A's Let Series Sweep Slip Away With 2-1 Loss To AstrosDoug Fister didn’t have much margin for error, not with Houston managing only two hits—none after the third inning.
Cyclist Shot, Killed Near Lake MerrittA bicyclist was shot and killed near Lake Merritt.
Oakland Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Burning His Puppy AliveA judge sentenced Willie Bee Turner of Oakland for animal cruelty causing death, animal cruelty and arson for setting ablaze his Chihuahua puppy.
6 Injured, 5 Struck By Bullets, In West Oakland Friday-Night ShootingPolice say a possible gang related shooting in Oakland left six people injured, five with gunshot wounds.
Magnitude 2.9 Quake Strikes San Leandro AreaA magnitude 2.9 earthquake struck the East Bay Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Davis Wants To Move Raiders To Vegas; Pledges To Spend $500 MillionRaiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.
Oakland May Require More Local Ownership Of Medical Marijuana DispensariesA proposal to require more local ownership of medical-marijuana outlets in Oakland has taken a step forward.
A's Beat Detroit Tigers 5-1Rich Hill allowed four hits in seven scoreless innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Attorney: Man Who Fatally Shot Two Teen Girls Should Get ManslaughterDiantay Powell's defense lawyer admitted Tuesday that Powell brutally gunned down two teenage girls near Brookdale Park in East Oakland in 2012 but said he should only be convicted of voluntary manslaughter because he had a troubled childhood.
Tigers Snap Losing Streak With 7-3 Win Over A'sMiguel Cabrera hit two home runs, Jordan Zimmermann’s scoreless innings streak ended after center fielder Tyler Collins appeared to direct an obscene gesture at fans and the Detroit Tigers snapped a skid with a 7-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.
Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Into East Bay With 1,500 BikesBay Area Bike Share is planning a major expansion that will eventually add 1,500 bikes and 117 stations in the East Bay.
US Olympic Hoops Team Will Play China In OaklandThe U.S. Olympic men's basketball team will face China in Oakland during a five-game, five-city exhibition tour.