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Picture this: A clean and healthy Bay

Confronting climate change is hard work. A first step is to be…

 

This Sept. 15, 2015 file photo, taken with a drone, shows a street in Middletown, Calif., where several homes were completely destroyed by the Lake County wildfire. The number of new housing units in California declined last year for the first time since the start of the economic recovery, due mostly to wildfires that scorched more that 2,000 homes in Lake and Calaveras counties. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff, File)

Wildfires cause dip in new California housing units

SACRAMENTO — The number of new housing units in California declined last…

 

In this photo taken on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, Charles Edwards looks over his model train layout in Alameda. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Rent control spreads from pricey San Francisco to suburbs

ALAMEDA — Charles Edwards is a merry self-described hillbilly from Tennessee who…

 

Park guests look over the damage after a powerful storm overnight toppled several trees inside the Pismo Coast Village RV Resort in Pismo Beach on Monday. (Joe Johnston/The Tribune (of San Luis Obispo) via AP)

Powerful thunderstorms rage throughout California

LOS ANGELES — Powerful thunderstorms raged throughout California on Monday, walloping the…

Park guests look over the damage after a powerful storm overnight toppled several trees inside the Pismo Coast Village RV Resort in Pismo Beach on Monday. (Joe Johnston/The Tribune (of San Luis Obispo) via AP)
Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers wait for a BART train to depart the Fruitvale station in Oakland. (Ben Margot/2013 AP)

BART reveals how much it will spend to install cameras into all train cars

BART said today that technicians have begun installing additional security cameras to…

Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers wait for a BART train to depart the Fruitvale station in Oakland. (Ben Margot/2013 AP)
Jeff Morales, left, chief executive officer of the of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, discusses the project during a legislative hearing Wednesday in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Bullet train chairman projects lower cost, longer timeline

SACRAMENTO — The chairman of the board that oversees California's high-speed rail…

Jeff Morales, left, chief executive officer of the of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, discusses the project during a legislative hearing Wednesday in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Two storms expected to dump rain across Bay Area

The first of two storms soaked the San Francisco Bay Area, dumped…

Southern California is bracing for a series of storms expected to begin late Sunday that could last all week. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

Storms to bring rain, snow to California all week

Light rain began falling north of San Francisco on Sunday in what…

Southern California is bracing for a series of storms expected to begin late Sunday that could last all week. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
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Spander: Warriors history comes full circle, unites Bay

An Oakland cop roared past, a Warriors flag attached to the back…

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Strong storm to wallop SF Bay Area

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind and flash flood…

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Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesSan Francisco had record-low rainfall in 2013.

SF has record-low rainfall in 2013

An unusual weather pattern brought mild temperatures to the Bay Area at…

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesSan Francisco had record-low rainfall in 2013.

Police seize marijuana, drug money during raid

After a month-long narcotics investigation, police on Tuesday seized more than 37…