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  1. Officials, law enforcement talk sex traffickingRead the original story

    8 min ago | The Modesto Bee

    The symposium is being hosted by the YWCA Greater Los Angeles at the Museum of Tolerance in the city.


  2. Summer Hit heads field of 8 in San Francisco MileRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... said. ... The Oak Tree Racing Association has applied to the California Horse Racing Board to operate the Alameda County Fair meeting June 19 to July 6. Oak Tree is a nonprofit that ran the fall meeting at Santa Anita from 1969-2009. The state board ...


  3. Warriors want input on likely name changeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    The Golden State Warriors say they will be seeking input from fans on whether they should change their name after announcing earlier this week they'd purchased a 12-acre property in the Mission Bay district of San Francisco that they plan to use for a new arena.


  4. Warriors deny owing Coliseum Authority $61MRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... a year until 2027 whether the team stays or leaves, according to Deena McClain , director of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority , the joint venture between Oakland and Alameda County that oversees the Coliseum complex. "Our rent, debt and ...


  5. Santa Clara County may put sales tax for transportation on a fast trackRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... years, Santa Clara County will likely put a quarter-cent, 30-year sales tax on the November ballot, joining Alameda County and San Francisco this fall in attempts to raise the billions needed to extend BART, build new interchanges and repave ...


  6. Hazmat situation in San Leandro deemed safeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

    ... were on the scene to analyze the material. Residents in the immediate area were asked to shelter in place. Alameda County Fire issued a tweet that stated the materials found were non-hazardous at about 4:30 p.m. Our next system is approaching from ...


  7. East Bay to tap Sacramento River waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The East Bay Municipal Utility District this month will begin diverting water from the Sacramento River for the first time ever, a clear sign that the drought is literally causing ripples across the state.


  8. San Rafael construction firm Ghilotti Bros. settles labor lawsuit for $950,000Read the original story

    Wednesday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... - who loaded and drove trucks. But the class action included 245 employees overall. The lawsuit was filed in Alameda County Superior Court and eventually transferred to federal court in San Francisco. U.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer gave ...


  9. City of Pleasanton Launches Mobile Phone ApplicationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    ... including a photo and exact GPS location, is then automatically sent to the city's Service Request System. Alameda County and the City of Pleasanton have both been Beta testing the program and are the first government organizations to launch the use ...


  10. 10 years after waking from coma, Livermore vet on road to recoveryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... the department said, 5 percent have suffered some form of traumatic brain injury. Doug Miller, a member of Alameda County's Veterans Affairs Commission, met Mariela through the Army's Wounded Warrior Program, a mentorship assisting severely injured ...


  11. Senator DeSaulnier Bill to Ensure Sexual Assault Victims' Access to ...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    ... victims as possible-this bill will make it easier for them to get the counseling services they need. I thank Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley for sponsoring this important effort to protect victims." SB 978 allows the hospital to ...


  12. 2 arrested in fatal shooting of Oakland pet sitterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

    Alameda County prosecutors on Thursday announced that 22-year-old Stephon Lee of Richmond and 21-year-old Mario Floyd of Oakland face murder charges with special circumstances for the slaying of Judy Salamon just a few blocks from her home on July 24. Police say the men allegedly argued with the 66-year-old Salamon over her cellphone before Lee ... (more)


  13. Coroner: Cal player Ted Agu died from heart conditionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Former Cal football player Ted Agu, who collapsed after a Feb. 7 team training run, died of the same heart condition that took the lives of Hank Gathers and Reggie Lewis, according to the Alameda County Coroner's office.


  14. Warriors lease disputeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The Golden State Warriors' move to San Francisco won't just cost Oakland and Alameda County residents an NBA basketball team, it might cost them upward of $60 million.


  15. Five Candidates Vie to Replace Outgoing County Superintendent of SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Oakland Post

    Five candidates are competing to replace Alameda County Superintendent of Schools Sheila Jordan, who is retiring after 16 years in the position.


  16. Police: Popular Oakland Dog Walker Murdered After Recording Video Of Suspected Gang MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the special circumstance of killing in the course of a robbery, and weapons enhancements, according to the Alameda County District Attorney's Office. Salamon was known to some around the city's Fairfax neighborhood as "the pet nanny" because the ...


  17. Warriors deny they owe Coliseum Authority $61 millionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle

    The team's lease at Oracle Arena calls for the Warriors to continue paying up to $7.4 million a year until 2027, whether the team stays or leaves, according to Deena McClain , director of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority , the joint venture between Oakland and Alameda County that oversees the Coliseum complex.


  18. Novato fire board member steps down over new pension reform lawRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... said Dan Miller, a clerk at the Marin County Elections Office. Johnston, a former Novato battalion chief and Alameda County fire division chief, swept into office last fall with 46 percent of the vote. He was compelled to step down or lose his ...


  19. Low Income Taxpayers Celebrate Financial Windfall: More Money, More Returns, and More ServicesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    ... Hs Lordships Restaurant, 199 Seawall Drive, Berkeley, CA 94710 LIGHTNING RELEASES: Berkeley, CA. - The Alameda County Social Services Agency (SSA) and United Way of the Bay Area (UWBA) invite members of the press to join 100 IRS-certified volunteer ...


  20. Fight continues between UC-Davis and strawberry commissionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Packer

    ... in a breeding program partially funded by the commission. The university's legal team asked a state judge in Alameda County Superior Court to dismiss a suit the commission filed against it in October. The commission contends the school breached its ...