Debris flattens tires of a dozen cars on I-880

A stray piece of debris on southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland flattened the tires of about a dozen cars early this morning

Oakland: Amtrak train hits car on tracks

An Amtrak train struck a vehicle on the tracks in East Oakland today, an Amtrak spokeswoman said….

Motorcyclist killed in Oakland crash


A person was killed in a crash early this morning, police said.

Citizen shoots 2 armed robbers In Oakland

Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery in which two suspects were shot…

Oakland: Four people injured in shooting

Four people including a 12-year-old and an 8-year-old were injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon…

Oakland: Father, daughter found dead in home

A father and daughter were found dead in a home in Oakland early this morning, a police spokeswoman said…

Missing California woman was federal investigator

Police are asking for the public’s help as they try to locate a missing 50-year-old California woman who worked as a federal investigator….

Oakland father and 1-year-old son fatally shot

A one-year-old baby boy and his father were fatally shot inside a residence in East Oakland early this morning…

Patrons can pay what they want at Oakland theater

To thank moviegoers for their support, patrons of a movie theater in Oakland will be able to pay whatever amount they want this month…

Joe Tuman announces plans to run for Oakland mayor in 2014

College professor and political commentator Joe Tuman announced he will run against Mayor Jean Quan in the 2014 election…