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Local News


  • Woman Died of OD at Coachella: ME
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:53:35 GMT
    A 24-year-old woman hospitalized after attending the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival last weekend died of an apparent overdose of illicit drugs and alcohol, according to the Riverside County Coroner's Office....
  • A's give Sean Doolittle new five-year contract
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:18:48 GMT
    But if there is one thing a five-year contract with options that could keep him in Oakland until 2020 suggests, it's that the A's believe Doolittle will someday be their closer....
  • Coachella Festival concertgoer collapses, dies
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:13:00 GMT
    The Riverside County coroner's office says 24-year-old Kimchi Truong of Oakland was at the festival in Indio on Saturday when she collapsed....
Regional News


  • Transgender Activist's Death Opens Political Battle
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:27:18 GMT
    Death certificates are typically pretty boring documents. A box for name, a box for date, a box for place and time, for cause of death....
  • Our Communities in Brief
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:19:59 GMT
    A 24-year-old woman who attended the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last weekend has died after an apparent drug or alcohol overdose, the Riverside County sheriff-coroner said Friday....
  • Pets and Wildlife Calendar: April 19 and beyond
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:34:23 GMT
    Loose Leash Walking Seminar: Learn tips on teaching your dog to walk next to you on a loose leash....
Sports News


  • Citywise: Oakland waits for Raiders letter on Coliseum City
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:43:51 GMT
    The development team working to transform Oakland's Coliseum complex into a sports and entertainment center appears to be waiting to the last minute to submit key documents that should provide more clarity as to whether the project might ever get built....
  • A's give Sean Doolittle new five-year contract
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:18:48 GMT
    But if there is one thing a five-year contract with options that could keep him in Oakland until 2020 suggests, it's that the A's believe Doolittle will someday be their closer....
  • Athletics sign relief pitcher Sean Doolittle to 5-year contract
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:22:38 GMT
    Not only is Doolittle good at hiding the ball during his delivery, he's also good at hiding his beard beforehand....

Local Area Videos


  • Oakland-Urban Promise Academy After School Video Arts

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    By Alicia, Stephanie and Daisy.
  • 2 8 12 Urban Promise Academy Students Recognized by Director Gallo

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  • Urban Promise Academy - OUSD Summer Projects 2010

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    In the summer of 2010, we created a series of short videos highlighting major projects of the Facilities Department of the Oakland Unified School District. T...
  • URBAN PROMISE ACADEMY CLASS OF 2011 Esteban PART 3

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  • Urban Promise Academy (UPA) on The TODAY Show

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  • URBAN PROMISE ACADEMY CLASS OF 2011 Esteban PART 1

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    Urban Promise Academy, a middle school in Oakland, CA, is a part of a 12 team, 180 player soccer league. Matthew Linzer, the director of the soccer program a...
  • Urban Promise Academy 2011 Expo

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  • URBAN PROMISE ACADEMY CLASS OF 2011 Esteban PART2

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  • Art is Education #3

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    Part 3 of 'Art is Education,' a look at the inaugural semester of By Any Dream's Necessary's Artist in Residence School Program. BADN collected footage of th...
  • Art is Education #2

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    Part 2 of 'Art is Education,' a look at the inaugural semester of By Any Dream's Necessary's Artist in Residence School Program. BADN collected footage of th...

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