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Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 02:29 PM PST

Justin Bieber Cavorts, Poses With Fans in SF

Justin Bieber Cavorts, Poses With Fans in SF

An estimated 15,000 people flocked to San Francisco to enjoy the last day of Super Bowl City, but one among them caused a greater furor than others. Justin Bieber is apparently in the Bay Area for Super...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 07:40 PM PST

South Bay Businesses, Families Have High Hopes for Super Bowl

South Bay Businesses, Families Have High Hopes for Super Bowl

Super Bowl City may have been at full capacity in San Francisco on Saturday, but the South Bay was also kept busy with a free concert and a dazzling fireworks display.

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 04:14 PM PST

Calif. Lawyer Offers $1M for Kindergartners' College Tuition

Calif. Lawyer Offers $1M for Kindergartners' College Tuition

Parents of kindergartners at a Southern California elementary school were stunned to learn a stranger planned to pay for their children's college tuition. Fullerton lawyer Marty Burbank and his wife offered...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 03:23 PM PST

Ronald, Nancy Reagan Coins Unveiled at Birthday Event

Ronald, Nancy Reagan Coins Unveiled at Birthday Event

Ronald Reagan Day in California was marked Saturday by a ceremony at the presidential library in Simi Valley that included the unveiling of the designs of the Ronald Reagan Presidential $1 Coin and Nancy Reagan...

Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 12:02 AM PST

Search Suspended for 3 Missing in Plane Crash Off California Coast

Search Suspended for 3 Missing in Plane Crash Off California Coast

Authorities on Saturday called off the search for survivors of a midair collision that sent at least one plane plunging into the ocean near the Port of Los Angeles. A small debris field was located after a plane...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 11:10 AM PST

Sea Lion Pup Found Sleeping in San Diego Restaurant Booth

Sea Lion Pup Found Sleeping in San Diego Restaurant Booth

Tiny sea lion, party of one. A 20-pound sea lion pup was found sleeping in a booth at a popular seaside restaurant in San Diego, likely searching for a cozy nook and, fittingly, a bite to eat.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 03:45 PM PST

How to Fix the Teacher Shortage

How to Fix the Teacher Shortage

How will California recruit new teachers into a profession battered by years of budget woes and political wrangling? EdSource's Louis Freedberg and Roberta Furger from the Learning Policy Institute talk...

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 05:55 PM PST

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Nixing Medical Marijuana Deadline

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Nixing Medical Marijuana Deadline

Gov. Jerry Brown signed an emergency bill that eliminates a looming deadline that local governments faced to either ban or regulate the growing of medical marijuana.

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 10:07 PM PST

$63M Lotto Prize Expires Despite Last-Minute Legal Claim

$63M Lotto Prize Expires Despite Last-Minute Legal Claim

A $63 million lotto jackpot became the largest prize to go unclaimed in California Lottery history after no player came forward to claim it by Thursday, lottery officials said. But a man who says he purchased...

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 at 05:27 PM PST

San Diego Company Testing Possible Diabetes Cure

San Diego Company Testing Possible Diabetes Cure

A San Diego biotech company believes it has found a possible cure for Type 1 diabetes. The La Jolla-based company, ViaCyte, in conjunction with Johnson & Johnson, is testing a stem cell treatment to cure those...

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