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    Kron 4′s tech reporter Gabe Slate sweepstakes: Yamaha EPH-M200 Earphones

    By KRON 4 Staff

    KRON 4’s tech reporter Gabe Slate (@gabeslate) is holding a new sweepstakes. These are High-performance Earphones with a Remote and Mic. The Yamaha EPH-M200 are the world’s first earphones with sound tubes made from highly flexible beta-titanium material Full Article

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    SF Giants Official 2014 World Series Film

    By KRON 4 Staff

    The Official 2014 World Series Film provides a comprehensive Fall Classic storyline with bonus material that includes highlights, exclusive access and interviews, and breathtaking footage captured during the Postseason run of one of the longest-established professional baseball franchises in MLB Full Article

  • Plaid Friday

    Plaid Friday

    By KRON 4 Staff

    On November 28, for the sixth consecutive year, the Lake Merritt/Uptown & Downtown Oakland Community Benefit Districts will join the City and other local organizations to encourage residents, commuters and visitors to support local small businesses by shopping in Oakland Full Article

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    Run Wild

    By KRON 4 Staff

    Kick-off your holiday season with KRON 4 at Crissy Field. Join us on Sunday, November 30th for Run Wild - San Francisco. Thousands of runners in Santa hats, tons of toys for the San Francisco Firefighters toy program, and the Full Article

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    Enter to win the Doobie Brothers’ “Southbound” CD

    By KRON 4 Staff

    The Doobie Brothers are one of America’s greatest rock bands of all-time. The group has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide throughout their five decade career, which is not slowing down anytime soon. The Doobie Brothers, in conjunction Full Article

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    Explosion Reported at Motel 6 in Belmont

    By Molly Martinez

    BELMONT (BCN)- Police say reports of an explosion at a Motel 6 in Belmont are unfounded but that nearly a dozen people inside the building are being treated for exposure to chemical odors. San Mateo County fire crews were Full Article

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    Antioch Shooting Victim Identified

    By Molly Martinez

    ANTIOCH (BCN)--The man shot dead in front of a gym in Antioch last week has been identified as 32-year-old Cordell Flucas Jr. of Bay Point, a Contra Costa County coroner's deputy said today. Flucas was gunned down outside of Full Article

  • mancini holiday web

    Mancini’s Holiday Season Sweepstakes

    By KRON 4 Staff

    For over 43 years Mancini's Sleepworld has been offering quality and value and with the Sleepworld Design's New Visco Collection the Legacy continues. Our Visco Memory Foam mattresses are all about pressure relief and proper spinal support. Features: Stretch Knit Full Article

  • Hercules web

    Enter to win “Hercules” on Blu-ray & a Grand Prize for (1) Bowflex MAX Trainer M5 & Dumbbells

    By KRON 4 Staff

    Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord. Your contest entry will also submit your Full Article

  • Tim-Blixseth

    Former Billionaire Questioned Under Oath About Squandered Funds

    By Molly Martinez

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - Former billionaire Tim Blixseth was forced to answer questions under oath about what happened to his fortune after creditors accused the Yellowstone Club founder of hiding assets. Blixseth was questioned over several hours during a debtor's Full Article

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    Concord Elementary School Put on Lockdown

    By Molly Martinez

    CONCORD (BCN)--A Concord elementary school was briefly placed on lockdown this morning as police searched for a man who fled from a stolen vehicle. The incident was initially reported at 9:21 a.m. as a suspicious vehicle in Full Article

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    Mission Bank Robber Remains at Large

    By Molly Martinez

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) --A man who robbed a bank in San Francisco's Mission District Friday morning remains at large, according to police. The robbery took place on the 2000 block of Mission Street, right near the 16th Street BART station Full Article

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    Car Crash on Highway 880

    By Molly Martinez

    OAKLAND (BCN)--A solo car crash has reportedly left a driver with major injuries and is blocking several lanes in both directions on Interstate Highway 880 near the O.co Coliseum in Oakland, a California Highway Patrol officer said. The Full Article

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    Police Seek Help in Finding Woman Last Seen Friday

    By Molly Martinez

    SAN JOSE (BCN)-San Jose police said today they are seeking the public's help in locating a woman who has been missing since Friday. Nelly Aguilar Santoyo-Hernandez, 39, was last seen around 7 p.m. Friday at the MetroPCS Store Full Article

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    Ex San Bernardino Cop Gets 25 Years in Prison for Sexual Assaults

    By Molly Martinez

    RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - A former San Bernardino policeman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for forcing prostitutes to perform sex acts while he was in uniform. Jose Jesus Perez was sentenced Monday in Riverside federal court for Full Article

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    Is Gambling in the Cards for the City of Milpitas?

    By Molly Martinez

    MILPITAS (BCN)-- On Nov. 4 voters in Milpitas will decide whether to allow a large card room within the city that some officials argue would provide tax money for badly needed services but opponents warn would increase crime and Full Article