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Oakland has backing of MLB but deal far from done
After Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he was hopeful about getting a stadium deal done for the A's in Oakland, A's co-owner Lew Wolff said he was "re-energized" about Oakland, but still not ready to proclaim it the front-runner for a new ballpark.
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Longtime advocate for sex workers, dies at 48
Shannon Williams, the former Berkeley High School teacher whose arrest on prostitution charges more than a decade ago gained national attention and who later became an advocate for legal sex work, died unexpectedly last week, according to her family.
Jet's flight over Berkeley startles residents
A military jet roared over the East Bay Tuesday afternoon, setting off a flurry of complaints by social media users after the F/A-18 rattled windows and woke up sleeping babies.
Bulls end Warriors home winning streak
Warriors can't hold off Bulls, see home winning streak end at 19 games
Peak season for sexy seals at Año Nuevo
Elephant seals land at Año Nuevo for their annual mating ritual and a spectacular show.
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Joan Rivers' daughter files suit over mother's death
Melissa Rivers alleges a New York clinic made numerous mistakes and showed lapses in judgment during a routine procedure that ended in the death of tghe comedic legend.