Second cat cafe comes to San Francisco

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A tea cafe featuring adorable cats is set to open in San Francisco this year. ..

S.F. to curb app that auctions parking spaces

San Francisco’s new crackdown on a mobile app that allows people to auction off their public parking…

Billions at risk as West Coast Port contract ends

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Contract covering nearly 20,000 West Coast dockworkers about to expire, worrying businesses about possible cargo disruptions….

UK media: MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named‘chief suspect’

UK media Sunday Times revealed that MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named as ‘chief suspect’….

China’s Silk Road, Grand Canal listed as World Heritage

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The famous ancient Silk Road, which served as a corridor for trade and cultural exchanges between Asia and Europe…

Prosecutors said man was looking for women’s underwear

A Seaside man has been convicted of two felony counts of first-degree residential burglary, according Monterey County…

Two suspects after nail salon robbery, vehicle pursuit

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San Francisco police detained two suspects in an armed robbery at a nail salon this evening after a vehicle…

New push to get girls into computer sciences

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Google has given The Associated Press an early look at how it’s trying to change the gender disparity…

California drought leads to water theft

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One homeowner in Central Valley found his water tank drained by thieves. That tank holds 2,500 gallons of water…

Fifteen-year-old boy killed in shooting at party, suspects at large

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Deputies are seeking information about the suspects who fatally shot a 15-year-old boy and injured three others at a party…

Man hit, killed by light rail train

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A pedestrian was chasing a dog when he was hit and killed by a light rail train Sunday in San Jose…

Lombard street closure begins

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Several changes are coming for San Francisco drivers and transit riders this summer, starting with a pilot closure…

Electric Daisy Carnival attendee in Vegas dies

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A California man attending a huge electronic music party in Las Vegas died Saturday morning after he was taken to a hospital…

Rare Albino humpback whale in Australia

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A rare albino whale resurfaced off the eastern coast of Australia this week…

DOJ investigates Albuquerque police shootings

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More than two dozen people in new mexico have been shot and killed by Albuquerque police over the last few years…

Girl sits on stairs of moving bus caught on camera

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A driver took video of a girl riding in a bus near an open door…

“Peanut” and “Quasi Modo” leading online, fun vote for ugliest dog

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“Peanut” appears to be running away with the popular, online vote in Sonoma-Marin Fair’s Ugly Dog…

US suspect’s ‘handsome’ mug shot goes viral

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A handsome mug shot of a California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media…

Tiger tries to board boat of Chinese fisherman

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A siberian tiger tries to board boat of Chinese fisherman in Heilongjiang. ..

SJPD to require mandatory overtime for patrol

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SJPD to require mandatory overtime for patrol shifts. …

FCC fines Chinese firm for selling illegal jammers

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FCC fines Chinese firm for selling illegal jammers…

Universal’s new Harry Potter park: 1 ride, 7 shops

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Harry Potter fans helped increase attendance by 50 percent at Universal Orlando Resort in the past few years, and interest …

Blackbird found mostly in California declines

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Scientists say a blackbird species found mostly in the Central Valley has experienced a major decline in its population over the last several years…

CDC probes lab workers’ possible anthrax exposure

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says some of its staff in Atlanta may have been accidentally exposed …

US-born Latinos hold more jobs than foreign-born

For the first time in more than two decades, immigrant Latinos have fewer jobs in the U.S. than American-born Hispanics…

American Apparel fires controversial CEO

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The board of American Apparel ousted founder Dov Charney on Wednesday, moving to replace the controversial…

Kraft Foods recalls 260 cases of Velveeta

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Kraft is recalling Velveeta cheese from Walmart stores in as many as 12 states, mostly in the Midwest, because the cheese…

Colorado woman finds birth father on Facebook

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The life that a Colorado woman thought she knew for 47 years has changed dramatically. The change came with two surprises…

Porsche is top brand in new car quality survey

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The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality…

SF sisters plead not guilty in brothel arraignment

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Two sisters accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of four homes in San Francisco’s Richmond and Sunset districts appeared in court …