Mementos to be used to build permanent memorial

All of the countless mementos that are arriving in Newtown, Conn., paying tribute to the 20 children and six adults killed at an elementary school, will be used to make a permanent memorial…

Airport delays, cancellations on holiday travel day

Some Bay Area airports are facing delays and cancellations with inclement weather arriving Friday morning…

China launches crackdown on “doomsday” rumors

China has launched a nationwide crackdown on “doomsday” rumor spreaders and cult organizers…

California jobless rate dips below 10 percent

California’s jobless rate dipped below 10 percent last month for the first time since the recession began…

Mayans mark calendar transition in Mexico

Mayans celebrated the upcoming arrival of a new calendar and marked the conclusion of the old calendar Thursday in Xocen, a Mayan village in southeast Mexico…

NRA wants armed officers in schools

The most powerful gun-rights lobby in the U.S. says it wants to address gun violence by having an armed police officer in every school in the country…

Man killed in shooting at apartment complex

A man was killed in a shooting in the parking lot of a Hayward apartment complex Thursday morning, Hayward police said…

Watsonville: police arrest man believed to be ‘the groper’

Watsonville police have arrested a man they believe is “The Groper,” who has grabbed more than 20 young women and girls over the past three years…

Rush to purchase armored backpacks and gun sales

firearms enthusiasts across the U.S. are stocking up on semi-automatic rifles in anticipation of tighter gun control measures as President Barack Obama demands “real action, right now.”

Mayor revisits Bayview violence after shooting

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said today he is working on strategies to reduce violence in the city’s Bayview District after two teens died in the neighborhood last weekend…

Cupertino: Preschool locked down; authorities search for suspect

Cupertino: preschool remains locked down as authorities search for suspect…

NASA says no to Dec 21 being end of the world

As the clock ticks down to 21 December, the supposed end of world according to the Mayan calendar, NASA has released a video it hopes will clear up any confusion…

Feds: Lawyers helped Chinese lie to stay in US

Federal prosecutors say law firms serving Chinese immigrants around New York City systematically submitted fraudulent asylum applications and coached applicants on how to lie to federal authorities…

Asian American soldier’s hazing suicide

The family and friends of an Asian-American soldier who committed suicide after being hazed by fellow soldiers said that the punishment meted out was only a slap on the wrist.

Time magazine’s ‘Person of the Year’: President Obama

President Barack Obama has been named Time magazine’s “Person of the Year” for 2012…

Obama wants curbs on gun violence

President Barack Obama is asking a team led by Vice President Joe Biden to offer “concrete proposals” to curb gun violence no later than January…

Some Republicans say gun control should be debated

Some Republicans now say they’re willing to discuss the politically treacherous issue of gun control, along with mental health issues and violent video games…

School victims: Lively youngsters, dedicated adults

At the very start of their lives, the schoolchildren are remembered for their love of horses, or for the games they couldn’t get enough of, or for always saying grace at dinner…

NRA goes silent after Connecticut school shooting

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With security stepped up and families still on edge in Newtown, students began returning to school Tuesday for the first time since last week’s massacre…

Stances softening in search of US fiscal deal

Both President Barack Obama and Congress’ most powerful Republican are making significant concessions just two weeks before the economy-threatening “fiscal cliff” is due to kick in…

Bay Area shoppers plan last-minute shopping

Many Bay Area residents appear to have much of their holiday shopping left to do just more than a week until Christmas, according to a survey released today by Visa Inc…

Names of victims in Conn. school rampage released

Names of victims in Conn. school rampage released…

Three killed in crash on NB I-280

Three people are dead in a traffic collision on northbound Interstate Highway 280 in unincorporated San Mateo County near Redwood City this afternoon…

Mass shootings 2012 at a glance

Mass shootings 2012 at a glance…

22 kids, 1 adult hurt in China school knife attack

A knife-wielding man injured 22 children and one adult outside a primary school in central China as students were arriving for classes Friday…

Official: Gunman’s NJ brother cooperating

law enforcement official briefed on the investigation of the Connecticut school massacre says the brother of the gunman has been “extremely cooperative” and is not under arrest…

Student: I saw bullets

I saw some of the bullets going past the hall that I was right next to and then a teacher pulled me into her classroom…

Tearful Obama calls for action after shooting

A tearful President Barack Obama said Friday he grieved first as a father about the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school, declaring, “Our hearts are broken today.”

Family seeks help to locate missing woman

Family seeks help to locate missing woman…

Photo gallery: ‘King Tides’ hitting Bay Area this week

Over the next three days, Californians can expect higher tides than usual along the coast…

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