Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alameda County, CA. (Page 8)

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  1. Judge orders gallery seating open for Oakland council meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Contra Costa Times

    An Alameda County judge issued a temporary restraining order Monday ordering the council to reopen its upper-level galleries to the public after complaints from a union. A spokesman from International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers Local 21 confirmed the judge's ruling, which is effective for three weeks.

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  2. Judge orders gallery seating open for Oakland council meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Inside Bay Area

    An Alameda County judge issued a temporary restraining order Monday ordering the council to reopen its upper-level galleries to the public after complaints from a union. A spokesman from International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers Local 21 confirmed the judge's ruling, which is effective for three weeks.

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  3. Sentence reduced for teen convicted in burning bus passengerRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | KTVN Reno

    ... and suffered second- and third-degree burns when Thomas set his skirt aflame with a lighter. The Tribune says Alameda County Judge Paul Delucchi agreed to resentence Thomas to 5 years based on his good behavior and to recommend that he remain in ...

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  4. Alameda County budget healthiest in years, but trouble ahead, officials warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Contra Costa Times

    Alameda County supervisors on June 19 passed a budget after closing the smallest deficit in years but warned of bad news on the horizon. Even in strong economic times for the Bay Area, the $2.7 billion budget had to close a $65.1 million shortfall, and a boom in state revenue also came at a price locally, officials said.

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  5. US officials 'not aware' balcony firm hit for a 23m in lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Independent.ie

    ... into the Library Gardens balcony tragedy on June 16 in which six students died and seven were injured. Alameda County District-Attorney Nancy O'Malley is now conducting twin civil and criminal investigations into how eight timber balcony beams in a ...

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  6. Sentence Reduced for Teen Who Set Fire to Transgender Youth on BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    A 17-year-old Oakland boy who pleaded no contest to setting another teen's skirt on fire on an AC Transit bus in Oakland in November 2013 had his state prison term reduced today from seven years to five years. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Paul Delucchi said he reduced the term for Richard Thomas, who was prosecuted as an adult, because he has made good progress in taking advantage of educational and counseling services since he's been in custody following his attack on 19-year-old Luke "Sasha" Fleischman on Nov. 4, 2013.

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  7. UC Berkeley Sued By Women Who Claim Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    Three women who claim they were sexually assaulted while students at the University of California at Berkeley filed a complaint in Alameda County Superior Court today alleging the university's response was inadequate and discriminatory. The three women, Sofie Karasek, Aryle Butler and Nicoletta Commins, all claim to have been assaulted in separate incidents while students in 2012 and separately reported the assaults.

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  8. UC Berkeley sued for allegedly failing to properly respond to sexual assault complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Los Angeles Times

    ... not act quickly enough or adequately penalize perpetrators found responsible. The civil lawsuit , filed in Alameda County Superior Court, accused UC regents of "deliberate indifference" in three 2012 cases, sex discrimination, fraud and failure to ...

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  9. Grand jury report blasts Alameda Health System, supervisors for shoddy oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Business Journal

    The Alameda County Grand Jury blasted Alameda Health System, which runs Highland Hospital and provides care for many of the county's poor and indigent, for inadequate financial oversight and lack of communication with the county's Board of Supervisors, leading to a roughly $220 million budget crisis. The Alameda County supervisors also came in for significant heat, as did Alameda Health System's management, led during the period in question by longtime CEO Wright Lassiter III , who left in December 2014 to take a top leadership role at the $4.5 billion Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.

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  10. Headed to the Alameda County Fair This Week, Dublin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    We have the scoop on the Saturday 4th of July fireworks, plus a look ahead at what you can expect for the last week of the fair.

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  11. Trial begins for teen who was 16 during killing of Castro Valley womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Valley on the day of the killing, but was in classes the next morning. He quickly became a suspect in the Alameda County Sheriff's Office investigation because Rice had identified him as one of the few people who had accessed the house. Rice, a ...

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  12. 3 women sue UC Berkeley, say sex assault complaints were ignoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | SFGate

    ... respond after they came forward. Sofie Karasek , Aryle Butler and Nicoletta Commins said in the suit filed in Alameda County Superior Court that they felt victimized all over again when their complaints to campus officials weren't treated seriously ...

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  13. NFL Unwilling to Delay Relocation Another YearRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Bolts From The Blue

    ... One catch, however. These documents are supposed to be confidential between officials of the City of Oakland, Alameda County, and New City Development. Apparently, there is some question in Oakland as to whether public officials intentionally leaked ...

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  14. Pleasanton braces for July 4 trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Contra Costa Times

    With as many people expected on the Fourth of July as its entire population, Pleasanton has developed an elaborate plan to prevent the traffic nightmare that followed the fireworks show last year at the Alameda County Fair. It includes restricting parking on local streets, rerouting cars from fair exits and perhaps even closing some freeway offramps if the Alameda County Fairgrounds get too crowded.

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  15. Oakland teen convicted of burning other teen on bus resentenced before 18th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... get reduced by two years if he did well with the state Division of Juvenile Justice before his 18th birthday. Alameda County Judge Paul Delucchi on Monday agreed to resentence Thomas to five years based on his disciplinary and academic records, and ...

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  16. 3 Sue UC Regents Over Sex Assault ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NBC Bay Area

    ... efforts have not been met with level of change." She and two other plaintiffs, Cal alumni, filed the suit in Alameda County Superior Court, alleging discrimination on the basis of gender, negligent failure to warn, train and educate plaintiffs and ...

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  17. Calif. Man Indicted for Bid-Rigging at Foreclosure AuctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | National Mortgage News

    A California man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly trying to rig public foreclosure auctions in Northern California between 2008 and 2011. Ramin Rad "Ray" Yeganeh of San Mateo has been charged with participating in conspiracies to rig bids and defraud mortgage holders in Alameda County, Calif., according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation .

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  18. Shooting Victim Found in Coyote Hills Regional Park IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    ... lyn Jones said. Park police closed the entrance to the park until later that morning while investigating. The Alameda County coroner's bureau will conduct an autopsy either today or Tuesday.

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  19. Scorcher on the way - inland temps to break 100 this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | SFGate

    Temperatures around the Bay Area will shoot up to an oven-like sizzle this week, with some inland areas expected to break 100 degrees - or even 105. Pleasanton, host of the ongoing Alameda County Fair, is projected to hit the century mark Tuesday before the heat cranks up a few degrees Wednesday.

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  20. Summertime blues: 10 shows you should not missRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Inside Bay Area

    ... the world's best practitioners are hitting a stage nearby. This weekend, besides the Hummel concerts, the Alameda County Fair hosts its annual Red, White and Blues Festival 1-9 p.m. July 4 featuring Dwight "Black Cat" Carter, Andrew Carriere, the ...

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