Oakland

Apartment for Rent Sign
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Matt Bigler
January 22, 2020 - 10:14 am
Oakland's City Council has voted unanimously to ban landlords from performing criminal background checks on would-be renters.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 22, 2020 - 9:42 am
The Oakland A's pitch for a waterfront ballpark became closer to reality after the city council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve an agreement with the port that allows the release of the project's environmental review
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Car found in fatal hit-and-run that killed a mother in front of Oakland middle school
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Bob Butler
January 21, 2020 - 10:14 am
Oakland Police are urging the driver who struck and killed a mother of seven n front of a middle school to turn themselves in.
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Supporters of Moms 4 Housing showed up to block the looming eviction of a group of women and their children who have resided illegally in the Oakland house for weeks.
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Jeffrey Schaub
January 20, 2020 - 12:39 pm
Oakland Mayor, Libby Schaaf, announced on Monday that a deal has been reached to negotiate the sale of the vacant home on Magnolia Street, where several homeless mothers had been living without the permission of the Southern California firm that owns it.
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Scene outside West Oakland home where eviction order was served January 14, 2020
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 14, 2020 - 6:49 am
OAKLAND (KCBS Radio) -- Alameda County Sheriff's deputies, some in riot gear, broke down the door of a home in West Oakland before dawn Tuesday morning, ending the occupation by a group of squatters calling themselves "Moms 4 Housing". Two of the women were arrested, along with a man who was inside...
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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf on Jan. 8, 2020 models an electronic scooter that has been designed for people with disabilities.
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Matt Bigler
January 08, 2020 - 4:22 pm
E-scooters specifically designed for people with disabilities are now available in Oakland.
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Club BNB, which provided space to the Oakland Pride Parade organizers, was forced to close due to a rent increase. The closure has created uncertainty over the parade's future.
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Holly Quan
January 06, 2020 - 10:18 am
The organizers of Oakland's LGBTQ pride parade face an uncertain future as they've lost their headquarters due to increasing real-estate costs.
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Two homeless mothers have been living in this home in West Oakland, although the investment group that owns the property is trying to evict them.
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Matt Bigler
January 06, 2020 - 10:15 am
Census numbers bear out claim by Moms 4 Housing that thousands of homes in the Bay Area are vacant.
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Jonathan Bandabaila, 19, of Oakland, disappeared on May 3, 2019.
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Jennifer Hodges
January 06, 2020 - 9:31 am
The family of Jonathan Bandabaila, an Oakland man who disappeared in May, is now offering $10,000 for information that helps find him.
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Oakland police say they have arrested two suspects who were involved in the death of a Starbucks customer who tried to stop thieves from stealing his laptop in Oakland on Dec. 31, 2019.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 03, 2020 - 3:35 pm
Two alleged laptop thieves were charged with killing a Starbucks customer in Oakland who died trying to stop them from stealing his computer.
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