A collection of news and information related to Oakland (Alameda, California) published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 337 » View wsbtradio.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-29 Next >
IF YOU GO GETTING THERE Oakland International Airport is your best bet if California's wine country is your primary goal. The easiest option for Chicagoans is to fly Southwest Airlines non-stop from Midway to Oakland. A recent check found weekday fares...
The holidays burst upon us every year with a veneer of joyousness, yet that bubbling of good cheer masks a series of rather dire seasonal warnings: Don't eat too many rich, fatty foods; don't drink to excess; don't forsake your exercise routine; and,...
Special to the Los Angeles Times"Two weeks ago I was in Japan for a week, then I was in San Francisco for a day, and then I went to Paris for a week, and I just got back yesterday. Now here I am at work trying to figure out what day it is." In other words, it's a typical Monday at...
MIKE MALES is senior researcher for the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice in San Francisco.'WE ARE here to say, 'America, we have a problem,' " Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton told the Police Executive Research Forum in Washington last month. "Crime is coming back, and it has a new and troubling element … a youthful population...
KTLA NewsOAKLAND, Calif. (KTLA) -- The California-based radio preacher who predicted the end of the world has been hospitalized after suffering a mild stroke. 89-year-old preacher Harold Camping, president of Family Radio, was taken from his home to Highland...
Dennis Oppenheim Conceptual artist and sculptor Dennis Oppenheim, 72, a pioneering conceptual artist and sculptor who also made his mark on the earthworks and body art movements, died Jan. 21 of liver cancer at a New York hospital. Beginning in the...
KTLA NewsOAKLAND, Calif. (KTLA) -- A local television crew was assaulted and robbed Thursday evening in East Oakland while researching a story on abused dogs. The reporter and cameraman for ABC7 TV were conducting interviews in the 600 block of Capistrano Drive...
KTLA NewsOAKLAND, Calif. (KTLA) -- A second-grade teacher has been placed on leave while a school and police investigate accounts by students that classmates engaged in oral sex and stripped off some of their clothes during class, officials said Friday. The...
Jack LaLanne, the fitness guru who inspired television viewers to trim down, eat well and pump iron for decades before diet and exercise became a national obsession, died Sunday. He was 96. LaLanne died of respiratory failure due to pneumonia Sunday...
Tags: Celebrities and Health Issues, Health, Surgery, Bob Hope, Homes
1805: The Michigan Territory was created by an act of Congress. 1908: President Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Monument (it became a national park in 1919). 1913: The first sedan-type automobile, a Hudson, went on display at...
FOX 5 San Diego ReporterAfter a decade in the sky, a San Diego pilot landed the plane Saturday that has carried him around the world. Around 12:15 p.m., Robert "Bob" Gannon landed at Gillespie Field in El Cajon, the same airport that he took off from 10 years ago. On the...
Tags: Travel, KSWB, Hugo Chavez, Transportation, Air Transportation
Associated PressDemocrat Jerry Brown was sworn in Monday as California's 39th governor, returning to the office he left 28 years ago but inheriting a much different and more troubled state than the one he led then. The man who once was California's most famous...
Tags: Buddhism, Andrew Cuomo, Nevada, U.S. Senate, Sacramento
Mar 29, 2009 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Nov 22, 2009 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jul 22, 2009 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Sep 17, 2006 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jun 13, 2011 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Jan 28, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 29, 2011 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Jan 21, 2011 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Jan 23, 2011 |Story| KWCH
Jan 11, 2011 |Story| Aberdeen News
Jan 8, 2011 |Story| KSWB-LTV
Jan 3, 2011 |Story| KTXL-LTV