Emergency response agencies across the Bay Area are looking at disaster systems and protocols in the aftermath of Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake in the North Bay and the lessons they can learn from it.
Legislation that would require officials to distribute condoms in all California state prisons is headed to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk. The bill’s author says it would save the state money and stop the spread of disease.
The bill by state Senator Mark Leno of San Francisco is headed back to the Senate for a final vote on amendments.
Attorneys representing the family of former California football player Ted Agu filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Regents of the University of California.
A group of African American BART workers said they found racist, threatening graffiti on their lockers, and don’t feel safe at work.
California’s high-speed rail project could be getting a financial shot in the arm from the private sector.
A Marin County beach has earned the dubious distinction of being named the dirtiest in the Bay Area.
Many workers in the restaurant industry were up in arms about the law, arguing it would create unnecessary waste of disposable gloves and restrict their work.
San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone responded Monday to an open letter signed by Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other state, city and faith and community leaders asking him to cancel his appearance at an upcoming rally against same-sex marriage.
Congressmen Mike Thompson and Jared Huffman want to increase the funding allocated to federal food safety breach investigators, following a massive recall this year at a Petaluma slaughterhouse.