Police shoot passenger in speeding car during traffic stop

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Vacaville police shot a man in the leg when a car sped toward officers who had stopped another vehicle late Thursday night…

Woman struck, killed on Caltrain tracks

A woman was struck and killed by a train at Caltrain’s Redwood City station this morning…

Driver arrested for role in fatal Highway 85 crash

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A man has been arrested this morning for his role in a fatal crash on northbound state Highway 85 in San Jose…

Police seek person of interest in earlier shooting

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Oakland police today asked for the public’s help in tracking down a person of interest in connection with a shooting in the city earlier this month….

Man pleads not guilty in fatal crash

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A Fresno County man has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in connection with a head-on crash that killed three elderly sisters and injured a fourth sister…

SJ Counselor arrested in sale of marijuana to students

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An after-school counselor at a middle school in the Willow Glen area of San Jose was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of selling marijuana to children…

Man pleads guilty to bringing teen prostitute to Vegas


A northern California man faces at least 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to bringing a girl to Las Vegas to work as a prostitute…

2012 Top cities for international tourists are…

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Hong Kong and Singapore attract the most international travelers, according to Euromonitor’s Top 100 City Destinations Ranking for 2012..

Man convicted of impregnating daughter sentenced

A man convicted of impregnating his 12-year-old daughter and then taking her to a hospital for an abortion has been sentenced to 25 years in state prison….

Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

2 Norwegian lawmakers have jointly nominated National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden for the Nobel Peace Prize…

Water shortage continues despite local rain

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(中文) 北加州終於盼到遲來的甘露,下了一場雨,但有州府官員指,多個地方在60-120天內有機會出現缺水…

Li Na slapped 12 yrs ago by ex-leader of her hometown

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(中文) 有內地傳媒就找到一段十二年前的片段,當時一名前湖北省體育局局長,在頒獎時打了李娜一下…

Two dogs in GG park attack were in custody last month

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The pair of pit bulls that attacked two men in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Tuesday night, prompting police to shoot and kill one of the dogs, had been in the custody of the city last month….

Local high school basketball player makes miracle shot

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Pandemonium erupted in a high school gym in Alameda on Friday night when a varsity basketball player made a miraculous full-court shot with less than a second left in the game….

How Choco Pie infiltrated North Korea’s sweet tooth

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South Korea’s Choco Pies are viewed as exotic, highly prized treats, selling on North Korea’s black markets for as much as $10…

Kansas man runs back into burning home to save X-box

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a Kansas man woke up early friday morning to find his house engulfed in flames, he ran out the door empty-handed, but then went back in to grab his x-box…

Police shoot, kill pit bull that attacked 2 men near GG Park

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After SF police shot and killed a pit bull that bit two men in Golden Gate Park on Tuesday night…

NSA tracking angry birds and other apps

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(中文) 紐約時報指,國家安全局追蹤國民的通訊資料,甚至手機的APPS也不放過,國安局回應指並不屬實…

Lawyer: Tentative deal reached in LA school suit

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The lawyer for relatives of a teenager who was stabbed to death at a LA school says a tentative settlement has been reached a wrongful-death lawsuit against the school district…

Tow truck crashes into California medical clinic

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Authorities say seven people were hurt when a tow truck carrying a car on its bed crashed into the waiting room of a Fresno, Calif., medical clinic…

Alameda man killed in shooting oustide Walgreens


A 25-year-old Alameda man was shot and killed outside a Walgreens store in East Oakland on Monday night….

Woman found dead on sidewalk; man arrested for murder

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A 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of homicide after a woman was found dead on a sidewalk in San Francisco’s Mission District on Monday morning…

Ex-Marlboro man dies from smoking-related disease

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Eric Lawson, who portrayed the rugged Marlboro man in cigarette ads during the late 1970s, has died. He was 72…

Mistakes on new Bay Bridge may increase costs

(中文) 海灣大橋東部橋段剛開始使用不久,而維修費用已達數百萬美元,必須由納稅人來支付…

Bitcoin exchange CEO arrested for money laundering

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U.S. government agents have arrested Charlie Shrem, the CEO of Bitcoin exchange BitInstant, charging him with laundering money for customers of online drug bazaar Silk Road

Gold prospectors take advantage of CA drought

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As California’s drought persists and water levels dip to historically low levels, gold prospectors are taking to Northern California rivers hoping to spot something shiny…

Possible arson incident in Pacific Heights

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Police are clearing out of a Pacific Heights neighborhood where the discovery of a suspicious object this morning prompted evacuations and elicited a bomb squad response…

Missing woman’s body found near walking trail

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A 29-year-old woman who was reported missing earlier this month was found dead Saturday along a rural walking trail in Marina…

Twin brothers arrested for fatal stabbing at party

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Twin brothers were arrested today in connection with the stabbing death of a 22-year-old man during a birthday party in East San Jose early Sunday…

Suspect who used baby as shield shot by deputies

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Authorities say a man who shot his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend in the face later used his infant son as a shield…