California To Require Background Checks For Uber, Lyft DriversCalifornia will require Uber and Lyft to conduct background checks on all drivers and lay off certain criminals beginning in 2017.
Poll: Clinton’s Lead In California Grows After Debate, Senate Race TightensWith 40 days until Election Day, a KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll finds Hillary Clinton increasing her lead over Donald Trump among California voters. Meanwhile, the senate race between Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez has tightened.
Clinton Vows To Retaliate Against Foreign HackersHillary Clinton is vowing anew to respond to foreign hacking the same as any other attack against the United States.
Construction Concerns Could Halt Transbay Terminal TunnelThe sinking and tilting of Millennium Tower has raised new questions about San Francisco's downtown building boom.
Train Filled With Hazardous Materials Sitting On Sonoma County Tracks Sparks Legal FightIn Sonoma County, a train, filled with hazardous materials is sitting abandoned on the tracks as a fight over who is responsible for moving it drags on.
Culinary Union Calls For Nationwide Boycott Of Trump’s BusinessesUnion members are calling for a boycott of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's businesses because he isn't negotiating a contract with workers at his Las Vegas hotel.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Giving Right To Vote To Thousands Of FelonsUnder the new law, anyone convicted of a felony, but who is not currently in state or federal prison or on parole, is allowed to vote.
California Lifts Rape Statute Of Limitations In Wake Of Cosby CaseGov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill eliminating California's 10-year time limit for prosecutors to file rape and child molestation charges.
17 Million Twitter Reactions During Most-Watched Debate In U.S. HistoryIt wasn't just a record number of TV viewers who were checking out Monday night's the presidential debate. Social media was abuzz, too.
San Francisco Looks To Build Housing For Its TeachersOne day after Governor Brown signed a bill allowing it, the San Francisco school district is looking to build housing for its employees.
Parents Of Trayvon Martin Write Book About Struggles Since Son’s Tragic DeathThe parents of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen fatally shot in 2012 by George Zimmerman, have a book coming out on January 2017.
Soda Tax Battle Bubbles Up In Bay AreaThe national fight over sugary soda is bubbling up in the Bay Area, where voters in November will consider a tax on the drinks.