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Online Shopping Blamed for Smaller Black Friday Crowds
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Online Shopping Blamed for Smaller Black Friday Crowds

Black Friday may be losing its meaning -- shoppers are reporting smaller crowds on the day after Thanksgiving this year. Nannette Miranda reports. Watch »

29 minutes ago
'Plaid Friday' Drums Up Business for Small Retailers

'Plaid Friday' Drums Up Business for Small Retailers

There is an alternative to Black Friday--Plaid friday. Read »

2 hours ago
Palo Alto Detective Sends Photo of Suspect From Her Phone

Palo Alto Detective Sends Photo of Suspect From Her Phone

A Palo Alto police detective texted a photo of a "scantily clad" female suspect to a supervisor for no... Watch »

24 minutes ago
Santa Clara Co. Renewing Larvae-Eating Program

Santa Clara Co. Renewing Larvae-Eating Program

This year's supply of mosquitofish is nearly gone in Santa Clara County, but the county's Vector Control District is... Read »

4 hours ago
School District Hires P.I. To Oust Live-In Nanny's Daughter

School District Hires P.I. To Oust Live-In Nanny's Daughter

The Orinda Union School District is kicking a 7-year old second-grader out of school after hiring a private investi... Read »

5 hours ago
Death of SF Jail Inmate Questioned

Death of SF Jail Inmate Questioned

Did a jail inmate in San Francisco kill himself, or did the jail mishandle a mentally-ill man with suicidal tendenc... Read »

5 hours ago
Canada Trying to Lure Silicon Valley Based-Expats Home

Canada Trying to Lure Silicon Valley Based-Expats Home

Tech firms in Canada are trying to convince Canadian nationals working at U.S. tech companies to come back home. Read »

5 hours ago
Seahawks' Richard Sherman: 49ers Fans Are

Seahawks' Richard Sherman: 49ers Fans Are "Mediocre"

The best shutdown cornerback on the field Thursday was the Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman, who is quickly becomi... Read »

5 hours ago

Ferguson Protesters Disrupt BART Service

Demonstrators protesting a grand jury’s decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of unarmed teen... View »

6 hours ago
#Blackout Black Friday Protest Shuts Down BART

#Blackout Black Friday Protest Shuts Down BART

Protesters shut BART down on Friday, hoping to block passage and shopping for four hours - the time 18-year-old... Watch »

39 minutes ago
CHP Didn't

CHP Didn't "Physically Take Anyone Into Custody" at "Sideshow"

Despite 150 drivers showing up at the Port of Oakland to drive recklessly and do doughnuts during an illegal "... Read »

5 hours ago
Busy Black Friday at Livermore Premium Outlets

Busy Black Friday at Livermore Premium Outlets

Slash the prices and they shall come. Waves upon waves of shoppers packed the Livermore Premium Outlets early Friday... Watch »

Nov 28, 2014
Couple Robbed, Kidnapped at Gunpoint in Berkeley

Couple Robbed, Kidnapped at Gunpoint in Berkeley

A couple sitting in a car at a Berkeley overlook early Thursday were robbed at gunpoint and kidnapped, according to... Read »

Nov 27, 2014
Panda Heads Put Away with Sandoval's Departure

Panda Heads Put Away with Sandoval's Departure

Those oversized panda heads are being put away, at least the ones seen in the first row at AT&T Park. Pablo... Read »

5 hours ago
Burger King Owner Finds $100K in Backpack Left in Store

Burger King Owner Finds $100K in Backpack Left in Store

A Burger King owner found a backpack with $100,000 inside. He immediately called police to return it. Watch »

Nov 28, 2014
Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County rancher John Wick has a keen interest in composting as a miracle cure for what he sees as solving the... Read »

Nov 27, 2014
Driver Runs Red Light, Officer Thrown From Motorcycle: CHP

Driver Runs Red Light, Officer Thrown From Motorcycle: CHP

A California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer was injured and thrown off his bike late Thanksgiving evening after... Watch »

Nov 28, 2014
Attorney Gen. Warns of Immigration Policy Scams

Attorney Gen. Warns of Immigration Policy Scams

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is warning people who need legal advice about immigration to beware of con... Read »

Nov 27, 2014

150 Cars Show Up for "Sideshow" at Port of Oakland

150 drivers showed up at the Port of Oakland to drive recklessly and do doughnuts during an illegal "sideshow.... View »

5 hours ago
Shoppers Fill Up on Black Friday Deals Served on Thanksgiving

Shoppers Fill Up on Black Friday Deals Served on Thanksgiving

It's becoming a new holiday tradition -- hitting the stores first and then coming home to eat. Cheryl Hurd reports. Watch »

Nov 27, 2014

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