Police: Oakland teen admitted double homicide
Pedro Garcia could face possible capital charges for 2012 shooting deaths of San Pablo couple outside apartment where their 4-year-old slept
The federal judge overseeing the Oakland Police Department's reform efforts slammed city officials on Monday for failing to hold disciplined officers accountable, and he gave the city a September deadline to show progress.
Projects with housing that have been built or are on the way are largely for those with above moderate incomes, panelists say, with little done to accommodate those in lower income categories.
No arrests have been made yet in the killing of the 19-year-old woman who was fatally shot Friday night in East Oakland.
OAKLAND -- A jury on Monday convicted a man of first-degree murder in a 1993 Oakland cold case solved because of a cigarette butt snuffed out in a baked potato.
Investigators said victim was shot at about 10:25 p.m. Friday while with some other people in the 1600 block of 89th Avenue in East Oakland.
Oakland police officers who are fired for misconduct are reinstated at arbitration hearings 75 percent of the time because department officials and the city attorney's office do a poor job of handling the cases, a report says.
Napa's City Winery rocks out as a music venue
Tosca may not reign supreme at the historic Napa Valley Opera House these days, but the space has morphed into a concert and dining venue dubbed City Winery.
(AP Photo/Joe Giblin, file)
Update: Whitney Houston's family says Bobbi Kristina still in coma
Bobby Brown is wrong about daughter being awake, says other side of family.