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  • Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Daughters of women who developed gestational diabetes while pregnant may be at increased risk for being obese later in childhood, a new study suggests. The research included more than 400 girls in California who were followed from 2005 to 2011, with annual visits to check their height, weight, body fat and abdominal obesity....
  • Report finds Army discriminated against transgender civilian employee
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:25:03 GMT
    The Pentagon celebrates Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Pride Month at an event in the Pentagon Auditorium, Washington, D.C., June 26, 2012. A transgender Army civilian, restricted from using a female bathroom in the workplace and called "sir" by colleagues, faced repeated instances of discrimination and humiliation, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel announced Thursday....
  • Poll: Oakland mayoral race getting tighter
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Oakland City Councilmember and mayoral candidate Rebecca Kaplan hands out stickers as she campaigns at the Grand Lake Farmer's Market in Oakland on Oct. 11, 2014. A poll released Wednesday shows that the Oakland mayoral race is tightening with Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan's lead against her top three opponents falling within the poll's margin of error of 4.4 percentage points....
Regional News


  • These Rules Can Protect Doctors and Nurses From Ebola - If They're Followed
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:33:22 GMT
    More than 200 nurses rallied outside the National Nurses Union headquarters in Oakland, California, on Tuesday, demanding more stringent protections from Ebola for healthcare workers. They carried signs reading "Stop Blaming Nurses....
  • Brooklyn Museum Opens Retrospective of Artist Judith Scott Today
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:55:59 GMT
    Bound and Unbound will be on view in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum from today, October 24, 2014, through March 29, 2015. Focusing on Scott's critically acclaimed fiber-wrapped, three-dimensional constructions, the exhibition features more than sixty works, including a selection of works on paper....
  • OCCUR Hosts David Glover Legacy Awards
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    OCCUR held its inaugural David E. Glover Legacy Awards this week - a benefit for the David E. Glover Education & Technology Center - on Wednesdas, Oct. 22 at Impact Hub Oakland. More than two hundred people attended the event, which honored Glover's legacy and celebrated honorees for their extraordinary work in the community....
Sports News


  • Has Reggie McKenzie Saved the Oakland Raiders?
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:23:26 GMT
    Sep 15, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie on the sidelines before the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at O.co Coliseum. Oakland won 19-9....
  • Fave local Mexican restaurantsvisit|slideshow-95585|river_fixed_height-44730-1col-hcat-18--44402|3
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:48:34 GMT
    Taqueria Cancun : The bright yellow awning has become a Mission landmark, and home to what many consider the REAL best burrito in the city. Comal : Matt Gandin brings his Delfina training to bear on Mexican food; the results are light, vegetable-friendly and polished....
  • A's and San Jose agree on seven-year deal -- new ballpark hopes not dead yet
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:41:02 GMT
    The A's and San Jose are still holding out hope of moving the baseball team to a new ballpark in Silicon Valley. The Oakland baseball club and its longtime South Bay suitor have agreed on a deal that will extend negotiations for up to another seven years as San Jose tries to win approval from the courts or the MLB for the A's move south....

Local Area Videos


  • Pima Vocational High School

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    Pima Vocational High School is an accredited charter high school that welcomes out-of-school youth ages 16 through 21. PVHS gives students a second chance to...
  • The Art of The Environment 2014

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    'Art of the Environment' is a video about 'Urban Sustainability', produced by teen apprentices in a small business called 'Openeyes Productions', a team of y...
  • Education to Employment: Roundtable discussion

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    NFER hosts a panel of experts from across education and linked with employers, to discuss findings from its research programme and the challenges in getting ...
  • YouthBuild | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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    YouthBuild is a youth and community development program that simultaneously addresses core issues facing low-income communities: housing, education, employme...
  • UCW - The University of Chicago Charter School: Woodlawn Campus

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    Take a look inside the school committed to 100% of its students ACCEPTED TO and GRADUATING FROM College. On the South Side of Chicago; to demonstrate what is...
  • Chelsea Clinton Profiles DYRS' School - Maya Angelou Academy

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    The Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services (DYRS), the District of Columbia's cabinet-level juvenile justice agency, along with the Maya Angelou Academy...
  • Youth unemployment | EU Sub Committee on the Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment

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    Esther McVey MP, Minster of State for Employment, and Matthew Hancock MP, Minister for Skills and Enterprise, both faced questions submitted by the public on...
  • Alta Vista Charter High School new building 2013

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    On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 10:00am, the Guadalupe Centers, Inc. (GCI) and its subsidiary Guadalupe Educational System (GES) held the dedication of it...
  • Raechel Torf, School Psychologist from Oconomowoc High School

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    Raechel Torf talks about the importance of employment for youth in transition from high school.
  • Irasema Salcido talks about Microsoft YouthSpark initiative

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    This week, Microsoft's Washington, D.C. Innovation and Policy Center partnered with the Brookings Institution to host a YouthSpark Connection event. With mor...
  • Voices of Reform Re-Start at Pickett Middle School

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    In 2007, Pickett Middle School in Philadelphia was closed and reopened under an independent charter organization, Mastery Charter Schools. Prior to undergoin...

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