Breaking News Reporter
Summer Lin covers breaking news and general assignment for The Mercury News. She previously covered D.C. politics and California lawsuits for McClatchy's publications, including the Sacramento Bee, as a national real-time reporter. She is a graduate of Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and worked on ProPublica’s Electionland project during the 2016 presidential election.
Thief returns $4,000 bottle of cognac to swanky restaurant
Owners won't press charges against the woman, a mother of six, but she and her group won't be dining there again