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Bay Area Woman Leads Fight Against Fraud
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Bay Area Woman Leads Fight Against Fraud

NBC Bay Area's Stephanie Chuang shows how a Bay Area woman is leading the charge to fight a scheme that has bilked Americans out of millions of dollars. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Residents Brace for

Residents Brace for "Piercing" Noise from Rave

The all day and into the night "Beyond Wonderland" electronic dance party returns to the... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Union City Church Hit in Smash-and-Grab Burglary

Union City Church Hit in Smash-and-Grab Burglary

A Union City church was burglarized of thousands of dollars on Tuesday and the suspect remains at large, a... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow Files Lawsuit Against Mayor

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow Files Lawsuit Against Mayor

A lawsuit filed Thursday against San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee by Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
SJPD: 2 Men Wanted in Girl's Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

SJPD: 2 Men Wanted in Girl's Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

San Jose police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating two men who reportedly kidnapped a girl... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Yahoo Rakes in Another Jackpot From Alibaba's IPO

Yahoo Rakes in Another Jackpot From Alibaba's IPO

Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: an early investment in Alibaba Group that... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Residents in drought-stricken California whose wells have gone dry will soon get help from key state agencies under... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

Save the tree or… else! That’s what one woman on the Peninsula told crews who arrived to cut down an old oak Friday... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
The Strong Social Skills of Latino Kinders

The Strong Social Skills of Latino Kinders

Latino children often arrive at kindergarten behind their peers in English and other Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Santa Clara Co. Jail Guards Request to Carry Guns Off Duty

Santa Clara Co. Jail Guards Request to Carry Guns Off Duty

Santa Clara County Jail guards are now calling for the right to carry guns while off duty. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014

"Throw Away" Puppy Rescued from Recycling Plant "Very Happy"

The fluffy white blur tore across the hardwood floors of a Potrero Hill apartment, skidding and tossing a red rubber... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
King Fire Arson Suspect Pleads

King Fire Arson Suspect Pleads "Not Guilty"

Wayne Allen Huntsman, the construction worker arrested on suspicion of intentionally setting a wildfire in Northern... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Will GGB Suicide Barrier Reduce Bay Area Jumping Suicides?

Will GGB Suicide Barrier Reduce Bay Area Jumping Suicides?

A suicide barrier will be built at the Golden Gate Bridge, after years of debate, and research shows that... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014

"All Clear" Given Following Bomb Threat at San Jose School

Andrew Hill High School in East San Jose was being evacuated and students escorted to another school as... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
UC Campus Chancellors Granted Hefty Pay Raises

UC Campus Chancellors Granted Hefty Pay Raises

The University of California's board of regents is boosting the six-figure salaries of its chancellors by as much as... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Doctors Medical Center Could Be Bought By Casino

Doctors Medical Center Could Be Bought By Casino

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo is for sale, and the most-likely buyer is the hospital next door, according... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
95% of California Seniors Pass Exit Exam

95% of California Seniors Pass Exit Exam

New data shows that the percentage of California seniors passing the high school exit exam required for... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
California Adopts Olive-Oil Labeling Standards

California Adopts Olive-Oil Labeling Standards

The state Department of Food and Agriculture has approved standards for grading and labeling... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Redwood City Recycler Fined Over Scrap Metal

Redwood City Recycler Fined Over Scrap Metal

The federal government has fined a Redwood City recycling company $189,000 over allegations it polluted... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Politicians Demand Probe Into CPUC

Politicians Demand Probe Into CPUC

California State Senator Jerry Hill is demanding the state’s top law enforcement official open a... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
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