<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usWed, 28 Jun 2017 19:21:50 -0700Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:21:50 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Gunman Skipped Metal Detectors at UPS Facility: Sources]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:41:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Gunman_Skipped_Metal_Detectors_at_UPS_Facility__Sources.jpg
The gunman who killed three co-workers at the UPS facility in San Francisco's Potrero Hill walked around a security checkpoint before entering the building, sources tell NBC Bay Area.]]>
<![CDATA[Pending Settlement Tied to SF's Sanctuary City Policy]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:31:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Pending_Settlement_Tied_to_SF_s_Sanctuary_City_Policy.jpg
A new problem involving San Francisco's Sanctuary City policy has come to light. The city could be forced to shell out nearly tens of thousands of dollars to a man who claims police violated the policy...]]>
<![CDATA[Thief Targeting Yoga, Fitness Studios Across Bay Area]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:54:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/217*120/0628-2017-YogaSuspect2.jpg
Police are searching for a thief who is targeting small fitness studios across the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Theatre Remains Closed Following Historic Floods]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:20:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/San_Jose_Theatre_Remains_Closed_Following_Historic_Floods.jpg
The February floods that hit San Jose forced a community theatre group to cancel the rest of their current season. And now, they may have to cancel even more performances. Rick Boone reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Pit Bull Recovering After Found Badly Injured in Palo Alto]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:47:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0628-2017-PitBull.jpg
The Peninsula Humane Society is asking for help following a disturbing case of animal abuse.

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<![CDATA[Cal Fire, SJFD Responding to Brush Fire]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:14:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0628-2017-SSJ-Brush.jpg
Cal Fire and San Jose Fire Department crews are responding to a brush fire that has burned at least 15 acres in South San Jose.

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<![CDATA[Top Bay Area Festivals and Fairs to Attend Over the Summer]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:30:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/summer6.jpg
If looking to explore some of the different happenings, here are the top festivals and fairs to check out this summer across the Bay.

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<![CDATA[Shooting Kills Man, Injures Woman in San Jose]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:19:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/IMG_14602.JPG
Police are investigating a shooting in San Jose's Santee neighborhood which left a man dead and a woman injured Wednesday morning.
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<![CDATA[Replay: Watch and Relive the Warriors Parade]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:48:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-696389546_594_screen.jpg
If you missed out on the Warriors Championship Parade or want to relive the celebration, we got you covered. Watch highlights of players celebrating with Dub Nation and the team's rally in Oakland.

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<![CDATA[East Bay's Famous Fairytale Home Hits the Market ]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:18:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fairytale+outside.jpg

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<![CDATA[Housing Market is Leaving Bay Area Millennials Stuck at Home]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:10:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/millennials-generacion-y-trabajo-en-casa-hogar-paterno.jpg
San Jose has seen the largest decline in millennial home ownership in the nation. Between 2005 and 2015, there has been a 34.8 percent drop within this buying bracket.

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<![CDATA[Consumers Say Health Club Misled Them]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:05:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0628-2017-FitnessClub.jpg
Consumers say a local health club sold them one thing, but billed them for something more expensive. And it put them on the hook for thousands of dollars.

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<![CDATA[Fourth of July Festivities Around the Bay Area]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:29:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-71370037.jpg
While this year’s Independence Day falls on a Tuesday, families still have a plethora of events they can attend around the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[SF Launches New Bike Sharing Program Called Ford GoBike]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:20:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Bike_Share_Launch.jpg
San Francisco launches a new bike sharing system. It's called the Ford Go-Bike. Ford designed the bikes used in the system, which were made with the Bay Area's tough hills in mind. The system even works with the]]>
<![CDATA[Janikowski Wants to Have a Super Season]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:20:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/sebbbbjannnn.jpg
Janikowski believes the Raiders are a playoff team, but says just reaching the postseason isn't enough in 2017]]>
<![CDATA[49ers Camp: Competition Wide Open at Cornerback]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:22:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/Rasharddd.jpg
Niners GM John Lynch says Robinson, in his second year, looks like the team's best cornerback so far

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Squares Off With State Over Waterfront Ballot Measure]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:39:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Waterfront_Building_Fight.jpg
Supporters of Proposition B say this is all about putting the power in the hands of the voters when it comes preserving the views of the waterfront but Wednesday's court could decide. Pete Suratos reports.]]>
<![CDATA[BART Finishes Installing Security Cameras on Trains]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 06:59:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BART_Security_Camera_Installations.jpg
BART finishes installing security cameras on it's fleet of trains. Bob Redell reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Former NFL Stars Come Out for Pro Flag Football Launch]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:11:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Would_You_Watch_Ex_Stars_Come_Out_for_Pro_Flag_Football_Laun.jpg
<![CDATA[Deputy Superintendent Gary Waddell Runs for Superintendent]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:06:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/230*120/Resized.jpg
Deputy Superintendent Gary Waddell has announced his candidacy for San Mateo County Superintendent of Schools following Superintendent Anne Campbell decision to not seek reelection.

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<![CDATA[State Budget to Send More Funds to San Jose Flood Victims]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:04:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/State_Budget_to_Send_More_Funds_to_San_Jose_Flood_Victims.jpg
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said Tuesday he's thrilled more relief is on the way for flood victims in his city. Gov. Jerry Brown signed his $125 billion budget for the next fiscal year, and as expected,...]]>
<![CDATA[Robbery Suspect Steals Marijuana, Evades Police in Belmont]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:16:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/police-lights-generic-crop.jpg
Police asked residents in a Belmont neighborhood to shelter in place briefly Tuesday evening as they searched for a robbery suspect who was still on the loose late Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[SF Eviction Crackdown Passes After Investigative Unit Series]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:02:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sf+board-0627.jpg
With a unanimous vote approving significant changes to the city’s rent ordinance, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors signaled Tuesday it intends to crack down on landlords who illegally evict tenants...

