Report rips police response to Occupy Oakland
A city-commissioned report into the first violent Occupy Oakland protest found that police made numerous mistakes that are indicative of major shortcomings within the department.
Oct. 25, 2011: Clashes after pre-dawn raid on Occupy encampment
At least 1,000 people took to the streets to continue a protest that began two weeks ago and has now drawn national attention for its size and scope.
(Laura A. Oda/Staff)
Mayor Quan could be liable if Oakland misses Occupy deadlines
Mayor Jean Quan could literally pay the price, if Oakland again misses deadlines to complete police internal affairs investigations. Judge warns of fines if Internal Affairs investigations further delayed
( Dan Honda )
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?
(Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP)
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.