Tech firm fires CEO convicted of domestic violence

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A San Francisco software company says it has terminated its CEO, a wealthy Internet entrepreneur who recently…

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South San Francisco police is warning the public of a telephone scam that an elderly woman fell victim to earlier this month….

Pilot missing after 2 planes collide in No. S.F. Bay

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Crews were searching the northern part of San Francisco Bay for a pilot after two small planes collided…

San Jose woman arrested in stabbing baby


A San Jose woman arrested for the fatal stabbing of her 7-month-old baby Saturday in a rural area near Livermore …

LA Clippers owner’s racist comment allegedly on tape

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President Barack Obama said Sunday that comments reportedly made by the owner of a U.S. pro basketball team are…

Americans rely less on credit cards

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Americans rely less on credit cards…

Dead cats found hanging from trees in NYC suburb

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Twenty-five dead cats have been found in plastic bags hanging from trees in a New York City suburb…

Cops: Boy in knife attacks wrote chilling note

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Police say the Pennsylvania boy accused of stabbing 21 high school classmates wrote a note saying…

No reprimand for fireman who filmed Asiana crash

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San Francisco’s fire chief has rescinded the reprimand of a firefighter whose helmet-mounted camera captured footage of a fire rig…

Mother of stowaway identified as refugee

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A United Nations official says the mother of a California teenager who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii is …

Chinese aunts dance outside Louvre Museum

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Chinese aunts square dance outside Louvre Museum…

Cat Cafe unites friends of felines in New York

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It’s a place where cat and coffee lovers can talk cat health and learn about cat adoption with 16 of the cuddly felines…

14-year-old arrested in beating of 87-year-old woman

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A 14-year-old boy suspected of beating an 87-year-old woman at a senior housing complex has been arrested in California…

Drought covers 100% of CA for first time in 15 years

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For the first time in 15 years… the entire state of California is in a drought….

Base jumpers dive off the top of the Burj Khalifa

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Two daredevil jumpers who live by the adage — “go big, or go home.”…

11 kids, driver hurt in Calif. school bus crash

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Authorities say 11 elementary school students and their driver were injured in a school bus crash in Southern California….

Malaysia to release MH370 report

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Facing anger from families of Flight 370 passengers, Malaysia’s Prime Minister said Thursday his government …

Google, Apple settle high-tech workers’ lawsuit

Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers…

100-year-old California woman gets diploma

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A 100-year-old Northern California woman is getting her high school diploma some eight decades after she dropped out…

Paul McCartney to close Candlestick Park with farewell concert

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Music legend Paul McCartney will perform the final concert at San Francisco’s soon-to-be-demolished…

Coffee prices skyrocket after Brazil drought

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The caffeine may not be the only jolt you get from your morning cup of coffee…

Father of Oakland teen shot by officer sues city


The father of a 16-year-old Oakland boy who was shot in the face by an officer who mistook him…

Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him

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A 9-year-old boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders…

Police surround medical building after shooting

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Police officers have surrounded a San Francisco Bay Area medical building after a shooting inside…

Batteries in baby video monitors recalled

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Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a burn hazard…

Airport official: Teen had no clue he was in Maui

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The head of Maui’s main airport says a 15-year-old stowaway aboard a flight from San Jose had no clue …

Memory Lane: Traveling through time on Google maps

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Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps…

Lupita Nyong’o named People’s ‘Most Beautiful’

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People magazine has named Lupita Nyong’o as the “World’s Most Beautiful” for 2014….

Scientists locate shipwreck in San Francisco Bay

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Federal ocean scientists have found the wreckage of a steamship that sank in San Francisco Bay in 1888…

Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt

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Unidentified material that washed ashore in southwestern Australia and is being examined for any link to the lost …