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Large wave blamed for capsizing fishing boat, killing 1 off Sonoma Coast

A fisherman who is believed to have been swept overboard when a large wave capsized his boat off the Sonoma Coast was being mourned in ...

BART director calls apology for sandwich incident 'humiliating to our police force'

On Nov. 4, a BART police officer detained and cited a rider for eating a breakfast sandwich on the platform at Pleasant Hill / Contra ...

'Scariest tree pathogen in the world' spreading rapidly in California

Sudden Oak Death (SOD), a deadly disease for oak trees, is on the rise in California. According to a survey conducted by UC Berkeley scientists, ...

Kamala Harris is now polling at just 1 percent in New Hampshire

A new Quinnipiac poll of New Hampshire shows Kamala Harris is now polling at her all-time worst: just 1 percent. This comes on the coattails ...

Hiker who died on Kings Canyon glacier leaves behind pregnant wife

A missing hiker whose body was discovered atop a glacier in the rugged high country of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park was about to ...

Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson dies at 60

Bernard Tyson, Kaiser Permanente CEO and Chairman, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Sunday night, the health care giant announced in a press release.

Joel Coen and Frances McDormand sue Marin neighbors over land dispute

Longtime film industry power couple Joel Coen and Frances McDormand are reportedly fed up with their Marin neighbors, accusing them of ignoring historic property boundaries ...

'Significantly increased': CHP seeks help after nearly 40 projectiles hit cars

“The boldness of the people responsible has significantly increased,” CHP commander Kyle Foster said during a press conference Friday. “On October 30 alone, we had ...

See what the 14-acre park designed to top two freeway tunnels in S.F. will look like

The tops of two freeway tunnels in San Francisco are on the verge of being transformed.

Giant Greta Thunberg mural going up in Union Square

If you feel like climate activist Greta Thunberg has been dominating the media lately, she’ll soon be staring down at you if you’re walking on ...

Commercial crab season delayed: Will Dungeness be available for Thanksgiving?

The bad news is the opening of commercial Dungeness crab season is delayed. The good news is the new start date, Nov. 22, falls just ...

25 vintage San Francisco firehouses that have turned into everything from bars to homes

Many of San Francisco’s first firehouses built around the turn-of-the-century to store horse-drawn equipment and the first steam-powered engines are gone, coincidentally burned in fires. ...

Vacaville teen's long-cold murder is finally going to trial

Markle, already in prison, was charged with Johnson’s murder in Jan. 2017. He is currently imprisoned at Kern Valley State Prison.

Shooting on Market Street, 1 person hospitalized with life-threatening injuries

The San Francisco Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday morning near Market Street and Golden Gate Avenue.

Logan Paul buys Timothy Leary's LSD ranch in California for $1M

The massively popular YouTube star Logan Paul purchased a home where he can host his entourage and not receive noise complaints from neighbors.

Nearly half of SF families are financially insecure, despite high median income

Despite the median household income in San Francisco County being $112,376, more than half of all San Francisco families do not have at least $2,000 ...

Trader Joe's pushes forward with opening another San Francisco store

Trader Joe’s is a step closer to opening a store in Hayes Valley.

Too close to call: Suzy Loftus widens lead over Chesa Boudin in SF district attorney race

Suzy Loftus and Chesa Boudin were locked in a too-close-to-call race for San Francisco’s district attorney Wednesday morning.

Photos show how two murder suspects escaped Monterey County Jail

Santos Fonseca and Jonathan Salazar, both 19, made their escape on Sunday from the Monterey County Jail. The pair were awaiting trial for separate murder ...

Coyotes beat Oilers in overtime on Derek Stepan goal

Derek Stepan scored at 2:01 of overtime as the Arizona Coyotes beat the host Edmonton Oilers 3-2 on Monday night. Stepan took a feed from ...

Striking Bay Area Instacart shoppers demanding tip increase

If you’re looking to get your weekly groceries delivered today, you might have to shop the old fashioned way instead. Bay Area Instacart delivery people, ...

'It is necessary we close': Gold Dust Lounge stops serving Irish coffee

How will San Francisco survive without $6 Irish coffees? The Gold Dust Lounge in Fisherman’s Wharf is closed indefinitely.

BART-inspired Halloween costume is a bloody hit

For a Halloween costume to be a success, it has to meet certain criteria. And Kelly Groth’s costume definitely hit all the right notes.

4 people killed in shooting at Halloween party in Orinda

The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office says four people were killed ina shooting in Orinda, California.

National news outlets are really piling on California right now

Everywhere you look, national media outlets can’t seem to stop publishing thinkpieces announcing the death of California. It was a good run, apparently, but now ...

Keep an eye on Salesforce Tower this Halloween night

Remember the Eye of Sauron last year? Once again, the city’s tallest building will light up for Halloween tonight.

Redding woman strangled to death with phone cord

A suspect has confessed to strangling a 20-year-old Redding woman to death with a phone charging cord, Redding police say.

Horses in the back: Now you can ride a horse in Golden Gate Park

Ever long to experience the lush expanse of Golden Gate Park from the back of a horse? Well, now you can. On Wednesday, the San ...

PG&E shut-off: Here is when your power is going back on in California

After the second wind event in a week prompted PG&E to preemptively plan outages to mitigate fire risk, utility crews are now inspecting lines for ...

Latest PG&E news: PG&E issues 'all clear' to all but one county

High winds weren’t as widespread as expected Tuesday night, and Pacific Gas and Electric early Wednesday canceled planned power shutoffs for customers in Alameda, Contra ...

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