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Two Police Shootings in Oakland Within 18 Hours

January 22, 2014 | 6:38 pm

Two Police Shootings in Oakland Within 18 Hours

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The two new fatalities are the latest in a string of violent confrontations involving the CHP in Oakland.

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Oakland’s Holy Names Preserves America’s Folk Music, Digitally

January 21, 2014 | 1:00 pm

Oakland’s Holy Names Preserves America’s Folk Music, Digitally

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Archivists work to preserve hundreds of American folk songs, and the origins of songs like “Kumbayah.”

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Pop-Up Art Exhibit to Open in Uptown Oakland Medical Building

January 18, 2014 | 7:00 am

Pop-Up Art Exhibit to Open in Uptown Oakland Medical Building

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Artists take advantage of Oakland’s commercial space to launch pop up art exhibit.

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News Pix: 49er Fans Prepare for Showdown; and Water Gods, Please Smile On Us

January 17, 2014 | 11:34 am

News Pix: 49er Fans Prepare for Showdown; and Water Gods, Please Smile On Us

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News in photographs from around the Bay Area.

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Jahi McMath Lawyer: ‘There’s Always Hope’

January 15, 2014 | 12:59 pm

Jahi McMath Lawyer: ‘There’s Always Hope’

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Attorney says main issue in brain-death case is respecting the rights and beliefs of family.

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Oakland Launches Campaign Against Child Sex Trafficking

January 9, 2014 | 6:16 pm

Oakland Launches Campaign Against Child Sex Trafficking

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Billboards and posters will show faces of victims and stories of how they escaped exploitation.

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Judge Rules Family Can Remove Jahi McMath From Hospital

January 3, 2014 | 1:25 pm

Judge Rules Family Can Remove Jahi McMath From Hospital

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Agreement between girl’s family and Oakland’s Children’s Hospital reached Friday morning.

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For Bay Area Sports Fans, 2013 Was Deja Vu All Over Again

January 2, 2014 | 9:30 am

For Bay Area Sports Fans, 2013 Was Deja Vu All Over Again

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2013 was a year in sports for Bay Area fans much like 2012, except that the Giants did not prevail.

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Jahi McMath Update: Hospital Fights Restraining Order; Terri Schiavo Connection

December 31, 2013 | 3:03 pm

Jahi McMath Update: Hospital Fights Restraining Order; Terri Schiavo Connection

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Developments in the case of the 13-year-old, brain dead girl whom her family wants kept connected to a ventilator.

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Oaktown Gears Up for New Year’s With March, Vigil

December 30, 2013 | 3:52 pm

Oaktown Gears Up for New Year’s With March, Vigil

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March tonight is in solidarity with inmates; vigil tomorrow honors fifth anniversary of Oscar Grant shooting.

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