #  Robert J. Samuelson: The missing pay raises
Opinion - Aug. 31, 5:00 pm
The questions hanging over Labor Day 2014 are whether and when America gets a pay raise. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Labor Day: Don't fear the rise of robots
Opinion - Aug. 31, 5:00 pm
Don't buy into fears of a dystopic, jobless future. »Read  »E-mail story
 #  Honor Labor Day; Leadership on water needed
Opinion - Aug. 31, 5:00 pm
For most people, Labor Day is just a three-day weekend. »Read  »E-mail story
Bills: AB 2293,

San Francisco Chronicle

   Crowded field a challenge for Oakland mayor, voters
- Aug. 31, 7:39 pm
A gun-toting Army vet who wants everyone to carry guns. Among the rest, there's a dialysis business executive, a politics professor, two city councilwomen, the city's auditor and a tax preparer. In just 10 weeks, Oakland voters will have to sort ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Ron Dellums,
 Protecting homes central to both sides of landlord-tenant battle
- Aug. 31, 7:39 pm
The liberal-leaning Board of Supervisors has passed at least seven laws since last spring geared toward stabilizing the rental market and protecting tenants vulnerable to no-fault evictions, such as those conducted under the state Ellis Act, which ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: David Campos, David Chiu,
 S.F. property owners to get tax break from creating urban farms
- Aug. 31, 7:39 pm
Little City Gardens supplies produce to local restaurants and Bi-Rite Market and is one of the only commercial farms in San Francisco, but educational farms can also take advantage of the law. The bill was conceived as a way to help cities reduce ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: David Chiu, Phil Ting,
   Despite efforts to protect S.F. tenants, housing crisis persists
- Aug. 31, 7:39 pm
San Francisco's elected officials have attempted to tackle the housing crisis with gusto since 2013, passing laws that govern condo conversions, the merging of units, the legality of in-laws, tenant harassment and Ellis Act evictions. Sara Shortt, ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: John Avalos, David Campos, David Chiu, Mark Leno,