East Palo Alto police investigating shooting death

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Police in East Palo Alto this morning are investigating a Wednesday night shooting death…

Ca lawmakers to pursue right-to-die legislation

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California lawmakers are pursuing legislation to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives…

EBay to cut 2,400 jobs, spin off or sell enterprise unit

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EBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure…

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and ‘HoloLens’

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Microsoft on Wednesday took the wraps off a new version of Windows – and a new wearable 3D gadget it calls the HoloLens…

Two juveniles arrested in attempted robbery

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UC Berkeley police arrested two juveniles on suspicion of an attempted strong-arm robbery on Saturday…

Texas boy pleads guilty to killing brother and father

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A 13-year-old boy has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for the shooting deaths of his 12-year-old brother and their father…

Japan’s Abe ‘fighting against time’ seeking to free hostages

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Japan is doing all it can to free two hostages the Islamic State group is threatening to kill unless it receives $200 million…

SF: Man fatally shot inside vehicle in Visitacion Valley

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A man was fatally shot inside a vehicle in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood on Tuesday night…

Florida toddler mauled to death by dogs

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18-month-old Declin Moss was playing on the porch of his home when two dogs attacked him…

Boston doctor shot inside hospital, gunman killed self

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A man shot a doctor inside a prestigious hospital Tuesday, critically wounding the physician, before killing himself…

Basketball player likely died from chewing gum in sleep

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A western Pennsylvania university student likely inhaled chewing gum into her lungs while asleep before being found dead…

New Jersey mother allegedly set newborn on fire

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A New Jersey woman was accused of setting her newborn baby girl on fire…

Teens suspected of robbing SF liquor store

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Two suspects robbed a man and a woman working at a liquor store at gunpoint in San Francisco’s Sunset District…

Tech firm co-founder charged with killing ex’s new husband

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The co-founder of Plaxo has been charged with murder after police say he fatally shot his ex-wife’s new husband…

Five-year-old boy fatally shoots 9-month-old brother

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A 9-month-old boy is dead after his 5-year-old brother playing with a handgun accidentally shot him in the head…

IS threatens to kill Japan hostages within 72 hours

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An online video purported to show the Islamic State group threatening to kill two Japanese hostages…

Bay Area home prices and sales up in 2014

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The average price of a home in the Bay Area is up again on a year over year basis…

FBI: Man planned to bomb US Capitol, kill officials

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Christopher Lee Cornell told an FBI informant they should wage jihad” and showed his plans for bombing the Capitol…

Cyclist hit by truck then robbed in Oakland

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A cyclist was robbed after being hit by a truck and then lying unconsicious on the street…

Yemen’s al-Qaida claims Paris attack, vows more violence

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Yemen’s al-Qaida branch confirmed it carried out last week’s deadly assault on a French satirical newspaper…

Terror threat increases US airport security

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The US is expanding random security checks of passengers in US airports once they’ve already made it through…

1 dead, 2 injured after Richmond shooting

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One man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting near a Richmond apartment complex Tuesday evening…

Defiant Charlie Hebdo puts weeping Muhammad on cover

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Charlie Hebdo has released a new edition of its irreverent and often offensive newspaper…

Man killed by SF BART train at Powell Street station

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A male who witnesses said jumped in front of a BART train was killed on the Powell Street station tracks…

Apple camera patent gives GoPro stock jitters

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Apple has patented a new design for a digital video camera that could potentially compete with GoPro…

How much money are drivers saving on gas?

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A plunge in the price of gasoline over the past six months has drastically changed the result of the calculation new car buyers…

Pleasanton man arrested after allegedly masturbating in public

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Police arrested a Pleasanton man who is suspected of masturbating in public…

NY retired couple wins $326 million lottery

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Harold Diamond from Wurtsboro, New York is the sole winner of the $326 million Mega Millions jackpot…

Thick fog blamed for crash killing 5 in Northern California

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Authorities say five men died in a Northern California crash while driving through thick morning fog…

Chinese smuggler caught with 94 iPhones

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A Hong Kong man heading for the Mainland set off alarms when he tried to pass through a metal detector…