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East Oakland injury shooting under investigation

OAKLAND — Police were at the scene of an apparent injury shooting after a vehicle collision in an East Oakland neighborhood Monday afternoon, authorities said. Just before 3:30 p.m, police responded to reports of a collision near MacArthur Boulevard and Parker Street in the city’s Eastmont Hills neighborhood. When officers arrived, they found a vehicle […]

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Bubble Watch: California house prices hit record high 4 months in a row

“Bubble Watch” digs into trends that may indicate economic and/or housing market troubles ahead. Buzz: California house prices hit their fourth consecutive record high after a 17.6% year-over-year gain. Source: California Association of Realtors The Trend The median sales price for an existing single-family house in California was $712,430 in September vs. $605,680 a year […]