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Drummond: Comic books finding new audiences
Oakland's new Cape and Cowl courts Bay Area comic books fans
The Raiders and A's have taken Oakland for granted while looking for a new mate. While the teams have been stepping out, the spurned city has grown tired. It's hard enough surviving day-to-day without uncertainty that your partner will abandon you.
Cartoons: Donald Trump is Mr. Outrageous
These cartoonists in this compiled slideshow have a field day with the latest antics from Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. He claims to have seen thousands of Muslims celebrate after the collapse of the World Trade Center amid attacks in 2001.
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Alameda letters: Crisis real, but rent control not answer
Crisis real, but rent control not answerI hate reading the stories about extraordinary rent hikes and massive evictions in some of Alameda's larger buildings.
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My Word: Alameda gateway container project offers much to oppose
I believe a majority of Alamedans strongly disapprove of containers being installed at the gateway to Alameda. I've heard many comments that they are "ugly" and "cheap looking." I've heard that these might be all right in the Harbor Bay Business Park, where they might look cute or trendy.
Thomas Sowell: People must think about what the politicians are really saying
It is amazing how many different ways the same thing can be said, creating totally different impressions. For example, when President Barack Obama says that defeating ISIS is going to take a long time, how is that different from saying that he is going to do very little, very slowly?
Watch: Dianne Feinstein: 'Bomb-building recipes should be taken offline'
Democratic California Sen.Dianne Feinstein says she's called on tech companies to remove bomb-making guides from the internet and warns against the widespread availability of such information online.
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14 Thanksgiving-perfect wines
Pairing turkey and vino is easy. It's the side dishes that make Thanksgiving feast pairings so tricky, but you can go wrong with any of these picks.
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Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'
With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?