San Francisco Chronicle
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The governing board of California’s stem cell funding agency has voted to overhaul how it distributes scientific grants after critics raised concerns that too many board members represented schools that have won funding.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — A California researcher says a fireball seen streaking across Western skies last week was a flaming comet.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California utility regulators have approved a small, twice-a-year dividend for households to help offset bill increases caused by the state’s new cap-and-trade system.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Thousands of San Francisco kids apparently skipped school to attend last week’s Giants World Series parade. The school district had sent a letter home to parents on the eve of the […]
PIEDMONT, Calif. (AP) – Parents have been told that male athletes at a high school in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb formed what they called a “Fantasy Slut League,” awarding points for sex with […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – San Francisco planners have approved plans to build what will become the city’s tallest building. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Thursday’s decision by the Planning Commission clears the way for funding […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A newspaper is reporting that corrosion that went unchecked – the suspected cause of a fire at Chevron Corp.’s Richmond refinery in August – was linked to another fire at the […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A massive gun that was on the battleship Missouri when the Japanese surrendered at the end of World War II will soon be installed on a cliff at the entrance to […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – San Francisco police say three men were taken into custody in the brazen daytime theft of an iPad during which the suspects crashed into a minivan, injuring its driver and a […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Construction crews have unearthed the massive foundations of the old San Francisco City Hall destroyed in the disastrous 1906 earthquake. The wreckage of City Hall and its 300-foot dome became a […]