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Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 01:23 PM PDT

NASA Asteroid Chaser Swings by Earth on Mission for Gravel

NASA Asteroid Chaser Swings by Earth on Mission for Gravel

NASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft swung by Earth on Friday on its way to a space rock. Launched a year ago, Osiris-Rex passed within 10,711 miles (17,237 kilometers) of the home planet early Friday afternoon —...

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 11:55 AM PDT

Shipping Containers Knocked Off Port of Oakland, Into Bay

Shipping Containers Knocked Off Port of Oakland, Into Bay

Crews are working to remove shipping containers from the San Francisco Bay where they landed after plunging off the port of Oakland.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 08:59 AM PDT

Could You Get a Visa Under Trump's Immigration Overhaul?

Could You Get a Visa Under Trump's Immigration Overhaul?

A wall along the Mexico border isn’t President Donald Trump’s only proposal to curtail immigration into the United States. Trump also wants to limit legal immigration into the U.S. by, among other revisions...

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 11:32 AM PDT

Community Mourns Loss of SF Grocer Killed in Hit-and-Run

Community Mourns Loss of SF Grocer Killed in Hit-and-Run

Konstantinos "Gus" Vardakastanis, 56, a popular San Francisco grocer, was the victim of a fatal hit-and-run crash early Friday morning in San Francisco, the coroner's office said.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 09:11 AM PDT

French to Skip 2018 Olympics If N. Korea Tensions Continue

French to Skip 2018 Olympics If N. Korea Tensions Continue

France has become the first nation participating in the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, to express doubts about going, given the ongoing tensions with North Korea, Reuters reported. If the...

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 05:24 PM PDT

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

Mazda is recalling more than 60,000 midsize cars in the U.S. and Canada because a wiring problem can knock out power-assisted steering and the passenger air bag. The recall covers Mazda 6 sedans from 2015...

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 12:06 PM PDT

Truck Bursts Into Flames on Residential Street in Oakland

Truck Bursts Into Flames on Residential Street in Oakland

People in an Oakland neighborhood rushed to douse flames that engulfed a car on Friday morning.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 10:23 AM PDT

Card Skimmers Found on 6 Pumps at Antioch Valero Gas Station

Card Skimmers Found on 6 Pumps at Antioch Valero Gas Station

East Bay drivers are urged to check their debit and credit cards because they might have been scammed.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 08:20 AM PDT

World Famous Cable Cars Taken off SF Street For a Week

World Famous Cable Cars Taken off SF Street For a Week

Some of San Francisco’s iconic cable cars will get an upgrade, starting Friday.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 09:09 PM PDT

Obama-Era Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault Gets Scrapped

Obama-Era Guidance on Campus Sexual Assault Gets Scrapped

The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when...

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