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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 ...

Marin County to pay to solve shutdown-induced poop crisis at Point Reyes

The government shutdown and consequent lack of funding for the National Park Service has created a bit of a fecal crisis at Point Reyes, and ...

Mostly dry weather expected before next Bay Area storm hits Friday

Drier, cooler conditions are expected Thursday before a cold front moves into the Bay Area on Friday to continue a series of winter storms, officials ...

Bay Area storm could bring heavy winds, thunder, rock slides and big waves

Heavy wind, thunderstorms and potential rockslides threatened the Bay Area on Tuesday as another storm made landfall, officials said. The heaviest amount of rain was ...

Vacaville man arrested after allegedly stealing his roommate's $10 million lottery scratcher

A Vacaville man nearly missed out on cashing in a $10 million lottery scratcher, after police say the man’s roommate stole the scratcher and attempted ...

Calif. teacher who broke his neck in Ecuador says he's being held until $35K hospital bill paid

A California high school teacher injured on a trip to Ecuador says he can’t leave the country until the hospital bill is paid in full. ...

Napa police: Middle school student planned shootings at two schools

Napa police say they’ve arrested a middle school student and found evidence at two homes that the suspect was planning mass shootings at Napa schools. ...

Windy winter storms expected to douse Bay Area, deliver more snow to Sierra

A large storm Tuesday is expected to pummel the region with another round of heavy rain and a chance of thunder, according to the National ...

Tree uprooted by storm smashes vehicle, kills man on UC Berkeley campus

A Novato man was killed Sunday afternoon when a tree, uprooted by howling winds from the stormy weather, fell on his car on the UC ...

Storm brings blustery, wet conditions to Bay Area, snow in Sierra

The Bay Area may get a respite from wet weather on Monday before a second storm barrels into the region Tuesday and Wednesday. Cloudy skies ...

State proposal to waive community college fees raises questions about SF’s program

When Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom presents his first budget on Thursday, it will call for the state to make a second year of community college free ...

One dead after Interstate 580 motorcycle crash

One person is dead following a Sunday afternoon motorcycle crash on westbound Interstate 580 between Livermore and Tracy, authorities said. The crash happened around 1:06 ...

Major delays, cancellations at SFO as rain, wind pummel Bay Area

The first rain of the year dampened the Bay Area on Saturday, bringing gusty winds that unleashed a travel nightmare at San Francisco International Airport. ...

Berkeley school board president and wife critically injured by car

The president of the Berkeley school board and her wife were hospitalized in critical condition after they were hit by a car while crossing a ...

Twitter pitches ideas on what to do with retired BART cars, including inventive 'abartment' complex

With the “Fleet of the Future” trickling onto BART tracks, and all the new cars projected to be in service by 2022, the transit system ...

Weekend storms to drench Bay Area, dump snow on Lake Tahoe

Bay Area residents can expect the first rainfall of the new year to drench the region over the weekend and into next week, bringing torrents ...

Deadly crash snarls I-880 traffic in Fremont

A fatal car crash early Friday in Fremont shut down northbound Interstate 880 completely for nearly an hour and continued to crimp the commute crawl ...

SF Public Works steps up to clear trash piles during shutdown in federal parks

SF Public Works picking up slack — and extra trash — amid federal government shutdown.

Alameda County officials release name of woman found dead in Livermore landfill

Alameda County sheriff’s deputies on Thursday said the woman found dead in a Livermore landfill was 23-year-old Karina Banta of Hayward, and they’re asking for ...

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