Driver charged in smuggling-related deaths of 10 immigrants

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The driver of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants outside a Walmart in San Antonio was charged…

Hunt is on for chainsaw attacker who wounded 5 in Swiss city

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A man armed with a chainsaw wounded five people at a health insurer’s office Monday in the northern Swiss city of Schaffhausen…

Fremont police ask for public’s help to identify flag burning suspect

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Fremont police said they are asking for the public’s help in identifying a vehicle that was involved in the burning of a homeowner…

One arrested in connection with Santana Row shooting

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Police have arrested a person in connection with a shooting early Monday morning in San Jose…

9 die in immigrant-smuggling attempt in sweltering truck

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At least nine people died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart…

Man assaulted near Richmond BART Station

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Police in Richmond are investigating a battery that occurred Thursday near the Richmond BART Station…

Suspect pleads not guilty in kidnapping of Chinese scholar

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A 28-year-old man charged in the abduction of a University of Illinois scholar from China has pleaded not guilty…

SF: Boys fire paintball pellets at Muni bus, driver

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A group of boys shot a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus and driver with paintball guns in the city’s Mission District…

Report: Hundreds of boys abused at German choir school

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At least 547 members of a prestigious Catholic boys’ choir in Germany were physically or sexually abused between…

O.J. Simpson granted parole in Nevada robbery

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O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel-room heist…

Mother charged with murder after baby found dead in hot car

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Police near Atlanta have charged a mother with felony murder after they say she left her 1-year-old daughter in a hot car…

Alameda Co.: Man killed while pushing baby in stroller

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A man who was fatally shot in unincorporated Hayward was pushing a stroller with a 3-month-old infant…

Rape reported at student residence at Stanford University

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The Stanford University Department of Public Safety is investigating an alleged rape that occurred at a student residence…

SF: Mob of 10 robs passenger on Muni bus

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A man was robbed by 10 people on a Muni bus Monday night in San Francisco…

BART: Rapes have increase but aren’t connected

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BART police Chief Carlos Rojas said there is an increase in rapes and other sexual crimes on the transit system…

Cupertino: Pair arrested for burglary at Verizon store

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Two men were arrested after a daring burglary in which they cut a hole into the roof of a Verizon Wireless store in Cupertino…

Trial set for murder case involving woman who posted $35M bail

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A date for a jury trial has been set for three defendants accused in the killing of the ex-boyfriend of one of the defendants…

SF: Elderly victim lost $5,000 in blessing scam

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An elderly victim lost $5,000 in a blessing scam scheme in San Francisco…

SF elderly man fatally shot at Twin Peaks

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A 71-year-old man was fatally shot at San Francisco’s Twin Peaks on Sunday morning, police said…

Car slammed into Gucci store in SF, merchandise stolen

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A car slammed into a Gucci store in downtown San Francisco, merchandise was stolen…

Soledad: Amber Alert canceled after missing boy found safe

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An Amber Alert issued for a 1-year-old boy abducted out of Soledad has been canceled after the child was safely located…

SF: Woman arrested on suspicion of kidnapping infant

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A woman was arrested in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood on suspicion of kidnapping an infant…

2 killed, 9 hurt in cleaver attack at Chinese Walmart store

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Two people were hacked to death and another nine injured by a man wielding a meat cleaver inside a Walmart store in China…

Former student gets life sentence in fatal school shooting

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A disgruntled former nursing student was sentenced Friday to life in prison for killing seven people…

Robbery victims lured by prostitution ad, man charged

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An ex-con has been charged with three counts of armed robbery for allegedly luring male victims…

Palo Alto: Teen arrested for allegedly snatching man’s cellphone

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A 17-year-old boy was arrested early Thursday morning for allegedly snatching a man’s cellphone…

SF: Man seriously injured in SOMA assault

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A man was seriously injured in an assault while walking in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood…

SJ: Woman, 32, charged with murder of 60-year-old man

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A 32-year-old woman was arraigned on a third-strike murder charge Wednesday afternoon after she allegedly stabbed…

Human remains discovered in search for 4 men in Pennsylvania

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The body of one of four missing young men was found along with other human remains inside a 12-foot-deep common grave…

Woman shot in Saratoga dies, man detained

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A woman was shot inside a home in Saratoga Thursday morning and a man has been detained for questioning in the case…