Ex-Oakland police captain in critical condition after shooting

October 21, 2021 An Oakland Police officer walked into Oakland police headquarters on December 6, 2012 in Oakland, California. Justin Sullivan / Getty Images A former police commander was reported in critical condition after a shoot in downtown Oakland. Several media outlets, including San Francisco Chronicle, KRON and Oaklandside, reported that Ersie Joyner, the now … Read more

Gas in this Big Sur town just hit $7.59 a gallon

While gas prices virtually dipped nationwide after the summer months, this year’s prices were not that predictable. For a city on the central California coast, the price of a gallon of gasoline just reached $ 7.59, according to ABC7. Amerigo gas station in Big Sur, not far from the popular Treebones Resort, is remote. It … Read more

Los Gatos mom who threw sex-fueled teenage parties makes first court appearance

A 47-year-old Los Gatos mother accused of hosting drunken, sex-fueled parties for her young son and his friends refused bail Wednesday. Shannon O’Connor, also known as Shannon Bruga, made her first court appearance yesterday. In the courtroom of a Santa Clara courtroom, a judge issued 15 protection orders for those authorities said to be victims, … Read more

‘It can break the drought’

An atmospheric river with high humidity forecast to hit California on Sunday and Monday, will deliver a much-needed rain in a state of drought at a time of year when severe storms are unusual. It’s not clear at this point where the bull’s-eye of the storm will throw the most rain, but forecasters agree that … Read more

Conservative YouTube host slammed for racist remarks targeting Asian Bay Area TV news reporter

A conservative political commentator has been criticized for racist remarks targeting veteran Bay Area TV reporter Betty Yu. Steven Crowder, the host of the political podcast and YouTube channel “Louder and Crowder,” made the comments during a segment on his Wednesday show focusing on the closing only in San Francisco In-N-August place for failure to … Read more