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Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey Attends Parade
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Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey Attends Parade

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey took a break from his hospital-based rehab to attend the San Francisco Giants' World Series victory parade Friday from behind the scenes, thanking all the fans and well-wishers for the support and love through his recent health ordeal. Read »

20 minutes ago

"Incredible Explosion:" 2 Injured in Apartment Blast, Fire

An explosion, fire and "multiple injuries" were reported at a 4-unit apartment building in Walnut... Watch »

47 minutes ago
Woman Sues Oakland Mayor Jean Quan After Car Accident

Woman Sues Oakland Mayor Jean Quan After Car Accident

A woman who was involved in a crash with Oakland Mayor Jean Quan in June has filed a lawsuit against Quan and... Read »

5 hours ago
Giants Parade Tips: Getting There By Car, BART or MUNI

Giants Parade Tips: Getting There By Car, BART or MUNI

The parade will start at Steuart and Market streets, travel along Market Street before making a right turn... Read »

3 hours ago
App Maps Out Best Trick-or-Treating Spots

App Maps Out Best Trick-or-Treating Spots

As seasoned trick-or-treaters know, strategy is everything Halloween night. Watch »

2 hours ago
1 Dead, 1 Hurt After SpaceShipTwo Crashes in SoCal Desert

1 Dead, 1 Hurt After SpaceShipTwo Crashes in SoCal Desert

One person is dead and another has suffered a "major injury" after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket... Read »

8 minutes ago
Schools Beg Students to Skip Parade

Schools Beg Students to Skip Parade

Over 4,200 students in San Francisco skipped school the last time the San Francisco Giants had a World... Read »

2 hours ago
2 Killed in San Jose; Pedestrian Deaths Rise to 36

2 Killed in San Jose; Pedestrian Deaths Rise to 36

Two people were killed within two hours of each other bringing San Jose's total number of pedestrian fatalities this... Read »

Oct 31, 2014

Giants Victory Parade

Images from the San Francisco Giants' 2014 World Series Victory Parade. View »

5 minutes ago
Man Killed in Gun Fight in San Jose's

Man Killed in Gun Fight in San Jose's "Fountain Alley"

San Jose police are investigating a homicide that left one man dead after a shooting in downtown San... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Uber For Kids? Shuddle Ride-Sharing Service Launches in Bay Area

Uber For Kids? Shuddle Ride-Sharing Service Launches in Bay Area

The Bay Area is now hom to a new service like Uber and Lyft -- but for kids. Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
 Prosecutor Donates Confiscated Cell Phones To DV Shelter

Prosecutor Donates Confiscated Cell Phones To DV Shelter

The latest batch of 200 phones donated to Nextdoor Solutions To Domestic Violence were made up primarily of... Watch »

5 hours ago
WATCH LIVE: Giants World Series Victory Parade

WATCH LIVE: Giants World Series Victory Parade

The San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade kicked off officially a little after noon with... Read »

1 minute ago
Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA $1M Each Year

Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA $1M Each Year

Some California Counties waste thousands of flu vaccine. Weak state oversight lets it continue. Read »

3 hours ago
Nurses Plan Strike Over Ebola Protections

Nurses Plan Strike Over Ebola Protections

National Nurses United, fed up with what they call a lack of Ebola protections at hospitals across the country, plan... Watch »

6 hours ago
Guilty Verdict in 1984 Pleasanton Cold Case

Guilty Verdict in 1984 Pleasanton Cold Case

A man with an extensive criminal history was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday for fatally stabbing... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Planned Alum Rock BART Station in Limbo

Planned Alum Rock BART Station in Limbo

The Alum Rock neighborhood is scheduled to get a BART station and urban center as part of "Phase 2" in the... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Questions, Answers About CA Ebola Policy

Questions, Answers About CA Ebola Policy

The California Department of Public Health has issued a 21-day quarantine order for people traveling... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Prop. 1 Aims to Revitalize California Water System

Prop. 1 Aims to Revitalize California Water System

If approved, Proposition 1 would dump $7.5 billion into water system improvements in California, including... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Apple CEO Tim Cook:

Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to Be Gay"

Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke out publicly about his sexuality in an op-ed for Bloomberg Businessweek, saying, "I'm proud... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014

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