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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A man who committed suicide in March by setting himself on fire had killed his 77-year-old aunt the month before during a home-invasion robbery he staged in their apartment in an effort to get money to pay off gambling debts, authorities said Friday.
3 hrs ago | KRON 4
A man who died in a fire at an East Oakland apartment complex in March had killed his 77-year-old aunt at the same apartment the previous month, authorities said today.
5 hrs ago | CBS Local
Alameda County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man armed with this bat in a San Lorenzo home on February 17, 2014.
6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A man died after being transported by ambulance from Hercules to Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Berkeley this week, raising questions about whether the decision earlier this month to stop ambulance transports to Doctors Medical Center San Pablo played a role.
8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Union-represented resident physicians at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland are taking a no-confidence vote on hospital management's negotiator in the slow-moving contract talks between the two sides, which have been going on for 16 months.
12 hrs 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.
15 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.
18 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)
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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.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 07:06 pm
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