High-speed rail authority to try again to get bond approval
The California High-Speed Rail Authority trying to build the nation's first bullet train will try a second time to get a judge's blessing to issue nearly $9 billion in bonds needed for construction of the massive public works project.
Search resumes Thursday for missing plane in Idaho piloted by San Jose high-tech executive
Search teams on Thursday resumed the effort to find a small, single-engine plane containing five members of a San Jose family that has been missing since Sunday in remote, mountainous central Idaho.
Judy Rodgers dies at 57; chef at San Francisco's Zuni Cafe
Judy Rodgers, the award-winning chef-owner of San Francisco's Zuni Cafe, has died. She was 57.
Former bank bailout boss weighs run for California governor
SACRAMENTO -- Those who have heard of Neel Kashkari know him as the former U.S. Treasury official who was in charge of the bank bailout at the height of the recession.
Northern California couple conceives rare identical triplets
SACRAMENTO -- Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
How many times can you call the cops before getting arrested? This many
Japanese police said Thursday they have arrested a woman for calling them more than 15,000 times over a six-month period. Full Story
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Fitness gadgets: How much do they help?
Whether in the gym or on the road, everyone seems to be plugged in, whether it's listening to music or wearing heart-rate monitors. But how well they work is not always a matter of hard science.
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Simon Cowell rips Russell Brand
'X Factor’ judge says Brand should put his money where his mouth is after calling for revolution.