The tropical weather system that trended on Twitter here as #hellastorm packed a punch Thursday.
Recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers in the deaths of two unarmed African American men have triggered protests nationwide — but nowhere has the outcry been as persistent as in the Bay Area.
Ever since the Planned Parenthood health center here opened, the six cushioned recliners in the recovery room had been in steady demand every Friday.
An attorney for Jahi McMath said Thursday that new diagnostic tests indicate the girl deemed brain-dead after a tonsillectomy last December is showing evidence of brain activity.
An attorney for the family of Jahi McMath has asked an Alameda County Superior Court to reverse its January finding of brain death, and says medical tests have shown that she is demonstrating brain activity.
The wine country town of Napa on Tuesday continued to tally damage from the largest quake to strike the Bay Area in a quarter-century, relying in part on teams of building and water inspectors from throughout the region who have come to assist.
They came in a flurry of orange, descending on this quake-ravaged neighborhood with brooms, shovels and dozens of hands.
The little-known West Napa Fault shook for about 20 seconds early Sunday, enough to leave the San Francisco Bay Area with its biggest earthquake in 25 years — wrecking historic wine country buildings, buckling streets, emptying store shelves, rupturing gas and water lines, and sending...