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A general view of California Memorial Stadium during a game between the California Golden Bears and the Northwestern Wildcats on August 31, 2013 at California Memorial Stadium in Berkeley. (Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

UC Berkeley Dismisses Coach, Recruiter Arrested In Oakland Prostitution Sting

The University of California at Berkeley said Friday that it has dismissed an assistant football coach who was arrested in Oakland last week for allegedly soliciting an undercover officer during a prostitution sting.

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Medicinal Pot-Laced Doggie Treats Won’t Get Fido High… But They May Get Him Well

An Oakland-based company is making pot-laced treats for ailing pampered pooches that owners say don’t get them high, they get them well. They’re called Treat-ibles.

04/22/2015

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

Oakland Raiders new head coach Jack Del Rio (L) speaks during a news conference as Raiders owner Mark Davis looks on on January 16, 2015 in Alameda, California.(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Raiders Make $50,000 Donation To Help Foundation Prevent Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault

The Oakland Raiders have partnered with the Biletnikoff Foundation and Tracey’s Place of Hope as part of an effort to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault.

04/21/2015

A general view of California Memorial Stadium during a game between the California Golden Bears and the Northwestern Wildcats on August 31, 2013 at California Memorial Stadium in Berkeley. (Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Cal Football Recruiter Arrested In Oakland Prostitution Sting

A top recruiter for the California football team has been placed on leave, after authorities said he was arrested in a prostitution sting last week.

04/20/2015

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Tartine Bakery Joins Forces With Blue Bottle Coffee, Eyes Expanding To L.A., NYC

Two Bay Area businesses with major cult followings will join forces as Blue Bottle Coffee of Oakland and Tartine Bakery of San Francisco have announced a merger.

04/20/2015

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KPFA Radio Host, Father Of 3 Killed In Oakland Hit-And-Run Crash

A board operator and co-host at the public radio station KPFA died in a hit-and-run crash in Oakland early Saturday morning.

04/20/2015

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Widow Says Southwest Airlines Left Husband To Die In Plane Bathroom During Flight From Oakland

The widow of a high-profile financial analyst is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, claiming a flight crew left her husband in an airplane bathroom when he desperately needed help, even treating him like an out-of-control passenger.

04/20/2015

A rendering of a proposed stadium to be shared by the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers in Los Angeles. (Source: Manica Architecture)

Raiders Rumored To Be Presenting Plan For New L.A. Stadium To NFL Owners In New York

The Oakland Raiders were rumored to be presenting its plan to NFL owners in New York this week for a joint stadium in Los Angeles.

04/20/2015

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors high fives teammates after the win against the New Orleans Pelicans Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the NBA Playoffs on April 18, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Oakland, New Orleans Mayors Exchange Friendly Wagers On NBA Playoff Series

The mayor of Oakland and the mayor of New Orleans made a friendly bet Friday on the outcome of the playoff series between the Golden State Warriors and the New Orleans Pelicans.

04/19/2015

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