Articles tagged with: San Francisco

04 August 2015

"Rocky Fire" continues to grow

Posted in Regional

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News)  California's "Rocky" fire has now burned nearly 100 square miles, an area twice the size of San Francisco.Late Monday flames leaped over a major highway which ...

04 June 2015

TripAdvisor's top travelers' choice awards

Posted in U.S. & World News

Can’t figure out where to go for that summer vacation?How about Alcatraz in San Francisco?The landmark has locked up the title of America’s favorite landmark in TripAdvisor’s annual travelers' ...

12 February 2015

BART rider may have exposed thousands to measles

Posted in Regional

San Francisco, Calif. -- A warning to Northern California commuters and foodies -- a person with measles has been commuting on the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) and recently ate at a popular San Fr ...

13 November 2014

Mom who punched woman over crying child arrested

Posted in U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News) Police have arrested a mother accused of punching a woman outside a Northern California department store last week after the woman complained about her screaming ...

10 November 2014

Tests show door that Crushed baby gorilla "Kabibe" at San Francisco zoo working properly

Posted in U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News) Tests on an automatic door which crushed a baby gorilla at the San Francisco Zoo show it is working properly. The manual shut-off switch on the hydraulic door in ...

30 September 2014

Soda tax vote in Berkley and San Francisco, Calfornia

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- Residents of Berkeley and San Francisco are gearing up to vote on a soda tax.If Measure D passes; Berkeley could be the first city in the country to pass a tax on soda and sugary drinks. ...

26 August 2014

Kill switch: cell phone security

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (KCRA) California Governor Jerry Brown signed the nation's first-of-its-kind smartphone legislation Monday that will require a "kill switch" on all smartphones sold in his state.The techn ...

16 July 2014

Is this Comcast call the worst customer service ever?

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. -- (KGW News) We all hate calling customer service lines, right? But this one hits a new low. A man in San Francisco just wanted to cancel his Comcast internet and cable, but i ...

02 June 2014

FBI manhunt for San Francisco man

Posted in U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. -- An FBI manhunt is underway for a California man considered armed and dangerous. The nationwide search for 42-year-old Ryan Kelly Chamberlain was launched over the weekend af ...

10 April 2014

Colin Kaepernick investigated for Miami hotel incident

Posted in Regional, Sports

San Francisco, Calif. -- (NBC Bay Area) San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated by police in Miami in connection to an incident that allegedly involves a woman who pa ...