Oakland-Bound Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing In HonoluluA Southwest Airlines flight from Honolulu bound for Oakland made an emergency landing in Hawaii after the captain heard strange noises about 20 minutes after taking off on Christmas Day.
Temporary Bother or New Normal? Opinions Vary at COVID Test Site in BerkeleyWith the distractions of Christmas behind us, the fight against the coronavirus continues and, for those being tested Saturday, there were concerns about another surge in infections.
Oakland Teen's Christmas Wish Comes True -- He's Headed To StanfordEvery year, high school seniors anxiously wait for college admissions letters, hoping they get accepted into their dream schools. Ahmed Muhammad was one of them.
Three Arrested In San Pablo Drive-By ShootingThree suspects have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting that took place Tuesday night on 23rd Street in San Pablo and left two victims wounded, police said.
UPDATE: Fentanyl Found At Dublin School Where Janitor DiedThe powerful drug fentanyl was found near two janitors discovered unresponsive inside a Dublin middle school library after being reported missing, Dublin police said Thursday.
Online or In-Person, Bay Area Christians Worship Together on Christmas Eve2020 has changed how we celebrate the holidays but, Thursday night, people were still coming together to worship and celebrate on Christmas Eve.
Car Plows Into Honey Baked Ham Store In Concord; 2 HurtA vehicle crashed into a Honey Baked Ham store in Concord Thursday afternoon, injuring two employees, authorities said Thursday.
Amtrak Passengers Escape Fiery Collision With Car On Tracks In NewarkAn Amtrak train hit a vehicle on the tracks in a fiery collision in Newark Thursday, authorities said.
COVID: Restaurants’ Lawsuit Against Contra Costa County on HoldA lawsuit against Contra Costa County over its early adoption of a health order banning outdoor dining at restaurants is on hold since a state order went into full effect, making the county's earlier restrictions a moot point.
2 Injured In San Pablo Drive-By Shooting Over Dating Dispute; 3 ArrestedTwo people were shot and injured in San Pablo in a drive-by incident stemming from a dispute over a dating relationship, police said Thursday.
Passenger Arrested For Shooting Driver On Highway 580 The California Highway Patrol has arrested a 23-year-old Oakland man in a shooting on westbound I-580 in Castro Valley, but the case has an odd twist to it.
San Leandro Provides Food Baskets, Cash Gifts To Needy FamiliesThe 49th annual Holiday Basket Program offered by a San Leandro non-profit reached some 1,000 low-income families and seniors with turkey and other food for a holiday meal, and a $50 gift card each for 1,525 children.
Pleasanton Police Arrest 2 in Gas Station Burglary, Theft of Lottery TicketsPleasanton Police arrested two men Wednesday in connection with an early morning burglary at a gas station convenience store.
COVID: Oakland Community Leaders Urging Fruitvale Residents To Resist Holiday Gatherings A coalition of non-profit and independent companies in Oakland, pooling their resources to combat COVID-19 through a neighborhood campaign called “Resilient Fruitvale,” are facing one of their most difficult challenges yet as the virus surges: Advising people not to gather in large groups this holiday season.
COVID: 'Dr. Anthony Fauci Day' Declared In Lafayette Thursday As Renowned Physician Marks 80th BirthdayFriday may be Christmas Day, but in Lafayette, Thursday has taken on a new significance, at least this year, beyond being the Night Before Christmas.