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FDA Proposes First Regulations for E-Cigarettes

FDA Proposes First Regulations for E-Cigarettes

The rule would immediately make e-cigarettes off-limits to kids under 18 and would require makers to disclose to the... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Oklahoma Supreme Court Allows Executions to Proceed

Oklahoma Supreme Court Allows Executions to Proceed

The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that executions of two convicted murderers can proceed, reversing... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Man Files Lawsuit, Claims He is Audrie Pott's Biological Father

Man Files Lawsuit, Claims He is Audrie Pott's Biological Father

A man filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose declaring that he is the biological... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Obama: More U.S. Sanctions Are

Obama: More U.S. Sanctions Are "Teed Up" Against Russia

More U.S. sanctions against Russia are "teed up" and ready to be implemented if Moscow does not honor... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
FCC Proposal Could Be End of

FCC Proposal Could Be End of "Net Neutrality": Report

New rules on Internet traffic that the Federal Communications Commission looks to propose would essentially... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Reports of Chlorine Attacks in Syria Spark Questions

Reports of Chlorine Attacks in Syria Spark Questions

Reports of a possible chlorine attack on civilians in rebel-held territory has raised questions about Bashar Assad's... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Kaiser Workers Strike To Protest Cost-Cutting, Suicides

Kaiser Workers Strike To Protest Cost-Cutting, Suicides

Mental health clinicians from Kaiser’s Oakland Medical Center launched a one-day strike Wednesday to... Read »

3 hours ago
San Francisco Street To Be Named After Late Transgender Icon

San Francisco Street To Be Named After Late Transgender Icon

A block in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood will soon be dubbed "Vicki Mar Lane" in honor of... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Unlikely Debris Is From Missing Malaysian Jet: Officials

Unlikely Debris Is From Missing Malaysian Jet: Officials

Officials don't believe debris that washed ashore in Australia is from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370,... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Housing Demands Rise in Gilroy, Morgan Hill

Housing Demands Rise in Gilroy, Morgan Hill

A tight Silicon Valley real estate market has spurred an increase in the demand for housing in southern Santa Clara... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg Wax Figure on Display at New Madame Tussauds

Mark Zuckerberg Wax Figure on Display at New Madame Tussauds

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio headlined an event at San... Read »

5 hours ago
49ers' 2014 Schedule Released

49ers' 2014 Schedule Released

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Apr 23, 2014
Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

The ferry that sank in South Korea, likely killing hundreds, was carrying more than three times its... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Sriracha Shutdown? City Tables Vote on Plant's Future

Sriracha Shutdown? City Tables Vote on Plant's Future

Officials in a Southern California city held off on a decision about whether to force the closure of the... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Caught on Cam: Man Hurls Molotov Cocktail Into NYC Mini-Mart, Sets Clerk on Fire

Caught on Cam: Man Hurls Molotov Cocktail Into NYC Mini-Mart,...

Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance video throwing a Molotov cocktail into a 24-hour mini-mart in... Watch »

6 hours ago
Levi's Stadium Set to Hire for Job Vacancies

Levi's Stadium Set to Hire for Job Vacancies

Levi's Stadium is ready to give the South Bay another wave of job opportunities. Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Prince Charles' Brother-in-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

Prince Charles' Brother-in-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

The brother-in-law of Prince Charles has died after sustaining a serious head injury following a fall during a night... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Batteries in Baby Video Monitors Recalled

Batteries in Baby Video Monitors Recalled

Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Photo May Show Stowaway's Footprints on Airplane Wheels

Photo May Show Stowaway's Footprints on Airplane Wheels

New images obtained by an NBC affiliate in Hawaii show what appear to possibly be the Santa Clara... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
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1888 "City of Chester" Shipwreck Rediscovered in SF Bay

A shipwreck that killed 16 passengers in 1888 has been rediscovered under the Golden Gate Bridge - a find... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
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