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<![CDATA[Band Ready to Quit After SF Break-In But Gets a Little Help]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:46:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sweet+crude-0627.jpg
The show must go on. A band from New Orleans took the stage in Petaluma on Tuesday night, just hours after losing their equipment and belongings after their van was broken into in San Francisco.

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<![CDATA[9 Injured in Muni Bus Crash in SF's Castro District]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:49:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Muni_Bus_Crash_Investigation.jpg
At least nine people were hospitalized after a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency bus collided with a truck Tuesday evening in the city's Duboce Triangle neighborhood.]]>
<![CDATA[BART Recovers From Delays After Gunman Reports Prove False]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:01:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bart-generic.jpg
BART trains were briefly delayed Tuesday night at the West Oakland station after police received a report of a possible gunman at the station, according to BART.

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<![CDATA[Strange Gelatinous Sea Creatures Invade Monterey Bay]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:44:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cucumber-image-crop.jpg
The animals look harmless, but they have caused issues within the fishing communities and may also be a sign of a more ominous issue.

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<![CDATA[Palo Alto Leaders Consider Big Jump in Cost of Parking]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:01:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pa+parking-0627.jpg
Downtown Palo Alto parking, already a harrowing and costly endeavor, is about to get more expensive.

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<![CDATA[9 Injured in Muni Bus Crash in SF's Castro District]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:53:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/muni+bus-0627.jpg
At least 9 people were hospitalized after a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency bus collided with a truck this evening in the city's Duboce Triangle neighborhood.]]>
<![CDATA[Compromise Reached in Castro Valley Caged Birds Case]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:02:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cv+birds-0613.jpg
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office appears to have reached a compromise with a Castro Valley homeowner who was keeping an estimated 500 caged birds on her property.

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<![CDATA[Site for New Morgan Hill Elementary School Contaminated]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:11:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mh+school-0627.jpg
Plans are moving forward to build a new elementary school in Morgan Hill, despite a long controversy over a toxic pesticide in the soil.

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<![CDATA[Parents Angry About Reporting Lapse in Case of SJ Swim Coach]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:20:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/swim+coach-0627.jpg
More troubling allegations surfaced Tuesday evening in the case of a San Jose swim coach charged with annoying or molesting some of his underage swimmers.

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<![CDATA[Sen. Feinstein Sends Rallying Cry For Marine Sanctuaries]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:03:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/171*120/feinstein-0627.jpg
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is urging Californians to be heard when it comes to preserving the state's marine sanctuaries.

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<![CDATA[Dad Applauds Insurance Coverage Amid Health Care Battle]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:04:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Hospital-452415163.jpg
Silicon Valley exec Ken Norton lost his son Riley to a severe and preexisting heart condition in 2014.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Minimum Wage Jumps to $14/Hour on Saturday]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:27:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/20160621+money+coins+minimum+wage.jpg
San Francisco's minimum wage will increase to $14 an hour this Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[This Summer to Be Warmer Than Usual, NWS Predicts]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:53:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/Generic+Sun+Generic+Hot+Generic+Hot+Sun.JPG
Forecasters are predicting a hotter than usual summer for nearly the entire country.

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<![CDATA[Brown Signs $125 Billion Budget Boosting Education Funds]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:46:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/173*120/gov+brown-0627.jpg
Gov. Jerry Brown signed a $125 billion California budget Tuesday that gives doctors and dentists a raise while increasing funding for education and social services.

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<![CDATA[Battle Continues Over Dividing East Bay School District]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:40:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mdusd-0626.jpg
A large East Bay school district is setting the stage for what appears to be a nasty divorce.

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<![CDATA[Daily Concerts, Festivals and More on the Peninsula]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:36:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/day3outsidelands+%2824%29.jpg
Summer is here and the Peninsula’s lush parks, sprawling coastline and free musical numbers are calling your name. Check out this list of activities and events on the San Francisco Peninsula.
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<![CDATA[Golden Gate Bridge Toll Prices Set to Increase]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:49:01 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-543435346.jpg
Heads up, drivers. Crossing the Golden Gate Bridge is about to get more expensive.

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<![CDATA[For Summer of Love, Animal Shelter Waives Adoption Fees]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:08:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/aniaml+shelter.jpg
In a push to clear out shelters before July 4, one of the busiest intake days of the year, Contra Costa County Animal Services has waived all pet adoption fees through July 8.

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<![CDATA[Summer Boating Safety Tips From the U.S. Coast Guard]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:50:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/COASTGUARD-1.JPG
It’s summer – which means it's boating season. Boating, kayaking and canoeing in the San Francisco Bay can be a lot of fun, but with it comes some basic boating safety principles.The U.S.

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<![CDATA[Racial Bias Persists in SF's Criminal Justice System: Study]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:38:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sfpd-generic-san-francisco-police.jpg
Racial disparities continue to persist in San Francisco's criminal justice system, according to a study reported by the San Francisco Examiner.

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<![CDATA[Former AC Transit CFO Convicted of Stealing From Church]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:39:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/04-15-2014-lewis-clinton.jpg
Former Alameda-Contra Costa Transit chief financial officer Lewis Clinton was convicted Monday of four counts of grand theft and other charges for stealing more than $500,000 from one of Oakland's largest...

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