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Deck collapse at San Francisco home sends two to hospital

A backyard deck collapsed at a Sunset District home in San Francisco on Monday, sending two adults to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, firefighters ...

San Francisco Mayor Breed, Rep. Pelosi join hundreds at MLK Day march

Ten years ago, Armando Hernandez attended San Francisco’s annual march to honor not only the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., but also President Obama, who ...

See a helicopter rescue two hikers who were wedged in a crevasse in Yosemite

A video shows the dramatic helicopter rescue of two hikers who became trapped within a crevasse on the east side of North Dome in Yosemite ...

Bicyclist struck, killed riding on Highway 101 in Marin

A bicyclist weaving through traffic on Highway 101 in Marin County was struck by a car and killed Saturday night. On Sunday, the Marin County ...

MLK Day brings closures and transit schedule changes

Schools, banks and municipal offices will be closed for Monday’s celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Here’s: what’s closed and what’s changing for the ...

Rain, king tides to soak Bay Area on Sunday

Expect a damp and somewhat stormy Sunday with Mother Nature delivering light rain, and a possible thunderstorm, while unusually high tides bring rising waters and ...

The most striking signs and costumes from the Women's March

Thousands of people gathered in cities across the United States, before taking to the street for Saturday’s Third annual Women’s March, and the signs many ...

Oakland teachers stage unauthorized walkout as contract talks hit impasse

Hundreds of Oakland teachers called in sick or took a personal day Friday to rally in front of school district offices and demand a contract ...

Moderate rain in the forecast, ‘super blood wolf moon’ on Sunday

This week’s storm — by far the worst of the new year — caused mudslides, car crashes and hundreds of fallen trees, leaving officials on ...

Hikers stranded in the snow overnight rescued at Yosemite National Park

Two hikers stranded in the North Dome area of Yosemite National Park were rescued by helicopter Wednesday morning, after a failed attempt amid stormy conditions ...

Nasty storm battering Bay Area leads to 6 deaths, flooding, power outages

The strongest storm of the new year wreaked havoc on the Bay Area this week, as torrential rainfall and fierce winds contributed to six deaths, ...

People are upset about an unexpected missing feature on new Muni trains

As with many momentous occasions, a bunch of suits stood proudly in front of a giant red ribbon. On Nov. 17, 2017, the late mayor ...

Five dead as storm slams Northern California

Relentless rain pounded Northern California, slicked highways and contributed to two fatal traffic accidents that killed four people in the Sierra foothills and the Wine ...

California law abolishing bail is put on hold until at least November 2020

California’s new law abolishing the requirement to post bail for release after arrest, scheduled to take effect in October, was put on hold Wednesday when ...

BART vs. Muni: Twitter humorously tries to pit the two transportation systems against each other

After a flooding issue caused the Civic Center BART station to close temporarily Wednesday due to flooding on the train platform, BART’s Twitter account found ...

Biggest storm of 2019 to hit Bay Area, Sierra due to atmospheric river

The strongest storm of the year is expected to dump torrents of rain Wednesday and Thursday on the Bay Area and sheets of snow in ...

Butte County under flood watch due to incoming storm system

The Butte County Sheriff’s Office issued an evacuation warning Tuesday afternoon for residents of Pulga, who are now dealing with the possibility of flooding due ...

Teen feared dead after falling through blowhole on Monterey beach

An 18-year-old man is missing and feared dead after falling through a blowhole at a state beach south of Carmel-by-the-Sea, the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office ...

Major storm expected to hit Bay Area midweek, bring blizzard to Sierra

Light showers will return to the Bay Area on Tuesday before a significant storm begins Wednesday, lasting into Friday morning, officials said. Forecasters with the ...

Reporter attacked in Chico while reporting on mass overdose

A reporter for a Redding news station was attacked during a live broadcast while reporting from the site of several fentanyl overdoses in Chico, California. ...

Two teen girls killed in Antioch car crash identified

Authorities have identified two teenagers who were killed in a car crash Friday after leaving a high school basketball game in Antioch. A white SUV ...

Rain, speed likely factors in Antioch crash that killed 2 teens

A car crash that killed two teenagers and injured four others Friday night was likely caused by wet road conditions and excessive speed, officials said ...

Memorial service for slain Davis police officer Friday at UC Davis

The memorial service for Davis Police Officer Natalie Corona, who was fatally shot Thursday while responding to a routine car collision in downtown Davis, is ...

Santa Rosa Diocese releases names of clergy it believes were child sex abusers

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Santa Rosa has released a list of 39 clergymen it says have been credibly accused or convicted of sexually abusing ...

Davis man who killed rookie cop left note saying he was hit with ‘sonic waves’

A 48-year-old man identified as the gunman in the ambush killing of a 22-year-old Davis police officer left a note in his apartment saying that ...

Two million gallons of wastewater spills into Sonoma County slough

Roughly 2 million gallons of wastewater spilled into a slough in southern Sonoma County this weekend due to a leaking pipe valve — but any ...

SF may see 3 or more inches of rain in new series of storms

Despite a brief break from showers Saturday and Sunday morning, Bay Area residents may want to pull out their rain boots and umbrellas again as ...

SFO air traffic controllers reportedly consider driving for Lyft and Uber to cope with shutdown

The nation’s airports remain open despite the partial government shutdown, and air traffic controllers are working even though they aren’t receiving a paycheck Friday, the ...

How the shutdown is hurting small towns outside Yosemite

In Mariposa County, the local towns closely tie its economy to Yosemite and a government shutdown — or any interruption to the park — has ...

Palo Alto police swarm house after emergency call that turned out to be a hoax

A call made to Palo Alto police by a man who said he killed his wife and had tied up their children set off a ...

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