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California's Historical Drought May Run Breweries Dry
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California's Historical Drought May Run Breweries Dry

NBC Bay Area's Ian Cull examines how California's severe drought can affect the taste, production and price of beer. Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Suspect in SF Hit-and-Run Charged with 10 Felonies

Suspect in SF Hit-and-Run Charged with 10 Felonies

A man accused of crashing a stolen van and injuring five other people including a bicyclist and pedestrian in... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
California Drought Deepens

California Drought Deepens

Just as expected during our typical dry Summer months, the drought is getting worse. Chief Meteorologist... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Secrecy Enveloped Bay Bridge Construction: Report

Secrecy Enveloped Bay Bridge Construction: Report

Senior officials who oversaw construction of the $6.5 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Will the Obama Lawsuit Cost Taxpayers?

Will the Obama Lawsuit Cost Taxpayers?

In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock finds out if public money is really on the line when it comes to... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
California High-Speed Rail Rulings Overturned

California High-Speed Rail Rulings Overturned

A state appellate court has handed a big win to California's high-speed rail project, overturning two lower... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Ebola Outbreak Puts UC Berkeley Program on Hold

Ebola Outbreak Puts UC Berkeley Program on Hold

The University of California, Berkeley's study abroad program in Sierra Leone is being placed on hold as West Africa... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
SFPD Asking for Public's Help in Finding Missing Woman

SFPD Asking for Public's Help in Finding Missing Woman

San Francisco police are asking for the public's help in finding a 65-year-old woman who was reported... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Thousands of Dead Anchovies in Santa Cruz Harbor

Thousands of Dead Anchovies in Santa Cruz Harbor

Santa Cruz has declared an emergency situation in its harbor. The problem? Dead fish. Tons of them. Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Pastor Sued for Selling Church Without Congregation's Knowledge

Pastor Sued for Selling Church Without Congregation's Knowledge

A home intended for use by the pastor of an East Palo Alto church has been sold by a real estate agent related... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
School District: Accused Bully Did Not Injure Himself

School District: Accused Bully Did Not Injure Himself

A Santa Rosa mom physically touched an elementary school student on the neck hard enough to leave four imprints when... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Pitcher's Wife Tweets

Pitcher's Wife Tweets "Sad Face" About A's Trade

Tina Milone, wife of Pitcher Tommy Milone who was traded to the Minnesota Twins from the Oakland A's, tweeted out a... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Sausalito Houseboat Rated Among Top Vacation Rentals

Sausalito Houseboat Rated Among Top Vacation Rentals

A Sausalito houseboat has been named as one of the top vacation rentals in the land. And it's booked up until 2015. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
BART Investigating Racist Vandalism Directed at Employees

BART Investigating Racist Vandalism Directed at Employees

Reports that BART employees have been subjected to racist and threatening messages scrawled on lockers are... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
ACLU: SJPD's New Drone Needs To Fly Back to City Council

ACLU: SJPD's New Drone Needs To Fly Back to City Council

The San Jose Police Department’s acquisition of a drone – the first Bay Area law enforcement agency to get one... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday because of unhealthy pollution levels expected in the Bay Area, air... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Elderly Driver Jumps Curb, Injures 5 at Palo Alto Cafe

Elderly Driver Jumps Curb, Injures 5 at Palo Alto Cafe

Six people were injured, one critically, when a car driven by a 90-year-old man slammed into the outside... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
San Jose Water Leak Remains Unfixed After 20 Days

San Jose Water Leak Remains Unfixed After 20 Days

A San Jose resident is frustrated over water officials failing to fix a city water line that has been leaking for 20... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Oakland A's Cespedes T-Shirt Giveaway Still On After Trade

Oakland A's Cespedes T-Shirt Giveaway Still On After Trade

The Oakland Athletics still plan to give away a Yoenis Cespedes "La Potencia" T-shirt to the first 10,000... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Elephants, Giraffes, Bears Eat Fruit Roadkill

Elephants, Giraffes, Bears Eat Fruit Roadkill

An overturned dump truck of bananas and jackfruit didn't go to waste. Animals at the Oakland Zoo ate 15,000... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
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