Recent SAN FRANCISCO News
In the last several months, the shifting socio-cultural landscape of the San Francisco Bay Area has become the focus of the international media, primarily in response to the rise of new technology and its aftereffects.
54 minutes ago Source: KQED - Topix.com
When I want ever-changing art at skyline scale, "Bay Lights" is thin gruel compared to Ned Kahn's "Firefly."
5 hours ago Source: SFGate - Topix.com
Bay Area boaters are being urged by a federal wildlife agency to watch out for and steer clear of gray whales, which are now beginning their annual migration past the Golden Gate to feeding grounds in the Arctic.
9 hours ago Source: Inside Bay Area - Topix.com
"Cyberbullying" is the term that has been coined to describe online bullying, and lawmakers around the country continue to try to combat the abuse without infringing on student rights.
13 hours ago Source: The Island Packet - Topix.com
The tech/town turmoil continues to grow here as at least one bar asks patrons to remove their Google Glass before entering.
17 hours ago Source: WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg - Topix.com
Three Northern California men are each facing up to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to charges that they damaged federal conservation land while allegedly growing marijuana.
22 hours ago Source: Petaluma360 - Topix.com
The odd-looking, four-story vessel made of recycled shipping containers departed from Treasure Island to comply with a Jan. 31 regulatory order concluding that Google Inc. didn't have the proper permits to build it there.
yesterday Source: Bradenton.com - Topix.com
A state judge ruled Wednesday that California water managers failed to consider the environmental impacts of running one of the nation's largest water banks.
yesterday Source: The Daily Democrat - Topix.com
One of 6 former and current San Francisco Police Officers indicted by a grand jury spoke out for the first time on the upcoming trial Wednesday, saying in a statement that he is confident his name will be cleared.
yesterday Source: KTVU Oakland - Topix.com
Washington, March 5, 2014- Disasters both natural and human-caused can damage or destroy data and communications networks.
2 days ago Source: Wireless Design & Development - Topix.com
The claim filed Tuesday alleges that city-run San Francisco General Hospital and the San Francisco Sheriff's Department are liable for the death of 57-year-old Lynne Spalding and seeks unspecified financial damages.
2 days ago Source: The Modesto Bee - Topix.com
Gov. Jerry Brown and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signed a pro-business agreement Wednesday designed to strengthen economic and intellectual ties between Israel and California.
2 days ago Source: The Campbell Reporter - Topix.com
Two men were found guilty of stealing an American company's secret recipe for making a chemical used to whiten products from cars to the middle of Oreo cookies and selling it to a competitor controlled by the Chinese government.
2 days ago Source: WOI-TV West Des Moines - Topix.com
California farmers - and consumers - have been feeling the state drought's impact on avocados in both size and price , and now a national Mexican restaurant chain is telling investors the guac may have to go.
2 days ago Source: Patch.com - Topix.com
Recent advances in IT infrastructure delivery have changed the way gaming companies are supporting their server and network infrastructure.
2 days ago Source: Information Technology - Topix.com
California lawmakers are reporting thousands of dollars in gifts and travel expenses they received from donors, ranging from payments for Gov. Jerry Brown's trip to China last year to tickets for events, meals and rounds of golf.
2 days ago Source: KRCR - Topix.com
The closely watched sex assault trial for an Army general is finally set, but it will unfold with lingering questions about the accuser's credibility and without the prosecutor who led the case for nearly two... The closely watched sex assault trial for an Army general is finally set, but it will unfold with lingering questions about the accuser's ... (more)
2 days ago Source: News9 Oklahoma City - Topix.com
Word last week that a Northern California couple found $10 million in gold coins while walking their dog has set off a Gold Rush of theories over who left behind all that loot.
3 days ago Source: SFGate - Topix.com
San Francisco city leaders have voted to ban the sale of plastic bottled water on public property, making it one of the strictest bans in the country.
3 days ago Source: My Mother Lode - Topix.com
A U.S. Navy ocean tug on Tuesday was towing a Canadian navy ship with nearly 300 crew members on board to Hawaii's Pearl Harbor after an engine fire left 20 sailors with minor injuries.
3 days ago Source: WTHR-TV Indianapolis - Topix.com