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Apple, Android Browsers Vulnerable to

Apple, Android Browsers Vulnerable to "FREAK Attack"

Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices, thanks to a newly discovered security flaw known as ``FREAK attack.'' Watch »

Mar 4, 2015
Lawmakers Want High Schools to Teach

Lawmakers Want High Schools to Teach "Yes Means Yes" for Sex

Two California lawmakers want to get a head start on preventing sexual assaults on college campuses by having high... Read »

Mar 4, 2015
Thousands of Oil Wells Are Dumping into Protected Aquifers

Thousands of Oil Wells Are Dumping into Protected Aquifers

In a stunning admission, the California Environmental Protection Agency wrote on Monday that state officials have... Watch »

Mar 4, 2015
Single Mother Rents San Mateo Garage for $1,000 a Month

Single Mother Rents San Mateo Garage for $1,000 a Month

Nicole Jones is raising her 18-month-old daughter in a single car garage in San Mateo. Read »

Mar 4, 2015
California Shuts Down Oil Wells to Protect Ground Water

California Shuts Down Oil Wells to Protect Ground Water

A dozen wells used to pump oil-and-gas in California's Central Valley have been ordered to stop production to... Read »

Mar 4, 2015
Protesters March on LAPD Headquarters After Skid Row Shooting

Protesters March on LAPD Headquarters After Skid Row Shooting

Protesters gathered Tuesday morning at the site where officers shot and killed a homeless man on Skid Row, then... Watch »

Mar 3, 2015
Oakland Mayor Woos George Lucas for Museum

Oakland Mayor Woos George Lucas for Museum

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf hopes that George Lucas will consider bringing his museum to the East Bay if plans in... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Families of Roommates Slain in Isla Vista Rampage Say Sheriff Ignored Warning Signs

Families of Roommates Slain in Isla Vista Rampage Say Sheriff Ignored...

The families of three young men stabbed to death in last year's Isla Vista massacre are suing the Santa Barbara... Watch »

Mar 3, 2015
UC to Cap Out-of-State Enrollment: Report

UC to Cap Out-of-State Enrollment: Report

The University of California will cap out-of-state enrollment at current levels next year for several of its... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Push For 11th UC Campus to Focus on Science and Tech

Push For 11th UC Campus to Focus on Science and Tech

There’s a new push for an 11th University of California campus, one focused exclusively on science and technology. Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Feds Target So-Called Maternity Tourism Industry

Feds Target So-Called Maternity Tourism Industry

Federal agents searched more than a dozen homes Tuesday in a crackdown on so-called maternity tourism operators who... Watch »

Mar 3, 2015
Journalist Dori Maynard, Newsroom Diversity Champion, Remembered

Journalist Dori Maynard, Newsroom Diversity Champion, Remembered

Dori Maynard —president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute of Journalism Education named for her father, the... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
SF's Auxiliary Bishop New Leader of SD's Roman Catholic Church

SF's Auxiliary Bishop New Leader of SD's Roman Catholic Church

The new leader of the Roman Catholic Church diocese in San Diego has been named. Read »

Mar 3, 2015
LAPD Chief on Skid Row Shooting: Man

LAPD Chief on Skid Row Shooting: Man "Forcibly Grabbed" for Cop's Gun

A man shot dead by Los Angeles police had "forcibly" tried to grab for one officer's holstered weapon during the... Watch »

Mar 3, 2015
Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

A new study published Monday suggests human-caused climate warming is driving the drought that has crippled much of... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Hail Blankets Huntington Beach

Hail Blankets Huntington Beach

The white stuff blanketing Southern California’s Huntington Beach on Monday was not powdery sand. It was hail. Read »

Mar 2, 2015
SoCal Teens Find Teacher Hanging in Classroom

SoCal Teens Find Teacher Hanging in Classroom

Crisis counselors were called to an Orange County high school Monday morning after a group of students found a... Watch »

Mar 2, 2015
Court Strikes Down Blanket Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

Court Strikes Down Blanket Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

The California Supreme Court has ruled that state corrections officials can't prohibit all registered sex offenders... Read »

Mar 2, 2015

"Suge" Knight Says He's Suffering From Blindness

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight told a judge that he is suffering from blindness and other health... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Silicon Valley Shuttle Drivers Vote to Unionize

Silicon Valley Shuttle Drivers Vote to Unionize

Shuttle drivers who ferry tech workers between Silicon Valley and San Francisco have voted for union... Read »

Mar 2, 2015

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