Obesity Three Times More Deadly For Men Than Women, Study FindsPutting on the pounds could cut short your life, according to research, and the news is especially bad if you’re a man.
Temporary License Plates To Be Required For Newly Bought Cars In CaliforniaCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that would require newly purchased vehicles to display temporary license plates.
Monkeys Tear Up Voter Lists Ahead Of Thai ReferendumElection officials in northern Thailand think they can buy off a gang of monkey vandals with fresh fruit and vegetables, after about 100 macaques tore up voter lists publicly posted ahead of next month’s referendum on a proposed constitution.
Helicopter Locates Body Of Missing Hiker After 5-Day SearchThe body of a missing hiker was found on a Northern California mountain by a helicopter after a five-day search.
'Turtle Rangers' Planting Decoy Eggs To Track, Catch Latin American PoachersTurtle Rangers are planting high-tech decoy eggs to catch poachers trading in endangered sea turtle eggs.
Bay Area Firefighters Dispatched With Special Equipment To Fight SoCal FiresFire crews from the Bay Area have been dispatched to help fight wildfires throughout the state.
Bicyclist That Smashed Zipcar Window In SF Critical Mass Ride Gets 3 Years Of ProbationA San Francisco bicyclist whose distinctive handlebar mustache lead police to arrest him last year on a charge of assaulting a motorist was sentenced Monday on a pair of felonies.
California Sanders Supporters Shout Down Speakers At DNC BreakfastBernie Sanders delegates shouted down speakers at a California Democratic Party breakfast on the opening day of the Democratic National Convention, after WikiLeaks posted Democratic National Committee emails disparaging Sanders.
'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.