Supreme Court Upholds Drug Used In Botched Executions; California Not AffectedThe Supreme Court has upheld the use of a controversial drug that has been implicated in several botched executions, but California is not affected since it doesn't use the drug in its lethal injection cocktail.
Hastings Law Student Accused Of Oakland Hit-And-RunA law student has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly using her car to strike and seriously injure a man on a street near Lake Merritt in Oakland early Saturday morning, authorities said Tuesday.
SF City Hall Service Honors Slain Bay Area Libya AmbassadorFamily, friends and colleagues gathered at San Francisco City Hall Tuesday to honor the life of Christopher Stevens, the U.S. ambassador to Libya who was killed last month.
U.S. Ambassador & Bay Area Native Chris Stevens Killed In Libyan AttackA U.S. ambassador with Bay Area ties, and three of his staff members were killed in attacks on a U.S. consulate in Eastern Libya.
U.S. Sends Warships, Marines To Libya After Attack That Killed Bay Area AmbassadorU.S. officials said the Pentagon was moving two warships to the Libyan coast in the aftermath of a stunning attack on the American Consulate in Benghazi that killed U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, a Bay Area native, and three other Americanss.
Romney, Obama Trade Barbs Over Middle East Attack That Killed Bay Area NativeRepublican challenger Mitt Romney accused President Barack Obama's administration on Wednesday of showing weakness in the face of tumultuous events that left four U.S. diplomats, including a Bay Area native, dead in the Middle East.
Libyan Attack That Killed Bay Area Native Might Be Tied To 9/11 AnniversaryThe Obama administration is investigating whether an assault on the U.S. consulate in Libya that killed a Bay Area native was a planned terrorist strike to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks or a spontaneous mob enraged over an anti-Islam video.
Christian Legal Group Loses Final Claim Against Hastings Law SchoolA Christian legal group that sued Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco over its nondiscrimination policy lost its remaining claim against the school in a federal appeals court Wednesday.
Christian Group Can't Bar Gays