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Gov. Declares State of Emergency in California to Bolster Wildfire Response

Gov. Declares State of Emergency in California to Bolster Wildfire...

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Friday in response to severe wildfires burning across the state, exacerbated by severe drought conditions and extreme weather. Read »

10 minutes ago
BART's Transbay Tube Shutdown Begins at Midnight

BART's Transbay Tube Shutdown Begins at Midnight

BART officials are offering a temporary bus service during the Transbay Tube shutdown this weekend. Watch »

31 minutes ago
International Space Station Passes Over Bay Area Tonight

International Space Station Passes Over Bay Area Tonight

Planning to spot the Blue Moon tonight? Don't forget to keep an eye out for the International Space Station which is... Read »

3 hours ago
SWAT Team Responds to Home After Woman Shot With Rifle

SWAT Team Responds to Home After Woman Shot With Rifle

A woman was shot at or near a residence at Taylor Street and state Highway 1 in Bodega Bay around 9 a.m. Read »

24 minutes ago
Muni Relaunches Historic Line in San Francisco

Muni Relaunches Historic Line in San Francisco

A historic street car is relaunching in San Francisco on Friday. Watch »

5 hours ago
@HiddenCash Guy's New Project: Creating a Refugee Nation

@HiddenCash Guy's New Project: Creating a Refugee Nation

The Bay Area real estate developer behind last year's free @HiddenCash money giveaways on Twitter wants to build... Read »

4 minutes ago
Gov. Brown Allows Parole for School Bus Hijacker

Gov. Brown Allows Parole for School Bus Hijacker

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday allowed parole for one of three men convicted in the 1976 kidnapping of... Read »

4 hours ago
Tentative Ruling in Jahi McMath Case Could Cost Family Millions

Tentative Ruling in Jahi McMath Case Could Cost Family Millions

A judge’s tentative ruling could cost the family of Jahi McMath millions of dollars. Read »

4 hours ago
Fundraiser For Fallen Sgt. Scott Lunger's Family

Fundraiser For Fallen Sgt. Scott Lunger's Family

A fundraiser to help the family of fallen Sgt. Scott Lunger will be held Friday night in Brentwood as part of the... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Waze Blamed for Snarling Traffic in Los Gatos

Waze Blamed for Snarling Traffic in Los Gatos

The town of Los Gatos is taking a stance against apps like Waze which drivers toward longer – though perhaps less... Read »

2 hours ago
Los Altos: Boil Water Advisory Remains in Effect

Los Altos: Boil Water Advisory Remains in Effect

Officials with the California Water Service on Thursday said customers under boil water advisories in the South... Read »

6 hours ago
Margaret Cho Mobilizes Sexual Assault Survivors

Margaret Cho Mobilizes Sexual Assault Survivors

Margaret Cho's new Twitter hashtag #isurviveandTHRIVE is uniting victims of sexual assault. Read »

2 hours ago
Doctor Charged For Illegal Prescriptions

Doctor Charged For Illegal Prescriptions

An Oakland doctor pleaded not guilty to six counts of felonies and four counts of misdemeanors on Thursday, an... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Clean Up Begins After a Sacramento County Fire

Clean Up Begins After a Sacramento County Fire

Families have started cleaning up a Sacramento County neighborhood on Friday, after a raging grass fire burned down... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
UberX Prices Drop 15 Percent Around Bay Area, Except in SF

UberX Prices Drop 15 Percent Around Bay Area, Except in SF

Starting Friday, the price of UberX fares will drop 15 percent in the East Bay, South Bay, and Peninsula in cities... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
New CPUC President Says Position 'Most Frustrating Job' He's Had

New CPUC President Says Position 'Most Frustrating Job' He's Had

Michael Picker, the new president of the California Public Utilities Commission, sat down with NBC Bay Area for his... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Silicon Valley College Students Aim To Help The Most People, Not Make The Most Money, With Their Tech Inventions

Silicon Valley College Students Aim To Help The Most People, Not Make...

The mission of Santa Clara University's Frugal Innovation Lab is to create technology that will help the world's... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Redwood City Suspends Invocations at City Council Meetings

Redwood City Suspends Invocations at City Council Meetings

Redwood City has temporarily suspended invocations at city council meetings. Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
8 Homes Destroyed in Sacramento County Fire

8 Homes Destroyed in Sacramento County Fire

A fast-moving grass fire ripped through a Sacramento County mobile home park Thursday afternoon, destroying eight... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
Family, Friends, Colleagues Remember Sgt. Scott Lunger

Family, Friends, Colleagues Remember Sgt. Scott Lunger

Family members and fellow officers spoke at an emotional funeral ceremony this morning for Hayward police Sgt. Scott Watch »

Jul 30, 2015

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