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More Than Half of Those Killed by San Francisco Police Are Mentally Ill

September 30, 2014 | 6:30 am

More Than Half of Those Killed by San Francisco Police Are Mentally Ill

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Bay Area police are adopting new techniques for responding to people in psychiatric crisis.

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The Connection Between California’s Drought and Climate Change

September 30, 2014 | 6:00 am

The Connection Between California’s Drought and Climate Change

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Is climate change making the weather pattern that’s responsible for California’s drought more likely?

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Live Coverage of the San Jose Mayoral Debate

September 29, 2014 | 6:15 pm

Live Coverage of the San Jose Mayoral Debate

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KQED’s Joshua Johnson moderates the San Jose Mayoral Debate at eBay.

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Immigrants Scramble to Prove Eligibility for Covered California

September 29, 2014 | 4:34 pm

Immigrants Scramble to Prove Eligibility for Covered California

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The deadline is midnight, Tuesday, for those who were notified to prove they are here legally.

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King Fire Update: Rain Tames Blaze Even as Warm, Dry Weather Returns

September 29, 2014 | 4:15 pm

King Fire Update: Rain Tames Blaze Even as Warm, Dry Weather Returns

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Several days of rain on Sierra Nevada forests appear to have stopped dangerous fire in its tracks.

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Brown Signs Bill to Fight Sexual Harassment of California Farmworkers

September 29, 2014 | 3:30 pm

Brown Signs Bill to Fight Sexual Harassment of California Farmworkers

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Law grows out of KQED collaboration with other outlets on harassment and violence faced by farmworkers.

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What to Listen For in Monday Night’s San Jose Mayoral Debate

September 29, 2014 | 12:30 pm

What to Listen For in Monday Night’s San Jose Mayoral Debate

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The biggest issues in meeting between Dave Cortese and Sam Liccardo: pensions and public safety.

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Shining Light on the Cost of Diabetes Test Strips

September 29, 2014 | 11:05 am

Shining Light on the Cost of Diabetes Test Strips

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Test strips, the white strip seen above, vary dramatically both in cash price and in insurance coverage.

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Art Behind Bars: On Alcatraz, Ai Weiwei Celebrates the Silenced

September 29, 2014 | 8:00 am

Art Behind Bars: On Alcatraz, Ai Weiwei Celebrates the Silenced

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Some in the art world are calling this latest show unprecedented and the hottest ticket of the year.

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Governor Signs Bill Giving $3 Million to Doctors Medical Center

September 29, 2014 | 7:00 am

Governor Signs Bill Giving $3 Million to Doctors Medical Center

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Help for financially troubled San Pablo facility that serves as lifeline for low-income population.

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