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Police Ramp Up Rail-Crossing Citations After Recent Crashes
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Police Ramp Up Rail-Crossing Citations After Recent Crashes

A series of crashes involving trains and passenger vehicles, including deadly collisions in New York and California last month, have prompted police to ramp up ticket enforcement at railroad crossings. Read »

32 minutes ago
Vallejo Police Investigating Shooting Death of 20-Year-Old Man

Vallejo Police Investigating Shooting Death of 20-Year-Old Man

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 20-year-old man Saturday evening in Vallejo, police said. Read »

44 minutes ago
7.5 Quake Hits Papua New Guinea, Triggers Tsunami Warning

7.5 Quake Hits Papua New Guinea, Triggers Tsunami Warning

A major earthquake has triggered a tsunami warning, as a 7.5 earthquake struck near the city of Kokopo on the... Read »

4 hours ago
1 Killed, 2 Hurt in 3 Separate Shootings in Oakland

1 Killed, 2 Hurt in 3 Separate Shootings in Oakland

Three shootings Saturday evening and early Sunday morning in Oakland claimed one life and sent two people to the... Read »

4 hours ago
Robin William' Children Battle Widow Over Estate

Robin William' Children Battle Widow Over Estate

Seven months after Robin Williams' tragic suicide, his family is taking their battle over his estate to the... Read »

4 hours ago
Sold-Out Crowd Descends on Levi's for WrestleMania

Sold-Out Crowd Descends on Levi's for WrestleMania

A sold-out crowd has descended on Levis Stadium for WrestleMania, which is considered the Super Bowl of wrestling. Watch »

3 hours ago
Man With Machete Goes on Rampage in San Jose Neighborhood

Man With Machete Goes on Rampage in San Jose Neighborhood

A San Jose neighborhood was shut down Sunday morning when a man with a machete went on a rampage. Read »

4 hours ago
Man Shot, Killed Near San Francisco Playground

Man Shot, Killed Near San Francisco Playground

Authorities in San Francisco say they're investigating the death of a man shot and killed near a playground and... Read »

6 hours ago
Settlement Figures Disclosed in Audrie Pott Suicide Suit

Settlement Figures Disclosed in Audrie Pott Suicide Suit

Five parties have paid a combined $875,000 to settle their part of a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of a... Read »

6 hours ago
How Do We Account for California’s Revenue Surplus?

How Do We Account for California’s Revenue Surplus?

California has received $1 billion more in revenue than expected during the first eight months of the current year. Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
UC Berkeley Student Goes Missing in LA

UC Berkeley Student Goes Missing in LA

Friends and family were desperately trying to locate a UC Berkeley student who hasn't been seen since leaving a... Watch »

34 minutes ago
Popular Yosemite National Park Lookout Opens Early in Season

Popular Yosemite National Park Lookout Opens Early in Season

A road leading to spectacular views of California's Yosemite National Park opened to drivers on Saturday, marking... Read »

6 hours ago
Caltrain Kills Pedestrian in Sunnyvale

Caltrain Kills Pedestrian in Sunnyvale

A 20-year-old man was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Sunday morning, according to Caltrain officials. Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Man Reportedly Exposes Himself Near High School in Millbrae

Man Reportedly Exposes Himself Near High School in Millbrae

Deputies are on the lookout for a man who reportedly exposed himself while sitting in a truck near a Millbrae high... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
CHP: Driver Fled Scene of Pedestrian Fatality

CHP: Driver Fled Scene of Pedestrian Fatality

A pedestrian was reportedly trying to cross Interstate Highway 580 Sunday morning when he was struck and killed by a... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
WrestleMania Takes Over Levi's Stadium

WrestleMania Takes Over Levi's Stadium

Wrestling fans have had lots to do before the main WrestleMania event Sunday evening. Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
Twittersphere: #WrestleMania at Levi's Stadium

Twittersphere: #WrestleMania at Levi's Stadium

It's considered the Super Bowl of wrestling — on Sunday Levi’s Stadium will be packed with more than 70,000... Read »

5 hours ago
California's Great America Celebrates 40th Season

California's Great America Celebrates 40th Season

California's Great America in Santa Clara is celebrating its 40th season with special events like the grand opening... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Court Overturns Part of Pension Cut for SF City Workers: Report

Court Overturns Part of Pension Cut for SF City Workers: Report

A state appeals court overturned part of a pension cut for San Francisco city employees that voters approved years... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Sporadic Closures on East Bay BART Trains Through August

Sporadic Closures on East Bay BART Trains Through August

BART riders should be prepared for sporadic train closures in the East Bay starting next weekend. Read »

Mar 28, 2015

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