The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has voted to support an application to request state money to fund a new jail facility in San Jose.
Police arrested the former president of the Pleasanton American Little League Thursday on suspicion of embezzling more than $20,000 during his presidency.
The Alameda County Sheriff’s department showed off its new drone among a swath of high-tech equipment Wednesday in Dublin.
The new Bay Bridge eastern span will likely end up at least $35 million in the red, and officials are shifting money from other completed Caltrans bridge projects to make up the difference.
A San Francisco charitable foundation well-known for its philanthropy in the Bay Area and Israel is at the center of a brewing legal battle over its governance and grant-making.
The proposal is calling for an initial $250 million investment to finance faculty and student-led startups.
The family of 16-year-old Manuel Urzua is hoping to raise $5,000 by Friday, to hold a service for the slain teen.
The state employee furloughs started under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger greatly increased the cash-out liabilities owed by California taxpayers when those workers leave government service.
Millions of dollars in financial aid is being unclaimed by California low-income students qualified for college.
A new audit finds that the state Department of Parks and Recreation does not know how much it costs to operate each of California’s 270 state parks, beaches and recreational areas.