San Leandro: police arrest attempted robbery suspect

An undercover officer arrested a suspect in connection with an attempted robbery in San Leandro on Tuesday…

BART service to resume Friday afternoon

BART service will begin running Friday afternoon after BART management and unions agreed to extend…

Joey Chestnut sets new hot dog-eating record

It was another win for San Jose resident Joey “Jaws” Chestnut at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest…

East Palo Alto police investigate possible road rage shooting

A man was shot in the face following a possible road rage incident early this morning in East Palo Alto…

Richmond: 2 die, 1 injures in house fire

A man and woman died and their son was critically injured in a house fire in Richmond early Friday morning…

SF: Woman pepper-sprays Muni bus passenger, driver

San Francisco police are seeking a woman who pepper-sprayed another woman on a Muni bus on Tuesday afternoon…

Gasoline prices decline in advance of holiday

U.S. motorists are getting a break as they head out for the beach and other vacation spots for the Fourth of July…

Infographic: BART strike facts

BART strike facts…

Oakland dismisses parking citations on strike day

Oakland officials said parking citations issued during strike will be dismissed…

Chinese made fake yellow duck can’t swim

Ever since a giant yellow duck appeared in Hong Kong harbor, Chinese counterfeiters has been busy making the imitation versions, unfortunately, not all of them can swim…

Man poses as UC Berkeley escort, requests sexual act

University of California at Berkeley police are looking for a man who impersonated a campus escort…

Five men in China wrongly jailed for 17 years

Five men in Zhejiang, China was wrongly jailed for 17 years for a crime they did not commit…

Counterfeited communist manifesto for sale in China

7 men was arrested in China for making counterfeited Communist manifesto…

Oakland agrees to pay $1.17m to settle Occupy suit

The Oakland City Council has agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by a dozen Occupy Oakland protesters…

Baby swimming across pool causes controversy

Video of a 16-month-old baby swimming in a pool unattended is stirring controversy…

White House delays key element of health care law

Obama administration announced a one-year delay of the law that medium and large companies provide coverage for their workers or face fines…

Tips for keeping July 4th fireworks safe

July 4th is right around the corner and with any independence day celebration comes fireworks…

SoCal teacher accused of having student’s baby

Police have arrested a Southern California high school teacher two weeks after she allegedly gave birth to a student’s baby…

BART strike sparks interest in car share apps

The market has surged in the past year, with several leading firms saying this week that their business has been soaring…

BART contract talks continue

The Bay Area Rapid Transit agency and its striking union workers are scheduled to continue contract talks…

Egypt military tightens grip ahead of deadline

Just before the deadline, Mohammed Morsi repeated his vows not to step down in the face of millions of protesters in the streets…

Belmont woman’s underwear stolen during burglary

A pair of underwear was all that was taken when a woman’s apartment was burglarized in Belmont over the weekend, according to police…

China says Mekong operation seized $400M of drugs

Drugs worth more than $400 million have been seized in a two-month multinational operation…

Xinjiang: China wants weaspons, information

Police in China’s tense far west announced a crackdown Tuesday on weapons as well as rewards for information on terrorist threats…

U.S. is surveillance superpower in the world

The United States’ central role in developing the Internet and hosting its most powerful players has made it the global leader in the surveillance game…

Feds: Tiffany exec stole jewelry worth $1.3M

Federal authorities in New York City have accused a former executive with Tiffany & Co. of stealing more than $1.3 million in jewelry

Hong Kong protest headcount discrepancy

The numbers of participants gathered by three different organisations of the July 1st protest in Hong Kong show discrepancy…

BART strike snarls commute for 2nd day

Traffic heading to San Francisco on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was jammed this morning as a strike by Bay Area Rapid Transit workers entered its second day

Big-rig crashes into Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza

A big-rig crashed into the toll plaza at the Golden Gate Bridge Tuesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said…

SF: On-duty firefighter arrested for DUI

An on-duty San Francisco firefighter who was arrested on suspicion of DUI and leaving the scene of a crash…