Latest information on search for missing jet

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Australia announced Friday that the search area for the Malaysia Airlines jet that disappeared March 8 has shifted to a new Indian Ocean region…

SJ police investigating suspicious death

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Police are investigating a suspicious death in East San Jose Thursday evening, a police spokesman said today…

US senators call on Yee to resign

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U.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer, and Dianne Feinstein called on state Sen. Leland Yee today to step down from the state Senate immediately following his arrest Wednesday…

FBI probe on Shrimp Boy leads to Yee’s arrest

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Yee’s arrest resulted from FBI investigation into Shrimp Boy’s group…

Profile of Shrimp Boy

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Profile of Shrimp Boy

Jet search cut short; satellites spot more objects

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Hints about the lost Malaysian jetliner piled up Thursday, but there was precious little chance to track them down…

Shrimp Boy photo gallery

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“ Shrimp Boy photo gallery…

Secret Service pulls 3 agents from Obama trip

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A Secret Service agent found drunk by staff at a Dutch hotel was recalled to the U.S. along with two of his colleagues…

Satellite spots 122 objects in Malaysia jet search

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A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects…

WTC parachute jump condemned as ‘selfish act’

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New York and New Jersey officials and police have denounced the parachute jump off 1 World Trade Center last fall by three skydiving enthusiasts as a lawless act…

Ski area: snowboarders’ suit demeans Constitution

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A Utah ski area that is one of the last remaining U.S. ski resorts that prohibit snowboarding says a lawsuit challenging the ban demeans the Constitution…

Google Glass to feature Ray-Ban, Oakley frames

Google is hoping to make its Internet-connected eyewear more stylish as part of a partnership with the makers of Ray-Ban and Oakley frames…

China demands satellite data on missing plane

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China demanded Tuesday that Malaysia turn over the satellite data used to conclude that a Malaysia Airlines jetliner had crashed in the southern Indian Ocean…

MH370 families could collect millions

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Malaysian airlines announced it’s giving five-thousand dollars to the families of each flight 370 passenger…

Chinese relatives of passengers protest at embassy

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Furious that Malaysia has declared their loved ones lost in a plane crash without physical evidence, Chinese relatives of the missing marched Tuesday to the Malaysian Embassy…

Elderly woman killed in S.F. Visitacion Valley hit-and-run identified

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A woman who was killed by a hit-and-run driver while crossing a street in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood Thursday morning has been identified as Oi Yeung…

Department of public health patient information involved in security breach

A February 5 break-in at the Torrance, CA office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions resulted in the theft of computers that included patient information from Sutherland clients…

Pentagon spends $2.5 million in Flight 370 search

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The Pentagon says it has spent $2.5 million to help in the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines jet…

Hawaii law lets police have sex with prostitutes during investigations

Honolulu police officers have urged lawmakers to keep an exemption in state law that allows undercover officers to have sex with prostitutes during investigations…

Satellites to binoculars used in Flight 370 search

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From satellites to binoculars, the hardware being used in the search for the missing plane far off western Australia ranges from the sophisticated to the simple…

SF cab driver wins $1.9 million in mega millions game

A San Francisco taxi driver won $1.9 million in the California Lottery’s Mega Millions game…

Man nearly hit by high speed train

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Man nearly hit by high speed train…

US questioning more than 100 from ‘stash house’

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U.S. immigration authorities are questioning more than 100 people presumed to be in the country illegally after they were discovered crammed into a small house…

UCSF reports patient’s personal data stolen

The University of California at San Francisco is notifying more than 9,000 people that their personal data has been compromised…

Pacifica man killed by police had mental issues

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A barricaded man who was fatally shot after allegedly stabbing a SWAT team member following a lengthy standoff in Pacifica Tuesday evening suffered from documented mental health issues…

Update on search for objects from missing plane

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An air search in the southern Indian Ocean for possible objects from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane described as the “best lead” so far ended for the day without success…

Australia checking two objects in search for plane

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Australia’s prime minister said Thursday two objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have been spotted on satellite imagery in the Indian Ocean and an air force aircraft was diverted to the area to try to locate them…

San Mateo police seek armed and violent suspect

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SMPD Detectives are looking for the Community’s assistance to help them identify the suspect in a violent incident…

Castro Valley murder victim was found in closet

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Castro Valley murder victim was found in closet…

SF supes approve legislation to restrict e-cigarette use, sales

The practice of smoking electronic cigarettes without any restrictions may soon end in San Francisco under an ordinance unanimously approved by the city’s board of supervisors this afternoon…