Kamala Harris Kicks Off Presidential Campaign at Oakland RallySen. Kamala Harris, who announced her candidacy on Monday, held a hometown rally in Oakland Sunday afternoon, where she outlined her campaign and introduced herself to the nation.
Residents Protest Plan For Coal Train From Utah To West OaklandResidents lined up at Oakland City Hall Tuesday to rail against a plan to export 3 million tons of coal a year from Utah to an export terminal in West Oakland.
Oakland Schools, City Hall, Federal Building Evacuated Because Of Gas OdorAll Oakland public schools were dismissed Thursday after a strong odor of natural gas spread through the city.
Oakland Police Video Shows Protesters In City Hall, Burning FlagPolice have released surveillance video they say shows Occupy demonstrators breaking into City Hall during the protests in Oakland Saturday night.
Oakland Tries To Recover From Weekend 'Occupy' DamageOakland City Hall reopened Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police.
Occupy Oakland Protesters Shut Down City HallOakland City Hall was shut down Thursday afternoon, after two dozen Occupy Oakland protesters tried to storm the building.
Neighbors Oppose Plan For New Occupy Oakland EncampmentOccupy Oakland leaders announced plans Friday to set up a new encampment in a park and empty lot near 19th Street and Telegraph Avenue but were met with strong resistance by many people who live in the area.
Phil Matier: Oakland's Quick Rebuilding After FirestormThe KCBS and Chronicle Insider says it's astounding how quickly Oakland rebuilt 20 years after the firestorm that killed 25 people and destroyed 4,000 homes and apartments.
Oakland, San Francisco Occupy Movements A Study In ContrastsDual protests in San Francisco and Oakland in sympathy with the Occupy Wall Street movement exude a remarkably different vibe, as city officials differ in their tolerance of protesters' encampments.
Former Cop Pitches Medical Marijuana Products At Oakland ExpoA former law enforcement officer is touting the benefits of medicinal marijuana in Oakland after a broken back back has given him a change of heart.
Tokers To Light Up At Oakland City Hall Marijuana Street FairPot smokers were invited to light up outside Oakland City Hall at the International Cannabis & Hemp Expo.