Nov 27, 2014

LAPD to Release Michael Brown Demonstrators on Thanksgiving

LAPD to Release Michael Brown Demonstrators on Thanksgiving

The 70 or so Ferguson demonstrators who remained jailed Thursday after the arrest of about 175 Wednesday night in downtown Los Angeles will be released by Thanksgiving dinner, LAPD said.

Nov 27, 2014

CHP Arrest Driver on DUI, Menlo Park Man Killed

CHP Arrest Driver on DUI, Menlo Park Man Killed

One person was arrested on suspicion of DUI in one of three collisions, one of which was fatal, on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward early Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

Nov 27, 2014

Seattle Police Find Weapons, Explosives During Protest

Seattle Police Find Weapons, Explosives During Protest

A man arrested during Monday night's Ferguson-related protest in Seattle faces several charges after police say they uncovered a cache of weapons, ammunition and explosives in his backpack and car, NBC...

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Papal Trip to Turkish Palace Stirs Controversy

Papal Trip to Turkish Palace Stirs Controversy

Despite advocating austerity and condemning greed, Pope Francis is scheduled to visit a new $615-million palace seen by many Turks as a symbol of excess and their president's autocratic rule, NBC News reported.

4 hours ago

Baby Gorilla Death Prompts Changes at SF Zoo

Baby Gorilla Death Prompts Changes at SF Zoo

San Francisco Zoo officials say that in the wake of a baby gorilla death the zoo will retrofit its 30-year-old gorilla enclosure doors.

Nov 27, 2014

Soccer Legend Pele Hospitalized in Brazil

Soccer Legend Pele Hospitalized in Brazil

Brazilian great Pele, who is being treated for a urinary tract infection, is in good condition and is expected to leave the hospital in the next few days, his spokesman said Thursday, The Associated Press...

4 hours ago

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County rancher John Wick has a keen interest in composting as a miracle cure for what he sees as solving the Earth’s climate woes.

2 hours ago

Celebrities Tweet What They're Thankful For

Celebrities Tweet What They're Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving! See your favorite celebrities post about what they are most thankful for.

Nov 27, 2014

2 American Soldiers Killed in Kabul Identified

2 American Soldiers Killed in Kabul Identified

The two American soldiers killed Monday by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan were a command sergeant major and a decorated paratrooper, the Defense Department announced Wednesday.

Nov 27, 2014

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Home After Heart Procedure

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Home After Heart Procedure

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a stent implanted in her heart Wednesday morning after she experienced discomfort during exercise, according to the Supreme Court.

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Oakland Residents Fed Up With Destructive Protests

Oakland Residents Fed Up With Destructive Protests

Three nights of protests have left much of downtown Oakland boarded up and littered with graffiti. The vandalism has also left children who live and visit the city feeling trampled on.

Couple Robbed, Kidnapped at Gunpoint in Berkeley

Couple Robbed, Kidnapped at Gunpoint in Berkeley

A couple sitting in a car at a Berkeley overlook early Thursday were robbed at gunpoint and kidnapped, according to University of California at Berkeley police.

150 Cars Show Up for "Sideshow" Near Ferguson Protests

150 Cars Show Up for "Sideshow" Near Ferguson Protests

As protesters marched and looted in Oakland Wednesday night to demonstrate their frustration with a grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, an estimated 200 people created havoc nearby, spinning their cars in...

Attorney General Warns of Scams in Wake of Immigration Policy

Attorney General Warns of Scams in Wake of Immigration Policy

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is warning people who need legal advice about immigration to beware of con artists who may be operating scams in the wake of President Obama's new immigration policy.

Family Calls on Disney to Add Characters with Disabilities

Family Calls on Disney to Add Characters with Disabilities

A San Francisco family traveled to Disney's Southern California Headquarters Wednesday to deliver a petition with more than 75,000 signatures calling on Disney to create characters with Down syndrome and...

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County Rancher Sees Compost as Miracle Cure

Marin County rancher John Wick has a keen interest in composting as a miracle cure for what he sees as solving the Earth’s climate woes.