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Oakland Animal Services At 200% Capacity

Oakland Animal Services At 200% Capacity

Now is a particularly good time to foster or adopt a dog and help Oakland Animal Services, which is twice over... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Federal Appeals Court Upholds California's Shark Fin Ban

Federal Appeals Court Upholds California's Shark Fin Ban

A federal appeals court Monday upheld a California law banning the sale, distribution and possession of shark fins. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Cause of Fatal Virgin Galactic Spaceship Crash Revealed

Cause of Fatal Virgin Galactic Spaceship Crash Revealed

The crash of a Virgin Galactic spaceship last year was caused by a catastrophic structural failure triggered when... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Covered California Coverage Costs Increasing

Covered California Coverage Costs Increasing

The average premium will rise 4 percent in 2016, a slight decrease from the 4.2 percent jump in 2015. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Dustin Plunkett: Special Olympics Saved My Life

Dustin Plunkett: Special Olympics Saved My Life

Many athletes can attest to the difference sports made in their life, but for former Special Olympics World Games... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Lowell Fire Burns 1,700 Acres, 3 Firefighters Released

Lowell Fire Burns 1,700 Acres, 3 Firefighters Released

Three of four firefighters who were injured in a wildland blaze raging through Northern California were released... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Judge: US Violates Agreement in Detaining Children at Border

Judge: US Violates Agreement in Detaining Children at Border

A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Department of Justice's current system of detaining children with their... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Vacation Warning: Leave These Souvenirs Behind

Vacation Warning: Leave These Souvenirs Behind

If you’re traveling to another country this summer, heed this vacation warning: Bringing certain souvenirs home... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Wragg Fire About 70% Contained

Wragg Fire About 70% Contained

Fire crews made headway on a brush fire that started in the Lake Berryessa area of Napa County, containing 70... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Lowell Fire Injures 4 Firefighters

Lowell Fire Injures 4 Firefighters

A fast-moving fire that prompted evacuations near Tahoe was downgraded Sunday to about 1,500 acres. Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
Wragg Fire About 65 Percent Contained

Wragg Fire About 65 Percent Contained

A brush fire that started in the Lake Berryessa area of Napa County has burned 6,900 acres and is about 65 percent... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
Lowell Fire Destroys 4,000 Acres Near Tahoe Area

Lowell Fire Destroys 4,000 Acres Near Tahoe Area

The Lowell Fire has scorched 3,000 acres in the Steep Hollow drainage west of Alta near Tahoe area, according to Cal... Watch »

Jul 26, 2015
California Lottery Sees Record $5.5 Billion Ticket Sales

California Lottery Sees Record $5.5 Billion Ticket Sales

The California Lottery posted more than $5.5 billion in total sales during the fiscal year ending June 30, the... Read »

Jul 25, 2015
San Francisco Teacher Missing For Over 1 Week

San Francisco Teacher Missing For Over 1 Week

Search-and-rescue crews from three counties are combing through the Eldorado National Forest for a missing Bay Area... Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
CalFire: Wragg Fire is 55 Percent Contained

CalFire: Wragg Fire is 55 Percent Contained

Firefighters gained ground against a wildfire near Napa Valley, prompting fire officials to end all evacuation... Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
4.2-Magnitude Quake Near Fontana

4.2-Magnitude Quake Near Fontana

Residents were jolted out of bed Saturday morning when a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Fontana at 5:54 a.m. Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
 Women Steal Man's Clothes After Rendezvous in Motel

Women Steal Man's Clothes After Rendezvous in Motel

A man was left with nothing but a tiny towel after he say two women took his clothes, wallet and cellphone in a... Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Man Charged With Murder in Death of Hayward Officer

Man Charged With Murder in Death of Hayward Officer

A 21-year-old Oakland man was arraigned Friday on a murder charge and three special circumstance clauses for the... Watch »

Jul 24, 2015
Train Kills CA Photographer Taking Photos of Model

Train Kills CA Photographer Taking Photos of Model

Authorities say a train struck and killed a photographer in Central California while he took pictures of a model... Read »

Jul 24, 2015
SD Judge to Dismiss Right-to-Die Lawsuit

SD Judge to Dismiss Right-to-Die Lawsuit

A San Diego judge indicated he will throw out a lawsuit filed by three patients and a doctor claiming that... Watch »

Jul 24, 2015

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