Trayvon Martin’s parents shocked by verdict

Trayvon Martin’s parents said they are still shocked that jurors acquitted George Zimmerman in the shooting death of their son…

Caltrain to increase parking fee

Caltrain parking fees to increase on September 1st. Daily parking will cost $5, and monthly parking will be $50…

Google interns partying disturbs neighbors

Neighbors living next to a group of Google interns at Crescent Village are complaining loud noises coming from their partying lifestyles…

Female baby gorilla born at SF Zoo Wednesday

A baby gorilla born Wednesday has joined the troop at the San Francisco Zoo…

Photos released of Boston bombing suspect capture

A police photographer, furious with a Rolling Stone magazine cover photo he said glamorizes the surviving Boston Marathon suspect, released gritty images from the night Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was captured…

Bay Area median home price rises

The real estate tracking firm DataQuick says the median price for homes in the nine-county San Francisco Bay area reached $555,000…

China ends controls on bank lending rates

China said Friday it is ending controls on bank lending rates in a move toward creating a market-oriented financial system to support economic growth…

Alameda: Off-duty Sheriff fatally shoots suspect

An off-duty Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy fatally shot a gunman and may have wounded a second suspect inside a grocery store…

China audits conglomerate amid corruption claim

The Chinese government said an audit of a giant state-owned conglomerate is under way…

Both defendants guilty in Richmond High gang rape case

Two separate juries today convicted two men who stood trial together for the October 2009 gang rape of a 16-year-old girl outside Richmond High School’s homecoming dance…

Monster High latest Barbie threat

Barbie, long the reigning queen in the doll world, has suddenly been thrust into the battle of her life…

San Jose: Couple wins $289k in Fantasy Five lottery

A San Jose woman who with her husband won a $289,471 state lottery jackpot said she thought it was a prank….

San Jose man beaten under highway overpass dies

Police have arrested a man suspected of a beating under a San Jose overpass that led to a homeless man’s death weeks later…

Astronaut with flooded helmet felt like goldfish

Now he knows what it’s like to be a goldfish in a fishbowl…

NY rabbi arrested on 3rd impersonation charge

A rabbi from the New York suburbs has been arrested for the third time on a charge of impersonating a police officer…

YMCA childcare aide charged with sexual abuse

A former YMCA childcare aide charged Wednesday in connection with sex crimes related to two children…

China housing market still strong despite policies

Home prices in the 70 cities surveyed in China have increased 6.8% in June over last year…

Poll: Many say China to become world’s top economy

China has gained rapidly in the eyes of the rest of the world, and many say it ultimately will replace America as the world’s top global economic force…

Heat wave sizzles US

The largest heat wave of the summer has stagnated over large regions of the U.S. Thursday…

Oakland police release images of vandalism suspects

The Oakland Police Department is releasing photos and video surveillance footage of individuals responsible for acts of vandalism…

Asiana asked to review safety before crash

South Korea’s transport ministry said Thursday it asked Asiana Airlines Inc. to review safety measures two months before an Asiana flight crash-landed in San Francisco…

Bomber as rock star? Rolling Stone cover outrage

A Rolling Stone story on Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is generating controversy even before it hits stores…

BART union may strike again if contract talks fail

BART union representatives said if the contract talks with the BART management fail, union workers may go on strike again…

Oakland: 8-year-old girl killed in shooting, 3 injured

An 8-year-old girl was fatally shot and three other victims were injured in East Oakland late Wednesday night…

BART police probe porn video shot on train

Bay Area Rapid Transit police are investigating an amateur pornographic video apparently shot on a moving train…

Camry in battle to stay America’s best-selling car

Toyota’s Camry has been No. 1 for more than a decade, but the company is being forced to cut prices to keep it there…

Driving somewhere? There’s a gov’t record of that

chances are, your local or state police departments have photographs of your car in their files…

Mother and son sue Asiana for injuries suffered in crash

A Monterey-area mother and son who were injured in the crash have sued the airline in federal court in San Francisco….

Jiangsu urban officers clash with residents

Dozens of urban law enforcement officers were caught on camera assaulting unarmed residents in Jiangsu, China…

96-year-old US store owner refuses robber with knife

A masked robber apparently thought the 96-year-old owner of a neighborhood grocery store in Midwestern Wisconsin state would be an easy target…