Top Oakland news: Man killed by neighbor; port projects drop in business; more

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By Hoodline - Published on May 13, 2020.

Read on for the most recent top news you may have missed in Oakland.

Family mourns loss of 2 children in crash

It was a horrific crash on Interstate 580 in Oakland. In an instant, a family lost two children. A third child and their mother ended up in the hospital.

Read the full story on KTVU Fox 2.

Man killed by neighbor

Thomas, 43, has been charged with murder and is being held without bail at the Santa Rita Jail. 

Read the full story on SFGATE.

Man refuses to wear mask at 7-Eleven, breaks window

At the 7-Eleven on Thornhill Drive in the Oakland hills, the signs are clear: Masks are required to protect against the coronavirus.

Read the full story on KTVU Fox 2.

Massive Port of Oakland projecting drop in business because of COVID-19 outbreak

While loaded cargo traffic saw a slight increase in April, officials warned Tuesday of a drop-off coming in May and beyond as shipments have been canceled, due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Read the full story on CBS San Francisco.

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