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City Of Oakland Confirms Raiders As Development Partner In Lott NFL Stadium Plan

City Of Oakland Confirms Raiders As Development Partner In Lott NFL Stadium Plan City Of Oakland Confirms Raiders As Development Partner In Lott NFL Stadium Plan City Of Oakland Confirms…

Hong Kong tallies record turnout rate and record number of voters for Election Committee that picks city’s next leader – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostAll eyes are on whether Hong Kong’s pro-democracy camp could for the first time win an influential share of seats in the committee that would go on…

Hong Kong protestors say the city’s government is using ‘evil tactics’ against pro-democracy groups – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukHundreds of people took part in a pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong on Saturday to protest the hard-line stance the government has taken against pro-democracy legislators, activists and supporters. The…

Unity takes centre stage at new Hong Kong cultural hub – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostUnity takes centre stage at new Hong Kong cultural hub. City’s No 2 official praises HK$4 billion East Kowloon project due to launch in 2021. PUBLISHED :…

Hong Kong’s Tourism Board Wants You to Discover the City Like a Local – Adweek

AdweekAlthough international arrivals to Hong Kong have grown over the last few years, the Hong Kong Tourism Board is seeking to lure more global travelers with a series of videos…

Downtown Fayetteville Master Plan – 1st draft

Downtown Fayetteville Master Plan – 1st draft This is the City’s first draft at developing a master plan that will make Downtown Fayetteville a great and exciting place to live,…

Shereda Nosakhare: Libby Schaaf Didn’t Want Her To Run For Oakland City Council District Six

Shereda Nosakhare was first reported in this space (yep, story broken here) to be the newest candidate to run for the Oakland City Council Seat currently held by Desley Brooks.…

Oakland News | Oakland City Council District Two Candidates Videos

This Oakland News is focused on the hot race to replace current, legendary, Oakland City Councilmember Pat Kernighan. But you may be wondering who that face is. The woman’s name…

Oakland News: Blackwell Departure Reveals Unstable City Of Oakland

This Oakland News finds Oakland as the picture of instability: the legendary Henry Gardner replaces Fred Blackwell as Oakland City Administrator (there’s other news about the election campaigns below). Fred…

City Of San Bruno Slams PG&E Response To Criminal Indictment For 2010 San Bruno Fire

The City of San Bruno today criticized PG&E’s response to its criminal indictment in the matter of the San Bruno Fire. The U.S. Attorney’s office filed criminal findings against PG&E…

Abel Guillen For Oakland City Council District Two Kicks Off Today

Abel Guillen, who ran against Rob Bonta for the California Assembly District 18 Seat in 2012, has officially tossed his hat in the ring for the Oakland City Council District…

Seattle news helicopter crash: ‘Ball of flames’ – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu traffic is second worst in U.S. – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Google Donates $6.8 Million to Give Kids Free ‘Muni Ride’ – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsGoogle Inc. has donated $6.8 million to let kids ride the Muni bus for free for two years. The company’s generosity aims to help the city with…

Dutch ambassador visits Cleveland to meet a trading partner (and see some van … – The Plain Dealer

Dutch ambassador visits Cleveland to meet a trading partner (and see some van …The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio–For an ambassador from The Kingdom of the Netherlands, Cleveland suddenly offers much to…

There’s Not One Home for Sale in San Francisco That an Average Teacher Can … – DailyFinance

There’s Not One Home for Sale in San Francisco That an Average Teacher Can …DailyFinanceThis week, the real estate listings website Redfin published a startling statistic. In the entire city…

Thai protesters scale back rallies – Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleOpposition protesters in Thailand have been dismantling barricades in the capital, Bangkok, in the wake of renewed violence. A city park is becoming the focus for rallies aimed at…

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper surrenders to police in Los Angeles rape case – Fox News

Fox NewsFormer NFL safety Darren Sharper turned himself into Los Angeles police late Thursday, after being charged in an arrest warrant in New Orleans alleging he and another man raped…

Thai protesters retreat but crisis ‘not over’ – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaTensions eased in Thailand’s strife-hit capital on Saturday after protesters abandoned their attempted “shutdown” of Bangkok, but the move was seen as only a temporary reprieve for the…

Los Angeles rain: Rainfall totals by city – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles rain: Rainfall totals by cityLos Angeles Times1/31. By Rong-Gong Lin II. February 28, 2014, 6:05 p.m.. Cities across Los Angeles County were racking up impressive rainfall totals Friday…

Philip Seymour Hoffman had heroin, cocaine, and amphetamines in system … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDoomed actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an accidental overdose of a host of hardcore drugs, including heroin, cocaine and amphetamines, the city medical examiner determined Friday.…

Ousted Ukrainian president blasts opposition, as Russian forces reportedly enter … – Fox News

Fox NewsOusted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych surfaced in Russia Friday, thundering defiantly against the “pro-fascist hooligans” who drove him from office, as Russian armored vehicles rumbled across Crimea and reports…

Road closures planned throughout Honolulu for sewer work – khon2.com

Road closures planned throughout Honolulu for sewer workkhon2.comThe City’s Department of Environmental Services says traffic will be affected next week as construction crews rehabilitate wastewater pipes throughout Honolulu. City contractors…

City Council Passes LA ‘Fracking’ Ban – CBS Local

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles City Council moved a step closer Friday to make L.A. the biggest city in the nation to approve a moratorium on a…

Chicago’s Jeanne Gang eyes SF skyline – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)The local office of developer Tishman Speyer confirmed Thursday that it has hired Chicago’s Jeanne Gang to design a tower on one of the city-owned lots near…

Honolulu garbage truck fatally strikes woman – Thegardenisland.com

Honolulu garbage truck fatally strikes womanThegardenisland.comHONOLULU (AP) — A 70-year-old Honolulu woman has died after being run over by a city garbage truck in Kalihi. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (is.gd/fc1zW5) says…

San Francisco construction crew adds human skeleton to unique collection of … – Equipment World Magazine

San Francisco construction crew adds human skeleton to unique collection of …Equipment World MagazineWhile building the $1.9 billion Transbay Transit Center, described as a “Grand Central Station of the West,”…

Uber turns on marketing engines to pressure Seattle city leaders: Illegal … – GeekWire

GeekWireSeattle city officials say Uber and other alternative transportation networks are operating outside of city law by offering rides to the public through popular apps. Now, with a critical vote…

11 Essential Nashville Songs: Country Classics That Make the Show – TV Fanatic

11 Essential Nashville Songs: Country Classics That Make the ShowTV FanaticNashville is where legends are made, and aspiring stars chase their dreams. A unique blend of culture, personality and drama,…

Architect Jeanne Gang to design San Francisco tower – San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco Business TimesTishman Speyer has hired architect Jeanne Gang to design a building near the future Transbay Transit Center in San Francisco. Few details of the project, planned for…

Seattle clamps down on UberX, Lyft, Sidecar – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Seattle’s city council on Thursday night took steps to limit how many cars UberX, Lyft and Sidecar can have on the road at any given time, an…

Fresh violence in Venezuela as protestors refuse to be bought off by president’s … – Daily Mail

Daily MailViolence swept through the streets of Venezuelan capital Caracas yesterday as anti-government protesters rioted over President Nicolas Maduro’s attempt to buy them off with a six-day long-weekend. Hundreds of…

Courtney Ruby Runs For Oakland Mayor: SAY NO!

Courtney Ruby Runs For Oakland Mayor: SAY NO! Courtney Ruby , the Oakland City Auditor , has filed papers to run for Mayor Of Oakland. If Ms Ruby were Oakland’s…