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Woman Pleads Guilty to Faking Cancer, Defrauding Friends and Family

Woman Pleads Guilty to Faking Cancer, Defrauding Friends and Family

Meaghan Hudson was described by her attorney as "very remorseful" in a previous court appearance. Read »

May 20, 2015
Man With Autism Passes Bar Exam, Breaks Barriers

Man With Autism Passes Bar Exam, Breaks Barriers

Erik Weber continues to prove people wrong. Read »

May 21, 2015
Stay-At-Home Dad Rejected From Joining Moms' Club

Stay-At-Home Dad Rejected From Joining Moms' Club

A stay-at-home dad says a Bay Area moms' group told him he’s unwelcome because he is heterosexual. Watch »

May 20, 2015

"Batkid Begins" Movie Coming to Theaters

"Batkid Begins," a documentary about San Francisco's daylong transformation in honor of a child with... Read »

May 20, 2015
Parole May End Inmate's Effort to Have Sex-Change Surgery

Parole May End Inmate's Effort to Have Sex-Change Surgery

A California inmate who is seeking sex reassignment surgery at taxpayers' expense faces a painful irony: If she wins... Read »

May 20, 2015
Storage Company Dumped Human Waste

Storage Company Dumped Human Waste

A company fined for illegally disposing of thousands of gallons of untreated human waste in the desert east of San... Read »

May 19, 2015
Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy Introduced in Congress

Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy Introduced in Congress

The first national bill to stop what is known as “conversion therapy” was introduced in Congress on Tuesday by... Read »

May 19, 2015
McStay Murders Suspect May Hire Atty., Pretrial Delayed

McStay Murders Suspect May Hire Atty., Pretrial Delayed

Once again, the pretrial hearing for a man accused of killing the McStay family of Fallbrook, Calif., was delayed... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Prostitute Charged in Google Exec's Heroin Death on Yacht Gets 6 Years

Prostitute Charged in Google Exec's Heroin Death on Yacht Gets 6 Years

A California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive in a heroin-laced bender on a yacht, was sentenced... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Berkeley Soda Tax Brings in $116,000 in First Month

Berkeley Soda Tax Brings in $116,000 in First Month

Berkeley’s tax on soda is raking in the funds, as predicted. Back in November, Berkeley became the first city in the... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Roaming Mountain Lion Captured in Bay Area Neighborhood

Roaming Mountain Lion Captured in Bay Area Neighborhood

A mountain lion on the loose in a Northern California neighborhood was captured by police and California Department... Watch »

May 19, 2015
YouTube Can Show Anti-Muslim Film

YouTube Can Show Anti-Muslim Film "Innocence Of Muslims": Court

In a victory for free speech advocates, a federal appeals court says YouTube should not have been forced to take... Read »

May 18, 2015
“Thank You for Living So Hard”: Fans Mourn BASE Jumper

“Thank You for Living So Hard”: Fans Mourn BASE Jumper

Hours before extreme BASE jumper Dean Potter died this weekend, he posted a photo of one of his favorite climbing... Read »

May 18, 2015
Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

The 2015 Zappos Bay to Breakers got rolling with a cloudy yet festive start early Sunday morning, with participants... Read »

May 18, 2015
San Diego Police Officer Wounded in Shooting

San Diego Police Officer Wounded in Shooting

A female San Diego police officer was shot in the torso following a high-speed pursuit. Watch »

May 18, 2015

"Righteous Justice": Man Convicted of Fatal Sucker-Punch

Eleven months to the day their son was killed, a family received “righteous justice” Friday when the man accused of... Read »

May 15, 2015
San Diego Honors 88-Year-Old Little League Coach

San Diego Honors 88-Year-Old Little League Coach

You won’t find his name in the Guinness Book of World Records and there is no official declaration of unsurpassed... Read »

May 16, 2015
Caltrain on Track to Install Positive Train Controls

Caltrain on Track to Install Positive Train Controls

A signal system that automatically keeps trains from exceeding track speed limits would have prevented the deadly... Watch »

May 14, 2015
Pilot Allegedly Stole Private Plane From California Airport

Pilot Allegedly Stole Private Plane From California Airport

Authorities are looking for a Bay Area pilot who they say stole a private plane from a small airport on the... Watch »

May 15, 2015
Vacaville Man Cited For Flying Drone Near White House

Vacaville Man Cited For Flying Drone Near White House

The U.S. Park Police have cited a Vacaville man for allegedly flying a small drone outside the White House. Read »

May 15, 2015

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