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Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 11:42 AM PDT

SF Measure Aims to Overturn E-Cigarette Ban

SF Measure Aims to Overturn E-Cigarette Ban

A San Francisco ballot measure aiming to overturn a ban on e-cigarettes has the "world watching," political experts say, as the vaping industry has come under fire recently for reports of illnesses and deaths...

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 09:10 AM PDT

Passengers on Flight From SFO May Have Been Exposed to Hepatitis A

Passengers on Flight From SFO May Have Been Exposed to Hepatitis A

Health officials in North Carolina say more than a dozen people may have been exposed to hepatitis A on a recent flight.

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 03:27 PM PDT

Parole Denied Again for Inmate in 1976 School Bus Hijacking

Parole Denied Again for Inmate in 1976 School Bus Hijacking

California officials again rejected parole Tuesday for the last of three men convicted of hijacking a school bus full of children for $5 million ransom more than four decades ago.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:46 PM PDT

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Chasing, Hitting Teen With Car

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Chasing, Hitting Teen With Car

A man was arrested Monday night after he reportedly struck a teen with his car and proceeded to punch him multiple times near a Chula Vista golf course after the teen and a friend supposedly threw food at his...

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 02:00 PM PDT

List: Here Are the Areas That May Face Power Cuts to Prevent Wildfires

List: Here Are the Areas That May Face Power Cuts to Prevent Wildfires

With windy, dry weather in the forecast, California utilities are considering shutting off power to more than 700,000 customers across the state to try to prevent wildfires ignited by electrical equipment.

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 08:13 AM PDT

Great White Shark Sinks Teeth Into San Diego Man's Kayak

Great White Shark Sinks Teeth Into San Diego Man's Kayak

Two San Diego men are thanking their lucky kayaks for taking the brunt of a great white shark bite near Catalina Island over the weekend.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 05:49 PM PDT

Duffel Bag Filled With 4 Snakes, Lizard Stolen in San Jose

Duffel Bag Filled With 4 Snakes, Lizard Stolen in San Jose

A Campbell man is asking for his four snakes and lizard back after the reptiles were stolen over the weekend in San Jose.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 01:38 PM PDT

Trial for US Rep. Duncan Hunter Delayed to Jan. 22

Trial for US Rep. Duncan Hunter Delayed to Jan. 22

The trial date for Congressman Duncan Hunter on corruption charges has been delayed eight days to Jan. 22, closer to California’s March 3 primary to decide if the Republican lawmaker will advance in his bid for...

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 11:15 AM PDT

The Rich are Getting Richer in California

The Rich are Getting Richer in California

Tech success is bringing California more than just housing and traffic problems. It's now pulling income classes further apart.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 10:07 PM PDT

California OKs Pharmacists to Dispense HIV Prevention Medication

California OKs Pharmacists to Dispense HIV Prevention Medication

Pharmacists in California will be able to dispense HIV prevention pills to patients without a doctor's prescription after Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation Monday that supporters say will greatly reduce...

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