Oakland (California, United States)

Type: City
Name: Oakland (California, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.77
Longitude: -122.220001
population: 394,579
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 56 mins ago - 4 reports

Oakland: One killed in collision between Amtrak train and SUV

OAKLAND -- A 48-year-old Oakley man was killed Monday night when the SUV he was driving was hit by an Amtrak train in East Oakland, authorities said Tuesday.The man's name was not released and the Alameda County Coroner's Office is investigating the death ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - 56 mins ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Thousands of Bay Area apartment houses need a quake fix [San Jose Mercury News :: ]

Sept. 02--Thousands of Bay Area apartment buildings with structurally weak first stories could collapse in a major earthquake, risking the lives of those who reside in them and leaving tens of thousands of families homeless, but there is no coordinated ... [Published BusinessWeek - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Cities scramble to upgrade “stingray” tracking as end of 2G network looms

OAKLAND, CA—Documents released last week by the City of Oakland reveal that it is one of a handful of American jurisdictions attempting to upgrade an existing cellular surveillance system, commonly known as a stingray.The Oakland Police Department, the ... [Published PrisonPlanet - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

MTC Recruits for Vacancies on Advisory Body

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact ... [Published WAND TV - 3 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Playground built by by KaBoom!, ABC7 News at Oakland's Concordia Park now open>

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) --What a difference a small addition can make to a neighborhood. And on Monday, that addition was a new playground that's now open for business in Oakland. You might remember volunteers from ABC7 and our parent, the Walt Disney Company, ... [Published KGO San Francisco - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 3 reports

Albuquerque Police make arrest after shooting on Oakland Avenue

Albuquerque Police spent hours searching for a shooting suspect in the Northeast Heights. People were told to stay in their homes and lock their doors as officers conducted the search.Officers were called to an address on Oakland Avenue near Louisiana ... [Published KOAT - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Oakland's Pride Festival draws thousands

OAKLAND, Calif. —Oakland's annual Pride Festival was underway Sunday at 20th and Broadway.Thousands of people filled the streets for live music, food and celebration.The Pride Festival has been an annual tradition for five years, but this year organizers ... [Published KTVU - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 5 reports

Man shot, killed on Coliseum Way in Oakland

(08-31) 15:26 PDT -- A man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon in Oakland, police said.Just after 1 p.m., police found the man dead on the 5400 block of Coliseum Way, said Oakland police Officer J. Moore.Authorities did not release the man's name.Investigators ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Eugene Johnson

, at West Point Living Center in West Point.The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oakland.Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Monday with family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m. at Pelan Funeral Home in Oakland. Visitation ... [Published Fremont Tribune - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Woman taken to hospital after vehicle crash in Oakland

A woman was taken to UPMC Presbyterian after a vehicle crash this afternoon in Oakland.City public safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler said the woman lost control of the vehicle in the area of South Craig Street and Winthrop Street and then hit a parked car, ... [Published Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Raiders preview: Critical year in rebuilding project

click to enlargeAP PhotoMatt SchaubYear 2 of the Dennis Allen-Reggie McKenzie era in Oakland was much like Year 1: a 4-12 record. The difference this time around is there is reason for optimism that 2014 won’t follow suit.The Raiders had a large amount ... [Published San Francisco Examiner - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 4 reports

Oakland police car hits, critically injures man

Oakland police say a 58-year-old man was critically injured after being struck by an officer in a patrol car.Click to Continue » ... [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - Aug 31 2014]

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"I felt like my manager gave me more respect," Ortega said of the strikes. "And that's something I want to give to my other coworkers. I know people who've been working [in fast food] for 15 years. You can show them you're not happy."
"The Commission wants and needs to hear various viewpoints when making transportation policy and investment decisions" said MTC Chair Amy Rein Worth
...Commission wants and needs to hear various viewpoints when making transportation policy and investment decisions," said MTC Chair Amy Rein Worth . "Incorporating different perspectives enhances our decision-making process. The Policy Advisory Council helps the Commission to improve mobility for all Bay Area residents."

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The Comunicano Daily for Tuesday September 2, 2014 [Published VoIP Watch - 1 hour ago]
View in web browserThe Comunicano DailyWelcome back to reality. Labor Day weekend signifies the end of summer and the day after Labor Day is always a tough news day. Most of the news is a retake or remake of last week's news or items that "broke" over ...
Cop Mistakes Black Oakland Firefighter For Burg... [Published Crooks and Liars - 3 hours ago]
I guess this black firefighter isn't going to need to have the talk with his kids, since they got to experience firsthand what it's like for cops to make a snap decision about you based on race. CBS KPIX5 : It was 10:45 p.m., after a recent Raiders ...
The KPA Group is Selected to Deliver the Buildi... [Published PR Newswire: Health - 3 hours ago]
OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The KPA Group (http://www.thekpagroup.com) was selected by the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Construction and Facilities Management to develop the Building Information Model for each of the ...
Raiders Go with Rookie: QB Steals Job from QB w... [Published Breitbart Feed - 11 hours ago]
Derek Carr excelled at pass-happy Fresno State. Can the fourth pick of the second round of the NFL draft succeed a hundred and fifty miles northwest in quarterback-cursed Oakland? The Oakland Raiders have named Carr as their starting quarterback. ...
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