- Officers chase geese off freeway as fast as they can waddle Updated: May-23-16 9:19 am
OAKLAND, California - California Highway Patrol officers say they recently led "the world's slowest pursuit" on Interstate 80 near Oakland.
- Bad day gets worse for Athletics in 5-4 loss to Yankees Updated: May-22-16 8:45 pm
OAKLAND, California - A day that began with ace Sonny Gray being placed on the disabled list didn't get much better for Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin.
- Pineda ends slump; Yanks top Oakland 5-4 to win 5th straight Updated: May-22-16 8:16 pm
- Gray put on DL by A's because of strained muscle Updated: May-22-16 3:27 pm
OAKLAND, California - Athletics ace Sonny Gray has been put on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained trapezius muscle near his right shoulder blade.
- Transit agency settles excessive-force lawsuit with woman Updated: May-21-16 8:04 pm
OAKLAND, California - Bay Area Rapid Transit agreed to pay a San Francisco woman $1.35 million to settle a lawsuit alleging a transit officer broke bones in her face and left her bloody and unconscious.
- Plumbing issues in Yankees' dugout at Oakland Coliseum Updated: May-21-16 3:47 pm
OAKLAND, California - There were plumbing issues in the visitor's dugout at the Oakland Coliseum before the start of Saturday's game against the New York Yankees.
- A-Rod to come off DL Tuesday for start of Yankees' homestand Updated: May-21-16 3:23 pm
OAKLAND, California - The New York Yankees plan to activate designated hitter Alex Rodriguez from the disabled list Tuesday when the team begins a three-game homestand against Toronto.
- Motorcyclist killed on San Francisco Bay Bridge Updated: May-20-16 10:09 am
SAN FRANCISCO - A motorcyclist was killed after being hit by a car in an early morning crash on the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge.
- Records: Doctors say woman declared brain dead still alive Updated: May-19-16 5:01 am
WALNUT CREEK, California - As a California mother seeks to stop a hospital from ending life support for her brain dead toddler, a father is marking one year since he convinced a judge that his brain-dead daughter was still alive and should keep getting care.
- Khris Davis smacks another homer and A's sweep Rangers 8-1 Updated: May-18-16 7:35 pm
OAKLAND, California - Khris Davis and Danny Valencia have combined to hit 15 home runs this month and the Oakland Athletics are suddenly on a nice run after stumbling to open May.
- 2 Oakland officers implicated in underage sex scandal resign Updated: May-18-16 5:18 pm
OAKLAND, California - Two of four Northern California police officers implicated in a sexual misconduct case have resigned.
- California city approves controversial pot marijuana rules Updated: May-18-16 3:41 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Oakland's new medical marijuana rules include an equity program that is drawing debate.
- Odor suspended for 8 games and Bautista for 1 for brawl Updated: May-17-16 11:51 pm
TORONTO - Texas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching Toronto's Jose Bautista on the jaw.
- Police arrest 2 in killing of California real estate agent Updated: May-17-16 9:32 am
SAN JOSE, California - Authorities say they have arrested two men in the killing of a San Francisco real estate agent.
- Correction: Educating School Superintendents story Updated: May-16-16 2:57 pm
OAKLAND, California - A story May 15 by The Hechinger Report and transmitted by The Associated Press about Oakland, California, superintendents spending more time in schools misspelled the name of a middle school principal. He is Aubrey Layne, not Lane.
- California police sexual misconduct probe sparked by suicide Updated: May-13-16 10:04 pm
OAKLAND, California - An officer's suicide prompted an investigation into allegations that Oakland police officers committed sexual misconduct with a minor, the department's police chief said Friday.
- Raiders 1st-round pick Karl Joseph not ready for practice Updated: May-13-16 7:02 pm
ALAMEDA, California - First-round pick Karl Joseph will have to wait a little bit longer until he can show the Oakland Raiders what he's capable of doing on the field.
- Online neighbors forum alters rules to stop racial profiling Updated: May-12-16 6:04 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Nextdoor.com., a forum meant to let neighbors share recommendations on plumbers or ask for help finding missing dogs, is struggling with claims that people are using it to racially profile those they find suspicious.
- Splash Brothers Curry, Thompson send Warriors to West finals Updated: May-12-16 2:44 am
OAKLAND, California - Stephen Curry raised his left arm in triumph and cradled the game ball in his right as yellow confetti fell.
- Raiders sign undrafted free agent Greg Townsend Jr. Updated: May-11-16 7:59 pm
ALAMEDA, California - The Oakland Raiders have signed undrafted free agent defensive end Greg Townsend Jr.
- Raiders sign free-agent DE Damontre Moore Updated: May-10-16 12:29 am
ALAMEDA, California - The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent defensive end Damontre Moore.
- Raiders DE Mario Edwards says he has been cleared to play Updated: May-06-16 5:31 pm
ALAMEDA, California - Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Mario Edwards Jr. says he has been cleared to play again after being sidelined last season by a neck injury.
- No charges for Oakland councilwoman in alleged attack Updated: May-05-16 10:39 am
OAKLAND, California - The Alameda County District Attorney's Office won't file criminal charges against an Oakland City Councilwoman accused of attacking another woman last year.
- Mariners rally against A's bullpen for first sweep of season Updated: May-04-16 8:01 pm
OAKLAND, California - Even with a four-run deficit, Nelson Cruz hollered through the dugout some words of confidence.
- Reds hit 4 homers in 7-4 win over Giants, avoiding sweep Updated: May-04-16 4:41 pm
CINCINNATI - Two days off did not slow down Zack Cozart.