Niko after being found. (Credit: Fremont Police Department)

Fremont Police K9 Gets Loose, Prompts Search

A young police K9 somehow got out of his yard overnight, prompting an hours-long search Sunday morning.


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Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Rattles Bay Area Early Tuesday Morning

Authorities say a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has rattled the San Francisco Bay Area, but no injuries or property damage is reported.


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California Man Arrested In Connection With Idaho Contract Killings

Court records say Robins arranged the killing of two Boise men and faces two counts of aiding and abetting first-degree murder and one count of aiding and abetting attempted first degree murder.


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District Shelves Controversial Sex Education Book

A Northern California school district is shelving a controversial sex education textbook that some parents say is extremely inappropriate for students.


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Man Arrested For Mooning Motorists

A California man who police say dropped his pants and mooned passing motorists on a highway has been arrested for investigation of being drunk in public.


Police vehicles at the scene of an officer-involved shooting on the 4500 block of Central Ave. in Fremont, November 5, 2012. (CBS)

Fremont Police Kill Naked, Knife-Wielding Domestic Violence Suspect

Police officers shot and killed a domestic violence suspect in Fremont late Sunday night while he allegedly pursued his estranged wife with a knife, a police spokeswoman said.


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Two Fremont Police Officers Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI

Two Fremont police officers have been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving over the past two weeks.


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Fremont Solar Company Goes Bankrupt; 1,100 Workers Laid Off

A leading Bay Area manufacturer of solar power systems has abruptly shut down operations and laid off its staff while it sought to file for bankruptcy protection.



Authorities Investigating How Inmate Got Free From Fremont Courthouse

Alameda County authorities say they are trying to figure out how an inmate escaped from the Fremont courthouse and ended up 10 miles away near his home in Hayward.