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Officer Spared Jail for Stealing Nude Photos of Arrested Women
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Officer Spared Jail for Stealing Nude Photos of Arrested Women

A former California Highway Patrol officer who secretly sent himself and his colleagues nude photos of arrested women from their cell phones will spend three years on probation but will be spared jail time. Sean Harrington, 35, pleaded no contest Tuesday morning to two felony... Watch »

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Ferris Wheel on San Diego Waterfront Could Endanger Traffic: FAA

Ferris Wheel on San Diego Waterfront Could Endanger Traffic: FAA

The giant Ferris wheel proposed along the Embarcadero could be a hazard to flights in and out of San Diego, a new... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake Pulled It Off Leg

Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake Pulled It Off Leg

A 15-year-old boy bitten by a rattlesnake kept his cool, handling the snake and getting out of the area without... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
Pilot Rescued by Cruise Ship After Ditching Plane Over Pacific

Pilot Rescued by Cruise Ship After Ditching Plane Over Pacific

A pilot was rescued by a cruise ship after parachuting from a single-engine plane experiencing engine trouble over... Watch »

Jan 27, 2015
Thieves Swipe Gold Nuggets From Wells Fargo Museum in SF: Police

Thieves Swipe Gold Nuggets From Wells Fargo Museum in SF: Police

Three people wearing ski masks and armed with at least one gun stole gold nuggets from San Francisco's Wells Fargo... Watch »

3 hours ago
CA Considers Temporary Delta Dams

CA Considers Temporary Delta Dams

State water officials say they may dam parts of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in an emergency measure to protect... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
94-Year-Old Auschwitz Survivor:

94-Year-Old Auschwitz Survivor: "I Want People to Remember"

Helen Farkas is one of a dwindling group of Holocaust survivors still alive to relay the horrors she experienced. At Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Measles Patient May Have Exposed Hundreds to Virus

Measles Patient May Have Exposed Hundreds to Virus

Santa Clara County health officials say a person infected with measles might have exposed hundreds of people as... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Dogs, Residents Break World Record with Doggie Yoga Class

Dogs, Residents Break World Record with Doggie Yoga Class

On Sunday, people and pups from around the community came together at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center to set the... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Protest Shuts Down One Lane at Border Crossing

Protest Shuts Down One Lane at Border Crossing

The California Highway Patrol closed the commercial truck lane at the Otay Mesa Border Crossing Monday. Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
6-Alarm Grass Fire in California Prompts Evacuations

6-Alarm Grass Fire in California Prompts Evacuations

A growing grass fire in a Pacifica canyon early Monday morning prompted evacuations and kept several people shut... Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Teen Rushed to Hospital After Rattlesnake Bite

Teen Rushed to Hospital After Rattlesnake Bite

A 15-year old boy was bitten by a rattlesnake in San Diego Sunday. Read »

Jan 26, 2015
DA Opposes Release of McStay Case Warrants

DA Opposes Release of McStay Case Warrants

Prosecutors argue that release of the documents could harm what that he characterizes as a continuing investigation... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Some Judges With Ties to Boy Scouts Question Ban

Some Judges With Ties to Boy Scouts Question Ban

The California Supreme Court's unanimous decision to prohibit state judges from belonging to the Boy Scouts and... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Bird Flu Found at Foster Farms Turkey Ranch in California

Bird Flu Found at Foster Farms Turkey Ranch in California

Hundreds of turkeys at a Central California ranch are being killed to prevent the spread of a type of avian flu that... Read »

Jan 26, 2015

SF Boat Show Docks at McCovey Cove & Pier 48

From $3 million luxury yachts to darling dinghies — the Second Annual San Francisco Boat Show has transformed... View »

Jan 25, 2015
Los Angeles Man Claims to Have Met Zodiac Killer

Los Angeles Man Claims to Have Met Zodiac Killer

A Los Angeles man said he met the Zodiac Killer back in the 1970s, and he wants San Francisco police to re-examine... Watch »

Jan 24, 2015
Julia Roberts to Adapt Batkid Documentary into Feature Film

Julia Roberts to Adapt Batkid Documentary into Feature Film

Actress Julia Roberts and her production company have closed a deal to adapt the Batkid documentary into a... Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Calif. Kayaking Group Encounters Whales Up Close

Calif. Kayaking Group Encounters Whales Up Close

A kayaking tour group got quite the treat when they encountered two gray whales off the coast of Southern... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Man Planned to Marry During Sentencing Hearing For Pimping

Man Planned to Marry During Sentencing Hearing For Pimping

A Pittsburg resident who pleaded no contest to felony charges of pimping out his so-called girlfriend is set to... Read »

Jan 23, 2015

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