SF: Man arrested, tied to half-dozen cellphone store robberies

A man arrested for a robbery of a cellphone store in San Francisco earlier this month has been tied to five other similar robberies recently, a police spokeswoman said today.

Two daughters arrested for assaulting their mothers

Napa police arrested one woman for stabbing her mother and another woman for assaulting and threatening to kill her mother in separate incidents on Monday

BART union announces no strike on Wednesday

The San Francisco Bay Area’s main commuter rail line is up and running after a potential transit strike was averted for the third straight day.

Five robberies on UC Berkeley campus within a week

There have been five robberies or attempted robberies occurred in campus area since last Thursday. Three of them were armed-robberies…

Good samaritan pulls man from burning car

A man was critically injured in a car fire in Fremont on Sunday morning, and police are investigating the incident as a possible suicide attempt…

CA residents warned of phone scam

Authorities in Northern California are warning of a phone scam promising a cash prize in exchange for pre-paid credit card numbers…

AC Transit asks Governor for cooling-off period

AC Transit’s board of directors is asking Gov. Jerry Brown to seek a 60-day cooling off period to eliminate the possibility that the bus agency’s employees could go on strike this week.

Salina couple assaulted, robbed at gunpoint

A couple was assaulted and robbed at gunpoint outside their apartment in Salinas early this morning, according to police.

BART keeps running amid talks

SF-area train system keeps running amid talks…

UC Berkeley student robbed by armed gunmen

A University of California at Berkeley student was robbed by two men near Moffitt Library Sunday night…