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Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

A 20-year-old has man died in the hospital after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach on Sunday,... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
State Sen. Calls For Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge

State Sen. Calls For Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge

A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Rare Redwood Spared, Will Be Moved at Cost of $150K

Rare Redwood Spared, Will Be Moved at Cost of $150K

A vocal community outcry has spared the life of what may be the world's tallest albino redwood chimera, which... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Dozens Hurt in Strikes Near Gaza Hospital, Refugee Camp

Dozens Hurt in Strikes Near Gaza Hospital, Refugee Camp

At least 12 people were dead and dozens wounded when missiles or rockets hit within yards of Gaza’s main... Read »

4 hours ago
LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

A Los Angeles police patrol car struck and killed a man Sunday night who was lying on his back in the street in the... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Downed Power Line Shuts Route 85 in Sunnyvale

Downed Power Line Shuts Route 85 in Sunnyvale

The California Highway Patrol issued a Sig-Alert Monday morning when a power line fell across a major Silicon Valley... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Northern California Wildfire Destroys 10 Homes

Northern California Wildfire Destroys 10 Homes

Two fast-moving blazes ripped through Northern California Sunday, destroying 13 homes and prompting hundreds... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Driver Escapes Burning Limo in Vallejo

Driver Escapes Burning Limo in Vallejo

A limousine driver escaped injury Friday morning when the limo caught fire near the Solano County... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Two-Alarm Fire Destroys San Leandro Hair Salon

Two-Alarm Fire Destroys San Leandro Hair Salon

A two-alarm electrical fire gutted a San Leandro hair salon and sent a firefighter to the hospital Sunday morning, a... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Mother of Missing New Hampshire Teen

Mother of Missing New Hampshire Teen "Haunted" by Daughter's Eyes

Zenya Hernandez was overcome with emotion last Sunday night when her teenager daughter Abigail, who went missing in... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Israel Says It Will Only Fire After Gaza Attacks

Israel Says It Will Only Fire After Gaza Attacks

As international pressure mounted to end a 21-day conflict in which more than 1,000 people have been killed,... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
WATCH: Colleagues Talk Texas Doctor's Ebola Diagnosis

WATCH: Colleagues Talk Texas Doctor's Ebola Diagnosis

A relief group official says two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Fist Bumps Less Germy Than Handshakes: Study

Fist Bumps Less Germy Than Handshakes: Study

British researchers conducted an experiment that suggested that fist bumps are a cleaner way for people to... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
U.N. Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-Fire

U.N. Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-Fire

The U.N. Security Council called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Summer Storms Set to Slam Millions, Forecasters Say

Summer Storms Set to Slam Millions, Forecasters Say

Storms battered the U.S. on Sunday, unleashing hail on Michigan, destroying homes in Tennessee and... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Mosquito Fogging Planned in San Mateo County

Mosquito Fogging Planned in San Mateo County

A truck spraying mosquito-killing insecticide will be driving around parts of San Mateo and Hillsborough... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Two People Burned in Richmond Residential Fire

Two People Burned in Richmond Residential Fire

Two people were sent to the hospital Sunday morning after a fire broke out in a residential complex in Richmond. Read »

Jul 27, 2014
The Case for Legalized Marijuana

The Case for Legalized Marijuana

On Sunday, The New York Times became the largest U.S. newspaper to support decriminalizing pot on the... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Man Hit by CHP Patrol Car on Hwy 101 in San Jose

Man Hit by CHP Patrol Car on Hwy 101 in San Jose

Two lanes of U.S. Highway 101 at Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose were blocked due to a collision between a car... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
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