When he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International Airport last week, he used it to buy two scratch-off tickets at a market in Millbrae.
Authorities say two commercial airliners clipped wing tips at the Oakland International Airport, but no injuries were reported.
Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected, though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families faced 85 years ago.
Officials say a 20-year-old woman died after sliding down a seaside cliff and falling into the ocean while hiking in Big Sur.
The owner of a Southern California golf club, who raised a stink by spreading chicken manure on the course, has agreed to pay $100,000 to air pollution regulators.
A 6-month-old girl may owe her life to a man who rescued her from a fiery car crash in Fresno County that killed her parents.
A jury can still conclude that simply handling a semi-automatic pistol in a crowded tourist area was so reckless that he’s guilty of second-degree murder rather than a less severe manslaughter allegation, legal experts said.
Daniele Watts and her boyfriend, Brian Lucas, were sentenced Wednesday to 15 hours of community labor.
Dr. Julio Diaz was found guilty Friday in Santa Ana of 79 federal charges. He’d earlier pleaded guilty to 11 charges but withdrew his plea.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles would be a $1 billion village where thousands of athletes would eat, sleep and stroll on tree-lined walks and clipped […]
A former Fresno police officer has been charged with pimping out his girlfriend to an undercover detective.
On May 27, 1937, the Golden Gate bridge was opened to the public, connecting San Francisco and Marin counties.
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.
Federal water regulators estimate California’s drought could be one of the most expensive natural disasters in U.S. history.
Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new east span of the Bay Bridge, which is on track to open on Tuesday.
Crews worked into the night trying to secure an Oracle catamaran that capsized in San Francisco Bay Tuesday afternoon and drifted out to sea.
The Space Shuttle Endeavour is headed to California where it will be permanently displayed in a museum.
An explosion rocked the Chevron gasoline refinery in Richmond Monday night and caused a 3-alarm fire. Smoke from the fire sent hundreds to the hospital complaining of respiratory problems.