Target asks US customers to leave firearms at home


Retail giant Target is “respectfully” asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where…

Man invents alarm for kids left in hot cars

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A man in Arizona has come up with a way to remind drivers that their children are in the car with them….

Graco gives in, agrees to recall infant car seats

Graco Children’s Products is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats, bowing to demands from U.S. safety regulators…

White House staff make pretty good money

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It apparently pays well to work for the White House…

$200K Bentley stolen off street in Palo Alto

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Police in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Palo Alto are on the lookout for a roughly $200,000 Bentley…

Hong Kong clears protesters after rally


Nearly 200 arrested for unlawful assembly after Hong Kong stages massive pro-democracy rally…

SF free Sunday parking takes effect this week

Sunday parking will be free again in most areas of San Francisco starting this weekend…

Lawyer says Jean Quan didn’t give insurance proof after wreck


Oakland Mayor Jean Quan didn’t trade insurance documents with another driver after a car crash in West Oakland in June…

Belgium holds on to beat US 2-1 in extra time


Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne scored in extra time Tuesday to give Belgium a 2-1 win over the United States and a spot…

Sichuan official sex scandal caught on video

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A Sichuan official has been suspended after his sex scandal appeared online….

Man commits suicide after high-speed chase

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A man committed suicide after leading police on a high-speed chase on northbound Highway 101…

SJ woman arrested after leaving kids in car at casino

A San Jose woman was arrested for child endangerment Monday night after she allegedly left two children in a parked car …

CNN: Chinese parents leaving sick babies in “baby hatches”

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CNN takes a look at the trend of parents dumping their sick babies….

Oakland dispatch center gets upgrade

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Oakland dispatch center gets upgrade…

Obama: I’ll act on my own on immigration


Conceding defeat on a top domestic priority, President Barack Obama blamed a Republican “year of obstruction…

Passenger arrested for physical assault of 2 Caltrain conductors

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An unruly passenger was arrested in Mountain View after she physically assaulted two Caltrain conductors Saturday night…

Nightmare nanny agrees to leave Califronia home

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The story about an upland, California nanny who wouldn’t leave despite being fired went viral on Friday….

San Francisco transit workers reach tentative deal


The San Francisco transit union whose workers took part in a sickout that stalled the city’s famed cable cars…

CA dog digs up backyard and finds human remains

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A Yuba City Syberian Husky made a big discovery on Monday night….

GM won’t limit payout in ignition cases

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The man in charge of compensating victims of crashes in small GM cars is prepared to pay out billions of dollars…

Nanny accused of leaving kids in car

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There’s new information in the case of an Oregon nanny accused of leaving two kids inside a car while she went tanning…

Can eating lychee lead to a DUI?

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Eating lychee can lead to a DUI? CCTV launched an experiment to tell the truth….

CA couple says their live-in nanny won’t get out

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California couple says live-in nanny is refusing to leave their home after they fired her…

Hillary Clinton’s new book will not be sold in China

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The publisher of Hillary Clinton’s new memoir, “hard choices,” tells buzzfeed the book will not be sold in China….

San Francisco parking app refuses shut down order

The company behind an app that allows drivers to get paid for public parking spaces in San Francisco is rejecting…

New mammal discovered by Bay Area scientists

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Two Bay Area scientists have discovered a new mammal related to elephants…

New details in hot-car child death investigation


An internet search is raising new questions in the death of a toddler who was left in a sweltering SUV….

Oakland’s new AC Transit fare system begins July 1

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AC Transit will implement a new system for paying fares on Tuesday (July 1) to speed up the boarding process…

Undercover animal abuse videos could be illegal soon

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Agricultural interests push to make undercover investigations of animal abuse illegal…

Man arrested after rape of 14-year-old girl


A San Rafael man was arrested this week on suspicion of raping a 14-year-old girl, police said Thursday….