SF Mayor announces pedestrian safety plans

Mayor Ed Lee has released plans for increased enforcement, training and a citywide public awareness campaign on the issue…

Man pleads not guilty to child abduction charge

A homeless man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he kidnapped and sexually assaulted a 7-year-old San Francisco Bay Area girl…

Outrage in HK over Indonesian abuse case

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HK police are investigating allegations that a 23-year-old Indonesian maid was tortured by her employers…

Man burned outside BART station, airlifted to hospital

CONCORD (BCN) A male was airlifted to a hospital after he was burned outside of the Concord BART station late Wednesday night, a Contra Costa County firedispatcher said. Crews responded to a report of a [...]

Should you exercise if you’re ill?

Depends on where symptoms are located: Above neck, go for it; Below neck, not suggested for exercising..

Wearing masks during the flu season

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Most Chinese citizens get used to wear surgical mask when feeling sick, after the impact of SARS and flu in 2003 and 2007…

Police: California man charged in toddler’s death

A 21-year-old man is facing charges in Central California in the slaying of girlfriend’s 19-month-old daughter…

Central California mailbox thefts prompt crackdown

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Authorities say a surge in thefts from mailboxes across the Central Valley of California last year victimized more than 2,100 people…

1 dead, 2 hurt in violent N. Vegas family dispute

Authorities say a 67-year-old man is dead after a family dispute and a six-hour standoff in North Las Vegas…

Puppies saved from California wildfire

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Deputies have saved a litter of Shar-Pei puppies from a smoke-filled home burning in a Southern California wildfire…

Sacramento votes to enact severe water rationing

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With no end in sight to California’s drought, the Sacramento City Council has voted to enact severe water rationing on residents and businesses…

Pedestrian walking across hwy 580 struck, killed

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CHP is asking for help from any witnesses of a crash that killed a man who was walking in the lanes of traffic on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland early this morning…

Alert neighbor,police dog help capture suspected burglar

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An alert resident and a police dog helped capture a suspected burglar in Redwood City on Monday afternoon…

Sixty-four-year-old man injured in Tenderloin stabbing

A 64-year-old man was injured in a stabbing in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood late Monday night,..

Man fatally shot in Florida theater over texting

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An argument over texting in a Florida movie theater ended with a retired police captain fatally shooting a man sitting in front of him…

Pedestrian hit, critically wounded by car in SF’s Oceanview

A man was critically injured when a vehicle struck him in San Francisco’s Oceanview neighborhood on Monday night…

Naked man walks into girls’ locker room at SSF high school

Police are trying to locate a man who walked naked into a high school girls’ locker room in South San Francisco on Monday evening…

Auto theft suspect arrested trying to run from accident scene

An auto theft suspect was arrested after he tried to run away from the scene of a traffic accident in San Leandro Monday afternoon…

Location and photos of San Jose fires

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SJ fires all locations and photos…

Addiction counselor’s DUI murder case begins

a LA County jury is expected to hear opening statements in the murder case against a drug and alcohol addiction counselor…

Ten parked cars damaged after water main break floods street

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A water main break outside a Mill Valley retirement community caused some street flooding that damaged about 10 parked cars early this morning…

Two boys escape from juvenile detention center

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2 boys have escaped from the Orin Allen Youth Rehabilitation Facility in Contra Costa County…

Police looking for man suspected of sexual assault, attempted robbery

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Campbell police are seeking the public’s help identifying a man who is suspected of sexual assault and attempted robbery from Thursday…

SF cop fires at motorist in self-defense

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SF police chief says an off-duty officer who shot and grazed a motorist following a fender bender opened fire in self-defense after the man punched her…

Hunt for San Jose serial arsonist

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(中文) 南灣聖荷西上週日清晨又發生兩起疑似縱火案,消防當局懷疑與上週連續縱火案有關,當地已經有居民發起反縱火行動…

Neiman Marcus may be the latest source of security breach

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(中文) 繼大型連鎖店Target發覺顧客資料被盜竊之後,賣高檔貨品的Neiman Marcus成為駭客的標靶,而出事的時間也是上個月中…

Possible arson cases in SJ

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(中文) 聖荷西市中心附近3日內連環發生7宗火警,單是今日凌晨就發生3宗。聖荷西消防局初步調查,懷疑有人蓄意縱火…

Cats and dogs may share a common ancestor

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Bottlenose dolphin born at Six Flags discovery kingdom

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A baby dolphin was born a week early at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo Thursday…

Man arrested in Venice chair beating

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Los Angeles police have arrested a man on suspicion of battering a homeless man with a folding beach chair in a videotaped attack…