- Suspects in Calif. yoga teacher's death, tied to 2nd killing Updated: Oct-09-15 5:24 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Police say three young people suspected in the shooting death of a tantra yoga teacher in Marin County are now accused of killing a Canadian woman in San Francisco.
- California oil regulators acknowledge oversight failings Updated: Oct-08-15 8:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Oil and gas regulators in and around Los Angeles routinely failed to carry out much of the oversight required to keep federally protected drinking-water aquifers from oilfield contamination, an internal review by those state regulators concluded Thursday.
- Brooks to miss Sunday's game because of sister's death Updated: Oct-08-15 8:48 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks left the team this week after his sister, Krsunthia Brooks, died of lupus, according to the player's agent Greg Williams.
- Nobody hurt when train hits vehicle on tracks in Burlingame Updated: Oct-08-15 8:52 am
BURLINGAME, California - Caltrain officials say nobody was hurt when a northbound train struck a vehicle on the tracks in the San Francisco Bay Area.
- Governor vetoes bill limiting surplus military equipment Updated: Oct-07-15 8:45 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - The latest on legislation acted upon by California Gov. Jerry Brown (all times local):
- California governor signs law targeting gender wage gap Updated: Oct-06-15 8:34 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Female workers in California will get new tools to challenge gender-based wage gaps under legislation signed into law Tuesday that supporters say offers the strongest equal-pay protection in the nation.
- Golden Gate Park slaying victim was a Canadian tourist Updated: Oct-06-15 8:18 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - A young Canadian woman whose body was found in Golden Gate Park over the weekend was on her first solo backpacking trip that would have taken her all the way to Europe, her relatives said Tuesday.
- Singer-songwriter John Mayer gushes about The Grateful Dead Updated: Oct-06-15 8:07 pm
SAN RAFAEL, California - Singer-songwriter John Mayer proudly declared himself a "Deadhead" as he defended members of the Grateful Dead in their decision to regroup after playing what was supposed to be the band's final tour this summer.
- Woman found dead in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park Updated: Oct-05-15 10:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco police say a young woman who suffered blunt force trauma to the head was found dead in the city's Golden Gate Park this weekend.
- Giants miss playoffs again after latest championship run Updated: Oct-05-15 8:04 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The defending champion Giants missed the playoffs in yet another odd-year disappointment, as has become the recent pattern following title runs.
- Nevada, San Francisco agree to settle patient dumping suit Updated: Oct-05-15 6:58 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada has tentatively agreed to pay $400,000 to the City and County of San Francisco to settle allegations that the state wrongfully and intentionally bused psychiatric patients to the city and declined to pay the costs connected with their care.
- 49ers' Torrey Smith frustrated by offense's performance Updated: Oct-05-15 6:21 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - San Francisco 49ers receiver Torrey Smith doesn't believe things are as bad as they seem, despite his team's 1-3 record and possessing the league's lowest-scoring offense.
- Twitter gives co-founder Jack Dorsey a 2nd chance as CEO Updated: Oct-05-15 4:35 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter is embracing Jack Dorsey as its CEO in hopes that its once-spurned co-founder can hatch a plan to expand the short messaging service's audience and end nearly a decade of financial losses.
- San Francisco's last gun store closing doors for good Updated: Oct-05-15 8:29 am
SAN FRANCISCO - The only gun store in San Francisco is shuttering for good, saying it can no longer operate in the city's political climate of increased gun control regulations and vocal opposition to its business.
- Rodgers leads Packers past 49ers, Green Bay stays unbeaten Updated: Oct-05-15 8:14 am
- San Francisco to double number of walls that spray back pee Updated: Oct-03-15 2:43 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco officials say they plan to double the number of walls painted with pee-repellent paint because the program to stop people from peeing in public places is working.
- Heston ends rookie season on sour note as Giants lose 9-3 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:22 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Chris Heston finished his rookie year on a low note, allowing a season high in runs. He can still take plenty of positives into the winter as he looks ahead to 2016.
- Arenado's 42nd home run leads Rockies past Giants 9-3 Updated: Oct-03-15 1:41 am
- Attorneys: Robin Williams' widow, kids settle estate fight Updated: Oct-02-15 11:03 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Robin Williams' widow and his three children from previous marriages reached a settlement in their legal fight over the late actor's estate, ending a public dispute following the beloved comedian's suicide last year.
- 49ers tight end Davis doubtful for Sunday with knee injury Updated: Oct-02-15 6:41 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers.
- Former US Rep. Don Edwards, champion of civil rights, dies Updated: Oct-02-15 4:12 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Former U.S. Rep. Don Edwards of California, a longtime champion of civil rights and the environment during his three decades in Washington, has died at the age of 100.
- Homeland Security seizes Stockton mayor's electronics at SFO Updated: Oct-02-15 3:38 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - A mayor of a Northern California city said Homeland Security agents briefly detained him and seized his laptop and cellphone earlier this week at San Francisco International Airport.
- Rockies lose late 2-run lead, swept by Diamondbacks 4-3 Updated: Oct-02-15 2:37 am
PHOENIX - Every game in the series was close. And in every one, the Colorado Rockies came up short.
- Castillo's 2-run double lifts Diamondbacks past Rockies, 8-6 Updated: Oct-02-15 2:19 am
PHOENIX - It turns out the Arizona Diamondbacks will have something to play for after all in their final series of the 2015 season.
- California high schools to learn 'yes means yes' sex policy Updated: Oct-01-15 8:35 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation aimed at making California the first state in the nation to bring lessons about sexual consent required at many colleges into high schools, his office announced Thursday.