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Twitter to Open "Learning Center" For Homeless

Beginning next summer, Twitter employees will teach tech skills to San Francisco's homeless at a $1 million... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Quarantine Issued After Deadly Citrus Pest Found

Quarantine Issued After Deadly Citrus Pest Found

The California Department of Food and Agriculture detected the first Bay Area case of the Asian citrus psyllid this... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
2 Sheriff's Deputies Killed in Shooting Spree; Suspects Arrested

2 Sheriff's Deputies Killed in Shooting Spree; Suspects Arrested

Two suspects have been booked into Sacramento County Jail following a series of shootings that left two sheriff's... Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
Relatives Jump Off Roof of Burning Home, Family Dog Dies

Relatives Jump Off Roof of Burning Home, Family Dog Dies

Family members jumped off the roof Friday morning after a two-alarm fire ripped through their Milpitas home. Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Duck Farm Raided Following Animal Cruelty Allegations

Duck Farm Raided Following Animal Cruelty Allegations

Sonoma County Sheriff's Office deputies and veterinarians searched the Reichardt Duck Farm in Petaluma Wednesday... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Motorcycle Lane Splitting Is Relatively Safe: Study

Motorcycle Lane Splitting Is Relatively Safe: Study

The controversial act of lane splitting – when a motorcycle rides between cars in traffic – is safer than many... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Is Photo Math App Bad News for Teachers?

Is Photo Math App Bad News for Teachers?

An app called Photo Math boasts the ability to solve math problems with the click of a smartphone camera, prompting... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Driver Hits Woman, Child in Wheelchair

Driver Hits Woman, Child in Wheelchair

A driver running a red light hit a wheelchair carrying a woman and a girl, sending the child to the hospital... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
John Steinbeck’s Heirs Fight Over Control of Movie Rights

John Steinbeck’s Heirs Fight Over Control of Movie Rights

John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over movie deals for the... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Governor Spends Big on Two Ballot Measures

Governor Spends Big on Two Ballot Measures

Gov. Jerry Brown reports spending $13.5 million this month to support two measures on the November ballot. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

In the seven years since an invasive pest known as the quagga mussel infested the Colorado river system, water... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Thirty years after a teenager’s body was found on the sand at Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego homicide... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
CHP Officer Suspected of Forwarding Nude Photos

CHP Officer Suspected of Forwarding Nude Photos

Court documents show a California Highway Patrol officer is suspected of secretly sending nude photos of a DUI... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Woman Hit by Tour Bus Near SF City Hall Dies

Woman Hit by Tour Bus Near SF City Hall Dies

A woman who was hit by a tour bus near the San Francisco City Hall Thursday morning has died, police said. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

Hundreds in City Heights took to the streets chanting “Hands up! Don’t Shoot!” Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Emails May Reveal New Details About DeMaio Accuser

Emails May Reveal New Details About DeMaio Accuser

Todd Bosnich, the former campaign worker who accused Congressional candidate Carl DeMaio of sexual harassment,... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

The surfing community is mourning the loss of a local father and husband described as a generous role model to... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Injured Golden Eagle Rescued in Morgan Hill Completes Rehab, Released

Injured Golden Eagle Rescued in Morgan Hill Completes Rehab, Released

An eagle that was found and rescued more than a month ago in Morgan Hill was successfully released on Wednesday... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

San Francisco Jail Inmates Get Computer Tablets

Some San Francisco jail inmates are now in possession of computer tablets they can use to do homework, read... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Armed Couple Robs Jeweler, Steals 25 Luxury Watches

Armed Couple Robs Jeweler, Steals 25 Luxury Watches

Palo Alto police are looking for a man and woman who robbed a jewelry store at Stanford Shopping Center at gunpoint... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014

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