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Baby Gorilla Death Prompts Changes at SF Zoo
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Baby Gorilla Death Prompts Changes at SF Zoo

San Francisco Zoo officials say that in the wake of a baby gorilla death the zoo will retrofit its 30-year-old gorilla enclosure doors. Read »

55 minutes ago
Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County rancher John Wick has a keen interest in composting as a miracle cure for what he sees as solving the... Read »

2 hours ago
Uber Suspends Service in Nevada After Legal Setback

Uber Suspends Service in Nevada After Legal Setback

Ride-sharing company Uber suspended its service in Nevada late Wednesday after a state court issued a preliminary... Read »

2 hours ago
100 Cars Show Up for

100 Cars Show Up for "Sideshow" Near Ferguson Protests

As protesters marched and looted in Oakland Wednesday night to demonstrate their frustration with a grand jury... Watch »

6 minutes ago
Congressman Joins Call to End Mandatory Retail Shifts on Holidays

Congressman Joins Call to End Mandatory Retail Shifts on Holidays

Congressman Eric Swalwell and 10 other House Democrats are calling on the Department of Labor to end mandatory... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Fans Set for New Holiday Tradition at Levi's Stadium

Fans Set for New Holiday Tradition at Levi's Stadium

Thanksgiving is all about tradition, but on Thursday tens of thousands of people will begin a new tradition by... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Hiker Fatally Shot at Oakland Hills Park Identified

Hiker Fatally Shot at Oakland Hills Park Identified

A man who was fatally shot at a park in the Oakland hills on Tuesday afternoon has been identified as David Ruenzel... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Man Arrested in SJ Airport Breach Released

Man Arrested in SJ Airport Breach Released

The man arrested for breaching security at Mineta San Jose International Airport is now out of jail. Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Bus Drivers Say Tech Company Shuttles Create Safety Hazards

Bus Drivers Say Tech Company Shuttles Create Safety Hazards

Public bus drivers in the South Bay are issuing a warning to corporate employee shuttles for high tech companies... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thanksgiving Day

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thanksgiving Day

Bay Area residents will be prohibited from burning firewood and other solid fuels on Thanksgiving Day during the... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Suspects Drive Car Into Union Square Chanel Boutique

Suspects Drive Car Into Union Square Chanel Boutique

Two suspects remain at large after crashing a vehicle into an upscale designer boutique in San Francisco's Union... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Homeless Man Beaten to Death in SF Alley Identified

Homeless Man Beaten to Death in SF Alley Identified

A homeless man who died after being beaten by a group of suspects in San Francisco's Financial District early Monday... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
San Jose Councilman Opposes Oil-By-Rail Idea

San Jose Councilman Opposes Oil-By-Rail Idea

Ash Kalra of the San Jose City Council is against shipping crude oil by rail through the Bay Area en route to a... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Push To Outlaw Pedestrian Tolls On Golden Gate Bridge

Push To Outlaw Pedestrian Tolls On Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge would remain henceforth and forever free for walkers and cyclists seeking to cross between... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Smoggy 2014 Blamed On Heat

Smoggy 2014 Blamed On Heat

A warmer Bay Area is a smoggier Bay Area, as 2014 displayed. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Drowned Pacifica Surfer May Be Missing Shingle Springs Man

Drowned Pacifica Surfer May Be Missing Shingle Springs Man

Police believe a surfer who may have drowned at a Pacifica beach on Sunday evening was 52-year-old Brook Kenyon... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Left-Hander Jon Lester to Meet With Giants Next Week

Left-Hander Jon Lester to Meet With Giants Next Week

The Giants are turning their attention to Jon Lester following Pablo Sandoval's departure. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
West Valley College Evacuated After

West Valley College Evacuated After "Credible" Threat

The campus of West Valley College in Saratoga was evacuated Wednesday morning after the community college received... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Apple Security Guards Want Better Pay, Conditions

Apple Security Guards Want Better Pay, Conditions

Apple security guards want better working conditions, which seems to mean better pay and full-time hours. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Report: Uber Now Valued At $40 Billion

Report: Uber Now Valued At $40 Billion

Uber is seeking funds at a valuation that's risen to as high as $40 billion, according to the unnamed sources. Read »

Nov 26, 2014

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