Global Warming May Require Foster City To Build A Taller LeveeFoster City's levee must be replaced. But the city is debating whether or not to factor in expected sea level rise caused by global warming.
Jury Acquits 'Devoted' Elderly Man Accused In Fatal Stabbing Of 90-Year-Old WifeA man accused of killing his 90-year-old wife in Foster City last year was acquitted by a jury after deliberating just five-and-a-half hours.
Foster City Truck Fire Shuts Down Eastbound Highway 92A truck fire on the Highway 92 approach to the San Mateo Bridge closed all eastbound lanes Friday morning, adding to the major traffic headaches happening across the Bay Area.
Foster City Toddler Who Fell From 3rd Floor Window DiesA 2-year-old boy who fell from a third-floor window in Foster City Thursday morning died of his injuries at a hospital Thursday night, according to police.
Foster City Toddler Seriously Injured In Fall From 3rd Story WindowFire officials said a 18-month-old boy was airlifted to the hospital Thursday morning after suffering serious injuries when he fell from the third story of a Foster City apartment building.
Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Foster City Jewish Community CenterAll staff was evacuated from the building and police restricted pedestrian and vehicle traffic in the area as well.
Drugmaker Gilead Halts Studies On Cancer Drug Zydelig Due To Side Effects, DeathDrugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc. has halted several patient studies of its cancer drug, Zydelig, because of increased risk of death and serious side effects.
Legal Costs Mount For Bay Area Man Sued By Home Intruder He ShotA Bay Area man said he is struggling to pay his legal fees after the intruder he shot filed a lawsuit against him.
Open Space Bond Rejected, Several Incumbents Lose In San Mateo County ElectionIn San Mateo County's first all-mail election, voters in San Carlos solidly rejected a bond measure to finance the purchase of open space.
Foster City Plans To Raise Levee To Avoid FEMA Designation As Flood Hazard ZoneA new project in Foster City to raise the city's levee and provide greater flood protection for its residents may be underway soon.
Tesla 'Powerwall' Battery Technology Unveiled, Set To Cost Around $3KElectric car maker Tesla Motors wants to park its battery technology in homes and businesses across the U.S.
Costco No Longer Accepting American Express In 2016 After Striking Deal With Visa, CitigroupAfter only accepting American Express the last 16 years, the retailer is switching to Foster City-based card giant Visa and will use Citigroup as its exclusive provider of co-branded credit cards.