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  • A Hawaiian Airlines flight was diverted due to an odor.
    published on Sun, 03 May 2015 05:28:35 GMT
    A nasty smell turned around a Hawaiian Airlines flight from Maui to Oakland, California on Friday. The plane was in the air for about 10 minutes when the flight crew noticed fumes and declared an emergency....
  • Drummond: Will Oakland finally get a real public safety plan?
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 22:40:08 GMT
    A woman who goes by the name of "Queen Nefertiti" waits as Oakland police investigate the scene of a fatal shooting on 89th Avenue at International Boulevard in East Oakland, Calif. on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015....
  • Jaylen Brown Spurns Steve Alford and UCLA
    published on Sun, 03 May 2015 01:01:44 GMT
    One of the top recruits of the 2015 class, SF Jaylen Brown recently announced his commitment to California after holding the nation in suspense for weeks. Two weeks ago, the 6'7 forward out of Georgia had listed UCLA, UNC, Kentucky, Michigan, Cal, and Kansas as his finalists....
  • Boivin: Warriors validate D'Antoni's Suns
    published on Sun, 03 May 2015 00:32:14 GMT
    Boivin: Warriors' success a bit of validation for Mike D'Antoni's Suns The Golden State Warriors' success is a bit of validation for Mike D'Antoni's Suns. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1GQ9Ede Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr talks to guard Stephen Curry during the third quarter in game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs against the New Orleans Pelicans at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on April 18, 2015....
  • Baltimore keeps curfew for tonight
    published on Sun, 03 May 2015 00:16:09 GMT
    Baltimore will remain under a curfew Saturday night, Maryland State Police Commissioner William Pallozzi said at a press conference. Community members had urged authorities to lift the curfew following the arrest Friday of six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray....
  • DeVante Parker's Mother Happy Her Son Not Drafted by the Browns
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 19:06:39 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • Braves' Third Baseman Chris Johnson Out 3-6 with Fractured Hand
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 19:06:21 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • A-Rod Hits Home Run Number 660, Now Tied with Willie Mays
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 19:06:04 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Stars Open Up About 'Family'
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 19:05:46 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • Prince William and Kate Middleton Reveal Their Baby Girl Outside the Lindo Wing
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 18:29:16 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • Dave Goldberg, Husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Dies
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 18:29:00 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... -- Britain's littlest princess has made her debut.Prince William and Kate Middleton stepped outside the Lindo Wing with their baby girl Saturday evening, the same day... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • Royal Baby Birth: What Prince George's Childhood Will Be Like With His Younger Sister
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 18:04:55 GMT
    A Hawaiian Airlines flight bound for Oakland, California, on Friday was forced to return to the ground shortly after takeoff due to an odor of smoke.The c... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago. That inspiration made an impact on him and his wife, a... Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago....
  • Riots? Baltimore's top cop has been there
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 11:56:12 GMT
    The city's police commissioner was previously police chief in Oakland, California, when protests there spiraled into a vandalism spree in 2010. The protests began after a white transit police officer was convicted of involuntary manslaughter, not murder, for fatally shooting Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old African-American, who was unarmed, on a local train platform....
  • ACLC digs into Earth Day with "Litterati" founder
    published on Wed, 29 Apr 2015 20:07:58 GMT
    Sometimes a trashy photo and a clever hashtag are all that's needed to start a global movement. Inspired by his daughter's concern for the environment, Oakland resident Jeff Kirschner started a clean-up campaign in 2012 by taking photos of trash he picked up in his neighborhood and posting them on Instagram with the hashtag "#litterati" along with a geo-tag showing the litter's location....
  • May Day rallies center around Freddie Gray death
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 09:37:48 GMT
    Marches and rallies in U.S. cities on Friday drew crowds ranging from a few dozen to hundreds of people demanding more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality. Demonstrations were held in cities from Minneapolis to Oakland, California....
  • May Day rallies also address police brutality, race
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 05:02:41 GMT
    Fast food worker Lateefa Davis gathers with others for May Day demonstration calling for a raise of the minimum wages to $15 an hour Friday at a McDonald's restaurant in Philadelphia. LOS ANGELES – Hundreds marched and rallied in U.S. cities on Friday to demand more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality after several high-profile cases of black men who died after encounters with authorities....
  • May Day demonstrators clash with police in Pacific Northwest
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 04:41:38 GMT
    Demonstrators clashed with police in two cities in the Pacific Northwest late Friday after earlier May Day marches in support of more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality. In Seattle, police said black-clad marchers threw wrenches, sticks and rocks at officers in the city's Capitol Hill neighborhood Friday evening, injuring three officers, two of them seriously....
  • Odor prompts emergency landing of Hawaiian Airlines flight
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 03:47:38 GMT
    Hawaiian Airlines passengers had to exit a plane using emergency slides after an odor of fumes led crew members to turn the flight around soon after takeoff. The airline says Hawaiian Flight 24 left Maui's Kahului airport on Friday morning bound for Oakland, California....
  • Cal lands top men's basketball recruit
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 03:28:29 GMT
    Small forward Jaylen Brown, rated the nation's No. 1 overall prospect by Scout.com , announced Friday he will play basketball next season at Cal....
  • May Day rallies broaden to address police brutality, race
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 03:19:47 GMT
    Marches and rallies in U.S. cities on Friday drew crowds ranging from a few dozen to hundreds of people demanding more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality. Demonstrations were held in cities from Minneapolis to Oakland, California....