( Eric Kurhi )
Mega Millions lottery: Waiting for the winner of ticket bought in San Jose, worth millions to step forward
A Mega Millions lottery ticket for a $636 million jackpot was purchased at Jenny's Gifts in San Jose, lottery officials confirmed Tuesday. At least one other winning ticket was sold at a tiny newspapers stand in Atlanta, Georgia.
Liberty Union High School District battles feral cat problem
Campus colonies defy attempts to eradicate stink, feces.
(Jane Tyska/Staff file)
EPA: Chevron violated fed law at Richmond refin
RICHMOND -- Chevron Corp. failed to maintain equipment at a California refinery and has not responded adequately to multiple airborne chemical releases, the U.
( Sue Reynolds )
Photos reveal hidden beauty of Native American lives and traditions
In her new book and exhibit in Hayward, Walnut Creek photographer Sue Reynolds shares visual narratives of contemporary Native Americans whose presence, she believes, remains largely unknown to mainstream America.
(Paul Sakuma/AP Photo)
Rising home prices speed Bay Area market recovery
The recovery of the Bay Area housing market reached a turning point this year as rising prices restored equity to tens of thousands of homes and low interest rates attracted flocks of buyers.
(KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Facebook to launch autoplay video ads
Facebook is hoping to strike a balance as it seeks to launch what could be a new, multibillion-dollar advertising business, without annoying users.
Fantasy football live: Clinch your league's title with our expert advice
Or, if you're out of the running, start thinking about next year with Drew, Dan and Don. Full Story
( Kris Connor )
Tonight's TV picks: Is Miley Cyrus the 'most fascinating' person of 2013?
WATCH THIS: "A Home for the Holidays With Celine Dion" (8 p.m., CBS): The Canadian crooner hosts and performs on the 15th annual edition of the special that serves up heartwarming stories about adoption.
(AP Photo/Yury Samolygo)
Bay Area residents live longer; here's why
Bay Area residents are among the nation's longest-lived people, surviving on average more than a decade longer than residents of rural Kentucky, West Virginia or Mississippi.
( Jeff Vendsel )
Mi Pueblo files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Mi Pueblo, the festive Bay Area supermarket chain and icon of family-grown Hispanic businesses, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, citing a dispute with its primary lender, Wells Fargo.