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A family photo of Jahi McMath before her cardiac arrest and massive blood loss, leading to brain death following a tonsillectomy. (Credit McMath Family)

Attorney For Jahi McMath To Fight Brain-Dead Declaration; Decision Could Cost Family Millions

The attorney for an Oakland teenager who was declared brain-dead after suffering complications during tonsil surgery said he may go back to court to compel the state of California to rescind her death certificate.

07/31/2015

Former Oakland Athletic Jose Canseco (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Jose Canseco To Dress, Live As A Woman For A Week To Show Support For Caitlyn Jenner

Bash Brother Jose Canseco is choosing a peculiar way to show support for Caitlyn Jenner’s transition by vowing to live as a woman for a week.

07/30/2015

Sgt. Scott Lunger funeral

Thousands Attend Funeral For Hayward Sgt. Scott Lunger At Oracle Arena

Hayward police Sgt. Scott Lunger, who was slain during a traffic stop last week, was remembered at an emotional memorial service Thursday as a warrior and leader who was committed to protecting the public.

07/30/2015

Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by plate umpire Greg Gibson after be was almost hit by a pitch. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

3 Takeaways From The Latest A’s Trades That Explain Why Fans Are Frustrated

I was asked to join the afternoon drive news team at KCBS to join them at 6:20 Tuesday evening to talk about the state of the Oakland Athletics, and why more and more fans are wondering if the magic of Moneyball has totally lost its direction. I jumped at the opportunity.

07/29/2015

Aerial view of a fatal car accident on I-880 in Oakland July 28, 2015. (CBS SF)

Honda Driver Killed In 4-Car Crash On I-880; All Lanes Reopened

Two lanes remain closed on southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland Wednesday morning after a fatal crash, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/29/2015

Oakland Athletics at O.Co Coliseum (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Frustrated A’s Fans Start Petition Demanding Ownership Starts Spending Or Sells Team

Many A’s fans saw last week’s trade of Scott Kazmir as a sign that ownership had waived a white flag on the 2015 season. Now some Oakland faithful are wondering if Lew Wolff should do the same on his tenure with the team.

07/27/2015

Mink Farm

2 Oakland Animal Rights Activists Arrested For Allegedly Releasing Thousands Of Mink On Cross-Country Road Trips

Two animal-rights activists were arrested in Oakland and charged with terrorizing the fur industry during cross-country road trips in which they released thousands of mink from farms and vandalized the homes and businesses of industry members.

07/24/2015

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Study: Bay Area Has Worst Roads In Nation, And It’s Costing Drivers Big Bucks

Your bumpy Bay Area commute may take you across the worst roads in the country.

07/23/2015

Toronto Blue Jays v Oakland Athletics (credit: Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

A’s Celebrate, Wait For Review In Extra Inning Win Over Blue Jays

The bang-bang final play happened so fast Danny Valencia wasn’t sure whether Oakland pinch-hitter Ike Davis…

07/23/2015

Critics of a proposed coal facility in Oakland gathered in front of Oakland City Hall on July 21, 2015. (CBS)

Plan To Send Coal Through Oakland Met With Protests

Hundreds gathered in Oakland Tuesday evening to protest a plan to bring millions of tons of coal through the Bay Area.

07/21/2015

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