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Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 03:55 PM PDT

Jharel Cotton Turns in Stellar Effort, A's Power Past Texas

Jharel Cotton Turns in Stellar Effort, A's Power Past Texas

Jharel Cotton pitched seven crisp innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 05:55 AM PDT

Kaep Joins Protest at Oakland High School Football Game

Kaep Joins Protest at Oakland High School Football Game

High school students in the East Bay are following Colin Kaepernick’s lead and helping to shine a light on issues of police brutality and racial inequality in the United States by not standing during the...

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 05:20 PM PDT

Andrus' Two Homers Powers Rangers Past A's

Andrus' Two Homers Powers Rangers Past A's

The Coliseum had never been a friendly place to Yu Darvish, but A’s hitters are very accommodating right now.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 05:00 PM PDT

Gattis, Astros Complete Sweep Over A's at Coliseum

Gattis, Astros Complete Sweep Over A's at Coliseum

It just wouldn’t be an A’s-Astros series without Evan Gattis wreaking havoc.

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 10:30 PM PDT

A's Rally in 10th Comes Up Short in Loss to Astros

A's Rally in 10th Comes Up Short in Loss to Astros

Yes, these are the same A’s hitters that spent a seven-game road trip scoring runs and collecting hits in bunches.

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 10:13 PM PDT

A's Rookie's Solid Outing Spoiled by Bullpen in Loss

A's Rookie's Solid Outing Spoiled by Bullpen in Loss

It was setting up as another triumphant night for the A’s rookies, which has been a theme lately.

Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 at 03:33 PM PDT

Davis Hits Home Run No. 40, A's Take Series From Rangers

Davis Hits Home Run No. 40, A's Take Series From Rangers

The Khris Davis power show continued Sunday as the slugging outfielder blasted two more home runs en route to 40 on the year in the A's 5-2 win over the Rangers in Arlington.

Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 at 08:13 PM PDT

A's Respond, Wallop Rangers in Texas

A's Respond, Wallop Rangers in Texas

Continuing their late-season offensive revival, the A’s walloped Texas 11-2 at Globe Life Park, their third time cracking double-digit runs in six games on this road trip.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 08:42 PM PDT

Madson Blows Save, Rangers Walk off on A's

Madson Blows Save, Rangers Walk off on A's

The Rangers dealt Ryan Madson and the A’s more ninth-inning heartache in Arlington.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 07:43 PM PDT

A's Offense Explodes to Complete Sweep of Royals

A's Offense Explodes to Complete Sweep of Royals

The Royals surely looked forward to capitalizing when the A’s arrived in town for four games. By Thursday night, they couldn’t wait to wave goodbye after Oakland finished off a dominating sweep that likely KO’d...

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Band's Show in Oakland Canceled Amid Threats

Band's Show in Oakland Canceled Amid Threats

A Swedish heavy metal band scheduled to rock the Metro Operahouse in Oakland Saturday night didn't even see the stage.

Bay Area Braces for Two Incoming Storms

Bay Area Braces for Two Incoming Storms

Wet weather lingered on Saturday with parts of the Bay Area experiencing scattered rain, mild temperatures and strong winds.

Scientists Question Using Waste Water From Oil Fields

Scientists Question Using Waste Water From Oil Fields

It’s been done for two decades but after the release of a new report, controversy is building. Should farmers irrigate crops with waste water from oil extraction? Even with recent rains, the demand for water sources is high. About 80 percent of the water used by Californians goes to agriculture. Stephen Stock investigates as scientists call for a halt to the practice until more is known about the chemicals in that water.

Revived by Rally, Trump Turns Back to Governing

Revived by Rally, Trump Turns Back to Governing

One day after delighting in a massive campaign-style rally, President Donald Trump is turning back to the business of governing. Trump, who is spending the weekend at his private club in Florida, plans to spend Sunday interviewing at least four candidates to be his new national security adviser. The meetings come as he seeks to refocus his struggling administration after weeks of tumult. Speaking to reporters on Air Force One Saturday, Trump said he had "many, many that want the job." He also hinted he had a favorite.

Anderson Reservoir Spills Over For First Time in 11 Years

Anderson Reservoir Spills Over For First Time in 11 Years

The Anderson Reservoir, which has hovered around 99 percent of its maximum capacity for the past few days, began to spill early Saturday morning.

Human Remains Found Near Point Reyes Station

Human Remains Found Near Point Reyes Station

Motorists discovered human remains down an embankment near Point Reyes Station on Friday evening, according to a spokesman with the Marin County Sheriff's Office.