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California DA to give results of police sex investigation
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors in the San Francisco Bay Area are planning a news conference to discuss the results of an investigation into sexual misconduct involving officers from the Oakland Police Department and other law enforcement agencies.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Police San Francisco Bay Area San Francisco San Francisco Bay Law enforcement agency San Jose California Alameda California San Mateo County California
Man driving rented Ferrari loses control, dies in crash
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a driver lost control of a rented Ferrari and it tumbled 100 feet down an embankment in the San Francisco Bay Area, killing the man.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | San Francisco Bay Area San Francisco Bay San Mateo County California San Francisco California English-language films San Jose California Marin County California
San Francisco man threatened to shoot Muslim woman in alleged hate crime, police say
A San Francisco man was arrested on suspicion of threatening to shoot a woman wearing a hijab because she is Muslim, police said Thursday. Joshua Ruano, 27, is being held on suspicion of making a criminal threat with a hate-crime enhancement, according to the San Francisco Police Department. The...
-1 points by Los Angeles Times | Hate crime California San Francisco Bay Area Crime San Francisco San Francisco Bay Golden Gate Bridge San Jose California
Southern California rain eases; north facing renewed storm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least three people, eased off Saturday. But it was only a temporary reprieve…
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2 dead as storm lashes Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, killed a motorist in a submerged car and disrupted hundreds of flights…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | California Orange County California San Francisco Bay Area San Francisco San Francisco Bay Tropical cyclone California State Route 1 Southern California
Move over, Big Mac, there’s a new sandwich in town
McDonald’s is planning to launch a crab sandwich in the San Francisco Bay area.
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McDonald's testing out crab sandwich in San Francisco area
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — McDonald's is planning to launch a crab sandwich in the San Francisco Bay area.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | California San Francisco Bay Area San Francisco San Francisco Giants San Jose California Oakland Athletics Crab San Francisco Bay
California retains drought measures, despite wet weather
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Water regulators in California on Wednesday extended what are now largely symbolic conservation measures lingering from the drought after the state has seen one of the wettest winters in years.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | San Francisco Bay Area California Marin County California Tropical cyclone San Francisco Bay San Francisco San Jose California Weather
Raw: New Calif. Storm Brings Flooding, Mudslides
The latest storm in the wet California winter triggered street flooding and rockslides around the San Francisco Bay Area. South of San Francisco, one of several rock and mudslides overturned a pickup truck on a state route near Santa Cruz. (Feb. 7)         
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Flood watches in place as rain batters Northern California
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Flash flood watches are in place for parts of Northern California down through the Central Coast as heavy rains swamp roads and threaten to overtop rivers and creeks. The National Weather Service says more than an inch of rain could fall in the San Francisco Bay ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | California Tropical cyclone Northern California Weather San Francisco Bay San Francisco Bay Area Rain San Joaquin River
Who will pay for San Francisco’s $750 million tilting tower?
San Francisco's Millennium Tower was touted as the most luxurious tower in San Francisco. Its shine faded on May 10, 2016 when homeowners were informed that the building had sunk 16 inches into the earth and tilted over 15 inches at its tip and 2 inches at the base, according to suits filed by residents and the city of San Francisco.
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Anti-Trump protest in San Francisco draws thousands
Thousands of people protested Saturday outside San Francisco's City Hall against President Trump's travel ban and his plans to build a wall on the border with Mexico. It is the latest in a series of demonstrations across the San Francisco Bay area against Trump. The crowd chanted "No ban, no wall!"...
39 points by Los Angeles Times | San Francisco California United States San Francisco Bay Area San Jose California San Francisco Bay Immigration to the United States San Francisco Giants
Giant foam blob covers California streets — VIDEO
A bobbing sea of white foam spewed out of a Northern California airport hangar and flooded city streets on Friday.
83 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | San Francisco Bay Area California San Jose California San Francisco Bay San Francisco San Francisco International Airport San Jose Mercury News Golden Gate Bridge
That’s no snow: Sea of foam cascades from airport hangar
Television news footage late Friday afternoon showed little of the foam from Mineta San Jose International Airport that was several feet deep in spots and had taken up a city block earlier in the day.
92 points by The Denver Post | San Francisco Bay Area California San Jose California San Francisco Bay San Francisco San Francisco International Airport San Jose Mercury News Golden Gate Bridge
That's no snow: Sea of foam cascades from airport hangar
A bobbing sea of white foam several feet deep in spots spewed out of a large hangar at Mineta San Jose International Airport in California on Friday, covering cars and blocking businesses as it cascaded onto a nearby street. The foam was a chemical used as a fire retardant and was coming from ...
-2 points by Las Vegas Sun | San Jose California San Francisco Bay Area California San Francisco Bay San Francisco San Francisco International Airport Golden Gate Bridge Marin County California
Blue times for a blue city by the Bay
It was the second Tuesday of November, one week after the election of Donald J. Trump, and hundreds of protesters were on the march, streaming down Market Street toward City Hall under police escort. There was something about this march that distinguished it from the almost daily post-election...
14 points by Los Angeles Times | San Francisco San Francisco Bay Area San Francisco Bay Golden Gate Bridge California United States Golden Gate Marin County California
Authorities probe oil sheen in bay north of San Francisco
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday were investigating whether a mysterious odor is linked to a 40-foot wide oil sheen on San Pablo Bay, north of San Francisco, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
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