San Jose to vote on minimum wage increase

Those for and against San Jose’s ballot Measure D, which would raise the city’s minimum wage to $10 an hour, held dueling press conferences Monday…

Double homicide in west Oakland

Two men were fatally shot in a vehicle in West Oakland Monday night, according to police…

Chinese scientists tour Bay Area wetlands

A group of Chinese scientists is visiting the San Francisco Bay Area to learn wetland management and protection methods as part of a long-standing bilateral environmental agreement…

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond – would provide seismic and safety improvements to recreation centers, pools and playgrounds…

Hercules homicide victim’s family speak to the media

Neighbors found Susie Ko, 55, unresponsive at her home on Ash Court in Hercules last Friday night after she failed to pick up her husband at the airport as planned.She was pronounced dead at the scene. Ko’s family and the president of the Hercules Chinese association talk to KTSF about Susie Ko.

Oregon man wins pumpkin weigh-off contest

Thad Starr, of Pleasant Hill, Oregon, took home the title by growing a pumpkin that weighed 1,775 pounds…

Obama arrives in Bay Area for fundraising visit

Obama will appear at a fundraiser at the InterContinental Hotel on Howard Street before heading to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium for a dinner, rally and concert…

Murder victim’s family seeks public’s help in finding killer

Family members of Susie Ko, a Hercules woman found murdered in her home Friday night, have established a web site seeking help from the public in locating her killers…

Six-year old girl killed in Daly City church parking lot

A 6-year-old girl has died after a minivan struck her in a Daly City church parking lot. Police and witnesses say a minivan driver apparently lost control of her car…

Oakland City Hall windows smashed during protest

Protesters smashed windows at City Hall and other buildings in downtown Oakland during what was billed as an anti-imperialist rally and march…