Oakland: Gourmet market moving into Sears Building
Downtown Oakland's old Sears building, now renamed Uptown Station, has landed its first tenant, a specialty market that will feature high-quality and organic foods, cuisine for people on the go, a cafe, and wine and liquor offerings, the project's developers said.
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AC Transit boss quits before dismissal meeting
Agency confirms that Armijo, hired by the district in February 2012, handed in his letter of resignation Thursday afternoon. A scheduled special meeting to consider removing him is canceled.
Looser rules on sex criminals' residency
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation suspends blanket use of 2,000-foot residency restriction in decisions about where sex offenders can live.
Best in West preview: Warriors vs. Grizzlies
The Golden State Warriors take on the Memphis Grizzlies, the only team in the NBA they haven't defeated.
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Review: 'Stupid (expletive) Bird' is a (expletive) blast
San Francisco Playhouse presents Aaron Posner's adaptation/send-up of Chekhov's 'The Seagull' in a winning, creative production; it runs through May 2.
Zayn Malik quits One Direction; band to continue with four
Fame apparently became too much for Zayn Malik, who announced he is leaving the band after five years.