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Mayor's Fuzzy Math Claims San Jose Gang Crime Down

Mayor's Fuzzy Math Claims San Jose Gang Crime Down

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed says gang related crimes have dropped 70% this year, but what he's not telling the public: he's just comparing two months of the year. Read »

17 minutes ago
Palo Altans Complain of Increased Airplane Noise

Palo Altans Complain of Increased Airplane Noise

Some Palo Alto residents believe the skies above them have turned into an aviation superhighway with more and... Watch »

24 minutes ago
Golden Gate Bridge Plan Approved, Includes Toll on Pedestrians

Golden Gate Bridge Plan Approved, Includes Toll on Pedestrians

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District's Board of Directors have approved a financial plan... Read »

2 hours ago
Soda Tax Ads to Air During World Series, Thanks to Bloomberg

Soda Tax Ads to Air During World Series, Thanks to Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City who tried -- but failed -- to ban big sodas while... Read »

3 hours ago
Woman Killed by Tour Bus Was City Hall Employee

Woman Killed by Tour Bus Was City Hall Employee

A woman who died after being hit by a bus near San Francisco City Hall Thursday has been identified as a... Read »

23 minutes ago
Twittersphere: Game 3 of the World Series

Twittersphere: Game 3 of the World Series

Game 3 of the World Series is here! And we're tracking reaction to the San Francisco Giants' performance from around... Read »

41 minutes ago
2 Sheriff's Deputies Fatally Shot, Suspect Arrested

2 Sheriff's Deputies Fatally Shot, Suspect Arrested

A suspect was arrested Friday afternoon after two Northern California sheriff's deputies were killed during a series... Watch »

6 minutes ago
Quarantine Issued After Deadly Citrus Pest Found

Quarantine Issued After Deadly Citrus Pest Found

The California Department of Food and Agriculture detected the first Bay Area case of the Asian citrus psyllid this... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Twitter to Open

Twitter to Open "Learning Center" For Homeless

Beginning next summer, Twitter employees will teach tech skills to San Francisco's homeless at a $1 million... Read »

5 hours ago
Stock Sale Could Make Airbnb Worth $13B

Stock Sale Could Make Airbnb Worth $13B

Airbnb is mulling a stock sale that would raise another $3 billion worth of value in the company, anonymous sources... Read »

3 hours ago
No. 6 Oregon Takes On Cal at Levi’s Stadium

No. 6 Oregon Takes On Cal at Levi’s Stadium

Marcus Mariota hasn't given much thought to being part of the first college football game played at Levi's Stadium. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Man Gets 12 Years For Fatally Stabbing UC Berkeley Student

Man Gets 12 Years For Fatally Stabbing UC Berkeley Student

A former Berkeley City College student was sentenced Friday to 12 years in state prison for fatally... Read »

6 hours ago
Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, an unlikely race is heating up — the one for the Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
SF Police Officer Admits Stealing More Than $5,000 From Suspects

SF Police Officer Admits Stealing More Than $5,000 From Suspects

A former San Francisco police officer indicted along with two officers in a corruption investigation... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Walruses, Tiger, Dolphin Root on San Francisco Giants

Walruses, Tiger, Dolphin Root on San Francisco Giants

The animals at Six Flags are rooting on the Giants as the team heads into Game 3 of the World Series vs. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Relatives Jump Off Roof of Burning Home, Family Dog Dies

Relatives Jump Off Roof of Burning Home, Family Dog Dies

Family members jumped off the roof Friday morning after a two-alarm fire ripped through their Milpitas home. Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
McCovey Cove Renaming A Hoax, Giants Say

McCovey Cove Renaming A Hoax, Giants Say

The San Francisco Giants are refuting a company's claim that the naming rights to the part of China Basin... Read »

6 hours ago
Swiming 14,000 Laps In Memory Of Late Teacher

Swiming 14,000 Laps In Memory Of Late Teacher

Present-day students at San Jose's Presentation High School didn't know Claire Buchser. Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Gala Welcomes World Series to San Francisco

Gala Welcomes World Series to San Francisco

The Giants hosted a pregame gala Thursday in preparation for World Series games held at AT&T Park this weekend. Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Santa Clara School Board Censures Trustee Stampolis

Santa Clara School Board Censures Trustee Stampolis

The Santa Clara Unified School District Board of Education on Thursday approved a resolution to censure... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014

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