Sierra highway car accident kills 4 inlcuding 2 children

Authorities say two children were among four people killed when a car collided with a minivan on a rural Northern California highway…

Oakland’s 110th homicide this year ties 2011 total

The fatal shooting of a 33-year-old man in Oakland has bought this year’s homicide tally to 110, tying the city’s mark last year…

Man who died while looking for his cat identified

A man who was found dead in a water-filled rock quarry behind an Oakland shopping center after he went looking for his cat…

Oakland pedestrian struck and killed by Amtrak train

A person was struck and killed in East Oakland by an Amtrak train en route to Sacramento Tuesday evening, officials said…

Strike disrupts activity at Port of Oakland

Striking custodial and maintenance workers in California have disrupted activity at the Port of Oakland…

Oakland foreclosure fair to help troubled homeowners

Oakland residents with questions about foreclosure and alternatives such as loan modification can get answers Monday at a free Housing and Foreclosure Prevention Clinic…

News citizens are sworn in & vote

More than 1,200 people swear in today as U.S. citizens in Paramount Theatre in Oakland and they can register to vote immediately…

E.Bay Chinatown travel agency alleged fraud

A travel agency in Oakland Chinatown is allegedly involved in a fraud case which has at least 8 victims. The amount of money lost is over $30,000…

Occupy Oakland: Anniversary protest

The City of Oakland and its Police Department are fully aware of the planned Occupy Oakland protest on Thursday, and they are prepared for whatever comes of it…

23 years after Loma Prieta quake

The US Geological Survey’s studies show that within the thirty years beginning 2007, there is a 63% chance…