Oakland Unified School District officials said Wednesday that unsafe levels of lead have been found at a water fountain and kitchen faucets at McClymonds High School.
Behind a powerful performance from Ryon Healy, and a walk-off double from Max Schrock, the Oakland Athletics out-slugged the Texas Rangers.
Police in Union City have arrested a Kaiser Permanente medical assistant in connection with a sexual assault incident reported last month.
A woman who was exposed to lead oxide in Hollister and then flown to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose Wednesday morning is in serious condition.
Police in Santa Rosa on Friday arrested a suspect in connection with an arson incident that occurred at a church on Thursday.
For reasons unknown, the Sharks just cannot seem to win games at home.
SF Mayor Ed Lee announced at a summit in Portland, Oregon that the city's transportation fleet has completed swapping its petroleum diesel for a more eco-friendly alternative.
San Francisco postal district officials have announced they are hiring workers for the holiday season.
The Raiders looked really good in their final preseason game -- when they didn't have the ball.
The National Weather Service is advising Bay Area residents of the potential for higher-than-normal temperatures this week.
By age 39, Tim Hudson had beaten 29 MLB teams. Two weeks into 40, he got 'em all.
After an impressive 2-0 away victory against Seattle last week, the Quakes ran rampant over reigning champs LA Galaxy in a 3-1.
The Angels scored eight runs off the A's in the top of the seventh, four on an Albert Pujols grand slam.
The Giants have been looking for that one big hit that could lift the burden off their pressing lineup.
Surfrider's "Hold on to Your Butt" campaign aims to generate awareness about the environmental and health impacts of littering cigarette butts.
Avert your eyes. Focus your attention on the Warriors in the NBA Finals, if you need. Because the Giants are skidding into June.
Jesse Hahn kept the Yankees run total within striking distance, but New York's defense did just a little better.
Friday turned out to be a good night for Oakland sports. Almost.
The condition of a San Francisco Recreation and Parks manager injured by a falling tree has been upgraded to fair.
San Jose stumbled to a 5-4 shootout loss against the last-place Edmonton Oilers Monday night.
An Alameda County resident contracted measles after visiting a Disney theme park in Southern California last month.
Generations of firing guns and contaminating the environment will soon end at Lake Merced.