Scheduling Error Disqualifies Defending State Champ Bishop O'Dowd From High School PlayoffsThe Bishop O'Dowd High School girls basketball team was disqualified from the North Coast Section playoffs after it was discovered the team played one too many games this year.
DMV Seeks Public Input For Issuing Undocumented Immigrants’ Licenses The California Department of Motor Vehicles is looking for public input as it works to implement the new law allowing undocumented immigrants to get their driver's licenses.
Water Conservation Efforts In Full Swing For Some Bay Area Cities Water conservation efforts are in full force across the Bay Area. Marin County residents are being asked to cut their water usage voluntarily while one Sonoma County town is imposing mandatory reductions.
Calif. Insurance Commissioner Slams Blue Shield Rate HikeCalifornia Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones is taking issue with recently implemented health insurance premium increases involving tens of thousands of Blue Shield customers.
Health Insurance Enrollment Through Covered California Lagging For LatinosOfficials with Covered California are concerned that relatively few Latinos in the state have enrolled even though more than half of the state's uninsured residents are Latino.
Family Of Oakland Girl On Life Support Serves Hospital Cease And Desist Letter The family of a girl who was declared brain dead at Children's Hospital Oakland last week has stepped up their fight to keep her on life support.
100-Year-Old Fremont Woman Becomes U.S. Citizen Suke Haan Yu Cheng came to the United States in 2004 and just this week, the 100-year-old Fremont woman became a U.S. citizen.
Health Insurance Enrollment Opens For Small California BusinessesCalifornia’s small businesses now can enroll for employee health care plans through the state's insurance exchange website.
Bay Area Representatives Ask U.S. Attorney Back Off On Medical-Marijuana CrackdownFour California members of Congress are calling on US Attorney Melinda Haag to halt work on closing medical-marijuana dispensaries.
Officials Happy With California Health Exchange Enrollment Rate So FarOfficials with California’s state health exchange are saying they’re happy with the enrollment numbers so far despite the problems on the federal level.
Census Data Confirms San Francisco, San Jose Have Highest Median RentsJust how high are rental units in San Francisco? New Census Bureau data shows that the City by the Bay has the highest median rents among the country's largest cities.
UC Berkeley Campus Reduces Carbon Emissions Ahead Of ScheduleUC Berkeley, leading the charge in reducing its carbon footprint, announced on Tuesday that it reached its emission reduction target—two years ahead of schedule.
San Francisco Chronicle Will Not Use Washington Redskins NameThe newspaper is the latest to refuse to use the name Redskins.
Nearly 1 Million Californians Could Lose Health Care Plans Under ObamacareThe head of California's new health insurance exchange estimates that nearly one million Californians may see their health insurance plans disappear when the Affordable Care Act kicks in.
Education Advocates Claim Online Universities Benefit For-Profit CompaniesA new report from a California education advocacy group questions the value of online education and suggests that it benefits for-profit companies that create the courses.