Bay Area local news

Video Shows Man Suspected in South Bay Armed Robberies
Photo: Milpitas PD

Video Shows Man Suspected in South Bay Armed Robberies

Police released photos and a video on Wednesday of a man linked to three armed robberies in San Jose and a fourth in Milpitas earlier this year. Read »

20 minutes ago
Graton Casino Breaks Ground on $175M Expansion

Graton Casino Breaks Ground on $175M Expansion

The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria ceremoniously broke ground Wednesday on a $175 million, 200-room hotel and... Read »

3 minutes ago
Defendant in Vallejo Kidnapping Blamed Vaccine, FBI Says

Defendant in Vallejo Kidnapping Blamed Vaccine, FBI Says

The FBI says the man charged in a California kidnapping that police initially dismissed as a hoax told a television... Read »

39 minutes ago
Report: City Spends $1M Yearly on 'Potty-Sitters'

Report: City Spends $1M Yearly on 'Potty-Sitters'

San Francisco pays workers up to $16 per hour to patrol public potties, according to Matier & Ross. Read »

42 minutes ago
Chicken, Goose Slow Down Bay Area Commutes

Chicken, Goose Slow Down Bay Area Commutes

A chicken and goose on two Bay Area freeways created minor slowdowns Wednesday morning for early morning... Watch »

51 minutes ago
DeBartolo Takes Major Step Toward Hall of Fame

DeBartolo Takes Major Step Toward Hall of Fame

Five-time Super Bowl-winning owner Edward DeBartolo Jr. is on the brink of being enshrined into the Pro Football... Read »

3 hours ago
Win for Uber Drivers in Class-Action Case Over Pay

Win for Uber Drivers in Class-Action Case Over Pay

A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a case in California against Uber over the payment of its... Read »

4 hours ago
Death of SF Hipsters? Article Crashes 48 Hills Website

Death of SF Hipsters? Article Crashes 48 Hills Website

An article declaring the death of hipsters in San Francisco managed to crash local website 48 Hills. Read »

2 hours ago
Former 49ers QB Lists Bay Area Home for $3.999M

Former 49ers QB Lists Bay Area Home for $3.999M

Former 49er Alex Smith has listed his Monte Sereno mansion for $3.999 million. Read »

4 hours ago
Body of Man Missing in Yosemite Found

Body of Man Missing in Yosemite Found

Officials at Yosemite National Park have found the body of a man who was missing for more than three weeks. Read »

5 hours ago
iPhone Stops Bullet During Armed Robbery

iPhone Stops Bullet During Armed Robbery

An iPhone in the pocket of a Central California college student blocked a bullet during an armed robbery near Fresno... Read »

3 hours ago
Paly's 86-Year-Old 'Big Gym' Demolished

Paly's 86-Year-Old 'Big Gym' Demolished

Palo Alto High School’s 86-year-old Big Gym was demolished on Wednesday, paving the way for a
state-of-the-art... Watch »

3 hours ago
English Football Club Brands East Bay Youth Club

English Football Club Brands East Bay Youth Club

One of England's popular soccer organizations has selected an East Bay youth club to brand and nurture in order... Read »

3 hours ago
OSHA Not Notified After Explosion Because Worker Not Injured

OSHA Not Notified After Explosion Because Worker Not Injured

In a terse letter last month to Turner Construction company, Santa Clara County described a steam explosion at... Watch »

3 hours ago
1906 San Francisco Quake Survivor Dies at 113

1906 San Francisco Quake Survivor Dies at 113

Ruth Newman, one of only two known remaining survivors of the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 that shook the... Read »

5 hours ago
CA DOJ to Unveil Website With Law Enforcement Data

CA DOJ to Unveil Website With Law Enforcement Data

The California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's... Read »

6 hours ago
Model Accuses Businessman of Sexual Battery

Model Accuses Businessman of Sexual Battery

A 39-year-old man who allegedly arranged a modeling appointment with an 18-year-old was arrested on suspicion of... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself

West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself

A man shot himself while resisting officers at the West Oakland BART station, authorities said in a statement on... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
Radiation-Detecting Helicopter Flies Over Bay Area Cities This Week

Radiation-Detecting Helicopter Flies Over Bay Area Cities This Week

A helicopter measuring radiation in the air is scheduled to fly over select Bay Area cities this week. Read »

Sep 1, 2015
Death at County Jail Now a Criminal Investigation

Death at County Jail Now a Criminal Investigation

A death at the Santa Clara County Jail has turned into a criminal investigation. Three correctional officers... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015

Around the Bay

Top Stories By Bay Area Region:

Market Report

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out