State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.
A lawsuit filed by an environmental group against the nation’s largest baby food makers aimed at forcing the companies to alert consumers that some products contain low amounts of lead.
A company called If You Can has launched a new app to help parents monitor the whereabouts of their children using GPS and other location systems.
Crews planned to search by sea and air through the night Monday as they ramped up efforts to find a husband, wife and two young children who sent a series of distress calls saying their sailboat was sinking far off the Central California coast.
An innovative mobile clinic is getting plenty of use as asthma and other respiratory issues plague certain East Bay communities at a disproportionate rate.
A California county’s new foster child receiving center in a downtown San Jose basement is being called woefully inadequate.
A freight train has slammed into a car along a rural dirt road in California, killing a passenger and injuring the driver and three children.
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Polly Klaas, the Petaluma girl who was kidnapped and murdered in 1993, would have been 32 years old on Thursday.
Bay Area adoption agencies are scrambling to help families caught in the middle of a new Russian policy banning adoptions to the United States.