Drummond: A spike in Oakland killings since Oct. 1
Oakland had a big drop in homicides earlier this year but a Fall spike has erased many of those gains. Oakland Police officials say police brutality protests have drawn manpower away from Ceasefire violence prevention program
Oakland Tribune editorial: Senate leader not exactly off to a good start
Those looking for someone to restore even a modicum of public confidence in the badly tarnished California Senate should not count on its new leader, Sen.
Best of 2014: Our Top 10 jazz CDs
From newcomers Mario Castro and Marquis Hill to legends Chick Corea and Sonny Rollins, here is our list of the year's best jazz recordings.
Sony cancels 'The Interview' theatrical release
Hacked company responds to theater chains declining to screen movie over threats of terrorist attacks.