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New Director Chosen For Mark Twain House & Museum

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS/AP) — Mark Twain once said his large Connecticut home was “combination Mississippi River steamboat and cuckoo clock.” That’s not exactly how Pieter Roos views the historic [Read entire story]

New Director Chosen For Mark Twain House & Museum

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS/AP) — Mark Twain once said his large Connecticut home was “combination Mississippi River steamboat and cuckoo clock.” That’s not exactly how Pieter Roos views the historic [Read entire story]

Elite Mountaineer Alex Honnold Free-Climbs El Capitan In Yosemite

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — An elite rock climber became the first to climb alone to the top of El Capitan, the massive granite wall in Yosemite National Park, without using ropes or safety gear. Alex Honnold [Read entire story]

Elite Mountaineer Alex Honnold Free-Climbs El Capitan In Yosemite

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — An elite rock climber became the first to climb alone to the top of El Capitan, the massive granite wall in Yosemite National Park, without using ropes or safety gear. Alex Honnold [Read entire story]

Injured Mountain Biker Rescued From Trail On Mount Diablo

CONCORD (CBS SF) — An injured mountain biker was rescued Saturday from Mount Diablo in unincorporated Contra Costa County by a Contra Costa County sheriff’s helicopter, sheriff’s officials said [Read entire story]

Party Guests Arrested For Stealing Jewelry From Vacaville Home

VACAVILLE (CBS SF) — Two invited party guests were arrested early Sunday after they allegedly stole jewelry and cellphones from the host’s rural Vacaville home, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s [Read entire story]

Party Guests Arrested For Stealing Jewelry From Vacaville Home

VACAVILLE (CBS SF) — Two invited party guests were arrested early Sunday after they allegedly stole jewelry and cellphones from the host’s rural Vacaville home, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s [Read entire story]

Stolen Vehicle Suspect Shot By San Leandro Police

SAN LEANDRO (CBS SF) — San Leandro police shot a suspect driving a stolen vehicle, a police spokesman said Sunday morning. Officers involved in the shooting were not injured. San Leandro spokesman Lt. Isaac [Read entire story]

Arrest Made In Australian Tourist Slaying In San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A suspect has been arrest in connection to the death of an Australia tourist who suffered fatal injuries in a fight in the city’s Russian Hill neighborhood, according to the San [Read entire story]

Arrest Made In Australian Tourist Slaying In San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A suspect has been arrest in connection to the death of an Australia tourist who suffered fatal injuries in a fight in the city’s Russian Hill neighborhood, according to the San [Read entire story]

Terrorism Fears Trigger Fan Stampede At Soccer Championship

MILAN (AP) — More than 1,500 people were injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a piazza in the northern Italian city of Turin, authorities said Sunday. The [Read entire story]

Terrorism Fears Trigger Fan Stampede At Soccer Championship

MILAN (AP) — More than 1,500 people were injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a piazza in the northern Italian city of Turin, authorities said Sunday. The [Read entire story]

Study Forecasts Thousands Of Store Closures As Malls Become Obsolete

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The American shopping mall could become a thing of the past in the not so distant future. A new report by the bank and investment company Credit Suisse predicts one out of every four [Read entire story]

London Terror Attack Leaves 6 Dead, Scores Hurt In Van, Stabbing Rampage

LONDON (CBS/AP) — Armed British police rushed to London Bridge late Saturday after reports of a van running down pedestrians and people being stabbed nearby. London police said six people died and at least 48 were [Read entire story]

Anti-Gun Violence March Across GG Bridge Part Of Nationwide Protest

SAUSALITO (KPIX 5) — Men, women and children marched through dense, morning fog across the Golden Gate Bridge to demand action against gun violence on Saturday. It was one of hundreds of anti-gun demonstrations [Read entire story]

A’s Blast 4 Home Runs, Beat Nationals 10-4

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — After already having one home run, Ryon Healy mentioned to Trevor Plouffe that he’d never hot two in a game at any level of pro ball. “Plouffe goes, ‘well today’s a pretty good day to do [Read entire story]

Phillies Spoil Cueto’s Hot Start

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — After watching one of his starting pitchers win for the first time in more than a month, Phillies manager Pete Mackanin has a new favorite hurler. Ben Lively pitched seven strong innings in his [Read entire story]

Tests Show South SF Water In Vandalized Storage Tanks Is Safe To Drink

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Officials with the California Water Service were going door-to-door in the Sunshine Gardens area of South San Francisco to tell residents it was safe to drink their water. The [Read entire story]

Fatal Collision Closes Portion Of Cutting Blvd In Richmond

RICHMOND (CBS SF) — Both directions of a highly-traveled road in Richmond were closed Saturday afternoon because of a traffic fatality, police said. CHECK CURRENT TRAFFIC CONDITIONS The 1500 block of Cutting [Read entire story]

Bill Maher Apologizes For Use Of N-Word During Interview

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — Bill Maher apologized Saturday for using of a racial slur to describe himself as a house slave during a live segment for his HBO talk show. Maher’s comment during his discussion with [Read entire story]