Fog Brings Poisonous Mercury Into Pacific Coast EcosystemThere's danger lurking in the Pacific Coast fog bank. The mist that creeps ashore on "little cat feet" every summer can contain mercury in far higher concentrations than rainwater.
Google, Delphi Driverless Cars Reported In Near Collision In Mountain View; Google Denies ReportTwo driverless cars, operated by Google and Delphi nearly collided earlier this week in Mountain View.
Police Shooting Death Of Immigrant Suspect Prompts Federal Lawsuit Against San Francisco, Police ChiefFamily members of a Guatemalan immigrant shot and killed by police earlier this year are the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit filed against the city and county of San Francisco, as well as Police Chief Greg Suhr on Friday.
San Francisco Combats Drought With ‘Brown Is The New Green’ Water Conservation CampaignThe “Brown is the new Green” campaign was launched on Monday by the city’s Public Utilities Commission as a way to conserve water during the drought.
Family Of Sonoma County Man Who Killed Himself During Police Standoff File SuitFamily members of a Sonoma County man have filed suit over what they say was an unnecessary military-style escalation during a standoff with Sherriffs deputies.
Just In Time For New Year's Eve: New App Released To Find Bars, Clubs That Have Benefits For Designated DriversDesignated drivers will be getting some appreciation this New Year's Eve as new mobile app, offered by state traffic safety officials, will indicate which bars have special perks for the sober drivers who've volunteered to keep their friends safe.
Virgin America— Other Firms, Drops L.A. Clippers Sponsorship The continuing fallout from the racist comments allegedly made by Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling is now affecting the team’s sponsorships. Meanwhile, the NAACP L.A. chapter is revoking an award Sterling was set to get and is returning his donations.
SF Muni To Pull Cable Cars, Streetcars For 49ers GameThe San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency is planning to take its historic cable cars and streetcars off the streets during and after Sunday's 49ers playoff game.
Court Grants Temporary Restraining Order To Family Of Brain-Dead Girl On Ventilator At Oakland HospitalFamily of 13-year-old girl declared brain-dead Children's Hospital Oakland has obtained a temporary restraining order to keep her on life support.
KCBS Cover Story: Fight Hunger Bowl Serves A Great Cause In San FranciscoThe bowl game, held at AT&T Park, has donated more than 300,000 meals to organizations in San Francisco since 2002.
Bicyclist Struck And Severely Injured By Car Near Dumbarton Bridge In Menlo ParkA car struck and severely injured a bicyclist in Menlo Park on Monday morning, authorities said.
New Bay Bridge Bolt Fix On Track For Fall CompletionCaltrans officials said on Monday that they are on track to install new steel saddles for all of the broken bolts that were found on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge earlier this year.
California Truancy Rates At Crisis Level; Bay Area Hit HardMore elementary school kids in Contra Costa and Alameda counties miss school than students in almost any other county in California according to a new report which says state truancy is at crisis levels.
Celebrated Pied Piper Mural Makes Comeback At SF Palace HotelThe cocktails were flowing Thursday evening at The Palace Hotel, in celebration of the return of the Pied Piper of Hamelin mural.
Glide Slope Indicator Operating At SFO For 1st Time Since CrashPilots flying into San Francisco International Airport will once again be able to land with the help of an important piece of equipment that was out of service when an Asiana Airlines flight crash landed last month.