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Hostage Situation at Antioch Gas Station
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Hostage Situation at Antioch Gas Station

SWAT teams surrounded a Bay Area gas station on Wednesday where a suspect with a gun was reportedly holding two hostages inside. Watch »

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"Eagle" Fire Burning Near Gilroy Golf Course

A wildfire was burning in Gilroy on Wednesday afternoon, scorching at least seven acres of land near the Eagle Ridge... Read »

20 minutes ago

"Bring on LeBron:" Warriors Co-Owner Confident

While most of the hype is on the court, venture capitalist and part-Golden State Warriors owner Chamath Palihapitiya... Watch »

23 minutes ago
Report: Sharks Hire New Head Coach

Report: Sharks Hire New Head Coach

The San Jose Sharks will hire former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd... Read »

2 hours ago
Santa Clara Cop Arrested in Theft of $250 Watch

Santa Clara Cop Arrested in Theft of $250 Watch

Santa Clara police on Wednesday said they were "deeply saddened" that one of their officers was arrested... Read »

3 hours ago
Firefighters Stamp Out Grass Fire Near Happy Hollow

Firefighters Stamp Out Grass Fire Near Happy Hollow

A grass fire near Happy Hollow Park and Zoo in San Jose was put out Wednesday morning. Read »

3 hours ago
SF School Board Votes to Ban Out-of-Towners

SF School Board Votes to Ban Out-of-Towners

The San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education voted s unanimously Tuesday night to “to only admit San... Read »

3 hours ago
Crews Smell Suspicious Luggage at SFO

Crews Smell Suspicious Luggage at SFO

Firefighters on Wednesday morning cleared the cargo hold of a Southwest airplane at San Francisco International... Read »

3 hours ago
SFPUC Mandates Outdoor Irrigation Reduction of 25%

SFPUC Mandates Outdoor Irrigation Reduction of 25%

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission passed a measure on Tuesday that aims to aggressively conserve water... Read »

3 hours ago
Cartoon Art Museum to Stay

Cartoon Art Museum to Stay

Officials at the Cartoon Art Museum announced Friday the museum will remain at its current 655 Mission St. Read »

3 hours ago
Volunteer Heads to Help With Oklahoma Floods

Volunteer Heads to Help With Oklahoma Floods

When Karl Matzke steps off the plane Wednesday afternoon in Oklahoma and heads toward the flooding near Norman,... Watch »

3 hours ago
Jesse Jackson to Visit Oakland Tech

Jesse Jackson to Visit Oakland Tech

The Rev. Jesse Jackson is scheduled to visit a high school in Oakland to continue his push for greater diversity in... Read »

3 hours ago
Toll Taker Sees Girl Screaming, Struggling: CHP

Toll Taker Sees Girl Screaming, Struggling: CHP

The California Highway Patrol is trying to find a couple in a Chevrolet Blazer that drove across the Bay Bridge over... Watch »

2 hours ago
Bay Area Kids Spell

Bay Area Kids Spell "Sevruga," "Toboggan" at Bee

The Bay Area has two young wordsmiths participating in this year's 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee, and they both... Watch »

May 27, 2015
Southwest Flight From SJ Makes Emergency Landing at LAX

Southwest Flight From SJ Makes Emergency Landing at LAX

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Jose made an emergency landing at LAX late Tuesday. Read »

May 27, 2015
Bay Area Doctor Uses Ecstasy to Treat Patients

Bay Area Doctor Uses Ecstasy to Treat Patients

The Federal Drug Administration is allowing a team of Bay Area psychotherapists to experiment with ecstasy to treat... Watch »

May 27, 2015
Immigration Court Director Calls for Overhaul

Immigration Court Director Calls for Overhaul

The Director of The Executive Office For Immigration Review calls on Congress to fix a backlogged and overwhelmed US... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Fairfax Teen's Girl Scout Project Brings Together Dogs, Children With Autism

Fairfax Teen's Girl Scout Project Brings Together Dogs, Children With...

Rachel Blackman loves animals and she loves her cousin who has autism. Jumping For Joy is her way to bring both... Watch »

4 hours ago
Gilroy Woman Charged in Alleged Scams Through Fraud Investments

Gilroy Woman Charged in Alleged Scams Through Fraud Investments

A 44-year-old woman who allegedly scammed her victims out of more than $250,000 over the past six months has been... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Sale of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park Approved

Sale of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park Approved

The Palo Alto City Council on Tuesday night voted unanimously to allow the sale of a mobile home park serving... Watch »

May 26, 2015

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