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Fireworks Nixed in California Because of Drought

Fireworks Nixed in California Because of Drought

Fireworks will still splash across the sky in California cities including San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego. Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
Los Gatos Boy Killed in Jet Ski Crash at Bass Lake

Los Gatos Boy Killed in Jet Ski Crash at Bass Lake

A 14-year-old Los Gatos boy was killed in jet ski crash at Bass Lake, a popular summer getaway just south of... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Giants Reinstate Peavy, Place Hudson on DL

Giants Reinstate Peavy, Place Hudson on DL

The Giants reinstated Jake Peavy from the disabled list, and placed Tim Hudson on the 15-day DL with a right... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
SF Pride Shooting Suspect Arrested

SF Pride Shooting Suspect Arrested

A San Francisco resident was arrested Thursday on suspicion of shooting a man during Pride festivities Saturday... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Drought-Conscience Resident Frustrated Over Water Rebate Program

Drought-Conscience Resident Frustrated Over Water Rebate Program

NBC Bay Area's Peggy Bunker shows why some South Bay residents doing their part to conserve water during... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Report of Small Plane Crash in Petaluma Unfounded: FAA

Report of Small Plane Crash in Petaluma Unfounded: FAA

The Federal Aviation Administration said reports of a plane crash near the Petaluma airport late Thursday were... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Federal Overtime Pay Plan Affects Few in Silicon Valley

Federal Overtime Pay Plan Affects Few in Silicon Valley

President Obama's new overtime pay plan will impact 4.7 million American workers, according to data from the White... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Facebook Helps Woman and Kidnapped Son Reunite

Facebook Helps Woman and Kidnapped Son Reunite

A family photo posted on Facebook is to thank for reuniting a South Bay mother and son after more than a decade... Watch »

Jul 3, 2015
New Google App Calls Black People 'Gorillas'

New Google App Calls Black People 'Gorillas'

Google's new image-recognition program misfired badly this week by misidentifying two black people as gorillas... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
4 Great White Sharks Spotted Off Aptos

4 Great White Sharks Spotted Off Aptos

Marine biologist Giancarlo Thomae had a close encounter – of the shark variety - on Monterey Bay on Tuesday. Watch »

Jul 3, 2015
Tenderloin Museum Set to Open in SF

Tenderloin Museum Set to Open in SF

The new Tenderloin Museum plans to debut historical neighborhood exhibits and more on July 16. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Pier 14 Shooting Victim ID'd, Suspect Arrested

Pier 14 Shooting Victim ID'd, Suspect Arrested

A 32-year-old woman who was shot and killed on Pier 14 next to the San Francisco Ferry Building in broad daylight on... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
SF Supe Will Be Roasted For Charity

SF Supe Will Be Roasted For Charity

San Francisco Supervisor and new Senate hopeful Scott Weiner will be the focus of a charity roast in August. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Pastor Refuses to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

Pastor Refuses to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

Pastor Dick Bernal of Jubilee Christian Center has publicly stated that he will not perform marriage ceremonies that... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
News Crews Mugged, Cameras Stolen at Pier

News Crews Mugged, Cameras Stolen at Pier

An NBC Bay Area news crew was attacked early Thursday morning while reporting a story, in a mugging that injured the... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Feds: Cop Won't Face Charges in Andy Lopez Death

Feds: Cop Won't Face Charges in Andy Lopez Death

The U.S. Department of Justice and the FBI have concluded no criminal charges should be filed against Sonoma County... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Police Arrest 2, Confiscate $50,000 in Fireworks

Police Arrest 2, Confiscate $50,000 in Fireworks

Oakland police arrested two men and confiscated $50,000 worth of fireworks from a home on Thursday, two days before... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Popular Lake Closed Because of Toxic Algae Bloom

Popular Lake Closed Because of Toxic Algae Bloom

For the second summer in a row, Oakland's Lake Temescal will be closed to swimmers indefinitely because of toxic... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

A judge on Thursday denied a general contractor's request to be present when investigators examine the wreckage of a... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Mina Tests Mediterranean Restaurant Concept

Mina Tests Mediterranean Restaurant Concept

Celebrity chef Michael Mina's new test kitchen will experiment with a Mediterranean concept for the next three... Read »

Jul 2, 2015

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