Oakland

Police arrest a carkacking suspect in the area of 78th Ave. and Ritchie St. in Oakland, August 12, 2015. (Oakland Police Dept.)

3 Carjacking Suspects Arrested In Oakland After Police, Victim See Them Driving By

Police pursued three carjacking suspects through an East Oakland neighborhood on Tuesday after seeing the suspects drive by in the stolen car while interviewing the victim, police said Wednesday.

08/12/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Masked Men Kidnap Driver In Oakland During Robbery

Police are still looking for two masked men who kidnapped a driver in East Oakland on Monday night and forced him to take them to the Oakland Hills, police said Wednesday.

08/12/2015

Oakland Raiders fans during the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at O.co Coliseum on November 20, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Gone? John Madden’s Not Ready For That

The writing on the wall seems to be getting more legible, and it spells trouble for Oakland Raiders fans. NFL owners plan to meet in October to hear proposals from cities hoping to build new stadiums to keep their teams from relocating, and Oakland hasn’t been invited.

08/12/2015

Lake Merritt in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Is Nation’s Hottest Rental Market; Up 20 Percent To $1,980 Month For 1 BR

Move over San Francisco, the hottest renter’s market in the U.S. is across the Bay in Oakland.

08/11/2015

Firefighters at the scene of a home in Oakland destroyed by an explosion and fire, August 11, 2015. (Doug Sovern/CBS)

Body Found After Oakland Home Explosion During Eviction Notice Injures 2 Deputies

The body of a person believed to be the target of a home eviction was discovered Tuesday morning after an explosion injured two Alameda County sheriff’s deputies serving the eviction notice at a West Oakland triplex.

08/11/2015

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks to a crowd in Oakland on August 10, 2015. (CBS)

Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Visits Oakland, Receives Nurses’ Union Endorsement

A national nurses union warmly welcomed Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders to Oakland on Monday, along with his message of taxing the wealthy, better health care for all, and free college tuition for students.

08/10/2015

34-year-old Quinn Boyer, a Santa Clara County paramedic, was fatally shot in the Oakland Hills on April 2, 2013. (Family Photo / Bay City News Service)

Prosecutor Pushes For Murder Conviction For Teen Suspects In Shooting Death Of Oakland Paramedic

A prosecutor told jurors Tuesday that there’s enough evidence to convict two teenagers of murder for the shooting death of an off-duty paramedic in the Oakland hills.

08/10/2015

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland: 6 Hurt In 2 Separate Shootings

Six people were injured in separate shootings in downtown and West Oakland Sunday night and early Monday morning.

08/10/2015

Billboard promoting #whoismuhammad. (photo courtesy ICNA via CBS)

#WhoIsMuhammad Billboards In Bay Area, Across U.S. Aim To Raise Awareness About Islam

The Bay Area is part of a nationwide billboard campaign that aims to dispel myths about Muslim Americans called #WhoisMuhammad.

08/08/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Vehicle Crashes Into East Oakland Liquor Store, Possibly Resulting From Sideshow

A vehicle crashed into a building in Oakland Friday evening, possibly as a result of a sideshow in the area, according to a fire dispatcher.

08/07/2015

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