• 49ers announce 4-year deal with DT Earl Mitchell

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When Earl Mitchell got a head start on free agency after being released last week by the Miami Dolphins, the San Francisco 49ers managed to sell him on familiarity with coaches rather than past success for the team.

  • AP source: 49ers sign DT Earl Mitchell to 4-year deal

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers agreed to a four-year contract with free-agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell on Friday.

  • Reds OF Duvall trying to build on 2016 season.

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Adam Duvall is hard at work in the Arizona desert, looking for an encore to his breakout season for the Cincinnati Reds.

  • Haney’s 18 helps Loyola Marymount hold off San Francisco

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Haney scored 18 points and Loyola Marymount held on to defeat San Francisco 53-51 on Thursday night despite making just four of its last eight free throw attempts in the final 30 seconds.

  • 49ers assistant general manager Tom Gamble leaves team

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Longtime San Francisco 49ers personnel executive Tom Gamble is leaving the organization after a front-office overhaul this offseason.

  • 49ers sign free agent CB K’Waun Williams to 1-year deal

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed free agent cornerback K’Waun Williams to a one-year deal.

  • 49ers hire DeMeco Ryans, Daniel Bullocks as assistants

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have hired former NFL players DeMeco Ryans and Daniel Bullocks as assistants on coach Kyle Shanahan’s staff.

  • 5 rescued from swollen creek as storms pummel California

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers chest-deep in water steered boats full of people, some with babies and pets, from a San Jose neighborhood inundated Tuesday by water from an overflowing creek.

  • Flood fears renewed as California is pounded by storm

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Downpours swelled creeks and rivers Monday in Northern California, threatening to cause even more flooding in the already soggy region.