Brentwood Juvenile Allegedly Stabs Father To Death During ArgumentA Brentwood juvenile was in custody and his father dead after a verbal altercation turned deadly on Saturday morning, authorities said.
COVID: Pleasanton Restaurants Defy Extended Stay at Home Order As Bay Area ICU Capacity Drops To 3%The streets of downtown Pleasanton were relatively quiet Saturday night, but some people were out and about patronizing restaurants that are pushing back against the local and state COVID stay-at-home rules in order to survive.
Oakland Police Launch Internal Investigation Into Alleged U.S. Capitol Takeover Social Media PostsThe Oakland Police Department has launched an internal investigation into "allegations that current employees may have been involved on social media accounts that contain objectionable or offensive content."
Good Samaritan Killed, Six Injured In Horrific Early Saturday Morning 880 CrashA Good Samaritan, who pulled over on 880 in San Leandro to aid six victims injured in a horrific crash early Saturday, was killed when they were struck by another vehicle, authorities said.
Early Saturday Morning Fire Destroys Emeryville Home; One Person HospitalizedOne person was hospitalized Saturday after an early morning fire raced through an Emeryville home, authorities said.
Oakland Restaurant Week Expands to Include Local Businesses Struggling Amid PandemicIt’s Restaurant Week in Oakland but this year it’s unlike any other. For businesses that are struggling to survive, the event is more like a lifeline to keep their doors open.
Driver Killed In Wrong-Way Head-On Crash On Interstate 80 In PinoleA 46-year-old Vallejo man died early Friday morning following a head-on crash on Interstate Highway 80 near Pinole Valley Road caused by a wrong-way driver, the California Highway Patrol said.
COVID: Golden Gate Fields To Re-Open After OutbreakGolden Gate Fields plans to reopen for live racing on Jan. 15 after being closed for over a month due to a COVID-19 outbreak.
Federal Agency Rejects Berkeley Resident’s Petition to Recall TeslasThe U.S. government's auto safety agency rejected a request Friday to investigate unintended acceleration in Tesla electric vehicles, saying the acceleration was caused by drivers pushing the wrong pedal.
Bay Area Social Justice Activist Calls Out Discrimination in Capitol Police Riot TacticsIn the Bay Area, local activists can’t stop thinking about how the law enforcement response at the U.S. Capitol would’ve been very different if it had been a Black Lives Matter protest.
Facing Cutbacks, Oakland Police Chief Says Officers Will Prioritize Violent CrimeOn Thursday, Oakland's interim police chief warned of tough choices ahead for her department due to looming budget cuts.
COVID: Martinez Council Pursues Small Business Microgrants, Backs Cap On Food Delivery FeesA microgrant program to help Martinez small businesses and offering support for a Contra Costa County-wide cap on what food delivery services like DoorDash and GrubHub are among the measures Martinez leaders hope to approve this month.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Disavow 'Reprehensible' Statements By Former Officer Who Marched On Capitol HillThe Oakland Police Department on Thursday condemned the words and actions of a former officer who said he participated in the march on Capitol Hill in Washington that ended in rioting and violence.
Alameda County Sheriff Seeks Help Finding Runaway San Lorenzo Teen GirlThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office on Thursday asked for the public's help finding a teenage girl from San Lorenzo who has been missing for about two weeks.
'Infuriating' And 'Embarrassing' - Oaklanders Express Dismay Over Capitol Siege By Trump-Incited MobThe quiet reflection of Lake Merritt is where many Oaklanders came to process their feelings over Wednesday's siege at the U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump.