Alameda ‘s measure B1: Sale tax increase

Alameda is among the Bay Area counties looking to raise sales tax in the upcoming November elections…

How to quickly cook delicious and healthy food

Today is National Food Day. The chef from Constra Costa County Health Services is demonstrating a quick cook and healthy food recipe…

Chinese Candidates for Fremont Mayor and Councilmember

On November election, Steve Cho is running for Fremont Mayor, and Sue Chan is reelecting for the councilmember…

Calif. high school ‘League’ gives points for sex

Male athletes at a high school in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb formed what they called a “Fantasy Slut League,” awarding points for sex with female students…

San Mateo bridge shuts down tonight

San Mateo Bridge will be closed from 10/19 10pm through 10/22 Monday at 5am…

23 years after Loma Prieta quake

The US Geological Survey’s studies show that within the thirty years beginning 2007, there is a 63% chance…

Oakland: six injured in four shootings

A total of six victims were wounded in four different shootings in Oakland Monday afternoon and night…

Spending public funds at a strip club

James Kwon, a high-ranking Port of Oakland official, is under investigation for spending thousands of dollars in public funds at a Houston strip club while entertaining about a dozen shipping industry executives in 2008…

Car burglaries and thefts on the coast

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office issues a warning to residents and visitors because of the recent car burglaries and thefts on the San Mateo County coast.。。

FUSD school board candidates

Six candidates including three Chinese are running for Fremont Unified School District school board in November election…

Officers disciplined in Occupy Oakland protests

Oakland officials are accusing more than 40 police officers of committing misconduct during Occupy protests that turned violent…

Driver crashes into boy in Fremont

Police are asking for the public’s help in tracking down a man who hit a 14-year-old boy with his car in Fremont Monday morning, a police spokeswoman said…

Asian woman dies in bicycle accident

51-year-old Feng Yu, of Fremont, died Saturday from head injuries after falling from her bicycle on Friday morning…

Hercules homicide victim’s family speak to the media

Neighbors found Susie Ko, 55, unresponsive at her home on Ash Court in Hercules last Friday night after she failed to pick up her husband at the airport as planned.She was pronounced dead at the scene. Ko’s family and the president of the Hercules Chinese association talk to KTSF about Susie Ko.

Murder victim’s family seeks public’s help in finding killer

Family members of Susie Ko, a Hercules woman found murdered in her home Friday night, have established a web site seeking help from the public in locating her killers…

Oakland City Hall windows smashed during protest

Protesters smashed windows at City Hall and other buildings in downtown Oakland during what was billed as an anti-imperialist rally and march…

Oakland Chinatown Citizens on Patrol

One person was killed and three were injured in three separate shootings in East Oakland Friday afternoon and evening, according to the police…

Tip Watch for anonymous tippers

Oakland Police launched a service called Tip Watch that allows anonymous tippers to text the department with information on criminal investigations…

Athletics sweep Rangers to win AL West on last day

The Oakland Athletics captured the AL West with another improbable rally in a season full of them…

Oakland: 4 men killed,3 shootings since Monday night

Four men were fatally shot while sitting in parked cars in three separate shootings in Oakland since Monday night…

Man shoots himself while fleeing police

A man shot himself in the head after a brief chase with a police officer in a Hayward neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, a Hayward police spokesman said…

Amtrak: Crossing gate down in Calif. train crash

The crossing gate was down, lights were flashing and bells were ringing when a big rig crashed into a passing Amtrak passenger train…

Albany teacher, accused of molesting minor, found dead

An Albany teacher who was arrested last week on suspicion of committing lewd acts on a minor was found dead Monday morning in San Lorenzo in an apparent suicide…

Albany teacher arrested on lewd act with child

A sixth grade teacher was arrested Wednesday morning in Albany on suspicion of a lewd act with a child under 14, police said…

Suspect killed by Hayward police identified

A man who was shot and killed by Hayward police after he allegedly reversed his car toward officers early Monday has been identified by police as 24-year-old Edgar Alvarez…

Fatal shooting near Oakland Coliseum

One person was fatally shot near the Oakland Coliseum Monday night, police said. The victim was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead upon arrival, police said…

Residents pack refinery probe meeting

About 200 people listen to a panel of state, local and federal officials and a representative of the Chevron Richmond refinery discuss why a five-foot section of a fuel pipeline became corroded and caused a devastating fire.

Oakland accepts applications for public housing

The Oakland Housing Authority today began accepting applications for its waiting list for nine different public housing sites…

Pleasanton fatal crash on I-680

Around 3:30 a.m., a man walked onto southbound Highway 680 near the Stoneridge Road exit and was struck by at least two cars and killed…

“Endeavor” to fly over bay area Friday morning

The Space Shuttle Endeavor is scheduled to make a once-in-a-lifetime flight over the Bay Area on Friday morning.