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Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 10:26 AM PST

Gov. Jerry Brown Creates Online Security Center

Gov. Jerry Brown Creates Online Security Center

Gov. Jerry Brown ordered the creation of a new security center Monday that will be responsible for strengthening online security to prevent cyber-attacks on state agencies.

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 02:28 PM PST

Hyatt Warns Customers of Malware Activity

Hyatt Warns Customers of Malware Activity

Hyatt is warning its customers that it found malware on computers that operate the hotel and resort chain's payment-processing system.

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 09:09 AM PST

Hackers Cripple City of San Jose Websites

Hackers Cripple City of San Jose Websites

Recovering from a days-long cyber-attack, San Jose’s city-operated websites returned online Tuesday.

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 02:53 PM PST

Government Letter May Look Like a Scam But Its Not

Government Letter May Look Like a Scam But Its Not

A letter meant to warn Americans about a potential breach to their personal information may look like a scam, but is real.

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 02:59 PM PST

Your Data at Risk: 2015 Was a Year Full of Memorable Hacks

Your Data at Risk: 2015 Was a Year Full of Memorable Hacks

The seemingly endless string of headline-grabbing cyberattacks this past year reinforced the notion that hacks have increasingly become a part of digital life — and no person or organization is immune.

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Wife of Orlando Mass Shooting Gunman Arrested in California

Wife of Orlando Mass Shooting Gunman Arrested in California

The wife of Orlando mass shooting gunman Omar Mateen was arrested on Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area in connection to helping her husband, who was behind the country's deadliest gun massacre this summer....

Preparations Being Finalized in D.C. For Inauguration Day

Preparations Being Finalized in D.C. For Inauguration Day

Viewing stands are going up alongside barricades, and police are installing chain-link fencing in anticipation of protests for Friday's inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. Ian Cull reports.

MLK Day Marches in Bay Area Take Aim at Trump

MLK Day Marches in Bay Area Take Aim at Trump

Celebrations of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday were held all over the Bay Area on Monday, including thousands attending San Francisco's annual MLK march.

Warriors End Drought Against Cavs in Dominant Fashion

Warriors End Drought Against Cavs in Dominant Fashion

After dropping four straight games to the Cavs, including the NBA Finals, the Warriors came out firing Monday night at Oracle Arena.

After 3 Years, MH370 Search Ends With No Plane

After 3 Years, MH370 Search Ends With No Plane

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Ghost Ship Fire Survivor on a Long Road to Recovery

Ghost Ship Fire Survivor on a Long Road to Recovery

One survivor of the deadly warehouse fire in Oakland has been clinging to life for the past six weeks. He was the last people to escape the horrific fire that killed 36 but wasn't on the rolls of the seriously...