Man Suspected In California Serial Rapes Drove For LyftRide-sharing company Lyft said Tuesday that it's investigating how a former driver now charged in a series of rapes passed a background check even though federal immigration officials say the suspect was living in the country illegally.
Northern California Wildfires Prompt Evacuations, Burn HomesHundreds of Northern California homes and businesses were threatened Monday after wind-driven wildfires broke out over the weekend, forcing thousands of residents to flee their homes throughout rural regions north of San Francisco.
Desmond's Four RBIs Propel Rockies Over GiantsIan Desmond came into Friday night's game with a .167 average on the season and in a 3-for-33 rut with one RBI in his previous nine games.
'Pineapple Express' Slams Into Northern CaliforniaNorthern California was drenched by a powerful "Pineapple Express" storm that flooded roadways, forced flight cancellations and caused a rare baseball rainout.
YouTube Shooter Told Family Members She 'Hated' The CompanyA woman who believed she was being suppressed by YouTube and told her family members she "hated" the company opened fire at the company's headquarters in California, wounding three people before killing herself, police said.
Studies Increasingly Clear: Uber, Lyft Congest CitiesOne promise of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft was fewer cars clogging city streets. But studies suggest the opposite: that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead.
Cities Sue Defense Department Over Gun-Check System Failures After Church ShootingThree cities argue that many service members who are disqualified from gun ownership weren't reported.
Growing Dilemma: Automated Jobs Meet Social ConsciousnessFriction escalates between the embracing of technological innovation and a strong brand of social consciousness as automation makes further inroads into the workplace.
Right-Wing Gathering In San Francisco Fizzles Amid CrackdownA planned right-wing rally in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge that was downgraded to a news conference at a small park fizzled further on Saturday, after San Francisco police swarmed the park and city workers erected a fence around it.
Family's Dog Dies In Cargo Hold On United FlightUnited Airlines is apologizing after a family's dog died on a flight.
San Francisco UPS Shooting Leaves 4 Dead, Including GunmanA UPS employee opened fire at a San Francisco package delivery facility on Wednesday.