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Angel Island Closed This Weekend Due to Waste Water Overflow

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Flu Widespread in 29 States, CDC Says

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Police Search for Gunman, School Lockdowns Lifted

Police Search for Gunman, School Lockdowns Lifted

San Jose police searched for a gunman early Friday morning, which prompted three nearby schools to be locked down, and also investigated why a car crashed into an elementary school in an unrelated event...

12M Calif. Expected to Travel During Holidays: AAA

12M Calif. Expected to Travel During Holidays: AAA

Californians should be hitting the roads, rails, and runways in record numbers this holiday season, all in an effort to strap on their skis or sip egg nog with Uncle Lou.

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Wetter Than Usual Start to New Year in California Predicted

Federal scientists say there is a 75 percent chance of average or above-average precipitation between January and the end of March for California.

"Wishing Tree" Spreads Holiday Spirit

"Wishing Tree" Spreads Holiday Spirit

Four years ago, Vanessa Sabarese read a book about the power of wish-making to change one's life. It's a lesson she has been sharing with her Noe Valley neighbors with great success.

5 Key Points From Obama's Year-End Presser

5 Key Points From Obama's Year-End Presser

President Obama said Sony Pictures Entertainment had made a mistake pulling the movie “The Interview," and defended normalizing relations with Cuba in his last press conference of the year before heading...

Twitter Up, Facebook Down For U.S. Teens

Twitter Up, Facebook Down For U.S. Teens

For the third year in a row, fewer American teens are Facebook users.