Morgan Hill man arrested in alleged sexual abuse of teen girl

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A 19-year-old man was arrested and jailed Saturday in the alleged sexual abuse of a 14-year-old girl in Morgan Hill…

SF: 2 photographers on Lombard St robbed at gunpoint

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Two men were robbed of their photography equipment while they were taking photos of the crooked Lombard Street…

Why most Californians don’t buy quake insurance

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Only 10% homeowners in California buy earthquake insurance to protect themselves…

Rare copy of Superman comic book fetches $3.2M

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A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million…

Museum intern dies after falling off NYC roof

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Police say a woman has died after falling off a Manhattan roof during a party…

San Jose violent crime slightly up

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Violent crimes reported in San Jose from January to June increased slightly compared to the same period in 2013…

3.9-Magnitude aftershock felt near Napa

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A 3.9-magnitude aftershock struck about two miles northwest of American Canyon at 5:33 a.m. Tuesday…

One more killed, two beheaded in Brazilian prison riot

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Two prisoners were beheaded in a riot that erupted Sunday in a prison in southern Brazil…

Beijing woman hits boyfriend in public

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A woman in Beijing hit her boyfriend after she found out the designer handbag that he gave her was a cheap knock-off…

Star player hit by rock in Algeria dies

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A star soccer player has died after he was hit in the head by an object thrown from the crowd during a game in Algeria’s top league…

Apple issues iphone 5 battery recall

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Having trouble with your iphone 5 battery? You might be eligible for a free replacement…

Bay Area residents shaken by earthquake

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Residents in the Bay Area talks about what they experienced during the latest earthquake…

Three Chinese workers reportedly abducted in Turkey

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Kurdish rebels have abducted three Chinese workers in southeast Turkey and attacked a thermal power plant where they worked…

South Bay man arrested in suspected DUI fatal crash

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A 20-year-old man was arrested early Monday morning after his pickup truck veered off of a road and killed a passenger…

Chinese boy survives after being run over by SUV

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A 6-year-old boy survived after being run over by a careless driver in Shandong…

Post-quake gas leak inspections to last days

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PG&E says it expects to continue searching for possible gas leaks after the earthquake…

SF: Pedestrian fatally struck by Muni bus

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A pedestrian was fatally struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus on Geary Boulevard early Monday morning…

More aftershocks expected in Napa area

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Scientists say there could be aftershocks for several weeks following the 6.0-magnitude earthquake that shook Napa…

Beijing woman drags boyfriend at train station

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A video shows a woman dragging her boyfriend at a train station in Beijing…

Philippines makes arrests in online extortion ring

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An online syndicate accused of blackmailing more than 1,000 victims after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcam…

Clues to idenitify Jim Foley’s killer

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In the UK, authorities are still trying to identify the apparently British ISIS militant who killed American Journalist James Foley…

In rare move, Chinese man acquitted of murder

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A Chinese court on Friday acquitted a death-row inmate who spent eight years behind bars for double murder…

Pentagon cites ‘dangerous’ Chinese jet intercept

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The Obama administration accused a Chinese fighter jet of conducting a “dangerous intercept” of a U.S. navy aircraft…

Three Japanese students killed in SoCal car crash

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Three Japanese college students were killed and five other foreign students were injured in a car crash…

Man charged with leaving 3 kids in car outside bar

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A Florida man is accused of leaving his three children in a car for hours outside a bar while he got drunk inside…

378 people ‘pay it forward’ at Florida Starbucks

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A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida…

One killed in Salinas violent robbery, shooting case

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Salinas police have released surveillance video of a violent robbery last week that ended with three people being shot, one fatally…

Wal-Mart cuts prices on iPhone 5S, 5C

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Wal-Mart cut prices for the iPhone 5S and 5C, offering further evidence that next-generation iPhones will indeed be released in September…

China tries 5 accused cult members for murder

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Five people stood trial Thursday in the beating death of a woman at a McDonald’s restaurant in Shandong, China…

Official: Militants asked $132.5 million ransom

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The Islamic State militants who beheaded American journalist James Foley had demanded ransom for his release…