Oakland Jury Convicts Man Of Sex Crimes Against Two MinorsAn Alameda County Superior Court jury convicted a 33-year-old man of sexually assaulting a boy and a girl.
Michael Bloomberg Bankrolls San Francisco, Oakland Soda Tax CampaignsMichael Bloomberg has contributed millions to garner support for soda taxes in San Francisco and Oakland this election cycle.
Driver Slams Into 2 Oakland Police Cars, Passenger KilledA 27-year-old man died when the car he was a passenger in struck three Oakland police cars and other vehicles early Tuesday morning, according to police.
Tove Lo Announces North American 'Lady Wood' Tour With Bay Area StopThe Swedish singer has announced her European and North American tour dates to support the new album "Lady Wood" due out this Friday...
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.