A 25-year-old man is facing assault charges for an unprovoked attack on another patron at San Francisco’s main library branch on Wednesday.
After what was a challenging Thursday for many in the region, struggling to get to and from work, errands and other obligations without the benefit of the Bay Bridge, plenty of people opted for a Friday off, leaving the roads, ferry terminals and BART platforms especially “Friday light.”
Half of California voters say their health care costs increased this year. And, the same proportion describes health care as difficult to afford.
San Francisco’s Exploratorium is laying off 18 percent of its staff because fewer people than expected are visiting its new waterfront location.
Burglars smashed a pick-up truck through the front of Tiffany’s in downtown Walnut Creek on Thursday and managed to make off with a just small amount of jewelry and goods, police said.
Both the contractor and PG&E crew failed to call 911 immediately after the gas leak.
Two suspects posing as PG&E employees tied up three family members in a Vallejo home Wednesday morning and fled with cash and household items, police said.
The construction crew stuck a four-inch natural gas line Burlingame Avenue and Primrose Road at 4:37 a.m. causing a large amount of gas to be released into the air, according to PG&E.
Friends and family members of Sandra Coke plastered her North Oakland neighborhood with flyers Wednesday, in the hopes that someone will come forward with information about her whereabouts.
Union leaders for Bay Area Rapid Transit workers said they would deliver a 72-hour strike notice at the end of the day if major progress isn’t made Thursday in contract talks.