Talk Back: U.S. and Cuba
Do you approve of President Barack Obama's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba?

(Tell us why or why not?)
( Gary Reyes )
Free parking, free carwash and a ride to the airport

Hoping to challenge the rental car industry from the outside, a San Francisco company is offering Oakland airport travelers free parking and a little bit of money in exchange for rental fees on their cars while they are away.

Southwest restoring Oakland nonstops to New Orleans, Nashville

5 itineraries for the perfect Bay Area day  

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Richmond refinery incident draws criticism

The fire in the sky that emanated from Chevron's Richmond refinery Thursday night not only alarmed residents and elected leaders but cast fresh doubt on the area's medical emergency response capacity in the event of a major accident at the refinery.  
(Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)
Highway sign honoring slain Oakland officers vandalized

A highway sign dedicated to four Oakland police officers killed in 2009 was ripped from its post on Interstate 580 and tagged with a red "X," a police captain said Friday.  
(Oakland Police Department)
Oakland police seek suspects in post-protest looting

Oakland police are seeking the public's help in locating five people who ransacked a MetroPCS store during a protest in downtown Oakland last month.