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Oakland man arrested following chase in stolen vehicle from Antioch to Caldecott Tunnel Saturday afternoon

Fought with police; two officers struck, one dragged, another pinned by suspect vehicle; loaded gun, drugs found. By Sgt. Rick Smith, Antioch Police Field Services – Patrol. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at approximately 2:56 P.M., Antioch Police Officers located a reported stolen vehicle in the parkin


Protests planned on Presidents Day against Trump's national emergency

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - Several groups in the Bay Area are planning to protest on Monday— Presidents Day— in response to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency.


The hunt for cheaper housing is changing what it means to be in the ‘Bay Area’

STOCKTON — Jared Rusten saw the tide turning. He had been renting a warehouse in San Francisco’s Mission District, where he worked and also lived with his then-girlfriend and another tenant, when they got their first rent increase in 2014: It doubled. The next year, his landlord wanted to increase t


5 New Houses For Sale In The Alameda Area

ALAMEDA, CA — On the hunt for a new home nearby, but getting tired of seeing the same old listings every time you search online? Not to worry! To keep you up to date, we've compiled an up-to-date batch of new listings nearby.


California man sentenced to prison for starting wildfire that forced over 7,000 to evacuate

A man was sentenced to 12 years in prison after he admitted to sparking a wildfire in Southern California that forced over 7,000 residents to evacuate last summer. Brandon McGlover, 33, pleaded guilty to two counts of arson to a structure or forest land on Thursday in connection to the Cranston Fire


VIDEO: Large sinkhole opens up in Alameda County after strong Bay Area storm

ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) -- A sinkhole opened up in Alameda County after the area was hit with several days of heavy rain. Norris Canyon road has been closed from Crow Canyon Road. Alameda County officials say the sinkhole has washed out the westbound lane.


Hot air balloon carrying 10 crashes in California, fire official says

A hot air balloon carrying 10 people in northern California crashed on Sunday, a fire official said. The hot air balloon went down off of Skaggs Island near Highway 37, Vallejo Fire Department’s spokesman Kevin Brown told KTVU. A resident reported watching the aircraft go down just before 10 a.m. Su


Southern California's soggy winter continues with small weekend storm

For a few hours Sunday morning, Southern California looked like its summer self: clear, blue skies with the mountains ringing the Los Angeles basin visible and beautiful in the distance.


3 officers injured in wild police chase that ends in Caldecott Tunnel

OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU/BCN) - Police arrested a man Saturday in connection with a stolen vehicle after a car chase down Highway 24. On Saturday at 2:56 p.m., Antioch police located a reported stolen vehicle in the parking lot of Sycamore Square. When officers attempted to detain the 27-year-old suspe


3rd Annual SoBlack Black History Month Event

OAKLAND (KRON) - SoOakland is a major community festival for all ages that aims to bridge the gap between ethnic backgrounds. Organizer Shayla Jamerson told KRON4 that SoOakland is tailored to Oakland and Bay Area Natives nostalgic experiences growing up here.


CHP officer stabbed during traffic stop on I-5

WILLIAMS, CALIF. — A Martinez woman was arrested Friday after stabbing a California Highway Patrol officer during a traffic stop on northbound Interstate 5. The Williams area CHP was stabbed in the back and taken to a Chico trauma center for his injuries. Department officials told ABC10 he is now at


Man shot in East Oakland

OAKLAND — A 32-year-old man was shot Saturday night in East Oakland after he got into an argument with another man, police said Sunday. The wounded man was in stable condition at a hospital Sunday and the suspect was being sought.


Update: Earthquake shakes Napa, felt as far away as San Francisco

Updated at 1 p.m. — The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck an area northwest of the city of Napa early Sunday morning. The quake was reported at 1:55 a.m. and was centered 4 miles south-southwest of Yountville, west of Dry Creek Road, at a depth of about 5.1 miles,


4 dead, driver arrested in suspected DUI crash in Southern California

SANTA ANA (AP) - Authorities say four people have been killed in a suspected DUI crash at a Southern California intersection. Police arrested the 28-year-old driver of a Jeep that investigators say sped through a red light and crashed into a pickup truck around 2:30 a.m. Sunday in Santa Ana.


Traffic stalled on WB Hwy 24 due to police activity at Caldecott Tunnel

ORINDA (KRON) - Traffic is stalled at the Caldecott Tunnel in Orinda due to police activity on westbound State Route 24. The left bore was closed as of 4:48 p.m. and motorists are advised to use alternate routes.


Snow, Rain Forecasted For Bay Area This Weekend

A rainy weekend is ahead for the San Francisco Bay Area. Scattered storms are expected to continue into Saturday, bringing with them the potential for lightning strikes and hailstorms, according to the National Weather Service. Hail was reported in Oakland Friday afternoon.


CHP Warns Drivers Of Traffic Nightmare Heading To Tahoe For 3-Day Weekend

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) – It’s a three-day weekend and some from the Bay Area have their sights set on spending time in the snow but the California Highway Patrol is warning drivers to stay away.


San Leandro Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

SAN LEANDRO, CA — Here's your weather forecast for the week ahead, as reported by Darksky. Light rain in the morning. Partly cloudy in the morning. Partly cloudy starting in the evening.


San Francisco Weekly Weather Forecast

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Time for your weekly weather report, as reported by Darksky. Partly cloudy until evening. Clear throughout the day. Partly cloudy starting in the evening.


Snow Too Thick to Plow Keeps Skiers From California Resorts

SAN FRANCISCO—Winter weather enveloping California’s mountains for a fourth straight day on Friday, Feb. 15, kept skiers from hitting the slopes at the start of the Presidents Day holiday weekend, with snow so deep that plows could not tackle it and cities scrambled to find places to pile it.