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Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 03:29 PM PDT

Fireball Leaves Night Photography Class 'Awe-Struck'

Fireball Leaves Night Photography Class 'Awe-Struck'

A team conducting a shoot for a night-time photography class was in the right place at the right time with the right equipment Wednesday night when a mysterious bright light shot across the sky over California.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 05:47 PM PDT

College Student Thanks Rescuers For Life-Saving CPR

College Student Thanks Rescuers For Life-Saving CPR

Grateful to be alive, a college student returned Wednesday to an Orange County nightclub where he almost died, so he could thank the men who saved his life.

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He's a Skydiver Working With a Net, But No Parachute

He's a Skydiver Working With a Net, But No Parachute

He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's...

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 12:17 AM PDT

Navy to Name Ship After Harvey Milk: Report

Navy to Name Ship After Harvey Milk: Report

The United States Navy will be naming one of their ships after gay rights icon and San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, according to a report by the U.S. Naval Institute, which cites a Congressional notice...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:45 PM PDT

Elderly Couple Wins Temporary Reprieve From Eviction

Elderly Couple Wins Temporary Reprieve From Eviction

An elderly couple thrust into the public spotlight when word spread about their pending eviction from the house they owned for half a century caught a break this week when a judge gave them a 60-day reprieve.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 11:50 AM PDT

Gov. Signs Bill on Paper License Plates

Gov. Signs Bill on Paper License Plates

Legislation authored by a South San Francisco state legislator requiring car dealers to install vehicle license plates instead of paper tags on newly bought vehicles was signed into law by the governor...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:48 PM PDT

Hotter Weather Expected Near Monterey Fire That Killed One

Hotter Weather Expected Near Monterey Fire That Killed One

Firefighters are bracing for hotter weather and lower humidity in the area near Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 03:40 PM PDT

Light Streaking Across Sky Was Chinese Rocket's Re-entry

 Light Streaking Across Sky Was Chinese Rocket's Re-entry

Northern California was abuzz Wednesday night with reports of a mysterious light streaking across the sky.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:05 PM PDT

CA Delegates Say 'Passion' in DNC Similar to '92 Event

CA Delegates Say 'Passion' in DNC Similar to '92 Event

California Gov. Jerry Brown called for unity at this week's Democratic National Convention, but a couple of California delegates remember when it was his supporters who were disrupting the convention.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 08:42 AM PDT

Statewide Flex Alert Extended

Statewide Flex Alert Extended

A statewide flex alert was issued Wednesday, July 27, and will extend into Thursday for California residents.

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