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Homes close to a Starbucks rise in value more quickly
Zillow's number-crunchers release survey that shows home values rise more quickly when the house is close to a Starbucks
(Anda Chu, Bay Area News Group)
Oakland: 16 arrests in gang crackdown
Police said the two East Oakland gangs have been rivals for decades, engaging in killings, shootings and other crimes.
I-580 shooting: Gunman and motive sought
Police still don't have a motive for the shooting, in which a 34-year-old San Francisco man was wounded in the stomach while driving eastbound on Interstate 580 west of the Broadway Auto Row exit in Oakland.
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Jones-Drew announces retirement
Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew, who struggled last season after arriving as a free agent, announced his retirement on Twitter Thursday.
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Cats' complicated communication
Adult cats rarely 'talk' to each, but they can give humans an earful.
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Harrison Ford plane crash injuries 'moderate'; engine failure cited
The “Star Wars” actor crash-landed a small vintage plane on a Venice Beach golf course. Reports say he was taken to a hospital with bloody gashes on his head.