Alameda

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Oakland Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Assaulting Wife After Overnight Standoff

A man suspected of assaulting his wife was arrested in Oakland Saturday morning after a standoff that lasted nearly 10 hours.

01/24/2015

Crime Scene

Coroner IDs Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Fremont Police On Friday

The Alameda County Coroner has released the identity of a man who was fatally shot by police Friday afternoon after reportedly brandishing a knife at juveniles near a local park.

01/19/2015

Striking healthcare workers walk a picket line outside Kaiser Permanente hospital in Oakland, January 31, 2012. (CBS)

Huge Strike Averted As Kaiser, Nurses Reach Tentative Agreement After Months Of Tense Negotiations

The tentative agreement averts multiple strikes scheduled to begin 7 a.m. Wednesday at Kaiser medical centers throughout the Bay Area including Antioch, Daly City, San Francisco, Oakland, Petaluma, Vacaville, San Rafael and Santa Clara.

01/17/2015

Police Investigation

4 Friday Night Shootings In Oakland Leave Vacaville Man Dead, 5 People Injured

A man was killed in one of four shootings Friday night in Oakland that also left 5 injured, police said Saturday.

01/17/2015

Kingfish Pub Relocation

Classic Old Oakland Dive Bar Kingfish Moved To New Location – Lock, Stock And Shuffleboard

The Kingfish Pub & Cafe, a venerable dive bar in Oakland’s Temescal neighborhood, was moved this weekend from a location on Claremont Ave. to make way for a condominium development.

01/11/2015

Billboard

Alameda County DA Unveils Billboard Campaign Against Child Sex Trafficking

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley launched a public awareness campaign that’s aimed at confronting what she described as an epidemic of human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of children.

01/09/2015

Tina Faelz

Still Professing Innocence, Man Gets 26 Years To Life For 1984 Murder Of His High School Classmate

A man with an extensive criminal history was sentenced to 26 years to life in state prison for fatally stabbing a 14-year-old high school classmate in Pleasanton more than 30 years ago.

01/09/2015

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GRAPHIC: Top Bay Area Counties With The Most Illegal Wood Burning Complaints

As the Bay Area is on track to meet last year’s record of 11 Spare the Air days in a row, neighbors are complaining more than last year about alleged wood burning offenders.

01/08/2015

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

New Report Shows Oakland Employment On The Upswing

The average unemployment rate in Oakland dropped to 9.4 percent in the third quarter of 2014 compared with 11.4 percent in the third quarter of 2013.

01/04/2015

A BART police officer at the Oakland Coliseum station on August 11, 2005. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Armed Suspect Arrested, Weapon Recovered At Oakland’s 12th Street BART Station

An armed suspect was taken into custody at the 12th Street BART station following a brief foot pursuit Thursday evening

01/01/2015

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