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Golden Gate Bridge suicide net still planned despite high bids

By Michael Cabanatuan.  Golden Gate Bridge officials still plan to install a steel net to deter suicides, despite bids that came in at about twice the expected price. The bridge district opened the two bids received for the project on Tuesday. The low bid, from Shimmick/Danny’s Joint Venture of Oakland, came in at $142 million. more »

Richard Dreyfuss—Brash, Bold and Proudly Bipolar

The movie star speaks candidly on Hollywood greed, civics education, how living with bipolar disorder has been good for him, and why stigma is “stupid.” By Fergus Ewbank and Marianne Haynes Some people who live with bipolar find it difficult to talk about. Not so Richard Dreyfuss. The celebrated actor speaks readily about his illness—stressing more »