According to police, a group of casual carpoolers were robbed on this sidewalk near Claremont and Hudson in Oakland on September 23, 2013. (CBS)

3 Detained After Oakland Carpoolers Robbed At Gunpoint

Three people have been detained following an armed robbery of casual carpoolers waiting for a ride to work in Oakland.


Crews search for a missing man who may have fallen into a lake at an Oakland Quarry on November 20, 2012. (CBS)

Man Searching For Cat Drowns In Oakland Rock Quarry

A man was found dead early Wednesday morning after drowning in a water-filled rock quarry behind the Rockridge Shopping Center in Oakland Tuesday night, according to an Oakland fire battalion chief.


Crews search for a missing man who may have fallen into a lake at an Oakland Quarry on November 20, 2012. (CBS)

Search Underway For Missing Man In Oakland Quarry

Authorities were searching for a man who may have fallen into a body of water at an old rock quarry behind the Rockridge Shopping Center Tuesday night.


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Oakland City Council Candidate Robbed At Gunpoint

A City Council candidate running to represent Oakland’s District 1 was robbed Wednesday night in Oakland, police said.


Guest Chef restaurant in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Eatery Offers Chefs A Taste Of Restaurant Business

Plenty of good cooks dream about owning their own restaurant. Now, an Oakland eatery is giving them a taste of what the business is like.



Best Holiday One-of-a-Kind Gift Sales

Still doing your holiday gift shopping? Artwork, handmade clothing, and unique gifts abound at December sales throughout the Bay Area. Here’s a short list.


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Suspects In Oakland Burning Body Murder Plead Not Guilty

Two pleaded not guilty Monday to special circumstances murder charges for allegedly beating a 21-year-old Union City woman to death two months ago and then setting her body on fire in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood.


Hassani Campbell missing since 2009. (CBS)

Two Years Later, Still No Sign Of Hassani Campbell

It was two years ago Wednesday that six-year-old Hassani Campbell went missing from a shoe store in the Rockridge area of Oakland and there has been no sign of him since.


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2 Charged With Murder In Oakland Burning Body Case

Two suspected gang members were charged with special circumstances murder Thursday for allegedly brutally beating a Union City woman to death, dumping her body in an upscale Oakland neighborhood and then setting it on fire.

CBS San Francisco–07/21/2011

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2 Arrested In Oakland Mother Burning Body Case

Two men have been arrested in connection with the body burning death of an Oakland mother, police said.

CBS San Francisco–07/20/2011