Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf made her first trip to Washington and President Obama’s White House event for the U.S. Conference Of Mayors Winter Meeting,...

Bleacher ReportAndrew Bogut is a key piece for the Golden State Warriors continued rise up the NBA ladder, but Coach Steve Kerr needs to make sure to maximize Bogut’s skill set by getting him more involved in the game plan on offense. The Aussie big man has had a …Golden State Warriors rumors: Steve Kerr has ‘significant say’ in personnel movesFanSided all...

To win justice for Michael Brown, send the Black press to Ferguson, MissouriSan Francisco Bay ViewHe is also currently engaged in a campaign exposing mayoral candidate Dan Siegel of Oakland, who is responsible for bringing armed police into the Oakland Unified School District, resulting in the police murder of Raheim Brown in 2011. Donating to the … …read...

Hollywood ReporterThe debut feature from writer-director Hugh Sullivan, which tells the story of scientist Dean wooing his girlfriend via paradox-laden time travel, was well received at its world premiere at SXSW in March. Since then it has screened at California’s … and more …read more Source: SXSW News Feed From Google News ...

ESPN (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — A brawl during Tuesday’s joint practice between the Dallas Cowboys and Oakland Raiders featured a brief altercation between a fan and Dallas cornerback B.W. Webb. The unidentified Raiders fan hit Webb in the back twice with his hand …Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders brawl in joint training camp practice that …Dallas...

Lester, A’s shatter Royals’ eight-game win streakCBSSports.comKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs as the Oakland Athletics beat Kansas City 11-3 Tuesday night, snapping the Royals’ eight-game losing streak. Lester (13-7) has won all … …read more Source:...

Raiders Camp Report: Day 14ESPN (blog)And yes, Raiders fans outnumbered Cowboys fans. Per the Cowboys, attendance was 8,326. “What a hell of an atmosphere to practice football in,” Raiders coach Dennis Allen said. “That’s what Raider Nation is really all about, man. That was awesome to see … …read more Source: Oakland Raiders News From...

MRI shows A’s Jed Lowrie has fractured fingerSFGate (blog)Manager Bob Melvin gave Lowrie the night off, and he’s unlikely to be available on the bench, but he will continue to be Oakland’s primary shortstop unless the injury worsens, though Lowrie has been told he can’t aggravate the injury. He hopes it might …Jed Lowrie playing through...

Dallas Morning News (blog)OXNARD, Calif. – The Dallas Cowboys’ first joint practice this training camp against the Oakland Raiders led to one brawl near a fence lined with fans Tuesday and two other scuffles. But there was also major concern for off-the-field problems because …Raiders Camp Report: Day 12ESPN (blog)Cowboys, Raiders Get Into Huge Fight During...

Setting the Record Straight About OaklandEast Bay ExpressHowever, two days later in Oakland, when a seventeen-year-old was shot at Brookdale Park in East Oakland, the headline from KTVU-TV read, “Drive-by shooting at Oakland park sends victim to hospital.” In addition, the same news story contained another … …read more Source: East Oakland...

NBC Bay AreaThe City of San Jose continued its uphill battle to bring the Oakland Athletics to the South Bay by taking its case to a federal appeals court in San Francisco on Tuesday. A ruling can come down at any time, but is expected to be released in about a month.MLB Gets Late-Inning Relief With Oakland A’s Lease DealBloombergSan Jose seeks court approval...

Honolulu attorney to help ex-soldier decide appealKHON2HONOLULU (AP) – A federal judge is appointing a Honolulu defense attorney to help a former soldier decide whether he’ll appeal his murder conviction in his 5-year-old daughter’s beating death. The case against Naeem Williams was the first death penalty … and more …read more Source:...

Central American kids to join Bay Area classroomsVallejo Times-HeraldSome Bay Area schools are bracing for an influx. Others don’t know what to expect or haven’t thought about it. The Oakland Unified School District, more prepared than most, is anticipating so many newcomers that it is hiring a privately-funded … and more …read more Source:...

Man shot while driving car in East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A man was shot and wounded Tuesday afternoon while driving his car in East Oakland, but continued to drive into San Leandro, where he contacted police. The man’s name and city of residence were not released. He was taken by ambulance to … and more …read more Source:...

