Gun-Control Advocates Hold Sit-In At Fox Theatre In Redwood CityAdvocates of stricter gun-control laws held a sit-in on Monday, right across from a Fourth of July festival in Redwood City.
Tiny Plastic Pellets Posing Environmental Hazard On Bay Area BeachesTiny plastic pellets are washing ashore on beaches across Bay Area coastlines in increasing numbers, creating a major hazard for sea life according to one group of concerned environmentalists.
Monterey Sand Mine Targeted For Closure Over Beach Erosion ConcernsThe California Coastal Commission wants the a 100-year-old sand mine shut down over environmental concerns such as beach erosion.
UC Berkeley Scientists Develop Smartphone App To Aid Quake-Warning SystemEarth scientists at Cal want to turn thousands of people's cellphones into earthquake early-warning sensors.
Santa Clara Police Add Emergency Dispatch Center In Levi's Stadium For Super Bowl 50As the lead emergency services agency for Super Bowl 50, the Santa Clara police department is gearing up for a super surge of 911 calls.
Video Shows Explosion That Injured Worker At San Jose Valley Medical Center Construction SiteDramatic video just released shows an explosion in a steam pipe vault that injured a worker at the Valley Medical Center in San Jose and is highlighting a dispute between the county and the general contractor.
Bat-Wielding 13-Year-Old Called Hero For Foiling Burglar Who Walked Into Antioch HomePolice arrested a man after he allegedly entered a home Monday morning but fled when three kids and a dog inside the home startled him.
San Jose City Councilmember Targets Neighborhood Bar Over Crime ComplaintsA San Jose city councilman is looking at new enforcement actions against a neighborhood bar which neighbors claim is a magnet for criminal activity.
Silicon Valley Startup Weeby.co Blows Up Salary Structure For Top Software EngineersA Silicon Valley startup is changing the playbook when it comes to hiring engineers by paying top talent like pro sports teams pay top athletes.
Caught On Camera: Parent Assaults Man Accused Of Exposing Himself To Kids In San Jose Park RestroomA case of street justice in a San Jose park could backfire for a group who confronted a man they accuse of exposing himself to children in a park bathroom, with some angry parents possibly facing criminal charges.
49ers Replacing Slippery Sod At Levi’s Stadium Ahead Of Sunday Exhibition Game Against ChargersCrews at Levi's Stadium have been busy tearing up the grass on the new field after turf problems on Wednesday prompted the team to relocate a practice session to the team’s training facility because of slippery sod.
SUV, Van, Truck Owners May Soon Plug In To Electric Vehicle RevolutionSupersize plug-in hybrids, including 4-wheel-drive SUVs and pickup trucks, are starting to gain traction in the increasingly competitive electric car market.