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Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday
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Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Friday, when possible triple-digit temperatures and low winds are expected to create unhealthy pollution in the region. Read »

3 hours ago
Visitors Warned About Fake Park Ranger Posing in Spandex

Visitors Warned About Fake Park Ranger Posing in Spandex

Marin County Parks officials are cautioning visitors to the Blithedale Summit Open Space Preserve above Mill Valley... Read »

4 hours ago
Inside the Botched Execution of

Inside the Botched Execution of "Gasping" Arizona Killer

Convicted murderer Joseph Wood died while his attorney and an Arizona judge were in the middle of an emergency phone... Read »

2 hours ago
2 Women Convicted of Manslaughter in Deadly Nightclub Beating

2 Women Convicted of Manslaughter in Deadly Nightclub Beating

Two women were convicted of voluntary manslaughter Thursday in the beating death of a 23-year-old woman outside... Read »

3 minutes ago
SF Officials Mulling $15M Settlement in Bernal Heights Park Death

SF Officials Mulling $15M Settlement in Bernal Heights Park Death

San Francisco city officials are considering a $15.1 million payout to the family of a woman who was struck... Read »

36 minutes ago
American Airlines to Resume Israel Flights

American Airlines to Resume Israel Flights

American Airlines on Thursday said it will resume flights to Israel after federal authorities lifted a ban that had... Read »

2 hours ago
Proposed High-Speed Rail Route Through Pacheco Pass Upheld

Proposed High-Speed Rail Route Through Pacheco Pass Upheld

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California's bullet train project connecting the San Francisco... Read »

37 minutes ago
Wreckage Found After Jet Carrying 116 Vanishes: AP

Wreckage Found After Jet Carrying 116 Vanishes: AP

A commercial jetliner carrying 116 people is presumed to have crashed after it vanished from radar shortly... Read »

17 minutes ago
SF Meets with USOC About 2024 Olympic Games

SF Meets with USOC About 2024 Olympic Games

Leaders from the four U.S. cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games will meet with Watch »

5 hours ago
Fukushima Monkeys Show Signs of Radiation Exposure

Fukushima Monkeys Show Signs of Radiation Exposure

Wild monkeys that live near Fukushima — the scene of a nuclear power plant meltdown in 2011 — show signs... Read »

3 hours ago
1 Dead, 2 Hurt in Hospital Shooting Near Philadelphia

1 Dead, 2 Hurt in Hospital Shooting Near Philadelphia

A woman has been killed, a doctor shot and the suspect critically injured in a shooting inside a wellness center on... Watch »

16 minutes ago
Obama Concludes Cali Visit with Speech at LA College

Obama Concludes Cali Visit with Speech at LA College

President Barack Obama focused on the economy, jobs and growing the middle class during a speech at Los... Watch »

59 minutes ago
House Republican Suggests Returning D.C. to Md.

House Republican Suggests Returning D.C. to Md.

A House Republican who chairs a subcommittee overseeing the District of Columbia is suggesting giving most of... Read »

4 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
Glitch Crashes Global U.S. Passport, Visa Operations

Glitch Crashes Global U.S. Passport, Visa Operations

The State Department's global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, resulting in major delays... Read »

4 hours ago
Ousted Market Basket CEO Makes Offer to Buy Company

Ousted Market Basket CEO Makes Offer to Buy Company

Amid protests, walk-outs and boycotts of the Market Basket supermarket chain in Massachusetts, ousted Market Basket... Read »

4 hours ago
Obama Motorcade Delays Pregnant Woman in Labor: Witness

Obama Motorcade Delays Pregnant Woman in Labor: Witness

A woman who witnesses said appeared to be in labor was prevented from crossing a Los Angeles street... Watch »

48 minutes ago
SJPD: Driver Ran Red Light, Causing Crash, Tried to Flee

SJPD: Driver Ran Red Light, Causing Crash, Tried to Flee

San Jose police say a driver ran a red light Thursday morning, causing a brutal crash, and then tried to flee... Watch »

5 hours ago
Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

A San Rafael woman and her son were arrested on suspicion of DUI in Marin County on Tuesday, a California... Read »

4 hours ago
San Jose Marks 20th Homicide of 2014

San Jose Marks 20th Homicide of 2014

A man who was stabbed and shot on Sunday in West San Jose died Thursday morning, a police spokeswoman said, marking... Read »

6 hours ago
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