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Vacant Oakland Building Occupied By Political Activists Burns In Fire

An apparently vacant home and store that burned near the MacArthur BART station in Oakland early this morning had been used by political activists for squatting, meetings and events for years, fire officials said Wednesday.

07/16/2014

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San Jose Police Find Evidence Of Marijuana Grow Operation In Vacant Home

San Jose police who searched a vacant home a block north of state Highway 85 in South San Jose on Monday found evidence of marijuana cultivation but the plants already had been removed, officers said.

03/27/2014

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Firefighter Hurt By Explosion Inside Burning San Jose Home

A firefighter suffered minor burns in an explosion at a house fire in San Jose on Wednesday night, according to a fire captain.

11/07/2013