- San Francisco airport says 0 breaches in 2015; AP found 3 Updated: May-26-16 1:15 am
SAN FRANCISCO - A year after an Associated Press investigation reported San Francisco International Airport led the country for people getting over fences and through gates, officials there say they've had no more perimeter security breaches.
- AP: Intruders breach US airport fences about every 10 days Updated: May-26-16 12:10 am
Under pressure to prevent people from sneaking onto runways and planes at major U.S. airports, authorities are cracking down - not on the intruders who slip through perimeter gates or jump over fences, but on the release of information about the breaches.
- Solarte ties game with HR, Padres lose in 10 innings Updated: May-25-16 8:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - San Diego has played, and lost, nine games against the San Francisco Giants this season and five have been by one run.
- Giants beat Padres 4-3 in 10 innings, 13th win in 14 games Updated: May-25-16 8:24 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Brandon Crawford's alert baserunning in the second inning gave the Giants an early lift. His long single in the 10th capped another walkoff win.
- Construction crew find torso under San Francisco Bay Bridge Updated: May-25-16 4:45 pm
OAKLAND, California - Authorities say a headless human torso was discovered under the San Francisco Bay Bridge.
- Distillers release vodka made with San Francisco fog Updated: May-25-16 2:44 pm
ALAMEDA, California - A San Francisco Bay Area distillery is making vodka out of a distinctly San Francisco ingredient: fog.
- Fire rips through Silicon Valley strip mall, ravaging shops Updated: May-25-16 2:12 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - Authorities say a massive fire tore through a small strip mall in Silicon Valley, burning down more than half its businesses.
- Investigators probe latest California highway shooting Updated: May-25-16 10:24 am
HERCULES, California - A shooting on a San Francisco Bay Area freeway has left a motorist injured.
- Public can vote on national park site preservation funds Updated: May-25-16 8:57 am
Twenty historic sites in national parks are vying for $2 million in preservation grants, and the public is invited to vote for their favorite places.
- Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California Updated: May-24-16 11:44 pm
SAN LEANDRO, California - A mother and her child died Tuesday after an Amtrak train crashed into their SUV in the San Francisco Bay Area, authorities said.
- San Francisco retains immigrant sanctuary protections Updated: May-24-16 10:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Despite national outrage after a Mexican man killed a woman along a waterfront pier, San Francisco officials upheld the city's strict sanctuary protections for people who are in the country illegally.
- Vallejo unveils plans for electric car plant at ex-shipyard Updated: May-24-16 10:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The city of Vallejo, which emerged from bankruptcy five years ago, is poised to get a big economic boost as plans to build a major plant for electric cars are rolling forward, officials said Tuesday.
- The Latest: San Francisco retains sanctuary protections Updated: May-24-16 9:10 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The Latest on immigrant sanctuary protections in San Francisco (all times local):
- Sanders raises money for California Senate candidate Updated: May-24-16 2:43 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is urging his network of donors to contribute to a candidate for the California state Senate.
- Lena Hall to join 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' on West Coast Updated: May-24-16 2:25 pm
NEW YORK - Tony Award-winner Lena Hall will join "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" on tour in San Francisco and Los Angeles. And there's also a twist - at some shows she'll play Hedwig.
- The Latest: Shell: Pipeline fixed after California oil spill Updated: May-24-16 1:45 pm
TRACY, California - The Latest on an oil spill in rural Northern California (all times local):
- 3 arrested in killing of young Northern California father Updated: May-23-16 5:56 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Northern California police announced Monday the arrest of three people in connection with the killing of a young father whose body was found dumped near a freeway.
- Ride-hailing service Lyft testing reservation feature Updated: May-23-16 2:44 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Ride-hailing service Lyft says it's testing a feature that would let users schedule a trip up to 24 hours in advance.
- Bumgarner throws gem, gets RBI in Giants' 1-0 win over Cubs Updated: May-23-16 12:30 am
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Giants aren't lighting up the scoreboard, but they're doing enough to keep piling up the wins.
- Spring storm drops rain in parts of Northern California Updated: May-22-16 12:55 am
TRUCKEE, California - A spring storm dropped rain in parts of Northern California on Saturday afternoon, but it was less severe than the one a day earlier that dumped up to 13 inches of snow on a Sierra Nevada highway and hit the Sacramento area lightning, winds gusting to 40 mph and dime-sized hail.
- Transit agency settles excessive-force lawsuit with woman Updated: May-21-16 8:04 pm
OAKLAND, California - Bay Area Rapid Transit agreed to pay a San Francisco woman $1.35 million to settle a lawsuit alleging a transit officer broke bones in her face and left her bloody and unconscious.
- Cubs RF Jason Heyward out 3-5 games with side bruise Updated: May-21-16 6:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Chicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward will miss three to five games with a bruise on his right side near his ribs.
- San Jose man convicted on sex tourism, obstruction charges Updated: May-21-16 1:52 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - A federal jury has found a San Jose man who traveled to Manila several times to have sex with an underage girl guilty of sex tourism.
- Giants shut down by Arrieta in 8-1 loss to Cubs Updated: May-21-16 3:23 am
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Giants couldn't get anything going against Jake Arrieta. Then again, no team has in the regular season since last July.
- New San Francisco police chief inherits city divided by race Updated: May-21-16 1:17 am
SAN FRANCISCO - First, police fatally shot two minority suspects carrying knives. Then transcripts surfaced showing officers using racial slurs in text messages. Finally, a young black woman was shot dead as police tried to pull her from a stolen car.