Why religions don't oppose vaccines
Gov. Jerry Brown directed the California Department of Public Health to allow for a separate religious exemption for vaccination counseling. But research from the California Immunization Coalition reveals found that few, if any, religions actually oppose vaccination. The only vocal critic is Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, who claimed the flu vaccine was designed to kill people.
San Francisco police have arrested a man in connection with a suitcase found on a downtown street stuffed with dismembered human remains.
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.
10 best new Bay Area restaurants
Looking for a terrific place to take your sweetheart? These 10 Bay Area restaurants opened within the last year -- and they delight on every front, from the Spanish dazzle of Jen Biesty's Shakewell to the savoir faire of Guillaume Bienaime's Zola and the Japanese inspiration at Michael Mina's Pabu.
Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'
The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.