Attempt to save dog causes family tragedy

The 16-year-old boy went after the dog, prompting his father to attempt a rescue. The teenager was able to get out of the waves but then went back into the water…

Humane society offers to pay owners to fix Chihuahuas

The Peninsula Humane Society is offering to pay $20 to owners of Chihuahuas in San Francisco and San Mateo…

Shark fin ban appeal

San Francisco Chinatown businesses and CA state senator Leland Yee speak against AB376 that has banned the sale of shark fin…

Giants 2013 tickets go on sale Friday

The World Series champion San Francisco Giants single-game tickets for the 2013 season on sale this Friday…

Strike disrupts activity at Port of Oakland

Striking custodial and maintenance workers in California have disrupted activity at the Port of Oakland…

Teen mom gets 6 years for bid to kill infant

A teenage California mother has been sentenced to six years in prison for a bid to kill her infant daughter by putting rat poison in her baby bottle…

SF holiday season starts Friday at the Embarcadero

The 2012 season begins at 6 p.m. Friday with the illumination of Christmas lights at Embarcadero Center…

CSU, UC boards postpone tuition fee hikes

The governing boards of both California State University and the University of California have heeded pleas from Gov. Jerry Brown to postpone proposed tuition increases…

A drop in the gas price

After months of volatility in California gas prices, the Golden State is now experiencing a drop in the price of gas. According to the latest report from AAA Northern California, which tracks gas prices as a service to consumers, every metro area in Northern California saw a decrease of at least 69 cents over the past month…

Daly City neighborhood flooded

Residents in a Daly City neighborhood are waking up to flooded streets and vehicles stuck in mud…