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December 5, 2013 8:45 pm

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OAKLAND: Nelson Mandela’s death resurfaces memories of his 1990 Oakland visit

December 5, 2013 8:45 pm

Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president, died Thursday at the age of 95, more than two decades after he visited Oakland as part of a U.S. tour to rally support for anti-apartheid efforts.

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Freeze leaves its mark on roads, cars and plants in Walnut Creek

December 5, 2013 8:23 pm

Black ice caused a few scary moments Thursday morning in Walnut Creek. A broken water pipe on Ygnacio Valley Road near the Walnut Creek BART station paired with the freezing temperatures led to a traffic nightmare at the height of the morning commute Thursday. “My wife, we live off Ygnacio Valley and this morning she […]

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World Leaders Remember Mandela for Legacy of Peace, Courage

December 5, 2013 8:19 pm

Moments after South African President Jacob Zuma read the news…

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FOWLER ICE 7PM

December 5, 2013 8:11 pm

FOWLER ICE 7PM

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WALNUT CREEK: Residents wake up to bitter cold, scary roads

December 5, 2013 8:11 pm

Black ice caused a few scary moments Thursday morning in Walnut Creek.

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Hercules neighborhood hit by rash of burglaries

December 5, 2013 8:03 pm

A Hercules neighborhood has been hit by a rash of home burglaries in recent weeks. Police say between November 7th and November 30th cash, jewelry and electronics were stolen from eight homes in one neighborhood. “It’s a lot to have that many clustered in a small area during that short a period of time,” said […]

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Outpouring of support for 2 schoolmates diagnosed with cancer in same week

December 5, 2013 7:24 pm

Two young Pacifica girls both recently diagnosed with cancer are receiving an outpour of support from their community. Bella Hung, 8, and Annika Johnson, 7, are separated by one grade at Cabrillo Elementary School.  The two girls are now undergoing treatment on the same floor at Santa Clara Kieser Hospital. Both girls’ families say they’ve […]

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Community rallies to raise funds for 2 schoolmates diagnosed with cancer

December 5, 2013 7:24 pm

Two young Pacifica girls both recently diagnosed with cancer are receiving an outpour of support from their community. Bella Hung, 8, and Annika Johnson, 7, are separated by one grade at Cabrillo Elementary School.  The two girls are now undergoing treatment on the same floor at Santa Clara Kieser Hospital. Both girls’ families say they’ve […]

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Politicians,Celebrities Take to Twitter Regarding Nelson Mandela´s Death

December 5, 2013 7:18 pm

U.S. President Barack Obama, actor Jamie Foxx and singer and designer Victoria Beckham are among the many celebrities taking to Twitter to express their sorrow after hearing the news of the death of Nelson Mandela. Celebrities and politicians took to Twitter to express their grief after learning of the death of former South African President […]

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