A 35-year-old man was robbed of his clothing and valuables after he agreed to smoke marijuana with two men in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood early Thursday morning, a police spokeswoman said Friday.
A three-alarm fire at a one-story warehouse in Oakland this morning resulted in an estimated $500,000 in damage, a fire official said.
The drivers of two speeding cars are at large after one of their vehicles crashed into a light pole and ejected three people, leaving one person dead and two others injured, in San Jose early this morning, a police spokeswoman said.
Work can resume again on the Sunset Tunnel after neighbors and the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency resolved noise complaints from residents over the replacement of rail tracks on weekend nights.
The San Francisco Board of Appeals approved 4-0 to…
Drivers providing commuter services for Google, Apple,, Genentech, and others voted to join the Teamsters union.
Youth baseball players have been locked out of their regular playing fields due to a labor dispute at the Tesoro oil refinery.
The BART board voted Thursday to approve an agreement with disability advocates that improves accessibility.
Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in the Mission that left a robbery suspect dead.
Bay Area legislators introduced bills that seek to improve and protect San Francisco Bay.
Two men suspected of vandalizing a historic structure near Fort Baker became stranded on a steep cliff.
Two Bay Area museums are finalists for the nation's highest honor for museums and libraries.
A suspect sexually battered a 22-year-old student Wednesday on the campus of University of California at Berkeley.
Police Chief Greg Suhr said a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray was simply doing as he was trained.
As many as 1,500 BART riders may have been exposed to measles when an infected San Mateo County resident rode BART.
Both California and San Francisco lawmakers have introduced legislation that could keep chewing tobacco out of baseball parks, including the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park.
State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, introduced legislation Tuesday that would prohibit the use of smokeless…
An Oakland man was charged Wednesday with the human trafficking of a teenage girl.
Patrick Leo Simmons, 32, faces up to 15 years in prison if convicted of the felony charge and five other related charges, prosecutors with the Santa…
Police in Vallejo on Wednesday arrested a 17-year-old student who allegedly brought a loaded to his high school.
Officers, along with agents from the FBI, responded to John W. Finney High School to investigate a report specific students were in…
Santa Rosa police arrested two suspects who allegedly used homemade "fishing devices" to catch cash and checks at a bank night deposit box.
Dori Maynard, a powerful and respected voice for diversity in journalism, passed away Tuesday.
Adjunct faculty at the San Francisco Art Institute, along with counterparts at colleges across the country, walked out of classes Wednesday.
A man who allegedly crashed into and killed a food vendor Saturday in East San Jose was charged Wednesday with 12 criminal counts including murder.
The embattled Doctors Medical Center got a lifeline, albeit a short one, Wednesday evening with the approval of a proposed sale of three of the institution’s parcels to the city of San Pablo.
The West Contra Costa Healthcare District voted…
A man who disguised himself to rob a bank in Burlingame was sentenced today to five years of probation and ordered to complete a drug treatment program.
An online fundraiser has been set up for the family of a father and son killed in a boating accident.
The Berkeley City Council voted to impose a one-year moratorium on the use of drones by the city's Police Department.
Five students at Albany Middle School were hospitalized after apparently taking pills Wednesday morning.
A man in his wheelchair was robbed of his medicine, cellphone, ID card and cash at Caltrain's Palo Alto station.
The former minister of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Vacaville was sentenced last week to eight years in prison.
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom transported its two remaining resident elephants to a wildlife park in Oregon.
Supervisor Scott Wiener introduced a resolution supporting efforts to eliminate personal belief exemptions for vaccinations.
San Francisco city employees rallied at City Hall to protest fingerprint-based timeclocks.
A bicyclist was struck and killed by a car in East Oakland late Tuesday afternoon.
The first group of protesters arrested during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day action that shut down the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge appeared in San Mateo County Superior Court in Redwood City this week on misdemeanor charges, according to prosecutors.
The Berkeley City Council Tuesday night will consider a proposal to impose a two-year moratorium on drones.
Police are investigating three armed robberies that took place at different stores across San Francisco.
The opening of the new San Francisco police headquarters in the city’s Mission Bay neighborhood has been delayed, in part because of cracks discovered in the foundation of the building, a spokeswoman for the city’s Department of Public Works said.…