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School District Hires P.I. To Oust Live-In Nanny's Daughter

School District Hires P.I. To Oust Live-In Nanny's Daughter

The Orinda Union School District is kicking a 7-year old second-grader out of school after hiring a private investigator who determined that the daughter of a live-in nanny does not live in the district.

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Death of SF Jail Inmate Questioned

Death of SF Jail Inmate Questioned

Did a jail inmate in San Francisco kill himself, or did the jail mishandle a mentally-ill man with suicidal tendencies?

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Canada Trying to Lure Silicon Valley Based-Expats Home

Canada Trying to Lure Silicon Valley Based-Expats Home

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Killer May Be Targeting Homeless in Atlanta: Police

Killer May Be Targeting Homeless in Atlanta: Police

Atlanta police said two men were found shot in separate incidents this week and the killer is suspected to be targeting the homeless community, NBC affiliate WXIA reported.

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Seahawks' Richard Sherman: 49ers Fans Are "Mediocre"

Seahawks' Richard Sherman: 49ers Fans Are "Mediocre"

The best shutdown cornerback on the field Thursday was the Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman, who is quickly becoming the 49ers' nemesis.

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150 Cars Show Up for "Sideshow" at Port of Oakland

150 drivers showed up at the Port of Oakland to drive recklessly and do doughnuts... See Full Gallery

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By Daniel Sircar

Ferguson Protesters Disrupt BART Service

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Kids in NY Buried by Snow Plow Heard Rescuers Calling

Kids in NY Buried by Snow Plow Heard Rescuers Calling

Two boys trapped in a snow pile in Newburgh, New York, for more than seven hours say they heard their friends and family calling for them but couldn't answer loudly enough. Cousins 11-year-old Elijah Martinez...

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Ray Rice Wins Appeal, Suspension "Vacated Immediately"

Ray Rice Wins Appeal, Suspension "Vacated Immediately"

Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, the players' union said Friday. An NFL Players Association spokesman told The Associated Press confirmed in an email that "the suspension has...

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"Star Wars" Teaser Trailer Released

"Star Wars" Teaser Trailer Released

The trailer for the new Star Wars film, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," aka Episode VII of George Lucas' cult sci-fi film series has been released.

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Activists Protest at Union Square on Black Friday

Activists Protest at Union Square on Black Friday

Citizens protesting a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old man in Ferguson, Missouri gathered at San Francisco's Union Square Friday evening amid...

#Blackout Black Friday Protest Shuts Down BART

#Blackout Black Friday Protest Shuts Down BART

Protesters shut BART down on Friday, hoping to block passage and shopping for four hours - the time 18-year-old Michael Brown's corpse lay in the street in Ferguson after a police officer fatally shot him this...

California's Severe Drought Impacting Quality of Christmas Trees

California's Severe Drought Impacting Quality of Christmas Trees

The day after Thanksgiving generally means the hunt is on for the best Christmas tree. But California's severe drought has some tree farms warning customers that they may not see the quality they have in past...

Palo Alto Detective Sends Photo of Suspect From Her Phone

Palo Alto Detective Sends Photo of Suspect From Her Phone

A Palo Alto police detective texted a photo of a "scantily clad" female suspect to a supervisor for no legitimate law enforcement reason and the supervisor took more than two weeks to report it, a police auditor...

Burger King Owner Finds $100K in Backpack Left in Store

Burger King Owner Finds $100K in Backpack Left in Store

A Burger King owner found a backpack with $100,000 inside. He immediately called police to return it.

CHP Didn't "Physically Take Anyone Into Custody" at "Sideshow"

CHP Didn't "Physically Take Anyone Into Custody" at "Sideshow"

Despite 150 drivers showing up at the Port of Oakland to drive recklessly and do doughnuts during an illegal "sideshow,' the California Highway Patrol on Friday took no one into physical custody.