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Fans, Numbers Showing Little Support For Dennis Allen In Wake Of Firing Rumor

Two weeks – and two more losses – after the Raiders’ most accomplished player declared “We Suck” the mood has decidedly turned against head coach Dennis Allen. The team has now lost ten straight since narrowly beating the then worst team in the league – Houston back before Thanksgiving.

09/29/2014

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Australian Attempts To Break 25-Year-Old Speed Record For Swimming Around Alcatraz

Australian Trent Grimsey plunged into the San Francisco Bay Friday morning in an attempt to shatter the decades-old record for swimming to and around Alcatraz Island after setting off from the San Francisco shoreline.

09/12/2014

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Giants Smash Brewers 15-5

Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his three RBIs and finished a double shy of the cycle, powering the San Francisco Giants past the Milwaukee Brewers 15-5 on Sunday to match a season high with their sixth straight win.

08/31/2014

Giants v. Dodgers

Once-Dominant Giants Now Have Losing Record At Home

Remember early June, when the San Francisco Giants had the best record in baseball? The team was steamrolling toward the playoffs and the talk of a Giants-A’s World Series was buzzing around the Bay Area. Times have changed, and more often than not, fans have been leaving AT&T park disappointed these days.

07/29/2014

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Fremont Police Hopes To Add Surveillance Cameras, License Plate Readers

With the help of private surveillance cameras, burglaries are down in Fremont. Now, city officials want to install high-def cameras and license plate readers to track criminals coming from out of town.

06/12/2014

Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland’s Shotspotter Equipment Records Voice Conversations

A high-tech tool used to pinpoint gunfire can also record voice conversations on Oakland streets.

05/21/2014

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Record Hops Prices Mean More Expensive Beer For Drinkers

A main ingredient in beer-making has reached record prices, and that means the price of your favorite brew will likely head higher.

05/13/2014

Marathon swimmer Jamie Patrick will attempt to break a record by swimming from Milwaukee to Chicago. (Credit: Brian Patterson)

Lafayette Man Plans Record-Breaking Swim Attempt From Milwaukee To Chicago

A Lafayette man plans to attempt a record-breaking swim from Milwaukee to Chicago.

05/01/2014

This 23 August 2002 file photo shows new member of the 600 club, San Francisco Giant Barry Bonds (L) being congratulated by then leading all time homerun king Hank Aaron (R) during a pre-game ceremony at Pacific Bell Park in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants slugger Bonds surpassed Aaron as Major League Baseball's all-time home run leader with his 756th career homer 07 August 2007 against the Washington Nationals in San Francisco. (MONICA M. DAVEY/AFP/Getty Images)

Commissioner Selig Hints That Bonds Is Phony ‘Home Run King’

Aaron was honored before the Braves game against the New York Mets on Tuesday night with a ceremony commemorating the 40th anniversary of his 715th home run, the one that pushed him past Babe Ruth and gave him the major league record.

04/09/2014

Farmer Jim Diedrich digs to check soil moisture on some 600 acres of his farmland which will not be planted this season due to lack of water, in Firebaugh, California in the state's San Joaquin Valley, on March 11, 2009. Normally Diedrich and his son would plant tomatoes in their fields but California's third year of drought have left many farmers without enough water to grow their crops. AFP PHOTO Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Mandatory Water Cutbacks Expected After One Of Driest Winters On Record For Bay Area

Thursday is the first day of spring, and the rainy season is quickly coming to a close and rainfall in the Bay Area has been far below normal for this time of year, potentially setting up a long-term drought for California, a National Weather Service hydrologist said.

03/20/2014

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