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East Bay Beaches Closed Due to Toxins in Water

East Bay Beaches Closed Due to Toxins in Water

Toxic algae and bacteria are keeping swimmers out of the water at two popular spots to beat the summer heat in... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Bay Area Tax Dollars For Private Clubhouse?

Bay Area Tax Dollars For Private Clubhouse?

A proposal to rebuild a 60-year-old community building has sparked a passionate debate in one Bay Area Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Ex-SFSU Professor Accused of Filming Students in Bathroom

Ex-SFSU Professor Accused of Filming Students in Bathroom

A former San Francisco State University professor is accused of filming students while they used the bathroom at his... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Report: FBI Went After SF Mayor in Shrimp Boy Dragnet

Report: FBI Went After SF Mayor in Shrimp Boy Dragnet

While trying to feed cash to state Sen. Leland Yee and former 49ers quarterback Joe Montana, the FBI also made... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
SJ Cops Accused of Excessive Force, Beating Teacher

SJ Cops Accused of Excessive Force, Beating Teacher

A San Diego teacher has filed a complaint against the San Jose Police Department and claims cops used... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Was Man Killed By Sunnyvale Police A Serial Killer?

Was Man Killed By Sunnyvale Police A Serial Killer?

Police are trying to determine if a man shot and killed by officers inside a Sunnyvale home last month was a serial... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
San Jose Marks 20th Homicide of 2014

San Jose Marks 20th Homicide of 2014

A man who was stabbed and shot on Sunday in West San Jose died Thursday morning, a police spokeswoman said, marking... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Proposed High-Speed Rail Route Through Pacheco Pass Upheld

Proposed High-Speed Rail Route Through Pacheco Pass Upheld

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California's bullet train project connecting the San Francisco... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Copper Thief Electrocuted at Abandoned Factory

Copper Thief Electrocuted at Abandoned Factory

A man was electrocuted in West Oakland on Wednesday night, police said. Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
SF Officials Mulling $15M Settlement in Bernal Heights Park Death

SF Officials Mulling $15M Settlement in Bernal Heights Park Death

San Francisco city officials are considering a $15.1 million payout to the family of a woman who was struck... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Friday, when possible triple-digit... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Visitors Warned About Fake Park Ranger Posing in Spandex

Visitors Warned About Fake Park Ranger Posing in Spandex

Marin County Parks officials are cautioning visitors to the Blithedale Summit Open Space Preserve above Mill Valley... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

A San Rafael woman and her son were arrested on suspicion of DUI in Marin County on Tuesday, a California... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
SF Meets with USOC About 2024 Olympic Games

SF Meets with USOC About 2024 Olympic Games

Leaders from the four U.S. cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games will meet with Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
SJPD: Driver Ran Red Light, Causing Crash, Tried to Flee

SJPD: Driver Ran Red Light, Causing Crash, Tried to Flee

San Jose police say a driver ran a red light Thursday morning, causing a brutal crash, and then tried to flee... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Homeowner Kills Intruder Who Said She Was Pregnant

Homeowner Kills Intruder Who Said She Was Pregnant

A Long Beach homeowner has no regrets after shooting and killing a woman who said she was pregnant after he got into... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Firefighters Control 2-Alarm Fire at San Jose School

Firefighters Control 2-Alarm Fire at San Jose School

A school district superintendent said that a fire that damaged a South San Jose middle school Thursday... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Fire Near Six Flags Shuts Down Rides

Fire Near Six Flags Shuts Down Rides

A small brush fire shut down part of Six Flags Discovery Kingdom amusement park in Vallejo. The fire broke out about Read »

Jul 24, 2014
California Leaders to Crack Down on Hit-and-Runs

California Leaders to Crack Down on Hit-and-Runs

Los Angeles and California officials are teaming up to crack down on what some have called an... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Hidden, Loaded Shotgun Found by Kids at Santa Rosa School

Hidden, Loaded Shotgun Found by Kids at Santa Rosa School

Police on Wednesday retrieved a shotgun hidden at a Santa Rosa elementary school. Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
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