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Oakland Man Who Built Bikes for Kids with Good Grades Dies

“Man that’s my favorite color… gold,” Brown once said. “I love gold, I don’t know why. I used to have some gold teeth.”

NBC BAY AREA - 2018-05-26 18:11:54

Oakland man gets 25 years for shooting that permanently injured woman

OAKLAND (BCN)A 20-year-old reputed gang member was sentenced today to 25 years in state prison for an apparently retaliatory gang-related shooting at a gas station in East Oakland in 2016 that left a young woman permanently unable to walk or run.Jasiri Katari of Oakland pleaded no contest last month

SFGATE - 2018-05-26 04:28:01

Crash shuts down two lanes on I-580 in Oakland

Severe traffic alert issued for WB I-580 east of I-680 N due to overturned trailerOAKLAND (KRON)- - Two lanes are closed on Interstate 580 in Oakland after a multi-vehicle accident Saturday evening.According to California Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 6:07 p.m. on westbound I-580 at Lak

KRON4 - 2018-05-27 02:38:44

Fireworks may have caused Friday fire near Oakland Coliseum

The Oakland Fire Department is investigating whether a fire that began Friday evening near the Oakland Coliseum was caused by a fireworks display following the Oakland A’s game.The fire was reported at 10:41 at ABC Supply Co., a roofing company on the 7200 block of San Leandro Street.Battalion Chief

SFGATE - 2018-05-26 18:35:19

The cheapest apartment rentals in Oakland, explored

Housing costs got you down? Though apartment hunting can be frustrating, there

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-05-25 20:03:27

Live playoff updates: Warriors vs. Rockets, Game 6 on Saturday night

Join us for live news and analysis Saturday at 6 p.m. as the Warriors face elimination at Oracle in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets.The Warriors faltered down the stretch for the second straight game on Thursday when the Rockets escaped with a 98-94 win in Game 5

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-05-26 23:00:11

Man suspected of firing rifle near East Oakland elementary school arrested

Police began receiving reports about 6:06 a.m. Friday of a man armed with a rifle firing shots in the 1000 block of Bella Vista Avenue, not far from Bella Vista Elementary School, which is at 1025 East 28th St. The school was not open at the time.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-05-25 09:01:46

Warriors rally to rout Rockets, force Game 7

OAKLAND — In times of trouble, the Warriors have relied on a trusted formula: A third-quarter surge.After relying on it to cover first-half sluggishness throughout the regular season, the Warriors used it again Saturday night to salvage their championship aspirations.Down 10 at halftime, and by as m

DAILY REPUBLIC - 2018-05-27 04:09:17

Latest: Richmond police release footage of fatal shooting

Princess Blanding, the sister of Marcus-David Peters, who was fatally shot by Richmond police and Jeffrey Peters, the uncle of Marcus-David Peters, speak to the media outside Richmond police headquarters in Richmond, Va., Wednesday May 23, 2018. The two viewed police body-camera footage of the incid

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2018-05-25 16:32:21

Oakland man at center of BBQ controversy is brothers with Mistah F.A.B.

OAKLAND, Calif.- Kenzie Smith, the newest nominee to the Oakland Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission, isn’t just an ordinary politically appointed candidate.


Shelter In Place Order Issued In Berkeley

BERKELEY, CA — A shelter-in-place order has been issued for the 1600 block of Woolsey in Berkeley because of a gas leak.The Berkeley Fire Department did not give an estimate of the severity of the leak, or when the order would be lifted.This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates.

PATCH - 2018-05-25 17:28:37

Fire catches near Oakland Coliseum after A's game

A large fire could be seen from several angles in Oakland after the Oakland Athletics played Friday evening. There was a fireworks show after the game concluded. There is no word on what sparked the fire.

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-05-26 06:02:19

Down 3-2, Draymond Green Guarantees Warriors Win Series Vs Rockets: 'Book It'

The Warriors are on the brink of elimination. But that doesn't seem to matter to Draymond Green. Following Golden State's Game 5 loss in Houston, the three-time All-Star made a bold declaration: "We still winning this," Draymond told Marcus Thompson of The Athletic. "Book it." Well, well, well. Ulti

NBC BAY AREA - 2018-05-25 08:31:21

What does $2,300 rent you in Oakland?

Listed at $2,250/month, this 550-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom is located at 189 Vernon Terrace.


Police activity in San Francisco's Pacific Heights

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - There is heavy police activity happening at California and Scott Street in San Francisco Friday afternoon.Police have part of the street blocked off. Residents should avoid the area.KRON4 is headed to the scene to find out more.Check back for updatesWHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON

KRON4 - 2018-05-25 21:49:23

San Leandro Man Found Dead In Creek In Oakland

OAKLAND, CA — A man whose body was found in a creek in the vicinity of the Oakland Coliseum on Sunday morning was identified by police today as 55-year-old Trino Blueford, whose last known address was in San Leandro.


San Jose Man Found Dead In Alley Leaves Behind Daughter

SAN JOSE, CA — A man whose body was found by police in a San Jose alley last Friday was identified by the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office as Rene Morales, 28, of San Jose. Morales' death was ruled suspicious after his body was found at about 10:30 a.m. Friday on the ground in the 700 bl


Tractor-trailer fire on I-880 causes severe traffic near Oakland

The trailer caught fire around 3:30 a.m., according to the CHP. The tractor detached from the trailer, which then became fully engulfed in flames to close all lanes. Several lanes were reopened as of 7:00 a.m., but the right lane remained closed and CHP had no estimated time for it to reopen.

SFGATE - 2018-05-25 14:08:16

Felon Arrested With Gun, Drugs In Berkeley

Lamon Johnson, 54, of Berkeley, was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a loaded and concealed firearm, misappropriation of found property, being a felon in possession of ammunition, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana for sales, possession of cocaine and he

PATCH - 2018-05-25 14:57:08

Fatal crash closes stretch of Bennett Valley Road

At least one person died in a two-vehicle collision on Bennett Valley Road just outside Santa Rosa on Friday morning, one of multiple crashes on rain-slicked roadways around the region, emergency responders said.

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-05-25 15:23:00