Oakland Apartment Construction Site Arsonist Gets 5 Years In PrisonA man convicted of arson in a fire at a construction site in Oakland has been sentenced to five years in prison.
MLB Commissioner Says Oakland Could Lose A's Unless City Drops Coliseum LawsuitMajor League Baseball's commissioner is warning the city of Oakland to either drop the lawsuit against the A's plans to redevelop the Coliseum site or risk losing the team altogether.
Oakland Rapper Keak Da Sneak Returns Home From Prison With New OutlookOakland rapper Keak Da Sneak, best known for hits like "Super Hyphy" and "Tell Me When To Go" with E-40, is back home. The Hyphy Movement leader is back in the recording studio doing what he loves.
Oakland School Community Protests For Improved Street Safety After Deadly Hit-&-RunTeachers and families in an Oakland neighborhood took their grief to the streets by protesting Friday, three days after a woman was killed by a hit-and-run driver in a school zone.
Oakland Cyclist Killed After Being Thrown From Bike Into TrafficA 24-year-old bicyclist was killed Thursday evening after he hit the open door of a car parked on Fruitvale Avenue and was ejected into traffic, police said.
Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation Of Students At Fremont SchoolStudents at a middle school in Fremont have been evacuated from campus Friday morning following a bomb threat, according to police.
2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt In Richmond Neighborhood ShootingTwo people are dead and a third is in critical condition after a shooting in Richmond Thursday afternoon
Oakland Man Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery Spree Across Northern CaliforniaAn Oakland man has pleaded guilty to being a serial bank robber, committing heists across the Bay Area and Northern California before his arrest earlier this year at a hospital while his wife was giving birth.
New BART General Manager Goes On Listening Tour At StationsNew BART General Manager Robert Powers is traveling to different stations throughout the transit system through the month of October to hear directly from riders.
Abducted Emeryville 4-Month-Old Found Safe On Oakland Street A 4-month-old child, who was strapped into the backseat of a car stolen Wednesday morning in Emeryville, has been found safe on an Oakland street, authorities said.
Oakland Councilmember Pledges Traffic Safety Improvement After Fatal Hit-And-RunAn Oakland city councilwoman on Tuesday pledged to improve traffic safety along a corridor where a hit-and-run driver struck and killed a 45-year-old woman as she walked with her 4-year-old niece.