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Santa Clara County Launches Human Trafficking Task Force

Santa Clara County Launches Human Trafficking Task Force

A new human trafficking task force aims to give victims a way out and make sure criminals end up behind Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
Sheriff: Burglar Rips Off Home with Toddler in Tow

Sheriff: Burglar Rips Off Home with Toddler in Tow

Santa Cruz Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man suspected of driving a drunk man home before the... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Law Forces Public Access Road to Martin's Beach

Law Forces Public Access Road to Martin's Beach

A movement to reopen a popular surfing beach in San Mateo County was given a boost on Tuesday when Gov. Read »

Oct 1, 2014
San Jose Office Rents Rising Faster Than Anywhere Else in U.S.

San Jose Office Rents Rising Faster Than Anywhere Else in U.S.

The technology boom means that San Jose and San Francisco have two of the three-fastest rising rent prices... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Field Hockey Woes Could Land UC Berkeley In Lawsuit

Field Hockey Woes Could Land UC Berkeley In Lawsuit

Berkeley field hockey players are angry at the university for breaking a promise to give it an on-campus home while... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Techmanity Brings Tech Stars to San Jose

Techmanity Brings Tech Stars to San Jose

Techmanity brings tech to the South Bay. Watch »

6 hours ago
Police: Robbers Targeting Women of Asian Indian Descent

Police: Robbers Targeting Women of Asian Indian Descent

Another string of gold-chain strong-arm robberies has hit Silicon Valley – this time in Santa Clara – where... Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
California Governor Vetoes Key Ethics Bills

California Governor Vetoes Key Ethics Bills

After a series of scandals involving lawmakers, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg called the... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Settlement After 12-Year-Old Girl Killed on Bike

Settlement After 12-Year-Old Girl Killed on Bike

The city of Novato and other defendants have settled a lawsuit by the family of a 12-year-old girl who was... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Forest Areas Reopen, King Fire 94% Contained

Forest Areas Reopen, King Fire 94% Contained

More than two weeks after a destructive wildfire scorched the wooded areas and a dozen homes near Sacramento,... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
60,000 Oakland Kids to Get Free Flu Vaccines

60,000 Oakland Kids to Get Free Flu Vaccines

Oakland started its largest flu vaccination program for students on Wednesday. Read »

Oct 1, 2014
SJ Police Substation Opens After 4 Years of Construction

SJ Police Substation Opens After 4 Years of Construction

Four years after construction began, all signs show that the South San Jose Police Substation is now open. Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
Injured Giants Fan Sues Dodgers Again

Injured Giants Fan Sues Dodgers Again

An attorney for Bryan Stow, the gravely injured Giants fan who won a multimillion-dollar damage suit against... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
920 Chickens Killed in Break-In at Foster Farms: Police

920 Chickens Killed in Break-In at Foster Farms: Police

Hundreds of chickens were killed after burglars broke into a Foster Farms facility in Caruthers,... Watch »

6 hours ago
Minority Students Held Back in Math: Report

Minority Students Held Back in Math: Report

Minority students in some San Mateo and Santa Clara County school districts were asked to repeat Algebra 1 when they... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
A's Can't Hold Lead, Eliminated from Playoffs

A's Can't Hold Lead, Eliminated from Playoffs

The Oakland Athletics have been knocked out of the MLB postseason after losing a nail-biting Wild Card... Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
The Berkeley Free Speech Movement Part 1

The Berkeley Free Speech Movement Part 1

NBC Bay Area's Diane Dwyer reports in the first of a four-part series on the Free Speech Movement. Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
EBay, Paypal Split Makes Investors Happy

EBay, Paypal Split Makes Investors Happy

PayPal's impending split from long-time partner eBay made investors were happy, sending eBay shares up more than... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Bay Bridge Steel Rods Are Sound, Final Tests Confirm

Bay Bridge Steel Rods Are Sound, Final Tests Confirm

Metropolitan Transportation Commission chairman Steve Heminger said Tuesday that he is pleased that final... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014

"Audrie's Law" Makes Treatment Mandatory for Young Sex Offenders

Adolescents and teenagers convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim will face mandatory sexual-offender... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
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