Woman recovering after storm drain rescue

A homeless woman is recovering after being rescued from a San Rafael storm drain where she had taken shelter and then gotten stuck over the weekend…

San Diego mother charged with strangling infant son

Trial has begun in San Diego for a woman accused of strangling her infant son and leaving his body in an alley…

Fifteen-year-old boy and man killed in double shooting in West Oakland

Police today released the names of a teenager and a man who were gunned down in West Oakland on Saturday…

Man kills wife and two children

A 14-year-old in Illinois is being hailed as a hero after he helped save his nephew’s life. Sadly, his mother and two siblings were allegedly killed at the hands of his stepdad…

State agency says Google must move ‘mystery’ barge

A state agency says Google must move its mystery barge from a construction site on an island in the middle of the SF Bay…

A 73-year-old man hit by car getting off Bayview bus

A 73-year-old man was critically injured when he was hit by a car after getting off of a SF Municipal Railway bus in the city’s Bayview District on Saturday evening…

Google tries ferry service for East Bay workers

Google workers who live in the East Bay can now make the commute to the company’s Silicon Valley campus by sea…

So Cal’s ‘Bread Man’ dies at 83

John Markulis, the “Bread Man” of Southern California who provided buns to In-N-Out, Fatburger and other hamburger chains, has died…

Teen who stole chef’s car planned heist

Northern California teenager convicted of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri’s Lamborghini planned to commit a jewelry heist and sell the car…

Officer saves suspect who jumps into creek

A man fleeing from police jumped into a Palo Alto creek on Tuesday but nearly drowned and was rescued by a pursuing officer…

Two injured, 1 critically, in Potrero Hill shooting

Two men were injured, one critically, in a shooting in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood on Thursday night…

Police shoot passenger in speeding car during traffic stop

Vacaville police shot a man in the leg when a car sped toward officers who had stopped another vehicle late Thursday night…

Woman struck, killed on Caltrain tracks

A woman was struck and killed by a train at Caltrain’s Redwood City station this morning…

Driver arrested for role in fatal Highway 85 crash

A man has been arrested this morning for his role in a fatal crash on northbound state Highway 85 in San Jose…

Police seek person of interest in earlier shooting

Oakland police today asked for the public’s help in tracking down a person of interest in connection with a shooting in the city earlier this month….

Man pleads not guilty in fatal crash

A Fresno County man has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in connection with a head-on crash that killed three elderly sisters and injured a fourth sister…

SJ Counselor arrested in sale of marijuana to students

An after-school counselor at a middle school in the Willow Glen area of San Jose was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of selling marijuana to children…

Man pleads guilty to bringing teen prostitute to Vegas

A northern California man faces at least 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to bringing a girl to Las Vegas to work as a prostitute…

2012 Top cities for international tourists are…

Hong Kong and Singapore attract the most international travelers, according to Euromonitor’s Top 100 City Destinations Ranking for 2012..

Man convicted of impregnating daughter sentenced

A man convicted of impregnating his 12-year-old daughter and then taking her to a hospital for an abortion has been sentenced to 25 years in state prison….

Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

2 Norwegian lawmakers have jointly nominated National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden for the Nobel Peace Prize…

Water shortage continues despite local rain

(中文) 北加州終於盼到遲來的甘露,下了一場雨,但有州府官員指,多個地方在60-120天內有機會出現缺水…

Li Na slapped 12 yrs ago by ex-leader of her hometown

(中文) 有內地傳媒就找到一段十二年前的片段,當時一名前湖北省體育局局長,在頒獎時打了李娜一下…

Two dogs in GG park attack were in custody last month

The pair of pit bulls that attacked two men in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Tuesday night, prompting police to shoot and kill one of the dogs, had been in the custody of the city last month….

Local high school basketball player makes miracle shot

Pandemonium erupted in a high school gym in Alameda on Friday night when a varsity basketball player made a miraculous full-court shot with less than a second left in the game….

How Choco Pie infiltrated North Korea’s sweet tooth

South Korea’s Choco Pies are viewed as exotic, highly prized treats, selling on North Korea’s black markets for as much as $10…

Kansas man runs back into burning home to save X-box

a Kansas man woke up early friday morning to find his house engulfed in flames, he ran out the door empty-handed, but then went back in to grab his x-box…

Police shoot, kill pit bull that attacked 2 men near GG Park

After SF police shot and killed a pit bull that bit two men in Golden Gate Park on Tuesday night…

NSA tracking angry birds and other apps

(中文) 紐約時報指,國家安全局追蹤國民的通訊資料,甚至手機的APPS也不放過,國安局回應指並不屬實…

Lawyer: Tentative deal reached in LA school suit

The lawyer for relatives of a teenager who was stabbed to death at a LA school says a tentative settlement has been reached a wrongful-death lawsuit against the school district…