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1 Dead, 2 Critically Injured In Oakland House Fire

One person has died and two others were critically injured in a two-alarm house fire that broke out late Tuesday night in Oakland, a fire spokeswoman said. According to Battalion Chief Tracey Chin, at 11:18 p.m. Oakland fire officials received a report of a fire at 767 Calmar Ave. in …

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Oakland A’s, MLB rally around 9-year-old wildfire victim

Tom Schad, USA TODAY Sports Published 10:21 a.m. ET Oct. 18, 2017 CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Steve Gardner breaks down the state of the ALCS and NLCS. USA TODAY Sports Loren Smith and his dad, Tait Smith.(Photo: The Smith family) Baseball season had just begun, and Tait Smith wanted …

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Oakland, S.F. rank among rat-infested U.S. cities

Oakland and San Francisco have joined to take the fourth-highest ranking on a yearly list of the nation’s most rat-infested municipalities, according to data from Orkin. The pest control company released this year’s list of America’s top 50 cities, based on commercial and residential treatments Sept. 15, 2016, to Sept. …

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Oakland City Council Passes Resolution Opposing Offshore Fracking, Drilling

For Immediate Release, October 17, 2017 Contact: Blake Kopcho, (805) 708-3435, bkopcho@biologicaldiversity.org                Oakland City Council Passes Resolution Opposing Offshore Fracking, Drilling Trump Order to Expand Offshore Leasing Meeting Resistance in California OAKLAND, Calif.— The Oakland City Council today approved a resolution opposing new …

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