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Neighbor Hailed as Hero During Carport Fire

Neighbor Hailed as Hero During Carport Fire

A neighbor visiting a friend's baby at the hospital came home early Tuesday to find a carport on fire, and quickly... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Warriors Unveil Chinese New Year Uniform

Warriors Unveil Chinese New Year Uniform

The Golden State Warriors on Monday unveiled the team's first Chinese New Year uniforms. Read »

Jan 26, 2015
CHP Officer Injured in Car Fire on Bay Bridge

CHP Officer Injured in Car Fire on Bay Bridge

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured in a car fire on a Treasure Island ramp on the Bay Bridge Monday... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Street Race May Be to Blame For Pedestrian Death

Street Race May Be to Blame For Pedestrian Death

The drivers of two cars that might have been racing in East San Jose were taken into custody Monday afternoon follo... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Kaiser Nurses Reach Contract Agreement, Union Says

Kaiser Nurses Reach Contract Agreement, Union Says

Kaiser Permanente nurses in California approved a new contract that boosts pay and improves patient care along with... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
San Bruno Pizza Parlor Catches Fire

San Bruno Pizza Parlor Catches Fire

Firefighters have controlled a two-alarm fire that sparked at a pizza parlor in San Bruno Monday morning after a car... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
NBC Foreign Correspondent to Give Stanford Commencement Speech

NBC Foreign Correspondent to Give Stanford Commencement Speech

Journalist Richard Engel, who escaped from captivity in Syria, will deliver Stanford's commencement address this... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
St. Francis Statue at Candlestick Soon to Be Homeless

St. Francis Statue at Candlestick Soon to Be Homeless

The concrete rendering of St. Francis in front of Candlestick Park will need a new home after the stadium is demoli... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
94-Year-Old Auschwitz Survivor Still Speaking

94-Year-Old Auschwitz Survivor Still Speaking

Helen Farkas is part of a dwindling group of Holocaust survivors still alive to relay horror stories that she exper... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015

Warriors Unveil Chinese New Year Uniforms

The Golden State Warriors on Monday unveiled the team's first Chinese New Year uniforms. View »

Jan 26, 2015
Pilot Rescued by Cruise Ship After Ditching Plane Over Pacific

Pilot Rescued by Cruise Ship After Ditching Plane Over Pacific

The pilot of a single-engine airplane from Tracy ran out of gas over the Pacific Ocean on his way to Hawaii, but he... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Park Closed Due to

Park Closed Due to "Health and Security Issues"

Starting on Monday, a San Rafael park will be closed for 30 days to address "health and security issues"... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Equity Firms May Soon Purchase Big Bay Area Newspapers

Equity Firms May Soon Purchase Big Bay Area Newspapers

The parent company of some of the Bay Area's biggest newspapers is in talks with private equity firms who may be... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Measles Patient May Have Exposed Hundreds to Virus

Measles Patient May Have Exposed Hundreds to Virus

Santa Clara County health officials say a person infected with measles might have exposed hundreds of people as... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App

Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App "Waze" Disabled

Sheriffs are campaigning to pressure Google Inc. to turn off a feature on its Waze traffic software that warns driv... Read »

Jan 26, 2015

6-Alarm Wildfire in Pacifica

A 6-alarm grass fire prompted the evacuations of about 90 people in Pacifica. Jan. 26, 2015 View »

Jan 26, 2015
Studies Suggest Money Makes SF Insufferable

Studies Suggest Money Makes SF Insufferable

Rich people are more likely to cheat, cut in traffic, and steal from the kids' candy jar -- and there are more rich... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Firefighters Contain 6-Alarm Fire in Pacifica

Firefighters Contain 6-Alarm Fire in Pacifica

A growing grass fire in a Pacifica canyon early Monday morning prompted evacuations and kept several people shut... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
California DMV Retracts Advisory on Rideshare Registration

California DMV Retracts Advisory on Rideshare Registration

The California Department of Motor Vehicles retracted on Saturday an advisory requiring anyone who transports people... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
3 Injured After Deck Collapses in San Francisco

3 Injured After Deck Collapses in San Francisco

Three people were transported to a hospital Sunday evening after a deck collapsed in San Francisco's Excelsior Dist... Read »

Jan 26, 2015

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