SF approves gun violence prevention task force

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The SF Board of Supervisors voted in favor of an ordinance that establishes a Gun Violence Prevention Task Force…

Police in San Jose break up home-based casino

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Eight people were arrested Tuesday after San Jose police found an illegal casino with 15 slot and video gambling machines…

Unvaccinated urged to avoid Disney’s California parks

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People who haven’t been vaccinated against measles are urged to avoid Disney parks where a spreading outbreak originated…

Chinese Univ. of HK Chancellor visits the Bay Area

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Professor Joseph Sung, chancellor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, is in the Bay Area…

Flu vaccine only 23% effective

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This year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. Health officials say a new study shows it’s only 23 percent effective…

Boost in University of California applications for the fall

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A record number of people have applied to the University of California as freshmen or transfer students…

United attendants fired for refusing to be on plane

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Thirteen flight attendants have filed a federal complaint against United Airlines saying they were fired for refusing to fly …

Man shot by SFPD officer left suicide note

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SF police chief Greg Suhr released details about the ongoing investigation of the police-involved shooting last Sunday…

Residents worry about Candlestick demolition

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People in San Francisco’s Bayview District are worried about potential health effects from the tear down of Candlestick Park…

Asian Art Museum rings bell to celebrate New Year

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Asian Art Museum held its bell ringing ceremony on New Year’s eve to ring out the old year and celebrate the new year…

SF to recycle Christmas trees in January

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San Francisco will start Christmas tree recycling program in January, 2015…

Sacred Heart Community Service toy giveaway

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Sacred Heart Community Service in San Jose is giving everything away to the parents of 5,800 kids in need…

Flood assistance available for Redwood City residents

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Redwood City will continue to keep shelters open to help residents displaced by flooding…

Chinese students talk about H1B visa application

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Although President Obama is relaxing U.S. immigration policy, obtaining a H1B work visa is never getting easier for international students…

San Francisco affordable housing accepts application

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The affordable housing at Broadway and Sansome now is accepting applications.

Congress approves $5M earthquake warning system

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Congress approved $5 million for ShakeAlert system…

California’s drought status unchanged despite rain

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Drought experts say 99.7 percent of California remains in moderate drought or worse despite recent heavy rains…

Obama defends legal authority…to pardon turkeys

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President Barack Obama is defending his legal authority to take executive actions – to spare a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys…

Police releases video of officers shooting 12-year-old

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Audio recordings and video are released from the day a 12-year-old boy was shot and killed by Cleveland police…

Surfer diagonsed with leukemia seeks donor

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Avid surfer Alex Tung, who was diagonsed with leukemia, is seeking a bone marrow donor that could help save his life…

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South SF-based Vaxart developed an oral Ebola vaccine..

900 square-foot Palo Alto home sold for $3 million

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According to Dataquick, a 900 square feet home in Palo Alto was sold for $3 million…

Cupertino board of education candidate

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Cupertino board of education candidate Chris Zhang…

Monta Vista High student on bike killed by big rig

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Monta Vista High student on bike killed by big rig…

Giants game on Tuesday broadcast at Civic Center Plaza

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The San Francisco Giants’ game on Tuesday will be broadcast in Civic Center Plaza…

Some California community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees

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Some California community colleges to offer Bachelor’s Degrees..

Father, son found dead at gas leak scene identified

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A father and son whose bodies were discovered in an apartment complex in Mountain View that had a strong gas odor…

Pedestrian fatality in SF Chinatown

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A male pedestrian struck near Stockton in SF Chinatown…

SF soft story building owners at risk of missing seismic deadline

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The new law requires that wood-frame apartment buildings and hotels be evaluated for seismic safety…

Two artists create Chinese Calligraffiti in Oakland

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Chinatown Neighborhood Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) of Oakland invited two artist to implement the Chinese Calligraffiti…