Gov. Brown Speeds Up California’s Climate Change Response With New Executive OrderGovernor Jerry Brown wants California to slash its carbon footprint even more quickly than is already called for in the continent's most ambitious climate change law.
Number Of Stranded Sea Lion Pups On California Beaches Spiking To New HighFederal scientists say the number of sea lion pups stranded on California beaches is spiking and is now higher than the total for all of 2013, the last time large numbers of pups starved.
Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping BoycottA grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.
Native Americans March Outside 49ers' Levi's Stadium To Protest RedskinsA long line of Native Americans chanted as they marched to Levi’s Stadium before Sunday’s 49ers game.
Hundreds Expected To Protest ‘Redskins’ Name Before 49er Game At Levi’s StadiumDemands for a new franchise name will follow the Washington Redskins across the country as they prepare to play at Levi’s Stadium for the first time Sunday.
'Communist Star' Logo Changed On Latest Yum Brands Chain After Outcry From Vietnamese CommunityThe parent company of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and KFC has apologized for the offensive branding of their latest restaurant chain, and promised to make changes immediately.
Google Maps To Allow Viewers To Go Back In TimeThe new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the "Street View" feature in Google's maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.
Website Offers Woodside $11M To Change Name In 'Publicity Stunt', a dating website that matches up wealthy individuals with younger partners, has offered the prosperous Peninsula enclave of Woodside more than $11 million to change its name.
New Year Brings New Parking Rules For San Francisco2013 ushers in a "change" of sorts - time to start collecting your quarters because metered parking will be enforced in the City by the Bay on Sundays.
Opinion: 8.2 Percent Unemployment Rate Won’t Reelect ObamaOf all the signs leading to a defeat for President Barack Obama in the presidential election of 2012, the most glaring sign is the 8.2% unemployment rate.
ConsumerWatch: Coin Collection Machines Come Up ShortConsumers who use coin machines at grocery stores may not be getting an accurate count.