California Releases Report On 6 Self-Driving Car Accidents, Most Were In Self-Driving ModeIt's a reversal for the DMV, as the accident reports provide details about crashes involving self-driving cars that are being tested on public roads in California.
California Labor Commission Rules Uber Driver Is Employee, Not An Independent ContractorThe California Labor Commission has ruled that a driver for popular ride-hailing service Uber should be considered a company employee, not an independent contractor.
Woman Nearly Drives Into San Francisco After Big Lunch Puts Her To Sleep Behind WheelA woman driving a BMW nearly drove her car into San Francisco Bay after eating a big lunch and falling asleep behind the wheel.
Excavation Truck Driver Killed In Glen Ellen AccidentThe driver of an excavation truck died when the vehicle rolled on top of him on private property in the Glen Ellen area of Sonoma County Monday afternoon, a Sonoma County Fire and Emergency dispatcher said.
Man Claims Uber Driver Chased Him Down, Robbed Him On San Francisco's EmbarcaderoAn Uber driver allegedly robbed his passenger early Saturday morning in San Francisco’s South Beach neighborhood.
San Francisco Goes Low-Tech To Warn Drivers Of Towing Rules At Metered SpacesParking in San Francisco can be confusing, and expensive if your car gets towed. So, the city is placing stickers on meters to make it easier for drivers to determine when it's okay to park in certain spaces.
Homeless Santa Rosa Man Recovering After Running Into Traffic, Getting Hit By CarSanta Rosa police have identified the pedestrian who was injured when he ran into a moving vehicle on Santa Rosa Avenue Sunday night as 50-year-old Dennis Anthony Rosa.
Jurisdiction Complicates San Francisco Supervisor’s Proposal For Driving & Narrating Tour Bus LawSan Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim has co-authored a measure to require two employees be on tour buses so they aren't driving and narrating at the same time.
Taxi Driver Arrested Fired After Allegedly Raping Unconscious Woman In His Cab With RoommateA taxi driver and his roommate allegedly raped an unconscious woman in the cab Sunday evening in Sunnyvale, according to the city's Department of Public Safety.
Woman Claims UberX Driver Raped Her In PhiladelphiaA Philadelphia woman has alleged that an UberX driver raped her after being picked up last month.
SFPD Community Meeting On Shooting Death Cut To 30 Minutes When Protesters Kept Shouting Chief DownA community meeting on last week's officer-involved shooting was cut short when SFPD Chief Suhr was repeatedly shouted down by protests of angry people who called for his resignation.
Elderly Man Crashes Car Through Window At Starbucks In CupertinoShortly after 9 a.m., the man drove his car into a Starbucks located at the intersection of South De Anza and Stevens Creek.
Car Flies Into Crowded Santa Rosa Swimming Pool, Triathlete Rescues DriverA driver whose brakes apparently failed crashed through a fence, hit a ladder, and then finally drove her car into a crowded swimming pool before being pulled to safety by a triathlete.
How Will Insurance Companies Handle Driverless Cars?As auto makers and Silicon Valley companies continue to develop driverless cars, insurance companies are already warning about how they could affect their business practices.
Muni Driver Acquitted In 2011 Crash That Killed 23-Year-Old Woman In San Francisco Crosswalk