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Leland Yee Expected to Plead Not Guilty to RICO Charge
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Leland Yee Expected to Plead Not Guilty to RICO Charge

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee is expected to plead not guilty on Thursday - as he did before to previous allegations against him - on the newest racketeering charge, which carries a maximum 20-year sentence on that count alone. Read »

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Search Crews Find Missing Woodside Woman

Search Crews Find Missing Woodside Woman

Santa Clara County Sheriff's search and rescue crews found a missing 61-year-old woman early Thursday who... Read »

2 hours ago
No Cease-Fire Until Hamas Tunnels Destroyed: Israel

No Cease-Fire Until Hamas Tunnels Destroyed: Israel

Israel will not consider a cease-fire for Gaza until it has finished downing the network of tunnels in the... Read »

3 hours ago
Extreme Drought Spreads, Worsens in Parched California

Extreme Drought Spreads, Worsens in Parched California

Exceptional drought conditions expanded this week to include more than half of California, marking a... Read »

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5 Things to Know About New House GOP Leader McCarthy

5 Things to Know About New House GOP Leader McCarthy

House Republicans are set to get a new second-in-command this week, as Rep. Kevin McCarthy takes over Friday... Read »

4 minutes ago
Seattle Cop Wrote 80 Percent of City's Pot Tickets

Seattle Cop Wrote 80 Percent of City's Pot Tickets

A Seattle police officer has been reassigned after a review found he wrote about 80 percent of marijuana... Read »

22 minutes ago
Oakland A's Trade Cespedes For Lester, Gomes

Oakland A's Trade Cespedes For Lester, Gomes

The Oakland A's are trading fan favorite and slugger Yoenis Cespedes, the two-time Home Run Derby winner who helped... Read »

6 minutes ago
Holder: Police Should Carry Heroin Antidote

Holder: Police Should Carry Heroin Antidote

Attorney General Eric Holder said first responders should carry the heroin antidote naloxone, which can... Read »

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Our "Do Nothing Congress" By the Numbers

Click through for an infographic to see the 113th U.S. Congress, the "Do Nothing Congress," by... Read »

23 minutes ago
SF Restaurant Confused With No Noisy Kids Policy

SF Restaurant Confused With No Noisy Kids Policy

A San Francisco restaurant is facing a barrage of angry calls and emails from kid-loving customers who seem to have... Read »

46 minutes ago
U.N. Official Slams Israel, U.S. Over Gaza

U.N. Official Slams Israel, U.S. Over Gaza

The United Nations' senior human rights official said on Thursday she believed Israel was deliberately... Read »

14 minutes ago
South Bay Businessman Pleads No Contest to Felony Charges

South Bay Businessman Pleads No Contest to Felony Charges

South Bay auto dealer Ron Battistella could face 5 to 16 years in a California prison after pleading no... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Teen Tied Up During Home-Invasion Robbery in San Jose

Teen Tied Up During Home-Invasion Robbery in San Jose

The Almaden Valley neighborhood in San Jose is on alert following a home-invasion robbery Wednesday afternoon. Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Two former Taliban commanders told NBC News on Thursday that Bowe Bergdahl was walking alone and cursing... Read »

Jun 5, 2014
Wary Bay Area Winemakers Eye Next Year

Wary Bay Area Winemakers Eye Next Year

Another winter with little rain has taken its toll on those who depend on nature’s irrigation Watch »

3 hours ago
San Jose PD Might Eliminate Motorcycle Unit

San Jose PD Might Eliminate Motorcycle Unit

The San Jose Police Department is considering a plan to eliminate its motorcycle traffic unit and move the... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Man on FBI's Most Wanted List Surrenders in Mexico

Man on FBI's Most Wanted List Surrenders in Mexico

One of the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted surrendered in Mexico and has been returned to authorities in Louisiana, the bureau... Read »

3 hours ago
Ex-NYPD Cop Acquitted of Rape Sues Accuser, City

Ex-NYPD Cop Acquitted of Rape Sues Accuser, City

A former police officer acquitted of raping a drunk woman he helped get home has sued her and New York City. Kenneth Read »

3 hours ago
Latin American Diplomats Pull Out of Israel

Latin American Diplomats Pull Out of Israel

Latin American nations recalled their ambassadors from Israel this week, expressing their revulsion at the bloodshed... Read »

2 hours ago
Woman Choked With Rope in Daylight Attack : Police

Woman Choked With Rope in Daylight Attack : Police

A man is facing attempted murder charges after he allegedly attacked a woman in broad daylight and tried to strangle... Watch »

2 hours ago
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