Top Stories | NBC Bay Area

Top Stories

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 02:27 PM PST

Bob Dole Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Bob Dole Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole knew the art of the deal before President Donald Trump published the 1987 book of the same name. The two shared a stage under the Capitol dome Wednesday as Dole, 94,...

50 minutes ago

Farrow on Allen: ‘Why Shouldn’t I Want to Bring Him Down?’

Farrow on Allen: ‘Why Shouldn’t I Want to Bring Him Down?’

Woody Allen’s adopted daughter, who has accused the legendary filmmaker of sexual abuse, says she has a right to feel angry and hurt after what she described as years of being “ignored and disbelieved and tossed...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 01:33 PM PST

9 of 12 National Park Advisory Board Members Quit: Chairman

9 of 12 National Park Advisory Board Members Quit: Chairman

Nine of the 12 members of the National Park System Advisory Board resigned this week out of frustration that the new heads of the Interior Department hadn't met with them, NBC News reported. Tony Knowles,...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:13 AM PST

Humans Will Review Video From Most Popular YouTube Creators

Humans Will Review Video From Most Popular YouTube Creators

Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints. The videos being targeted are ones Google packages to advertisers as "preferred" content. While Google...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 08:43 PM PST

Vandals Topple NorCal Beehives, Kill 200,000 Bees With Fuel

Vandals Topple NorCal Beehives, Kill 200,000 Bees With Fuel

A California man says vandals toppled 100 beehives and killed hundreds of thousands of bees after dousing them with diesel fuel.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:16 AM PST

Puerto Rico School Celebrates Return of Power After 112 Days

Puerto Rico School Celebrates Return of Power After 112 Days

A viral video shows students and teachers at a Puerto Rico school jumping for joy and celebrating when the power comes back on after 112 days in the dark. The Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo in San Juan...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:56 AM PST

Democrats Flip Traditionally Conservative Wisconsin District

Democrats Flip Traditionally Conservative Wisconsin District

A small-town medical examiner has given Democrats across the country another shot of hope heading into the fall election by upsetting a Republican legislator in a conservative Wisconsin state Senate district....

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:56 AM PST

Oroville Sues California Over Oroville Dam Crisis in 2017

Oroville Sues California Over Oroville Dam Crisis in 2017

A small California city at the base of the tallest U.S. dam filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the state over an emergency that forced authorities to order 188,000 people to flee last year, arguing the crisis was...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:24 AM PST

Once Pot Friendly Northern California County Bans Marijuana

Once Pot Friendly Northern California County Bans Marijuana

A previously pot friendly rural Northern California county has reversed course and banned commercial marijuana farms, paving the way for lawsuits from growers who previously received permits and paid taxes.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 07:41 AM PST

Bay Area Gets Low Grades for Housing Affordability: Report

Bay Area Gets Low Grades for Housing Affordability: Report

Recently released housing numbers may not come as a surprise to most Bay Area residents.

Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out