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'Black Moon' to Rise Friday; Isn't Sign of World Ending

'Black Moon' to Rise Friday; Isn't Sign of World Ending

Sky-watchers have seen a harvest moon, the rare super blood moon total eclipse and now a new lunar event is on the horizon. On Sept. 30, the “black moon” will rise in the sky, but catching a glimpse of...

24 minutes ago

Giant Panda Cubs Make Their Public Debut

Giant Panda Cubs Make Their Public Debut

Twenty-three giant panda cubs made their public debut on a panda base at Southwest China’s Chengdu City.

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Gray Pleased With Velocity in Short, Successful Return for A's

Gray Pleased With Velocity in Short, Successful Return for A's

Sonny Gray hasn't been clocked during his rehab process. He took a peek at the stadium's radar gun immediately after his first pitch Wednesday.

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National Coffee Day: Where To Get Free Coffee

National Coffee Day: Where To Get Free Coffee

Waking up will be a little easier for caffeine fiends.

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El Cajon Shooting: US Tried to Deport Slain Refugee Twice

El Cajon Shooting: US Tried to Deport Slain Refugee Twice

U.S. authorities tried twice to deport the unarmed black man fatally shot by police in El Cajon, California, but his native Uganda refused to take him. The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Thursday...

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Woman Recognized For Anti-Gang Work

Woman Recognized For Anti-Gang Work

As an impressionable kid, Lisa Tatola-Joachim knew her life could have gone differently. She credits community members’ support for getting her through school and on the right path.

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Analysts: Positive Train Control Vital to Preventing Crashes

Analysts: Positive Train Control Vital to Preventing Crashes

As investigators explore the cause of the fatal Hoboken train crash some industry analysts are quickly pointing to the need for an already approved safety measure, Positive Train Control (PTC), which would...

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Hoboken Train Crash May Have 'Enormous' Effect on Commuters

Hoboken Train Crash May Have 'Enormous' Effect on Commuters

The deadly train crash at Hoboken Terminal that killed at least one person, injured up to 100 more and caused significant structural damage to one of New Jersey's busiest railroad stations could have a...

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Peninsula Woman Recognized For Anti-Gang Violence

Peninsula Woman Recognized For Anti-Gang Violence

San Mateo County recognized eight individuals and organizations for their contributions. One of them was Lisa Tatola-Joachim for her work in anti-gang violence.

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This Day in MLB History: Mays Snares 'The Catch' in 1954 Series

This Day in MLB History: Mays Snares 'The Catch' in 1954 Series

Willie Mays often made highlight-reel plays look routine, none more famous than the play that has simply been dubbed "The Catch."

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Loma Fire Ravages Nearly 4,000 Acres

Loma Fire Ravages Nearly 4,000 Acres

Santa Cruz County residents were allowed to return to their homes Wednesday as cooler temperatures gave fire crews a much-needed boost in battling the Loma Fire.

Anti-Semitic Fliers Left at BART Trouble Jewish Community

Anti-Semitic Fliers Left at BART Trouble Jewish Community

Jewish community members are rattled and annoyed after finding about a hundred anti-semitic fliers pinned to car windshields at the Lafayette BART Station.

Bay Area Residents Join Drive to Help Cancer-Stricken Father

Bay Area Residents Join Drive to Help Cancer-Stricken Father

A California father of three is battling terminal cancer and now is in dire need of a bone marrow transplant.

Governor Signs DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Into Law

Governor Signs DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Into Law

Drunk driving offenders in California will be required to install an ignition interlock on their vehicles that connects to a breathalyzer under a new law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday.

At Least 1 Dead, More Than 70 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

At Least 1 Dead, More Than 70 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

At least one person died and more than 70 were hurt when an NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and bricks and causing...

Suspect Sketch in Pokemon Go Player's Homicide

Suspect Sketch in Pokemon Go Player's Homicide

Authorities have released a sketch of man believed to be tied to last month's fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man in San Francisco.