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Hometown Hero: Oakland man works to keep Piedmont Avenue clean
Michael Lydon has been keeping his neighborhood -- Oakland's Piedmont Avenue -- clean by picking up litter on the street without pay since 1979.
SAN LEANDRO -- BART is reporting delays of up to 20 minutes Monday afternoon due to equipment problems on the tracks near the Bay Fair station. BART issued a service advisory at 3:40 p.
California Highway Patrol officers have detained a man at the San Leandro BART station they say fled the scene of a multi-vehicle accident that closed three lanes of Interstate 880 Saturday night.
An unidentified 58-year-old Oakland resident is in critical condition after being hit by an Oakland patrol officer who was responding to a call for service.
An unidentified man is in stable condition tonight following a shooting near the intersection of High Street and Redding Street.
Ray Rodriguez -- vying to unseat incumbent Newark Mayor Alan Nagy -- says he will stay on the board despite plan to launch recall campaign against him.
The all-women's college in Oakland goes on record saying it will accept transgender applicants who identify as female and high school students who don't claim either gender.
Livermore: A young woman's death and staffing cuts prompt questions over care at home for developmentally disabled
Reefer madness: That smell of skunk may be skunk weed
The smell of skunk one woman has been smelling may not be the skunk at all, but blooming marijuana.
( MARIO ANZUONI )
Jennifer Lawrence, other celebs hit by nude-photo leak
Reported phone hacking scheme results in celebrity photos leaking online; dozens of fake celeb photos posted as well.