Bay Area

Earthquake

Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Hits Colombia

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Colombia Tuesday afternoon.

03/10/2015

An Asian Tiger mosquito feeds from the blood from a person. (Jack Leonard/New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board/Getty Images)

Mosquitoes Appear Early In Bay Area’s Mixed Weather And They’re Hungry

Mosquitoes are making their presence felt in the Bay Area almost a month ahead of schedule. The mixed weather has some experts warning it could signal an early start to West Nile virus season.

03/10/2015

Inside the Grand Tasting Tent on August 3, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by R. Del Rosario/CBS Local Digital)

Golden Gate Restaurant Association Director Says It’s An Exciting Time To Dine Out in The Bay Area

For residents and visitors alike, the culinary offerings in the Bay Area are prized. Golden Gate Restaurant Association’s executive director talks about both the challenges and exciting times the local industry faces.

03/09/2015

Vietnam War

Bay Area Veteran Visits Vietnam On 50th Anniversary Of U.S. Landing

A Bay Area veteran visited the shores of Vietnam on the 50th anniversary of the U.S. troops landing there.

03/08/2015

Korbin Forrister, driver of the #08 Tilted Kilt Chevrolet, poses with Tilted Kilt promoters on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Skimpy Outfit Restaurant Chain ‘Tilted Kilt’ Plans Major Bay Area Expansion

Watch your back, Hooters. Your position as the premiere Bay Area restaurant chain for pub food with a side of sexy server is about to face a big challenge.

03/06/2015

(Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

Google, Other Bay Area Companies Top Fortune’s List Of Best Employers

Google has once again topped the list of the best companies to work for in the Bay Area, and the country.

03/05/2015

California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus in San Francisco. (CBS)

12 Patients Preparing For Rare 6-Way Kidney Transplant Operations At San Francisco Hospital

This will be the largest single center kidney paired donation chain conducted on the West Coast.

03/04/2015

Couple at sunset (credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Interactive Map Plots Where In The Bay Area You Can Find Someone Single To Date

If you an your gal pals are sitting at the local bar on Friday nights wondering why you can’t find a good man, the answers may just be that all of their apartments are across town. Around here though, the opposite is more likely.

03/03/2015

List of flights canceled by Southwest Airlines on February 24, 2014, after the airline failed to inspect hydraulic systems on 128 jets. (CBS)

11 Bay Area Flights Canceled After Southwest Grounds 128 Planes Over Maintenance Issue

Eleven flights have been cancelled out of the Bay Area on Wednesday after Southwest Airlines decided to ground 128 planes when they failed to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails.

02/25/2015

BART Strike Hampers Bay Area Monday Morning Commute

Republican Assemblywoman Introduces Bill To Prevent Future BART Strikes

A Bay Area lawmaker has started a new effort to ban strikes by BART workers. The bill’s proposal is getting mixed reviews with some BART riders giving it a thumb’s up.

02/24/2015

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