Oakland

(J. Meric/Getty Images)

Bay Bridge Closure Costs Tampa Bay Rays Player A $202 Cab Ride

With the Bay Bridge closed all weekend, the alternate route ran him a whopping $202 – and he posted live updates of his frustrating adventure on Twitter during the long journey.

08/30/2013

HS training

Tips for Parents of High School Athletes

No matter what the level of ability a high school student athlete has, parents should understand the value of getting involved in their child’s program of choice as they collectively enter one of the most important chapters of their lives.

08/22/2013

Sandra Coke

Search For Missing Investigator Called Off After Woman’s Body Discovered In Vacaville

At around 2 p.m., they found a woman’s body not far from Lagoon Valley Park. Oakland Police developed information that led them to a remote, rural road near Interstate 80.

08/09/2013

keyframe3

1-Year-Old And Father Shot And Killed Inside Oakland Home

Oakland police say a 1-year-old boy and his 20-year-old father were killed when someone shot into the rear of a home.

08/07/2013

Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Reddick’s 2-Run Homer Lifts A’s Past Astros 4-3

Josh Reddick put Oakland on top with a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Athletics remained perfect this season against the Houston Astros with a 4-3 victory Monday night.

07/22/2013

Chris Young trots around the bases. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

A’s Activate Young From DL

The Oakland Athletics have activated outfielder Chris Young from the disabled list.

05/18/2013

(credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge To Take Years

While the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will open to traffic in September, the work needed to take down the old roadway is expected to take years.

03/13/2013

Generic image of an unarmed drone.  (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Alameda County Sheriff Making Another Pitch For An Aerial Drone

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is making another pitch to be among a few local law enforcement agencies to use unmanned aerial drones.

02/14/2013

A computer rendering shows the eastbound lanes of the new Bay Bridge. (CBS)

New Bay Bridge Span May Improve Oakland’s Image

It’s been called the step-child of the mighty Bay Bridge: the East Bay span sees no crowds of tourists taking snapshots, but they may remember the segment that failed.

02/03/2013

Workers trained at the Cypress-Mandela center have found work on the new Bay Bridge. (CBS)

Job Training Center Gives 2nd Chance To Workers Building Bay Bridge

The new Bay Bridge isn’t just giving new life to the Bay Area, it’s also giving many of the workers building it a new beginning.

02/03/2013

Amber Alert Generic

Statewide Amber Alert For Missing Oakland Girl Cancelled

A statewide Amber Alert that was issued Friday morning for a missing one-year-old girl has been cancelled.

02/01/2013

Oakland Shooting

Oakland City Officials To Address Shootings

Oakland city officials have scheduled a news conference to discuss a spate of shootings over the last several days that has left four people dead and 11 others wounded.

01/14/2013

more

previous