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Los Angeles TimesNothing nice to say: Politicians at L.A. City Hall are struggling with how to keep decorum at City Council meetings while protecting the First Amendment rights of participants. The issue came to a head after one gadfly was accused of drawing a racist … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); and more …read more From::...

Minneapolis Star Tribune… a pop up fly. Tony Avelar – Associated Press. Gallery: Minnesota Twins shortstop Eduardo Escobar can’t make the catch on a pop up fly by Oakland Athletics’ Danny Valencia in the fourth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 30, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News (adsbygoogle...

SFGateIn Oakland Sanders fielded questions about police-involved shootings, a prominent issue in the Bay Area especially following San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr’s resignation earlier this month after an officer shot an unarmed black woman in the … and more …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News (adsbygoogle...

Irish ExaminerStudents working in Berkeley, California on a J1 visa say they have encountered difficulties in securing accommodation because they are Irish. One young woman told The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk that she was advised to “stay off balconies”, almost a …Students ‘being refused housing in Berkeley because they are Irish’ one year...

Port Huron Times HeraldL’anse Creuse/Port Huron vs. Port Huron Northern, 10 a.m.. Anchor Bay vs. L’Anse Creuse North, noon. Championship game, 2 p.m.. Outlook: There will be rivalry potential as Port Huron can meet Port Huron Northern in the second round, but it will come … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); and more ...

Irish MirrorJ1 visa holders are reporting huge delays in finding somewhere to stay in Berkeley, California, a year on from the tragedy. Around 8,000 travel to the US every year and the state is one of their favourite destinations but it seems to be a case of Irish …Irish students in Berkeley refused accommodation based on their nationalityNewstalk 106-108...

NFL COMMISSIONER ROGER GOODELL SPRING LEAGUE MEETING IN CHARLOTTE, NC MAY 24, 2016 (From NFLCommunications.com) Commissioner Goodell: Good afternoon. We had a very productive day. You have heard much of the news already starting with the Super Bowl awards that went very smoothly. We had five terrific bids – obviously three winners – and we’re very excited about each of those Super Bowls. We spent some time on Competition Committee matters, probably the most significant being instant replay. We changed the structure and reversed...

SFGateIf he wants to discuss the cost of energy, Watson should consider how much California families lose when fossil-fuel pollution poisons our air, water and health. What could we live without? … Regarding “Lee faults judges for crime surge” (May 27): I … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News (adsbygoogle =...

Bears Make Their Case With WinCal AthleticsPULLMAN, Wash. – When it comes to compiling any sort of resume for possible postseason selection, the Cal baseball team can make a convincing argument that the team wrapping up Pac-12 play at Washington State is one that very closely resembles the … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ...

OCRegister6 among the 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports. Proof that the Mayor makes sports ventures a priority goes far beyond the amount of sports paraphernalia populating his … San Diego Chargers owner Dean Spanos and Oakland Raiders owner Mark … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News ...

San Jose Mercury NewsClinton also delved into one of Oakland’s — and the Bay Area’s — thorniest problems: the surging cost of housing and the displacement of longtime residents. “There are advantages, of course, to fixing up neighborhoods and making them attractive and …Hillary Clinton Talks With Oakland Leaders at Home of Chicken...

San Jose Mercury NewsClinton also delved into one of Oakland’s — and the Bay Area’s — thorniest problems: the surging cost of housing and the displacement of longtime residents. “There are advantages, of course, to fixing up neighborhoods and making them attractive and …Hillary Clinton Talks With Oakland Leaders at Home of Chicken...

Oakland: Sex scandal leads to review of recruitment processSan Jose Mercury NewsOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is also taking an active role in trying to curb unseemly behavior among the city’s police officers. “We are clearly seeing a need to do a better job of ensuring that the character and conduct of our officers is such that they … and more …read more From:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News ...

Cal AthleticsPULLMAN, Wash. – A run in the fourth and three runs in the fifth gave host Washington State a lead and the Cal baseball team couldn’t make up enough ground to stage a comeback as the Bears dropped a 4-1 decision to start the final series of the 2016 … and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News ...

