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1 hr ago | Deming Headlight
"MythBusters" hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman announced Thursday longtime co-hosts and fan favorites Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci are no longer on the show.
4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
The family of a San Francisco Bay Area man shot and killed by sheriff's deputies has filed a lawsuit alleging the deputies provoked the confrontation that led to the shooting.
8 hrs ago | Indybay.org
In a major victory against the Israeli Zim Lines shipping company, their ship the Piraeus was forced to leave the Port of Oakland after a mass march, four days of picketing, and the refusal of ILWU Local 10 and ILWU Local 34 to work the ship despite attempts by the Oakland police department and Alameda County deputies to break up the ongoing ... (more)
We're talking about history. What I that means is as clear as it comes when we look at the legacy of Motown founder Berry Gordy.
Summary: The National Football League filed a rebuttal on August 5 to the lawsuit filed by cheerleaders for the Oakland Raiders on grounds of labor laws violations.
California's public assistance program, known as CalWORKs, provides job counseling, childcare, housing services, and modest cash grants to families with children.
The Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District plans to spray insecticide in Livermore Thursday evening after finding more mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus near Bruno Canziani Park, district officials said.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help Wednesday in located an 11-year-old boy who hasn't been seen in more than 24 hours.
Joseph Bontempo Jr., a 53-year-old locksmith, is accused of killing his wife of 12 years, Laurie Wolfe, 57, an Oakland businesswoman who owned the house on Saroni Drive where the couple lived.
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Stadler announced his decision early Wednesday after a Tuesday night meeting in which several speakers lambasted the school board for chasing away Superintendent Dave Marken, credited by many for reviving the struggling district.
Elected officials gather together to celebrate the completion of the Iron Horse Trail extension from Dublin/Pleasanton BART to Santa Rita Road.
The U.S. government has setted its claim for unpaid cleanup costs related to the spill of 422 gallons of fuel into San Francisco Bay.
Selig praised all parties after the A's recently reached a 10-year lease agreement with the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to stay at the rundown Coliseum.
Waste Management argues in its suit in Alameda County Superior Court filed Monday that the City Council was swayed by "personal and political connections" when it voted last week to award the deal to Oakland-based California Waste Solutions.
Rakesh Paul Singh, 55, of Milpitas, was also convicted of conspiracy to commit mayhem for the Feb 13, 2013, assault at his ex-wife's home in Fremont, San Jose Mercury News reported citing deputy district attorney Charles Wilson.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:42 am
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