Oakland Building Lacked Smoke Detectors, Extinguishers Prior To Fatal FireFire inspectors visited an Oakland building three days before a blaze ripped through it, killing at least three people.
3 Dead In Huge Fire At Oakland Apartment Building, 1 Still MissingAt least three people were killed in a four-alarm fire that quickly swept through an Oakland residential building early Monday, forcing firefighters to make numerous rescues.
Toppled Power Pole Disrupts BART ServiceBART service was halted Monday morning through the Transbay Tube to and from San Francisco after a power pole toppled near the West Oakland station, draping a high-intensity line across the track
Goodell Letter Offers Little Hope To Raiders FansA letter from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf offered little hope for Raiders fans attempting to derail the team's proposed move to Las Vegas.
Raiders Fans, Mayor Schaaf Team Up For Last 'Hail Mary' Rally To Keep Team In OaklandOakland Raiders fans and city leaders, including the mayor, turned out for a rally to keep their beloved team from moving to Las Vegas
Oakland Joins Lawsuit Challenging Trump Order On Sanctuary CitiesThe city of Oakland this week joined dozens of other cities and counties around the country in filing a "friend of the court" brief supporting a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to deny federal funds to sanctuary cities.
Western States Pledge To Resist Trump Rollback Of Power Plant Pollution LimitsThe Clean Power Plan aims to curb carbon dioxide pollution from U.S. power plants, but President Trump is expected to try to roll it back.
Vegetarian Burger Company Plants Roots In OaklandIt's been called the most "real" tasting vegetarian hamburger yet, and pretty soon, Impossible Foods will be making its patties in Oakland.
Oakland Hills Resident Spur Action On Potholes With Spray PaintTwo neighbors worried about dangerous potholes in the Oakland hills are taking the initiative.
Noisy Bay Area Post-Punk Band Plays Local ShowsBay Area noise-punk trio Porch brings its heavy sounds to local stages for two shows this week in Pacifica and Oakland.
Oakland Bans Hiring Discrimination Based On Past Cannabis UsePast non-work-related cannabis use will no longer be a reason to discriminate against applicants in the hiring process for the city of Oakland.
One Dead, One Injured In Horrific 580 Crash In Oakland One person was dead and a second seriously injured in a horrific multiple vehicle crash early Wednesday on Highway 580 in Oakland.