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Bay Area Firefighters Among Thousands Battling Detwiler Fire

Bay Area Firefighters Among Thousands Battling Detwiler Fire

Statewide, about 6,000 firefighters are battling 17 wildfires. Of them, 2,200 firefighters, some of whom are from San Francisco, San Mateo and Palo Alto, are working to extinguish the Detwiler Fire. Christie...

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Scheduling Issues Plague Shapiro's Berkeley Talk

Scheduling Issues Plague Shapiro's Berkeley Talk

A planned speaking engagement at UC Berkeley featuring conservative author Ben Shapiro is back on, after a number of scheduling issues that have played out in the public. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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'Couldn't Even See the Sun': Detwiler Fire Burns 70,596 Acres Near Yosemite, Destroys 99 Structures

'Couldn't Even See the Sun': Detwiler Fire Burns 70,596 Acres Near Yosemite, Destroys 99 Structures

A blaze burning in foothills west of Yosemite National Park has destroyed dozens of structures and forced thousands to flee Gold Rush-era towns. Thom Jensen reports.

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From High Tech To High Need: Berkeley Grad's Startup Diverts Close To One Million Pounds Of Excess Food From Companies To Shelters

From High Tech To High Need: Berkeley Grad's Startup Diverts Close To One Million Pounds Of Excess Food From Companies To Shelters

Maen Mahfoud is a  28-year-old Syrian-born Berkeley grad who has started an innovative, fast-growing technology nonprofit that is helping fight the problem of food waste in the U.S. Garvin Thomas reports.

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Berkeley Teacher Charged in 2016 Counter-Protest at State Capitol

Berkeley Teacher Charged in 2016 Counter-Protest at State Capitol

Veteran activist and Berkeley school teacher Yvette Felarca has been charged with assault, participating in a riot and inciting a riot for her actions in a faceoff between white nationalist groups and counter-p...

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Google Street View Takes You Out of This World, Into the International Space Station

Google Street View Takes You Out of This World, Into the International Space Station

The International Space Station is home to a small number of elite astronauts, working on cool experiments in a gravity-free environment. But now, thanks to Google’s Street View, you too can take a ride...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT

OJ Simpson Granted Parole After Nearly Nine Years in Jail

OJ Simpson Granted Parole After Nearly Nine Years in Jail

OJ Simpson will be paroled after serving nearly nine years in prison for a botched bid to retrieve sports memorabilia in Las Vegas, a Nevada panel decided Thursday. He could be released as early as Oct. 1....

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 08:44 AM PDT

San Francisco Mayor Will Sign New Law Following NBC Bay Area

San Francisco Mayor Will Sign New Law Following NBC Bay Area

To combat wrongful evictions, Mayor Ed Lee is now pledging to sign a new ordinance that will institute tighter restrictions and safeguards aimed at making it harder for landlords to get away with fraud while...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 01:56 PM PDT

Stanford Reports Rape at Campus Student Housing

Stanford Reports Rape at Campus Student Housing

The Stanford University Department of Public Safety was notified about a sexual assault rape that occurred at a student residence on the west side of campus. Kris Sanchez reports.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 12:11 AM PDT

UCSF Cancer Specialist Says McCain Has Tough Road Ahead

UCSF Cancer Specialist Says McCain Has Tough Road Ahead

While many who know Sen. John McCain are predicting he'll put up a strong fight against his brain cancer, Dr. Susan Chang, UCSF director of neuro oncology, says the type of tumor McCain has infiltrates and...

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