The system would rely on technology that is currently used to monitor ocean currents.
The “Next Generation 911″ system would allow callers to text, send photos and video to 911 dispatch centers.
Airlines have been reluctant to refund the federal taxes collected illegally after the partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration.
Friday’s move to end the military’s 18-year-old ban on openly gay troops will help remove a tremendous burden from gay and lesbian members of the armed forces.
Another independent Bay Area movie theater is facing tough times. The operator of the Balboa Theater in San Francisco’s Richmond District said this summer will be his last at the movie house.
State officials have rejected emergency repairs San Francisco made to shore up storm-battered Ocean Beach.
Department of Fish and Game officials are warning campers that this is also a time when bears appear out of hibernation.
For the next two weeks, 140 Bay Area law enforcement agencies will be joining the California Highway Patrol in its statewide effort to target those not buckling up.
A recent count of San Francisco’s homeless population revealed a decrease in the number of chronically homeless from last year, a city agency announced Wednesday.
Research out of UCLA has found that a gene not only increases the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease, but also damages a person’s brain at a young age.