Fatal shooting near Oakland Coliseum

One person was fatally shot near the Oakland Coliseum Monday night, police said. The victim was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead upon arrival, police said…

California governor approves driverless cars

California’s governor plans to sign legislation that will open the way for driverless cars in the state…

Santa Clara principal facing drug charges

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A Santa Clara elementary school principal who was arrested on drug charges last week has been charged with five felonies for drug sales and possession, plus a misdemeanor charge of possessing drug paraphernalia…

Residents pack refinery probe meeting

About 200 people listen to a panel of state, local and federal officials and a representative of the Chevron Richmond refinery discuss why a five-foot section of a fuel pipeline became corroded and caused a devastating fire.

CleanPowerSF is approved for launch in mid-2013

San Francisco Board of Supervisors approves CleanPowerSF, a $19 million program, which offers residents 100% renewable energy…

911 may not be the best number to call for non-emergency

The house of Ho’s family who lives in San Francisco was burglarized last Thursday. Mrs. Ho was frustrated that the police officers came two hours after she called 911. The police explained that they work according to the nature of crime, and the case of Ho’s family has no immediate danger…

Three gas pipeline safety bills signed by governor

Legislation signed into law soon after second anniversary of San Bruno blast

Oakland accepts applications for public housing

The Oakland Housing Authority today began accepting applications for its waiting list for nine different public housing sites…

Google: #1 in hiring for tech companies in Silicon Valley

According to new numbers released by the California Employment Development Department, Google took the top spot among tech companies in Silicon valley in hiring…

SF man attemps to kidnap girl from San Mateo school

San Mateo police have arrested a San Francisco man on suspicion of attempting to abduct a 9-year-old girl from an elementary school on Friday.