Start with a cup of clam chowder or a mixed green salad. Dine on unlimited turkey, sourdough stuffing, mashed potatoes, garden vegetables, cranberry relish, and gravy. Finish with a side of delicious pumpkin pie.
After Oakland failed for a decade to protect the public and firefighters from hazardous materials, the state stripped the city of these duties. And now investigators are looking into illegal shipments of toxic waste and the misuse of public funds.
In the name of stopping child trafficking, Oakland has endorsed an initiative that further criminalizes adult prostitution — even though San Francisco rejected the same program over fears it would endanger sex workers.