Kamala Harris: Oakland Native Set To Face Historic Challenges As Vice PresidentMuch has been made of the Kamala Harris biography, from Oakland to the White House. It would be a monumental story at any time, but the Vice President-elect is about to become a historic figure in wildly historic times.
Fatal Shooting Of Man Found In Bay Point Under InvestigationThe fatal shooting of a man found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in the unincorporated community of Bay Point is under investigation.
Webster Tube Closing Overnight For MaintenanceThe Webster Tube connecting Alameda and Oakland will close at 10 p.m. Tuesday for routine maintenance work.
UPDATE: Downed Power Lines Shut Down I-680, Both Directions In Fremont, MilpitasDowned power lines forced the shutdown of Interstate 680 in both directions, in Fremont.
Oakland Car Caravan Drives Home Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr. As A Radical DisrupterOn Monday the nation honored the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a non-violent crusader for civil rights and racial justice but some say his legacy has been whitewashed.
Rock-Wielding Man Goes On Window Smashing Rampage In PittsburgDozens of commercial plate glass windows were smashed in downtown Pittsburg Sunday night, and the police have a suspect in custody.
Hayward Man Arrested After SWAT Standoff At Discovery Bay StarbucksA 29-year-old Hayward man was arrested Monday after a tense standoff at a Discovery Bay Starbucks with a Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department SWAT team.
CHP Activity Cause Major Delays For Traffic On Westbound Bay BridgeThe Oakland Bridge saw massive traffic delays Monday afternoon due to law enforcement activity around the bridge’s toll plaza, the California Highway Patrol said.
UPDATE: Walnut Creek Fire Crews Battle House Fire, Ammo Stored In GarageContra Costa County Fire Protection District crews responded late Monday morning to a residential fire in Walnut Creek, a fire captain said. The fire is believed to be made even more dangerous due to ammunition being stored in the residence's garage.
Oakland Police Investigating Early Morning Fatal ShootingOne person died from a shooting early Monday morning in East Oakland, according to police.
Winds Whip Through Bay Area Hills; Severe Turbulence Warning Issued For Bay Area Flights Powerful winds whistled through the higher elevations of the San Francisco Bay Area early Monday, including a hurricane force gust of 82 mph on Mt. Diablo, triggering a Severe Turbulence warning for holiday flights in and out of the region.
San Leandro Police Find Fully-Loaded AR-15, Clown Mask During Traffic StopA traffic stop Sunday afternoon on eastbound I-580 in San Leandro led to a probable cause search that yielded a fully loaded AR-15 and an "It" clown mask.
2 Shot, 1 Fatally Sunday Morning in PittsburgPittsburg police are studying video surveillance and witness statements in an investigation of the city's first homicide of the year early Sunday morning.
Air District Investigating Flaring At Richmond Chevron That Lit Up The Night SkyFlaring on Saturday night at the Chevron refinery in Richmond is being investigated, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District said.
Attempted Richmond Police Car Stop, Crash Leads To Weapons ArrestsA car that crashed while attempting to evade Richmond police has led to the arrest of three suspects for firearms, warrants and parole violations.