Oakland News

California cat cafe is catnip for feline fans

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Cat lovers in the San Francisco Bay area are pouncing at the chance of spending time with feline company at a new cat cafe…

SF, Oakland voters support increasing minimum wage

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San Francisco and Oakland voters both voted to increase each city’s minimum wage…

Libby Schaaf claims victory in Oakland mayoral election

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Oakland City Councilwoman Libby Schaaf claimed victory in the city’s 15-candidate mayoral race…

Oakland CHP makes 41 arrests during Halloween weekend

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California Highway Patrol officers made 41 arrests in the Oakland area during the Halloween weekend…

Oakland: Five die in homicide since last Saturday

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A man died from gunshot wound Sunday, marking Oakland’s fifth shooting death since last Saturday…

Police make arrest in slaying of Oakland mom

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Oakland police arrested a man in Elk Grove suspected to be responsible for shooting and killing a 30-year-old mother…

Merchandise displayed illegally on sidewalks

Some merchants in Oakland Chinatown display their merchandises illegally on the sidewalks…

Oakland: Woman killed, man injured in shooting

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A woman was killed when she was shot while driving near the Oraco Coliseum in Oakland early Monday morning…

Police seeking suspects in series of armed robberies in Oakland

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The same two men are believed to be responsible for a series of at least four armed robberies in the last week in the area…

Man shot, killed in residential cul-de-sac

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A man was found shot dead in a residential cul-de-sac in East Oakland on Wednesday night, police said today…