A San Rafael man says he is amazed that he is still alive after a domestic violence incident left him with a 12-inch knife sticking out of his skull.
A wine cellar worker survived a 26-gallon fish tank falling on him during the Napa earthquake Sunday morning.
A 58-year-old man was attacked with a baseball bat in a robbery in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood Wednesday night.
A man was allegedly hit on the head with a mallet during an argument with his neighbor in San Francisco’s Mission Dolores neighborhood early Monday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
Police are trying to identify a man who hit another person in the head with a kerosene container on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle in the city’s Bayview District on Friday afternoon, police said.
That’s the claim of Bay Area lice-treatment expert Marcy McQuillan, who runs Nitless Noggins lice-treatment centers in Los Gatos and Scotts Valley. McQuillan claims a recent spike in lice transmissions is attributable to the photo phenomenon.
In the biggest study of its kind, researchers at Boston University analyzed the brains of deceased athletes and veterans (all of who had history of repeated head trauma), and found more than 80 percent had signs of CTE, or Traumatic Brain Encephalopathy.
A man was stabbed in the head at San Francisco Municipal Railway’s Powell Street Muni Metro station late Thursday night, police said Friday.
A man was struck in the head and robbed in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood on Thursday evening, police said Friday.