From the latest issue of SF Weekly: V Nasty, as She Wanna Be: "He got shot." Blunt but with a quiver in her voice, V-Nasty recalls the day her best friend died in her arms. The grisly incident happened on Coolidge Avenue in Oakland, when the rapper born Vanessa Reece was 15 years old. An East Oakla ... More >>
Jose Luis Gonzales Franco is back in Santa Rita jail today after a brief taste of freedom when he escaped his cell yesterday afternoon after returning from court.The 57-year-old robbery suspect managed to slip past whoever was supposed to be watching sometime after 2 p.m. Someone called the Sheri ... More >>
Ouch!Among those arrested when last Wednesday's general strike in Oakland devolved into melee, Roy Sorvari was one of the more colorful characters -- a comic book-inspired ninja, actually. As we wrote earlier this week, the 22-year-old Antioch resident was attending the march in a peace-keep ... More >>
No problemAn inmate broke free from Santa Rita jail this week, in what is being dubbed one of the easiest and most low-key prison escapes in recent history. Alameda County sheriff deputies noticed that 21-year-old Ismael Cesda, also known as Ismael Ramirez, was missing during Tuesday night's head ... More >>
"I haven't made out with anybody in 36 hours!"
Billy Bob doesn't say much, but he's the perfect Man for the Coens' con job