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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:30 AM PDT

University of California Clamps Down on Moonlighting Execs

University of California Clamps Down on Moonlighting Execs

A new set of conflict-of-interest guidelines for the University of California will make it difficult for senior executives to continue moonlighting on corporate boards and taking private consulting gigs...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 06:39 PM PDT

Ex-San Mateo Cop Arrested on 22 Felony Sex Assault Charges

Ex-San Mateo Cop Arrested on 22 Felony Sex Assault Charges

A former San Mateo police officer was arrested from his Stockton home Thursday morning on suspicion of sexually assaulting women while on duty, officials said.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 03:17 PM PDT

'Kill Cops, Not Trees' Graffiti Sprayed in Santa Cruz

'Kill Cops, Not Trees' Graffiti Sprayed in Santa Cruz

Anti-police graffiti spelling out "Kill Cops, Not Trees" has been springing up around Santa Cruz, the Santa Cruz Sentinel reported.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 12:21 PM PDT

10 Californians on DNC's List of Speakers

10 Californians on DNC's List of Speakers

Ten high-profile Californians have been named as speakers for the Democratic National Convention.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 05:10 PM PDT

Lucky Lamb Avoids Slaughterhouse

Lucky Lamb Avoids Slaughterhouse

Hundreds of animals were auctioned off Saturday at California's Santa Barbara County Fair. Most will end up at a slaughterhouse.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 03:29 PM PDT

Bay Area Median Home Price Sets Another Record

Bay Area Median Home Price Sets Another Record

The median price of a Bay Area home set another record while year-over-year sales dropped for a third straight month, reflecting a housing crunch that continues to stymie sales throughout the coveted region.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 09:21 PM PDT

Police Tackle Rise in Gambling 'Slaphouses'

Police Tackle Rise in Gambling 'Slaphouses'

Over the past three years, police in the area said they've found more than a dozen homes turned into illegal gambling houses, run by gangs.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 12:25 PM PDT

Teen History Buff Seeks to Chronicle World War II 'Heroes'

Teen History Buff Seeks to Chronicle World War II 'Heroes'

An 18-year-old Agoura resident has dedicated himself full-time to documenting the stories of World War II combat veterans.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 12:09 PM PDT

Sewage Spill Forces More Beach Closures

Sewage Spill Forces More Beach Closures

A sewage spill that forced officials to shut coastal waters in Long Beach was extended, closing shore areas in the Orange County on Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 08:07 PM PDT

Woman Allegedly Attempts to Have Wife of Ex-Boyfriend Raped

Woman Allegedly Attempts to Have Wife of Ex-Boyfriend Raped

A woman accused of using online classified ads to encourage men to sexually assault a pregnant wife in Anaheim by posing as the victim and claiming to want to indulge in rape fantasies made her initial...

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