Bay Area journalist Kevin Weston is gaining strength after a “miracle” cord blood transplant.
We promise not to go all Sarah McLachlan on you, but the Doggie Diner heads need your help.
Belgium’s ‘oldest athlete’ shared champagne with friends and family before choosing euthanasia.
The Tamale Lady’s illicitly delicious tamales are one step closer to a brick-and-mortar home.
A San Diego woman was ticketed by police Tuesday for distracted driving because she was wearing Google Glass.
The political gamesmanship of the government shutdown has claimed another casualty.
Deputies say they were assaulted by the owner of Testa Vineyards in Mendocino County after a weekend blending party.
A southbound Caltrain caught fire at Millbrae station Saturday night, billowing smoke and forcing an evacuation.
Little “Oskar,” the San Francisco dachsund sickened after eating malicious meat treats on July 3, died Friday.
If walking half a dozen dogs was easy, there would be no need for a new San Francisco law that took effect July 1.
One key to safer streets in San Francisco is stiffer enforcement of bicycle traffic laws, according to a civil grand jury.
The regatta is now expected to generate $900 million — not $1.4 billion — in economic benefit.
Atherton is threatening homeowners with $8,000 liens to cover costs for a visit from President Obama.
The company which revolutionized the way we shop online wants to do it again — for groceries.
If you shudder at being separated from Rothko No. 14 until 2016, cram all you can into your postmodern brain until Sunday for free.
A new people-powered transportation choice has gotten approval to roll into San Francisco neighborhoods.
After a tough few years for the swans at the Palace of Fine Arts, things may finally be ready to turn the corner.
Some dogs in San Francisco know exactly where their favorite bone is: In their mail carrier’s arm.
The fraternity of dead SF State student Peter Tran has paid millions in legal judgments over deaths connected to hazing.
Of all the traffic hazards in San Francisco, a 20-foot sinkhole in the middle of the street may be the most unexpected.
The Warriors have tweaked their waterfront stadium plan to improve the view from outside — and inside — the arena.
A Saturday night limo ride turned horrifically tragic for nine women when the limousine they were riding in burst into flames.
Union beer delivery drivers walked off the job this morning after contract negotiations fell apart.
The State of Nevada stands accused of busing mental hospital dischargees all over the country, including San Francisco.
Dolores Park was awash with trash Sunday morning after hosting thousands for the unofficial “420 Day” pot holiday.
San Francisco’s vibrant bicycling community is about to get some real-time validation.
A jury awarded billionaire William Koch $12 million, finding he was fraudulently sold fake bottles of rare, expensive french wine.
For the first time in more than 150 years, beavers have been spotted along the Guadalupe River.
Friday night, the Bulls matched the Alaska Aces check-for-check and rush-for-rush. For about the first five minutes.
As the Warriors inch toward the playoffs, players and coaches are wearing their anticipation of the postseason on their faces.
Whatever the reason for bringing a piano to Dolores Park last weekend, there is no excuse for leaving it behind.
The simple red square in place of your favorite Chronicle writer’s avatar is meant to send a message: We’re sick of this.
Magnificent local art lined the walls of St. Anne’s Home on Lake Street Thursday night to benefit Little Sisters of the Poor.
As surfers, the Surfrider Foundation would rather been donning wetsuits than filing lawsuits.
“Upaj” examines the powerful bond between Kathak master Pandit Chitresh Das and tap dancer Jason Samuels Smith.