Firefighters Discover Woman's Body Among Burning Wooden PalletsThe body of a dead woman was discovered among the debris left over from a pallet fire that was extinguished Friday morning behind a Safeway store in the Rodeo-area of unincorporated Contra Costa County.
Bay Area County-By-County Election ResultsHere are Tuesday night's local election results county-by-county for Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma counties.
Contra Costa DA Resigns After No Contest Plea To Felony PerjuryContra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson resigned after being charged with 13 felony counts related to his admitted misuse of campaign funds.
Residents Struggle To Deal With Clayton SlideContra Costa County officials say the Morgan Territory Road is still sliding and until it stops it can’t fixed.
Water Level At Los Vaqueros Reservoir Rises To New HighOfficials said storage levels rose above 133,000 acre-feet this week surpassing the previous high of 132,900 set in 2013.
El Sobrante Home Targeted in Series of Drive-By ShootingsA sign in front of an El Sobrante home that has been targeted by drive-by shootings multiple times reads: "Stop shooting. Nobody is here."
56-Year-Old Man Dies In Head-On Collision In Contra Costa CountyThe victim, who was driving a 2003 Cadillac, had been traveling west on San Pablo Dam Road at about 45 miles per hour.
Heat Sends Several Visitors To Lafayette Art, Wine & Music Festival To HospitalAt least six visitors to the Lafayette Art, Wine & Music Festival were taken to a hospital Saturday afternoon suffering from heat stroke or heat exhaustion.
Suspect Arrested After 2-Hour Standoff With Richmond PolicePolice have identified the suspect arrested after a two-hour standoff outside his home in Richmond Saturday morning
1 Dead In Saturday-Night Shooting In ConcordOfficers responded to the 1100 block of Meadow Lane after receiving a report of a gunshot and a man on the ground.
Retirees Ease Aging's Aches At East Bay Senior Citizen Marijuana ClubAt the Rossmoor Medical Marijuana Education and Support Club meeting in Walnut Creek, seniors learn how cannabis can help reduce chronic pain and make life more livable.
2 Bay Area Counties Among Recipients Of Grant To Test Rape Kit BacklogA grant from her counterpart in New York City will allow Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley to completely eliminate the county's rape kit backlog, O'Malley said in a statement Thursday.
Concord Residences Evacuated After Woman Reports Her Husband Was Making A BombPolice evacuated residents near an apartment in Concord early Saturday evening following a report of a man allegedly making a bomb.
Home Search In Richmond Yields Cache Of High-Powered Weapons And DrugsSan Francisco police arrested a woman and a man Wednesday in Richmond after a search of a home located high-powered assault rifles and suspected narcotics.
Two Brothers In Their 60s Die In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Contra Costa CountyTwo brothers have died in an apparent murder-suicide in Pacheco on Thursday, according to the Contra Costa County coroner's office and the sheriff's office.