Eleven Winter Spare the Air alerts in a row

A 10th consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, banning wood burning in the region…

Local Chinese market and consumers react to China’s shellfish ban

中國全面暫停進口包括北加州在內,來自美國西海岸的蚌殼類海鮮,也讓不少灣區消費者好奇,食用本地的蚌殼類海鮮是否安全? 加州衛生部以及超市業者對此做出回應…

SJ airport leak blamed on apparent joint failure

Officials say a failed joint appears to blame for a water leak that flooded parts of a terminal at Mineta San Jose International Airport, leading to flight delays and even cancellations…

$1.1B CA paint ruling may lead to new suits

A California state judge has stunned the paint industry by ordering three companies to pay $1.1 billion to help local governments remove lead from an estimated 5 million homes…

Eleven injured in explosion at Santa Rita jail kitchen

An oven explosion in a kitchen at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin this morning injured 11 people, one critically…

BART trains stop because of person on tracks

BART trains are stopped in Oakland this morning because of an unauthorized person on the tracks between the 12th Street Oakland City Center and West Oakland stations…

Woman crashes car into Castro Valley Hallmark store

A woman accidentally crashed her car into a gift store in Castro Valley on Monday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol…

Girl is brain dead after surgery to remove tonsils

A 13-year-old Northern California girl is brain dead after going into surgery to remove her tonsils…

SF Home under construction near Twin Peaks collapses

Emergency crews responded to an under construction home that collapsed near San Francisco’s Twin Peaks neighborhood late Monday night…

Police report 47 DUI arrests in Sonoma County since Friday

There were 47 arrests for driving under the influence in Sonoma County over the weekend, the head of the county’s Avoid the 13 campaign said…