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Black Effigies Hanged on UC Campus Spur Debate

Black Effigies Hanged on UC Campus Spur Debate

Effigies of black lynching victims found hanging on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley have... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
San Jose Pays $1.1M in Bike Paralysis Settlement

San Jose Pays $1.1M in Bike Paralysis Settlement

The city of San Jose is set to pay a $1.1 million settlement to a man who was paralyzed from the chest down at age... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
Beached Dolphin Rescued in Los Angeles

Beached Dolphin Rescued in Los Angeles

A dolphin was in stable condition at SeaWorld in San Diego after lifeguards rescued it from a Los Angeles beach... Read »

Dec 13, 2014
Tornado Rips Rooftops, Downs Trees in Los Angeles

Tornado Rips Rooftops, Downs Trees in Los Angeles

A tornado ripped parts of rooftops from buildings and spewed debris in South Los Angeles on Friday, as a powerful... Watch »

Dec 13, 2014
Thousands Protest Police Brutality in Oakland, SF

Thousands Protest Police Brutality in Oakland, SF

Thousands of protesters took to the downtown streets of San Francisco and Oakland to join in a national... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
Effigies of Black Men Found Hanging by Nooses at UC Berkeley

Effigies of Black Men Found Hanging by Nooses at UC Berkeley

Three cardboard cutouts of black men were found hanging by nooses Saturday on the Berkeley campus of the University... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
Inmates Who Work State Prisons Could Get Out Early

Inmates Who Work State Prisons Could Get Out Early

Inmates who work as janitors, cooks and groundskeepers in California's overcrowded prisons would be eligible for... Read »

Dec 13, 2014
California to Break Ground on Bullet-Train in January

California to Break Ground on Bullet-Train in January

After many setbacks, the California High-Speed Rail Authority has announced it will officially break ground on... Read »

Dec 13, 2014
People Left Homeless After Camarillo Springs Mudslide

People Left Homeless After Camarillo Springs Mudslide

Camarillo Spings residents have been left homeless after Friday morning's storm caused a devastating mudslide. Watch »

Dec 14, 2014
$3M Settlement for Death in Hospital Stairs

$3M Settlement for Death in Hospital Stairs

The family of a hospital patient who went missing for more than two weeks before being found dead in a stairwell at... Read »

Dec 13, 2014
California Population Climbs to 38.5 Million

California Population Climbs to 38.5 Million

California's population climbed to 38.5 million people over the last year as the state recorded its most significant... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
California Sets State Record for Low Voter Turnout

California Sets State Record for Low Voter Turnout

California set a record last month for low voter turnout in a regularly scheduled general election. Read »

Dec 12, 2014
Richmond Police Chief Joins Protest Against Police Violence

Richmond Police Chief Joins Protest Against Police Violence

Richmond Police Chief Chris Magnus, noted for his community policing efforts, raised a few eyebrows when he joined a... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
1901 SF Bay Ship Wreck Found Near Golden Gate Bridge

1901 SF Bay Ship Wreck Found Near Golden Gate Bridge

Scientists have located the wreckage of a passenger ship that crashed in 1901 near the site of what is now the... Read »

Dec 13, 2014
SoCal Dad Booked in Kids' Kidnapping, Wife's Murder

SoCal Dad Booked in Kids' Kidnapping, Wife's Murder

The man at the center of Thursday's dramatic, televised Amber Alert standoff along a Southern California highway... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
Man Who Gave Hoarding Defense Sentenced For Murder

Man Who Gave Hoarding Defense Sentenced For Murder

A Northern California man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing an animal control officer despite defense... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
Homeless Couple Plucked From Raging LA River in Dramatic Rescue

Homeless Couple Plucked From Raging LA River in Dramatic Rescue

No sooner had firefighters pulled a man from a tree inches above the raging Los Angeles River in a dramatic rescue... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
Passengers on Flight From SFO Stuck on Australian Tarmac For 8 Hours

Passengers on Flight From SFO Stuck on Australian Tarmac For 8 Hours

Passengers on board a United Airlines flight from San Francisco received an unfortunate welcome to Australia... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014

"Holy Guacamole!" Avocado Prices Expected to Rise

In spite of recent rain, California‚Äôs drought has taken a serious toll on the avocado industry. Read »

Dec 12, 2014
PG&E Has Restored Service to Most Bay Area Customers

PG&E Has Restored Service to Most Bay Area Customers

PG&E has restored service to most customers who lost service in Thursday's storm in the Bay Area, the company... Read »

Dec 12, 2014

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