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors made the right choice on Kevin LoveFanSidedThe Golden State Warriors had a chance to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves’ star power forward Kevin Love, but refused to part ways with guard Klay Thompson. Now, Love is being shipped to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a deal involving swingman Andrew … …read more Source:...

Bleacher ReportThe Oakland Raiders have completed two weeks of camp. More importantly, the team has played its first preseason game, providing the first glimpse of what this version of the Raiders actually looks like. There were several players in camp, such as TJ …Oakland Raiders Must Exercise Preseason Patience With QB Matt SchaubRant SportsOakland Raiders:...

BerkeleysideIf you’re a Berkeley business with news, or a Berkeleysider who has spotted a change in your neighborhood or on your travels, shoot us an email with the details. Read previous Shop Talk columns, and check out Bites for the latest East Bay restaurant news. and more …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

E! OnlineThe #RichKids of Beverly Hills truly have it all. When Dorothy Wang and Roxy Sowlaty were in China, they had a rickshaw navigate them through the crowded shopping areas. So naturally Dorothy wants a bedazzled rickshaw to take them around Beverly Hills … and more …read more Source: Beverly Hills News From Google News ...

Golden State Warriors will give ‘conceptual introduction’ to Mission Bay arena …San Francisco Business TimesThe Golden State Warriors will meet with Mission Bay residents on Thursday to discuss the basic outlines of the team’s development plans in the neighborhood. The presentation will not have detailed mock-ups of the project, but will give...

Daily BeastFor the last few days all media attention on the Ukrainian crisis has been focused on two topics: the advances made by Ukrainian forces around the city of Donetsk and, more worryingly, the threat of Russian invasion under the guise of “humanitarian …Ukraine Is Winning the WarPoliticoRussia Could Invade Ukraine On Multiple Fronts If Putin ChoseBusiness...

NwlaborpressPort commissioners shrugged their shoulders, saying they wished they could help, but that they lacked legal authority to do so. In 2009, the union coalition ran … But it wasn’t enough: most of the Port commissioners continued to use their claimed … and more …read more Source: Port Of Oakland News From Google News ...

Oakland Raiders 2014 Training Camp Wrap: Napa phase is overJust Blog Baby (blog)The Oakland Raiders closed up shop on 2014 Training Camp in Napa on Monday and headed to Oxnard for practices with the Dallas Cowboys on Tuesday and Wednesday. They will then travel back to Oakland and prepare for their Friday preseason home … …read more Source: Oakland...

Doughnut Dolly opens second location in BerkeleyContra Costa TimesSlice of the pie business: We have a new entrant in the red-hot South Bay customized-pizza competition: MOD Pizza. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, these restaurants build your individual 11-inch pizza with your preferred toppings, Chipotle-style … …read more Source: Oakland...

Doughnut Dolly opens second location in BerkeleyInside Bay AreaSlice of the pie business: We have a new entrant in the red-hot South Bay customized-pizza competition: MOD Pizza. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, these restaurants build your individual 11-inch pizza with your preferred toppings, Chipotle-style … and more …read more Source:...

‘Road Warriors‘ set preseason scheduleSFGate (blog)After sleeping in their own bed for a night or two, the Warriors will then zigzag for games in Des Moines, Iowa; Kansas City, Missouri; and Hidalgo, Texas. The Warriors will fly more than 5,000 miles to play their first six preseason games before … …read more Source: Golden State Warriors...

David Stern Explains Why He Didn’t Deal With Donald Sterling During His TenureDime MagazineBut this time, the racist comments and the specific attack on Magic created a toxic environment for the Clippers and the NBA. The players threatened to boycott playoff games and sponsors were dropping out. Adam Silver handed down a lifetime suspension … and more ...

Oakland Raiders plan to use Marcel Reece in hybrid TE role on passing downsJust Blog Baby (blog)It is no secret that the Oakland Raiders need to get Marcel Reece involved more in the passing game in 2014. After all Reece has been a Pro Bowl caliber talent at fullback, almost too good for the position that is out of favor in the pass heavy era of … …read...

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