Extension of Central Subway to North Beach

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation agency has modified its plans for the Central Subway’s construction. The line will extend from Chinatown to North Beach…

Burmese group protests to Chinese Consulate

A recent crackdown following 11 days of protest s in Sagaing Region, Burma, lead to a protest here in front of the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco. Protesters were demanding responsible acts by Chinese companies investing in Burma…

San Jose family escapes house fire

A family of five and their dog safely escaped a fire in their San Jose home early Sunday morning after smoke alarms alerted them to the blaze…

Bay Area expecting cloudy weather

Partly cloudy weather is likely in the Bay Area today. Highs are expected to be in the lower 60s, with light winds…

Palo Alto woman battles purse snatcher

A woman who was attacked and beaten by a purse snatcher in downtown Palo Alto early Sunday morning not only held on to her purse but fought off her attacker…

Police searching for suspects in house shooting

Police in Watsonville are seeking information to track down multiple suspects in connection with a shooting on Sunday evening…

Strongest storm on Sunday

The biggest of the three storms will arrive late Saturday and early Sunday, according to the weather forecasters. More rain is expected…

Asians become majority workforce in Silicon Valley

According to Census Bureau statistics, the percentage of Asian Americans high-tech workers in Silicon Valley grew from 39 percent in 2000 to over 50 percent in 2010…

Driving in rain safety tips

CHP officer talks about driving in rain safety tips…

Former elementary school teacher sentenced for child porn

A former teacher at a Pittsburg elementary school has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to four years and nine months in prison…