• Giants' Angel Pagan out for year - 09/23/2014 05:38 PM PDT
    Talk Back: NFL arrests
    Has the NFL's handling of recent arrests of players for domestic violence altered your view of the league?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    (Josie Lepe)
    Bay Area ranks high in youth violence

    Monterey County ranked highest statewide in the homicide rate for victims ages 10 to 24, according to an analysis of 2012 crime statistics released Tuesday by the Violence Policy Center. San Francisco ranked second, San Joaquin County third and Alameda County fourth. 
    (Steven Senne/AP)
    Raiders try to reset clocks before 'home' game in London

    Miami Dolphins up next at Wembley Stadium, but first bodies must move eight hours ahead. 
    Saving babies worldwide with a revolutionary incubator

    The low-cost Embrace blanket-style incubator, which was invented by four Stanford students, has helped 90,000 babies -- and counting -- around the world. 
    ( Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group Archives)
    County leaders raise red flags over 'inept' hospital system

    Alameda County's public hospital system revealed severe financial problems and asked the county government for help Monday, drawing a rebuke from county leaders who blamed irresponsible hospital administrators for jeopardizing the health care safety net.  
    (Ben Nelms / CP)
    Count finds threatened otters holding steady

    Officials say an annual review of California's threatened sea otters has found their population seems to be holding steady but remains low enough to remain on a federal watch list.  
    ( Dan Honda )
    Giants' Angel Pagan out for year

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan has an MRI on his troublesome back.will have back surgery this week, ending his season. 
    (Marcio Jose Sanchez)
    Quinn: How Apple Watch can avoid some of Google Glass's pitfalls

    What Apple has to get right with Apple Watch so that it doesn't run into some of the backlash that the other notable wearable out there -- Google Glass -- has experienced.