49ers http://kalw.org en First out gay NFL player tells his story on Out in the Bay http://kalw.org/post/first-out-gay-nfl-player-tells-his-story-out-bay <p style="margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-left: 9.35pt; margin-right: 0in"><strong><span style="font-size: 13pt">Queers - and homophobia - in sports.</span></strong><span style="font-size: 13pt">&nbsp;&nbsp;In 1975, former 49er David Kopay came out as gay, wrote a bestselling book about it, and rocked the sports world. Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:53:09 +0000 Eric Jansen 11773 at http://kalw.org First out gay NFL player tells his story on Out in the Bay Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Monday, January 9 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-monday-january-9 <div id=":2lr"><div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:times new roman,new york,times,serif"><div><p>County officials are struggling to provide mental health care for <a href="http://www.latimes.com/health/la-me-prisoners-mentalhealth-20120109,0,4970554.story">newly released state prisoners</a> under a new law that transfers responsibility for some convicts from the state to local agencies...</p> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 18:14:06 +0000 Judy Silber 4082 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Monday, January 9