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Family Sues BART Over Worker Death

Family members of one of two track workers struck and killed by a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the embattled transit agency.

05/17/2014

Stacey Armato of Hermosa Beach says TSA agents at the Phoenix airport tried to force her to have her breast milk X-rayed. (ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

California Woman Settles Breast Milk Lawsuit Against TSA

Stacey Armato says TSA agents at the Phoenix airport tried to force her to have her breast milk X-rayed.

04/23/2014

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PG&E Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban neighborhood in the San Francisco Bay Area.

04/21/2014

Family says 80-year-old woman was prematurely declared dead and died inside a hospital morgue freezer. (Getty Images)

Court: Lawsuit Over Frozen Woman Can Proceed

Family claims 80-year-old woman was prematurely declared dead and died in a hospital morgue freezer.

04/02/2014

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Mother Sues Google For Free Game Chicanery

Mother says her 5-year-old spent $69.95 on a “free” game.

03/12/2014

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Michigan Man Suing California-Based Furniture Company After His Chair Collapsed

A California company and a retailer are denying responsibility for injuries suffered by a Michigan furniture executive who hurt his back when a chair collapsed.

02/06/2014

Joanne Marlene Conrod claims her injuries kept her from working and compromised her ability to use social media. (Getty Images)

Woman Claims Car Accident Injuries Prevent Her From Using Facebook

Joanne Marlene Conrod claims her injuries kept her from working and compromised her ability to use social media.

02/01/2014

The case that goes to trial Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court is the latest battle in a growing nationwide challenge to union-backed protections for teachers in an effort to hold them more accountable for their work.  (Getty Images)

Calif. Students File Suit To Hold Union-Backed, Tenured Teachers More Accountable

The case that goes to trial Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court is the latest battle in a growing nationwide challenge to union-backed protections for teachers in an effort to hold them more accountable for their work.

01/26/2014

Federal officials will avoid shackling immigrants at the San Francisco immigration court in many hearings. (Getty Images)

ICE To Limit Use Of Shackles At Immigration Court

ACLU class action lawsuit settlement applies only to cases in Northern California.

01/23/2014

McDonald’s To Pay $50,000 To Muslim Employee In Discrimination Lawsuit

McDonald’s has agreed to pay $50,000 to settle a lawsuit that claimed it discriminated against a Muslim employee in Fresno who wasn’t allowed to grow a beard.

12/20/2013

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Kardashian And West Sue Over Leaked Proposal Video

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West sued a co-founder of YouTube on Thursday claiming he violated a confidentiality agreement by posting a video of the couple’s marriage proposal to his new video-sharing website.

11/01/2013

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13-Year-Old Girl Awarded $150 Million In Wrongful Death Case

A jury has awarded more than $150 million in damages to a 13-year-old girl who watched her family perish in a fiery crash on a Southern California freeway.

10/28/2013

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