Alameda County Newswire (Page 5)

Alameda County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. FBI looks into fiber-optic vandalism in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The FBI is working with police to catch vandals behind nearly a dozen fiber-optic cable cuts in Northern California in the past year. The latest snips occurred Tuesday, when someone sliced at least three fiber-optic cables in an underground vault in Alameda County east of San Francisco.

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  2. Calendar for the July 3 Milpitas PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Milpitas Post

    ... the majority of them are on public display for the first time. Some of her portraits have been accepted to Alameda County Fair, where they will be on display until the fair closes on July 5. Challenger Sports will lead a British-style soccer camp ...

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  3. Video shows teen confessed to killing Castro Valley woman in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Inside Bay Area

    It took about five minutes of questioning by Alameda County Sheriff's detectives before a 16-year-old Christian Birdsall confessed to killing Castro Valley resident Barbara Latiolais with his best friend during a burglary, an interrogation video shows. "I was like, why did I do that?" Birdsall told detectives that he asked himself before he went to bed after the strangling the 58-year-old grandmother and setting her body and house on fire in 2012.

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  4. FBI seeking fiber-optic cable vandals in wake of recent Bay Area attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | SiliconValley.com

    The latest in a string of vandalism attacks on fiber-optic cables interrupted Internet service in areas of the BayArea and Northern California on Tuesday, an FBI official said. Cables cut in Alameda County interrupted service to customers and businesses from there to the Sacramento region, including Rockin and marked the 11th such attack in the past year, FBI special agent Greg Wuthrich said.

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  5. Court hearing set on evidence in Berkeley balcony collapseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KTVN Reno

    A construction company is renewing its court battle to accompany the district attorney's inspectors when they examine the wreckage of fatal balcony collapse in Berkeley. Segue Construction said Wednesday that Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley has rejected the company's demand to have its experts present when investigators examine the failed balcony.

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  6. Alameda Food Bank names new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Inside Bay Area

    Cindy Houts, the previous executive director of Alameda County's Meals on Wheels, has been appointed as the new executive director of the Alameda Food Bank, the food bank's board announced. Houts, of Alameda, was executive director of the county's Meals on Wheels for seven years.

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  7. Alameda: Pedestrian decoy operation results in 168 citationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Inside Bay Area

    ... excessive speed. Along with Alameda police officers, about 20 officers from other law enforcement agencies in Alameda County took part in the operation, which targeted some of the city's busiest intersections. It was part of an ongoing effort to ...

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  8. Grand jury rips Alameda County's financially struggling public health systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    A civil grand jury blasted Alameda County's financially struggling public health system for plunging deeper in debt and not warning its trustees or county supervisors of the magnitude of the problem, made worse by taking over San Leandro Hospital. Alameda Health System owed Alameda County almost $200 million when the grand jury wrote its report.

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  9. Berkeley balcony collapse: negotiations unravel between Segue,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Inside Bay Area

    The general contractor who filed for a restraining order against Alameda County prosecutors said that negotiations to allow Segue Construction to observe tests on evidence in the fatal Berkeley balcony collapse have ended with no resolution, and both sides will be back in court Thursday. "Segue was informed that the Alameda County District Attorney's Office, contrary to previous statements, is no longer willing to work with Segue and its representatives to find a meaningful resolution to the evidence preservation issues at hand," the company said in an e-mail statement.

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  10. The most basic brand of respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Kos

    ... Francisco artist and transgender activist was wrongly identified as female on his death certificate by the Alameda County Coroner's office after he died in 2012. He was a trailblazer in the transgender community and I wanted to make sure his choices ...

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  11. Video released in dam destruction that wasted 50M gallonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | SFGate

    Fremont police released grainy surveillance video Wednesday of three men who destroyed an inflatable rubber dam in May, wasting nearly 50 million gallons of water that was intended for customers amid the statewide drought. The video shows the men trespassing on property used by the Alameda County Water District in the early morning hours of May 21. The men somehow damaged a dam made of an inch-thick rubber material, sending water gushing down Alameda Creek and eventually into San Francisco Bay.

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  12. Feds hunt for suspects in California internet backbone attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Engadget

    A string of attacks in California on one of the core portions of the internet has the FBI searching for suspects . The latest disruption occurred yesterday morning when three fiber-optic cables were cut in Alameda county in the Bay Area.

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  13. Alameda letters: Alameda needs to follow Berkeley's lead on bicyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and collect from the insurance companies. It is no longer feasible for the city to be in that business. Alameda County and Oakland follow that model. San Mateo County uses the private companies for paramedic services; paramedic licenses are issued ...

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  14. When is the Next Sobriety Checkpoint in Alameda County?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    Alameda County Sheriff's Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, July 3, 2015. The sobriety checkpoint will be in an area with an established accident history and DUI arrests.

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  15. Apartment Fire Extinguished in Unincorporated San LeandroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    A two-alarm fire broke out this afternoon at a two-story apartment complex in unincorporated San Leandro this afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said. Firefighters responded at 1:05 p.m. to a report of a fire at the Fairmont Palms apartments in the 1700 block of Tanager Avenue.

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  16. Three former Berkeley students sue university over sexual assaultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | University Business

    ... while students and the school did not do enough to protect them, attorneys said. The lawsuit, filed in Alameda County Superior Court, says Berkeley failed to comply with a federal regulation known as Title IX, a 1972 law that prohibits gender ...

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  17. Fremont Police Release Video, Seek Public's Help Solving Case of Destroyed DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    ... will lead to information that will identify the suspects. In the early morning hours of May 21, 2015, the Alameda County Water District was the victim of an act of vandalism that destroyed district equipment and sent nearly 50 million gallons of ...

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  18. Alameda County: 2-Alarm apartment fire extinguished in unincorporated San LeandroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    A two-alarm fire broke out Wednesday afternoon at a two-story apartment complex in unincorporated San Leandro this afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said. Firefighters responded at 1:05 p.m. to a report of a fire at the Fairmont Palms apartments in the 1700 block of Tanager Avenue.

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  19. FBI investigating attack on Level 3, Zayo data linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    The FBI is investigating an attack on data lines operated by Colorado's Level 3 Communications Inc. and Zayo Group Holdings Inc. that affected phone and Internet service for some customers in California. The incident in Alameda County east of San Francisco occurred at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday with vandals making multiple cuts to major communications trunk lines in a utility vault.

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  20. Woman Killed in Union City Apartment Fire Last Month IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    A woman who was found dead in a Union City apartment building after a fierce two-alarm fire two weeks ago has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 63-year-old Susan Sholaas of Union City. The fire on Alvarado-Niles Road near Hartnell Street was reported just before 4:30 p.m. on June 18, Alameda County fire officials said.

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