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Longtime SF Art Store Faces Tough Search for New Home

Longtime SF Art Store Faces Tough Search for New Home

The Flax Art and Design store, which has been at its Market Street location since 1977, will soon have to find a new... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Cash Falls Out of Armored Vehicle in South Bay

Cash Falls Out of Armored Vehicle in South Bay

Several people were able to gather money that somehow fell out of an armored vehicle on De La Cruz Boulevard, at the... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
App Helps South Bay Residents Report Water Wasters

App Helps South Bay Residents Report Water Wasters

Add a free app to the list of how the Santa Clara Valley Water District plans to enforce new regulations from... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Life Sentence for Gang Members Who Killed Oakland Boy

Life Sentence for Gang Members Who Killed Oakland Boy

Two convicted gang members were sentenced to life in prison for the fatal shooting of a 3-year-old boy and... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Not Everyone in Silicon Valley Happy to See Pres. Obama

Not Everyone in Silicon Valley Happy to See Pres. Obama

Protesters angered by the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to put an end to net neutrality rallied near... Watch »

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From "Neigh" to Yay: Los Altos OKs Horses at Weddings

Local jurisdictions often have their own rules when it comes to allowing horses and elephants marching down... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
1,000 StubHub Accounts Hacked in $10M Scam: Officials

1,000 StubHub Accounts Hacked in $10M Scam: Officials

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014

"530 Fatties," Fat-Shaming Page, Removed from Facebook

Facebook has removed a Yuba City-based Facebook page, "530 Fatties," which shamed and mocked... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Truck Barrels Into East Bay Liquor Store

Truck Barrels Into East Bay Liquor Store

Workers at an East Bay liquor store received a late-night surprise when a pickup truck crashed through the wall. Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Hillary Clinton Launches Reading Campaign for Oakland's Children

Hillary Clinton Launches Reading Campaign for Oakland's Children

President Barack Obama isn't the only one making news in the Bay Area Wednesday. Former Secretary of State... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Elizabeth Holmes Is Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

Elizabeth Holmes Is Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

Elizabeth Holmes has been working for 11 years on her startup. Now the Stanford dropout, 30, is a... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Cal State Lowers Enrollment Growth

Cal State Lowers Enrollment Growth

Why Cal State University will likely be turning 10,000 potential students away this fall. Read »

Jul 24, 2014
SF Cab Company May Switch Business Models

SF Cab Company May Switch Business Models

The president of DeSoto Cab, one of SF's biggest taxi cab companies, says it could switch to a business... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Apple Faces Class-Action Suit for Unpaid Wages

Apple Faces Class-Action Suit for Unpaid Wages

Apple was slapped with a class-action lawsuit by retail and corporate employees who claimed they were denied breaks... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Airbnb Renter Turns

Airbnb Renter Turns "Squatter"

California renter law looks favorably on people who stay in a unit for 30 days or more, even if the people... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

It's official, the so-called "water cops" are coming to the South Bay. The Santa Clara Valley... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Skin Cancer on Rise in Marin: Report

Skin Cancer on Rise in Marin: Report

Marin County has the highest rate of melanoma in California, and instances of the deadly skin cancer have been... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Huge Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Fremont Home

Huge Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Fremont Home

A Bay Area couple says they had their house covered by insurance -- literally. A huge insurance sign being towed by... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Device Helps Women Use Restroom -- Standing Up

Device Helps Women Use Restroom -- Standing Up

A Stanford graduate has created a device to help relieve women in need of a restroom. Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
A's Agree to Changes in Coliseum Lease Agreement

A's Agree to Changes in Coliseum Lease Agreement

City of Oakland leaders said Tuesday that the Oakland A's have accepted changes that the City Council made last week... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
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