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2012 Hercules Murder, West Coast Crime Spree Suspect Accused Of Attempting Jail Escape

A man accused of slaying of a retired San Francisco Bay area schoolteacher attempted an escape from jail by trying to carve his way out of a cell window, Contra Costa County prosecutors said.

07/22/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18: White House Press Secretary Jay Carney speaks during his last White House news briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House June 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. Jay Carney was stepping down from his position as the White House Press Secretary. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Apple, Uber Rumored To Be Interested In Hiring Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney

A former White House Press Secretary may be in line for public relations positions at a few of the Bay Area’s big tech companies.

07/15/2014

Mike Watson buys marijuana at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. (David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Begins Legal Sales Of Recreational Marijuana; Strong Sales Create Weed Shortage

Twenty months after voters legalized recreational cannabis for adults over 21, Washington state’s first few licensed pot shops opened for business Tuesday, catering to hundreds of customers who lined up outside, thrilled to be part of the historic moment.

07/08/2014

San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone addresses attendees at the March For Marriage rally against same-sex unions, July 19, 2014. (CNN Newsource)

Despite Criticism, San Francisco Archbishop Cordileone Speaks At D.C. Rally Against Same-Sex Marriage

The Roman Catholic archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, joined opponents of same-sex marriage at a rally outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington Thursday, ignoring the pleas of San Francisco officials and same-sex marriage supporters for Cordileone to skip the invitation.

06/19/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 08: Tim Hudson #17 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning at AT&T Park on April 8, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Avoid Sweep With 7-1 Win Over Nationals

Giants manager Bruce Bochy expected good things from Tim Hudson. He’s getting even better results than he anticipated.

06/12/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 10: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is tagged out at home plate by catcher Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals in the bottom of the sixth inning at AT&T Park on June 10, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Sandoval was attempting to score from second base on a base hit to right field from Brandon Crawford. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nationals Snap Bumgarner’s Streak With 2-1 Win Over Giants

Doug Fister flipped the script from his last start in San Francisco during the 2012 World Series, tossing seven scoreless innings to help the Washington Nationals beat Madison Bumgarner and the Giants 2-1 on Tuesday night.

06/10/2014

Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants takes the ball from pitcher Ryan Vogelsong #32 taking him out of the game in the top of the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at AT&T Park on June 9, 2014 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nationals End Giants 5-Game Winning Streak

Ian Desmond had a career-high five RBIs and Stephen Strasburg won his third straight decision for the Washington Nationals in their 9-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.

06/09/2014

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Students Could Find Debt Relief In Program Expanded By President Obama

Up to 5 million Americans struggling to make their monthly student loan payments could find relief under a program President Barack Obama expanded Monday, part of an election-year push by Democrats to paint Republicans as blocking common-sense steps that could help the middle class.

06/09/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Pac-12 To Hold Football Championship Games At Levi’s Stadium For Next Three Years

The Pacific 12 Conference will hold its Football Championship Game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for the next three years, with the first set for Dec. 5, a conference official said.

05/15/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Set To Host Pac-12 Conference Football Championship

The Pac-12 Conference is set to announce that they will move the league championship football game to the new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers, starting this upcoming season.

05/14/2014

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