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Oakland Raiders fire general manager Reggie McKenzie, report says
OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Only one day after theOakland Raiders biggest win of the season, the team has fired general manager Reggie McKenzie, according to a report. NFL reporter Ian Rapoport McKenzie says McKenzie had a meeting with his scouts today where he informed them he was fired. He was given
Shaun Herock will get first crack at replacing Raiders’ G.M. McKenzie
ALAMEDA — The Raiders search for a personnel executive is underway, and the first man to the plate is Shaun Herock. Coach Jon Gruden seems to think so, anyway, and he’ll be the one making the call even if owner Mark Davis has the final say.
Person fatally hit by BART train; service stopped between Castro Valley, Dublin
CASTRO VALLEY — A person was struck and killed by a BART train Monday morning, shutting down service between Castro Valley and Dublin, officials said. The victim was found in the Eden Canyon Road area after a search by BART police, Alameda County sheriff’s deputies and firefighters. Power to the tra
ALAMEDA: With new council on horizon, city manager application period is reopened
With a 40 percent turnover of the Alameda City Council following the November elections imminent, the city’s ongoing search for a new city manager is being re-opened for new applicants.
Bay Area votes to bring back 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' song to KOIT's playlist
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - After a public vote, 96.5 KOIT is bringing back the holiday song "Baby, It's Cold Outside" to its Christmas playlist. Thousands in the Bay Area voted via KOIT's poll on whether or not to play the controversial classic song.
5 New Alameda Area Houses For Sale
ALAMEDA, CA — When you're looking for a new home, hunting down every new listing in the area can be an exhausting job. That's why we've gone ahead and done the prepwork for you.
Streets In San Francisco’s Financial District Were Temporarily Shut Down Following Suspicious Package
Streets have reopened Monday evening after the area of California and Sansome streets in downtown San Francisco was cordoned off due to a suspicious package. While there were no specifics initially reported about the police activity, the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management issued an adv
Accuweather Forecast: Chance of rain this morning
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- A weak storm moves north to south across our neighborhoods this morning. The rainfall amounts, while not impressive, will make our morning commute slick. Expect less than .10 of an inch from this 1-Light storm on ourStorm Impact Scale.
Raiders Win Vs. Steelers Gives Jon Gruden Feel-good Moment, Nothing Else
OAKLAND -- Raiders coach Jon Gruden seemed like he'd been waiting all year for a game like Sunday's, in which a late comeback was preserved because the Coliseum grabbed Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell's leg so that Gruden could run to the Black Hole and not worry about getting clocked.
Veterans clinic and cemetery will be built in Alameda — eventually
ALAMEDA — Building a proposed veterans clinic and national cemetery here has stalled after it was ensnared in an attempt by Congress to improve oversight of projects by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Radio station asks listeners to decide fate of "Baby It's Cold Outside"
The radio station in San Francisco that banned the song "Baby It's Cold Outside" is letting listeners vote in a poll on the station’s website to decide the fate of the song. Many weren't happy when 96.5 KOIT decided last week to ban the song.
Fourth week of rain forecast for SF
Rain has visited San Francisco for the past three weeks straight, albeit only lightly during the most recent storms one week ago. This week calls for much of the same, with forecasts predicting chances of rainfall at the beginning and end of the five-day span, followed by a wet weekend.
Kyler Murray, Heisman Trophy winner and Oakland A's first round pick, apologizes for anti-gay tweets
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Newly minted Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray is apologizing for anti-gay tweets posted to his Twitter account several years ago, when he was 14 and 15. The Oklahoma quarterback tweeted : "I apologize for the tweets that have come to light tonight from when I was 14 and 15. I
Steelers Won't Use 'slippery' Field Conditions to Excuse Raiders' Win
OAKLAND – Chris Boswell thought the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum field conditions were subpar. He wasn't the only Pittsburgh Steeler with that opinion, but count the veteran kicker as part of the crew refusing to use it as an excuse for the Raiders' 24-21 win on Sunday afternoon.
Oakland Unified School District Officials Advise Educators to Not Participate in Sickout
The Oakland Unified School District has issued a warning to Oakland High School teachers planning a work stoppage Monday to not call in sick, according to district officials. The teachers plan to march to City Hall to call attention to a bargaining impasse between the school district and the teacher
Carr's late TD pass leads Raiders past Steelers 24-21
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Derek Carr threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Derek Carrier with 21 seconds left before Chris Boswell slipped on a potential game-tying 40-yard field goal attempt on the final play of the Oakland Raiders' 24-21 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
Live updates: Raiders vs. Steelers, Sunday at 1:25 p.m.
Get live updates, news and analysis Sunday at 1:25 p.m. when the Raiders take on the slumping Pittsburgh Steelers at the Coliseum. While the Steelers (7-4-1) come to Oakland focused on a playoff berth, the Raiders are looking for at least some respectability, if not an upset win against their longti
Fog Advisory Extended Through Late Morning
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA — The National Weather Service has extended a dense fog advisory from the far East Bay into the San Francisco Bay north of the Bay Bridge and the East Bay valleys through the late morning today. According to NWS Meterologist Scott Rowe, the regional office in Monterey extende
5 Open Houses For You In The Alameda Area
ALAMEDA, CA — Shopping around for a house online can feel like a somewhat blind process. While listing photos can help, they're no replacement for the real thing. That's why open houses are so handy: No more bumbling around in the dark!
San Mateo County local sports roundup
The Knights knocked off the Colts with an Avery Lee buzzer-beater in the second round of the Alameda High School tournament. Menlo led 42-32 at halftime, but Logan cut the deficit to 53-48 going into the fourth quarter.