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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 05:03 PM PST

Prosecutors Unexpectedly Drop Charges Against Police Veteran

Prosecutors Unexpectedly Drop Charges Against Police Veteran

Prosecutors unexpectedly dropped all charges Friday against 26-year San Francisco police veteran Joel Babbs, a whistleblower who had been facing misdemeanor counts of vehicle registration fraud and filing a...

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 05:19 PM PST

Abandoned Oakland Library a 'Total Loss' Following Fire

Abandoned Oakland Library a 'Total Loss' Following Fire

An abandoned Oakland library is a total loss following a one-alarm fire Friday afternoon, officials say.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 07:29 AM PST

Amal Clooney to Headline Watermark Conference in San Jose

Amal Clooney to Headline Watermark Conference in San Jose

Reese Witherspoon will take part in the Watermark Conference for Women Silicon Valley as a keynote speaker, joining Amal Clooney and other powerful women.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 08:03 AM PST

Bay Area Debates Gun Control

Bay Area Debates Gun Control

In the wake of the deadly Florida school shooting, a Bay Area congressman is holding a town hall this weekend on the topic of gun violence. Pete Suratos is live from Lafayette where the town hall will be...

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 05:49 PM PST

Watermark Conference for Women

Watermark Conference for Women

Thousands of women, including Hollywood stars, gathered in San Jose Friday for the Watermark Women’s Conference where networking, workshops and inspiring speeches were all on the agenda.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 07:41 AM PST

Stanford Students Plan Vigil to Show Support for Sexual Assault Victim

Stanford Students Plan Vigil to Show Support for Sexual Assault Victim

Stanford students plan vigil to show support for the young woman sexually assaulted by former Stanford athlete Brock Turner. Bob Redell reports.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 10:46 PM PST

At Least 16 Quakes Rattle Danville Area

At Least 16 Quakes Rattle Danville Area

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake rattled the Danville area close to noon Friday, following a small quake swarm overnight, per the USGS.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 01:32 PM PST

Thick Smoke Visible From Grass Fire in San Jose

Thick Smoke Visible From Grass Fire in San Jose

Thick smoke from a grass fire in San Jose was visible from a distance Friday afternoon. The fire was reported at Tuers Road and Thorndale Court around 1:01 p.m.

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 01:49 PM PST

San Francisco Spends $30 Million Cleaning Feces, Needles

San Francisco Spends $30 Million Cleaning Feces, Needles

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit surveyed a section of downtown San Francisco to determine the amount of feces, hypodermic needles, and garbage littering the heart of the city. The results reveal a...

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 03:22 AM PST

Karen Chen Shares Disappointment, Thanks Fans

Karen Chen Shares Disappointment, Thanks Fans

Karen Chen was the last U.S. figure skater to make her PyeongChang debut (and her Olympic debut for that matter). A mistake on her opening jump in the short program left her in 10th place going into the free...

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