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'Prominent' DJ charged in kidnapping attempt of 2-year-old in San Francisco

Roscoe Bradley Holyoake, 34, was arrested on April 12 after police say he grabbed a 2-year-old boy from his mother’s arms near Market and 17th ...

Oakland sideshow ends with AC Transit bus going up in flames

A rowdy sideshow in East Oakland Sunday night ended in a looted big-rig truck and an AC Transit bus on fire. Videos of the illegal ...

Rep. Eric Swalwell compares 'Scrublin' with Trump's Mar-a-Lago in presidential campaign rally

Congressman Eric Swalwell compared his hometown of Dublin with President Donald Trump’s resort Mar-A-Lago at a presidential campaign rally. He referenced an old nickname for ...

Mother, 6-year-old son killed in Oakland hit-and-run

The collision occurred around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of 26th Avenue and Foothill Boulevard, police said. The three pedestrians were walking in a marked ...

Both GoFundMe campaigns fully funded in battle over homeless navigation center in SF

The GoFundMe campaigns “Safe Embarcadero for All” and “SAFER Embarcadero for ALL,” which are against and for the construction of a homeless navigation center slated ...

More concrete falls from the Richmond-San Rafael bridge, damages driver's windshield

Two more pieces of the Richmond-San Rafael bridge broke off and fell on Friday night and damaged the windshield of a motorist’s vehicle, according to ...

Man who fell 400 feet at Grand Canyon identified as Santa Rosa resident

The man who fell to his death earlier this month at the Grand Canyon was identified Friday by national park officials as a Santa Rosa ...

After 6 weeks, still no sign of Marine who tried to ski the Sierra High Route in winter

Search parties are still looking for a Marine officer who disappeared while on a 195-mile solo ski trip in the High Sierra, but after more ...

Pothole shuts down runway at San Francisco International Airport

A runway was unexpectedly closed at San Francisco International Airport Thursday morning.

Bay Briefing: The California gun ammo buying spree you didn’t hear about

Good morning, Bay Area. It’s Thursday, April 11, and San Francisco is turning to scientists to plan for worsening weather while a report warns of ...

A CSU officer's nap time that cost the state $16K and other abuses uncovered by state audit

A California State University officer napping on the job, an IT associate improperly taking bereavement leave, and three engineers who collectively misused about 1,000 hours ...

Golden State Killer suspect appears in court nearly one year after arrest

Joseph James DeAngelo, the man suspected of being the terrifyingly prolific Golden State Killer, appeared in court Wednesday for the first time in four months. ...

Palo Alto High to students: If you take state tests, we'll give you free stuff

While the Palo Alto School School District is extremely well regarded — even ranked number one in the state by Niche — the district is ...

One person dead following distress call in Tomales Bay

One person is dead following a distress call Tuesday afternoon from the waters of Tomales Bay, said the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.

Fire in North Berkeley sends black smoke over downtown

A fire in North Berkeley sent black smoke into the air Tuesday afternoon, as firefighters worked to control a blaze in a residential neighborhood. The ...

Serial cat shooter appears to be targeting an Oakland neighborhood's felines

For the past five weeks, someone has been shooting and injuring cats in an Oakland neighborhood with a pellet gun, officials say. One cat was ...

Chris Darden's daughter responds to outrage over dad's defense of Nipsey Hussle's alleged killer

Jenee Darden, the daughter of high-profile attorney Chris Darden, has responded to the “vile comments and messages” she’s received since it was revealed her father ...

Man drowns at Vasona Lake in Los Gatos

A middle-aged man drowned at Vasona Lake in Los Gatos Monday afternoon, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department.

BART intensifies crackdown on rule breakers, fare evaders

People behaving badly on BART will have an increasingly difficult time getting away with their misdeeds starting this week. BART police officers and fare inspectors ...

'No one wants to be in that place': Residents of Cal's all-woman dorm speak out about conditions

The post, which received 215 reactions as of press time, called for the “abolishment” or renovation of Stern. Of the 208 people who had commented ...

30 ways the Bay Area has improved over the years, according to Reddit

As San Francisco faces endless criticism for its warp-speed gentrification, homeless issues and other ways it is nothing like the city Tony Bennett left his ...

Nipsey Hussle's brother found him dying. These are his final moments

Growing up in turf claimed by the Rollin’ 60s Crips gang, Samiel had seen death up close. Bullets, when they hit their target in the ...

Assemblyman calls for new Richmond-San Rafael Bridge after second mishap

Assemblyman Marc Levine has called for funding to replace the haggard Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, where concrete chunks fell on Friday — the second such mishap ...

Coroner's inquest into Mendocino cliff deaths of Hart family reveals disturbing details

The inquest is being held in Willets, Calif., regarding the deaths of the six Hart siblings, Markis, 19, Hannah, 16, Devonte, 15, Jeremiah, 14, Abigail, ...

Steefenie Wicks, who lived on a boat and stood out for her love of Sausalito, dies at 71

The longtime resident, who loved Sausalito, wrote about it in the local paper and took pictures of the endless stream of characters who seemed to ...

How a NorCal man, who left $14K on his tire and drove away, got his thousands back

It’s the rare police news release that raises more questions than it answers, but on Wednesday, the Auburn Police Department released a statement that’s nothing ...

Families mourn Dixon teens who were killed trying to save dog

Families and students in Dixon are devastated after learning that two teenage boys were electrocuted on Monday while trying to save a dog. The Solano ...

14-year-old girl dies after collision along Lake Merced

A 14-year-old who was struck by a vehicle at Lake Merced has died. Madlen Koteva was walking along John Muir Dr. on March 15 when ...

Berkeley engineer arrested for allegedly attempting to poison, kill colleague

A Lafayette man has been charged with attempting to fatally poison his engineer colleague over a period of several years, court records show. Police arrested ...

Sales tax is going up in dozens of California cities: See the full list here

The new tax rates apply to cities in Alameda, Contra Costa and Sonoma counties in the Bay Area. The county of Sonoma has a new ...

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