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Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (sanmateocountynews.wordpress.com/Creative Commons)

Bay Area Assyrians Call For More International Military, Humanitarian Involvement In Iraq

The Assyrian American Association of the Bay Area was staging a rally Friday morning at the United Nations Plaza in San Francisco to call for urgent humanitarian aide and international military support in Iraq against ISIS militants.

08/08/2014

Rev. Salvatore Cordileone

SF Archbishop Responds To Letter Urging Him To Cancel Appearance At Rally Against Same-Sex Marriage

San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone responded Monday to an open letter signed by Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other state, city and faith and community leaders asking him to cancel his appearance at an upcoming rally against same-sex marriage.

06/16/2014

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 28: Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics throws after forcing out Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers but not in time to complete the double play in the top of the second inning at O.co Coliseum on May 28, 2014 in Oakland, California. J.D. Martinez #28 was safe at first base. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Rally For 3-1 Win Over Detroit Tigers

Josh Donaldson hit a game-ending three-run homer off Joe Nathan with one out in the ninth and Scott Kazmir pitched his first complete game in nearly eight years to help the Oakland Athletics rally for a 3-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.

05/28/2014

Turlock Teen (credit: CBS13)

Turlock Teen Channels Michael Jackson; Video Goes Viral

Do you think this teen should have taken the place of that hologram of Michael Jackson seen at the Billboard Music Awards this past weekend?

05/22/2014

Calgary Flames v San Jose Sharks

Sharks Throwing Rally To Kick Off Playoff Run In San Jose

With the San Jose Sharks about to kick off another playoff run, the team is throwing a street rally Thursday to pump up their fans, Sharks officials announced Wednesday.

04/16/2014

Pittsburg protesters rallying against a plan by WesPac Energy that would create a crude oil storage and  transfer facility in their backyards.

Pittsburg Residents Protest Crude Oil Storage And Transfer Project

Residents in Pittsburg took to the streets Saturday afternoon to voice their opposition to a project that would create a crude oil storage and transfer facility in their backyards.

01/11/2014

Supporters of immigration reform gather in San Francisco on the National Day for Dignity and Respect."

1000s Across California, Nationwide Rally For Immigration Reform

Supporters of immigration reform gathered in front of Representative Nancy Pelosi’s San Francisco home Saturday joining some 150 rallies nationwide on a day billed as the “National Day for Dignity and Respect.”

10/05/2013

May Day Activists Mark International Worker's Day In California

Oakland City Council Considering Ban On ‘Destructive Items’ During Protests

A proposal to ban hammers, wrenches, shields, sling shots, paint projectiles and other potentially destructive items at protests will be considered by the Oakland City Council at its meeting on Tuesday night.

07/29/2013

U.S. Post Office located at 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley CA.  (Wikimedia Commons)

Protest, Campout To Fight Close Of Historic Berkeley Post Office

More than 100 people, including some who say they plan to camp out, have gathered in front of a historic post office in Berkeley Saturday afternoon to protest its closure.

07/27/2013

A protester is detained by police during a rally for International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Order May Day Protesters To Leave; SF Building Occupied

At least 23 people were arrested during May Day protests in Oakland on Tuesday. Meanwhile, police in riot gear faced off with dozens of protesters who occupied a building in San Francisco.

05/01/2012

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