Man tells father he killed a girlfriend, commits suicide

A Salinas man on Wednesday night called his father to report that he had killed his girlfriend before shooting himself to death..

Seat belt violation leads to driver’s arrest on warrants

A Cloverdale man got more than a ticket when he neglected to click it on Tuesday afternoon.

Good samaritans pulls man who fell onto train tracks

Good samaritans pulls man who fell onto train tracks at Civic Center Bart station…

Man who fled to Mexico in 1999 pleads guilty to molesting his daughter

A man extradited from Mexico last year after leaving San Jose in 1999 to avoid arrest pleaded guilty…

Four injured in six-alarm apartment building fire in Redwood City

A six-alarm fire at a Redwood City apartment building has injured four people this morning, one critically…

No Bart strike on Thursday, talks continue

Federal mediators overseeing labor negotiations between BART management and union leaders announced for the second consecutive night that BART trains will run in the morning as talks continue…

Gov. Brown appoints panel to investigate AC Transit labour dispute

Gov. Jerry Brown has temporarily averted an AC strike that could have started at midnight by beginning a process that could result in a 60-daycooling-off period…

More ‘yellow fever’ mosquitoes found in traps around menlo park

San Mateo County health officials are warning residents that the type of mosquito that can carry yellow fever has been found in several spots around Menlo Park.

Hostage suspect dies after struggle with police

A man who allegedly held two people against their will at a northeast Santa Rosa home died after an altercation with police early this morning…

Plane makes Oakland emergency landing; no injuries

Officials say an Alaska Airlines flight en route from San Jose to Honolulu was forced to make an emergency landing in Oakland…