• Roadshow: FAQ on new FasTrak Flex tags - 02/13/2016 08:05 AM PST
    Raiders staying put for a year at least, no hike in ticket prices

    Oakland Lakeshore Avenue's New Easy cocktail bar and karaoke lounge closes; Castro Valley could land a new Sprouts grocery store; Fremont offering grants to pay for dead and dying tree removal. 
    Some developmentally disabled adults in Alameda County stranded on buses, picked up hours late after a new company took over a month earlier than expected.  
    A jury returned a verdict in favor of two women, Halona Sudduth and Farah Sanders, who say they were molested as children by former Oakland firefighter Solomon Sacay and sued him in civil court for fraud, alleging he and his wife filed for divorce in attempts to avoid restitution payments.  
    Fremont approves pedestrian-bicycle bridge between Warm Springs BART station and a new planned "innovation district" with 4,000 homes, elementary school and office space; Hayward mulls the end of June municipal elections.  
    Demand far exceeds available affordable housing.  
    San Lorenzo Unified district leaders and its teachers union had moved to fact-finding.  
    The San Leandro City Council unanimously agreed Monday night to increase a reward for information on an unsolved 2014 homicide case.  
    The Hayward man was killed after his disabled vehicle was hit on the freeway near the I-238 turnoff in San Leandro by a San Francisco man suspected of driving under the influence.  
    The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal collision involving two vehicles that occurred Tuesday night on Interstate 880 in San Leandro.  
    A 6-year-old boy's mother described in an Oakland courtroom on Monday how her son wants his father, Dante Roberson, of San Leandro, to "say sorry" for burning the then-toddler's hands in hot water four years ago.  
    ( T. Charles Erickson )
    Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

    The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7 
    ( JP Yim )
    Kanye West's super strict rules for Yeezy show models

    Kanye West had some pretty strict rules for how models at his Yeezy Season 3 fashion extravaganza should display his clothes.