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Coronavirus live updates: Alameda County takes big step forward in reopening plan today

2 days ago   |   ABC

Alameda County has taken a big step forward in reopening today - allowing places like restaurants, movie theaters, churches and gyms to offer indoor services at limited capacity.
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Notoriously aggressive turkey in Northern California captured by wildlife expert posing as frail woman

2 days ago   |   ABC

Gerald, the aggressive turkey, forced the city to close its rose garden after he kept attacking people.
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Armed double homicide suspect inside Oakland business surrenders to police, ABC7 confirms

2 days ago   |   ABC

ABC7 has confirmed the armed gunman inside the commercial building in Oakland has peacefully surrendered to police.
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Hostage released; armed double homicide suspect still barricaded in Oakland building, police say

3 days ago   |   ABC

UPDATE: The armed double-homicide suspect has released his hostage from the building, Oakland police said in a tweet.
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Oakland police respond to armed double homicide suspect barricaded in building with hostage

3 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Oakland police say they are working to get an armed double homicide suspect out of a building he has barricaded himself in along with a hostage.
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Oakland police respond to man barricaded in building

3 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Oakland police say they are working to get a man out of a building he has barricaded himself in.
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Technical difficulties add frustration during public hearing for Mon-Oakland Mobility Project

Technical difficulties add frustration during public hearing for Mon-Oakland Mobility Project

3 days ago   |   Post Gazette


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From Detroit to Oakland, pandemic threatens urban renewal

4 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Experts say cities such as Detroit, Cleveland and Oakland, California, that were shedding years of decay and starting to turn a corner will have a harder time recovering...
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Activist Cat Brooks, poet laureate Samuel Getachew address sustainable ways to activate change in Oakland

4 days ago   |   ABC

"If you can't find a home in the 8,465,322.5 progressive organizations in the Bay Area, start your own." 17-year-old poet Samuel Getachew and longtime activist Cat Brooks share...
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The Earthquake Effect: Stay safe during a natural disaster

4 days ago   |   ABC

Amid a global pandemic and another season of wildfires, the Bay Area faces the constant threat of a devastating earthquake. Prepare your family and home for the next seismic...
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Senate Republicans Advance Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination

Senate Republicans Advance Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination

The 51-48 cloture vote sets the stage for a final confirmation vote Monday evening - just over a week before the general election. (Image credit: Sarah Silbiger/Pool/Getty Images) Read more ...

White House chief of staff: ‘We're not going to control the pandemic'

White House chief of staff: ‘We're not going to control the pandemic'

A top White House official on Sunday acknowledged that President Donald Trump's administration will not “control” the coronavirus pandemic. “We're not going to control the... Read more ...

Pope Francis Names America's First Black Cardinal

Pope Francis Names America's First Black Cardinal

Wilton Gregory, the archbishop of Washington, D.C., is among 13 church leaders who will be elevated to cardinal at a ceremony at the Vatican next month. Read more ...

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Mike Pence plans to maintain an aggressive campaign schedule this week despite his exposure to a top aide who tested positive for the coronavirus, the White... Read more ...

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claimed Sunday it killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country's east. Read more ...

Todd Gurley accidental touchdown ends up dooming Falcons

Todd Gurley accidental touchdown ends up dooming Falcons

Todd Gurley cost the Falcons their game Sunday against the Lions - by scoring a touchdown. With just over a minute left in regulation and trailing by two, the Falcons simply... Read more ...

Rodgers throws 4 TDs as Packers beat Texans 35-20

Rodgers throws 4 TDs as Packers beat Texans 35-20

HOUSTON - Aaron Rodgers threw for 283 yards and four touchdowns and the Green Bay Packers rebounded from their first loss with a 35-20 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday. Read more ...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to Tampa Bay win, tied World Series

The Rays defeated the Dodgers 8-7 in a wild back-and-forth and comeback to tie the series at 2-2. Read more ...

92 new cases of COVID-19 reported in NH, more than 1,000 active cases

92 new cases of COVID-19 reported in NH, more than 1,000 active cases

Ninety-two new positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in New Hampshire, health officials said Sunday. Read more ...

Dodgers vs. Rays line, prediction: Clayton Kershaw will ace Game 5 test

Dodgers vs. Rays line, prediction: Clayton Kershaw will ace Game 5 test

The postseason struggles of Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw are known and brought up constantly, but he has a chance to continue to change that narrative on Sunday in... Read more ...