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How to Fight a Wildfire — the Inside Story [Video]

August 22, 2014 | 9:00 am

How to Fight a Wildfire — the Inside Story [Video]

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A look at how Cal Fire command teams plot strategy to combat a dangerous, ever-changing foe.

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Like, Comment, Share: Inside Facebook’s Artist-in-Residence Program

August 22, 2014 | 7:00 am

Like, Comment, Share: Inside Facebook’s Artist-in-Residence Program

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Its headquarters on the Menlo Park shoreline contains site-specific works created by Bay Area artists .

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Sacramento Patient Does Not Have Ebola, Officials Say

August 21, 2014 | 9:22 pm

Sacramento Patient Does Not Have Ebola, Officials Say

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The state’s Department of Public Health reiterates that chances of an Ebola outbreak here are low.

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All-Women’s Mills College Welcomes Transgender Students

August 21, 2014 | 5:50 pm

All-Women’s Mills College Welcomes Transgender Students

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It’s the first single-sex college in the country to have a published policy for transgender applicants.

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Epic Drought in West Is Literally Moving Mountains

August 21, 2014 | 1:06 pm

Epic Drought in West Is Literally Moving Mountains

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Massive amount of water lost in drought no longer weighs down the land, causing it to rise.

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In Face of Ebola, California-Trained Doctor Treats Patients in Liberia

August 21, 2014 | 12:28 pm

In Face of Ebola, California-Trained Doctor Treats Patients in Liberia

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As many run from the Ebola outbreak, a doctor trained at Loma Linda University has run to help.

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How to Make Sure Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot is Counted

August 21, 2014 | 7:00 am

How to Make Sure Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot is Counted

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An estimated 66,000 vote-by-mail ballots went uncounted statewide in the 2012 election in California.

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Candlestick Park’s Next Featured Event: The Demolition

August 20, 2014 | 2:04 pm

Candlestick Park’s Next Featured Event: The Demolition

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Developer and city officials lay out timeline for picking a contractor and tearing down the ‘Stick.

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Pittsburg Boxer James Page, a Former Champ, Sentenced for Bank Robbery

August 20, 2014 | 12:37 pm

Pittsburg Boxer James Page, a Former Champ, Sentenced for Bank Robbery

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Attorney cites ‘boxer’s dementia’ as welterweight star gets 7-year term for series of unarmed heists.

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Sacramento Patient Being Tested for Possible Exposure to Ebola

August 20, 2014 | 11:28 am

Sacramento Patient Being Tested for Possible Exposure to Ebola

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If the tests prove positive, this would become the first case of the Ebola virus in California.

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