At Wal-Mart, Obama touts steps on solar power

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President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday by companies, local governments and his own administration to deploy solar technology, showcasing steps to combat climate change that don’t require consent from a disinclined Congress…

Hong Kong official visits Bay Area

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K.C. Chan, the Secretary for Financial Services in Hong Kong, meet with financial leaders in San Francisco…

Warriors now a game behind in playoff series

Warriors now a game behind in playoff series…

San Leandro teacher charged with alleged sexual relationship with teen

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A teacher at San Leandro High School has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a teenager…

One person killed after sailboat collides during race

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One person was killed and one injured this evening when a sailboat taking part in a race near Redwood City collided…

SF: Woman pleads not guilty to fatally striking pedestrian

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A woman accused of fleeing the scene after running over and killing an elderly woman in Visitacion Valley has pleaded not guilty…

Suspect arrested in SF fatal hit-and-run collision

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A woman was arrested Thursday in connection with a hit-and-run collision that killed an elderly woman in San Francisco…

‘Heartbleed’ bug causes major security headache

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A confounding computer bug called “Heartbleed” is causing major security headaches across the Internet as websites…

Ellis Act reform bill clears Senate Housing Committee

Ellis Act reform bill clears Senate Housing Committee…

Ed Jew gets new sentence for perjury charge

The terms for former San Francisco Supervisor Ed Jew’s one-year sentence in county jail were modified Friday…

Police investigating fatal shooting in East San Jose

Police are investigating what led up to a male being fatally shot in East San Jose this morning, a sergeant said….

Who is the “Dragon Lady” in Leland Yee case?

What is the role of Elaine Liang, the “dragon lady” in Yee’s case? Ricky explains details based on the indictment…

South Bay cities hit with water cutbacks

Because of the drought, the Santa Clara Valley Water District has alerted seven cities and companies that provide water to about 1.5 million people that it will provide only 80 percent of the treated drinking water they have requested through the rest of the year…

“A Simple Life” stage drama plays in the bay area

電影「桃姐」的延續版舞台劇「桃姐與我」,將會在今個週末在灣區上演。現實生活中的”少爺”李恩霖,為何希望把桃姐的故事,由現實生活搬上大銀幕後,再搬到舞台?… Inspired by the true story of producer Roger Lee and his servant, the film “A Simple Life” depicts the relationship between Roger and a woman who has worked for four generations of Roger’s family. Now the story becomes a drama to be performed in the Bay Area…

Fifteen-year-old boy hit by car at dangerous SF crosswalk

A 15-year-old boy was hit by a car at the same location in Sunset District where an elderly man was fatally struck…

SF: Police boost bike theft prevention

San Francisco SAFE inaugurate SAFE Bikes, a program to reduce theft and reunite recovered bicycles with their owners…

Stop human trafficking in San Mateo County

Public and law enforcement officials from across the Peninsula unveiled a campaign to help victims of human trafficking…

SF: Two workers killed by falling granite slabs

Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they worked in a shipping container in San Francisco…

KTSF reporter Ricky Chan’s CNY moment

KTSF reporter Ricky Chan’s CNY moment…

New program to replace Medicare and Medi-Cal in 3 Bay Area counties

Medicare and Medi-Cal beneficiaries in San Mateo County and 7 other California counties will soon have a new health care option called Cal MediConnect, which combines the benefits of both into one managed care plan…

Oakland Chinatown shooting suspect still at large

A 14-year-old Oakland boy who is suspected of killing his sister on Thursday after they got into a dispute about laundry is still at large…

Oakland Chinatown shooting results in one female fatality

On January 23, 2014 at 12:17 P.M. the Oakland Police Department’s Communications Section received a report of a shooting that had occurred inside an apartment located in the 800 block of Franklin Street….

Dublin Chinese bicyclist killed

Bo Hu, a Chinese tourist was killed in 2012 when he was riding a bike in Dublin. Spencer Smith, who is facing hit and run charge, appears at court today…

Capital One gets most credit card complaints

The CALPIRG Education Fund releases a report analyzing consumers’complaints about credit cards, including a breakdown of which credit card companies generate the most complaints…

From adult school to Columbia University

A Chinese immigrant dropped out of high school when she fell ill. Two years after recovering, she enrolled at Castro Valley Adult & Career Education and completed two years of studies in one year and was subsequently accepted by Columbia University…

Crowdfunding website for good causes

Andrea Lo, a UCB graduate who founded Piggbackr.com, a crowdfunding website for teams…

Pedestrian critically injured in SF Chinatown car ax

Pedestrian critically injured in SF Chinatown car accident…

Eleven Winter Spare the Air alerts in a row

A 10th consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, banning wood burning in the region…

Tagged with “security risk”, UC researcher sues fed

Haiping Su, a Chinese national and US citizen heads to federal court in San Jose today to sue the federal government for publicly revealing his national security status without giving him a chance to clear his name, costing him his research role at NASA/Ames Research Center in Mountain View…

Bus driver possible witness of bus stop kidnapping

Police in Milpitas are investigating a possible kidnapping that was witnessed by an AC Transit driver on Tuesday evening.