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Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry walks on the court during a timeout in the second quarter of Game 6 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors Thursday, June 13, 2019, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Raptors Capture First NBA Title, Beat Warriors In Game 6

Toronto Raptors win their first NBA title, beating Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6…
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In this Friday, May 24, 2019 photo a vendor bags psilocybin mushrooms at a cannabis marketplace in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

Oakland Becomes 2nd U.S. City To Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms

Oakland City Council will vote Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to decriminalize the possession and use of entheogenic, or psychoactive, plants and fungi.
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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (Photo credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports)

Oakland Mayor Adds To NBA Finals Bet With Prize of Local Coffee and BBQ

As the Warriors get ready to face the Toronto Raptors in the first game of the NBA Finals on Thursday, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has added some local flavor to her support for the hometown team.
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Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, left, and Klay Thompson celebrate as Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni walks onto the court during the second half of Game 5 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Oakland, Calif.

Kevin Durant Goes Down; Warriors Hold Off Rockets In Game 5

The Golden State Warriors have won plenty of games on the postseason stage without their biggest stars. This time, Kevin Durant went down, and Klay Thompson and company found a way when the Warriors desperately needed it.
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Oakland SideShow Damage (Photo credit: KCBS Radio)

Another Sunday, Another Round of Illegal Sideshows In Oakland

Another spate of illegal "sideshow" activity hit Oakland on Sunday, leaving a delivery truck looted and burned and an AC Transit bus damaged...
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DeMarcus Cousins Presents The 3rd Annual Boogie's Comedy Slam!

DeMarcus Cousins is not only a 4x NBA All-Star, 2x Gold Medalist and NBA’s most dominant big man, but he is also a stand-up comedy junkie. April 11th DeMarcus will be hosting his 3rd Annual “Boogie’s Comedy Slam” and has assembled his own roster of All-Star Comedians to bring to the Bay. Boogie’s...
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April 7, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) and guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrate on the bench during the fourth quarter against the LA Clippers at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Steph Curry Leads Warriors To No. 1 Seed In Western Conference

Steve Kerr sure would like to properly thank the loyal fans at Oracle Arena one more time. In June. With another championship in hand.
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Raging Warehouse Fire In Oakland Seen Around Bay Area (Photo credit: Holly Quan/KCBS Radio)

Raging Warehouse Fire In Oakland Seen Around Bay Area

A warehouse in East Oakland caught fire on Monday morning, emitting a huge plume of smoke that was visible around the San Francisco Bay.
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Daniel Craig, left, presents Mahershala Ali with the award for best performance by an actor in a supporting role for "Green Book" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Mahershala Ali Takes Supporting Actor Oscar For 'Green Book'

Mahershala Ali triumphantly wrapped up this year's award season by winning the best supporting actor trophy at the Academy Awards on Sunday, adding an Oscar to his collection of trophies for his role as a concert pianist in the interracial road trip movie "Green Book."
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Mac & Cheese (Photo credit: Susan Gottberg/Dreamstime)

Vegan Mac and Cheese Festival Returns To Oakland

It's going down this Saturday in Oakland...
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