San Francisco Police Trained To De-Escalate Violence In Encounters With Mentally-Ill SuspectsIn the wake of a series of recent violent police confrontations with mentally ill suspects, San Francisco officers are getting advanced training in crisis intervention.
Alameda Man Ordered To Pay Feds $113 Million Has Gone MissingA 73-year-old Alameda man who owes the feds more than $100 million went missing the same day he was expected to appear in court.
California Sen. Feinstein Urges North Korea Sanctions After Super Bowl Satellite OverflightJust days after the newest North Korean satellite passed almost directly over Levi's Stadium on Super Bowl Sunday, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) made it clear that she supports enforcement of North Korea sanctions.
San Jose Activist Promises Free Weed If You Help Legalize Recreational CannabisA San Jose activist promises free weed if you help legalize recreational marijuana use in California.
3-Alarm Fire Burns Cliffside House In PacificaFirefighters knocked down a 3-alarm structure fire Friday afternoon on Palmetto Ave. in Pacifica.
Deal Delays Eviction Threat For San Francisco NunsNuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.
Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Deputies Seek Suspect Who Grabbed Girl As She Walked To SchoolSheriff's deputies are seeking a man who allegedly grabbed a 13-year-old girl as she was walking to school near Watsonville Friday morning.
Pedestrians Struck By Blowgun Darts On Golden Gate BridgePedestrians walking on the Golden Gate Bridge on Friday afternoon were struck with blow gun darts, according to the California Highway Patrol.
SF City Attorney Argues Mario Woods Shooting Justified In Response To Federal LawsuitIn response to a federal lawsuit filed by the family of Mario Woods, San Francisco city officials said Thursday that Woods had told officers they would have to shoot him before he would drop the knife.
Benicia Commission Derails Valero's Plan To Deliver Crude Oil By TrainA proposal to deliver crude oil by train to a Benicia refinery was rejected unanimously by the city's Planning Commission Thursday night.
Alanis Morissette Is Expecting Her Second ChildThe Grammy winning musician and rapper husband made the announcement on Twitter and on Alanis.com, Alice@97.3 reports...
Alabama Shakes Ready To Rock At Grammy AwardsBrittany Howard of Alabama Shakes remembers being a nervous, fresh-faced, first-time nominee at the Grammys back in 2013.