Pregnant Berkeley woman tests negative for Zika virus
Berkeley resident Brook Meakins, who is pregnant with her first child, says test results confirm that she does not have the mosquito-borne virus.
San Francisco: Three die in fiery car crash near Super Bowl City
Three people in a speeding car fleeing a California Highway Patrol officer were killed after the car slammed into a taxi cab and exploded into flames near Ninth and Brannan streets in San Francisco, less than a mile from Super Bowl festivities that were in full swing Saturday night.
Official: California overpaid state employees and the government wants money back.
Officials say California overpaid at least $700,000 to state employees last month and the government wants the money back.
Man who gave name to 'Peanuts'' Linus dies at age 90
Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his 'Peanuts' comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90.
Federal disaster loans offered to commercial Dungeness crab fishermen
Help is on the way in the form of federal disaster loans for commercial fishermen who have suffered financial losses from California's canceled commercial Dungeness crab season this year.
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.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl week
Super Bowl 50: When celebrities overrun the Bay Area for a week.