Rideshare Driver Carjacked At Gunpoint In San Francisco, Forced To Drive To RichmondA driver for a rideshare company was allegedly carjacked at gunpoint on Saturday and forced to drive from San Francisco to Richmond.
Rush Hour Traffic On Bay Bridge Now Lasts 7 Hours, Topping 10 Worst Local CommutesIf it feels like you just can't leave work early enough to beat the Bay Bridge traffic to the East Bay, you're right, according to the first comprehensive congestion from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
Final In Series Of Storms Set To Hit On Holiday Getaway FridayA final storm system for this week will bring more rain to our area Thursday night through Friday. Rainfall amounts should be quite a bit less than previous storms, but will still add to our wet December totals.
SF’s Mayor Lee Kicks Off Lefty O’Doul’s 14th Annual Toy Drive With Glide Memorial ChurchIt may be the day before Thanksgiving, but instead of turkeys, toys are on the minds of some San Francisco dignitaries. Mayor Lee talked up Glide Memorial Church's involvement for the 14th annual Lefty O’Douls Toy Drive.
Vehicle Reportedly Drives Into Water Off Suisun City RoadFire and sheriff’s officials responded Sunday afternoon to a report of a vehicle that went off of a Suisun City roadway and into the water, according to a Solano County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher.
Google Building Cars Without Steering WheelsSergey Brin, co-founder of the technology titan, told a Southern California tech conference Tuesday evening that Google will make 100 prototype cars that drive themselves—and therefore do not need a wheel. Or brake and gas pedals.
Larry Magid: Google Classroom Could Be Solution For Teachers And Students Google is out with a new feature for teachers and students called Classroom. It’s part of a new offering in its Google Apps for Education and could be the solution for the old excuse: ‘the dog ate my homework’.
Apple Map Users Mistakenly Drive Onto Alaska Airport RunwayA glitch in the Apple Maps app on newer iPhones and iPads guides people up to a runway at a major Alaska airport instead of sending them on the proper route to the terminal, an airport official said Wednesday.
Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip to Lake TahoeSan Francisco is one of a few large U.S. cities within easy driving distance of river rafting and quaint towns offering world-class wine and organic food. Hiking through a gorgeous forest to a castle is an adventure this continent just doesn't typically offer, but Tahoe does. Summer is one of the best times to visit the Lake Tahoe-Truckee-Reno area, with limitless water sports. Take a gentle rafting trip, go gourmet and just explore on a wonderful one-tank trip to Lake Tahoe just four hours away.
Five Movies The Oscars Passed On This YearIt’s a given that the Academy often nominates movies nobody watches instead of movies that might actually be enjoyable. Mancave Daily examines five movies...
Cinemadness: At The Movies This WeekendCan't figure out what movie to watch this weekend? This week, don't miss the comedy 'I Don't Know How She Does It' w/ Sarah Jessica Parker or 'Drive' starring Ryan Gosseling...
Morning Storm Means A Messy Bay Area CommuteSheets of rain greeted many Bay Area commuters Wednesday morning, along with high wind advisories on bridges, and even some mudslides in the Santa Cruz Mountains where Caltrans used snow plows to push the mud off of the road.