The number of teenagers coming into hospital emergency rooms for issues related to alcohol consumption nearly quadruples on New Year’s Day.
As the holidays start to wind down in the Bay Area, things are starting to heat up at some recycling centers.
UPDATE: A judge has sentenced a white former BART police officer to two years in prison in the shooting death of an unarmed black man on an Oakland train platform.
Oakland police are coordinating with other law enforcement agencies to prepare for possible protests after former BART police Officer Johannes Mehserle is sentenced in Los Angeles on Friday morning.
Mehserle was videotaped shooting an unarmed passenger on the Fruitvale platform on New Year’s Day 2009.