The former federal official who created the lottery for the draft during the Vietnam War has died at age 88.
A double amputee was hospitalized after a fire at a home in unincorporated Hayward Thursday night that is being treated as an arson case, an Alameda County deputy fire chief said Friday.
The Traveling Vietnam Wall will be coming to Cupertino for a five-day stint next week, just in time for Veterans Day, city officials announced Wednesday.
After 43 years missing in Vietnam, remains of an elite Army Green Beret soldier finally made it home. Among those at his memorial was a Bay Area woman who held vigil for more than 38 years.
When she was 12, Kathy Strong put on a bracelet bearing the name of a missing Vietnam War soldier. She promised she would not take it off until he came home.