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  • Alaysha Carradine
  • Prosecutors say they'll seek the death penalty for the man accused of fatally shooting an 8-year-old Oakland girl during a sleepover.
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OPD, oakland, shooting, crime, child death, children, death penalty, east bay news
  • Street signs in Berkeley
  • There's a new twist in what started out as a kidnapping report from a teen girl. Police now say it may be a case of sex trafficking.
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berkeley, oakland, crime, children, sex crimes, news
  • Street signs in Berkeley
  • There's a new twist in what started out as a kidnapping report from a teen girl. Police now say it may be a case of sex trafficking.
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berkeley, oakland, crime, children, sex crimes, east bay news
  • Street signs in Berkeley
  • Police are investigating reports that a teenage girl was kidnapped and robbed in Oakland and dropped off in South Berkeley.
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berkeley, oakland, crime, news
  • Police are looking for two masked men who tried to rob a bank in 
Oaklands Rockridge neighborhood Wednesday morning.
  • Police are searching for two suspects accused of attempting to rob a bank in Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood Wednesday morning.
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crime, oakland, east bay news
  • Here are some photos of the "blood moon" taken by stargazers throughout the Bay Area. Send your pics to uReport@kgo-tv.com!
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space, oakland, san jose, accuweather
  • A 93-year-old man died in a fire in his East Oakland home Tuesday morning.
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oakland, fire, east bay news
  • A city crew made a little mistake while painting a road in Oakland.
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oakland, traffic, transportation, travel, east bay news
  • Moon
  • A total lunar eclipse turned the moon orange late last night; it's called a "blood moon."
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space, oakland, san jose, local news
  • Oakland's Department of Public Works is blaming BART for an embarrassing misspelling of a stop sign on a city street.
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oakland, traffic, transportation, travel, BART, east bay news
  • Moon
  • A total lunar eclipse will turn the moon orange tonight; it's called a "blood moon."
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space, oakland, san jose, news
  • Oakland Animal Services is asking for the publics help to capture a wild turkey that was shot with an arrow.
  • Oakland Animal Services is asking for the public's help to capture a wild turkey that was shot with an arrow.
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animal, animals in peril, oakland, east bay news
  • An Oakland man was arrested late Friday night for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in Sausalito.
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sex crimes, crime, sausalito, oakland, north bay news
  • Wade and Jennifer Westhoff
  • A Danville family filed a lawsuit against the hospital formally known as Children's Hospital Oakland after their daughter's death.
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children's hospital oakland, oakland, child death, news
  • Wade and Jennifer Westhoff
  • A Danville family filed a lawsuit against the hospital formally known as Children's Hospital Oakland after their daughter's death.
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children's hospital oakland, oakland, child death, east bay news, alan wang
  • Bay Bridge hole
  • Caltrans says the emergency pothole repair on the Bay Bridge was unavoidable; they're just sorry it happened on a Giants game night.
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bay bridge, oakland, san francisco bay, bay area traffic, laura anthony
  • Bay Bridge repairs
  • All lanes are now open on the Bay Bridge following emergency pothole repairs.
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bay bridge, oakland, san francisco bay, news
  • Alameda fire
  • Firefighters controlled a one-alarm fire in an industrial area of East Oakland on Tuesday.
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fire, I-880, oakland, east bay news
  • Police investigating after womans body was found near Lake Merritt in Oakland
  • Police are investigating after a woman's body was found in the area of Park Boulevard and Third Avenue in Oakland Saturday morning.
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crime, oakland, lake merritt, east bay news
  • Oakland teen Akintunde Ahmad offered spots at top universities
  • He describes himself as an ordinary "dude" from Oakland, but Akintunde Ahmad's accomplishments are beyond impressive.
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oakland, education, lyanne melendez
  • Oakland teen Akintunde Ahmad offered spots at top universities
  • He describes himself as an ordinary street "dude" living in Oakland, but Akintunde Ahmad is quite extraordinary.
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oakland, news
  • A BART train enters the station.
  • There are major system-wide delays on BART Friday afternoon because of equipment failure inside the Transbay Tube.
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BART, oakland, traffic, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • A BART train enters the station.
  • There are major system-wide delays on Bay Area Rapid Transit Friday afternoon because of equipment failure inside the Transbay Tube.
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BART, oakland, traffic, news
  • Cloudy skies in the Bay Area.
  • The latest rainstorm that soaked the Bay Area has moved on, but it did cause some problems.
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drought, rain, berkeley, golden gate bridge, EBMUD, PG&E, oakland, sierra, accuweather
  • Cloudy skies in the Bay Area.
  • The latest rainstorm that soaked the Bay Area has moved on, but it did cause some problems.
