With one home run, A’s Matt Olson surpasses Barry Bonds, Ken Griffey Jr. on exclusive list

A series against the Houston Astros would typically carry significant weight. With the Oakland A’s eliminated from postseason contention, the Astros snatching their American League West division crown a night before, this final series might seem that it carries little consequence. But players have unfinished business to attend to. One of those players is Matt Olson, […]

Magnitude 3.2 quake shakes East Bay

SAN LEANDRO – A magnitude 3.2 earthquake jostled the East Bay on Friday night. The temblor was reported about 7:15 p.m. nearly 2 miles north of San Leandro, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. Check back for updates. Related Articles Map: 3.4 earthquake near Santa Cruz 3.2 […]

American, other airlines will require employee vaccinations

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue will require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. That’s happening as the Biden administration steps up pressure on airlines to adopt vaccine mandates. A key White House adviser talked about the matter with the CEOs of American, Delta and Southwest, according to people […]