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  • 2015 Supercross TV Schedule: FOX Goes Live
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:20:00 GMT
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    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:25:34 GMT
    Heres a Halloween event you dont want to miss, especially if you have children BOO! That is, Boo at the Zoo. On October 25 and 26 the Oakland Zoo will be full of not only animals, but goblins and witches, princesses and pirates....
  • Oakland Raiders see stadium plan revised by City of Oakland
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:02:15 GMT
    Oct 19, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders cheerleaders perform against the Arizona Cardinals at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports As the Raiders continue to struggle on the field, there may now be more optimism that the team stays in Oakland than optimism that the team returns to the playoffs as the city has revised and revamped their stadium plan to allow developers to get a deal in place to keep the team in the Bay Area....
  • Oakland revises Raiders stadium planvisit|blog-matierandross|most_popular|9
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:45:49 GMT
    With the clock ticking down, the Oakland City Council is poised to give a revamped group planning the Coliseum City stadium development a 90-day extension of its exclusive negotiating agreement with the city. Council members privately told us they were encouraged by the team's 11th-hour addition of new deep-pocket investors being represented by San Diego asset manager adviser Floyd Kephart , chairman of the board of Renaissance Cos....
  • Guest commentary: Jean Quan should be re-elected as mayor of Oakland
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:25 GMT
    I am voting Jean Quan as my first choice for Oakland Mayor. As a member of her transition team, I am intimately aware of the generally poor conditions Quan inherited -- and now, it's impossible to be unaware of the positive changes occurring throughout the city....
  • Royals' Cain, Holland learning about fatherhood
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:01:16 GMT
    Lorenzo Cain is learning that he doesn't get a reprieve from diaper duty just to play in some silly baseball games. He's also learning that changing diapers is harder than it looks....
  • Nonito Donaire Eyes Comeback Fight in The Philippines
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:59:29 GMT
    Five division world champion Nonito 'The Filipino Flash' Donaire wants his comeback fight from his crushing 6th round knockout at the hands of Jamaica's Nicholas 'Axe Man' Walters to be held in the Philippines. BoxingScene.com/Manila Standard/Viva Sports learned that tentative discussions had already been held and that the alternate choice would be Dubai where ABS-CBN staged a tremendously successful Pinoy Pride fight card before a turn-away crowd of Filipino overseas workers at the World Trade ...
  • How a parent's drive to help athlete son went too far
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:13:19 GMT
    You've got to wonder what investigators thought when they were asked to believe that a Bay Area family had willingly moved out of their $1.3million, 2,800-square-foot house in Danville so that they could make a new home out of a 1,300-square-foot rental in West Oakland worth $360,000. That's what Robert Davidson claimed when he transferred his son Kevin Davidson from San Ramon Valley High School in Danville to McClymonds High School in Oakland, where he became the starting quarterback this year....
  • Boy Writes Post, Remote Control, Heidi, & Raiders,
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:36:19 GMT
    Within my diatribe you won't find me spewing forth stats about the Raiders or football in general. Heck, many of you know what they mean better than me anyway....
  • Coach Sparano Breaks Down Loss to Arizona
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:28:01 GMT
    Head Coach Tony Sparano spoke to the media Monday afternoon and discussed the raiders 24-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. Coach Sparano: "Professional, good, players came in and got a good work day in, good lift, good run....
  • Has Brandon Moss Become Trade Bait?
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:45:56 GMT
    September 6, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss hits a sacrifice fly to score left fielder Sam Fuld against the Houston Astros during the third inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports With the departure of Chili Davis as hitting coach, I have begun to speculate if Brandon Moss will be the same player that he has been since 2012....
  • Taijuan Walker Leaves Arizona Fall League
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:49:25 GMT
    Sep 1, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker pitches against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports After just two starts in the Arizona Fall League, Seattle Mariners right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker has ended his season and is returning home according to multiple reports....
  • UCLA's Marcus Rios recognized for key interception by Coach Jim Mora
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:02:00 GMT
    UCLA defensive back Marcus Rios, left, celebrates with teammate Ishmael Adams after intercepting a pass during the fourth quarter of the Bruins' 36-34 win over California on Saturday. UCLA defensive back Marcus Rios, left, celebrates with teammate Ishmael Adams after intercepting a pass during the fourth quarter of the Bruins' 36-34 win over California on Saturday....
  • The A's Should Sign Hanley Ramirez
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:41:43 GMT
    The smartest thing the A's can do this winter is throw big money at one of the best hitters on the free agent market. The A's offense, as currently constructed, is lefty-heavy and has nothing in the middle infield....
  • Jerry Brown's investments belie monastic image
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:04:04 GMT
    A pedestrian walks past a building at 4395 Piedmont Ave. on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 in Oakland, Calif. Throughout his political career, Jerry Brown has cultivated an almost monastic image, famously sleeping on a mattress on the floor during his first go-round as governor and flying for peanuts on Southwest during his current term....
  • Cal receiver released from hospital after injury in UCLA game
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:43:10 GMT
    Cal football player Trevor Davis, injured during the Bears' loss to UCLA on Saturday afternoon, was released from the hospital around midnight after undergoing tests, a team spokesman said Sunday morning. Davis, a native of Martinez, stayed on the turf for more than 10 minutes after being hit by UCLA's Ryan Hofmeister with 3:34 seconds left in the Bears' 36-34 loss at Memorial Stadium....
  • Oakland Raiders Interim HC Tony Sparano Having Immediate Impact
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:30:49 GMT
    There was a palpable difference in the Oakland Raiders last weekend when they battled the San Diego Chargers - and nearly pulled off the upset. You could feel the difference....
  • Oakland: New investor on board for Coliseum City
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:24:53 GMT
    A new investor has agreed to take the lead on Oakland's Coliseum City project, offering fresh hope for at least a new Raiders football stadium and additional development at the site of O.co Coliseum. Sources refused to disclose the investor's name, saying he would not come forward until the City Council agrees to extend an exclusive negotiating rights deal with a development team that has been drawing up redevelopment plans for the Coliseum site and seeking investors for over a year....
  • Oakland: New investor on board for Coliseum City [Contra Costa Times]
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:56:09 GMT
    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Oct. 18--OAKLAND -- A new investor has agreed to take the lead on Oakland's Coliseum City project, offering fresh hope for at least a new Raiders football stadium and additional development at the site of O.co Coliseum. Sources refused to disclose the investor's name, saying he would not come forward until the City Council agrees to extend an exclusive negotiating rights deal with a development team that has been drawing up redevelopment plans for the Coliseum site an...
  • The Real Reasons for Telecommuting
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:38:50 GMT
    I'm writing this from my house on a workday. I didn't get stuck in traffic. I didn't have to eat a soggy peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwich for lunch....