Sep 17, 2014

Groundwater Levels Plummet in Crucial LA County Basins

Groundwater Levels Plummet in Crucial LA County Basins

New laws intended to safeguard California's dwindling groundwater largely exclude crucial basins in Los Angeles and Orange counties, on the grounds that local monitoring systems for them are already in

Sep 17, 2014

Iran's President Speaks in Exclusive NBC Interview

Iran's President Speaks in Exclusive NBC Interview

In this exclusive interview with NBC's Ann Curry, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani talks about his country's involvement in the fight against ISIS, possible cooperation with the United States and ongoing nuclear...

Sep 17, 2014

Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story

Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story

A surfer with a board broken almost neatly in half is still claiming to have been attacked by a great white shark.

Sep 17, 2014

Air Force: "So Help Me God" in Oath Is Optional

Air Force: "So Help Me God" in Oath Is Optional

Airmen taking their enlistment or officer appointment oaths can omit the words "so help me God" if they choose, Air Force officials announced Wednesday. The policy change comes after an atheist airman at Creech...

Sep 17, 2014

SF DA's Office Turns to Aid Dog to Help Victims, Witnesses

SF DA's Office Turns to Aid Dog to Help Victims, Witnesses

A Golden Retriever is on hand at the San Francisco District Attorney's Office, which is providing the pup to crime victims who will be helped by its presence to give testimony.

Sep 17, 2014

Drag Queens Meet With Facebook Over Names Policy

Drag Queens Meet With Facebook Over Names Policy

Some Bay Area drag queens say they are "disappointed" with the lack of progress made at Wednesday's meeting with Facebook over concerns raised about the social networking site's "real names" policy. Scott Budman

Sep 17, 2014

Odile's Heavy Rains Causing Headaches in Arizona

Odile's Heavy Rains Causing Headaches in Arizona

As more than 6,000 firefighters battle 11 major wildfires in drought-stricken California, heavy rain hit the desert Southwest on Wednesday, triggering major flooding and the chance of mudslides, NBC...

Sep 17, 2014

Netflix CEO Joins Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley Board

Netflix CEO Joins Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley Board

A Silicon Valley community giant has joined forces with a tech giant. The Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley announced Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has joined its Board of Directors.

Sep 17, 2014

Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, Joins Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley Board of Directors

Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, Joins Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley Board of Directors

A Silicon Valley community giant has joined forces with a tech giant. The Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley announced Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has joined its Board of Directors. Damian Trujillo reports.

Sep 17, 2014

Brown Signs Ride-Sharing Insurance Legislation

Brown Signs Ride-Sharing Insurance Legislation

Drivers for ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft must carry minimum levels of insurance under legislation that will take effect next July.

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Doorstep Package Thefts Put SJ Neighborhood on Alert

Doorstep Package Thefts Put SJ Neighborhood on Alert

A San Jose neighborhood is on alert after neighbors report packages left on doorsteps have been stolen -- sometimes minutes after being delivered.

King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

The King Fire was still raging out of control in Pollock Pines, 60 miles east of Sacramento, on Wednesday evening, as more than 2,500 firefighters battled the blaze, which grew by thousands of acres...

Police Say Girl, Mother Surviving Hit-and-Run Crash a "Miracle"

Police Say Girl, Mother Surviving Hit-and-Run Crash a "Miracle"

Police are calling it a miracle. A 24-year-old woman and her daughter were struck by a hit-and-run driver after they tried to run across a major highway that runs through

Sports Programs Turning to Crowdfunding After Budget Cuts

Sports Programs Turning to Crowdfunding After Budget Cuts

Cuts to sports programs in schools have forced some teams to get creative while fundraising. New numbers show more teams are turning to crowdfunding.

Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in July involving a woman and an 18-month-old child, the latest...

Deputies Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Females

Deputies Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Females

The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office is investigating two reports of a man flashing his genitals and masturbating in front of females near a beach area south of Santa Cruz, deputies said Wednesday.