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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Cash-Strapped Oakland Unified to Get Help From State

Cash-Strapped Oakland Unified to Get Help From State

The Oakland Unified School District got a helping hand from the state this week, but it comes with some hard decisions.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Neighbors of Kavanaugh Accuser Want to 'Drown Out the Hate'

Neighbors of Kavanaugh Accuser Want to 'Drown Out the Hate'

Neighbors and supporters of a Palo Alto University professor who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault gathered outside her home Thursday to "drown out the hate" she...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Exchange of Defective Microsoft Tablet Goes Awry

Exchange of Defective Microsoft Tablet Goes Awry

NBC Bay Area responds to a man who says the screen on his new, $2,700 Microsoft Surface tablet was scrambled. He said the company agreed to swap it out under the warranty. So he shipped the tablet back but...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Ex-Trump Lawyer Cohen Providing Info in Mueller Probe

Ex-Trump Lawyer Cohen Providing Info in Mueller Probe

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claimed Thursday he is providing "critical information" as part special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

California Becomes First State to Bar Plastic Straws

California Becomes First State to Bar Plastic Straws

People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under a new law. Melissa Colorado reports.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Kevon Looney: Warriors Training Camp Profile

Kevon Looney: Warriors Training Camp Profile

Last season, Kevon Looney proved he's an NBA player. And there's every reason to believe the 22-year-old will improve even more this season.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Raiders-Dolphins Injury Report: Clinton McDonald May Get Heavy Workload

Raiders-Dolphins Injury Report: Clinton McDonald May Get Heavy Workload

Rookie defensive tackle P.J. Hall missed his fifth straight practice on Thursday, which means the Raiders may have to rely on two players they just signed.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Jailhouse Interview With Man Convicted in Bizarre Kidnapping

Jailhouse Interview With Man Convicted in Bizarre Kidnapping

The man convicted in the bizarre kidnapping and assault involving a Vallejo couple in 2015 told NBC Bay Area he's not guilty during an exclusive jailhouse interview. Matthew Muller, a former attorney, is...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Vallco Shopping Mall to Be Transformed Into Housing Units

Vallco Shopping Mall to Be Transformed Into Housing Units

The Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino is going to be transformed into at least 2,400 housing units, half of them which will be affordable to low-income and very low-income people, officials confirmed Wednesday.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Women's Summit in SF Debuts Amid Kavanaugh Controversy

Women's Summit in SF Debuts Amid Kavanaugh Controversy

As controversy over the Brett Kavanaugh nomination and criticisms of "white male power in Washington rock the country, a brand new conference debuted in San Francisco. Its title: She the People.

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Case of Missing Man in Fairfield Has Police Stumped
Case of Missing Man in Fairfield Has Police Stumped

Fairfield police recently posted an electronic billboard along Interstate 80 asking for the public to help solve a mystery: What happened to Zachery Rose?

Neighbors of Kavanaugh Accuser Want to 'Drown Out the Hate'
Neighbors of Kavanaugh Accuser Want to 'Drown Out the Hate'

As Republicans forge ahead in their drive to push Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination through the Senate amid an allegation of sexual assault against the judge, a group of Democratic senators has...

Cupertino Plans to Transform Old Vallco Mall Into Housing
Cupertino Plans to Transform Old Vallco Mall Into Housing

After much debate, the City of Cupertino is moving ahead with plans to redevelop the old Vallco Mall. It is a controversial plan that sparked heated debated at a two-day public hearing this week.

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Does Sleep Quality Affect Memory?

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For Kavanaugh, Path Forward Could Be Like Clarence Thomas'
For Kavanaugh, Path Forward Could Be Like Clarence Thomas'

When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual harassment, fellow justice Byron White said something...

Jailhouse Interview With Man Convicted in Bizarre Kidnapping
Jailhouse Interview With Man Convicted in Bizarre Kidnapping

The man convicted in the bizarre "Gone Girl" kidnapping and assault involving a Vallejo couple in 2015 told NBC Bay Area he's not guilty during an exclusive jailhouse interview Wednesday night.