• Phillies 2, Giants 1 - 07/24/2014 01:05 PM PDT
  • Blue Jays 8, Red Sox 0 - 07/24/2014 12:45 PM PDT
  • Ohio State marching band director fired - 07/24/2014 12:49 PM PDT
  • Ohio State marching band director fired - 07/24/2014 11:22 AM PDT
    Stanford's David Shaw open to San Jose State game at Levi's Stadium

    Renewing Stanford's series with San Jose State is something David Shaw hopes to see 
    Giants lose to Phillies on Michael Morse's error
    San Francisco Giants' Michael Morse's fifth-inning error leads to winning run for Philadelphia Phillies

    Pac 12 football: Stanford reacts to being picked second
    Oregon Ducks were picked ahead of Stanford Cardinal in poll of Pac-12 football media 

    Funny Car driver DeJoria ready for Sonoma
    NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria comes to the Sonoma NHRA Nationals with two victories in 2014.

    Incoming Stanford freshman sets national prep record in decathlon
    Harrison Williams, a freshman at Stanford this fall, sets national high school record in the decathlon at IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships 

    Stanford receiver Ty Montgomery has arm injury
    Stanford receiver Ty Montgomery could miss the first two games because of an arm injury.

    UConn coming to Stanford for Jan. 17 basketball game
    Stanford Cardinal men's basketball hosts national champion UConn on Jan. 17 

    A's reliever Jim Johnson designated for assignment
    Oakland A's reliever Jim Johnson, a $10 million offseason acquisition, is designated for assignment.

    Thompson: Donald Sterling deserves our humanity
    As Donald Sterling fights the NBA over the sale of his Los Angeles Clippers, we see a man too empty to do anything else.

    Colin Kaepernick hails Vernon Davis' arrival at 49ers camp
    Vernon Davis arrives at San Francisco 49ers training camp after offseason boycott, but Alex Boone remains absent 

    Coach Sonny Dykes promises Cal Bears will be competitive
    Cal's star quarterback Jared Goff also sees the team's mental and physical growth 

    San Jose State takes beating in preseason rankings without David Fales
    Former Spartans quarterback David Fales is now calling signals for the Chicago Bears, and San Jose State is plunging in the preseason polls. 

    San Jose Earthquakes rout Chicago Fire 5-1
    The San Jose Earthquakes win for the first time in six games, beating the Chicago Fire 5-1, to spoil coach Frank Yallop's homecoming at Buck Shaw Stadium. 

    Tour de France: Majka wins Stage 17, Nibali stretches overall lead
    Rafal Majka of Poland wins Stage 17 while overall leader Vincenzo Nibali extends his lead to 5:26.

    MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles Dodgers
    The Dodgers' Dan Haren is ineffective early, and the Pirates' Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs. 

    Owner Pat Bowlen steps away from Denver Broncos because of dementia
    Pat Bowlen is giving up control of Denver Broncos because of Alzheimer's disease.  

    Golf: Ryder Cup selections are down to crunch time
    As it stands now, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson need to be captain's picks by Tom Watson to make U.S. team 

    A's hang on as Yoenis Cespedes hits two home runs
    Cespedes also had to leave the game in the seventh inning after spraining his thumb in awkward at-bat as the A's won 9-7. 

    North stars rout South in Charlie Wedemeyer all-star game
    The North built a 31-point halftime lead on its way to a 37-3 victory, the widest margin in the series featuring recently graduated seniors since the South won 43-3 in 1990. 

    Testimony ends over Los Angeles Clippers' sale
    Donald Sterling calls only two witnesses in probate court trial against his estranged wife 

    San Francisco Giants outlast Philadelphia Phillies, win 3-1
    The Giants' Hunter Pence doubles home three in the ninth, breaking up a 0-0 ballgame.

    Coach Sonny Dykes admits to worry about Cal's secondary
    Stefan McClure, a former cornerback who has been shifted to safety, becomes the unit's key player despite missing more than half the season last year with an injury 

    Serena Williams set to play at Stanford's Bank of West Classic
    Serena Williams will return to the court July 30 for her opening-round match at Stanford's Bank of the West Classic. Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from the tournament because of a hamstring injury. 

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Graham Rahal visit Indiana National Guard
    Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Graham Rahal are sponsored by the National Guard, and they loved every moment of their trip to visit the Indiana National Guard. 

    Bay Area golf events
    Charity golf tournaments in Bay Area 


    Oakland Raiders notebook: Charles Woodson expects different mentality
    Woodson said Raiders are looking to win now as players report for first day of camp 

    Raiders need DJ Hayden on the field
    Oakland Raiders second-year cornerback DJ Hayden needs to be on the field if he is to improve, veteran teammate Charles Woodson says.

    Can San Jose State receiver Tyler Winston replace David Fales as Spartans' leader?
    Sophomore receiver Tyler Winston mostly kept quiet last season, but after being names Mountain West Freshman of the Year, he's being counted on to lead the way for Spartans 

    Raiders rookie Derek Carr knows his place
    The NFL learning process begins for Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr.

    This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

    Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno. 
    Bay Area s snobbiest small cities? (Cast your vote)

    Palo Alto and Walnut Creek make the list compiled by real estate blog Movoto based on home prices, household income, cultural amenities, educational achievement and more. 
    (Patrick Tehan/Staff)
    Bill Murray shows up at ice cream party

    'Lost in Translation’ actor was the guest of honor at an ice cream truck near area he was shooting a movie.