Bay Area News

4.3 quake in Contra Costa County rattles Bay Area

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake was reported near Blackhawk in Contra Costa County on…

 

Suspect killed while fleeing police identified as San Mateo resident

A man who was struck by a car and killed while fleeing…

 

Four injured in shooting at Tanforan

San Bruno BART station shutdown causing systemwide delays for commuters

 

Driver arrested in fatal SFO collision

Man killed, two others injured in crash at International Terminal

  • Jul 2, 2019

Sacramento officer with ties to East Bay killed in confrontation with domestic violence suspect

Officer Tara O’Sullivan attended Diablo Valley College, participated in local explorer programs

Man found dead in apparent homicide off Skyline Boulevard

A San Mateo County sheriff’s deputy found a dead man lying on…

Google to invest $1B, repurpose land for housing development

Company CEO announced plans in blog post Tuesday

Food workers at SFO call for increased wages, health care with strike vote

‘I can’t even think of having health insurance,’ one worker says

BART board approves low-income riders discount and raises fares for everyone else

BART approved a discount pilot program for low-income riders Thursday, while also approving future fare increases across the board.

Update: S.F. I-280 ramp reopened after two injured in shooting

An off-ramp from northbound Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco is closed Monday afternoon because of a shooting investigation.

Vegetation fire burns in Santa Clara County amid high heat

A vegetation fire near U.S. Highway 101 between South San Jose and…

San Jose student one of eight co-champs in record-setting spelling bee

Rishik Gandhasri, a seventh-grader at Silver Oak Elementary School in San Jose, was one of eight co-champions Thursday in the finals of the 92nd annual Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Family of man killed by San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies files lawsuit alleging racial profiling, excessive force

Chinedu Okobi died after he was repeatedly Tased by deputies who stopped him crossing the street

Will Oakland legalize “magic” mushrooms?

The Oakland City Council will soon make a decision about whether to decriminalize the use of certain plants that have psychoactive properties.

Suspect in three Bay Area homicides charged in Alameda County

Stefon Jefferson allegedly shot and killed man in Bayview in multi-county spree

San Mateo County leader calls for free community college program like SF’s

Supervisor David Canepa suggests partnership similar to Free City program

SF man dies in hang gliding crash off Pacifica

Christopher Carillo, 44, landed in the ocean but was unable to make it to shore

Ship strikes likely cause of recent gray whale deaths

A gray whale that recently stranded in Pacifica was likely struck by a ship, scientists at The Marine Mammal Center confirmed Friday.

Cow Palace board votes to end gun shows

Contract with organizers to end in 2020, will not be renewed

Runway repairs cause flight delays at SFO

A pavement depression found on a runway at San Francisco International Airport…