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Brown, Legislature Make Deal on Prison Overcrowding

September 9, 2013 | 12:22 pm

Brown, Legislature Make Deal on Prison Overcrowding

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Brown and legislative leaders agree to pass competing plans to meet court order to cut prison population.

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How to Get to That Beautiful Bay Bridge Bike Path

September 8, 2013 | 2:44 pm

How to Get to That Beautiful Bay Bridge Bike Path

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The new Bay Bridge bike/pedestrian path is getting rave reviews. Here’s how to get there.

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Golden Gate National Recreation Area Proposes New Dog Rules; Let the Debate Begin

September 6, 2013 | 6:13 pm

Golden Gate National Recreation Area Proposes New Dog Rules; Let the Debate Begin

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Officials release new draft rules for dogs in the sprawling park. Controversy is almost sure to follow.

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Bay Area Hunger Games: In Solidarity, Eat A Little Less This Coming Week

September 6, 2013 | 4:22 pm

Bay Area Hunger Games: In Solidarity, Eat A Little Less This Coming Week

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Hunger Challenge 2013 raises awareness to the struggles faced by low-income residents in our cities.

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News Pix: Bay Bridge East Span Opens, Lusty Lady Closes and Hunger Strike Ends

September 6, 2013 | 3:00 pm

News Pix: Bay Bridge East Span Opens, Lusty Lady Closes and Hunger Strike Ends

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Bay Bridge east span opens, San Francisco’s Lusty Lady closes and state inmate hunger strike ends.

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Gawkers Hold Up Bay Bridge Commute Traffic, in a Good Way

September 6, 2013 | 1:18 pm

Gawkers Hold Up Bay Bridge Commute Traffic, in a Good Way

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Low travel speeds mark the morning commute as people take in the new span and savor the experience.

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America’s Cup Finals Begin: Hopes, Doubts and Disappointments

September 6, 2013 | 12:33 pm

America’s Cup Finals Begin: Hopes, Doubts and Disappointments

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The America’s Cup finals begin Saturday and the defending champion is already behind.

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Top-Secret Documents Show NSA Can Get Into Your Encrypted Data

September 6, 2013 | 10:01 am

Top-Secret Documents Show NSA Can Get Into Your Encrypted Data

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Newly disclosed documents show the National Security Agency is able to thwart Internet privacy, security.

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Virgin Galactic Edges Closer to Passenger Space Flights

September 6, 2013 | 9:38 am

Virgin Galactic Edges Closer to Passenger Space Flights

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Coming in 2014: 2-hour suborbital space flights on craft that can carry six passengers at $200,000 each.

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Video: Watch as Santa Clara Demolishes Old Water Tower

September 6, 2013 | 9:28 am

Video: Watch as Santa Clara Demolishes Old Water Tower

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Santa Clara had no further use for its Walsh Avenue water tank. So it demolished it. We’ve got the video.

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