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SF Man Accused of Starving Friend's Dog to Death
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SF Man Accused of Starving Friend's Dog to Death

A San Francisco man is accused of starving a dog to death and leaving its body on a Pacifica beach. Read »

Mar 5, 2015

Viewers Share Bay Area Moon Pics

The moon was fully illuminated Thursday night. View »

Mar 5, 2015
Vallejo Firefighters Extinguish Blaze at Former School Building

Vallejo Firefighters Extinguish Blaze at Former School Building

Vallejo firefighters extinguished a two-alarm fire reported late Thursday at a former school district building that... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Giants, Google and Facebook Show Support for Same-Sex Marriage

Giants, Google and Facebook Show Support for Same-Sex Marriage

Bay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
SJ's Willow Glen Road Change Draws Mixed Reviews

SJ's Willow Glen Road Change Draws Mixed Reviews

Lincoln Avenue in downtown Willow Glen has been on the so-called "road diet" for a week now. Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Farewell Celebrations For Bay Lights Project on Bay Bridge

Farewell Celebrations For Bay Lights Project on Bay Bridge

The 1.8-mile-wide LED light sculpture that has made the Bay Bridge twinkle for the past two years will temporarily... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Ringling Bros. to Give Up Elephant Acts in 3 Years

Ringling Bros. to Give Up Elephant Acts in 3 Years

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says the "Greatest Show on Earth" will go on without... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
San Jose Police Crack Down on Illegal Street Racing

San Jose Police Crack Down on Illegal Street Racing

Police on Thursday announced arrests made in connection to street racing in San Jose. Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Be Device Free on National Day of Unplugging

Be Device Free on National Day of Unplugging

Reboot's sixth annual effort aims to separate people from their electronic devices for 24 hours. Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Inside AltSchool, a Network of

Inside AltSchool, a Network of "Micro" Schools

AltSchool is a network of small schools with a big idea - bring the innovation of Silicon Valley into the... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Stanford Under Investigation for Sex Assault Cases

Stanford Under Investigation for Sex Assault Cases

Stanford is now on the list of 101 schools under federal investigation for the handling of sexual assault cases. Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Contestants Flip a Table at Competitive Event

Contestants Flip a Table at Competitive Event

Move over, Teresa Giudice, there's about to be a new table-flipping champion in town. Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Giants' Pence Suffers Fracture in Forearm, Out 6-8 Weeks

Giants' Pence Suffers Fracture in Forearm, Out 6-8 Weeks

The Giants believe right fielder Hunter Pence has a broken left forearm after getting hit by a pitch on Thursday. Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Whistleblower Interviewed by Officials After NBC Investigation

Whistleblower Interviewed by Officials After NBC Investigation

Darrell Whitman says the United States Office of Special Counsel began looking into his claims of corruption inside... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Police Arrest 16 in Oakland Gang Sweep

Police Arrest 16 in Oakland Gang Sweep

Oakland police said 16 people were arrested Thursday in the culmination of a lengthy investigation into gang... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
Catholic Teachers Against Morality Clauses

Catholic Teachers Against Morality Clauses

Teachers and staff from four Catholic High Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area are urging their archbishop to... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
UC Santa Cruz Protests Over Tuition, Violence

UC Santa Cruz Protests Over Tuition, Violence

Student protesters are blocking all entrances to the University of California, Santa Cruz, campus as part of an... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Ballot Paperwork Filed for Proposed Raiders-Chargers NFL Stadium

Ballot Paperwork Filed for Proposed Raiders-Chargers NFL Stadium

Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in a Los Angeles suburb... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
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Bay Area "Garbage Bag Puppies" Now up for Adoption

A litter of terrier puppies left for trash in January at a Pleasant Hill park are now up for adoption. Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
San Francisco Entrepreneur, 11, Crowdfunds to Get to Summer Camp

San Francisco Entrepreneur, 11, Crowdfunds to Get to Summer Camp

Eleven-year-old San Franciscan Cash Ashkinos can't afford the tuition for an entrepreneurial summer camp, so he's... Read »

Mar 5, 2015

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