Oakland: 4 boys arrested in series of street robberies
Four teenage boys were arrested Friday after five East Oakland street robberies, including one left a woman beaten so badly she was hospitalized, police said.
The boy and an 18-year-old were shot in North Oakland and a man was shot earlier in the day in West Oakland.
Police log information from Lafayette and Moraga was not provided this week.OrindaThe following are from the Orinda police log:DEC. 14 battery: Reported at 6:19 p.
The following excerpts were taken from the Walnut Creek police log:Saturday, Dec. 6 vandalism: It was reported at 2:40 p.m. that someone kicked in the door of a white Ford Diesel Pick up while parked in a garage in the 1600 block of Ygnacio Valley Road.
Legal marijuana caused homeless upswing, Denver shelters say
DENVER (AP) -- Chris Easterling was sick of relying on drug dealers in Minneapolis when he needed marijuana to help ease the pain of multiple sclerosis.
(Ray Chaves/Contra Costa Times)
A mountain home for Tilly the turtle
This week, readers are sharing more stories of animal rescue.
Has One Direction lost its luster?
'NCIS' repeat and holiday cartoons top British boy band's behind-the-scenes special Tuesday night.