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Covered California Coverage Costs Increasing

Covered California Coverage Costs Increasing

The average premium will rise 4 percent in 2016, a slight decrease from the 4.2 percent jump in 2015. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Report: Amazon Drive-Thru Grocer Coming to Bay Area

Report: Amazon Drive-Thru Grocer Coming to Bay Area

Amazon might be planning to build a drive-thru grocery store in Sunnyvale, according to a new report. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Lowell Fire Burns 1,700 Acres, 3 Firefighters Released

Lowell Fire Burns 1,700 Acres, 3 Firefighters Released

Three of four firefighters who were injured in a wildland blaze raging through Northern California were released... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Police ID Driver Killed in Head-On Crash with Alleged DUI Driver

Police ID Driver Killed in Head-On Crash with Alleged DUI Driver

A crash victim killed by an allegedly drunk wrong-way driver Saturday evening in Pacifica was identified today as... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
East Bay Police Crack Down on Curfew Violators

East Bay Police Crack Down on Curfew Violators

The Antioch Police Department conducted an operation Sunday night that swept the city for children out late past the... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Richmond to Enact Rent Control Ordinance

Richmond to Enact Rent Control Ordinance

Richmond will be the first city in Contra Costa County to get rent control when a new ordinance is enacted in... Read »

Jul 27, 2015

Corpse Flower "Trudy" Blooms in Berkeley

Trudy the "corpse flower" is in full bloom — and stench — at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden. View »

Jul 27, 2015
SF Sued Over Soda Warning Legislation

SF Sued Over Soda Warning Legislation

San Francisco's new legislation requiring soda ads to carry health warning labels is being challenged in court by... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Berkeley Police Unable to Locate Allegedly Armed Laundromat Thief

Berkeley Police Unable to Locate Allegedly Armed Laundromat Thief

Berkeley police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a laundromat and may be armed. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Wragg Fire About 70% Contained

Wragg Fire About 70% Contained

Fire crews made headway on a brush fire that started in the Lake Berryessa area of Napa County, containing 70... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Lowell Fire Injures 4 Firefighters

Lowell Fire Injures 4 Firefighters

A fast-moving fire that prompted evacuations near Tahoe was downgraded Sunday to about 1,500 acres. Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
San Francisco Teacher Missing For Over 1 Week

San Francisco Teacher Missing For Over 1 Week

Search-and-rescue crews from three counties are combing through the Eldorado National Forest for a missing Bay Area... Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
Suspicious Briefcase Causes a MUNI Station to Shut Down

Suspicious Briefcase Causes a MUNI Station to Shut Down

A suspicious briefcase was reported at the Church Street MUNI station at 8 p.m. Sunday, causing the station to shut... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
House Trashed While Occupants Attend Birthday Party

House Trashed While Occupants Attend Birthday Party

A Newark residence was vandalized Saturday night while its occupants were out celebrating a birthday with family... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Thousands Take Part in San Francisco Marathon

Thousands Take Part in San Francisco Marathon

Thousands of runners took part in the 38th annual San Francisco Full and Half Marathon on Sunday. Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Suspect Charged With DUI in Fatal Crash on Highway 1

Suspect Charged With DUI in Fatal Crash on Highway 1

A Daly City resident has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter after a fatal collision on state... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
FBI Joins Search for Missing 8-Year-Old Girl

FBI Joins Search for Missing 8-Year-Old Girl

The FBI joined the search for a missing 8-year-old girl who was last seen Sunday evening riding a scooter outside... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Corpse Flower in Full Bloom at UC Botanical Garden

Corpse Flower in Full Bloom at UC Botanical Garden

Trudy the "corpse flower" is in full bloom — and stench — at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Police Shoot Alleged Carjacker Who Wrecks Stolen Car

Police Shoot Alleged Carjacker Who Wrecks Stolen Car

An alleged carjacker was shot in the torso Sunday morning after he wrecked a stolen vehicle, tried to carjack... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Fatal Crash Victim May Have Been Thrown Over Rail: CHP

Fatal Crash Victim May Have Been Thrown Over Rail: CHP

A man was fatally struck by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 after getting out of his vehicle near South San Francisco... Read »

Jul 26, 2015

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