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Morning Wrap: 12/14/11

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Wednesday short list:

  • As expected, Santa Clara’s city council last night approved the stadium deal concluded two weeks ago for the 49ers’ move to the South Bay. Chronicle
  • Today is another Spare the Air day, the fifth in less than two weeks. Chronicle
  • Monday’s Occupy protest at the Port of Oakland cost $4 million to $8 million, port officials and truckers say. Oakland Tribune
  • A marketing company was fined $7,000 for releasing hundreds of red balloons that ended up in the bay last March. Examiner
  • Christiane Amanpour will leave as host of ABC’s “This Week” and assume new duties for both ABC and CNN. TV Newser
  • An Oakland cop who shot an Occupy protester with a beanbag last month was reassigned pending an investigation, along with his supervisor. Chronicle
  • One in 13 Californians 50 and older are at risk for hunger, an AARP Foundation study says. HealthyCal
  • Assemblyman Sandre Swanson (D-Oakland) says he’ll challenge state Sen. Loni Hancock (D-Berkeley) for her newly-drawn seat next year. Oakland Tribune
  • Interstate 580 will be closed in Livermore from 11 p.m. Saturday to 8 a.m. Sunday for demolition of the Portola Avenue flyover bridge. Contra Costa Times
  • A new 22-room inn will open at the Presidio in April, the Presidio Trust says. SF Business Times

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