Giants fever hits Bay Area

Mayor Ed Lee proclaimed this week “San Francisco Giants Pride Week,” during which the team’s flag will be raised over City Hall…

“Frankenstorm” to hit East Coast

Government forecasters say a big storm that they are calling “Frankenstorm” is likely to blast most of the U.S. East Coast next week…

Microsoft kicks off Windows 8 in NY

Microsoft is kicking off a campaign for its newest operating system, Windows 8, at a five-hour event at New York’s Pier 57…

New poll on presidential race

A hoarse President Barack Obama swung into a second day of a campaigning blitz in a narrowing race while a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows he has ceded his 16-point advantage among women…

3 dead after 5 family members shot in California

Five members of the same family were shot and three of them died in connected attacks at a business and residence in a Los Angeles suburb, police said…

Asian Americans and the U.S. Presidential election

While Asian Americans indicate a strong preference for Democratic candidates, neither party has fully engaged these voters.

Alameda ‘s measure B1: Sale tax increase

Alameda is among the Bay Area counties looking to raise sales tax in the upcoming November elections…

Rancho Cordova: Mother & 2 children killed

Two young children and their mother were found murdered in a suburban Sacramento home Tuesday afternoon…

Obama & Romney on the issues (I)

A look at where Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican presidential rival Mitt Romney stand on a selection of issues…

SF police prepare for World Series, Game 1

Baseball fans clad in black and orange will fill the streets of San Francisco the Giants and the Detroit Tigers tonight…