Man arrested at SFO for posing as TSA agent

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A man was arrested at SFO for allegedly impersonating a security officer and screening women in a private room…

Sunnyvale: One killed, four injured in HWY 101 crash

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One person was killed in an accident that injured four others on U.S. Highway 101 in Sunnyvale Friday morning…

Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call

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The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in Ukraine did not make any distress call…

MH 17 passenger’s tragic last Facebook post

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Dutchman Cor Pan posted a photo of the doomed Malaysia Airline Fight 17 on Facebook before its departure…

China girl falls to her death over nude pictures

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A teenage girl fell to her death two months ago in Chongqiang, China over her nude pictures…

Obama: Downed jet in Ukraine a ‘terrible tragedy’

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Obama says the U.S. is working to determine whether any American citizens were on board…

Bay Area home sales slightly up in June

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Bay Area home sales were slightly up in June but remained below long-term levels…

Both sides in Ukraine deny shooting down plane

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Both the president of Ukraine and a separatist leader denied shooting anything down Thursday…

Sunnyvale elderly woman struck and killed by vehicle

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An 87-year-old woman hit by a vehicle in Sunnyvale late Wednesday died of her injuries at a hospital…

Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs over next year

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Microsoft announced the biggest layoffs in its history Thursday, saying it will cut up to 18,000 jobs…

Three dead in California bank robbery

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A bank robbery in Stockton left three people dead, including two suspects and one hostage…

Strong-arm robbery reported on UC Berkeley campus

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A strong-arm robbery occurred on the campus of University of California at Berkeley last weekend…

Chinese economic growth rises to 7.5 percent

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China’s economic growth rose to 7.5 percent over a year earlier in the three months ended June 30…

Police arrest suspect in south China bus explosion

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Police in Guangzhou said they had arrested a suspect who had confessed to arson in relation to a bus explosion…

Woman who sent ricin to Obama gets 18 years in prison

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A Texas woman was sentenced to 18 years in prison for sending ricing-laced letters to President Barack Obama…

South African plane heading to Hong Kong hits turbulence

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Severe turbulence struck a South African Airways plane that was heading to Hong Kong…

‘Hidden Cash’ man to pay for Whittier park repair

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Cash hunters trampled on plants, uprooted a newly planted tree, tore apart sprinkler heads and broke fences…

Richmond teens arrested after armed robbery

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Five teens were arrested in Richmond after robbing a man at gunpoint at his front door…

Convicted molester in California gets 194 years

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A serial child molester was sentenced to 194 years to life in prison for sexually abusing four boys…

Homeless man charged in sexual assault

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A homeless man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman who gave him money in Richmond…

SF elderly woman robbed in Chinatown apartment

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A man held down an elderly woman and robbed her in her Chinatown apartment last weekend…

Explosion hits airport in China’s northwest

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An explosion occurred at about 1:45 p.m. in a structure outside the airport in Xining, capital of Qinghai province…

SF: Girl robbed while selling candy outside store

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An 8-year-old girl selling candy outside a store in San Francisco was robbed Monday by a woman…

Hong Kong asks Beijing for greater democracy

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Hong Kong’s leader formally asked Beijing for legal changes that would ultimately let Hong Kong residents elect his successor…

Bus catches fire in south China; at least 2 dead

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An explosion went off on a bus that then caught fire Tuesday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou…

San Mateo police seek suspect who videotaped woman

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A suspicious person is accused of videotaping and stalking a 20-year-old woman in San Mateo last week…

Two charged in fight outside AT&T Park

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Charges have been filed against two men who were allegedly involved in a fight that left a woman unconscious…

Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt

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A subway train derailed Tuesday deep below Moscow streets, at least 21 people were killed…

Parents stabbed while sleeping; son arrested

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Authorities have arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of stabbing his parents while they were sleeping…

China says iPhone location services raise security concerns

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iPhone location services features have recently raised concerns about information security in China…