OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of truck drivers and their supporters are picketing outside the Port of Oakland over an impending deadline to upgrade their trucks and what they say are long wait times at […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter says he would work as harmoniously as he could with Republicans and Democrats in Congress to secure more federal funding for affordable housing if he were […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Police say a group of workers were robbed at gunpoint at a Habitat for Humanity site where former President Jimmy Carter is scheduled to tour in Oakland. The Oakland Tribune […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A bill that would tack a fee on the purchase of a new mattress in California is heading to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk. The bill passed by lawmakers last week is […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A woman’s body found near a Northern California park last week is that of a missing federal investigator, authorities said Tuesday. The Alameda County Coroner’s office has identified the body as […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in California searched for a missing federal investigator Friday after a parolee was identified as a person of interest in her disappearance. More than 50 local, state and federal investigators […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – A 21-year-old Oakland man is facing murder charges in the fatal shooting of two workers at a Wingstop restaurant. Jamaine Gurley is scheduled to appear in court later Friday after he […]
(AP) – The lanky, charcoal-gray dog with a distinctive, wiry hairdo would stand out in most other animal shelters, but no one gave him a second look on Hawaii’s island of Kauai.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Millions of dollars in financial aid is being unclaimed by California low-income students qualified for college. Only about half of the state’s high school seniors applied for federal and state financial aid last year.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — California assemblywoman Nancy Skinner has introduced a bill that would regulate ammunition sales in the state during a news conference in Oakland on Monday.
Oakland has signed shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima from Japan. He says he signed with the A’s because General Manager Billy Beane is “extremely sexy and cool.” Apparently he saw “Money Ball” and thinks Brad Pitt really […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – San Francisco and Oakland police hope a holiday gun buyback program will get firearms off the street. The Oakland Tribune reports that the buyback on Saturday will offer $200 each for up to three weapons per person.