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…

Oakland: purse snatching on the rise

The Oakland Police Department is reporting an increase of purse snatching incidents in central Oakland…

Oakland elderly woman killed while driving

An elderly woman was shot and killed while driving through East Oakland Wednesday afternoon…

Oakland: Car plows into Chinatown home

A man crashed into a house in Oakland’s Chinatown Wedesday afternoon, prompting a gas leak and evacuations…

Oakland: 8-year-old girl killed in shooting, 3 injured

An 8-year-old girl was fatally shot and three other victims were injured in East Oakland late Wednesday night…

FBI, IRS serve search warrants at American Indian charter schools

The FBI and IRS are executing search warrants at an Oakland charter school Wednesday evening…

Oakland judge may OK charter school to keep operating

A judge has indicated that he will grant a preliminary injunction that will allow a controversial Oakland charter school to keep operating while it appeals…

Victims robbed and shot at in Oakland

Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Sunday night in Oakland…

Oakland dismisses parking citations on strike day

Oakland officials said parking citations issued during strike will be dismissed…