SF water and power system threatened by Yosemite’s Rim Fire

The Rim Fire is not only threatening wild forest and communities near Yosemite National Park, but also the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission water and power system…

SB 292 clarifies sexual harassment conduct

Senate Bill 292 clarifies that sexually harassing conduct does not need to be motivated by sexual desire…

Mysterious substance in SFMTA building sickens 30 people

An irritating substance caused breathing problems in more than 30 people and triggered the evacuation of a city building Friday afternoon…

Santa Cruz surfing teacher faces child sex charges

Prosecutors in Santa Cruz County have filed 28 criminal charges against a former surfing instructor in a child sex abuse…

Union City burglars posed as pest inspectors

Police say a pair of burglars duped two elderly people when one posed as a city pest inspector…

Three Bay Bridge toll lanes close this weekend

Several lanes at the span’s toll plaza in Oakland will be closed this weekend to make way for more FasTrak access…

SF man shot in back in Bayview District

A man was shot in the back in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Thursday night…

San Carlos: burglars pose as utility workers, steal cash and coins

Burglars posing as PG&E workers robbed a home in San Carlos on Thursday, according to sheriff’s deputies…

Santa Clara: police release sketch of sexual assault suspect

Police have released a sketch of a man who sexually assaulted a female walking in Santa Clara early Wednesday morning in Santa Clara…

US Department of Labor sues San Francisco’s California Pacific Bank

The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against San Francisco’s California Pacific Bank and four of its directors. The complaint alleges that the bank, its CEO and three additional fiduciaries of the bank’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan mismanaged plan assets resulting in potential plan losses totaling approximately $1.4 million. The suit asks the court to require the fiduciaries to restore all losses they caused to the plan…