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  • Wrong flight takes woman to South America
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:45:52 GMT
    Her daughter tried to book her the quickest flight home. It would take her from Oakland, California to JFK to Rochester....
  • I look forward to having everyone of you tuned into this upcoming...
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:54:24 GMT
    In announcing yet another quarter of solid growth in product revenues and market shares in a Thursday earnings call, Freescale ... TORONTO - The overall market for SRAM is shrinking, but Cypress Semiconductor sees new opportunities in some as areas as traditional segments contract. OAKLAND, Calif....
  • As graffiti grows, Oakland council slow to disperse mural funds
    published on Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    As graffiti in the city escalated several years ago, city leaders decided to try a new -- artistic -- alternative to aid the city's endless fight against vandalism. The City Council set aside $400,000 in 2013 for "blight abatement" to be evenly split among the eight council members....
Regional News


  • Guest commentary: Programs to help Oakland schools are working
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:15:36 GMT
    Oakland's history, and that of its schools, is personal for me. I grew up here, and I'm a proud Oakland public school graduate....
  • Gun billboards irk some East Bay residents
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:55:34 GMT
    Some in this city of 107,000 are upset over a new ad campaign warning residents against serving as straw buyers for gun purchases, calling it inappropriate, ominous and just too broad in a city that doesn't even have a gun shop. The billboards are part of a national campaign by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, a trade association for the firearms industry, that went up last month....
  • New Illinois Schools Chief Says Funding Fix Could Take Years
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:46:23 GMT
    The state's new superintendent of schools believes the formula for distributing state aid to schools is flawed. But Tony Smith tells the Associated Press in an interview that finding the right solution could take several years....
Sports News


  • Gun billboards irk some East Bay residents
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:55:34 GMT
    Some in this city of 107,000 are upset over a new ad campaign warning residents against serving as straw buyers for gun purchases, calling it inappropriate, ominous and just too broad in a city that doesn't even have a gun shop. The billboards are part of a national campaign by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, a trade association for the firearms industry, that went up last month....
  • Email: Revisionist history on Eric Davis?
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:36:46 GMT
    OCTOBER 19: Eric Davis #44 of the Cincinnati Reds swings and misses during Game three of the 1990 World Series against the Oakland Athletics at Oakland-Alameda Coliseum on October 19, 1990 in Oakland, California. The Reds defeated the A's 8-3....
  • No perfect bullpen strategy, but depth, flexibility help
    published on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:01:16 GMT
    When the Detroit Tigers signed Joe Nathan before the 2014 season, they expected baseball's active saves leader to simply keep rolling. After a few too many bad outings, they traded for a backup plan in Joakim Soria, widely considered the top reliever on the market....

Local Area Videos


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  • 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 young, creative entrepreneurs led...
  • Saving youth jobs: A discussion on youth employment

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    There are 3.4 million unemployed young people in the US. Join us to get facts and tools to help yourself and young people around the country. PARTICIPANTS: Ray Perez, Student, Co-Founder and...
  • 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 possible.
  • Jeff Riley and the Emerging Lawrence Schools Experience

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    On November 13, Lawrence, Massachusetts Schools Superintendent and Receiver Jeff Riley spoke to a gathering of more than 100 Greater Boston business leaders about the innovative strategies...
  • 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 graduate with a high school diploma,...
  • 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 the issue of youth joblessness....
  • 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.
  • ReggaeKunda Festival 2014 Promo Video

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    ReggaeKunda Festival 2014. Biggest Reggae Festival in AFRICA with 28 Gambian artists and 3 international guest artists. This Friday 28th November 2014 for ONLY D50. This is an annual...
  • 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 young people not in education, ...
  • 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, the school at New Beginnings Youth...

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