Oakland Officials Decry Violent George Floyd Protest, Promise Beefed-up ResponseCity leaders on Saturday condemned violent protests overnight that left downtown Oakland in tatters, with more than 70 businesses vandalized, looted or both.
Oakland George Floyd Protest: At Least 18 Arrested, 6 Officers Injured; Walgreens, CVS Looted During Violent Rampage Hours of violence that followed a peaceful demonstration demanding justice for George Floyd has left at least 18 people in custody early Saturday, six Oakland police officers recovering from their injuries and a downtown Walgreen and CVS pharmacy in shambles after they were looted.
Oakland George Floyd Protest Turns Angry As Marchers Block Freeway, Start LootingAfter marching peacefully through the streets of Oakland earlier Friday evening, a protest turned disruptive and destructive as activists took their demonstration against the in-custody police death of George Floyd onto the I-880 freeway before lighting fires and looting downtown.
Broadway Actor, Director, 'Annie' Lyricist Martin Charnin Dies at 84Martin Charnin, who made his Broadway debut playing a Jet in the original "West Side Story" and went on to become a Broadway director and lyricist who won a Tony Award for the score of "Annie," has died.
Go Behind-The-Scenes, Onstage, Backstage With The Stars Of 'Hamilton'After months of mystery, SHN Orpheum Theatre opened its doors and invited KPIX 5 anchor and #1 Hamilton Fan Michelle Griego for a tour onstage and backstage, and a look inside ‘The Room Where It Happens,’ literally.
Brake-Slamming BART Turn In Oakland Is The Result Of An Old Political FavorThe tight, brake-slamming BART turn beneath the streets of downtown Oakland is the result of a 1960s political favor that changed BART's original design.
72nd Annual Tony Awards: The Complete List Of NomineesIt's time to find out which plays, musicals, casts, and crew members are nominated for a coveted brass medallion statue at the 72nd Annual Tony Awards, which will be hosted by Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban.
‘Harry Potter And The Cursed Child’ Garners 10 Tony Award NominationsIn the final scene of the last “Harry Potter” movie, Harry, Ron, and Hermione send their children off to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry – and that’s where the new Broadway play “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” picks up.
Broadway Brawls Erupt In San Francisco's North BeachBusiness owners along Broadway street in San Francisco's North Beach are once again upset after surveillance video captured a series of fights and people running for cover from gunshots.
Cher Musical Is Headed to Broadway“We have been discussing this musical for 10 years,” Cher said in a statement. “It’s exciting and scary.”
Acclaimed Singer And Actress Barbara Cook Has Died At 89Cook, whose shimmering soprano made her one of Broadway's leading ingenues and later a major cabaret and concert interpreter of popular American song, has died...
Cyndi Lauper To Write 'Working Girl' Broadway Musical“I love the film, and its story about a woman’s very unconventional road to success in the ’80s is something I know a lot about,” Lauper said.
'Aladdin' Star James Monroe Iglehart Switches To 'Hamilton'Iglehart is trading in his genie bottle for a place in American history onstage...
Tony Awards Show Returns To Radio City Music HallThe Tony Awards are going back to their old — and much larger — stomping grounds...
Hillary Clinton Cheered At Broadway's 'The Color Purple'According to theater-goers, the Clinton's got several rounds of applause...