Oakland: Man arrested after motorcycle officer finds 128 pound of pot in van
A 29-year-old Oakland man was arrested on suspicion of selling and trafficking marijuana after a CHP officer stopped him for a minor traffic violation and found 128 pounds of pot in his minivan.
Black Muslim security firm makes false claims in bid to secure Port of Oakland contract
A security guard company tied to the defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery made grand claims about its credentials to win a job patrolling two parks at the Port of Oakland, but an investigation by this newspaper shows the proposal is littered with falsehoods.
Police: San Jose, Gilroy residents arrested in Riverside County kidnapping and pimping scheme
Five people from Gilroy and San Jose were arrested in Southern California over the weekend after they kidnapped a Compton woman at gunpoint and tried to force her into prostitution in Riverside County, authorities said.
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Review: Kanishka's, a neo-Indian gastropub, opens in Walnut Creek
Executive chef Paramita Roy debuts small plates with Bengali flair at Kanishka's in Walnut Creek. Can we get those masala Kennebec fries to go?
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President Obama trades barbs with Zach Galifianakis on 'Between Two Ferns'
Obama rips the third “The Hangover” film, while Galifianakis calls the president a nerd.