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Simple Surgery Leads to Amputation for San Diego Man

Simple Surgery Leads to Amputation for San Diego Man

A San Diego resident said it all started with a throbbing pain he felt in his pinky finger after playing a game of hurling. Watch »

3 hours ago
Driver in Cycling Crash Competent for Trial

Driver in Cycling Crash Competent for Trial

A woman accused of slamming into a group of cyclists on Fiesta Island last summer was ruled mentally competent to... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Navy Offers Jet Crash Victims Fraction of Lost Items' Worth

Navy Offers Jet Crash Victims Fraction of Lost Items' Worth

An Army veteran whose home was destroyed by a fiery Navy jet crash said he was shocked to learn the U.S. government... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
CHP Chases Semi From Temecula to San Diego

CHP Chases Semi From Temecula to San Diego

A semi-truck driver trying to escape California Highway Patrol officers sped from Temecula to San Diego County Frid... Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

As wildfire season looms in the western U.S., more than 1.1 million properties are at risk — and a new study sugges... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Tater Tots, Comfy Couch Waylay Would-Be Burglar

Tater Tots, Comfy Couch Waylay Would-Be Burglar

Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snacks and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Missing Teen Hid, Ate Fruit on Campus: Sheriff

Missing Teen Hid, Ate Fruit on Campus: Sheriff

A 17-year-old Cupertino boy who had been missing and returned to his family on Thursday night, hid on his high scho... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Missing Therapy Dog Reunited with Marine Vet Owner

Missing Therapy Dog Reunited with Marine Vet Owner

A local Marine veteran’s therapy dog that disappeared for four months has been found safe and reunited with her... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Extension Cord Leads Deputy to 100 Pounds of Pot

Extension Cord Leads Deputy to 100 Pounds of Pot

An extension cord led a deputy straight to a greenhouse allegedly used to grow marijuana and to a suspected honey... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Man Tried to Lure 5th Grade Boy Into Truck: PD

Man Tried to Lure 5th Grade Boy Into Truck: PD

Antioch police are warning the community about a man in a red, 2-door Toyota truck trying to entice elementary scho... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Study Reveals Binge Drinking on the Rise

Study Reveals Binge Drinking on the Rise

A new 10-year study from the American Journal of Public Health is revealing a giant rise in binge drinking. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
5th Graders Painting Wine Glasses Roils Parents

5th Graders Painting Wine Glasses Roils Parents

An art project at an Alpine elementary school has backfired after parents are questioning why fifth graders were... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Water Surplus

Water Surplus

One drought-stricken California town will soon have a water surplus, which could cause problems of its own. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Anonymous Person Returns Stolen Cello

Anonymous Person Returns Stolen Cello

An anonymous person walked into a bar in San Francisco and dropped off a stolen cello, directing an employee there... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Man Dies in Fire, Ammo Explodes in Garage

Man Dies in Fire, Ammo Explodes in Garage

A gun enthusiast died in his Mountain View home on Thursday morning during a one-alarm fire that set off live rounds... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Teen Escapes Custody, Prompts CHP Search

Teen Escapes Custody, Prompts CHP Search

The California Highway Patrol is on the hunt for a teenage girl who managed to slip out of handcuffs and walk right... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Dead Whale Tagged With Motorcycle Club Graffiti

Dead Whale Tagged With Motorcycle Club Graffiti

The carcass of a dead sperm whale that washed up on a beach in Pacifica was tagged with graffiti bearing the name of... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015

"Exceptional" Drought Expands in Sierras

The most severe category of drought expanded during the past week in California's northern Sierra Nevada Mountain... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
After Delay, Bill Requiring Vaccines for California Schoolchildren Advances

After Delay, Bill Requiring Vaccines for California Schoolchildren...

A California Senate committee has approved a bill that would require California schoolchildren to be vaccinated. The... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Sea Lion Pup Climbs Into Patrol Car, Gets Ride Back to Sea

Sea Lion Pup Climbs Into Patrol Car, Gets Ride Back to Sea

Northern California deputies rescued a sea lion pup that waddled about a quarter-mile from the ocean, snapping some... Read »

Apr 23, 2015

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