Chinese Riot Robot Zaps 'Potential Threats' With Electric ChargeInventors in China have developed a robot that can zap people it determines are a potential threat with an electric charge.
UC Davis Chancellor Says She's Being ScapegoatedThe chancellor of the University of California, Davis says politics are driving the decision to put her on paid leave while the university investigates her treatment of relatives that work at the campus and whether she lied about the school's hiring of online image consultants.
Sons Of San Jose Couple Arrested In Double Murder CaseTwo sons of a San Jose couple found dead in their home last weekend were both arrested in connection with the case.
Student Pilot Skids Off Runway During Hard Landing At Hayward AirportA student pilot skidded off the runway but walked away uninjured when he came down too hard at the Hayward Executive Airport on Thursday morning.
Three Arrested For Bay Area Restaurant Robbery SpreeThree suspects have been arrested for a takeover robbery spree targeting 23 Bay Area restaurants including eight in Berkeley, authorities said.
State Seeks $90 Million From PG&E For WildfireCalifornia officials say they will seek more than $90 million in firefighting costs from Pacific Gas & Electric Co. after finding that a deadly 2015 fire was sparked by a tree that came into contact with a power line.
Davis Wants To Move Raiders To Vegas; Pledges To Spend $500 MillionRaiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.
Anti-Trump Activists Demand Google Drop Republican National Convention SponsorshipProtesters will descend on Google headquarters in Mountain View on Thursday to demand that the company cancel its plans to sponsor the Republican National Convention.
Ground-Breaking UC Word Cloud Map Could Help ‘Broken Brains’Researchers at the University Of California-Berkeley have developed a word cloud map of the cerebral cortex, a breakthrough they hope may someday help victims of stroke or other maladies that impact speech.
Ex-Speaker Boehner Calls Ted Cruz ‘Lucifer In The Flesh’ At StanfordFormer House Speaker John Boehner is unloading on Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, calling him "Lucifer in the flesh."
San Francisco Rice Noodle Maker Shuts Down Over ContaminationA San Francisco-based rice noodle manufacturer has agreed to cease any food preparation services to settle a complaint brought by federal prosecutors earlier this month over unsanitary food handling.
On Video: Alameda County Deputies Beat Man, Steal His Gold NecklaceEnhanced surveillance footage from the brutal beating of a man in San Francisco by Alameda County sheriff's deputies in late 2015 has revealed a new twist in the case.