Thompson: Did MLB ruling inject life into movement to keep A's in Oakland?
Reports suggest that MLB and Bud Selig, in court documents, put kibosh on the A's move to San Jose -- but should Oakland Mayor Jean Quan be celebrating?
Police say a man suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound after he got into an argument with a teenager he knew.
Study shows poor performing radios are biggest remaining problem much Oakland's much criticized public safety radio system.
Lorrain Taylor knows heartache. It's been 13 years since her twin sons were shot and killed in East Oakland. Taylor has made it her life's mission to help other parents -- particularly mothers -- who have suffered the loss of a child.
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Giving a very special gift to a stranger: new kidneys
Phil Fischer's wife likes to joke that at least her husband's kidney gets to go out dancing every once in a while. Full Story
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Season of giving the perfect time to teach children about charity
Even simple acts of charity can touch children and teenagers who participate in giving. Readers share their stories.
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Evangeline Lilly upset with magazine's 'butt' reference
Women’s Health surprised “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” actress with her cover shot.