Fresno and Oakland illustrate challenges of inequalitySan Francisco ChronicleThe two mayors‘ contrasting portrayals of a common challenge — serious gaps in wealth and opportunity — underscored the findings of a new PPIC report, “Income Inequality and the Safety Net in California.” On a statewide level, the trend is readily … …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News ...

Police: Suspect fatally shoots self while running from Oakland robberySan Jose Mercury News… Webb had collapsed in the back yard. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The gun was found near him in the yard, police said. Fruitvale Avenue was closed until 7:30 a.m. between East 12th Street and International Boulevard while police investigated. and more …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News ...

Sanders camp says Trump is ‘chickening out’ of debate – politics liveThe GuardianSitting at a restaurant table with biscuits in front of her and diners with breakfast plates behind her, the former secretary of state discussed gentrification and displacement, the Bay Area housing crisis, and job opportunities for the formerly … and more …read more From:: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Washington PostSince November, 28 shootings along Interstate 80 and Highway 4 have lead to four deaths and at least a dozen injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol, prompting five Bay Area mayors to call on Governor Jerry Brown to help mitigate a … and more …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News ...

The Oakland Raiders Owner Mark Davis is working to try and move his team to Las Vegas, and he says in search of a “new home” for the NFL team. While Davis claims he can’t get a stadium “deal done” in Oakland, and others including this vlogger, claim otherwise, the question is why Las Vegas? Mr. Davis has partnered with The Las Vegas Sands Corporation, owned by billionaire hotel casino operator Sheldon Adelson, and Majestic Realty Corporation. The result, for now, is a proposed 65,000 seat, $1.4 billion stadium that would...

SFGateAuthorities in the East Bay hope recently-uncovered security video will help them track down the killer of a 30-year-old scientist who was gunned down last month in his quiet Oakland neighborhood. Brian Bole, described as “peaceful, gentle and friendly …Oakland: Police, friends plea for help in solving man’s killingEast Bay Times all 2 news...

Oakland mayor, Rev. Jackson to honor Oakland Promise studentsSan Jose Mercury NewsThe three will talk about the post-9/11 climate and how to foster racial equity. The discussion is co-presented by the Oakland Public Library and the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California as part of “Islam & Authors.” The talk will start 6 p.m … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News ...

East Bay TimesOakland police and homicide investigators view the scene where a headless and limbless decomposed torso was found on the rocks along Burma Road in West Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. (Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group). Headless …Headless, limbless body found at foot of Bay Bridge in West OaklandLos Angeles TimesOakland police say...

Man robbed and shot in East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A 30-year-old man was robbed and shot Wednesday night in East Oakland, police said Thursday. He was shot in the leg as he tried to run away and will recover, police said. The man told police he was walking in the 1800 block of 13th Avenue … and more …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News ...

Man robbed and shot in East OaklandEast Bay TimesOAKLAND — A 30-year-old man was robbed and shot Wednesday night in East Oakland, police said Thursday. He was shot in the leg as he tried to run away and will recover, police said. The man told police he was walking in the 1800 block of 13th Avenue … and more …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News ...

California Governor Jerry Brown backs $2 billion plan to deal with the state’s homelessWorld Socialist Web SiteIn vetoing AB1229, a proposed 2013 bill that would have mandated developers to invest a minimum in low-income housing projects, Brown offered the market-oriented explanation: “As mayor of Oakland, I saw how difficult it can be to attract development to … and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News ...

KGO-TV“What we are looking at is a young male,” said Oakland Police Officer Johnna Watson. “We don’t know the race at this time because the torso is so deeply decomposed. They do believe it’s been in the month for at least a month, maybe even longer.”Headless, limbless body found at foot of Bay Bridge in West OaklandLos Angeles...

Headless, limbless torso found in West Oakland near Bay BridgeSan Jose Mercury News media centerOakland police and homicide investigators view the scene where a headless, armless and legless decomposed torso was found on the rocks along Burma Road in West Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The body was discovered about noon on … …read more From:: West Oakland News By Google News ...