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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 Raiders As Development Partner In Lott Stadium Plan A City of Oakland Official on the Oakland Raiders / Ronnie Lott Stadium Proposal just told me […]

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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 to pick the city’s next leader in March, with the number of voters casting their ballots on Sunday … and more …read more From:: Hong […]

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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 protesters accused the administration of trying to …Hong Kong protesters pop champagne after leader says he’ll step downCNN all 2 news articles …read more From:: […]

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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. Here’s the video: UPDATE: Libby Schaaf’s Official Statement on Shereda Nosakhare’s run for Oakland City Council: Just read your post (this one). It is really […]

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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 elected to leave Oakland for the prestigious position of Chief Executive Officer of The San Francisco Foundation. In fact, The San Francisco Foundation posted the […]

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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 for 12 violations of federal safety rules that caused the death of eight and leveled an entire neighborhood on Sept. 9, 2010. Multiple civil investigations […]

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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 Two Seat. He’s got some hot competition in Sokham Mao, Dana King, Andrew Park, Michael Colbruno, and Kevin Blackburn, and on top of that Colbruno […]

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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 see and check up on. Ambassador Rudolf Bekink was in town Thursday and Friday touring a city that has grown busy with Dutch business and […]

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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 of San Francisco, not one home or apartment is available on the market for under $220,000, which the site says is affordable for a typical […]

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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 bringing down the government. Anti-government protesters’ tents are set up …Thailand protesters retreatIndependent OnlineThai Protesters Scale Back DemonstrationsVoice of AmericaThai tensions ease… for nowiAfrica.comReuters –Washington […]

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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 two women in the Louisiana city last year. Sharper, 38, had already been …Ex-NFL star arrested in Los Angeles on New Orleans rape warrantReutersDarren Sharper […]

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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 kingdom’s embattled premier. PHOTOS. A city street cleaner scrapes off …Bangkok boating lake park becomes focus of protestsReutersThai Protesters to Scale Back Bangkok GatheringsABC NewsKerry […]

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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. Hoffman was found dead Feb. 2 in his West Village apartment with …Philip Seymour Hoffman overdosed on heroin, cocaine and moreLos Angeles TimesNYC Official: Hoffman […]

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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 surfaced of troops being deployed …Ukraine accuses Russia of deploying troops in CrimeaBBC NewsMerkel Tells Putin of Concern About UkraineWall Street JournalIn Crimean port city, […]

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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 will conduct sewer pipe work on the following dates and locations: Mar 3 … …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News

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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 (http://is.gd/fc1zW5) says Barbara Kato was the third person fatally injured in Oahu by a garbage truck in just … and more …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed […]

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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,” workers with the Transbay Joint Powers Authority have found several interesting items that represent various periods of the city’s past … …read more Source: Transbay […]

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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 coming up this afternoon, Uber’s marketing tactics are …Seattle clamps down on UberX, Lyft, SidecarSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Seattle council committee votes to limit ride-sharing servicesKOMO […]

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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 a city-owned lot, were known, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Gang is known for …Top female U.S. architect Jeanne Gang to design S.F. towerSan Francisco […]

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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 students rallied in the city’s eastern suburbs …Tensions between pro- and anti-govt activists in ​VenezuelaRTVenezuela student protest in Caracas ends in clashesBBC NewsVenezuela spies held […]

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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 Mayor, she would use the office to take out personal vendettas and advance her own prejudices. As Oakland’s Auditor, many of Ruby’s reports were politically […]