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Berkeley 'Library-Gate' Director Resigns

Berkeley 'Library-Gate' Director Resigns

The director of library services for the Berkeley Public Library announced Monday he is resigning from his position following a controversy over how the library weeded books from its collection. Read »

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Gov. Jerry Brown Creates Online Security Center

Gov. Jerry Brown Creates Online Security Center

Gov. Jerry Brown ordered the creation of a new security center Monday that will be responsible for strengthening... Read »

38 minutes ago
Fire Damages Home of 10 Buddhist Relatives

Fire Damages Home of 10 Buddhist Relatives

A one-alarm fire damaged the garage of a home where 10 people and three dogs live, and San Jose firefighters say the... Read »

2 hours ago
Ex-Secret Service Agent Pleads Guilty in Silk Road Case

Ex-Secret Service Agent Pleads Guilty in Silk Road Case

A former Secret Service agent has pleaded guilty to charges related to the theft of electronic currency during a... Read »

3 hours ago
Suspect Kidnaps Woman, Places Her in Trunk: Police

Suspect Kidnaps Woman, Places Her in Trunk: Police

The Oakland Police Department is investigating a kidnapping that was reported Monday night. Read »

3 hours ago
Man Fatally Stabbed in San Jose

Man Fatally Stabbed in San Jose

Police are investigating a Monday night homicide in San Jose. Read »

3 hours ago
Chipotle Mexican Grill Sued Over GMO-Free Menu Claims

Chipotle Mexican Grill Sued Over GMO-Free Menu Claims

A California woman has accused Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc of false advertising, alleging the chain’s GMO-free claims... Read »

Sep 1, 2015
2-Alarm Fire Reported in Cole Valley

2-Alarm Fire Reported in Cole Valley

San Francisco firefighters are responding Monday evening to a two-alarm fire in Cole Valley. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
2 Arrested After Video of Crimes Posted on Social Media

2 Arrested After Video of Crimes Posted on Social Media

Authorities in Sacramento, California, say two men were arrested after sharing video of their crimes online. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
SFPD investigates Sexual Assault Allegation Against Officer

SFPD investigates Sexual Assault Allegation Against Officer

Two San Francisco Police Department officers are under investigation: One for sexual assault, the other for... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Family of Pier 14 Shooting Victim to File Lawsuit

Family of Pier 14 Shooting Victim to File Lawsuit

The family of Pier 14 shooting victim Kate Steinle plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross... Watch »

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UC Berkeley Student Diagnosed With Measles

UC Berkeley Student Diagnosed With Measles

A University of California at Berkeley with the measles rode on public transit and spent time on campus before... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
PG&E Fined for Safety Failures

PG&E Fined for Safety Failures

The CPUC fined PG&E $50,000 on Monday for failure to safely maintain Metcalf Substation in San Jose. Watch »

3 hours ago
Tech Migrates Back to South Bay

Tech Migrates Back to South Bay

After a decade spent moving north to San Francisco, the tech industry is making its biggest move South since the... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Eatsa Promises Automated Fast Food

Eatsa Promises Automated Fast Food

Futuristic restaurant eatsa opened its doors in downtown San Francisco Friday, bringing customized quinoa bowls and... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Man Killed By OPD Had Prior Arrest for Strangling Goose

Man Killed By OPD Had Prior Arrest for Strangling Goose

A man who was shot and killed by police in a confrontation near Lake Merritt last week had previously been arrested... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Lombard St. Ambassador Program Aims to Make Area Safer

Lombard St. Ambassador Program Aims to Make Area Safer

San Francisco's famous crooked street is getting even more crowded, but visitors to Lombard Street don’t seem to... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Santa Clara County in Standoff With Construction Company

Santa Clara County in Standoff With Construction Company

Three days after NBC Bay Area broke the story about Santa Clara County being on the verge of firing one of the... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
6 San Quentin Prisoners Diagnosed with Legionnaires'

6 San Quentin Prisoners Diagnosed with Legionnaires'

Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' Disease as of Sunday, officials... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Caught on Cam: Critical Mass Cyclists Attack Woman’s Zipcar With U-Lock

Caught on Cam: Critical Mass Cyclists Attack Woman’s Zipcar With...

A YouTube video showing a clash between Critical Mass cyclists and a Zipcar driver in San Francisco’s Marina... Read »

Aug 31, 2015

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