Oakland

Oakland’s urban Indians come to life in exquisite ‘There There’

Tommy Orange’s “There There” is a Bay Area bestseller for a reason.…

 

Casal, Diggs celebrate ‘Blindspotting’ in Oakland

East Bay-bred Rafael Casal and Daveed Diggs, writers and stars of “Blindspotting”…

 

Noel Gallagher ponders who built the moon

Ex-Oasis bandleader Noel Gallagher made “Who Built the Moon?” -- his third…

 

Marshawn Lynch does more for Oakland than Raiders could ever hope

Marshawn Lynch is a renaissance man. I’ll forgive you if you missed…

Displaced Oakland residents to return after construction fire

The majority of the 700 to 900 people displaced by the four-alarm…

Bay Bridge suspect shot by police in stable condition at Oakland hospital

A man shot by police while allegedly driving toward officers on the…

Daniel Clowes adapts personal ‘Wilson’ for the big screen

The new movie “Wilson” feels effortless, but it could have been an…

Former SFPD Chief Suhr now consulting for Golden State Warriors

Former San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr, who stepped down amid controversy…

Federal judge overseeing Oakland police reforms to retire in August

The federal judge overseeing reform efforts for the Oakland Police Department plans…

UPDATE: Downed power lines cleared on I-880 in Oakland

UPDATE 2:50 p.m.: Both directions of Interstate Highway 880 have reopened in…

Oakland Mayor Schaaf says new police chief is ‘reform-minded leader’

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said today that she chose to hire 34-year…

Oakland Mayor Schaaf says violent crime is down about 5 percent

Homicides have increased in most large American cities this year but Oakland…

Offers on Oakland homes increase 62 percent in two months

According to real estate site Redfin, Oakland's housing boom has taken a…

Four Nuestra Familia gang members sentenced to federal prison

A three-month trial wrapped up in Oakland Wednesday, as four high-profile members of…

Fire Chief: no record found of inspections at Ghost Ship

A thorough records check by the Oakland Fire Department has turned up…

Golden State Warriors’ coaches, players pledge additional $75K to fire relief fund

A fundraiser created by Oakland Athletics to aid the victims of the…

SFSU alum dead in Oakland ‘Ghost Ship’ fire

A graduate student at San Francisco State University is among the missing…

Death toll rises to 24 in Oakland ‘Ghost Ship’ blaze

The death toll in late Friday night's Oakland warehouse fire has risen…

UPDATE: 9 killed, 25 missing in overnight Oakland fire

Firefighters continued Saturday to sift through the wreckage of a warehouse that…

Mayor prepares to unveil plan to keep Raiders in Oakland

Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf has steadfastly fought the Raiders from leaving the…