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Steve Foster being detained by BART police on November 4.

A Bay Area Rapid Transit general manager has apologized to a black man who was detained over eating a sandwich

Steve Foster, of Conrad, California, was detained on November 4, after BART police said he broke state law by eating on a platform.

A deadly earthquake took place 30 years ago today in the San Francisco Bay Area — here’s what it was like to live through it, according to...

The Loma Prieta earthquake took place in the San Francisco Bay Area on October 17, 1989. It killed 63 people and injured nearly 3,800 more.

A tech billionaire’s $100 million Palo Alto home set the record for the most expensive Bay Area listing in a decade in 2018. Now it’s take...

The $100 million Palo Alto home of Scott McNealy, cofounder of Sun Microsystems, was built with an ice rink. It's now listed for nearly $55 million.

The owner of the controversial ‘Flintstone House’ in Silicon Valley says the city discriminated against her after they called her house a ...

The owner of the Flintstone House in court that will allow her to challenge the town who called her house an eyesore.

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake hit south of San Francisco

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake hit west of Colma, which is just south of San Francisco. Colma is known as "The City of the Dead" because of its cemeteries
The Flintstone house is Hillsborough, California.

5 bizarre houses in the Bay Area that have caused controversy and torn neighborhoods apart

Five of the most controversial homes near Silicon Valley, from the Fish House to the Flintstone House.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is growing primarily outside of San Francisco because the infrastructure of the city is ‘tapped’

In a live-streamed Q&A session, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed why the company is growing outside of the Bay Area.
The San Francisco Bay Area is a unique place to grow up, author Michal Kranz says.

I grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. Here are 10 things I wish people would understand about it.

Visitors to the San Francisco Bay Area might be surprised to learn there's so much more to the city than Silicon Valley and the booming tech industry.

Forget Portland and Seattle — people priced out of expensive California cities are buying homes in Idaho for ‘Monopoly money’

Californians are flocking to Boise, Idaho, which was just named the best place to buy a house in the US by Wallethub.

The San Francisco housing crisis has gotten so bad that these landlords are evicting an 87-year-old Holocaust survivor so they can make more money

Musiy Rishin fled the Ukraine as the Nazis were invading during World War II. He's lived in his Alameda, California apartment for 17 years.