East Bay Residents Happy To Avoid Planned PG&E Power ShutoffTens of thousands of East Bay residents will be spared the latest PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff, but many were well prepared for it.
Driver In I-80 Fatal Early Morning Crash May Have Fallen Asleep At The WheelA fatal collision on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 early Monday morning may have been caused by drowsines.
Loud Steam Release At Crockett Natural Gas Turbine Plant Prompts Emergency CallsA steam release at a natural gas turbine plant in Crockett produced a loud noise late Monday night that prompted numerous calls to emergency services.
Orinda Halloween Shooting: DA Not Filing Charges, Most Suspects ReleasedContra Costa County prosecutors are not filing charges against the suspects in the Orinda Halloween party shooting at an Airbnb and most of the suspects were released Monday night.
Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department ChangesThe number of African American people involved in traffic stops by Oakland Police has dropped nearly in half since 2016. Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick says this is real progress in the fight against racial profiling, but many in the community say it’s just a numbers game.
Fremont Police Arrest Heavily-Armed Carjacking Suspect, 2 Alleged Accomplices After Robbery AttemptPolice made 3 arrests and found 2 automatic weapons along with a disguise, stashed in a store restroom after a robbery attempt and carjacking in the parking lot of a Fremont shopping center.
DNA On Plastic Spoon Leads To Livermore Man's Arrest For 1997 RapesA Livermore man had been arrested after DNA obtained from a discarded plastic spoon linked him to two 1997 cold case rapes including the sexual assault of a woman as she was walking to a BART station, prosecutors announced Monday.
1 Dead In Early Morning Crash On Eastbound 80 In BerkeleyAll lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley have reopened after a fatal collision early Monday morning.
Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson's Legacy, Compassion Remembered In OaklandLast week, the medical community was stunned by the news that Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson died in his sleep at 60 years of age. Family and friends gathered in Oakland Sunday to reflect on his legacy.
Sheriff: 2 Armed Gang Members Among Orinda Halloween Massacre VictimsTwo armed gang members were among the five people killed during a mass shooting that may have erupted during an altercation between rival gangs inside an Orinda rental home on Halloween night, authorities announced Friday.
Nurses' Union Endorses Sanders As He Pitches Medicare For All In OaklandU.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders outlined his plan to convert the country's health care system to a single-payer system as he accepted the National Nurses United union's endorsement for president in Oakland on Friday.