Ackerman couldn’t sleep as a kid, so now he tells rambling, sleep-inducing stories on his wildly successful podcast.
There’s a viral movement to change the name of International Boulevard back to East 14th Street—the name it had for nearly 100 years.
East Bay park users say there’s a growing problem of dog walkers leaving plastic bags full of poop alongside trails—whether by accident or on purpose.
Leigha Miller is a teenage drag-racing champ.
In Berkeley, council candidates Ben Gould and Kate Harrison spar over whether the city needs more housing or has already built too much.
Alameda’s animal shelter says it needs more money to care for dogs and cats. But city officials say the shelter intends to hand out big raises to its employees.
Students usually don’t decide on an academic major until college, but Oakland public schools plan to make every kid select a career path by the 10th grade.
A trip to Club Mud in Nigeria leads to Rita, Unekwu, and a lot of rain.
Alameda’s refusal to settle lawsuits with a housing developer could cost the city nearly $30 million.
Trump has threatened Oakland and California, but both have been slow to fight back.