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A 16-year-old girl told investigators she was walking home from Hayward High School when a man grabbed her and pulled her into the back seat of a white four-door sedan.
Police said a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Martinez Friday night was a man about 60 years old.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has departed from his predecessor when it comes to giving, saying he will donate his hundreds of millions of dollars to charities.
The Bay Area man who invented the Pet Rock, a collectible that became a short-lived fad in the mid-1970s, died this week at the age of 78.
Country music legend Willie Nelson’s affinity for marijuana is well-known. Now, Nelson is looking at entering the marijuana business, with his own brand of marijuana blends and stores.
The San Jose Police Department's 11-year-old 3G mobile computer system was down for hours after the shooting death Tuesday of Officer Michael Johnson because the sudden demand for data from officers outpaced the system's hardware.
“The Food of Taiwan” is a beautiful new cookbook written by Cathy Erway. With so many delicious treats to make, its hard to pick one. But Narsi David says don't miss the pork buns.
Phillip Vasyli, a podiatrist and founder of a San Rafael-based orthotic corporation was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning in his home in the Bahamas.
A jury in San Francisco decided Friday that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female employee in a case that debated gender imbalance and working conditions for women in Silicon Valley.
The Chabot Space & Science Center launched a pilot program Thursday giving low-income families with an EBT card admission to the center for $1 per person.