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Woman's Body Found in San Jose Church Parking Lot
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Woman's Body Found in San Jose Church Parking Lot

San Jose police found a woman's body inside a car sitting in a church parking lot Thursday morning, and have deemed the case "suspicious." Watch »

5 hours ago
Menlo Park Residents Asked to Cut Water Use by 30 Percent

Menlo Park Residents Asked to Cut Water Use by 30 Percent

Menlo Park is responding to the state's call to conserve more water during the severe drought by implementing... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Family of Uzi Mishap Victim Doesn’t Blame Girl

Family of Uzi Mishap Victim Doesn’t Blame Girl

The family of the Arizona shooting range instructor killed while teaching a 9-year-old girl to shoot an Uzi... Read »

35 minutes ago
Evidence Suggests Russia Is Fighting in Ukraine

Evidence Suggests Russia Is Fighting in Ukraine

Russia is launching an invasion, or at least an incursion, into Ukraine, evidence shows, NBC News reported. Read »

2 minutes ago
Death Toll in Ukraine Clashes Hits 2,593: U.N. Official

Death Toll in Ukraine Clashes Hits 2,593: U.N. Official

A total of 2,593 people, including civilians as well as Ukrainian and separatist combatants, have died in clashes in... Read »

2 hours ago
3 Million in Syria Flee Amid

3 Million in Syria Flee Amid "Humanitarian Emergency"

More than three million people have fled Syria’s civil war, the United Nations’ refugee agency said Friday as... Read »

18 minutes ago
Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6K Staff in $1.9B Overhaul

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6K Staff in $1.9B Overhaul

Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of an $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged... Read »

11 minutes ago
Napa Residents, Businesses Continue to Rebuild

Napa Residents, Businesses Continue to Rebuild

NBC Bay Area's Jean Elle shows how Napa residents are coping with rebuilding efforts after Sunday's 6.0 quake. Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Napa Says 822 Buildings Damaged, Not Safe After Quake

Napa Says 822 Buildings Damaged, Not Safe After Quake

Napa city officials say 822 buildings have now been tagged unsafe after sustaining damage from... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Officers ID'd in Fatal Shooting of Mentally Ill Man in Los Angeles

Officers ID'd in Fatal Shooting of Mentally Ill Man in Los Angeles

The officers involved in the fatal shooting of a mentally ill black man in Los Angeles have been identified, police... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Vacationer in Grave Condition After Near-Drowning in Venice

Vacationer in Grave Condition After Near-Drowning in Venice

A man vacationing from Chicago was in grave condition Thursday night after being pulled from high surf by friends at... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Putin Addresses Rebels in Ukraine, Praises

Putin Addresses Rebels in Ukraine, Praises "Major Success"

Russian President Vladimir Putin publicly addressed Ukrainian rebels fighting government forces in the eastern part... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Mystery of Death Valley's Moving Rocks Solved

Mystery of Death Valley's Moving Rocks Solved

For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks -- some weighing hundreds of pounds -- zigzag... Read »

Aug 28, 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
49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

Most of San Francisco’s starters on offense and defense never took the field against the Texans in what... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Feds to Assume Leasing for Fracking in California

Feds to Assume Leasing for Fracking in California

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will resume issuing oil and gas leases next year for federal lands in California... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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
Stanford Law Professor Joins CA Supreme Court

Stanford Law Professor Joins CA Supreme Court

Gov. Jerry Brown's nominee to the California Supreme Court was easily confirmed Thursday after a brief hearing. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Obama on ISIS:

Obama on ISIS: "We Don't Have a Strategy Yet"

President Obama said Thursday that "we don't have a strategy yet" when asked about the possibility... Watch »

34 minutes ago
Tesla Plans to Install Giant Sign Alongside I-880

Tesla Plans to Install Giant Sign Alongside I-880

Electric car maker Tesla wants to put up a giant sign near its Fremont factory that, if approved, would... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
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