Elderly Couple Dead, 80 Homes Burn As Wildfire Roars Through Kern CountyA vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said.
Sex Workers Say California Bill Gives Police Too Much PowerSex workers are fighting to do away with parts of a California bill that they say would give law enforcement officers discretion over whether sex workers are arrested or instead referred to social services, and could put sex workers at risk of police exploitation.
$500,000 In Jewelry Stolen In Overnight Heist In San FranciscoTwo men who walked into a jewelry store near San Francisco Union Square made off with half a million dollars in merchandise, according to police.
Femi Kuti Is A Funny Guy, But This Is Not A Funny PieceAfrobeat heir Femi Kuti recently spoke to CBS SF about the economics of touring with such a large band ahead of his Northern California performances at the Fillmore and the High Sierra Music Festival.
Great White Shark Spotted Off Pacifica BeachA great white shark was reportedly seen off of Pacifica Friday morning, according to police.
San Francisco Cyclists Outraged With City After 2 Women Killed In Hit-And-RunsCyclists and cycling advocates in San Francisco denounced what they characterize as the inadequacies of the city's biking infrastructure after two bicyclists were killed by in separate hit-and-run crashes Wednesday night.
San Mateo Animal Groomer Pleads Not Guilty To Strangling DachshundA pet store employee has pleaded not guilty to animal abuse and animal cruelty in the alleged strangulation of a 1-year-old dachshund last month in a San Mateo pet store.
Video: Banana Peel Topples Newest Robot Dog From Boston DynamicsThe robotics division of Google's parent company, Alphabet, has released a new video of a robotic dog getting upended by strategically-placed banana peels.
George Lucas Abandons Plans For Chicago MuseumBay Area filmmaker and Star Wars creator George Lucas announced Friday he was abandoning plans to build an art museum on the Chicago lakefront and now focusing on a location in California.
Mutt With Trump Comb Over Favored In Ugliest Dog ContestFriday’s dog show at the Sonoma-Marin Fair will never be mistaken for the annual Westminster Kennel Club gathering in New York.
Debate Stirs Up Controversy Over 'Seat Hog' Arrest PolicySome BART directors might have buyers remorse for an ordinance narrowly passed in April criminalizing "seat hogs."
President Obama Lands At Crissy Field Before Dining Out In San FranciscoPresident Obama made quite the entrance as he flew into San Francisco on Marine One and landed at Crissy Field.