A tree fell on a homless person in Oakland killing them, Wednesday evening, CHP said. 

Tree falls at Oakland homeless encampment, 1 person dead

  • Powerful storm hits Bay Area

    Snow falls along I-80 east near Truckee, Calif. Photo: KCRA
    Snow falls along I-80 east near Truckee, Calif. Photo: KCRA
  • Coast Guard families wait in line for food

    Coast Guard members and their families waited in line at Coast Guard Island in Alameda to get food because of the ongoing partial government shutdown.
    Coast Guard members and their families waited in line at Coast Guard Island in Alameda to get food because of the ongoing partial government shutdown.
  • Over 72,000 Bay Area PG&E customers without power

    Crews tend to a downed Oak tree in Orinda. Photo: Cristina Rendon, KTVU
    Crews tend to a downed Oak tree in Orinda. Photo: Cristina Rendon, KTVU
  • Strain of working with no pay affecting TSA

Local News

  • CHP ride-along: Multiple storm-related accidents

  • Group protests sold-out Louis C.K. show at San Jose comedy club

  • Flooding closes Civic Center BART station

  • San Jose may give TSA workers paychecks until gov't shutdown ends

  • More than 72,000 Bay Area PG&E customers without power as storm continues

National and World News

  • FBI: Georgia man arrested for making threats to attack the White House

  • President Trump signs bill giving federal workers back pay

  • Executive at San Francisco company killed in Kenyan attack a 'force of nature,' friend says

  • Speaker Nancy Pelosi asks Trump to reschedule State of the Union address until after the government

  • American service members killed during an explosion while conducting a routine patrol in Syria

Politics

  • (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

    California voters must approve law to end bail before trial

  • San Jose may give TSA workers paychecks until gov't shutdown ends

  • President Trump signs bill giving federal workers back pay

  • Kaiser announces 3 initiatives to fight homelessness during event with Oakland mayor

  • Gov. Newsom holds housing round table in the South Bay

2 Investigates

  • CPUC only says it's ‘monitoring' PG&E amid company's uncertain future

  • 1 in 10 disabled parking placards being misused, 2 Investigates

  • First batch of Bay Area police misconduct records released under new transparency law

  • Wag! dog walker charged with animal cruelty; customers concerned about industry background checks

  • Fears loom that sexual assault cases involving Massage Envy will remain private

Now Trending

  • Group protests sold-out Louis C.K. show at San Jose comedy club

  • Ayesha Curry invites Clemson Tigers to 'real feast' following Trump's fast-food White House meal

  • Fake Washington Post paper editions being circulated in DC

  • Video shows hundreds of elk seen streaming across road

  • Powerful storm hits Bay Area, will continue to strengthen into evening hours

Unusual News

  • Shutdown Swill soda (Courtesy of Avery's Beverages)

    'Shutdown Swill' soda flavor marks shuttered government

  • Frederick County child was drunk in daycare operator's care, investigators say

  • Woman fatally shoots boyfriend while posing for Snapchat photo, police say

  • Sea lion eats, throws up toddler's sock at zoo

  • Alien-looking, gigantic rotating ice disk forms in Maine river

Bay Area People

  • Oakland's Fire Station 18 gives back at holidays

  • Google engineer partners with Girl Scouts on robot-making STEM program

  • Oakland teen surprised with new car as he heads off to college

  • Former East Bay gang member launches completely green company, hires ex-felons

  • Bay Area non-profit sends equipment to troops overseas

California Wildfires

  • CalFire created an interactive map of the state's wildfire damage. Nov. 12, 2018

    Interactive map of California wildfires shows damage by address

  • Map: Camp Fire evacuation/repopulation

  • California governor, lawmakers confront utility bankruptcy

  • CPUC only says it's ‘monitoring' PG&E amid company's uncertain future

  • PG&E bankruptcy will be an expensive process

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