Hayward Company Says It May Be On The Verge Of Cancer Treatment BreakthroughHayward company Reflexion says it's on the verge of getting federal approval for what it believes will be a groundbreaking new treatment for late-stage cancers.
Livermore Couple Claiming Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer Awarded $2 BillionAn Alameda County Superior Court jury Monday awarded more than $2 billion in damages to a Livermore couple, who claimed Roundup weedkiller caused both of them to develop cancer.
Livermore Couple Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Both To Develop CancerA jury will begin deliberating Thursday in the case of a Livermore husband and wife who claim that Monsanto Co.'s Roundup herbicide caused both of them to develop cancer.
EPA Says Roundup Herbicide Is Safe To UseDespite two multi-million dollar damage verdicts by San Francisco juries, the Environmental Protection Agency reaffirmed Tuesday that the popular weed killer Roundup is safe for people to use.
East Bay Jury Orders Chevron To Pay $21M For Cancer ClaimsAn East Bay jury ordered Chevron Corp. to pay the families of two brothers a combined $21.4 million.
Roundup Trial: Jury Awards Sonoma Man $80 Million In Damages For Exposure To HerbicideFor the second time in a year, a San Francisco federal court civil jury has awarded a Bay Area cancer victim million of dollars in damages because of exposure to Monsanto Co.’s Roundup herbicide.
Jury Sides With Sonoma Man Claiming Monsanto's Roundup Caused LymphomaA federal jury in San Francisco unanimously ruled Tuesday that exposure to Monsanto Co.’s Roundup herbicide was a substantial factor in causing the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of a Sonoma County man.
2nd High-Stakes Trial Involving Roundup Cancer Claims BeginsA jury in federal court in San Francisco will decide whether Roundup weed killer caused a California man's cancer in a trial starting Monday that plaintiffs' attorneys say could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits.
Peter Magowan, Former SF Giants Managing Partner, Dies At 76Peter Magowan, a key figure who helped build the San Francisco Giants' baseball dynasty in the 2010's, died on Sunday in his San Francisco home. He was 76 years old.
Procession Held For Police K-9 Before Succumbing To CancerAn emotional procession was held in San Ramon for SRPD K-9 officer Hector. The 7-year-old dog succumbed to cancer on Sunday.
Monsanto Appeals Reduced $78 Million VerdictMonsanto filed a notice of appeal in San Francisco Superior Court challenging a jury verdict in favor of Dewayne Johnson on Tuesday.
Pleasanton Rallies Around Police Officer Battling Pancreatic CancerVeteran Pleasanton police officer Kyle Henrickson is in a battle for his life and the courage he has displayed has inspired the residents of Pleasanton.
Study: African Americans Lower Risk For Cancer, Heart Disease With Vitamin D, Fish OilA new study looked at the long-term health benefits of fish oil and Vitamin D supplements when it comes to heart disease, and cancer and found African-Americans benefited the most.
Monsanto Trial: Groundskeeper Accepts Reduced $78M VerdictA Northern California groundskeeper says he will accept a judge's reduced verdict of $78 million against Monsanto after a jury found the company's weed killer caused his cancer.
Judge May Overturn $289 Million Verdict In Monsanto Roundup CaseA San Francisco judge announced Wednesday she was ready to order a new trial in a $289 million judgment against agribusiness giant Monsanto awarded to a cancer-stricken Bay Area former groundskeeper.