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911 Operator Questions BBQ Becky’s Mental Stability In Newly Released Call

We've been pondering the same thing, beloved.


A Convicted Murderer Punched His Lawyer In The Face After Being Sentenced To 50 Years

Melvin Andrew Jr. was convicted in the 2017 murder of a Bay Area activist.


#JusticeForNia: 5 Facts About The Murder Of Nia Wilson

18-year-old Nia Wilson was stabbed to death over the weekend at an Oakland BART station by 27-year-old John Cowell. There has been an outpouring of support…


#Justice4NiaWilson: Suspect Arrested In Murder Of Black Teen At Oakland BART Station

John Cowell was apprehended at at BART station in Pleasant Hill, California.


Black Woman Killed, Sister Hospitalized After Random BART Station Attack

"She needs her justice … she was just an innocent kid, and she didn’t deserve this.”


‘Blindspotting’ Leaves Moviegoers A Little Vulnerable But Hella Aware

Lifelong friends Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal are by admission artsy as f**k. Before the Citi Bikes, green juices and fresh produce at Whole Foods…


White Woman Targets Black Oakland Residents For Barbecuing In The Park

"When you engage law enforcement in these kinds of things you are opening the door for things to go very wrong."


Why An Oakland Coffee Shop Is Refusing To Serve Police Officers

Hasta Muerte has a strict policy when it comes to cops.


Mistah F.A.B. Reiterates His Message To Trump In “Dear Mr. President” Video

On behalf of the ghetto, Mistah F.A.B. wants the president to at least see if his people are OK in his new video.


Nene Leakes Wishes Rape On Heckler During Stand Up Show

The reality star-turned-comedian set off the crowd when she told an audience member she should get raped by an Uber driver.


#OaklandFire: 9 Killed, Dozens Missing After Blaze Breaks Out At Warehouse Party

The death toll is expected to rise to 40 people.


Watch Kamaiyah’s Fun Filled “Mo Money Mo Problems” Video

The Bay Area rapper threw a party with all of her day 1 homies.


Being An Oakland Police Chief Is Now A Game Of Musical Of Chairs

A third interim chief steps down amid sex scandal involving underage girl.


Oakland Crowns Tupac With ‘Tupac Shakur Day’ On His Birthday

June 16 will be known as Tupac Shakur Day in the Bay Area.