San Francisco Seeks Funding For Autonomous Vehicle, Smart Transportation NetworkSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, and mayors from six other U.S. cities, are vying for a chance to become the country’s first city to fully integrate self-driving cars, connected vehicles, and smart sensors into their transportation network and receive federal and private funding to do so.
Bay Area's Undocumented Immigrants Watching Closely As President Set To Unveil Amnesty PlanUndocumented immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area will be watching closely as President Obama unveils his plan to let them stay.
San Francisco Job Seekers Elated After Voters Approve $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage IncreaseMany seeking employment at a South of Market job fair were elated, after Tuesday’s vote in San Francisco to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.
U.S. Air Force's 'Secretive' X-37B Shuttle To Land In California After 671 Days In SpaceThe U.S. military can't wait to get its hands on an unmanned space plane that's due to land at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California near Santa Maria.
South Bay Grocery Chain Helps Raise More Than $100,000 For Immigrant Kids’ Legal RepresentationMi Pueblo, a San Jose-based Hispanic grocery store chain, has helped raise the majority of more than $100,000 to help pay for legal representation of immigrant children detained at the U.S. border.
Bay Area Assyrians Call For More International Military, Humanitarian Involvement In IraqThe Assyrian American Association of the Bay Area was staging a rally Friday morning at the United Nations Plaza in San Francisco to call for urgent humanitarian aide and international military support in Iraq against ISIS militants.
Daily Madden: World Cup Fever Is ContagiousIt's estimated 25 million people worldwide watched the U.S.-Portugal World Cup match Sunday.
Klinsmann Now Confident As U.S. Takes Turn On World Cup StageThe U.S. coach caused a stir in the lead-up to soccer's championship when he said that "I think for us now, talking about winning a World Cup is just not realistic."
Tea Party Patriots Plan Cinco De Mayo Protest Of American Flag Shirt Ban At Morgan Hill SchoolThere is concern over a scheduled U.S. flag rally organized by a patriot group this Monday on Cinco De Mayo in front of Live Oak High School—the same school that caught national media attention in 2010 when some students were sent to home for wearing t-shirts depicting the flag.
U.S. Deal With Russia On Syria Chemical Weapons Averts Military StrikeAn agreement announced early Saturday by Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called for Syria to eliminate all its chemical weapons by the middle of next year or face U.N. penalties.
U.S. Tops Mexico 2-0, Clinches World Cup BerthThe United States clinched its seventh straight World Cup appearance, getting second-half goals from Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan on Tuesday night for the now traditional 2-0 home qualifying win over Mexico.
Home Prices Rise 10.5 Percent In Biggest Gain Since 2006A survey shows U.S. home prices rose 10.5 percent in March compared with a year ago, the biggest gain since March 2006.