An urban search and rescue task force based in Menlo Park was deployed today to Oahu, Hawaii, ahead of Hurricane Lane.
Orchard Supply Hardware, a home improvement and gardening store founded by San Jose farmers in 1931, will be shutting down all 99 of its stores by next year.
Despite their inability to seal a sweep Wednesday, the Athletics finished a productive nine-game homestand Wednesday.
A possible strike by workers for opening day at Golden Gate Fields Thursday was averted under a temporary agreement.
A female suspect was taken into custody following a chase that took sheriff’s deputies into Berkeley and ended in a crash into a freeway retaining wall.
San Francisco’s transportation director was apologetic in regards to a shortage of Muni operators and for not doing a better job in vetting contractors.
The Giants acquired Evan Longoria with their eyes on his power and defense. But after less than a season, neither are quite as advertised.