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Seated at right, Stephen Kennedy, attorney for Ramdus Darke, owner of 715 Peralta Avenue apartment building. To his right is Mrs. Darke and son Rangit Darke. Tenants are seated along the wall. (Bob Butler/CBS)

West Oakland Apartment Tenants Claim Landlord Sexual Harrassment, Deplorable Conditions

More than a dozen tenants of a West Oakland apartment complex have filed complaints against their landlord that include sexual harassment and deplorable living conditions.

01/27/2014

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Oakland Business Leaders Move Ahead With Stadium Plans

Oakland business leaders are moving ahead with plans for a waterfront baseball stadium downtown and they have the support of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan but not necessarily that of the Oakland A’s.

01/24/2014

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Smokers Fuming About Tobacco Ban On UC, Cal Campuses

Smoking and the use of all tobacco products are now banned at all University of California and Cal-State campuses. As expected, some smokers at UC Berkeley aren’t happy about the new restrictions.

01/03/2014

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BART Expected To Make Final Vote On Revised Contract With Unions

BART is expected to take a final vote Thursday on its revised contract with its two largest employee unions. A yes vote would mean that union members could approve it as early as next week.

01/02/2014

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California Schools Reviewing Locker Rooms To Prep For Transgender Students’ Rights Law

A new law that spells out the rights of transgender students in kindergarten through 12th grade is set to take effect in California on Jan. 1. To get ready, school districts are reviewing locker room layouts, scheduling sensitivity training for staff and reconsidering senior portrait dress codes.

12/26/2013

The Alameda County Sheriff's department was busy Christmas morning investigating a murder-suicide.

Sheriff Investigating Christmas Day Murder-Suicide In San Lorenzo

The Alameda County Sheriff’s department was busy Christmas morning investigating a murder suicide in San Lorenzo.

12/25/2013

A police officer urges calm amid confrontations during a work stoppage at the Port of Oakland, November 27, 2013. (CBS)

Oakland Port TruckersThis Week; Asking Assistance In Complying With Emissions Standards

For the second time this week, independent truckers held a protest Friday at the Port of Oakland for better pay, and for financial help in complying with new emissions standards they say could drive them away from home.

11/29/2013

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Thousands Served Thanksgiving Meal At SF’s Glide Memorial Church

Hundreds of volunteers helped serve the thousands of needy in San Francisco.

11/28/2013

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Transit Officials Considering Bike Lockers For San Francisco

It’s one of the recommendations from a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency study on long-term bicycle parking in San Francisco.

11/22/2013

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San Francisco Middle Schools Receive $2.7M Donation From Salesforce CEO

The CEO of Salesforce.com visited a San Francisco school on Monday to highlight a $2.7 million donation by his company to the city’s middle schools that will include 750 iPads.

10/07/2013

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