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Famous SF Twin Marian Brown Dies at 87

Famous SF Twin Marian Brown Dies at 87

Marian Brown, one half of San Francisco's best-known set of twins, has died at age 87. Read »

21 minutes ago
SF Zookeepers Allege Leaders Ignored Safety Concerns

SF Zookeepers Allege Leaders Ignored Safety Concerns

Five San Francisco zookeepers say a baby gorilla may not have been crushed to death under an electric door if zoo... Read »

2 hours ago
Students Help to End Hunger With Holiday Food Drive

Students Help to End Hunger With Holiday Food Drive

Students hopped into grocery carts at a Pleasanton Safeway Friday morning, all in an effort to fight hunger and... Watch »

3 hours ago
BART's

BART's "Train to Plane" Service to Oakland Airport

Four years after crews broke ground and $484 million later, BART’s new "train to plane" service, formally... Watch »

3 hours ago
Members of LGBT Community Fear Exclusion From Immigration Order

Members of LGBT Community Fear Exclusion From Immigration Order

Moments after President Barack Obama announced his immigration reform plan on Thursday, members of the gay community... Watch »

2 minutes ago
Stanford Professor Awarded National Medal of Science

Stanford Professor Awarded National Medal of Science

Stanford professor Thomas Kailath was awarded the National Medal of Science from President Barack Obama. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Critics Call for Investigation into PG&E Substation Security

Critics Call for Investigation into PG&E Substation Security

Critics say the California Public Utilities Commission has the power and responsibility to demand accountability... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Scantily-Clad Techie Graces Silicon Valley Billboard

Scantily-Clad Techie Graces Silicon Valley Billboard

Silicon Valley commuters meet "Alex," an underwear-clad "techie" who graces a billboard set... Read »

2 hours ago
Carr Leads Winning Drive to Snap Losing Streak

Carr Leads Winning Drive to Snap Losing Streak

Latavius Murray is brilliant at game's start to help Oakland to 14-0 lead, but then leaves the game after taking... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Blue Jays Get in on Sandoval Sweepstakes: Report

Blue Jays Get in on Sandoval Sweepstakes: Report

After visiting the Boston Red Sox early in the week and ongoing communication with San Francisco, the Toronto Blue... Read »

31 minutes ago
Burglars Targeting San Jose Schools

Burglars Targeting San Jose Schools

A burglar appears to be targetting the Mount Pleasant School District in San Jose. Watch »

6 hours ago
Man Who Killed Co-Worker, Cut Out Heart Released

Man Who Killed Co-Worker, Cut Out Heart Released

A Fresno man who stabbed his co-worker dozens of times in 1984 and then cut out the man's heart and put it in his... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Niners Can't Look Past Struggling Washington

Niners Can't Look Past Struggling Washington

Niners know they need to establish more consistency on offense and hope to execute better in red zone vs. Washington... Read »

2 hours ago
DEA Raids Oakland Marijuana Grow, Arrests 1

DEA Raids Oakland Marijuana Grow, Arrests 1

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials arrested a man while serving a search warrant at an Oakland marijuana... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Robin Williams' Former Napa Estate Listed For $25.9 Million

Robin Williams' Former Napa Estate Listed For $25.9 Million

The Villa of Smiles, Robin Williams's former Napa Valley estate, is back on the market. And at $25.9 million, it's... Read »

4 hours ago
AT&T Pays $23.3 M to Settle Hazardous Waste Case

AT&T Pays $23.3 M to Settle Hazardous Waste Case

AT&T has agreed to pay California authorities $23.3 million to settle allegations that it improperly disposed of... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
SF Officially in Running for 2024 Summer Olympics

SF Officially in Running for 2024 Summer Olympics

San Francisco is officially throwing its hat in the ring for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Bay Area Undocumented Immigrants Live in Fear of Being Deported

Bay Area Undocumented Immigrants Live in Fear of Being Deported

Mayra Diaz has been living and working in the Bay Area for 26 years as an undocumented immigrant. The single mother... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Sacramento Sheriff Criticizes Obama’s Immigration Approach

Sacramento Sheriff Criticizes Obama’s Immigration Approach

A Northern California sheriff is harshly criticizing President Barack Obama's approach to illegal immigration after... Read »

4 hours ago
Driver Asleep in Fast Lane Arrested on DUI Charge

Driver Asleep in Fast Lane Arrested on DUI Charge

A man who was asleep at the wheel in the fast lane was arrested Thursday morning in Marin County on charges of drunk... Read »

Nov 20, 2014

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