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Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

The Chabot Space and Science Center says that a mysterious streak of light that lit up Bay Area skies early... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014
Fake Cop Pulls Over Teen Bicyclist, Displays Weapon

Fake Cop Pulls Over Teen Bicyclist, Displays Weapon

Palo Alto police are looking for a fake cop who pulled over a teen bicyclist in Palo Alto last week and displayed... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014
Report: Google Workers Lived in Office Parking Lots

Report: Google Workers Lived in Office Parking Lots

A job at Google can also come with a place to live at Google. In the parking lot. For almost a decade, a "small band... Read »

Sep 13, 2014
Boy Abducted in Seattle May Pass by SD in Boat: FBI

Boy Abducted in Seattle May Pass by SD in Boat: FBI

FBI officials are asking San Diegans to be on the lookout for a missing Seattle boy and his father who may pass... Read »

Sep 13, 2014

"6 Californias" Bid to Split Up State Falls Short

The Silicon Valley venture capitalist who wants to split up California into six states has fallen short, after... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Suspect Steals $900 Worth of Face Cream

Suspect Steals $900 Worth of Face Cream

Chula Vista Police say a suspect nabbed about $900 worth of face cream from a CVS on E. H Street. Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Mexico Can't Care for Jailed US Marine's PTSD: Attorney

Mexico Can't Care for Jailed US Marine's PTSD: Attorney

The attorney for a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico is switching strategies in hopes that his client will be released in... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Mountain Lion Killed Near Site of Attack on Boy

Mountain Lion Killed Near Site of Attack on Boy

Officers from California's Department of Fish and Wildlife have killed a mountain lion near the Cupertino hiking... Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Award Offered in Sonoma Pony Killing Case

Award Offered in Sonoma Pony Killing Case

The Animal Legal Defense Fund is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person who... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
SF Mom, Son Admit Faking Disease for Parking Placards

SF Mom, Son Admit Faking Disease for Parking Placards

Guobin Qin, 29, and Qiaoyun Chen, 50, pleaded guilty to felony forgery and will perform 1,000 hours of community... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
SF Closer to Paying $2M for Immigration Lawyers

SF Closer to Paying $2M for Immigration Lawyers

Children fleeing from conflict in Central America may be able to use $2 million from the city of San Francisco to... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Obama Declares Napa Quake Major Disaster

Obama Declares Napa Quake Major Disaster

President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in California after the Napa Valley earthquake that struck... Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Bad Roads Cost Californians Billions: Report

Bad Roads Cost Californians Billions: Report

Poorly maintained highways and major roads cost Californians an extra $44 billion each year in repairs, accidents... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Firefighters, Flight 93 Memorial Mark Sept. 11 Anniversary

Firefighters, Flight 93 Memorial Mark Sept. 11 Anniversary

The Bay Area joined in the national day of mourning, 13 years after two planes slammed into the twin towers and the... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
First Death Reported from Napa Earthquake

First Death Reported from Napa Earthquake

Sheriff's officials have reported the first death linked to last month's magnitude-6.0 earthquake in California's... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
New California Law Gives Cyclists 3-Foot Buffer

New California Law Gives Cyclists 3-Foot Buffer

California drivers next week will have to follow a new law when sharing the road with bicyclists. Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Kern County OKs Mile-Long Oil Trains

Kern County OKs Mile-Long Oil Trains

Mile-long trains filled with millions of gallons of flammable crude oil may be rolling through Kern County next... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Kaiser Agrees to Pay $4M Fine

Kaiser Agrees to Pay $4M Fine

Health care giant Kaiser Permanente has agreed to pay a $4 million fine over allegations it denied some patients... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Special Needs Students Hit By Car in San Mateo

Special Needs Students Hit By Car in San Mateo

Three special needs high school students and a student teacher were struck by a car in San Mateo Wednesday morning... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of his... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
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