Fremont: Man accused of firing gun in air after bikes stolen off his porch

FREMONT -- A man is accused of firing a gun into the air Tuesday evening to stop two juveniles he suspected of stealing bicycles off his porch, police said. 
Port of Oakland tests night and Saturday trucking hours in effort to cut down on costly waits to drop off and pick up cargo on the marine terminals.  
FREMONT -- A man struck and killed by a car Wednesday morning was identified as John Wesley Willingham III, 57, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau.  
The state Department of Managed Health Care has returned Alameda Alliance for Health back to local control. The state seized Alameda Alliance in 2014, saying it was in danger of going under.  
Fremont adds electric vehicle charging stations; eyes smoking ban in new multiunit developments.  
James Sakane
To kick off its annual Red Kettle campaign, Salvation Army Tri-Cities Corps pitted the mayors of Fremont, Newark and Union City against each other in a fundraising challenge Wednesday at Lucky Supermarket on Mowry Avenue in Fremont.  
Emergency repairs by Pacific Gas & Electric crews are completed and the intersection of Whipple Road and Dyer Street is now open.  
Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group
Developer Carmel Partners had proposed building 882 apartments on what once was the Ramirez family farm in Fremont. The project has been reduced in size to now include about 670 units.  
East Bay MUD customers who used the most gallons of water per day in the October 2015 billing cycle  
Patients can be seen on the same day or at the least within 72 hours of calling the office run by Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center.  
(Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)
Holiday humbugs: When you're more kidlike than your kids

When your children aren't on the same 'fun wavelength' as you, there's a tendency to question their upbringing.  
(Colin Young-Wolff)
Gwyneth Paltrow sings on new Coldplay record

Coldplay singer Chris Martin suggested ex-wife Gwyneth Paltrow sing some lyrics she wrote for their new single “Everglow.”