Facebook Prepares To Launch Into Space Traditionally when a digital company is anxiously awaiting a launch it has to do with a new product, piece of software, website or service.
Warren Hinckle, San Francisco Journalist, Dies At 77A longtime fixture on the San Francisco journalism scene has died. Warren Hinckle was 77 years old.
Blind Man Rescued From Pittsburg House Fire, Police Officer InjuredA blind man was rescued from a house fire in Pittsburg on Wednesday evening.
U.S. Secretary Anthony Foxx Weighs In On Proposed Sales Tax To Fund BART ExpansionTo fund the BART expansion to Santa Clara County, a half-cent sales tax has been proposed. Without its passage, the project would be derailed.
San Jose Bacon Fest Postponed Due To Lack Of Available PoliceBacon lovers received bad news Wednesday when a San Jose festival featuring the favorite breakfast food was postponed due to a lack of available police officers to provide security.
Oakland Athletics May Get Waterfront Ballpark Near Jack London SquareThe Oakland Athletics may be getting their own waterfront ballpark near Oakland's Jack London Square.
UC Scientists Say Warming Climate Threatens Future Summer OlympicsBy 2085, San Francisco could be the only U.S. city with temperatures low enough to host the summer Olympic games.
Used Car Prices Hit All-Time HighLooking for a used car? Get ready for some sticker shock. The average price of a used car is at an all-time high.
California Student Test Scores Show Improvement, Continued Racial GapCalifornia has released results of standardized student testing from 11,000 public schools across the state, and the results are decidedly mixed.
Seismic Activity Still Posing Hazard To Napa Years After Big QuakeWednesday marks the second anniversary of the big quake that struck Napa, and seismologists with the USGS say the valley is poised to have more, and possibly stronger quakes.
San Francisco Police Seek Suspect In Vicious Attack Caught On CameraPolice in San Francisco are asking for the public's help finding the suspect in a vicious unprovoked attack on a woman that was captured by a surveillance camera last weekend.
2 More Suspects In Brutal SF Golden Gate Park Homicide ArrestedA third suspect has been arrested in connection with a vicious homicide last May in which a homeless man was allegedly beaten, tortured and then drowned in a Golden Gate Park lake, San Francisco police said Wednesday.