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NCAA files motions that could delay O’Bannon trial

The NCAA has filed a flurry of motions in federal courts, seeking…

San Francisco man sentenced to two years in attack on federal courthouse guard

A San Francisco man was sentenced Wednesday to two years in prison…

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Police name person of interest in case that prompted Amber Alert Tuesday

Oakland police announced today that they have identified a person of interest…

Bay City NewsRoy McCamey
Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

Globetrotters bring long-distance shot record holder to Bay Area

Along with their usual resume of trick shots, goofy antics and an…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.
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Girl declared brain dead moved from hospital

A lawyer for the family of a 13-year-old California girl declared brain…

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Talks ordered in Jahi McMath case

A federal magistrate will meet Friday with lawyers for a California hospital…

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Rich Pedroncelli/APAfter a rough 2013 with the Houston Texans

Raiders coach Dennis Allen expects to return

Dennis Allen met with the Raiders players as a team and individually…

Rich Pedroncelli/APAfter a rough 2013 with the Houston Texans
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Time short to find new facility for Jahi McMath

The family of a California girl declared brain dead after complications from…

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2nd opinion ordered for teen declared brain dead

A California judge has ordered a second medical evaluation to determine whether…

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Beastie Boys fire back over toy company parody

The Beastie Boys are firing back after an Oakland toy company sued…

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Sasha Fleischman

Sasha Fleishman sets example in aftermath of bus attack

Sasha Fleischman should be a role model for everyone. The 18-year-old, who…

Sasha Fleischman
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images file photoAn arrest has been made in the case of a man set on fire on an AC Transit bus in Oakland on Monday.

Boy, 16, arrested for allegedly lighting AC Transit passenger on fire

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of intentionally setting an…

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images file photoAn arrest has been made in the case of a man set on fire on an AC Transit bus in Oakland on Monday.
Eric Risberg/2010 AP file photoA man was severely injured when he was set on fire in an AC Transit bus on Monday.

Man set on fire on AC Transit bus

An 18-year-old Northern California man is hospitalized in stable condition Tuesday with…

Eric Risberg/2010 AP file photoA man was severely injured when he was set on fire in an AC Transit bus on Monday.
Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.

A’s quickly running out of stadium options

Now that a federal district judge has dismissed San Jose’s suit against…

Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.
AP Photo/Eric RisbergFormer President Jimmy Carter and his wife

Jimmy Carter: Feds need to invest in affordable housing

Former President Jimmy Carter said Monday that if he were back in…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergFormer President Jimmy Carter and his wife
Firearms should be stored in a safe

2 kids are among 4 wounded in Oakland shooting

Police are searching for suspects following a shooting in broad daylight in…

Firearms should be stored in a safe
EVAN DUCHARME/S.F. Examiner File PhotoBay Area Bike Share's proposed expansion to more than 7

Bay Bridge set to open after Labor Day

Despite broken earthquake-safety bolts that threatened months of delays, California transportation officials…

EVAN DUCHARME/S.F. Examiner File PhotoBay Area Bike Share's proposed expansion to more than 7
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Body ID'd as missing Oakland federal investigator

OAKLAND — A woman's body found near a Northern California park last…

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Protests planned across California after Zimmerman acquittal

More protests are planned across California after the acquittal of George Zimmerman…

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Bay City News ServiceOne of two shootings near the Civic Center

Shooting near Civic Center Sunday ends in Oakland crash

These suspects apparently had an urgent need to repent. A shooting near…

Bay City News ServiceOne of two shootings near the Civic Center