'Kickass Torrents' Owner Charged With Illegally Distributing Millions Of Movies, TV ShowsU.S. prosecutors say the owner of one of the world’s largest file-sharing sites, Kickass Torrents, has been charged with illegally distributing millions of copies of movies, music, video games and TV shows.
John Madden's Son Scoops Up Muhammed Ali's Old Training CampThe son of NFL Hall of Fame coach John Madden is buying Muhammad Ali's former training camp in Pennsylvania.
Car Sharing Growing More Popular With City Dwellers, Research ShowsWhile not everyone is ready to stick a for sale sign in the window of their car, new research out of UC Berkeley reveals car sharing services are starting to win over city dwellers.
String Of Mission District Fires Prompts Push For Safer Buildings, Tenant ProtectionsSan Francisco Supervisor David Campos called for a study to examine how to bring fire sprinklers to more buildings in the city.
Mazda Recalling Thousands Of Vehicles Over Takata Air BagsMazda is recalling almost 4,000 older small pickup trucks mainly in southern U.S. states to replace Takata air bag inflators.
Palo Alto's Theranos Labs Gets New Boss After CEO Banned From Running Medical LabPalo Alto based Theranos Inc. named a new vice president in charge of regulatory issues and a new chief compliance officer.
Latest Search For Dark Matter Leaves Scientists Empty HandedA team of scientists that included a UC Berkeley phycisist have come up empty-handed in their latest effort to find elusive dark matter, the plentiful stuff that helps galaxies like ours form.
California GOP Delegates Irate After Cruz Doesn’t Endorse TrumpDelegates at the Republican National Convention, including those attending from California, were irate after Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse nominee Donald Trump.
Picking A Gender Could Be Required For Getting U.S. PassportA federal judge in Denver is considering whether the U.S. government should require people to pick a gender to get a passport.
Changing Appetite For Eggs Hatches New Problems For FarmersThe egg industry is in the midst of major changes.
Menlo Park Fire Department Gets OK To Fly DronesAfter recently receiving FAA approval to fly drones, the Menlo Park fire agency plans to pioneer the process for their use in responding to fires and other emergencies.
DNA To Reveal If Dog That Bit Young SoCal Girl Is Part WolfOrange County Animal Care is awaiting DNA test results for a dog believed to part wolf that bit a 5-year-old girl.