After the Ghost Ship warehouse fire, Oakland firefighters want to create a peer counseling program to help cope with PTSD and other mental health issues.
By Leah Rosenbaum, STAT
Salma Hagag, 51, learned to sing in Sudan as a child, before she moved to Egypt and, eventually, the United States. But nobody in her adopted country had heard her voice — until she performed at a sold-out concert in…
By Elie Khadra, KQED Arts
There are no words to convey the heartbreak felt by those closest to the Oakland Ghost Ship warehouse fire.
By Gabe Meline, KQED
The number of those killed in a warehouse fire in Oakland, California, over the weekend, rose to 36 Monday morning as authorities continued to search for what sparked the blaze.
By News Desk
By Michael D. Regan
A warehouse fire that broke out late Friday night during a party in Oakland, California has killed at least 24 people.
By PBS NewsHour
The Oakland police department’s history of misconduct — particularly involving African-Americans — has made it the subject of federal oversight for 13 years. Wednesday, Stanford researchers released the results of a two-year-long study into the department, confirming that Oakland officers…
When 27-year-old artist Antonio Ramos was shot and killed last fall while painting a mural under a highway overpass in West Oakland, the story of his death captured national headlines and inspired other young people to honor his legacy through…
By Kelly Whalen
The challenge: bring together some of the Bay Area’s top turf dancers alongside the region’s rising ballet talent in a single dance project.
By Niema Jordan and Debora Silva, KQED
Brittani Sensabaugh said her photos of communities of color are "for the people who feel hopeless, voiceless.”…
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