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Man pulled from path of train grateful to his rescuer

The man at the center of a heart-stopping close call at the Coliseum Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station is speaking out. He fell just inches from an oncoming train only to be saved in the nick of time by a BART employee.

Steph Curry, John Legend to join Obama at Oakland event

NBA superstar Steph Curry and singer John Legend will join former President Barack Obama in Oakland, California, later this month for an Obama Foundation initiative, the former President's organization announced Tuesday.

Roger Goodell on blown Saints call: 'Our officials are human'

While he admitted publicly that NFL game officials -- as New Orleans Saints fans would spell it -- "bleaux" a major non-call in the NFC championship game, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said it was not under consideration by him to overturn the game and have it replayed.

Kamala Harris officially launches 2020 presidential campaign

Kamala Harris officially launched her 2020 presidential campaign Sunday in her birthplace of Oakland, promising to be a fighter "for the people" and stating that it is time to restore what she views as the loss of American values under President Donald Trump.

Two arrested in Oakland's deadly Ghost Ship fire

Leaseholder Derick Almena and tenant Max Harris each were charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter in the December fire at Oakland's Ghost Ship warehouse, said Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley.

Oakland clinches Horizon crown in win over Milwaukee

Sherron Dorsey-Walker sank a career-high eight 3-pointers for a career best 28 points and Oakland clinched the Horizon League regular season championship with an 86-75 win over Milwaukee in the season finale on Sunday.

Cubs sweep A's in Oakland

Kyle Hendricks allowed one run over 7 1/3 innings, Kris Bryant and Jorge Soler hit solo home runs, and Chicago completed a three-game sweep of Oakland.