California water use rises amid severe drought

Californians have increased their water consumption this year during the severe drought, despite pleas from the governor to conserve…

Turtle predicts Brazil vs Germany’s result

A so-called Oracle Turtle has made his pick for the world cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany…

SF $70 million lottery winner comes forward

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The owner of a $70 million Superlotto Plus winning ticket has came out to claim the prize…

Google shows off Android Auto, wearables

Google kicked off its two-day developer conference Wednesday in San Francisco…

No deal to draw, say Germany and US before game

Coach Klinsmann said team USA is going to play this game to win it…

Children rescued in sex-trafficking crackdown

Nearly 170 victims of child sex trafficking were rescued in the last week as part of an annual nationwide crackdown…

Brush fires in Oakland Hills deemed suspicious

A series of five brush fires that broke out in the Oakland hills Tuesday afternoon have been deemed suspicious…

Cases of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus appearing in US

A virus that has sickened tens-of-thousands of people in the Caribbean is starting to trickle into the United States…

New York gas pump fire rescue

A fearless off-duty police officer risked his own life — to pull a badly hurt driver to safety…

SF City College given more time to prevent closure

City College of San Francisco may be able to keep its doors open, at least for now…

Boston twins born 24 days apart

They are twins, but they don’t share a birthday, in fact Alexandre is is more than 3 weeks older than his brother Ronaldo…

California mother of 3 in custody in relation to father’s death

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her children’s father…

Love locks cause fencing to tumble on Paris bridge

The thousands of locks that cling like barnacles to the Pont des Arts in Paris have become a symbol of danger, rather than love…

Gunman opens fire at Seattle Christian university

A lone gunman armed with a shotgun and knife opened fire Thursday in a building at a small Seattle university…

Man killed by police was suspect in homicide of missing female

A Sunnyvale man shot dead by police today was seen possessing a “long gun” moments before the shooting and was suspected of killing a female…

US measles tally doubled in past month

U.S. health officials say 307 measles cases have been reported since New Year’s Day…

Salmonella again linked to Foster Farms chicken

An outbreak of salmonella linked to a California chicken company continues even after more than a year…

FCC moves forward on net neutrality plan

FCC has taken the first step toward adopting new regulations that could create fast lanes for Internet traffic from websites that can afford to pay for the privilege…

Rare “mono mono” twins born holding hands

It’s the ultimate gift on Mother’s day: a new baby! Well how about two? A new Ohio mom delivered a set of rare twins on Mother’s Day…

Eighteen arrested in Bay Area massage parlor raids

Authorities in Northern California raid several massage parlors, 18 people arrested…

Jury says Samsung, Apple both infringed patents

A jury determined Friday that Samsung infringed Apple smartphone patents and awarded $120 million in damages…

CDC confirms first US case of MERS virus

Health officials on Friday confirmed the first case of an American infected with a mysterious Middle East virus…

Egg sale causes fight at Chinatown Walgreens

An egg sale at Walgreens in San Francisco’s Chinatown causes a mini riot as customers fighting to buy the discounted eggs…

Reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

A 19-year-old man was caught on camera urinating in a reservoir that holds drinking water…

College board releases new SAT questions

The redesigned SAT won’t debut for another two years, but, beginning Wednesday, students can get a peak at what it may look like…

Richmond votes for $12.30 minimum wage

The city of Richmond has taken a step closer to having the highest-paid minimum wage workers in the state…

Missing plane: Pilots’ mental state concerns

As crews search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, investigators are taking a closer look at the pilots…

SF: Woman arrested after fatal pedestrian collision

A 71-year-old woman has been arrested for a gruesome collision that killed a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Sunset District…