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One rendering of the Coliseum City project which includes the current Oracle Arena and new baseball and football stadiums. (City of Oakland)

‘Coliseum City’ Investors Submit Development Plan

The head of an investor group that’s hoping to build a massive development at the Oakland Coliseum complex including a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders said Friday that he’s submitted a detailed plan to city of Oakland and Alameda County officials.

08/21/2015

A victim treated for injuries after an early morning fire broke out on a train heading from Richmond to Fremont. (Tim Ryan/CBS SF)

BART Stations Reopen After Early Morning BART Fire Injures 3, Prompts Major Delays

All BART stations are now open after a fire on a train closed multiple stations in Alameda County earlier Thursday, according to BART officials.

07/09/2015

An A's fan was hit in the forehead with a broken bat during a game in Oakland. (Courtesy: Roberta Gonzales)

Dedicated A’s Fan Gets 9 Stitches After Taking Bat To The Face During Game

A dedicated A’s fan received nine stitches after getting hit in the face with a chunk of a broken bat during a game at the Oakland Coliseum.

07/01/2015

An artist’s rendition of Coliseum City development that includes new stadiums for the A’s and Raiders at the current Coliseum site. (City of Oakland)

Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A’s Shared Oakland Site On Monday

We may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.

06/22/2015

A Golden State Warriors fans displays a placard during Game 2 of the 2015 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 7, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Cavaliers defeated the Warriors with a 95-93 overtime victory to even the best-of-seven series 1-1. AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Jimmy Kimmel’ Goes To Oakland For Warriors Edition Of ‘Lie Witness News’

Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew over to Oakland Coliseum last week to speak to some self-proclaimed fans about their favorite stars, defense strategies, and players that do not exist.

06/11/2015

One rendering of the Coliseum City project which includes the current Oracle Arena and new baseball and football stadiums. (City of Oakland)

Amid Criticism, Oakland Mayor Schaaf Says Raiders Deserve Clarity From City Over Stadium Plans

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is vowing to give the Raiders more “clarity” on what steps the city is prepared to take to keep the team from moving following criticism from the NFL commissioner that her city does not have a firm stadium plan.

05/22/2015

General view of AT&T Park  prior to Opening Day on April 13, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants Tighten Up Their Water Usage During Drought

Both ballclubs are looking at ways to conserve when it comes to watering the field and cleaning the stadium after games.

04/22/2015

Lew Wolff

Oakland A’s Owner Lew Wolff Says Move To San Jose ‘Not Worth A Nasty Battle’

Oakland A’s owner Lew Wolff said a possible move to San Jose is “not worth a nasty battle” over territorial rights with the San Francisco Giants, and is hopeful the city’s new mayor can help them get a new stadium built in Oakland.

04/06/2015

KPIX 5's Paul Deanno posted this picture on Twitter of a BART train derailed between Concord and Pleasant Hill on February 21, 2014. (CBS)

BART Closures Planned for 12 Upcoming Weekends: Complete Closure List

Ever notice how BART trains slow down on certain sections of track? They do that because the 40-year-old wooden ties are so old they could come loose at higher speeds, potentially causing a train to not only derail, but go plummeting off the elevated tracks.

04/06/2015

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Faces Plenty Of Obstacles In Keeping Professional Sports Teams In The City

Scott McKibben, Executive Director of the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum County Authority, looks at some of those obstacles and the chances each team has of staying in the East Bay.

04/02/2015

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