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Drowned Syrian Toddlers' Family Had Not Applied for Canada Entry

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Showers, Visitors Back as San Quentin Prison Manages Legionnaires' Disease

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Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain officials on Thursday honored two sheriff's deputies who pulled a man out of a car mere seconds before a train slammed into it.

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Student Sexually Assaulted in Napa Valley College Campus Bathroom: Police

Student Sexually Assaulted in Napa Valley College Campus Bathroom: Police

Napa Valley College police are seeking a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted a female student inside a women's bathroom on campus Monday, police announced Wednesday. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain on Thursday recognized two sheriff's deputies who pulled a man out of a car mere seconds before a train slammed into it.

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670-Acre Elk Fire in Hard-Hit Lake County is 25 Percent Contained: Cal Fire

670-Acre Elk Fire in Hard-Hit Lake County is 25 Percent Contained: Cal Fire

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Joe Biden's Family Will Decide If He Runs for President in 2016

Joe Biden's Family Will Decide If He Runs for President in 2016

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday night he "will not hesitate" to run for president next year — but only if his family is up to it. "I'll be straightforward with you: The most relevant factor in my decision...

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Couple Suing Kentucky Clerk Plan to Wed on Friday

Couple Suing Kentucky Clerk Plan to Wed on Friday

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Rep. Honda Under Ethics Panel Investigation

Rep. Honda Under Ethics Panel Investigation

NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston discusses possibilities for the South Bay congressman and his upcoming re-election campaign.

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Joe Biden's Family Will Decide If He Runs for President in 2016

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Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain Board Honors Heroic Sheriff's Deputies

Caltrain officials on Thursday honored two sheriff's deputies who pulled a man out of a car mere seconds before a train slammed into it.