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Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:13 PM PDT

Dozens Gather to Protest Contra Costa Sheriff on Sanctuary

Dozens Gather to Protest Contra Costa Sheriff on Sanctuary

Dozens of protesters gathered in Martinez on Wednesday evening, and their target was a top law enforcement official who does not agree with a bill that would prevent his office from cooperating with federal...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 07:40 AM PDT

SF Supervisors Mull Equipping Jail Deputies With Body Cameras

SF Supervisors Mull Equipping Jail Deputies With Body Cameras

The San Francisco Sheriff’s Office on Thursday will ask the city’s Board of Supervisors to fund a pilot program that would equip 30 deputies with body cameras and then expand to all 850. Pete Suratos...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:03 PM PDT

Fight Against Trump's Executive Order on Sanctuary Cities

Fight Against Trump's Executive Order on Sanctuary Cities

Bay Area city leaders and groups are forming a united front against President Donald Trump's executive orders on sanctuary cities.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:34 PM PDT

Judge Allows CA High-Speed Rail Funding to Continue

Judge Allows CA High-Speed Rail Funding to Continue<br />

A judge rejected opponents' latest attempt to stall California's $64 billion high-speed rail project Wednesday, but will consider their arguments before the state issues voter-approved bonds next month.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 09:40 AM PDT

Bay Area Security Ramps Up Following Attacks in London

Bay Area Security Ramps Up Following Attacks in London

Authorities in the Bay Area on Wednesday boosted security in response to the possible "terrorist incident" in London.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 05:23 PM PDT

Alaska Airlines Will Drop Virgin America Name

Alaska Airlines Will Drop Virgin America Name

Alaska Airlines on Wednesday announced it will be dropping Virgin America’s brand name in 2019. But Virgin's trademark mood lighting will stay.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:36 PM PDT

Senior Seal Celebrates Birthday

Senior Seal Celebrates Birthday

Shelby the harbor seal celebrated her 21st birthday at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. Seals in the wild have an average lifespan of about 15 years, so she’s a senior citizen in the seal world....

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:49 PM PDT

Richmond Sues Trump Over Executive Order on Sanctuary Cities

Richmond Sues Trump Over Executive Order on Sanctuary Cities

The City of Richmond announced plans Wednesday to file a lawsuit against President Donald Trump and members of his administration over the Executive Order that promises to gut federal funding from sanctuary...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 01:28 AM PDT

Remains of Woman Who Disappeared While Shopping Identified

Remains of Woman Who Disappeared While Shopping Identified

The Los Angeles County coroner's office confirmed Wednesday that remains found in Santa Clarita are that of a woman who went missing outside a Reseda Goodwill store in January.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 09:28 PM PDT

Pursuit Ends When Sheriff's Vehicles Surround Suspect's Car

Pursuit Ends When Sheriff's Vehicles Surround Suspect's Car

A pursuit full of twists and turns came to an end Wednesday evening when the suspect was surrounded by law enforcement vehicles.

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