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UPDATE: 1 Dead, 6 Wounded in Saturday Evening Shooting at Oakland's Lake Merritt
One person was dead, six others wounded and two armed men arrested Saturday evening in a shooting near the shores of Oakland's Lake Merritt.
Growth of Willow Fire Near Big Sur Slows Overnight, Still Zero Percent Contained
The Willow Fire, first reported on June 17, was 2,088 acres as of Sunday afternoon -- up slightly from 2,066 acres on Saturday night. The fire remains zero percent contained.
IMAGES: Historic Photos Of Damage Left By 1906 Great Quake
On Sunday, San Franciscans took a few moments to remember the Great Quake of 1906 that killed thousands and destroyed much of the city.
Report: Warriors Star Draymond Green Greenlights Olympic Team; Steph Curry Still On The Fence
Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green is ready to defend the Olympic basketball gold medal he won in Rio, but teammate Steph Curry still remains on the fence as to whether he will join the team which will begin play in late July in Tokyo.
Warriors' Draymond Green Named 2020-21 NBA All-Defensive First Team
Three-time NBA champion and All-Star Draymond Green was named All-Defensive First Team on Monday. This is the fourth time the Golden State Warriors power forward has earned the honor.
High School Amateur in Contention At Midpoint of US Women's Open
17-year-old amateur Megha Ganne followed up a strong opening round by shooting an even-par 71 in the second round at the Olympic Club on Friday and heads into the weekend two shots off the pace set by fellow teenager Yuka Saso.
Former Raider Marshawn Lynch Puts Point Richmond Mansion on Market for Nearly $5.3M
Former Raider running back Marshawn Lynch has put his East Bay mansion that sits on the Point Richmond waterfront on the market.
'We Knew Instinctively That We Had Something Special': Kheng Hua Tan On The CW's 'Kung Fu'
The actor shares what it is like to be on this show and how "Crazy Rich Asians" changed the course of her career.
From Barack Obama To Kurt Vonnegut, Book Reveals How World's Most Successful People Achieved Greatness
Ever wonder what makes people like President Barack Obama, Serena Williams and Malcolm Gladwell some of the most successful leaders in their industries? A new book describes the strategies behind their success.
Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo, America's Longest-Running All-Black Rodeo, Airs On CBS Saturday June 19
On Juneteenth, CBS will broadcast the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo, marking the first time the event has aired on broadcast network television.
'I Look To Trevor Noah Like A Mentor': Josh Johnson On First Comedy Special 'Hashtag'
The stand-up comedian and writer for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah previews his first comedy special on Comedy Central.
Keto-Friendly Cereal Recipe To Start Your Day From 'Dirty, Lazy Keto'
If you’re on a keto diet, chances are one of the things you miss most is a simple bowl of cereal. Yes, cereal!
'Secret Celebrity Renovation' And 'The Greatest #AtHome Videos' Come To CBS This Summer
The summer premiere dates for two CBS reality series were announced earlier today.
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Wine Country Sees Surge of Memorial Day Weekend Visitors
In Napa Valley, there is relief that COVID-19’s grip may be coming to an end. As a result, a lot of people are treating Memorial Day weekend as a kind of spring break from the pandemic.
Memorial Day Weekend Air Travel Set to Soar as Motorists See Highest Gas Prices in Years
With fears of pandemic fading, Californians are taking to the skies and roads this Memorial Day. Too bad the price of fuel is at its highest in years.
San Jose Airport Adds Over 300 Airport Parking Spaces to Meet Demand
Mineta San Jose International Airport plans to add more than 300 parking spaces Saturday to meet growing demand as COVID-19 restrictions ease and people begin traveling again.
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California Dodges Outages During Heat Wave But EV Owners Push Grid Capacity
Although the record-breaking heat wave eased slightly Friday, California ISO again issued a Flex Alert urging Californians to conserve power to relieve stress on the grid. Many eectric vehicle owners who had to travel couldn't comply.
NASCAR Fans Rejoice as Toyota Save Mart 350 Returns to Sonoma Raceway
For the first time in two years, race engines roared again in Wine Country as NASCAR returned to Sonoma Raceway.
NASCAR Returns to Sonoma Raceway Following Pandemic Hiatus
This weekend will see the first NASCAR race at Sonoma Raceway in 714 days and local businesses are ready for action.
Holiday Traffic, Sweltering Heat Monday Prompt First Spare the Air Alert of 2021
A combination of tailpipe exhaust and sizzling temperatures expected Monday have prompted Bay Area air quality officials to issue a Spare the Air alert for Memorial Day.
Tesla Builds Half-Million Cars in 2020, Reaching Goal Set by Elon Musk
Tesla hit its goal of building a half-million cars in 2020, a first for the company. Completed deliveries to customers fell just short of that same goal as it delivered 499,550 cars.
2 New Electric Vehicle Makers Target Silicon Valley Car Market
Newark-based Lucid Motors just debuted what it calls the world's most powerful and efficient luxury electric sedan. Meanwhile, Volvo's electric performance brand Polestar delivered its first all-electric Polestar 2 vehicles in the U.S. this week.
Minority-Owned SF Gas Station Wants New Lease; Housing Advocates Want It Gone
The future of one minority-owned gas station in San Francisco is fueling quite a debate. While some want to save it, others want to replace it with affordable housing.
Gov. Newsom's Zero-Emission Car Mandate May Depend on Biden Victory
Gov. Gavin Newsom's goal of making all new automobile sales in the state zero-emission vehicles by 2035 requires one of two things to happen: either California has to win in court or Trump has to lose in the Nov. presidential election.
Judge Issues Injunction Against Uber And Lyft, Says Drivers Are Employees
In a blow to Uber and Lyft, a judge in San Francisco ruled Monday that the ride-hailing companies must start classifying their drivers as employees in the state.
Combating Coronavirus Cabin Fever, New RV Buyers Are Ready to Roam
Summer vacations may be transformed during the COVID-19 pandemic, with RV sales and rentals soaring and a record number of Americans about to take the road less traveled.
Bakersfield Native Kevin Harvick Wins NASCAR's Return Race
Bakersfield-born Kevin Harvick has won NASCAR’s return race, taking the checkered flag at Darlington Raceway 71 days after the series’ last event.
Coronavirus Update: Elon Musk Says Tesla Going To Court To Force Reopening Of Fremont Assembly Plant
Tesla founder Elon Musk took to social media Saturday, posting that the automaker was headed to court to force the reopening of its Fremont assembly plant and threatening to move the operation out of California.