BART Police Union Dismisses Calls To Seek Aid From Other Police AgenciesCalls for BART Police to get help in fighting crime by tapping resources from other police agencies are getting dismissed by the agency’s police union.
Special-Needs Riders Endure Slow Service On Paratransit VansImagine what it would feel like to sit in a bus for three-plus hours for a 14-mile ride. Then imagine what it's like for a disabled person.
CBD Oil Hailed A Miracle Drug For Children With Severe EpilepsyCBD oil is being hailed a miracle drug for children with severe epilepsy, but under federal law, it's illegal.
Tech Companies Collaborate to Create Next-Gen Sex RobotsA California company and its collaborators will soon roll out a new incredibly life-like sex robot that is run by artificial intelligence.
Driver In Fatal Oakland Hit-And-Run Surrenders To Police The driver sought in a hit-and-run accident in Oakland that claimed the life of a nine-year-old girl has surrendered to police.
Girl Dies Of Injuries After Oakland Hit-And-Run CrashA nine-year-old girl has died following a hit-and-run collision Tuesday night in East Oakland that also injured a 25-year-old woman and two other girls, ages 8 and 10.
California Online Ammunition Sales Spike Ahead Of Jan. 1 Law ChangeAmmunition sales across California are skyrocketing heading into the end of the year, but the deals have nothing to do with Christmas or holiday sales.
Prisoner-Produced Podcast Makes San Quentin Inmates' Stories Available WorldwidePrisoners' real stories told by prisoners -- from behind bars. That's what podcast listeners will be getting when San Quentin's "Ear Hustle" goes worldwide.
Tech Startup Using 3-D Printing Builds 1 Vitamin Pill To Replace Them AllA San Francisco company has developed a 3-D printed capsule that can release up to 12 different vitamins, minerals and nutrients throughout the day.
Plasma Seen As Possible Fountain Of Youth Treatment For Older PatientsBay Area scientists are working on a treatment for brain disease that involves injecting plasma from young subjects into older patients,
NFL Players Push For Cannabis Alternative To Opioids For Chronic PainCurrent and former National Football League players are funding a study on a potential opioid alternative – cannabis oil, made in the Bay Area – to help alleviate the pain brought about by a football career.
Dangerous, Addictive Opioid 'Pinky' To Be Banned This WeekThis week the federal government places an emergency ban on a powerful, highly-addictive painkiller that has killed dozens and sent countless more to emergency rooms in California and across the United States.