Prosecutors Deliver Closing Arguments In Deadly Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire TrialAn Alameda County prosecutor told jurors on Monday that criminal negligence on the part of Ghost Ship warehouse master tenant Derick Almena and creative director Max Harris was a substantial factor in the deaths of 36 people at a music party at the Oakland building in 2016.
Oakland Cops Shut Down Illegal Rave Party Months Before Deadly Ghost Ship BlazeAn Oakland police officer testified Tuesday that he shut down an illegal rave party at the Ghost Ship warehouse about 21 months before a fire during an illegal music concert at the Oakland facility killed 36 people.
Defense Rests In Ghost Ship Trial After Final Day Of Almena TestimonyA major chapter in the Ghost Ship trial ended Thursday with the defense resting their case after a final day of testimony from one of the defendants.
GHOST SHIP TRIAL: Almena Becomes Combative During Cross ExaminationAfter two days of emotional testimony, Ghost Ship warehouse master tenant Derick Almena became combative with prosecutors during their cross examination Wednesday morning.
Mother Of Ghost Ship Fire Victim Outraged Over Almena TestimonyGhost Ship Fire defendant Derick Almena returned to the stand Tuesday morning, offering more testimony that pointed an accusing finger at the city Oakland for the fatal warehouse fire.
Emotional Ghost Ship Warehouse Defendant Almena Breaks Down On The StandThe most anticipated moment of the Ghost Ship warehouse fire trial happened Monday afternoon, when master tenant Derick Almena took the stand and gave emotional testimony.
Derick Almena's Wife Takes Stand In Oakland Ghost Ship Fire TrialMicah Allison, the wife of the Ghost Ship defendant Derick Almena testified in Alameda County Superior Court Tuesday, suggesting an Oakland Fire Department arson investigator lied on the stand.
Prosecutors Cross-Examine Ghost Ship Fire Trial Defendant Max HarrisOn day two in the Ghost Ship warehouse fire trial, on the stand Max Harris was getting grilled by the prosecution in cross-examination, but opinions are mixed on how Harris was doing.
Defense Attorneys Trying To Shift Blame For Deadly Fire In Ghost Ship TrialAttorneys for Derek Almena and Max Harris, the two men being held responsible for the deaths of 36 people, are trying to show that others also played a significant role in the tragedy.
Overnight Fire Breaks Out At Antioch WarehouseFire crews are on the scene of a 1-alarm fire at a warehouse in Antioch early Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.
Sonoma Warehouse Fire Triggers Shelter-In-Place OrderA two-alarm fire at a warehouse in Sonoma Tuesday afternoon triggered a shelter-in-place order for the area around Eighth Street.
2-Alarm Fire Destroys Warehouse Near Oakland ColiseumA massive fireball erupted at an Oakland warehouse storing painting equipment early Tuesday, turning the building located in East Oakland near the Coliseum into a pile of smoldering debris.
Overnight Fire Destroys San Jose WarehouseAn investigation is underway after a two-alarm fire broke out in a warehouse in San Jose early Friday morning.
Bay Area Music Community Shattered By Loss From Oakland FireWith a number of local musicians and DJs listed among the fatal victims and missing in the wake of the Oakland Ghost Ship fire, the Bay Area music community has been shaken to its core.
Bay Area Sports Teams Raise Funds After Oakland Fire TragedyThe three main sports teams in Oakland on Saturday all participated in a fundraising push to help the victims of those lost in the tragic Oakland warehouse fire that claimed the lives of at least nine people Friday night.