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  1. Steward: Giants, A's have a different kind of fightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    Of course, with the A's, the fight could break out anywhere, anytime, not necessarily on the field and about something totally silly, such as a shoe deal. -- A Matt Moore no-hitter would have been extra special for a lot of reasons, but mainly because the Giants haven't had one against the Dodgers franchise since 1915 .

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  2. Free meals to be offered to all students at 30 Oakland schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    Lunches and breakfasts will be free to all students during the school year at 30 Oakland schools, the Oakland school district announced this week. This expansion of the district's free and reduced lunch program will be offered at the following elementary schools: Allendale, Brookfield, Burckhalter, East Oakland Pride, Emerson, Futures, Global Families, Hoover, Horace Mann, Howard, International Community, Lafayette, Laurel, Lincoln, Markham, Martin Luther King Jr., Parker, Piedmont Avenue, PLACE, Sankofa and Think College Now.

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  3. Major Bay Area drug ring smashedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Sixteen suspected members of a major Bay Area drug distribution ring, including the reputed leader who lives in Discovery Bay, were arrested Wednesday in a series of raids conducted by federal and local law enforcement agencies, authorities said Friday. Other suspects are being sought.

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  4. Pets and wildlife: Bay Area adoptions, other events for week of Aug. 27 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Adopt-A-Thon: East Bay SPCA's annual event featuring more than 350 adoptable animals including cats, dogs, rabbits, birds, guinea pigs and reptiles. Vendor booths, canine demonstrations, $10 microchip for dogs, sign up to foster.

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  5. Oakland: Man found dead in waterway near I-880 identified as Union City residentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A man found dead Thursday morning in a waterway near Interstate 880 across from the Coliseum was identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Office Friday as Dominic Monterosso, 20, of Union City. The California Highway Patrol is still trying to determine if his death is linked to a solo-vehicle wreck on the freeway about six hours earlier.

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  6. BART warningRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    At least 13 cellphones have been stolen from BART riders over the past two weeks, with the majority snatched out of victims' hands, according to BART police. The robberies, which have occurred between Aug. 11 and Aug. 24, have mostly involved iPhones.

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  7. Raiders file trademark application for Las Vegas Raiders; stadium renderings publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    The organization filed a trademark application last week for "Las Vegas Raiders" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office, according to Forbes. The Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee published a report detailing a proposed stadium with a slew of renderings and a cost figure of $1.9 billion.

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  8. Alameda County: New food startups find kitchen space, community in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    When Lani Dy moved to the United States from Indonesia in 1981, she had little more than the two suitcases she brought with her and knew just a few English words. "When I came here, I only knew how to say, 'thank you,' and 'how are you' -- it was horrible," Dy said with a laugh.

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  9. Editorial: Soda taxes imperfect but merit supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    Ashby Super Market owner Andre Hussein has a wide variety of drinks that fall under the "soda tax" in Berkeley, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. Hussein says the "soda tax" has made some of his customers drive to Oakland to buy their soda, especially the liter size.

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  10. A's Danny Valencia says he and Billy Butler 'need to coexist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inside Bay Area

    It says something about his desire to move forward that A's right fielder Danny Valencia was more annoyed at an official scorer's decision denying him a two-run single than he was that he and Billy Butler didn't get a chance to talk in the wake of a fight last week. Butler addressed the media concerning the fight before Wednesday's 5-1 win over Cleveland and apologized on an individual basis to his teammates Tuesday.

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  11. Alameda: Rhythmix to offer 'Rock & Roll Road Trip'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inside Bay Area

    Oakland resident Pete Elman has long displayed an affinity and flair for music. Through the years, he's written songs, made albums and CDs, created film and TV soundtracks, earned kudos for his work as an arranger, producer and multi-instrumentalist and has played with a who's who of noted musicians.

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  12. Piedmont: Beach Elementary students read essays at naturalization ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inside Bay Area

    Two Beach Elementary School students were selected to read their essays about immigration Aug. 17 at the annual U.S. naturalization ceremony at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland. Evelina "Evie" Mitchell and Asa Moses, both fifth-graders at Beach, were selected to read their essays on the theme of "Why I Am Glad America Is a Nation of Immigrants."

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  13. Piedmont briefs: Diversity film series to kick off Sept. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inside Bay Area

    The riveting documentary "31 2 Minutes, 10 Bullets" kicks off the new season of the Appreciating Diversity Film Series on Sept. 28. The film will be screened for free at Ellen Driscoll Playhouse, 325 Highland Ave. in Piedmont.

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  14. Judge dismisses Bay Area cities' suit against Monsanto for polluting Bay with PCBsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Inside Bay Area

    A judge has tossed a lawsuit filed against Monsanto Co. by the cities of San Jose, Oakland and Berkeley claiming that the St. Louis-based business is just as responsible as them for cleaning up harmful polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, in San Francisco Bay.

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  15. Riley Curry to star in debut of 'Playhouse Masters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Inside Bay Area

    Because Riley Curry isn't already the world's most famous 4-year-old, she and her new playhouse will be featured on the debut episode of TLC's new show "Playhouse Masters." The show focuses on a couple who designs and builds fancy playhouses for the children of, what we can only assume, are people with lots of money.

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  16. EBMUD weighs opening trails to mountain bikers, gets an earfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Plant expert Glen Schneider say he feels a sense of natural wonder hiking past the many varieties of wildflowers, trees and shrubs on a ridge trail cooled by San Francisco Bay fog at times and baked by inland valley sunlight at others. He says the diverse Skyline Gardens trail is magical but fears the magic is in danger if the East Bay's largest water district proceeds to open the 1.25-mile long trail segment to mountain biking.

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  17. Kardashian stalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Inside Bay Area

    Federal officials said a nurse's assistant was charged Thursday morning with stalking and hacking over alleged electronic harassment of Kris Jenner, the Kardashian family matriarch. Christina Elizabeth Bankston, 36, was arrested Thursday at her Newark home on 15 counts of hacking a personal account, impersonating her victims and extortion, federal officials said.

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  18. Children's Hospital Oakland nurtures young researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Inside Bay Area

    For 35 years, Children's Hospital Oakland has been fast-tracking promising students into the sciences through a summer mentorship program. Last Friday, in a typically no-nonsense symposium, the hospital presented this summer's class describing their summer's labors.

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  19. Three men, boy, wounded in West Oakland shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Inside Bay Area

    Three men and a 17-year-old boy were wounded Wednesday night in a West Oakland shooting, police said Thursday. All are expected to recover.

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  20. Oakland: Different look and feel emerge on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Contra Costa Times

    People have lunch outside at the Sprouts market on Broadway in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. A Starbucks is also opening at the location.

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