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3-year-old boy critically injured after being shot in East Oakland on July 4th

14 minutes ago   |   ABC

In a press conference Tuesday afternoon, Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong said officers likely saved the boy's life by taking him to the hospital instead of waiting for...
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Four injured by bullet fragments after A's postgame fireworks display

Four injured by bullet fragments after A's postgame fireworks display

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

The investigation into the matter is ongoing, with the Oakland Police offering up to $20,000 for information leading to an arrest.
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Four fans injured by gunfire at Oakland A's RingCentral Coliseum during postgame fireworks show

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

The fans sustained 'non-life-threatening injuries' from 'celebratory gunfire' on the Fourth of July
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Vogt hits home run, sacrifice fly as A's beat Blue Jays 5-1

8 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Veteran catcher Stephen Vogt went deep and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Toronto Blue Jays by a final score of 5-1.
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Bay Area doctor stresses need for new COVID vaccine as experts set expectations for efficacy rate

1 day ago   |   ABC

UCSF Infectious Diseases Specialist Dr. Peter Chin-Hong says the original COVID-19 vaccine is no-longer as effective in preventing cases, but still stress vaccines, especially...
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Bill that would create legal drug injection sites in California advances in state Legislature

3 days ago   |   ABC

The California Assembly approved a controversial bill allowing Los Angeles, Oakland and San Francisco to set up places where opioid users could legally inject drugs.
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A 43-year-old artist who runs a nonprofit that employs other women of color says having 2 abortions helped her reach her goals

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Favianna Rodriguez. Bobby Gordon Favianna Rodriguez got two abortions - one at 21 and another at 34 years old. Both times, Rodriguez says she didn't want to raise kids in the...
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Bay Area commission gives boost to A's waterfront ballpark project

5 days ago   |   Review Journal

Thursday's vote by the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission allows the A's pursuit of a new ballpark in Oakland to move forward.
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Aviators' Vimael Machin called up by A's

5 days ago   |   Review Journal

Vimael Machin's play has caught the attention of the Aviator's parent club Oakland Athletics, who called up Machin to their roster Thursday afternoon.
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California agency clears way for Oakland Athletics to move forward waterfront ballpark

California agency clears way for Oakland Athletics to move forward waterfront ballpark

5 days ago   |   KCRA

The A's are the last professional franchise remaining in Oakland after the NBA's Golden State Warriors relocated to San Francisco and the NFL's Raiders to Las Vegas in recent...
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DOJ sues Arizona over election law that requires proof of citizenship for...

DOJ sues Arizona over election law that requires proof of citizenship for federal voting

The DOJ announced it filed the lawsuit Tuesday to stop the legislation that was signed into law by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey in March and is supposed to take effect at the... Read more ...

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Want to avoid flight delays and cancellations? Here are some tips

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Man known as 'killer poet' granted parole in Massachusetts

Man known as 'killer poet' granted parole in Massachusetts

After serving 25 years in prison for two murders, Norman Porter absconded parole in 1985 and established himself as a poet in Chicago before being caught. Read more ...

Chicago police report homicides, shootings down despite violent July 4 weekend

Chicago police report homicides, shootings down despite violent July 4 weekend

CHICAGO - Gunfire flared in Chicago over the Fourth of July weekend, leaving more than half a dozen people dead and at least 60 wounded. The violence began around 2 a.m. last... Read more ...

Glenn Youngkin Might Be the One to Save America

Glenn Youngkin Might Be the One to Save America

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin should run for president, if only to "test the proposition that there are still enough sane Republicans out there” to steer the party away from... Read more ...

Purchase of rifle allegedly used in Highland Park massacre highlights limits...

Current laws did nothing to head off alleged Highland Park shooter's purchase of weapons, even in politically blue Illinois. Read more ...

Illegal fireworks leave gaping hole in roof of Gardena home

The neighbor of a home hit by illegal fireworks describes the damage as a "war zone." Read more ...

South American theft-ring member convicted in Ventura County burglary that...

A Chilean man believed to be part of a South American theft ring has been convicted of participating in a Ventura County burglary that was foiled by the homeowner. Read more ...

Gordon: Moments define NBA Summer League more than results

The NBA's annual Summer League begins Thursday at UNLV - and with it, the 11-day audition that most of its players are preparing for. Get ready for 75 games in 11 days. Read more ...

Large fine for unsanitary wastewater treatment in Grimes

Large fine for unsanitary wastewater treatment in Grimes

The city of Grimes agreed to pay the fine after several state inspections in 2019 found pollutants in the Lower Beaver Creek. Read more ...