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Sutro Heights Dig Turns Up Artifacts, Stories

Sutro Heights Dig Turns Up Artifacts, Stories

Adolph Sutro was one of those forward-thinking pioneers. His stunning creations at San Francisco‚Äôs Ocean Beach... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Gas Leak Stopped on Alum Rock Avenue

Gas Leak Stopped on Alum Rock Avenue

Six commercial addresses were evacuated Wednesday afternoon when a construction crew ruptured an unmarked 2-inch gas... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
After Setting iPhone Record, What Does Apple Do Next?

After Setting iPhone Record, What Does Apple Do Next?

Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Facebook's Status Update: Profit, Revenue Beat Expectations

Facebook's Status Update: Profit, Revenue Beat Expectations

For the seventh quarter in a row Facebook beat profit and revenue forecasts, continuing to win more mobile... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
California Declares E-Cigs Are a Health Threat

California Declares E-Cigs Are a Health Threat

California health officials say electronic cigarettes are a health threat, especially to children, and should be... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Muslim Comic Book Heroine Saves San Francisco From Anti-Islam Ads

Muslim Comic Book Heroine Saves San Francisco From Anti-Islam Ads

Comic book heroine Ms. Marvel, also known as Muslim, Pakistani-American teenager Kamala Khan, brought her... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
BART Poised to Ban E-Cigs, Vaping on Trains

BART Poised to Ban E-Cigs, Vaping on Trains

BART is set to ban the use of electronic cigarettes. Read »

Jan 28, 2015
San Jose OK's Shooting of Wild Pigs

San Jose OK's Shooting of Wild Pigs

San Jose councilmembers have made permanent a measure that allows the shooting of wild pigs that have become a... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Fake Water Employee Steals Jewelry From 93-Year-Old

Fake Water Employee Steals Jewelry From 93-Year-Old

Burglars posing as employees of the Daly City Water Department stole a large amount of jewelry from a 93-year-old... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
The Next Superfood? Bone Broth Sees Surge in Popularity

The Next Superfood? Bone Broth Sees Surge in Popularity

Although it's been around for years, broth is seeing a surge in popularity. Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Boy Scout Helps Sex Abuse Victims

Boy Scout Helps Sex Abuse Victims

After five years building her nonprofit, The Grateful Garment Project, Lisa Blanchard thought she had seen it all. Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Body Cams Must Be Turned On Before Every Call

Body Cams Must Be Turned On Before Every Call

The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday night asked the police department to revise its body camera policy to ensure... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
San Jose Announces Interim Fire Chief

San Jose Announces Interim Fire Chief

San Jose's interim city manager Tuesday announced the appointment of a deputy fire chief to serve temporarily as... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
Birds Found Covered in Mysterious Goo to Be Released

Birds Found Covered in Mysterious Goo to Be Released

The International Bird Rescue will release its first batch of cleaned seabirds Wednesday recuperating from getting... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
All 43 Students Missing in Mexico Dead, Investigators Say

All 43 Students Missing in Mexico Dead, Investigators Say

Investigators are now certain that 43 college students missing since September were killed and incinerated after... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
SFPD Investigating Homicides in Bayview District

SFPD Investigating Homicides in Bayview District

San Francisco police are investigating two homicides in the city's Bayview District Tuesday evening, a police... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
Water District to Discuss Conservation Efforts

Water District to Discuss Conservation Efforts

Parts of the Bay Area are now facing the driest January in recorded history. Now water officials are warning that... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Stanford Swimmer Accused of On-Campus Rape

Stanford Swimmer Accused of On-Campus Rape

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office plans to file five felony charges Wednesday against a former... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Humane Society Offers $5K Reward in Trash Puppies Case

Humane Society Offers $5K Reward in Trash Puppies Case

The Humane Society of the U.S. is offering a $5,000 reward for information on the animal cruelty suspect or suspects... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
Gold Nugget Thieves Ram SUV Into Museum

Gold Nugget Thieves Ram SUV Into Museum

Three people wearing ski masks and armed with at least one gun stole gold nuggets from San Francisco's Wells Fargo... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015

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