When Linda Meyer's 19-year old son Taylor died from a tragic accident at the end of 2014, she looked beyond her grief and saw a way to honor him and ensure that others lived.
The Jisser family has owned their mobile home park in California’s Palo Alto since 1986, and now they want to turn their investment into apartments or condos – but they’re...
A prominent California mayor returning from a conference in China earlier this week was detained and his computers and cell phone seized by federal investigators as part of a...
An Oregon woman who was detained for nearly six months in East Timor is coming back to the United States.
Wildlife experts say they hope to identify soon the mysterious gray gunk coating -- and killing -- hundreds of seabirds in the San Francisco Bay. The sticky substance began...
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When Stacey Addison left Portland, Ore., in September for a solo journey around the world, she was anticipating adventure. What she got was a nightmare with no end in sight.
A quarter century after the massive Loma Prieta earthquake destroyed part of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, it’s been replaced by a new $6.4 billion span, and the old...
In competitive job markets like Silicon Valley, companies are doing everything they can to entice the best and brightest -- offering freebies that have become the stuff of...
Federal prosecutors are at odds with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder over whether mandatory minimum sentences -- a key part of the government's so-called war on drugs --...