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Watered-Down Bill Bans For-Profit Schools From Preying on Veterans

August 29, 2014 | 8:52 am

Watered-Down Bill Bans For-Profit Schools From Preying on Veterans

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If signed by governor, about two dozen of state‚Äôs 121 unaccredited schools won’t receive GI Bill money.

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Migrant Kids Compete With Detainees for Day in Court

August 29, 2014 | 5:30 am

Migrant Kids Compete With Detainees for Day in Court

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As unaccompanied minors flood courts, immigrants locked in ICE detention may wait longer for hearings.

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Union’s Blessing Paves Way For Passage of Plastic Bag Ban

August 29, 2014 | 12:01 am

Union’s Blessing Paves Way For Passage of Plastic Bag Ban

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California’s Assembly approved statewide measure only three days after rejecting it.

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Options Outlined in Doctors Medical Center Court Hearing

August 28, 2014 | 4:57 pm

Options Outlined in Doctors Medical Center Court Hearing

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The federal court hearing came amid an ongoing fight to keep the financially challenged hospital open.

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Oil Transport by Train Continues to Climb

August 28, 2014 | 1:09 pm

Oil Transport by Train Continues to Climb

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The amount of crude oil and other refined petroleum products carried by train is increasing in the state.

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Bay Area Residents to Join ‘Black Life Matters’ Ride to Ferguson

August 28, 2014 | 12:15 pm

Bay Area Residents to Join ‘Black Life Matters’ Ride to Ferguson

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Hundreds of people to descend on St. Louis suburb over Labor Day weekend to talk criminal justice reform.

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Identity of Woman Killed at Burning Man Released

August 28, 2014 | 11:13 am

Identity of Woman Killed at Burning Man Released

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Victim died after being hit by a bus carrying festival-goers arrount Black Rock Desert.

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New Organ Planned For Castro Theatre Will Be Among Largest in the World

August 28, 2014 | 11:07 am

New Organ Planned For Castro Theatre Will Be Among Largest in the World

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A group is working to raise funds to install a one-of-a-kind symphonic organ in the Castro Theatre.

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Leaky Pipes Lose Billions of Gallons of Water Every Year in the Bay Area

August 28, 2014 | 10:54 am

Leaky Pipes Lose Billions of Gallons of Water Every Year in the Bay Area

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The region is losing about 23 billion gallons of treated water each year, mostly due to aging pipelines.

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I-280 North in San Francisco Closed Through Labor Day Weekend

August 28, 2014 | 9:07 am

I-280 North in San Francisco Closed Through Labor Day Weekend

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Caltrans strongly advises using public transportation.

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