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Coliseum board OKs Raiders lease extension

The authority that operates O.Co Coliseum approved a lease extension for the Oakland Raiders that will keep the team in town for at least one more season while team officials and local leaders discuss options for a new football stadium at the Coliseum complex.

'TK Show' podcast: Mark Davis on the Raiders' possible move  

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CHP: Officer justified in drawing gun at protesters

The California Highway Patrol has concluded the officer acted within department policy during a melee at a December anti-police brutality protest in Oakland.  
I-580 shooting: Gunman and motive sought

Police still don't have a motive for the shooting, in which a 34-year-old San Francisco man was wounded in the stomach while driving eastbound on Interstate 580 west of the Broadway Auto Row exit in Oakland. 
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'TK Show' podcast: Mark Davis on Raiders' possible move

Tim Kawakami and Mark Davis have a good, lively talk - covering the Raiders' stadium efforts in Carson and Oakland, the approach to the free-agent period coming within days, and some other things. 
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NFL teams can begin contacting free agents at 9 tonight, although contracts can't be finalized until as early as 1 p.  
 
 
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Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr criticizes Houston Rockets general manager for promoting James Harden for the NBA MVP Award.  
 
 
BERLIN (AP) -- Andreas Kuemmert got handed what many musicians would consider a dream ticket, winning the popular vote to represent Germany at this year's Eurovision Song Contest.  
 
 
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Adult cats rarely 'talk' to each, but they can give humans an earful.  
 
 
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Zillow's number-crunchers release survey that shows home values rise more quickly when the house is close to a Starbucks.  
 
 
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A new report offers a snapshot of the nine-county region: Accelerating population and job growth in San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland as the Bay Area grows more urban and less suburban; the squeezing of the middle class; and not enough housing across-the-board, especially for low- and moderate-income households.  
 
 
 
Silicon Valley needs to keep in mind that the boom and bust nature of the industry  
 
 
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Dad bloggers rewrite rules of fatherhood

Men blogging about newborn care, toddler tantrums and playground politics have become a force in changing the national conversation about what it means to be a man and a father in contemporary society.  
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Katie Couric returning to NBC?

New network news chief Andy Lack reportedly has good relationship with former 'Today’ co-host.