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Beetle Infestation Blocked at Port of Oakland
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Beetle Infestation Blocked at Port of Oakland

Agriculture specialists at the Port of Oakland sent 1.2 million pounds of soybeans and 88,000 pounds of rice back to India in November, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday. Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Niners Let One Get Away (Yet Again)

Niners Let One Get Away (Yet Again)

The San Francisco 49ers fall to 7-8 with their fourth straight loss. Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Shoppers Flock to Stores on 'Super Saturday'

Shoppers Flock to Stores on 'Super Saturday'

"Super Saturday" is considered one of the busiest days of the holiday season, with stores opening early... Watch »

Dec 20, 2014
Sunday is Last Day to Finish Covered CA Applications

Sunday is Last Day to Finish Covered CA Applications

The deadline for Californians seeking health insurance through the state's Covered California program is Sunday. Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Holiday Billboard in Chico Shows Santa Holding Gun

Holiday Billboard in Chico Shows Santa Holding Gun

A holiday billboard has fired up a debate in a Northern California city. Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Small Plane Crashes, Flips Over at San Rafael Airport

Small Plane Crashes, Flips Over at San Rafael Airport

A small engine plane crashed as it was taking off from the San Rafael Airport Saturday afternoon, a fire chief... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Man Tried to Kidnap Woman at UCSC: Police

Man Tried to Kidnap Woman at UCSC: Police

Police are looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a woman in her car while he was armed with a knife at the... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Woman Killed, Man Injured in Martinez Shooting

Woman Killed, Man Injured in Martinez Shooting

A woman was killed and a man was injured in a shooting in Martinez on Friday night, a police sergeant said... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Goodell Denies Los Angeles Team for 2015; Raiders Likely Staying

Goodell Denies Los Angeles Team for 2015; Raiders Likely Staying

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told teams with their sights on Los Angeles that they won't be moving there for the... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Sidecar to Let Customers Choose Gender of Drivers

Sidecar to Let Customers Choose Gender of Drivers

A Bay Area ride-sharing service plans to step up to help female passengers feel safe. Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Security Flaws Allow Global Cellular Eavesdropping

Security Flaws Allow Global Cellular Eavesdropping

Security flaws in a system used by cellphone carriers around the world could open the door to wide-ranging... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Oakland Police Looking for Protest Vandalism Suspects

Oakland Police Looking for Protest Vandalism Suspects

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying suspects who they say vandalized and looted a MetroPCS store... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Strong Gas Odor Reported at San Jose Airport

Strong Gas Odor Reported at San Jose Airport

The San Jose Fire Department is investigating a strong gas odor reported at Mineta San Jose International Airport... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Watch: Fire Rescue Captured By Officer's Body Camera

Watch: Fire Rescue Captured By Officer's Body Camera

A Newark police officer wore a body camera as he ran into a burning apartment early Friday morning. Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
City Leaders Call For Probe Into Chevron Flaring

City Leaders Call For Probe Into Chevron Flaring

Contra Costa fire officials and Chevron said that the large dramatic flames over the Richmond Chevron refinery... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Battered, Struggling 49ers Will Try to Rebound

Battered, Struggling 49ers Will Try to Rebound

San Francisco defense, with multiple injuries, may have trouble against a still-dangerous Chargers passing attack Read »

Dec 20, 2014
SF Sheriff's Deputy Charged in Patient Assault

SF Sheriff's Deputy Charged in Patient Assault

A San Francisco Sheriff's Department deputy has been charged with the alleged battery of a patient at San Francisco... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Fallen CHP Officer Will Be Honored in Rose Parade

Fallen CHP Officer Will Be Honored in Rose Parade

A California Highway Patrol officer killed in the line of duty will be remembered as a hero for his Gift of Life... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
San Mateo County Declares State of Emergency

San Mateo County Declares State of Emergency

We knew the storm damage on the Peninsula was bad -- now San Mateo County supervisors say it's a full blown state of... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Controversy Brews at SJ City Hall Over District 4 Rep

Controversy Brews at SJ City Hall Over District 4 Rep

The San Jose City Council voted 6-0 with one abstention Friday evening to appoint Margie Matthews to an empty... Read »

Dec 19, 2014

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