Bay Area Afghan Community Ramps Up Support Effort for RefugeesA parking lot in Hayward was turned into a relief center Thursday as the East Bay Afghan community came together to help refugees escaping from the chaos in Kabul.
Roseville Woman Who Used Feinstein's Name, SS# For COVID Fraud Admits Stealing EDD BenefitsA Roseville woman who acknowledged using U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s name and Social Security number to receive $21,000 in pandemic-related assistance pleaded guilty Monday to stealing unemployment benefits.
COVID: Vaccine A Shot Of Relief For Many Suffering With Mysterious 'Long-Haul Syndrome'According to patients, the COVID-19 vaccine may offer some kind of benefit as a treatment for a mysterious ailment now known as 'long-haul syndrome.'
COVID: Stimulus For Struggling Bay Area Families, Businesses Could Be Delayed After Trump Blasts $600 ChecksCongressional leaders are trying to figure out their next move after President Donald Trump threatened to veto the $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill, saying $600 stimulus checks should be increased to $2,000.
Early Fire Season Puts Weary Northern California Firefighters On Front Lines For MonthsWith at least two good months of fire season left, weary firefighters in Northern California are ready for the next fight.
San Francisco Officials Announce Financial Relief Plan For Crabbers Impacted By Pier 45 FireCity officials including Mayor London Breed on Tuesday announced plans for a financial relief package to help San Francisco crabbers impacted by the massive fire at Pier 45 last month.
Speaker Pelosi On $3 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package: 'American People Are Worth It'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday defended the stunning $3 trillion price tag on Democrats’ pandemic relief package as what is needed to confront the “villainous virus” and economic collapse.
Federal Small Business Relief Program Off To Rocky Restart Plagued With Computer SnagsThe second round of loan applications for the government’s small business relief program has been slowed by computer issues at the Small Business Administration.
Big Sur Businesses Cut Off From Tourists Receive Crowdfunded ReliefA major crowdfunding campaign is bringing relief to Big Sur.
Flood Victims Line Up At Assistance Center In San Jose For Food, Clothing, Peace Of MindMore than a hundred San Jose families lined up at assistance centers Saturday looking for help days after getting forced from their homes by flooding from Coyote Creek.
San Francisco Works To Relieve Businesses, Residents Displaced By FireCity officials and local groups are working to get financial help to businesses and residents displaced by five-alarm Bernal Heights fire.
Bay Area Nurses Departing For Typhoon Relief In PhilippinesA group of nurses from the Registered Nurse Response Network were set to depart from San Francisco International Airport Thursday night for the Philippines to help provide relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Springsteen, Bon Jovi Join Sandy Relief Fund Advisory BoardBruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi are among the New Jersey natives joining a special fund created in the wake of Sandy...
ConsumerWatch: HARP 2.0 Helping Underwater Homeowners RefinanceHARP 2.0, a more liberal version of the original Home Affordable Refinance Program, was unveiled in 2011. The new program started picking up steam just a few months ago, according to Rick Harper of the Consumer Credit Counseling Service.
California To Seek Federal Aid For Tsunami DamageCalifornia emergency officials said they hope to complete a tsunami damage estimate as early as next week to submit to the federal government in an aid request for wave-battered harbors.