Oakland

Oakland Athletics set Coliseum attendance record

<b>OAKLAND</b> — After a pregame ceremony honoring the Oakland Athletics’ 1989 World Series team, it took a few innings for the Oakland Coliseum to fill in …

Baseball

A’s take last game to win Bay Bridge Series with Giants

A particularly lively Bay Bridge Series concluded Sunday in Oakland with another big crowd and the A’s and Giants trading late runs and going into extra innings for the second game in a row.<p>After Andrew McCutchen gave the Giants the lead with a solo homer in the eighth, Khris Davis tied it up with …

Baseball

Artemis Rowing Fall Registration Now Open - Albany, CA Patch

Come row with Artemis Rowing! Competitive and recreational youth rowing programs for grades 6 - 12. Register Now! Scholarships available. Practice …

Alameda

Evacuation ordered as wildfire threatens homes near Kelseyville

Griffith Park (Los Angeles), 1933<p>Tunnel Fire (Oakland Hills), 1991<p>Tubbs Fire (Sonoma County), 2017<p>Cedar Fire (San Diego County), 2003<p>Rattlesnake Fire (Glenn County), 1953<p>Loop Fire (San Diego County), 1966<p>Hauser Creek, (San Diego County), 1943<p>Inaja Fire (San Diego County), 1953<p>Iron Alps Complex …

California

A's expecting largest crowd in Oakland Coliseum history

This place will be LOUD! Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports<p>The Oakland Athletics will make history on Saturday night. When they face off against the San …

Oakland Athletics

Woman found fatally shot in East Oakland

OAKLAND — A woman was found fatally shot in East Oakland Friday night, police said Saturday.<p>Police were trying to confirm the woman’s identity but …

Crime

Woman Found Fatally Shot in Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Police in Oakland Saturday morning are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Friday night.<p>Officers with the Oakland police …

Oakland

Saturday's Battle of the Bay game sold out at Oakland Coliseum

- Saturday's Oakland Athletics game at the Oakland Coliseum is sold out in what is projected to be the largest single-game crowd in major league …

Oakland Athletics

Bay Bridge parks project officially greenlit, new sketches released

The Bay Conservation and Development Commission officially approved a plan on Thursday to turn parts of the old Bay Bridge into public parks.

San Francisco

Santa Clara police investigate man found dead in park

Santa Clara Police are investigating the case of a man found dead in Central Park on Kiely Boulevard Friday morning, authorities say.<p>NBC BayArea said …

Santa Clara County

Mayor Calls OPD Bias Research Results ‘Unsettling’

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A study by a Stanford researcher shows only a slight drop in the large number of Oakland police stops that involve …

African-American News

Complaint alleges company managed by District 15 Assembly candidate Buffy Wicks failed to file locally, evaded taxes

The city of Oakland received a complaint from a local citizen about the tax filings of Rise Strategies, LLC, an Oakland-based for-profit company …

Alameda County

Seven questions we have headed into training camp

Finally, thankfully, mercifully, football is almost back.<p>Yes, I know that the Silver and Black were <i>technically</i> in the building for much of the …

Football (U.S.)

Park It: Tour redwoods in Oakland hills’ Roberts Regional

Back in the 19th century, sailors entering San Francisco Bay avoided the mid-bay Blossom Rocks by using some towering redwood trees on the East Bay …

San Francisco Bay

SYSTEM, WACK: Oliver Hawk Holden at R/SF Projects

R/SF Projects is hosting a solo exhibition of sculptures and paintings from Oliver Hawk Holden, titled <i>SYSTEM, WACK</i>. Holden’s practice intertwines …

San Francisco

Man indicted in Oakland, San Francisco bank robberies

SAn FRANCISCO — Federal prosecutors have indicted a San Leandro man already in custody for three bank robberies in June and May in Oakland and San …

San Francisco

Henning: Golf's heritage in Michigan will add lore with next year's PGA Tour stop at DGC

Now that the PGA Tour has decided a golf-starved region is due for some dining, you can all but see an orange-clad Ricky Fowler, or Tiger in his …

Golf

Oakland is Having a Moment at the Movies

Oakland's Grand Lake Theater is currently showing the new Black Panther movie. Those who saw it on opening night on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2017, got a …

Black Panther

Save the date: Oakland’s inaugural Cocktail Week

The East Bay’s great mixologist minds are getting to work.<p>The first-ever Oakland Cocktail Week is coming Sept. 15-23, with O-Town-inspired creations …

Cocktails

A real-time satellite-based surveillance of ships has gone live

A surveillance system that can track ships and boats all over the world in real time and can be accessed from an iPhone has gone online.<p>Italian firm …

West Africa

Voters in Oakland Could Lower Legal Weed Taxes This November

In Oakland, California, the price of legal weed is too damn high. With a 10% local tax on every cannabis sale in the recreational market and a 5% fee …

Cannabis

Oakland planners approve proposed Uptown office complex

Yesterday, Oakland's Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved Eastline, an office complex proposed for Uptown Oakland.<p>The project would …

City Politics

Popular Oakland Pho Shop Is Moving to a Bigger Space

Pho King, the busy Vietnamese eatery in East Oakland, is relocating. The restaurant, currently at 638 International Boulevard, will move to a bigger space at 207 E. 18th Street in the plaza housing Lucky supermarket, the East Bay Express reports. The original will remain open until the new location …

Vietnam

Teen reports stranger’s proposition to Berkeley police

BERKELEY — Police said they were asking for the public’s help in finding a suspect seen on consecutive days last week in South Berkeley who sexually …

Alameda

Families Belong Together Immigration Forum In Tri-Valley

Residents from all over Tri-Valley are invited to attend.<p>LIVERMORE, CA — Just weeks after thousands of people attended hundreds of 'Families Belong …

Tri-Valley

Filipino couple to recover $136K in unpaid wages from care homes

OAKLAND, California -- A Filipino caregiver couple heaved a deep sigh of relief after a labor court here awarded them their claim for unpaid wages …

U.S. Dept. of Labor

A Dose of the Outdoors

In Oakland, California, rolling grass-covered slopes of the Oakland Hills give way to a grid of city streets that spill to the coast and the calm …

Ecology

Trump wants to change endangered species protections

<b>By Matthew Brown | Associated Press</b><p>DENVER — The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. …

Extinction

Oakland Officials Debate Cost Of Police Data Analysis

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – A debate was raging in Oakland Thursday as officials argued over whether the city budget should continue to cover the cost of …

City Politics

Public-Safety Town Hall Meeting Set Tonight In Oakland

Racial profiling, bias and rebuilding community trust on Mayor Schaaf and Police Chief Kirkpatrick's agenda. Session begins at 6 p.m.<p>OAKLAND, CA – …

National Academy of Sciences