Oakland Zoo Celebrates National Bison Day
Oakland Zoo, in partnership with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and zoos across the country, is celebrating North America?s largest land mammal, the buffalo, otherwise known as the American bison. (PRWeb October 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12290884.htm
CHORI Scientists Identify Key Factor in the Relationship Between Diet, Inflammation and Cancer
A team of Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland (CHORI) researchers has found that a category of lipids known as sphingolipids may be an important link in the relationship between diet, inflammation and cancer. In a paper published online this week in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, Dr. Julie Saba, MD, PhD and her team provide evidence that a sphingolipid metabolite called ...
Community Bank of the Bay Announces 66% Increase in Net Income for the 2014 Third Quarter
Jose Canseco?s Finger Recovering After Surgery Following Gun-Cleaning Accident
Police said the former Oakland Athletics outfielder said he was cleaning his gun in the kitchen when it fired, shooting a finger on his left hand.
Chargers Rally Past Raiders 31-28
Branden Oliver and Philip Rivers spoiled Oakland's fresh start to the season.
Warriors lock up Barnes, Ezeli through 2015-16
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Golden State Warriors exercised their fourth-year team contract options on forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli for the 2015-16 campaign.
Grades: Raiders Can?t Hold On In 4th Vs. Chargers
The 2014 Oakland Raiders cam every close to getting their first win of the season on Sunday. In fact, they held the lead in the second half for the first time all season. But in the end, the San Diego Chargers' offense was too much for the Silver & Black's defense, and the Chargers escaped with a 31-28 victory over the Raiders.
Raiders Offense Needs To Stay Wide Open Going Forward In 2014
In Week Six, the Oakland Raiders' offense set season-high marks in total yards, passing yards and rushing yards. If this is Interim Head Coach Tony Sparano's plan for staying competitive with a bad defense, it's not necessarily a bad plan. Rookie quarterback Derek Carr had his best game of the year against San Diego, and the sky is the limit for the youngster going forward this 2014 season.
Jose Canseco Accidentally Shoots Himself In Hand Inside Las Vegas Home
Reddon says the former Oakland Athletics outfielder told police he was cleaning his gun in the kitchen when it fired, shooting a finger on his left hand. He was taken to University Medical Center of Southern Nevada.
Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce Hosted Successful Luncheon Highlighting Education and Business
Newly appointed President and CEO of the Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce, Spencer Gillette and the Board of Directors were joined for its 12 Annual Luncheon by U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Lee, CA Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, Oakland Deputy Mayor Sandré R.