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Bay Area Showers, Rain Sparks Power Outages in 7 Cities

Bay Area Showers, Rain Sparks Power Outages in 7 Cities

The light rain that scattered across the Bay Area Thursday morning - a much welcome sign from the skies during... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
World's Biggest-Ever IPO: Alibaba Priced at $68 a Share

World's Biggest-Ever IPO: Alibaba Priced at $68 a Share

Alibaba has priced its initial public offering at $68 per share, near the upper end of its expected range, ahead of... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Doorstep Package Thefts Put SJ Neighborhood on Alert

Doorstep Package Thefts Put SJ Neighborhood on Alert

A San Jose neighborhood is on alert after neighbors reported packages left on doorsteps have been stolen... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Man Charged with Arson in King Fire: Sheriff

Man Charged with Arson in King Fire: Sheriff

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on an arson charge and is being held on $10 million bail stemming from the King... Watch »

2 hours ago
King Fire in Pollock Pines More Than Doubles to 70,000 Acres

King Fire in Pollock Pines More Than Doubles to 70,000 Acres

When residents of El Dorado County, 60 miles from Sacramento, went to sleep Wednesday night, the King... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Sen. Boxer Wants Campus Advocate for Sex Assault Victims

Sen. Boxer Wants Campus Advocate for Sex Assault Victims

A University of California task force on sexual abuse has recommended a system-wide plan to improve... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Threatening Tweets By Newark Teacher Weren't Criminal: Police

Threatening Tweets By Newark Teacher Weren't Criminal: Police

Threatening Twitter messages directed at students by a Newark teacher were "inappropriate... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Mother Arrested After Gun Found in Child's Backpack At Library

Mother Arrested After Gun Found in Child's Backpack At Library

Fairfield police arrested a mother on suspicion of child endangerment and elder abuse after a gun was found in... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Experts Discuss Need for Travel Insurance

Experts Discuss Need for Travel Insurance

In the wake of Hurricane Odile, NBC Bay Area's Nannette Miranda talks with experts to see when vacationers should be... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Sports Programs Turning to Crowdfunding After Budget Cuts

Sports Programs Turning to Crowdfunding After Budget Cuts

Cuts to sports programs in schools have forced some teams to get creative while Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Police Say Girl, Mother Surviving Hit-and-Run Crash a

Police Say Girl, Mother Surviving Hit-and-Run Crash a "Miracle"

Police are calling it a miracle. A 24-year-old woman and her daughter were struck by a hit-and-run driver after they... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Deputies Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Females

Deputies Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Females

The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office is investigating two reports of a man flashing his genitals and masturbating... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story

Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story

A surfer with a board broken almost neatly in half is still claiming to have been attacked by a great white shark. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Brown Signs Ride-Sharing Insurance Legislation

Brown Signs Ride-Sharing Insurance Legislation

Drivers for ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft must carry minimum levels of insurance under... Read »

Sep 18, 2014

"Rub Me for Luck" Child Molester Gets 5 Years in Prison

A man wearing a "rub me for luck" T-shirt who inappropriately grabbed a 6-year-old girl in a San... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Body Recovered in San Francisco Bay

Body Recovered in San Francisco Bay

A body was found Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco Bay near the border of San Francisco and San Mateo... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Ballot Measure for Faster Ambulance Responses

Ballot Measure for Faster Ambulance Responses

Lagging ambulance response times in San Francisco led Supervisor London Breed on Tuesday to introduce a request for... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Audi Gets First Permit to Test Driverless Cars in California

Audi Gets First Permit to Test Driverless Cars in California

Audi beat out other car manufacturers Tuesday to become the first company to get a permit from the state... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Obama Coming Back to SF for City Hall Fundraiser

Obama Coming Back to SF for City Hall Fundraiser

President Barack Obama will be back in the Bay Area on Oct. 10, 2014, to fundraise ahead of the mid-term elections... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

The King Fire was still raging out of control in Pollock Pines, 60 miles east of Sacramento, on Wednesday... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
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