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Gov. Brown Signs Gun Restraining Order Bill
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Gov. Brown Signs Gun Restraining Order Bill

California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed. Read »

29 minutes ago
Gov. Brown Signs CA Statewide Ban on Plastic Bags

Gov. Brown Signs CA Statewide Ban on Plastic Bags

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. Read »

4 hours ago
1st Ebola Case Confirmed in U.S.: CDC

1st Ebola Case Confirmed in U.S.: CDC

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control... Read »

12 minutes ago
Accused White House Intruder Indicted by Grand Jury

Accused White House Intruder Indicted by Grand Jury

The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife was indicted on... Read »

2 minutes ago
BART to Try Out More Late-Night Buses

BART to Try Out More Late-Night Buses

The "long-standing problem" of no way to get across the bay aside from a car or bus after the last... Read »

35 minutes ago
Police: Shots Fired at Ky. School, Suspect Caught

Police: Shots Fired at Ky. School, Suspect Caught

Louisville police say they have arrested a juvenile in the shooting of a high school student that prompted... Read »

17 minutes ago
SJ's 29th Homicide Victim Shot While Relative Parked Car

SJ's 29th Homicide Victim Shot While Relative Parked Car

San Jose police on Tuesday identified the city's 29th homicide victim of the year as 24-year-old Richard Watkins of... Read »

31 minutes ago
Wife Pleads to ISIS for Release of Husband Alan Henning

Wife Pleads to ISIS for Release of Husband Alan Henning

The wife of a British aid worker held hostage by ISIS, Alan Henning, pleaded on video Tuesday for his release. Read »

4 hours ago
Real Estate Agent Beverly Carter's Body Found

Real Estate Agent Beverly Carter's Body Found

The body of missing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter was discovered in a shallow grave in Carbot... Read »

3 hours ago
Britain Launches 1st Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq

Britain Launches 1st Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq

The United Kingdom launched their first airstrikes against Islamic militants in Iraq on Tuesday, officials said. Read »

3 hours ago
Giants Hosting Wild Card Game Rally, Viewing Party

Giants Hosting Wild Card Game Rally, Viewing Party

The San Francisco Giants may be in Pittsburgh for their winner-take-all Wild Card Game, but the lights will be... Read »

3 hours ago
Backlog at Palo Alto VA Hospital Has Vets Waiting

Backlog at Palo Alto VA Hospital Has Vets Waiting

Patient logs show that many veterans have to wait 6 months or longer for dental prosthetics. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Car Hits 18-Year-Old Woman Near San Jose School

Car Hits 18-Year-Old Woman Near San Jose School

A vehicle struck an 18-year-old woman near an elementary school in East San Jose Tuesday morning, a fire dispatcher... Read »

3 hours ago
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
Police Find Pipe Bombs in Manhunt for Barracks Ambush Suspect

Police Find Pipe Bombs in Manhunt for Barracks Ambush Suspect

State police searching for a man accused of killing a state trooper in a barracks ambush say they found two... Read »

59 minutes ago
Fraud Suspect Who Befriended Homeowner Arrested

Fraud Suspect Who Befriended Homeowner Arrested

A man wanted in connection with a sex crime in Oklahoma has been arrested in Palo Alto, after police say... Watch »

6 hours ago
Gaza Cease-Fire Holds as Peace Talks Re-Open in Cairo

Gaza Cease-Fire Holds as Peace Talks Re-Open in Cairo

Israeli and Palestinian delegations in Cairo have accepted an Egyptian proposal for a 72-hour cease-fire to the war... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Brothers Free After 1989 Cold Case Dismissed: DA

Brothers Free After 1989 Cold Case Dismissed: DA

In a stunning development, the Santa Clara County District Attorney on Tuesday announced prosecutors dropped... Watch »

2 hours ago
Feds to Help Fight Crime in Oakland, Richmond

Feds to Help Fight Crime in Oakland, Richmond

Ongoing efforts to reduce high crime rates in Oakland and Richmond will be helped by a new federal initiative... Read »

3 hours ago
Lester Craves Postseason Spotlight

Lester Craves Postseason Spotlight

The A’s face a one-game win-or-go home scenario against a team that beat them five times in seven... Read »

6 hours ago
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