New Industry Study Shows Soda Tax May Not Raise Price Of SodaA new, industry-funded study on Berkeley’s soda tax says it may be having unintended consequences.
Oakland Police Officers Implicated In Sex Scandals Appear In CourtTwo Oakland police officers were in court Friday in separate sex scandal cases.
Water Main Break Causes Havoc In Oakland NeighborhoodCrews are working Friday morning to repair a major water main break in Oakland's Dimond neighborhood that has closed a freeway on-ramp and street and created a huge sinkhole, according to an East Bay MUD.
Black Panthers Look Back At Party's FoundingThe Black Panthers emerged from Oakland 50 years ago, declaring to a nation in turmoil a new party dedicated to defending African-Americans against police brutality.
Sanders Demands Removal From Anti-Soda Tax AdsSenator Bernie Sanders has sent an angry letter to a beverage industry group, demanding his image be removed from Bay Area television ads opposing a soda tax measure on the November ballot in both San Francisco and Oakland.
Oakland Police Officer Arrested On Prostitution, Obstruction ChargesAn Oakland police officer who allegedly warned a sex worker of the location and times of police crackdowns on prostitution was charged Thursday on obstructing justice and prostitution charges.
Thousands Of Baby Toads Heading To Puerto Rico From Oakland ZooThousands of critically endangered baby toads are en route to Puerto Rico from the Oakland Zoo.
Oakland Elders Try To Steer Youth Onto Right Track, Bridge Gap With PoliceThrough expression, compassion and understanding in the African American community, there is hope that dreams deferred can one day become dreams fulfilled.
Oakland Transforms Homeless Camp Into Homeless ShelterOakland is trying a different approach by turning a tent camp into a homeless shelter.
Daughter Of Slain Oakland Officer Works To Defend Cops Amid Anti-Police BacklashWhen an officer is killed in the line of duty, the toll it takes on the force, and the officer’s family can be everlasting.
Man Dies After Exploding Pipe Bomb Inside Oakland Health ClinicA man has died after exploding a pipe bomb inside an Oakland health clinic Tuesday evening.
Oscar Grant Friends, Family Keep His Memory Alive Amid Other Police ShootingsA long list of people have been killed by Bay Area police officers since the 2009 New Year’s Day shooting of Oscar Grant