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Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Santa Clara County Sheriff Cancels Controversial Training Program

Santa Clara County Sheriff Cancels Controversial Training Program

A law enforcement training program is now cancelled after causing controversy in the South Bay.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Wisc. Teen Cut Victim's Throat in 'First Kill': Records

Wisc. Teen Cut Victim's Throat in 'First Kill': Records

A 14-year-old girl in Wisconsin has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly cutting another teen’s throat, NBC News reported. The attack happened in the town of New Richmond on Wednesday.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Sheriff Cancels Controversial Training Program

Sheriff Cancels Controversial Training Program

A law enforcement training program is now cancelled after causing controversy in the South Bay.

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Autism Speaks Co-Founder, Former NBC CEO's Wife Dies

Autism Speaks Co-Founder, Former NBC CEO's Wife Dies

The co-founder of Autism Speaks and wife of a former NBC CEO, Suzanne Wright, died Friday afternoon in her Fairfield, Connecticut, home, the organization's website said. "Suzanne sparked a global conversation...

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

San Mateo Tenants Rally Against Evictions

San Mateo Tenants Rally Against Evictions

San Mateo tenants facing eviction are unhappy about the city's laws that allow landlords to evict them without a reason.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

San Leandro Man Saves 'Very Brave' Woman From Would-Be Kidnapper

San Leandro Man Saves 'Very Brave' Woman From Would-Be Kidnapper

A man who likely saved the life of a 23-year-old woman as she was being maced and abducted in San Leandro Thursday doesn't consider himself a hero. Elyce Kirchner reports.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Silicon Valley Software Company Talend Hits it Big in IPO

Silicon Valley Software Company Talend Hits it Big in IPO

The NASDAQ confetti dropped Friday morning on what has become an unusual target: A Silicon Valley tech company. Scott Budman reports.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

San Jose Property Crimes Decline Despite Depleted Police Force

San Jose Property Crimes Decline Despite Depleted Police Force

San Jose burglaries dropped from 5,167 in 2014 to 4,896 in 2015, Police Chief Eddie Garcia said. That decrease, however, comes at a cost to an exhausted police department. Damian Trujillo reports.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

Soberanes Fire in Monterey County Burns 31,000 Acres, 15 Percent Contained

Soberanes Fire in Monterey County Burns 31,000 Acres, 15 Percent Contained

Firefighters continue to battle a wildfire burning near Big Sur in Monterey County. Robert Handa reports.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016

San Mateo Tenants Rally Against Evictions

San Mateo Tenants Rally Against Evictions

San Mateo tenants facing eviction are unhappy about the city's laws that allow landlords to evict them without a reason. Michelle Roberts reports.

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Teen Killed, 5 Five Hurt in Grisly South Bay Crash

Teen Killed, 5 Five Hurt in Grisly South Bay Crash

A car crash near a major thoroughfare in Santa Clara killed a 15-year-old girl and injured five other people Friday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

Power Failures Ail BART's 'Fleet of the Future'

Power Failures Ail BART's 'Fleet of the Future'

A key electrical component of BART’s new train cars has failed recent performance tests due to overheating, creating the possibility of a delay in getting the new fleet in service, NBC Bay Area has learned.

SFPD Arrests Man in Connection With 2015 Quadruple Homicide

SFPD Arrests Man in Connection With 2015 Quadruple Homicide

Police arrested a man Friday morning in connection with the homicides of four young men who were fatally shot at as they sat in a parked car in San Francisco's Hayes Valley neighborhood last year.

Dog Reunited With Bay Area Family After Being Lost in Mexico

Dog Reunited With Bay Area Family After Being Lost in Mexico

A family really wants to know how its dog got from San Mateo to Tijuana and back to the Bay Area.

Slain Soldier's Dad: GOP Must Take 'Moral Stand' on Trump

Slain Soldier's Dad: GOP Must Take 'Moral Stand' on Trump

One of the standout speeches at the Democratic National Convention came not from the slew of politicians or celebrities but from the parents of a Muslim-American war hero who shared a stirring reprimand for GOP...

Clinton Roars Against Trump as a Hacking Distraction Arises

Clinton Roars Against Trump as a Hacking Distraction Arises

Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton told prospective voters Friday they face a "stark choice" in November and pressed ahead with the scalding rhetoric against her Republican rival that marked...