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Democrats, GOP Spar Over Medicaid Reform at Govs' Meeting

Democrats, GOP Spar Over Medicaid Reform at Govs' Meeting

Tensions emerged Saturday between Democratic and Republican U.S. governors over a GOP-led proposal for a major overhaul to Medicaid, with Democrats saying the changes would take away people's health coverage to...

27 minutes ago

Crews Secure Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide

Crews Secure Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide

Crews are wrapping up repair work on a transmission tower that was damaged by a mudslide last month. Christie Smith reports.

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Jennifer Garner Stresses Early Education With US Governors

Jennifer Garner Stresses Early Education With US Governors

Actress Jennifer Garner says growing up "surrounded by generational, rural poverty" in West Virginia inspired her to become an advocate for early-childhood education. Garner spoke at a meeting of the National...

42 minutes ago

Rob's Forecast: Scattered Showers, Cools Temps

Rob's Forecast: Scattered Showers, Cools Temps

NBC Bay Area meteorologist Rob Mayeda takes a look at the weekend forecast, which includes scattered showers.

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Flood Victims Seek Answers at Assistance Center

Flood Victims Seek Answers at Assistance Center

San Jose residents whose lives were uprooted and homes, cars and belongings were destroyed by a historic flood are now getting a chance to receive free services and thousands of dollars to restore their lives. Rick Boone reports.

47 minutes ago

San Jose Continues Cleanup, City Evaluates Next Steps

 San Jose Continues Cleanup, City Evaluates Next Steps

Officials in San Jose are slowly allowing people to return to their homes after historic flooding. Marianne Favro reports.

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Heyward Surprised Cubs Fans Didn't Boo A's OF Davis More

Heyward Surprised Cubs Fans Didn't Boo A's OF Davis More

New A's outfielder Rajai Davis nearly kept the Cubs' World Series curse alive with one swing of the bat last year, and Jason Heyward certainly hasn't forgot about it.

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Supreme Court Weighs Law Banning Sex Offenders From Facebook

Supreme Court Weighs Law Banning Sex Offenders From Facebook

Fresh from a trip to traffic court, Lester Packingham Jr. celebrated his turn of good fortune by announcing to friends on Facebook that his pending ticket was dismissed without him saying a word. "No fine.

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Reed Grabs Xfinity Series Win in Wreck-Fest at Daytona

Reed Grabs Xfinity Series Win in Wreck-Fest at Daytona

Ryan Reed picked up the second Xfinity Series victory of his career — both at Daytona International Speedway — by winning the wreck-filled season-opener Saturday. Reed held off Austin Dillon and Kasey Kahne in a...

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Instant Replay: Flat Kings Routed by Kaminsky, Hornets

Instant Replay: Flat Kings Routed by Kaminsky, Hornets

The Kings' energy from Thursday didn't carry over to Saturday, as they were blown out at home by the skidding Hornets.

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Hundreds of SJ Flood Victims Seek Help at Service Center
Hundreds of SJ Flood Victims Seek Help at Service Center

San Jose residents whose lives were uprooted and homes, cars and belongings were destroyed by a historic flood are now getting a chance to receive free services and thousands of dollars to restore their lives.

Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care
Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care

High turnover rates and a severe social worker shortage are at the center of a new investigation by the Santa Clara County Child Abuse Council looking into the Department of Family and Children’s Services which provides support to more than 1,300 children in the foster system. The investigation comes in response to a series of NBC Bay Area reports exposing serious concerns about severe abuse and even a child’s death following questionable actions at DFCS.

Orinda Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide Secured
Orinda Transmission Tower Threatened by Mudslide Secured

A January mudslide in the hills above Orinda threatened the stability of a PG&E transmission tower, but crews have secured the structure.

Do I Need a New Mattress?
Do I Need a New Mattress?

5 telltale signs that it might be time to upgrade the most important piece of furniture in the household

Trump Says He'll Skip White House Correspondents' Dinner
Trump Says He'll Skip White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Donald Trump announced that he would not be attending the 2017 White House correspondents' dinner in a tweet Saturday evening. "I will not be attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!" Trump tweeted. The announcement comes a day after Trump's spat with the media sharply escalated after he slammed the media in a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference. In the speech Friday, Trump unloaded on the news media for using anonymous sources, just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed.

District Miscalculated Flow From Reservoir Into SJ: E-Mail
District Miscalculated Flow From Reservoir Into SJ: E-Mail

NBC Bay Area has obtained San Jose city records that show the Santa Clara Valley Water District miscalculated how much water could be safely released from the Anderson Reservoir, which led to the biggest floods in San Jose in 20 years.