Talk Back: Global warming
Will the international global warming conference in Paris be a success?

(Tell us why or why not?)
(Christophe Ena)
UC pledges $1B in Bill Gates' clean energy effort

Bill Gates, the University of California and a powerful coalition of top Silicon Valley thinkers, leaders and philanthropists will announce on Monday two initiatives created to spend tens of billions of dollars in the next five years to develop clean energy technology in efforts to fight global warming. 
(Courtesy KGO-TV)
S.F.'s 'hot cop' feels flipside of fame

Need a primer in the double-edged nature of fame? Consider the story of Chris Kohrs, the "hot cop of Castro" arrested in the hit-and-run injury of two men in San Francisco last weekend. 
Supporters, foes prepare for new tobacco tax fight

Ballot measure backers say they've got the money, message and votes to raise California's cigarette tax by $2 per pack next November. 
( Rick Bowmer )
Warriors hold on for 19th straight win

Stephen Curry scored 26 points, and the Warriors weathered one of their toughest challenges of the season to beat the Utah Jazz 106-103 Monday night and extend their season-opening win streak to 19 games.
Multiple collisions in Fremont and Union City cause delays on Interstate 880

11/30/2015 06:56 PM PST
Motorists on Interstate 880 were faced with heavier than usual traffic, as multiple collisions delayed the drive home in the East Bay, a CHP officer said. Two collisions caused heavy traffic delays on northbound through Fremont and Union City, said California Highway Patrol Officer Peter Van Eckert.  
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for SLS Las Vegas)
Erykah Badu slams Iggy Azalea at Soul Train Awards.

Iggy Azalea’s credentials questioned by Erykah Badu at Soul Train Awards.