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drought, rain, berkeley, golden gate bridge, EBMUD, PG&E, oakland, sierra, news
  • Fire in Oakland
  • Firefighters are calling a fire "suspicious" that damaged administrative offices belonging to Children's Hospital in Oakland.
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oakland, fire, east bay news
  • Fire in Oakland
  • Firefighters are calling a fire "suspicious" that damaged administrative offices belonging to Children's Hospital in Oakland.
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oakland, fire, news
  • Newly-designed BART train model
  • Officials are holding preview events for BART's newly-designed trains throughout the Bay Area starting April 16.
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BART, oakland, metropolitan transportation commission, bay area traffic
  • Tree falls in Oakland.
  • A neighborhood in Oakland is cleaning up today after a 90-year-old oak tree came crashing down last night.
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oakland, storm, rain, contra costa county, accuweather
  • Tree falls in Oakland.
  • A neighborhood in Oakland is cleaning up after a massive tree fell across multiple cars
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oakland, storm, rain, contra costa county, news
  • One man was killed and another injured in a shooting in East Oakland late Tuesday night and the suspect remains at large.
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oakland, shooting, crime, east bay news
  • An Oakland woman will help first lady Michelle Obama plant the White House kitchen garden on Wednesday.
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oakland, michelle obama, east bay news
  • Oakland Athletics fan Andre Monk watches as the Athletics warm up before an exhibition baseball game.
  • The Oakland A's are set to play their Opening Day game of the 2014 season against the Cleveland Indians.
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oakland athletics, san francisco giants, MLB, oakland, oakland coliseum, at&t park, mlb
  • Officials are holding free insurance enrollment fairs in Oakland and Richmond on Monday, the official deadline to sign up for medical coverage.
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health care, health insurance, internet, websites, obamacare, richmond, oakland, east bay news
  • Oakland hit-and-run crash into bar
  • Oakland police are looking for the hit-and-run driver who crashed into a bar overnight on 17th Street and Telegraph Avenue.
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oakland, hit and run, OPD, east bay news
  • Police in Oakland quickly tracked down and arrested a car thief shortly after the theft occurred Thursday morning.
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crime, oakland, OPD, east bay news
  • Scientists from Childrens Hospital Oakland Research Institute
  • Scientists from Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute believe they've uncovered the source of an imbalance linked to autism.
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autism, oakland, children, health, carolyn johnson
  • David Nelsons Oakland condo has all-electric appliances -- the stove, oven, even the heaters.  So he expected a sizable electric bill.
  • An East Bay man was pretty happy when PG&E told him that he had been paying too much for his electricity and was getting money back.
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PG&E, oakland, consumer news
  • David Nelsons Oakland condo has all-electric appliances -- the stove, oven, even the heaters.  So he expected a sizable electric bill.
  • David Nelson's Oakland condo has all-electric appliances -- the stove, oven, even the heaters. So he expected a sizable electric bill.
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PG&E, oakland, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Oakland donation bins
  • Oakland is the latest city to start cracking down on donation bins where people drop off used items like clothing and shoes.
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oakland, charities, salvation army, east bay news, lyanne melendez
  • About 16,000 students from all over California participated in We Day at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.
  • About 16,000 students from all over California participated in "We Day" at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.
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children, oakland, news
  • About 16,000 students from all over California participated in We Day at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.
  • About 16,000 students from all over California participated in "We Day" at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.
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children, oakland, east bay news, lyanne melendez
  • Oakland police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman.
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oakland, crime, sex crimes, violence, east bay news
  • A man rides his bicycle
  • Oakland is considering a measure to protect cyclists and pedestrians that would establish grounds for civil suits against drivers for aggressive behavior.
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oakland, laws, bikes, pedestrian struck, driving, east bay news
  • Oakland donation bins
  • Oakland is the latest city to start cracking down on donation bins where people drop off used items like clothing and shoes.
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oakland, charities, salvation army, news
  • City officials are busy preparing to host the Oakland Running Festival.
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oakland, east bay news
  • Iraq War veteran Scott Olsen
  • Iraq War veteran Scott Olsen settled with the city of Oakland for $4.5 million after receiving a head injury during an Occupy demonstration.
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oakland, occupy oakland, occupy movement, iraq war, veterans, news
  • Iraq War veteran Scott Olsen
  • The city of Oakland will pay $4.5 million to settle a claim by a man who was beaten by police during an Occupy protest.
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occupy oakland, oakland, military, protest, iraq, OPD, east bay news, lilian kim
  • An Oakland woman contacted 7 On Your Side after she stopped getting mail for months.
  • When a Bay Area woman stopped receiving mail for several months, she turned to 7 On Your Side for help.
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oakland, USPS, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • An Oakland woman contacted 7 On Your Side after she stopped getting mail for months.
  • When a Bay Area woman stopped receiving mail for several months, she turned to 7 On Your Side for help.
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oakland, USPS, consumer news