Number Of Homeless Children In Bay Area Reaches All-Time HighDespite years of trying to end homelessness, the number of homeless children in California, and the Bay Area, is at an all-time high.
San Francisco’s Public Defender Claims Wrong Teen In Jail For MurderPublic Defender Jeff Adachi released a video Monday that he claims clears the accused killer of a popular 14-year-old football player and that the wrong teenager is in jail for murder.
San Francisco, Oakland Police Say They Are Ready For Ferguson Grand Jury DecisionPolice in San Francisco and Oakland are on standby Tuesday in the event that a grand jury’s decision in Missouri, whether a white police officer will be indicted for the killing of an unarmed black teenager, could lead to protests in the Bay Area.
Oakland Mayor-Elect Libby Schaaf Shares Her Vision For ‘The Coolest Place On The Planet’Mayor-elect Libby Schaaf plans to end crime, fix the schools and keep both the A's and Raiders in town. That’s what she told KCBS In Depth co-hosts Doug Sovern and Phil Matier when asked about her vision for Oakland’s future.
Caltrans To Close Lanes At Night On Bay Bridge For Joint Replacement ProjectAnywhere from one to four lanes westbound on the Bay Bridge will be closed starting Friday night, as Caltrans works to replace six deteriorating joints.
Over 100 Homeless San Francisco Vets Find New Home In Renovated Financial District BuildingJust in time for Veteran's Day, San Francisco is celebrating the renovation of a Financial District building that will house more than 100 homeless veterans.
Stanford Surgeon Under ‘Modified Quarantine’ In San Mateo County After Returning From LiberiaA Stanford surgeon has been put on modified quarantine in San Mateo County after treating Ebola patients in Liberia for the past month.
Race For State Schools’ Chief Is One Of California’s ClosestThe closest statewide race on the November ballot could be one between two Democrats who are running for a non-partisan job. It's the battle between State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson and challenger Marshall Tuck.
Warriors’ Release More Details Of ‘Troublesome’ Arena Development In San Francisco’s Mission BayThe Golden State Warriors and Salesforce still haven't closed their deal for the land the team needs to build its arena in San Francisco's Mission Bay, but the team still plans to open the new building within four years.
Staggering Campaign Contributions In Many California Races And ProposalsCalifornia may not have the hotly contested, high-profile races for U.S. Senator or governor that some other states do this year, but it's still attracting some of the biggest campaign spending in the country.
KCBS Reporter Creates New Lyrics For Lorde’s ‘Royals’ Cheering On The GiantsSome San Francisco radio stations have banned one of the biggest hit songs of the year, "Royals" by Lorde for the duration of the World Series. So KCBS reporter Doug Sovern decided San Francisco needed its own version of the song to cheer the Giants on as they take on Kansas City.
NTSB’s Preliminary Findings: Air Tanker Hit Tree With Wing Fighting Dog Rock Fire Before Deadly CrashThe National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) say they think a Cal Fire air tanker that crashed while fighting a fire in Yosemite last week may have struck a tree with its wing according to preliminary findings.
Oakland Mayoral Candidates Put Differences Aside To Support Public Safety Measure Z The race for Mayor of Oakland is heating up with just three weeks to go, but on Monday the top candidates all campaigned with a common goal— to preach the benefits of funding for more police with Measure Z.
BART Capacity Peaking; Riders In Aging Trains Steaming Amid October HeatBART ridership is higher than ever but its fleet of train cars is breaking down, especially on hot days. Trains can get so crowded during rush hour that some passengers are unable to get on.
Governor Brown Endorses Councilwoman Libby Schaaf For Oakland Mayor California Governor Jerry Brown endorsed Oakland City Councilwoman Libby Schaaf in the city’s mayors’ race on Monday.