Rep. Mike Honda dons the Gold Rush-era hat of the San Francisco 49ers mascot.

OAKLAND | How Oakland’s landmark Rotunda Building filled up without tech (San Francisco Business Times) Answer: No ping pong tables

Federal monitor keeps Oakland police in compliance on most reforms (Contra Costa Times) A mild surprise following last month’s report on botched police discipline cases

SPORTS | Judge says San Jose’s deal with A’s broke law (San Francisco Chronicle) Cue Boyz II Men: ‘we’ve come to the end of the road’

SD7 | Koch Brothers Join Special Interests Backing Steve Glazer’s Senate Run (California Majority Report) It’s a bad look even in the moderate to right wing district

CALIFORNIA | California not even close to clearing backlog of banned gun owners (Reveal News) State Sen. Loni Hancock was reportedly very upset

CADROUGHTRegulators: California fell far short of water-saving target (Associated Press) Recall: Hayward officials said last month they levied zero fines for overuse of water

Millions of trees are dying due to California drought (Los Angeles Times) Duh! Is there another outcome?