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Banking on Coal in Oaklandnew

Records show that a secretive plan to ship coal through the Port of Oakland is being driven by a company that wants to massively expand its coal mining operations in Utah and by a public official who stands to profit personally.
East Bay Express  |  Darwin BondGraham  |  08-18-2015  |  Energy

Is an Oakland Port Strike Looming?new

Workers contend that it's unfair for the Port of Oakland to demand more concessions at time when the agency enjoys a financial surplus.
East Bay Express  |  Darwin BondGraham  |  09-05-2012  |  Business & Labor

Homeless on the Baynew

A growing number of homeless people are taking up illegal residence on off-anchor boats -- and some say their presence is causing increased environmental pollution and crime.
East Bay Express  |  Amina Waheed  |  03-14-2012  |  Homelessness

Fishin' for Evildoers on the Pacific Coastnew

The Alameda County Sheriff's Department believes it is the only county agency in the nation that defends its residents with a fully manned antiterrorist gunboat.
East Bay Express  |  Justin Berton  |  09-26-2005  |  International

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