Tagged With Oakland

US homelessness could shoot up 45% by the end of the year — but these organisations are helping families find relief


One Federal Protective Service officer killed, another injured as thousands take to the streets in Oakland to protest George Floyd's death


19 crew members on the Grand Princess cruise ship tested positive for the coronavirus but are not being taken off because they're 'asymptomatic,' the company said



The coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess cruise ship just docked in Oakland. Crew members will stay on board while passengers are quarantined on military bases.


Coronavirus-infected Grand Princess cruise ship will dock in Oakland, California Monday


Police were armed with riot gear, a battering ram, and a robot to evict 2 homeless mums and 2 activists from an empty house they were occupying to protest California's housing crisis



An Oakland City Council member wants to use cruise ships to house homeless people — but her plan faces a big obstacle


Google billionaire Larry Page has been quietly funnelling money into flu vaccination initiatives


Majority of power restored at Oakland airport after everything mysteriously shut off, leaving passengers stuck on planes and stranded sitting on floors


A mysterious blackout at Oakland airport left furious airline passengers stranded for hours without any information as the busiest travel week of the year kicks off into chaos


A deadly earthquake took place 30 years ago today in the San Francisco Bay Area — here's what it was like to live through it, according to someone who was there


I grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. Here are 10 things I wish people would understand about it.



This ER doctor is about to launch the first marijuana breathalyzer, and it could completely upend how we do drug testing


Kamala Harris kicks off her 2020 campaign with a massive rally in Oakland


Smoke from the California fires blots out the sun, ruins air quality, and gives the Bay area a bizarre glow


2 people took a real severed head to a police station, but officers thought it was a Halloween prank



A booming California coffee chain says it knows the key to one of Starbucks' biggest customer problems


Google's new Bulletin service will let anyone submit news stories -- but it might make the company's fake-news problem even worse


Salesforce aims to help immigrant students with donations to San Francisco, Oakland schools


Inside the 'co-living' spaces where millennials pay over $1,765 a month for maid service and instant friends