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After a successful Kickstarter campaign and a takeover of the former Mezze space, the long-awaited Shakewell debuts today on Oakland's Lakeshore Avenue.
Officer Frank Bonifacio, a police spokesman, says the nine-story building was briefly evacuated after an employee thought they smelled gas Friday morning.
A man is in custody on suspicion of arson after authorities say he set fire to cardboard inside a baggage claim area at a San Francisco Bay Area airport.
Nunn spokesman Nathan Click said Friday that Nunn was unaware of Virtual Murrell's criminal history and would not be depositing funds from him or anything he raised for Tuesday's event in Washington.
One after the next, people pause in Berkeley Bowl before the row of ice cream pints.
Nearly 70 percent of seniors, more than half of adults and a third of school-age children are overweight or obese, costing Alameda County billions of dollars each year.
Roslyn Robinson, right, posts a missing poster of her baby niece Daphne Webb, as family members gather at the spot where she was last time seen on 79th Avenue and International Boulevard in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013.
Willie James Staten of Oakland is taken into custody after a high-speed pursuit that ended when he crashed the vehicle, which had been reported stolen, then fled into a field near Browns Valley Drive in Chico on Thursday.
An Alameda County jury deliberated for less than a day before finding a Berkeley man guilty on Thursday of first-degree murder in the gruesome knife attack on a 26-year-old woman in an East Oakland apartment in 2012.
The Scottish Rite Center that overlooks Lake Merritt is undergoing a $1.2 million renovation to return the lodge to its original glory.
The burning of a mosque in Yuba City and that community's response to the hate crime are the subject of a Oakland filmmaker's documentary airing on PBS stations this month.
Oakland City Council members should end their public posturing and sign the deal extending the A's lease at the Coliseum.
Residents are invited to an open house Thursday to discuss a study on expanding the free Broadway shuttle and possibly switching the bus service to an electric streetcar.
Fire Chief Teresa Deloach Reed is busy safeguarding the city's neighborhoods against the threat of fire amid this summer's particularly dire conditions.
Emmert faced a skeptical Senate Commerce Committee and said he feels college sports "works extremely well for the vast majority" and that the overall current model of amateurism should be preserved.
A man has been charged with murder in the Saturday morning killing of a 26-year-old acquaintance who was fatally shot near the suspect's East Oakland home Police said Lamar Shaw, 20, has admitted his involvement in the death of Xzavier Johnson, of Stockton, who was killed as the result of a personal dispute between the two.
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