Bicycle-sharing program in China plus lazy cyclists equals bicycle graveyards. From a goldfish to a tortoise, animals that lived an extraordinarily long time. There is a U.S.-Canada war going on — over who can make the longest lobster roll. And suggested alternative dates for Independence Day.
Photo: Kids of members of the Sikh Motorcycle Club wave American flags from a float during Alameda’s Fourth of July parade along Park Street on July 4, 2017. It’s unlikely Independence Day would be celebrated on any other day, but some people have a couple of alternative dates in mind. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)