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46 min ago | Oakland Post
The Oakland City Council voted, 5-4, to keep the Domain Awareness Center with measures to scale-back surveillance to only the Port of Oakland going forward into Phase 2 of the project.
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46 min ago | SFGate
A state appeals court has ordered a new parole hearing for an Oakland man who is in prison for taking part in a 1987 murder, saying the parole board had no evidence for its findings that he lacked insight into his crime and would be dangerous if released.
1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times
A small group of workers and patients from the OASIS clinic march down International Blvd. in Oakland, Calif.
6 hrs ago | Patch.com
By Bay City News- A 16-year-old Oakland boy accused of setting another teen's skirt on fire on an AC Transit bus in November waived his right to a preliminary hearing on an aggravated mayhem charge in Alameda County Superior Court this morning.
8 hrs ago | East Bay Express
Quan's proposal follows in the footsteps of Jerry Brown's successful 10k plan that brought roughly 10,000 new residents to downtown, Uptown, and the Jack London district in the past decade.
8 hrs ago | Patch.com
By Bay City News- A 19-year-old Oakland man was arrested after allegedly burglarizing a home in San Leandro Wednesday morning, police said.
12 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter
Bishop Michael C. Barber, S.J., distributed ashes to parishioners during an Ash Wednesday mass at the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
Jury deliberations could begin as early as Thursday in the murder trial for two Oakland teens whose confrontation at a San Leandro BART station last year led to an innocent man waiting for a bus getting killed by stray gunfire.
Michael Parayno, originator of the beloved but controversial Berkeley venue known as the Birdland Jazzista Social Club , is planning to launch a venture in Oakland, in a commercial area located about three blocks from the MacArthur BART station.
A private security firm whose leaders had ties to the now defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery has lost its bid to guard Oakland City Hall.
An East Bay resident and the Oakland-based company he founded were found guilty of stealing DuPont's secret recipe for making a chemical used to whiten products from cars to the middle of Oreo cookies and selling it to a competitor controlled by the Chinese government.
Items from the Butcher's Coffer and a Reality Czeck pilsner at Hog's Apothecary in Oakland.
Oakland is among 23 cities in the nation with the worst racial disparity in breast cancer mortality, according to a new study funded by the Avon Foundation for Women .
Instead, the council voted 5-4, with Mayor Jean Quan breaking a tie vote, to gut the Domain Awareness Center so it will only monitor the Port of Oakland and the Oakland International Airport .
Cerruti Cellars in Oakland's Jack London Square features multiple tiers of the wines of the Tudal Family of Napa Valley.
Police say a man found burned to death apparently killed himself outside the apartment where his aunt died during a home-invasion robbery last month, but investigators are still working to determine the link between the two deaths.