Student at East Oakland continuation school shot near campus

A young man was shot this morning near the East Oakland continuation school he attends…

SF construction plans approved for Alice Griffith Candlestick redevelopment

A city commission has approved the start of construction on a new Alice Griffith public housing complex and other development at Candlestick Point in San Francisco’s Bayview District…

Woman dies in county’s first flu-related death this season

The first flu-related death of the season in San Mateo County was reported today, according to county health officials..

Consumers warned not to use certain skin-lightening creams due to mercury level

California Department of Public Health warned people not to use specific brands of imported skin-lightening creams that have tested positive for high levels of mercury…

Sacramento man arrested in connection with December murder

A suspect in a December murder in Vallejo was arrested in Sacramento yesterday…

Regional cold snap blamed for critically low blood supply

A seasonal drop in blood donations has produced a shortage of O-positive blood at the Stanford Blood Center and a nationwide shortage of platelets and types O, A-negative and B-negative…

Crews contain five-alarm warehouse fire

Firefighters are battling a five-alarm blaze at a warehouse in San Jose this morning…

Hospital prepares tent for Bay Area flu spike

Hospital prepares tent for bay area flu spike…

Police seek help in identifying burglars on home security video

Belmont police are seeking the public’s help identifying two burglars who were captured on home surveillance footage Friday…

Minor explosion at Amgen in SSF sends two to hospital

Two Amgen Inc. employees were transported to a hospital this afternoon after being injured in a minor explosion that occurred in one of the company’s South San Francisco labs…