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2020 Olympics Bring New Sports As Event Embraces Millennials

2020 Olympics Bring New Sports As Event Embraces Millennials

Tokyo 2020 is not going to be your grandparents' Olympic Games. When the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed five new sports were to be included in the Tokyo 2020 Games, it was a clear signal the...

2 hours ago

Firefighters Optimistic Ahead of Vote on 9/11 Fund Bill

Firefighters Optimistic Ahead of Vote on 9/11 Fund Bill

FDNY firefighters will travel to Washington, D.C., on Tuesday as the Senate is expected to vote on a bipartisan bill that will ensure a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs...

2 hours ago

Puerto Ricans Vow to Keep Protesting Until Governor Resigns

Puerto Ricans Vow to Keep Protesting Until Governor Resigns

The political crisis in Puerto Rico has escalated to a point where many wonder how Gov. Ricardo Rosselló will be able to govern the U.S. territory in the coming days and possibly weeks amid the massive protests...

4 hours ago

6 Men, Some With Triad Links, Held Over Hong Kong Mob Attack

6 Men, Some With Triad Links, Held Over Hong Kong Mob Attack

Hong Kong police have detained six men, some with links to triads, following a violent attack on pro-democracy protesters at a subway station that saw dozens injured. Senior police official Chan Tin-chu said...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 11:53 PM PDT

Fremont Officer Heroically Rescues Driver From Burning Wreck

Fremont Officer Heroically Rescues Driver From Burning Wreck

A Fremont police officer made a daring rescue Saturday night when a person became trapped in a burning, overturned SUV, the police department said.

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 10:49 PM PDT

Questions Surround Palo Alto Police Officers' Use of Force

Questions Surround Palo Alto Police Officers' Use of Force

Home surveillance video obtained by NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit shows Palo Alto police officers pulling Gustavo Alvarez from his home in the Buena Vista Mobile Home Park before he says he was beaten and...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 09:51 PM PDT

Gillibrand: Female Senators Unfairly Blamed for Franken Exit

Gillibrand: Female Senators Unfairly Blamed for Franken Exit

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand said Monday that she doesn't regret calling for Al Franken's resignation from the Senate and that female senators are being blamed for it in a way their male...

5 hours ago

SKorea Fires 360 Rounds of Warning Shots at Russian Warplane

SKorea Fires 360 Rounds of Warning Shots at Russian Warplane

South Korean air force jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots after a Russian military plane briefly violated South Korea's airspace twice on Tuesday, Seoul officials said, in the first such incident between the...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 08:25 PM PDT

2 People Hit and Killed by Caltrains in Separate Incidents

2 People Hit and Killed by Caltrains in Separate Incidents

Two people died Monday after being hit by Caltrains in separate incidents, according to the agency.

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 08:29 PM PDT

Tens of Thousands of Puerto Ricans Demand Governor Resign

Tens of Thousands of Puerto Ricans Demand Governor Resign

Waving flags, chanting and banging pots and pans, tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans jammed a highway Monday to demand the resignation of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló in a crisis triggered by a leak of offensive,...

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