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SJPD Officer Had Pot in Storage Locker: DA
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SJPD Officer Had Pot in Storage Locker: DA

A San Jose police officer has been charged with possessing large amounts of marijuana after it was found in a storage unit he rented out, the Santa Clara County Deputy District Attorney Office said Friday. Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Nearly 1,400 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

Nearly 1,400 Dead in Nepal Quake: Reports

A violent 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday destroyed ancient temples, triggered an avalanche... Read »

2 hours ago
Nepal Earthquake May Have Caused Mt. Everest's Deadliest Day

Nepal Earthquake May Have Caused Mt. Everest's Deadliest Day

Saturday's massive earthquake in Nepal killed at least 1,130 people, destroyed historic temples and sent an avalanc... Read »

2 hours ago
Tornado Levels Illinois Town, Killing 2

Tornado Levels Illinois Town, Killing 2

A deadly and devastating tornado tore through a northwest Chicago suburb Thursday evening, killing at least two... Watch »

Apr 10, 2015
Google Exec ID'd in Deadly Mt. Everest Avalanche

Google Exec ID'd in Deadly Mt. Everest Avalanche

A Google executive has been confirmed dead in an avalanche at Mount Everest triggered by a massive magnitude-7.8... Read »

47 minutes ago
How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

Survivors of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that ravaged Nepal and devastated neighboring countries were still picking... Read »

41 minutes ago
WATCH: White House Correspondents' Dinner

WATCH: White House Correspondents' Dinner

Get ready for a healthy dose of political barbs and celebrity-gazing in the nation' capital. If it's spring in Wash... Read »

2 hours ago
BART Halts Service From Fruitvale to Coliseum Station

BART Halts Service From Fruitvale to Coliseum Station

BART officials will shut down service between the Fruitvale and Coliseum stations in Oakland this weekend for plann... Read »

3 hours ago
Early Morning Fire at Party Destroys Home in Walnut Creek

Early Morning Fire at Party Destroys Home in Walnut Creek

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm residential structure fire at the scene of a teenage party in Walnut Creek... Read »

4 hours ago
Ferguson Grand Jury Records Not Approved for Release

Ferguson Grand Jury Records Not Approved for Release

The prosecutor overseeing the Ferguson grand jury hearing the Michael Brown case took the rare step of recording and... Watch »

Nov 23, 2014
Twittersphere: NBC Bay Area, Telemundo Staff at Comcast Cares Day

Twittersphere: NBC Bay Area, Telemundo Staff at Comcast Cares Day

NBC Bay Area and Telemundo employees are rolling up their sleeves to volunteer and make a difference in the communi... Read »

4 hours ago
SoCal Firefighters on Standby for Nepal Deployment

SoCal Firefighters on Standby for Nepal Deployment

An elite search and rescue team of Southern California firefighters was on alert to rush to Nepal, which was ravaged... 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 his countr... Read »

Jun 5, 2014
Questions Arise After Ind. School Stage Collapse

Questions Arise After Ind. School Stage Collapse

The superintendent of an Indiana school district where a stage collapsed, injuring 16 high school students when they... Watch »

4 hours ago
Quake Triggers Deadly Mount Everest Avalanche

Quake Triggers Deadly Mount Everest Avalanche

An avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake in Nepal smashed into a base camp at the foothills of Mount Everest... Read »

31 minutes 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
New Violence Spurs Fears of ISIS's Expansion

New Violence Spurs Fears of ISIS's Expansion

U.S. counterterrorism officials are increasingly concerned that the Islamist terror group ISIS is "metastaizing"... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Japanese Police Arrest Suspect in Drone Landing

Japanese Police Arrest Suspect in Drone Landing

Japanese police on Friday arrested the man who claimed to have landed a drone with trace amounts of radiation onto... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Southwest Flight Diverts to Denver After

Southwest Flight Diverts to Denver After "Pressurization Issue"

A Southwest Airlines flight traveling from Las Vegas to Milwaukee on Friday night was forced to divert to Denver... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

Wildfires Threaten $269 Billion in Home Damage: Experts

As wildfire season looms in the western U.S., more than 1.1 million properties are at risk — and a new study sugges... Read »

Apr 24, 2015

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