NTSB Says Fatal Crash At Travis AFB Air Show Occurred During Attempted Ribbon Cutting Maneuver Stunt pilot Eddie Andreini planned to make three passes in his 1944 Super Stearman biplane during a “ribbon-cut maneuver” at the Thunder Over Solano Air Show at Travis Air Force Base earlier this month.
NTSB Says Deadly Fairfield Air Show Crash Investigation Could Take At Least 9 MonthsNTSB investigators say they will look into the emergency response time following a deadly air-show plane accident Sunday in Fairfield and that it could take up to nine months to complete.
Golden Eagle Released Into East Bay Wilderness After Near-Death Mite Infestation A Golden Eagle that suffered a severe mite infestation was released healthy and strong at Las Trampas Regional Park in San Ramon on Friday.
Martinez Boy Wounded In Boston Marathon Bombings Returns To Site; Parents To Race Again On this one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, a Martinez family has returned to the spot that devastated their lives.
Napa County Jail Introduces Video Conferencing For Inmates Inmate visitations at the Napa County Jail entered a new era on Monday with the introduction of a Skype-like video conferencing system aimed at increasing safety.
State Wildlife Officials Relocate Salmon By Truck Due To Drought State and federal fishing officials are relocating salmon by the truckload from five Northern California hatcheries to help their migration to the ocean as drought conditions are expected to worsen.
Oakland Considers Scrapping ShotSpotter, Richmond Says They Couldn’t Do Without ItWhile some on the Oakland Police Department are pushing to do away with ShotSpotter technology, the City of Richmond says it couldn't do without it.
East Bay Regions Get Low Rating In Providing High-Speed Internet When it comes to a high-speed internet connection in the East Bay, more work needs to be done according to an assessment by the East Bay Broadband Consortium.
2 Workers Injured By Sulfuric Acid At Tesoro Refinery Near MartinezTwo people working at the Tesoro refinery in Avon were injured on Monday morning less than a month after two workers were injured by sulfuric acid at the same refinery.
Free Ride Ending For Electric-Car Drivers Juicing In MartinezElectric-car drivers have been charging their cars for free in downtown Martinez, but the free ride is coming to an end. Drivers will have to pay starting Wednesday.
Former Easy Bay Teacher Faces New Lawsuits In Child Molestation CaseJoseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.
Richmond Man Who Held Girl As Sex Slave For 15 Years Gets 22-Year Sentence A Richmond man who held a relative as a sex slave for 15 years was sentenced to 22 years in state prison in Contra Costa Superior Court on Tuesday.
Hercules Transgender Teen May Get Charges Dropped After FightA transgender teen is expected to avoid a misdemeanor battery charge stemming from a bullying incident on an East Bay high school campus.
Doctors Medical Center San Pablo Faces Shutdown From Lack Of FundingDoctors Medical Center San Pablo is facing closure this year if a solution isn’t found for a serious lack of state funding.
State Senate Holds Hearing Over Bay Bridge Construction FlawsSeveral engineers testified Friday at a hearing in Sacramento that more safety testing should have been done before the new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge opened up.