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Thursday Night Football: Chiefs vs. Raiders

The Oakland Raiders host the Kansas City Chiefs in an AFC West Thursday Night Football game on Oct. 19 at Oakland Coliseum. (Credit: AP / Ben Margot) Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) makes contact with back judge Greg Steed (12) during the first half of an NFL football …

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Oakland names Darin White new fire chief

OAKLAND — Longtime Oakland firefighter Darin White was named fire chief Thursday, the city’s second choice after a Los Angeles candidate turned down the job over a contract dispute. White, who has spent 20 of his 30-year career in Oakland, will lead a beleaguered department recovering from the Ghost Ship …

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Darin White Appointed Fire Chief

OAKLAND, CA — Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and City Administrator Sabrina Landreth announced today that they have appointed interim Fire Chief Darin White to be the city’s new permanent fire chief. White, who is assuming his new role immediately, succeeds former Chief Teresa Deloach-Reed, who came under pressure after the …

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Do Warriors fall apart defensively without Draymond Green?

•It’s just NBA chatter, but the Warriors tend to pay attention to such things, and it’s nothing they want to hear: Without Draymond Green, they fall apart defensively. That did happen in Tuesday night’s opening loss, but it was a crazy night in many respects. Andre Iguodala was sidelined, key …

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Amazon HQ2 In Oakland: Bid Submitted

OAKLAND, CA — Oakland is one of five Bay Area cities included in a bid for Amazon’s second headquarters. The other local cities are San Francisco, Fremont, Concord and Richmond. Amazon announced plans in September to invest more than $5 billion in construction costs and operational expenses in a second …

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