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Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 10:22 PM PST

New A's Ballpark Would Put Bird Mecca at Risk: Expert

New A's Ballpark Would Put Bird Mecca at Risk: Expert

Concerns continue to pile up regarding the Oakland A's projected site for a new ballpark, and the latest involves birds.

Sunday, Oct 29, 2017 at 08:34 AM PDT

Athletics Catcher Maxwell Arrested in Arizona on Gun Charge

Athletics Catcher Maxwell Arrested in Arizona on Gun Charge

Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell has been arrested in Arizona after a food delivery person alleged he pointed a gun at her. Maxwell was the only player in Major League Baseball to take a knee this...

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017 at 02:55 PM PDT

Mengden Mows Down Rangers, A's End 2017 on High Note

Mengden Mows Down Rangers, A's End 2017 on High Note

The A's 2017 season ended with plenty of reasons for optimism as Daniel Mengden dominated the Rangers in a 5-2 road win Sunday in Texas.

Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 10:52 PM PDT

A's Winning Streak vs Rangers Ends at Seven

A's Winning Streak vs Rangers Ends at Seven

Raul Alcantara’s scoreless streak as a starter came to a halt Friday night, as did the A’s winning streak against the Rangers.

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 at 08:09 PM PDT

Manaea Solid as A's Top Rangers in Opener of Final Series

Manaea Solid as A's Top Rangers in Opener of Final Series

The A's continued to play solid all around to round out the season and took down the Rangers 4-1 on the road Thursday night in Texas.

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NBC Bay Area Makes Donation To Forgive $1.5M in Medical Debt
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Watch the Olympic Figure Skating Exhibition Gala
Watch the Olympic Figure Skating Exhibition Gala

Figure skating at the Pyeongchang Games officially comes to an end with the exhibition gala, where top skaters will perform pieces that showcase their gold-medal winning talent.

3 to Watch: Los Gatos Bobsledder Competes in 4-Man Finals
3 to Watch: Los Gatos Bobsledder Competes in 4-Man Finals

One of the iconic moments for Team USA in these PyeongChang Olympics was Jessie Diggins pushing down the stretch during the women’s team sprint to earn America’s first-ever cross country gold medal. So it’s...

By the Numbers: A Curling Conquest, Big Air Stunner
By the Numbers: A Curling Conquest, Big Air Stunner

The team of “rejects” made curling history for the United States, a surprise win in big air’s Olympic debut, and a squirrel flirted with death on the slopes. Here are the Pyeongchang Games by the numbers: