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Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 10:22 PM PDT

Mariners Muscle Up, Power Past A's

Mariners Muscle Up, Power Past A's

Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz form one of the most dangerous 3-4 combos in any major league lineup. They delivered as advertised Friday night, leading the way in making life miserable for A’s starter Raul...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 10:32 PM PDT

Punchless A's Unable to Play Spoiler Against Mariners

Punchless A's Unable to Play Spoiler Against Mariners

The Mariners kept their slim postseason hopes alive Thursday night with some cooperation from the A’s.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:55 PM PDT

Nightmare Inning Dooms A's as Angels Complete Sweep

Nightmare Inning Dooms A's as Angels Complete Sweep

A healthy Sonny Gray returned to the mound Wednesday night and looked sharp in his one inning of work.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 10:10 PM PDT

Angels Ride 7-Run Fourth Inning to Victory Over A's

Angels Ride 7-Run Fourth Inning to Victory Over A's

Rookie Daniel Mengden surely will carry many lessons with him into this offseason after his first exposure to the majors.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 12:01 AM PDT

A's Waste Another Gem From Rookie Manaea in Loss to Angels

A's Waste Another Gem From Rookie Manaea in Loss to Angels

With the A’s having promoted so many fresh-faced rookies recently, it’s easy to forget how green Sean Manaea still is himself.

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Hundreds of SJ Flood Victims Seek Help at Service Center
Hundreds of SJ Flood Victims Seek Help at Service Center

San Jose residents whose lives were uprooted and homes, cars and belongings were destroyed by a historic flood are now getting a chance to receive free services and thousands of dollars to restore their lives.

Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care
Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care

High turnover rates and a severe social worker shortage are at the center of a new investigation by the Santa Clara County Child Abuse Council looking into the Department of Family and Children’s Services which provides support to more than 1,300 children in the foster system. The investigation comes in response to a series of NBC Bay Area reports exposing serious concerns about severe abuse and even a child’s death following questionable actions at DFCS.

Two Santa Rosa Homicides Appear to Be Related: Police
Two Santa Rosa Homicides Appear to Be Related: Police

Police in Santa Rosa on Saturday conducted two apparently related homicide investigations after two bodies were found in separate homes.

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Do I Need a New Mattress?

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New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump
New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump

When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention. Members of the Democratic National Committee cheered wildly at their gathering in Atlanta on Saturday, forgetting the competitive race that took two rounds of voting — unprecedented in recent memory for either major party.

Orinda Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide Secured
Orinda Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide Secured

A January mudslide in the hills above Orinda threatened the stability of a PG&E transmission tower, but crews have secured the structure.