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  1. BART expects Transbay Tube service to reopen on schedule MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | SFGate

    ... morning. For those who need to cross the bay, free transbay buses are running between the 19th Street Station in Oakland and the temporary Transbay Terminal in San Francisco. Officials have warned that the bus trip could add an extra hour or more to ...

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  2. What questions would you like posed to GOP candidates in Thursday's debate?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... reported this week . The billboards are the brainchild of ColorOfChange.org, a left-leaning lobbying group based in Oakland, California, designed to strengthen the political voice of black Americans, cleveland.com reported. "These billboards are an ...

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  3. What does San Francisco smell like?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... East Bay Municipal Utility District sewage treatment plant under the MacArthur Maze (at the 580 and 24 overlap in Oakland). Hold your nose if you're near boats bringing in the catch of the day at S.F. piers, such as the San Francisco Community ...

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  4. More Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... the seventh Giants pitcher, threw two scoreless innings before Santiago Casilla worked the 11th for his 27th save. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Marcus Semien homered to back a strong outing by Oakland newcomer Aaron Brooks and the Athletics beat the ...

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  5. Roadshow: Tricks to getting tailgaters to back offRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... if someone here beeps at me, it's because she or he knows me and is saying hi. This was a huge change from my hectic Oakland driving life. I had to adjust to not flipping people off when they were just trying to be friendly. Q I take Old Santa Cruz ...

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  6. 2015 Trade Deadline: Will Felix Doubront Become Relevant In Oakland?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fantasy CPR

    Jul 22, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Felix Doubront throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports Right at the deadline buzzer, the Oakland Athletics picked up pitcher Felix Doubront from the Toronto Blue Jays.

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  7. Drummond: Legal battle continues in case of brain-dead teen Jahi McMathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... 2013 when Jahi, then 13, underwent surgery to have her tonsils and adenoids removed at Children's Hospital in Oakland. While in recovery, she began coughing up blood and went into cardiac arrest. Hospital officials pronounced the teen brain-dead and ...

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  8. Indians' starter Cody Anderson proves you can go home again, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    OAKLAND, Calif. - Cody Anderson pitched in front of family and friends for the first time.

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  9. Oakland A's with plenty of reasons to play on following trades for prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... not giving up, 100 percent. We're never going to give up here in the clubhouse." For A's players who have been in Oakland in recent years, this is an unfamiliar position. The A's last missed the postseason in 2011. Only Eric Sogard and Coco Crisp ...

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  10. Legal battle continues in Jahi McMath caseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... 2013 when Jahi, then 13, underwent surgery to have her tonsils and adenoids removed at Children's Hospital in Oakland. While in recovery, she began coughing up blood and went into cardiac arrest. Hospital officials pronounced the teen brain-dead and ...

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  11. Paige: Broncos' C.J. Anderson is built and plays like a wrecking ballRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... average didn't attract one scholarship offer from a Division I program. He was a walk-on at a community college in Oakland. Although he was named an All-American at Laney College (with 8.0 yards per attempt), C.J. barely drew interest from major ...

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  12. Art + Soul festival inject life into downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The good times rolled through the streets of downtown Oakland Saturday as the 15th annual Art + Soul Festival kicked into high gear, delivering great music, hot dance moves and positive vibes. A bit of magic has followed the festival each year, and so founder and executive producer Samee Roberts was not surprised when the sun burned through the fog just as the gates opened.

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  13. Oakland A's prospect watch: Dillon Overton, Raul Alcantara lead the young pitchersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    ... draft group provided most of the A's top pitching prospects, or at least the ones who weren't expected to arrive in Oakland this season. To split things up, I've taken the college guys from the 2013 draft and added in Raul Alcantara, who is slightly ...

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  14. Few problems seen as BART shuts down Transbay Tube for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    San Francisco bound passengers transfer to a bus at the 19th Street BART station in Oakland, Calif. on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  15. Head Coach Jack Del Rio Looking Forward To First Padded PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Raiders

    Speaking after Saturday's session of on-field work, Head Coach Del Rio talked about the excitement of seeing his team in pads, as well as the addition of center Rodney Hudson. Sunday marks the day Head Coach Jack Del Rio has been waiting for since the team arrived in Napa, Calif., nearly a week ago, as the Oakland Raiders will hold their first padded practice of Training Camp 2015.

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  16. Outside The Box: Creating A Strong 2016 BullpenRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    ... every game they lead after 9 innings but they also win nearly every game they lead after 8, 7, or 6. In contrast, Oakland's epic and universal meltdown of every reliever they have tried shows how quickly a shaky bullpen can turn a promising game, or ...

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  17. BART shuts down Transbay Tube for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Passengers wait to board an east-bound BART train in the Embarcadero BART station in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. BART shuts down the Transbay Tube for work on the West Oakland approach to the tube over the weekend of August 1st and 2nd.

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  18. Oakland: Woman killed by hit-run driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    A 55-year-old woman was killed Friday night in East Oakland when she was hit by a car whose driver did not stop, police said Saturday. Police said the woman was in a crosswalk at 50th Avenue and Foothill Boulevard about 9:46 p.m. Friday when she was hit by a gray Honda going westbound on Foothill.

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  19. Today in Hip Hop History: Short Dog's in the House by Too ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Released on August 1, 1990, Short Dog's in the House was influenced by Todd " Too Short " Shaw's bleak surroundings and upbringing in Oakland, California. Many of the album's lyrics depicted the effects of the crack epidemic which was at its peak in the early 90s.

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  20. A's send Cook to Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nashua Telegraph

    The Oakland Athletics have traded right-hander Ryan Cook to the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named or cash in yet another costcutting move by general manager Billy Beane. Cook was pitching for Triple-A Nashville but has been a key member of the Oakland bullpen in the past, even making four appearances for the A's early in the year.

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