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  • The Bay Area's worst drivers of 2014
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:23:41 GMT
    HOPE HE HAS A VERY UNDERSTANDING BOSS: It's bad to get your car wedged in a Muni maintenance pit and fail a sobriety test, but it's even worse if the car is a Maserati that belongs to your boss. But that's what police say happened to 21-year-old Dennis John Hanrahan, who according to Muni, sped into the lot and came to an abrupt halt when the flashy sportscar got jammed in a pit used to service buses....
  • Practice Recap - December 17
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:28:45 GMT
    The Raiders returned to the practice field on Wednesday afternoon to begin their on-field preparation for their Week 16 match-up with the Buffalo Bills. Armstrong made his first career start Sunday against the Chiefs and recorded four combined tackles....
  • Athletics rumors: Asdrubal Cabrera drawing interest from Oakland, per report
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:11:05 GMT
    The Oakland Athletics are still among the teams interested in free agent infielder Asdrubal Cabrera, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Heyman mentions that Cabrera can also also play second and third in addition to shortstop, and reports that the Giants, Mets, Cardinals and Twins are also in the mix....
  • Bills WR Sammy Watkins Discusses Match-Up
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:15:16 GMT
    Bills WR Sammy Watkins answered questions from the Bay Area media via conference call about his rookie season and the upcoming match-up with the Raiders. Q: During the draft process, did you have a lot of contact with the Raiders? Did you think there was a possibility you might end up in Oakland? Watkins: "I thought it was possible, but you never know going through that whole process....
  • Bills HC Doug Marrone Talks Raiders
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:10:13 GMT
    Q: With eight wins and two games to go, how close are you to the standard you set going into the season for what you wanted to be? Coach Marrone: "Right now we're just concentrating on the day. We went out there and practiced and tried to have the best practice we could, and just try to get our team the best prepared to obviously come out there to Oakland and win a football game....
  • Daily Madden: 2015 Will Be Another Year With No Pro Football In L.A.
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:35:11 GMT
    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] Brice Butler #12 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates wi...
  • Alexi Lalas strikes a chord on foreign clubs coming to USA
    published on Wed, 05 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    That's Alexi Lalas after being asked by The Guardian about foreign clubs -- such as Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Everton -- making ambitious moves into American youth soccer. "U.S. soccer is littered with decades of people coming over with little more than an accent to their resume, and using the naivete we've had and the inexperience and lack of soccer history and culture to their advantage," said Lalas....
  • Could This Sunday Be The Raiders' Last Game In Oakland?
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:51:01 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [...] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [...] This weekend's home game for the Oakland Raider...
  • Stories from here, beyond that made us smile in '14
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:42:59 GMT
    A couple in Gold Country found the region lived up to its name when they discovered eight rusty cans filled with gold coins in their backyard . The coins, dating back to 1847-1894, eventually went up for auction and at least half were sold for around $2 million....
  • College basketball: Saint Mary's beaten by Northern Arizona by late steal, layup
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:44:35 GMT
    Quinton Upshur stole an inbounds pass, and his layup with 3 seconds left gave Northern Arizona a 73-71 win over Saint Mary's in Moraga on Tuesday. Brad Waldow hit 1 of 2 free throws with 18.8 seconds left to give Saint Mary's a 71-69 lead....
  • Warriors or Athletics: The most impressive winning streak in Oakland?
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:43:38 GMT
    In a time during the offseason when Oakland Athletics fans have the options of receiving either sad news or no news, let's temporarily shift our focus to happier times and more positive topics. With the season a painful memory, and the offseason a bittersweet farewell to old friends, we're going to have to cross into an entirely different sport to find our purely upbeat topic....
  • vs Bills Through the Decades
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:46:11 GMT
    We continue our series, presented by NFL Ticket Exchange with a look at the history of the Raiders vs Bills match-up. The Oakland Raiders and the Buffalo Bills will meet in Oakland this for the first time since 2005 this Sunday....
  • Start Thinking of Coco Crisp as an Oakland Athletics Legend
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:15:06 GMT
    October 4, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp waves to the crowd during introductions before game one of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at O.co Coliseum. The Tigers defeated Athletics 3-2....
  • Cal football end-of-season awards: Daniel Lasco the MVP, Jared Goff with special recognition
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:24:48 GMT
    The California Golden Bears had their end-of-season banquet at the Orinda Country Club this past weekend, and many of the players were awarded. Usually upperclassmen receive the majority of hardware, but special recognition had to go to a special season from Jared Goff ....
  • This is the first time I can remember not looking forward to the off season.
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:31:51 GMT
    All kids want to do is sit inside and read. They need to go outside and be kids....
  • Who Should Represent the Oakland Athletics in the Face of MLB Competition?
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:22:25 GMT
    Jul 20, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Sean Doolittle looks to the plate during the ninth inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles at O.co Coliseum. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Baltimore Orioles 10-2....
  • Protesters block roads, chain themselves to front doors of California police building
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:34:47 GMT
    A demonstrator places a banner on a flag pole as others block doors to the Oakland Police Department to protest against killings of unarmed black men by police officers in Oakland, California December 15, 2014. A demonstrator places a banner on a flag pole as others block doors to the Oakland Police Department to protest against killings of unarmed black men by police officers in Oakland, California December 15, 2014....
  • Oakland Raiders Must Look Elsewhere With Jon Gruden Out Of The Mix
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:10:36 GMT
    Given the fact that the Oakland Raiders will be looking for a permanent head coach a little more than two weeks for now, some big names keep turning up as possible candidates to replace interim head coach Tony Sparano . Fans have been inundated with endless speculation about the San Francisco 49ers ' Jim Harbaugh making the move across the Bay....
  • Driver accused of fleeing with man on car who died
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:25:57 GMT
    Attorneys for a 13-year-old girl hurt in the Indiana State Fair stage collapse argued Monday that the state's cap on liability damages is unconstitutional and should be thrown out by the Indiana Court of Appeals. Attorneys for a 13-year-old Ohio girl hurt when a stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair argued Monday that the state's cap on liability damages is unconstitutional and should be thrown out by the Indiana Court of... Police are surrounding a home outside Philadelphia where a suspect ...
  • Tens of thousands dead in South Sudan conflict: UN
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:25:36 GMT
    FILE In this Saturday Dec. 28 2013 file photo, a man with a gunshot wound in his leg is carried by stretcher from one ward to another inside the Juba Military Hospital in Juba, South Sudan. One year after mass violence brok... ....