283 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

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A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island…

Male cop dresses as Amish woman to stop flasher

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A western Pennsylvania police officer says he went undercover dressed as an Amish woman in hopes of scaring…

$1,000 scholarship available for students who dream up better laws

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Students who suggest worthwhile improvements to San Francisco’s laws now have a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship …

Massive San Francisco blaze reportedly not arson


San Francisco fire officials say a massive blaze that barreled through an apartment building construction site…

Woman jumps in front of BART train at Montgomery station

A woman pulled from under a train at San Francisco’s Montgomery BART station Monday afternoon had apparently jumped in front of the train…

Passenger ousts SuperShuttle riders, steals van

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Passengers aboard a SuperShuttle van bound for the San Francisco airport were left standing by the side of a road after…

Google Glass wearer attacked in SF

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Google Glass wearer attacked in SF…

FBI asks to meet with San Francisco supervisors


FBI asks to meet with San Francisco supervisors…

Man arrested, charged for sexual battery of woman


A 24-year-old man was arrested for sexual battery against a woman on Thursday morning near the MacArthur…

Oakland student gets full scholarship to Harvard

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Oakland student gets full scholarship to Harvard…

Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

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Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse ?at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies….

Stanford edges out Harvard on admissions

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Stanford edges out Harvard on admissions…

Salinas: woman on tracks fatally struck by train

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A train fatally struck a woman on the tracks in Salinas on Saturday night, a police commander said….

Unruly man charged after jet diverts to Nebraska

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A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines flight is facing federal charges because he tried to open a door….

After attack, officials kill 5 bears in Florida


Florida wildlife officials have killed five bears after an attack on a woman in the driveway outside her home…

Robotic submarine deployed in search for plane

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Search crews sent a robotic submarine deep into the Indian Ocean on Monday to begin scouring the seabed for …

Female armed with baseball bat fatally shot by officers

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Police in Utah are questioning a mother and family members about the killings of seven babies whose bodies …

Utah woman arrested after 7 dead babies found

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Police in Utah are questioning a mother and family members about the killings of seven babies whose…

US to probe hate crimes link in Kansas shootings

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The top U.S. law enforcement official says Justice Department prosecutors will investigate whether federal hate crimes…

62-year-old man struck and killed by Nissan

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A 62-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle in Redwood City this morning…

NTSB: No evidence of pre-impact fire in CA crash


Federal investigators say they haven’t found any physical evidence that a FedExtruck was on fire before it slammed …

A 5-alarm blaze at downtown building brought under control


A five-alarm blaze at a former news station in downtown San Jose has been brought under control by firefighters this evening…

Woman: 911 down when intruder breaks into home

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A woman from Everett, Wash., says she called 911 at least 37 times early Thursday when an intruder broke into her home…

Girl gets $20K for diamond found in Arkansas park

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An Oklahoma City girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found at an Arkansas park for $20,000….

Rat infestation shuts down SF Chinatown stores

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Rat infestation shuts down SF Chinatown stores…

West Coast’s tallest building: Salesforce Tower

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Salesforce.com is set to become the anchor tenant in an office tower under construction in San Francisco that’s expected…

Sony: Some Vaio laptops batteries may overheat

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Sony is advising consumers to quit using some of its VAIO laptop computers and unplug them, saying that it’s …

Man with 1st name ‘God’ sues credit rating agency

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A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history …

One twin missing in CA bus, truck collision that killed 10

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A Southern California family is desperately trying to locate one of two identical twins whose bus was involved …

Amazon offers employees up to $5000 to quit

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If your boss offered you five-thousand dollars to quit, would you take the money and run?…