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Former Boxing Champion From Pittsburg Sentenced For Unarmed Robberies Of 6 East Bay Banks

A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.

08/19/2014

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Will Host’s Love-Hate Relationship With San Francisco Disappear With Colbert Report?

The relationship between the Colbert Report’s host and the city by the bay got off to a shaky start in his second full season when he did a segment titled “Was it really that bad? The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake.”

04/10/2014

Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

Elected Officials Praise First Responders At SFO Crash

Elected officials praised the first responders in Saturday morning’s crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at SFO.

07/06/2013

Surveillance photo of 'Button-Down Bandit' (photo courtesy FBI)

Former Boxing Champ Set To Face Charges In East Bay Bank Robbery Spree

James Quindale Page, 42, dubbed by authorities as the “Button Down Bandit,” was indicted by a federal grand jury in Oakland on Thursday on six counts of bank robbery. Each count carries a possible maximum sentence of 20 years in prison if he is convicted.

06/21/2013

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senator Boxer Proposes More Money For School Security

Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer is proposing to give schools more money for security improvements and to make greater use of the National Guard.

12/19/2012

Jeremy Lin (Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images), Floyd Mayweather (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather: ‘I Stand By’ Controversial Tweets On Lin, Race

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is making no apologies for posting a racially charged comment on Twitter about Knicks star Jeremy Lin, a Palo Alto native.

02/29/2012

The East Oakland Boxing Association is facing financial troubles (CBS)

Oakland Youth Boxing Club In Danger Of Being Shuttered

The decades-old East Oakland Boxing Association has been around for approximately 25 years, providing not only a boxing program but other activities for its 500 members in one of Oakland’s tougher neighborhoods.

02/13/2012

A famiy photo of two dogs shot and killed at a San Mateo park. (CBS)

Police Shoot, Kill Loose Dogs At San Mateo Park

Police officers shot and killed two boxer-type dogs that were threatening people at a San Mateo park, according to authorities.

09/27/2011

Candidates Return to Campaign Trail After GOP Convention

SAN DIEGO (AP) _ The two headliners at this weekend’s California Republican Party convention offered a similar theme, promoting themselves as the candidates of fresh ideas and California’s future who are running against lifelong politicians […]

08/23/2010

Stimulus' Effectiveness an Election Hot Topic

As the recession drags on Democrats and Republicans are intensifying their argument over whether President Obama’s economic stimulus plan is helping, or hurting. Whoever wins that fight could determine which way the midterm elections go […]

07/13/2010

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