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Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:28 AM PDT

Bay Area Rosies Finally Get Their Day of Recognition

Bay Area Rosies Finally Get Their Day of Recognition

In honor of Women’s History Month, a bipartisan group of congressional lawmakers are taking steps to designate March 21 "National Rosie The Riveter Day. "

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:28 AM PDT

Police Arrest Kidnapping Suspect in Lafayette

Police Arrest Kidnapping Suspect in Lafayette

In a bizarre chain of events Tuesday, a suspect posing as a construction worker who kidnapped an East Bay man and forced him into a Chase bank to withdraw cash was arrested as he waited outside for the money,...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:58 AM PDT

SF Considers Denying Contracts to Companies Who Bid on Wall

SF Considers Denying Contracts to Companies Who Bid on Wall

If you build it, we may punish you. That's the message from San Francisco lawmakers to companies that are lining up to build President Donald Trump's border wall.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:58 AM PDT

Secret Video Shows SF Teacher Admitting to Striking Students

Secret Video Shows SF Teacher Admitting to Striking Students

A teacher who is on leave to work for the labor union in San Francisco is under investigation Tuesday night after a newly released, secretly recorded video shows the man talking about how he has assaulted...

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 09:07 PM PDT

$1M Settlement for Family of Teen Who Drank Meth at Border

$1M Settlement for Family of Teen Who Drank Meth at Border

The family of a teenager killed after drinking an amber-colored liquid -- which turned out to be liquid methamphetamine - in front of federal agents at the U.S.-Mexico Border will receive $1 million in a...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 09:48 AM PDT

DUI Suspect Steals Van, Kidnaps Elderly Patients: SDPD

DUI Suspect Steals Van, Kidnaps Elderly Patients: SDPD

A man suspected of driving under the influence was arrested Monday after he stole a medical transport van parked in front of a hospital in Hillcrest, taking off with two elderly patients still inside.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 08:58 PM PDT

UCSD Engineering Students in Top 5 for NASA Competition

UCSD Engineering Students in Top 5 for NASA Competition

40 UCSD students are building a satellite that could launch inside of a NASA rocket next year

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 08:51 PM PDT

Benicia Police Seize Blue Meth from San Ramon Man

Benicia Police Seize Blue Meth from San Ramon Man

Benicia police reported over the weekend that in true "Breaking Bad" fashion, they caught a San Ramon man red-handed with blue meth, but it wasn't "Walter White."

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 08:49 PM PDT

New Dublin Water Park to Open in Time for Summer

New Dublin Water Park to Open in Time for Summer

Get your bathing suit and sunscreen ready. The Bay Area is getting a new water park.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 10:56 AM PDT

Lawmakers Seek Changes to Juvenile Justice System

Lawmakers Seek Changes to Juvenile Justice System

California should start treating juvenile offenders more like children, state lawmakers said as they promoted bills that they said reflect research showing that children's brains are different from adults.

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