PITCHER'S PERFECT: An East Bay native and Giants prospect made history despite costly delays. And he did it with unheard of efficiency! We look forward to watching 22-year-old Domenic Mazza continue to climb the ranks. VIDEO: MiLB.COM bit.ly/2oG5JjU
'HARD-WORKING' FASHION: Nordstrom is selling caked-on muddy coated jeans for a mere $425 that allegedly shows "you're not afraid to get down and dirty." The company describes the jeans as "heavily distressed... Americana workwear that's seen some hard-working action." bit.ly/2osjYZv
FATAL CONFRONTATION: Police say an armed suspect was shot and killed Friday during the evening rush hour commute by three CHP officers, an incident that may have stemmed from a fender bender on Highway 101. >>>>>MORE INFO: bit.ly/2pHv8cT
TRANSGENDER INMATES: California prison officials must provide free undergarments that flatten the chest of transgender inmates at women's prisons and give transgender inmates at men's prisons access to bracelets, earrings, hair brushes and hair clips, a federal judge said Friday.
GUNS SEIZED: Santa Rosa police arrested 2 people after finding 7 firearms, including a sawed off shotgun, an AK-47, and two AR-15 assault weapons in their home. Police also seized $17K in cash, cocaine and crack. bit.ly/2pcv03K
STANDOFF CONTINUES: Walnut Creek police continue to negotiate with a man who is accused of killing a woman he had been dating. Police say the man is armed and has been sitting in his car since 7pm last night. [ Bit.ly Link ]
PROMISE TO GRANDMA: Defensive end Takkarist McKinley carried a photo of his grandmother to the stage as he was drafted in the first round by the Atlanta Falcons last night. McKinley was born in Oakland and raised by his grandmother in Richmond. He said he made a promise to her before she died, that he would live out his dream to play in the NFL. [ Bit.ly Link ]