Man arrested for deadly dog attack in SF tenderloin

Police this week arrested a man who has been wanted for nearly a year for the death of a woman’s dog in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.

Convicted serial killer Joseph Naso sentenced to death

Convicted serial killer Joseph Naso was sentenced to death today by a Marin County Superior Court judge.

Oakland wins $15M judgment in immigration case

The city of Oakland has won a record $15.1 million civil judgment against a fake immigration consulting company that claimed it could help families with obtaining their legal residency in the United States

USGS finds land sinking rapidly in Central Valley

A federal study has found land sinking more rapidly than usual because of increased water pumping from underground aquifers in the San Joaquin Valley, damaging vital water infrastructure.

3 killed as strong winds hit Northern California

Three people have been killed in Northern California as high winds knocked out power to thousands of residents in the region…

Chinese restaurant owner in Oakland is charged with 16 labor violations

Ji Li Zheng, the owner of a Chinese buffet in Oakland’s Fruitvale District has been charged in Alameda County Superior Court with 16 labor violations, including failing to pay minimum wages to his workers…

San Jose food bank needs 5,400 more turkeys

The Second Harvest Food Bank serving Santa Clara and San Mateo counties are only half way to its target of collecting 12,000 turkeys a week before Thanksgiving…

Bay Area scholar comments on next US Ambassador to China

Bay Area scholar comments on next US Ambassador to China

BART OKs deal without key provision

The San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit board has approved a tentative contract deal with two of its largest unions…

Police identify Santa Rosa teacher stabbed by student

Police identified the Santa Rosa high school teacher who was stabbed by a student with a mechanical pencil on Wednesday as 33-year-old Tyler Ahlborn.