Golden Gate Bridge tolls to increase by $1

Commuters traveling across San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Bridge are paying an extra dollar in tolls…

Pedestrian fatally stuck by car in San Francisco

San Francisco police are investigating the death of a man struck by a car while he was crossing the street…

Possible signals heard from lost jet’s black boxes

U.S. Navy equipment has picked up signals consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes…

Another UC Berkeley student diagnosed with measles

A second University of California at Berkeley student has been diagnosed with measles, according to university officials…

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…

Three arrested in Bayview shooting

Three people were arrested after an injury shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview District Thursday…

Yee, Chow face federal grand jury indictments

State Sen. Leland Yee, Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and 27 other defendants have been indicted by a federal grand jury…

China building collapse, one person killed

A residential building collapsed in the city of Fenghua in east China’s Zhejiang Province…

Pedestrian hit in crosswalk in SF Chinatown

A man was seriously injured when he was hit by a car that apparently ran a red light near San Francisco’s Chinatown…

China ginger price on the rise

The price of ginger in China is on the rise. In some cities, it’s more expensive to buy ginger than pork…

Red light runner hit by train

A driver in Houston is lucky to be alive after a violent collision with a train…

Beijing father kills daughter over K-Pop star

A father in Beijing stabbed his daughter to death because he was furious that her daughter obsessed…

Woman shot in leg in SF supermarket parking lot

A woman was shot in the leg as she left the Pacific Supermarket in San Francisco on Wednesday evening…

Police detain 18 over China chemical plant protest

Police in Maoming City detained 18 people after a protest against a planned chemical plant turned violent over the weekend…

Bay Area co-workers split $2.2 million lottery prize

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Two Bay Area co-workers gambled $4 on lottery tickets, and are now splitting a prize worth more than $2 million…

San Jose woman killed while walking on HWY 101

A 25-year-old woman was struck and killed Wednesday night as she walked in a lane of northbound U.S. Highway 101…

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….

Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood Army base

A soldier opened fire at the Fort Hood military base, killing three people and wounding 16 before committing suicide…

Cab driver arrested for sexual assaulting passenger

A man driving a taxicab without a permit was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a drunken woman…

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…

Xi calls for China-EU bridges of peace

Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium…

Australian court recognizes third category of gender

New South Wales High Court ruled that the registration of a sex in Australia could be other than male or female…

Japan increases sales tax

Japan increased its sales tax from 5 percent to 8 percent on Tuesday, first time in 17 years…

SF: Elderly woman killed in Visitacion Valley fire

An 85-year-old woman was killed in a fire in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood Tuesday evening…

Guangzhou hotel’s elevator malfunctions, two killed

An elevator in Guangzhou, China suddenly fell down and crashed on top of four workers, two of them died….

PG&E criminally charged in fatal pipeline blast

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PG&E Co. was indicted by a federal grand jury on 12 criminal charges of violating a U.S. pipeline safety law…

Magnitude-8.2 quake strikes northern Chile

A powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck in off Chile’s northern coast Tuesday night…

California’s $425M Powerball winner comes forward

California Lottery officials say the sole winner of February’s $425 million Powerball jackpot has come forward to claim the prize…

Pleasant Hill police seek home invasion robbery suspect

Police have released a sketch of a man suspected of robbing two women in a Pleasant Hill home Sunday night…

World’s busiest airports

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta international airport was the busiest airport in the world in 2013…