Senator Leland Yee introduces new CA gun control bill

State Senator Leland Yee introduced a bill to close major loopholes in California’s assault weapon ban…

Christmas travel forecast

AAA predicts an estimated 11.7 million Californians will travel during the end-of-the-year holiday season, representing an overall increase of 1.8 percent compared to 2011…

Novato: Adoption fee half off for black-and-white cats

Adoption prices for black-and-white cats at the Marin Humane Society will be reduced for the duration of the year after an influx of abandoned cats left at the society…

Gov. Brown treated for prostate cancer

California Gov. Jerry Brown is being treated with radiation for early stage prostate cancer…

Santa Cruz: Hundreds of red squid wash ashore

Scientists are trying to determine why hundreds of red Humboldt squid have washed ashore in Santa Cruz County this week…

Visitacion Valley: Man bound, gagged on street dies

A man is dead after he and a woman were found bound and gagged in the middle of a street in San Francisco’s Bayview District Sunday night…

Gene turns carbs into fat

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, are unlocking the molecular mechanisms of how our body converts dietary carbohydrates into fat, and as part of that research, they found that a gene with the catchy name BAF60c contributes to fatty liver, or steatosis…

US Supreme Court will hear gay marriage cases

The Supreme Court will take up California’s ban on same-sex marriage, a case that could give the justices the chance to rule on whether gay Americans…

Apple to produce line of Macs in the US next year

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company will produce one of its existing lines of Mac computers in the United States next year…

CA High Speed Rail project for small businesses

Small businesses get a chance to work on the $68 billion California High Speed Rail Project…