Richard Gonzales Richard Gonzales is NPR's National Desk Correspondent based in San Francisco.

Cephus "Bobby" Johnson in 2011, when the former transit officer who shot Johnson's nephew, Oscar Grant, was released from jail. Johnson and other family members have seen Fruitvale Station, a new feature film depicting the shooting, multiple times. Jason Redmond/AP hide caption

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Oakland Braces For Seeing Subway Shooting On The Big Screen

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In Last Seconds, Pilots Were Correcting Plane's Problems

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First Responders Hailed As Heroes After Plane Crash

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NTSB Investigators Probe Clues Of Asiana Flight 214 Crash

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Crash At San Francisco Airport Kills Two

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Transit Strike Sends Commuters Scrambling In San Francisco

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Same-Sex Marriages Resume In California

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Reactions To Gay-Marriage Rulings Run The Gamut

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Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Say Battle Isn't Over

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Bay Area Residents Forced To Wait For Bridge Repairs

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California Citizens Redistricting Commission members sign resolutions certifying the final vote for new legislative and congressional maps at the Capitol in Sacramento in 2011. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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Political Battles Still Dog Redistricting In California

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Same-Sex Couples Upset Over Removal Of Immigration Amendment

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Hi-Tech Catamarans Criticized After Sailor Dies

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California Reluctant To Further Reduce Its Prison Population

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