Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Tuesday, June 21

With a tougher election ahead due to California’s redistricting shake-up, some Golden State reps may find it hard to hang on to their political power...

PG&E’s power is under question, as nearly a decade of evidence of bad record-keeping is surfacing...

Problems may also surface for California’s high-speed train if American travel styles don’t change quickly enough...

The summer heat did not come fast, but it did come strong. Yesterday was California's hottest day of the year...

Wikipedia editors big and small will lunch in the San Francisco sun this weekend, for the website's first national picnic...

Early retirement is no picnic for many seniors who aren’t getting hired, they say, because of their age...

A new report finds kids who don’t attend summer programs to be in a similarly bad place...

In an effort to clean up a dirty downtown river, San Jose is giving out jobs – to the homeless who many feel made the mess.

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