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Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 12:36 AM PDT

A's Clobber Royals For Third Straight Win Over Champs

A's Clobber Royals For Third Straight Win Over Champs

Judging from the past three days, you wouldn’t know which team at Kauffman Stadium was fighting for its postseason life.

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 08:31 PM PDT

Clutch-Hitting A's Rally to Beat Royals

Clutch-Hitting A's Rally to Beat Royals

Pinch hitter Yonder Alonso delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied past Kansas City 5-4 Tuesday night, another key loss for the Royals.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 08:22 PM PDT

A's Offense Erupts in Rout of Reigning Champion Royals

A's Offense Erupts in Rout of Reigning Champion Royals

The hits came from all directions, up and down the A’s lineup, in the kind of game that even struggling offensive clubs get to savor now and then.

Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 at 04:30 PM PDT

A's Swept by Mariners Despite Rookie's Solid Outing

A's Swept by Mariners Despite Rookie's Solid Outing

The ending could have gone better for the A’s on Sunday, but at this stage of their season, success isn’t judged solely by what the scoreboard reads.

Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 at 04:28 PM PDT

Mariners Rough Up Graveman, Rout A's 14-3

Mariners Rough Up Graveman, Rout A's 14-3

He’s been a steadying force for the A’s rotation in 2016, but Kendall Graveman had an afternoon to forget Saturday.

Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 at 12:00 PM PDT

Long Road to Majors Pays Off For Joey Wendle

Long Road to Majors Pays Off For Joey Wendle

A’s manager Bob Melvin spotted Joey Wendle during batting practice Friday and figured he should relay some important news to the rookie.

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 07:41 PM PDT

A's Rookie Starter Sparkles in MLB Debut, Defeats Angels

A's Rookie Starter Sparkles in MLB Debut, Defeats Angels

Jharel Cotton made things look rather easy in his major league debut Wednesday.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 10:37 PM PDT

Rookie Caps Eighth-Inning Rally to Lift A's Over Angels

Rookie Caps Eighth-Inning Rally to Lift A's Over Angels

Joey Wendle hit a go-ahead single during a three-run eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 on Tuesday night.

Monday, Sep 5, 2016 at 05:09 PM PDT

A's Fall Short in Alcantara's Rough Debut

A's Fall Short in Alcantara's Rough Debut

The Angels outlasted the A’s 10-7 despite an impressive comeback from Oakland, which trailed 8-2 at one point.

Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 at 11:17 PM PDT

Nearly No-Hit, A's Beat Red Sox on Walk-Off

Nearly No-Hit, A's Beat Red Sox on Walk-Off

First the A’s avoided a no-hitter, then they avoided a weekend sweep.

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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.