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Governor Approves Exit Exam Reprieve for 5,000 Students

Governor Approves Exit Exam Reprieve for 5,000 Students

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation canceling the California exit exam as a requirement for graduation this... Read »

Aug 26, 2015
Another Wine Train Customer Says She Was Threatened With Removal

Another Wine Train Customer Says She Was Threatened With Removal

Another Bay Area woman is accusing the Napa Valley Wine Train of discriminating against her because of her race,... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Grand Jury Indicts Ex-49ers Player Ray McDonald for Rape

Grand Jury Indicts Ex-49ers Player Ray McDonald for Rape

A Santa Clara County grand jury has indicted former San Francisco 49ers lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Parole Considered for Charles Manson Follower Bruce Davis

Parole Considered for Charles Manson Follower Bruce Davis

After 43 years in prison and 29 parole hearings, parole officials are again considering whether it is safe to free... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Cities Cut Water Use By 31 Percent in July

Cities Cut Water Use By 31 Percent in July

California cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding a mandate set by the governor in a... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
CHP: Man Busted with 225 Pounds of Pot in Subaru

CHP: Man Busted with 225 Pounds of Pot in Subaru

California Highway Patrol officers arrested an Oakland man Tuesday afternoon after 225 pounds of processed marijuana... Read »

Aug 26, 2015
Portrait Emerges of Gunman in Shooting of Virginia TV Reporter, Photographer

Portrait Emerges of Gunman in Shooting of Virginia TV Reporter...

The man accused of killing a television reporter and photographer during a live broadcast in Virginia on Wednesday... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Dog Dies in OB Dog Beach Attack

Dog Dies in OB Dog Beach Attack

A fatal attack at Dog Beach has captured the attention of dog owners around San Diego County. Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Sinking Central California Farmland Hurts Water Delivery

Sinking Central California Farmland Hurts Water Delivery

During the drought, as pumping of groundwater increases to meet the irrigation needs of San Joaquin Valley farms... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Rare, Brain-Eating Amoeba Suspected in Woman's Death

Rare, Brain-Eating Amoeba Suspected in Woman's Death

A very rare form of meningitis caused by a brain-eating amoeba is suspected in the death of a 24-year-old San Diego... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Wealthy Oakland Businessman Turns Down Seat On Hospital Board Of Directors, Opts For Much Different Type Of Chair

Wealthy Oakland Businessman Turns Down Seat On Hospital Board Of...

Cornell Maier estimates he has donated hundreds of thousands of dollars over the years to UCSF Benioff Children's... Watch »

Aug 25, 2015
Lawmakers OK Exit-Exam Reprieve for 5K Students

Lawmakers OK Exit-Exam Reprieve for 5K Students

California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill to rescue about 5,000 high school students who couldn't... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Child Left in Hot Car: Nurse to Give Her Side of Story

Child Left in Hot Car: Nurse to Give Her Side of Story

Le’s 3-year-old daughter was asleep so the registered nurse decided to leave the girl in the car while she ran... Watch »

Aug 25, 2015
Ex-SF Archbishop Arrested on Suspicion of DUI

Ex-SF Archbishop Arrested on Suspicion of DUI

Former San Francisco Archbishop William Levada was arrested on suspicion of DUI in Hawaii. Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Judge Hears Evidence in San Francisco Pier Shooting Death

Judge Hears Evidence in San Francisco Pier Shooting Death

The murder suspect at the center of a national immigration debate admitted to shooting and killing a young Bay Area... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Black Women Thrown Off Napa Wine Train for Loud Laughter

Black Women Thrown Off Napa Wine Train for Loud Laughter

It was supposed to be a book club outing, a day of bonding, wine and fun for 11 black women riding the popular Napa... Watch »

Aug 25, 2015
State Weighs Cheerleading as Official High School Sport

State Weighs Cheerleading as Official High School Sport

California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would recognize competitive cheerleading as a high... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Egg Prices Soar in California

Egg Prices Soar in California

Consumers are shelling out more for a carton of large eggs as benchmark prices in California have gone up by 150... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
'Underground Railroad' Helps Iraqi Refugees Flee ISIS

'Underground Railroad' Helps Iraqi Refugees Flee ISIS

A San Diego-area nonprofit is running an “underground railroad” to help Iraqi refugees who are fleeing ISIS and... Watch »

Aug 24, 2015
SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

One San Diego couple took the plunge Saturday morning, marrying twenty feet underwater. Watch »

Aug 24, 2015

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