Police: Newark Man Plotted Kidnap, Rape Of Multiple WomenPolice in Walnut Creek on Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect in a frightening attempted kidnapping with intent to rape case who had plans for additional attacks, according to authorities.
Man Injured In Newark Fire That May Have Been Intentionally SetFire and police investigators are looking into the cause of a single-alarm fire Wednesday in Newark that sent one person to the hospital and may have been intentionally set.
Civil Rights Attorney Takes Case Of Man Fatally Shot By Deputy After Danville PursuitThe family of a man fatally shot by a Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy after a police pursuit in Danville two weeks ago has retained the services of civil rights attorney John Burris, who specializes in representing victims of police violence.
Body Of Elderly Woman Found In Car As Officers Investigate Separate IncidentAn elderly woman was found dead this afternoon in a car that had rolled off of eastbound Highway 84 just east of the Thornton Road intersection, the California Highway Patrol said.
Saudis Invest $1B In Newark-Based Electric Car Firm Lucid MotorsSaudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund invested $1 billion Monday in an American electric car manufacturer just weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk earlier claimed the kingdom would help his own firm go private.
Newark Group Gives Warm, Personal Quilts To North Bay Fire SurvivorsA Newark quilters group helps survivors of the North Bay fires, who in many cases have lost everything, by giving them personal quilts to help keep them warm.
Driver Seriously Injured In Newark Amtrak Train CollisionA motorist was seriously injured Sunday morning when a minivan crashed into an Amtrak train on Cedar Boulevard, according to the Alameda County Fire Department.
Antioch Man May Lose Hand After Fireworks ExplosionAn Antioch auto shop worker, who discovered a discarded firework in a Dumpster, suffered severe injuries to his hands when the device exploded
Person Of Interest Sought In Attempted Arson At Union City PreschoolAuthorities are asking for the public's help finding a person of interest connected to an attempted arson incident that targeted an East Bay school.
East Bay Tech Company Fined For H1-B Visa ViolationsThe Labor Department said information technology provider Cloudwick Technologies Inc. underpaid the employees hired from India who obtained special highly skilled worker visas.
Man Shot to Death Late Friday Night in NewarkPolice are investigating a Friday-night shooting in Newark that left a man dead.
Warriors Coach Kerr Promotes Gun Control At Newark High SchoolWarriors head coach Steve Kerr teamed with a Bay Area legislator on Monday to make a plea at an East Bay high school for tougher gun laws.
Fallen Tree Snaps Gas And Water Lines In Newark
5 Puppies Among 7 Dogs, 2 Adults Rescued From Newark House FireFirefighters rescued two people and seven dogs, including five puppies, after a fire broke out at a Newark home late Wednesday afternoon.
Witness Describes Chaos, Screams Aboard United Jet On FireOakland's Portia Dixon was just settling in for a transcontinental flight back to the Bay Area when her world turned upside down.