San Francisco Supervisor Hillary Ronen on Thursday announced the launch of a new program that will provide income to people who’ve tested positive for Covid-19 …
Emergency health and safety measures taken in six major countries have prevented more than 500 million infections during the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, according to a …
Facing an unprecedented health crisis across the country, Contra Costa County health providers are struggling to ramp up their preparations for an expected flood of …
Only half of the guns used to commit crimes in Alameda County last year were registered in California and less than 10 percent were registered …
A federal judge in San Francisco said Wednesday he plans to dismiss a copyright lawsuit filed on behalf of an Indonesian monkey.
Anyone who plans on buying tobacco or electronic smoking products in unincorporated Santa Clara County must be at least 21 years old.
San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener Tueaday introduced legislation that would raise the purchasing age for tobacco from 18 to 21.
The Oakland Raiders continued their final set of OTAs Tuesday, with the team working to sort out roles.
Stanford researchers have found taking a stroll helps to stimulate creative thinking.
A new UC Berkeley study found that stuff you’re smearing on your lips could be toxic to your health.
Work by UCSF researchers found laser light aimed at part of the brain can zap away cocaine addiction in rats.
A new study shows the Bay Area ranks No. 15 on a list of the top 25 metro regions with the best air quality.
A new study is among the first to look at how living in urban centers of California affects academic performance.
Stop worrying about germs on a public restroom doorknob, because there is a new bacteria carrier in town: You.
Rich people are more likely to cut people off in their fancy cars and eat candy reserved for children, a new study shows.