Berkeley police locate missing at-risk Richmond woman
A missing at-risk Richmond woman who disappeared in Berkeley Friday has been safely located, police said.
Honda and Swalwell House races get more crowded
One of the Bay Area's most-watched congressional races got a lot more crowded by Friday's candidacy filing deadline.The challenge to Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, from well-funded fellow Democrat Ro Khanna of Fremont has been making national headlines since last April.
LARPD wins awards from state parks and recreation group
Livermore parks district was singled out for its activity guide and its partnership with Masonic Lodge Mosaid 218
Oakland rent law under fire as one couple faces 112 percent rent hike
The City Council's Community and Economic Development Committee is taking up the issue Tuesday as the council considers tightening Oakland's rent control law amid growing concern that low-income renters are being priced out of the city.
June election: Several vie for Hayward council seats, Union Sanitary District incumbents unopposed
Hayward will have a new mayor after the June 3 election, with Mayor Michael Sweeney declining to run for a fourth term. Four candidates have filed to succeed him. Because Sweeney is an incumbent and did not file, the filing deadline is extended to Wednesday. Filing also remains open for one council seat.
Citywise: Santana's Oakland payout tops $200K
Elsewhere: Berkeley inundated with emails following plans to kill squirrels and gophers at Cesar Chavez Park
San Lorenzo: PG&E cuts down dozens of trees at Duck Pond park
The tree removal is part of a systemwide project to clear vegetation from utility's gas pipeline right of way.
Hayward to clarify new rules for downtown property owners
Hayward ordinance that hold owners responsible for illegal activity on their properties has concerned downtown landlords but city leaders say the regulation is aimed more at apartment buildings and residences.
Fremont: Image of Bank of America ATM robber is released
A man who robbed a woman of cash at an ATM on Thursday remained on the loose, and police released surveillance photos Friday in an attempt to find him.
Emeryville startup Revolights makes a pitch on "Shark Tank"
On Friday, one East Bay startup will appear on the reality show "Shark Tank," where they will be subjected to a ruthless panel of multi-millionaire judges who may throw money their way -- or humiliate them on prime-time television.
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This country is threatening to ban Facebook and YouTube
Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube, where audio recordings of his alleged conversations suggesting corruption have been leaked in the past weeks, dealing him a major blow ahead of this month's local elections. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
Also meet Adrian Marcel, one of Oakland's most promising R&B talents.
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.