Big-Rig Driver Sought In Fatal Hit-&-Run Near Port Of OaklandA big-rig driver is being sought after a pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run near the Port of Oakland early Friday morning.
Oakland Homicide Suspect's Amtrak Escape Attempt Ends In Fatal Chicago GunfightAn Oakland homicide suspect's getaway attempt on a cross-country Amtrak train ended with his death in an exchange of gunfire with transit police inside Chicago's Union Station, authorities said Friday.
Cousin Arrested In Oakland Slaying Of Dellmor Brown A 33-year-old Oakland man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his cousin in the 2800 block of Macarthur Blvd. on August 18.
Alameda County Superior Court To Require Mandatory COVID Vaccinations By Nov. 1Alameda County Superior Court officials announced Thursday a new policy requiring all court employees, contractors, interns and volunteers to be fully vaccinated by Nov. 1.
Rangers, Lifeguards Among East Bay Regional Park District Workers To Hold Strike VotePark rangers, lifeguards, and educators among other East Bay Regional Park District workers will decide this coming weekend whether to strike.
Michael Morgan, Longtime Oakland Symphony Conductor, Dead at 63Michael Morgan, longtime conductor and music director for the Oakland Symphony, died Friday, according to symphony officials. He was 63.
COVID: New Report by Oakland Nonprofit Analyzes Struggle of Girls During PandemicGirls and gender-expansive youth collectively faced greater mental health barriers, more caregiving responsibilities and fewer resources during the pandemic, according to a new report released Wednesday from the Oakland-based nonprofit Alliance for Girls.
Former Alameda Deputies Convicted on 11 Felony CountsOn Wednesday, two former Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies, both convicted of assaults against jail inmates, were each sentenced to four years and four months in prison.
COVID: Two Oakland Unified Schools Reporting Dozens of COVID-19 CasesSchool officials in Oakland on Monday confirmed dozens of COVD cases in the Oakland Unified School District.
Gas Leak Prompts Evacuation Orders in Oakland NeighborhoodThe Oakland Police Department asked all residents in the immediate area of 7th and Filbert Streets to evacuate the area due to a gas leak Saturday afternoon.
Shopping Cart DNA Links Suspect To Beating Death Of Oakland Homeless WomanA man has been charged with murdering a homeless woman in Oakland after authorities linked him to DNA found on a metal cart used to attack her.
Students Rising Above: Oakland Scholar, Mom Share Strong BondMost parents hope when a child goes off to college they will hear from them at least once in a while. For Abigail Santiago, calling home is a daily comfort for both her and her family.
Oakland McDonald's Franchise Settles Employee Suit Over COVID-19 Masks Made From Diapers, Coffee FiltersAn Oakland McDonald's has settled a lawsuit by employees who said the owner gave them COVID-19 masks made from dog diapers and coffee filters.
Arrest Made In Oakland Hills Road Rage Hit-&-Run That Was Caught On CameraAuthorities have announced a driver has been arrested arrest in connection with an Oakland Hills hit-and-run and road rage incident that injured a man over the weekend.
COVID: In-Person Learning Resumes For 35,000 Oakland Unified StudentsMore than 35,000 Oakland Unified School District students returned to classrooms Monday after 16 months of distance learning, sporting backpacks and masks.