San Francisco: Man wins $5 million lottery with Safeway-bought ticket

A California Lottery ticket purchased at a Safeway in San Francisco made a man a multi-millionaire, lottery officials said Wednesday.  
Seth Perlman/AP
The green-typeface slogan "WE'ED like to be your doctor!" --unmistakably weed-friendly -- has attracted hundreds of medical marijuana patients in less than a year to Dr. Bodo Schneider's clinics in southern Illinois and suburban Chicago.  
The funeral for George Barris turned into a classic car show as mourners paid respect to the legendary custom car builder by arriving in their uniquely designed vehicles.  
2001 file photograph
From Silicon Valley to the East Bay to the Central Coast, a "people's power" movement is sweeping through California that will give local residents a choice to ditch PG&E and buy cleaner -- and possibly cheaper -- energy from the cities and counties where their live.  
A Laguna Beach family says a brazen coyote came into their home and snatched the family's 8-year-old Chihuahua from a bedroom occupied by a baby girl and two other small dogs.  
(Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group)
Seasoned Collector: Holiday 2015 historic home tours, antique shopping

Holiday events are scheduled at historic Bay Area homes, from McConaghy House in Hayward to Ainsley House in Campbell. Plus, a roundup of holiday teas and shopping events.