Oakland

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July 21, 2020 - 10:49 am
San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler plans to use his position to speak out against racial injustice and provide a voice for those who aren't heard.
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Rebekah Sager
June 17, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Several nooses were found hanging from trees at Lake Merritt in Oakland.
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AP
June 05, 2019 - 8:44 am
Oakland on Tuesday became the second U.S. city to decriminalize magic mushrooms after a string of speakers testified that psychedelics helped them overcome depression, drug addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder. The City Council voted unanimously to decriminalize the adult use and possession...
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Broward Sheriff's Office
March 26, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Four young men spending their spring break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, were confronted by a gunman, but instead of giving into his demands, they fought back. The Broward Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released surveillance footage of the March 17 incident at a Mobil gas station on Oakland Park...
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March 12, 2019 - 10:18 am
LOS ANGELES — Police are expected to hold a briefing this morning as the search continues for suspects in the deadly shooting of a USC student near campus. The investigation in the shooting death of a USC student has now been handed over to the LAPD Robbery Homicide Division. Victor McElhaney, who...
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USA Today
January 11, 2019 - 12:36 pm
(KNX 1070) -- An Aeromexico jet heading to San Francisco International Airport from Guadalajara Thursday was diverted to Oakland International Airport after fog, leaving passengers stranded on the plane for hours without water, food, or fresh air. Inside Flight 662, aka Flight 666: Babies crying,...
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USA Today
January 10, 2019 - 7:49 am
(CBS News) - Sen. Kamala Harris has decided to seek the 2020 Democratic nomination for president, sources close to her told KCBS Radio. She'll announce her candidacy on or around Martin Luther King Day, probably at a campaign rally in Oakland, the sources said. Harris, 54, has been making the...
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AP
December 20, 2018 - 10:20 am
(AP) -- All Shaima Swileh wants is to give her son one more kiss before he dies. The Yemeni woman is about to get her wish after winning her fight for a waiver from the Trump administration's travel ban so she can fly to California where her 2-year-old son is on life support. The State Department...
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Associated Press
July 27, 2018 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Anne Hathaway calls the fatal stabbing of a young black woman at a subway station in Oakland, California, unspeakable while condemning white privilege. Authorities say a white 27-year-old parolee faces charges in the July 22 death of Nia Wilson. Prosecutors are still investigating...
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Associated Press
July 25, 2018 - 1:10 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A paroled robber who allegedly stabbed to death an 18-year-old woman in an unprovoked attack at a California train station is mentally ill and failed to receive proper treatment, his family said Tuesday. John Cowell, 27, was arrested Monday night on a Bay Area Rapid Transit...
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