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Oakland: Accused Oikos University massacre shooter declared competent to stand trial

Defense attorneys are challenging latest doctor's opinion that One Goh is mentally fit enough to stand trial for mass killing at Oakland college in 2012 
Two robbery suspects were arrested Monday evening after police searched for them on the ground and in the air in East Oakland not far from Knowland Park, authorities said.  
Kwangmin Jin
Police are asking for women to come forward if they may have been sexually assaulted earlier this year by a San Ramon man.  
Jury hung over whether Emilio Bibiano committed murder, attempted murder when he shot four men  
ASHLAND -- Health and well-being in unincorporated Alameda County communities Ashland and Cherryland will be celebrated at a Saturday festival, starting with 5K run-walk-roll.  
The stars came out after sundown, one by one and then in small clusters, faintly visible above Monday night's candlelight vigil for Nailah Pettigen outside St. James Episcopal Church.  
MARTINEZ -- A traffic stop last week yielded the arrest of a suspect in burglaries across eight East Bay towns, authorities said.A Martinez police officer stopped a vehicle Sept.  
Fremont student wins U.N. art contestGloria Yang, a freshman at Mission San Jose High in Fremont, has won first place for North America and $1,000 in a United Nations Environment Program contest.  
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A city council member who helped the police chief buy a home after voting to loan him $500,000 in public funds said Monday he will now donate the money he received from the deal to charity.  
Corey McDonah accused of driving drunk in crash that killed 25-year-old Alameda resident Nicholas Obenchain  
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Twyla Tharp's 50th anniversary tour comes to Berkeley.

Rather than dwell on career milestones, the famed choreographer is presenting two new works when her tour stops at UC Berkeley Oct. 16-18.