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Alameda County Sheriff Making Another Pitch For An Aerial Drone

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is making another pitch to be among a few local law enforcement agencies to use unmanned aerial drones.


A computer rendering shows the eastbound lanes of the new Bay Bridge. (CBS)

New Bay Bridge Span May Improve Oakland’s Image

It’s been called the step-child of the mighty Bay Bridge: the East Bay span sees no crowds of tourists taking snapshots, but they may remember the segment that failed.


Workers trained at the Cypress-Mandela center have found work on the new Bay Bridge. (CBS)

Job Training Center Gives 2nd Chance To Workers Building Bay Bridge

The new Bay Bridge isn’t just giving new life to the Bay Area, it’s also giving many of the workers building it a new beginning.


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Statewide Amber Alert For Missing Oakland Girl Cancelled

A statewide Amber Alert that was issued Friday morning for a missing one-year-old girl has been cancelled.


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Oakland City Officials To Address Shootings

Oakland city officials have scheduled a news conference to discuss a spate of shootings over the last several days that has left four people dead and 11 others wounded.


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Raiders Fire Offensive Coach And 3 Other Assistants

The Oakland Raiders began an offseason that promises plenty of change by firing offensive coordinator Greg Knapp and three other assistants on Monday after finishing their 10th straight season without a playoff berth.


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Raiders Lose To Chargers In Turner’s Expected Finale

Norv Turner expects to be fired Monday morning. Turner watched his San Diego Chargers beat the rival Oakland Raiders 24-21 on a wet, gloomy Sunday that seemed to sum up the state of the franchise.



A How-To Guide to Build Your Raiders Fan Tailgating Outfit

No apparel is Raider worthy if isn’t emblazoned with silver and black.



How to Celebrate Christmas With a Tailgate Party in Oakland

Be sure to pack a Raiders-themed stocking and wreath before heading to the Coliseum.



Bathroom Guide For O.Co Coliseum Tailgaters

Veteran tailgaters know they can’t haul their own portable restrooms to Oakland Raiders games. Yet they still can get some relief at Coliseum.



Bad Weather Survival Guide to Tailgating in Oakland

If you’re heading to the Coliseum, be prepared for rain and cold.



History of Tailgating in Oakland

Over the years, Raiders fans have tailgated at five stadiums in three California cities.