Mail Bombs Sent To 2 Northern California HomesThe U.S. Postal Inspection Service is investigating two instances in recent weeks of packages delivered to homes in Northern California that exploded when people opened them.
Parents Visit Alameda Creek Where Tracy Teen Is Trapped In CarThe young woman has been missing since Saturday, when authorities say she lost control during a rainstorm and hit another car before plunging into Alameda Creek.
Rent Control Spreads To Bay Area SuburbsTenant activists in Alameda and Richmond are fighting to place rent control on municipal ballots this fall, as are residents of Burlingame in the south bay.
Mom, Son Charged In Teen’s Drug-Related Death In AlamedaA California woman and her son are facing criminal charges in connection with the death of a teenager who mixed prescription drugs and alcohol during a party at their Alameda house.
Whale Carcass Found Lodged In Alameda DockThe whale appears to have been dragged into the San Francisco Bay by a container ship said U.S. Coast Guard Lt. J.G. Aulner.
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Drug Sub Caught By California Coast Guard, $181 Million In Cocaine SeizedThe U.S. Coast Guard based in Northern California seized 12,000 pounds of cocaine from a vessel in the Eastern Pacific in the largest bust of its kind in guard history.
British Sailor Dies During America's Cup Practice Andrew "Bart" Simpson had already garnered an Olympic gold medal in sailing in 2008 and a silver at last year's games when Artemis Racing came calling with a chance to win yachting's top prize — the America's Cup.
Authorities Investigating How Inmate Got Free From Fremont CourthouseAlameda County authorities say they are trying to figure out how an inmate escaped from the Fremont courthouse and ended up 10 miles away near his home in Hayward.
New Policy After Crews Watch Man Die In San Francisco BayFire officials are changing their water rescue policy after crews did not try to save a suicidal man who waded into San Francisco Bay and died after about an hour in the water.