Brand new D.C. Public institutes chancellor actually leaves Oakland with spending plan shortfall

Whenever Antwan Wilson was chosen to lead D.C. Public Schools, Mayor Muriel E. Bowser and D.C. Council members touted their success leading the Oakland Unified class District in Ca, including his power to develop “newfound economic security.”
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BART systemwide meltdown after train gets stuck in western Oakland

BART commuters at 12th Street section try to get a hold of a train maneuvering to san francisco bay area. A stuck train at western Oakland BART section had been causing major systemwide delays for riders on Friday morning, officials said. The several thousand commuters stranded …
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NY Giants’ Bieber Boatgate trolls on, while Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans offer QB secret meat

In a meeting in which only three of six quarterbacks inside postseason (Tom Brady, Ben Roethlisberger and Alex Smith) have started in a playoff online game, many eyes will be on a game Saturday that has none: the Oakland Raiders going to the Houston Texans.
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Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans not first to start playoffs with QB dilemmas

Connor Cook is an untested rookie. Brock Osweiler might have a feeling he’s already been here before. The Raiders and Texans square down Saturday in a playoff game that might be called The Quarterback Bowl. As with, both these teams take uncharted roadways making use of their …
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Oakland officials, from the mayor on down, are responsible for the Ghost Ship fire

To the editor: Cities are responsible for the safety of their residents. Enforcing rules on smoke detectors, sprinklers and enclosed stairwells are examples of that. Allowing people to live in unsafe conditions, ignoring the dangers of illegal conversions …
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Over three years, boy, his father and grandfather all killed in one Oakland neighborhood

A man who urged an end to violence in Oakland after gunfire killed his son and grandson as they slept three years ago became a victim himself this week as he drove near a street memorial for his slain family. Melvin Johnson, 39, was shot and killed Tuesday …
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