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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... 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
Gov. Brown Captures Snake On Trip to Rural California

Gov. Brown Captures Snake On Trip to Rural California

Gov. Jerry Brown has received hundreds of comments and shares of a photo showing him posing with a snake. Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Why Millennials Should Have a Roth IRA

Why Millennials Should Have a Roth IRA

Millennials should be signing up for Roth IRA saving accounts Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Calif. Bill Would Mandate Teens Take CPR Training

Calif. Bill Would Mandate Teens Take CPR Training

A California lawmaker has introduced a bill that would mandate that high school students receive CPR training before... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Man With Saudi Royal Family Ties Accused of Trying to Flee U.S.

Man With Saudi Royal Family Ties Accused of Trying to Flee U.S.

A man with ties to the royal family in Saudi Arabia was arrested in San Diego, prosecutors said. Watch »

Apr 21, 2015
Rep.: Transgender Grandchild Tweet a

Rep.: Transgender Grandchild Tweet a "Teaching Moment"

When Rep. Mike Honda posted a photo of himself with his 8-year-old granddaughter on Twitter and shared that she was... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
SFPD Seeks Suspects Who Stole $8,500 Cello

SFPD Seeks Suspects Who Stole $8,500 Cello

San Francisco police announced Tuesday that they need the public's help in the search for a 16-year-old girl's cello... Read »

Apr 21, 2015

"This Isn't Just Any Super Bowl:" Plans Unveiled

The San Francisco Bay Area Super Bowl 50 Host Committee unveiled plans and images on Tuesday, which boast a... Watch »

Apr 21, 2015
UCSD Students Test 3D-Printed Rocket Engine

UCSD Students Test 3D-Printed Rocket Engine

The engine passed two key tests - it didn’t explode and it didn’t melt. Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Overnight Fasting May Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer

Overnight Fasting May Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer

Researchers may have linked fasting time overnight to a reduced risk of breast cancer. Read »

Apr 20, 2015

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