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Study Looks at Lane Splitting in California

Study Looks at Lane Splitting in California

A California study of a driving maneuver in which motorcyclists pass stalled traffic by going between lanes finds the practice poses no more danger than riding a motorcycle in general. Read »

1 minute ago
Vote-By-Mail Envelopes Printed with Wrong Election Date

Vote-By-Mail Envelopes Printed with Wrong Election Date

Alameda County officials want to remind voters that Election Day is Nov. 4 after the county's registrar of... Read »

26 minutes ago
BART Service Slowed By Embarcadero Station Incident

BART Service Slowed By Embarcadero Station Incident

BART officials said trains coming into and out of San Francisco would be severely delayed Wednesday... Read »

13 minutes ago
2 San Francisco Restaurants Earn 3 Michelin Stars

2 San Francisco Restaurants Earn 3 Michelin Stars

Two San Francisco restaurants have become the city's first to earn three stars in the Michelin Guide. Read »

50 minutes ago
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... Read »

2 hours ago
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Giraffe Euthanized

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Giraffe Euthanized

Beloved giraffe Nairobi was euthanized at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom after living a long life in the... Read »

55 minutes ago
Bryan Stow Shows Progress in ESPN Interview

Bryan Stow Shows Progress in ESPN Interview

Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being beaten by two Dodger fans... Read »

4 hours ago
Giant Gold Nugget Going Up For Sale in San Francisco

Giant Gold Nugget Going Up For Sale in San Francisco

One of the biggest gold nuggets found in modern times in Northern California's historic Gold Country is going up for... Read »

36 minutes ago
3-Alarm Fire Burns Barn, Heat Appears on Satellite Imagery

3-Alarm Fire Burns Barn, Heat Appears on Satellite Imagery

A bunch of pallets began burning at a ranch east of Gilroy early Wednesday morning, and spread to a barn... Watch »

3 hours ago
PG&E Touts New

PG&E Touts New "Robot"

A new "robot" allows crews to inspect large transmission lines. Stephanie Chuang reports. Watch »

4 hours ago
Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

The war of words - and book titles - is heating up between two public libraries 1,500 miles apart from each... Read »

3 hours ago
Nextdoor Wants to Make Trick-or-Treating More Efficient

Nextdoor Wants to Make Trick-or-Treating More Efficient

Nextdoor, the Bay Area company that lets neighbors communicate with each other about everything from local... Read »

5 hours ago
County Department Director Fired After NBC Investigation

County Department Director Fired After NBC Investigation

A Santa Clara County department director has been removed from his position after the NBC Bay Area... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
San Francisco Bathed in Orange for World Series

San Francisco Bathed in Orange for World Series

The city of San Francisco is bathed in orange, and it's not because Halloween is right around the corner. Read »

3 hours ago
Body Found in Dumpster at Milpitas Recycling Center

Body Found in Dumpster at Milpitas Recycling Center

A body was found at the Republic Services recycling facility in Milpitas, the Santa Clara County Coroner's... Watch »

2 hours ago
Wildlife Officials Hold Meeting Over Mountain Lion Sightings

Wildlife Officials Hold Meeting Over Mountain Lion Sightings

Safety has been a hot topic in San Jose after recent multiple mountain lion sightings. Peggy Bunker reports. Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Cortese Calls for Change in SJPD Union Leadership

Cortese Calls for Change in SJPD Union Leadership

The San Jose mayoral race took a strange turn Tuesday when the police union-backed candidate, Dave Cortese,... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Year Since Andy Lopez Shooting, Activists Demand Change

Year Since Andy Lopez Shooting, Activists Demand Change

One year after teenager Andy Lopez was shot to death by a Sonoma County Sheriff's deputy, community activists... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Healdsburg's Plan to Raise Legal Smoking Age Moves Forward

Healdsburg's Plan to Raise Legal Smoking Age Moves Forward

The City of Healdsburg's plan to raise its legal smoking age from 18 to 21 has sparked a polarizing debate. Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Teacher Spends Thousands On Music Equipment For Students

Teacher Spends Thousands On Music Equipment For Students

Tim Wilson is determined to give his middle school students all the advantages they deserve no matter how much... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014

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