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Drought Will Leave Sour Taste To Some Drinking Water

Residents in some San Francisco Bay Area cities are again going to experience sour-tasting drinking water.

05/08/2015

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California Man, Woman Arrested After Child’s Corpse, Severely Abused Kids Found

The two face child abuse charges. Lachaux is also charged with concealing evidence after the toddler’s badly decomposed body was found in the garage.

04/08/2015

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Man Arrested In Connection With Dog Found Burned To Death In Pet Carrier

Authorities have caught they man, they say, tortured and burned a dog to death that was caged in a carrier on a north Sacramento sidewalk in January.

02/20/2015

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Northern California Mother Uses Grief To Help Murder Victims

Lorrain Taylor smiled a toothy grin and was warmly welcomed by customers and employees as she entered a popular barbecue restaurant just off Oakland’s waterfront for a lunch meeting last week.

12/25/2014

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Update On Window Washer Who Fell 11 Stories Expected Today

The wife of a 58-year-old window washer who fell 11 stories from the roof of a building onto a moving car will speak about his recovery process. Marciela Perez will speak Tuesday morning in Oakland about her husband, Pedro Perez.

12/22/2014

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Raiders Plagued By Penalties In 31-13 Loss To Chiefs

When Tony Sparano took over as interim coach in Oakland, one of his priorities was to make sure that the Raiders stopped beating the Raiders.

12/14/2014

Protestors shout at the audience of a The Berkeley Forum presentation at Wheeler Hall during a demonstration over recent grand jury decisions in police-involved deaths on December 10, 2014 in Berkeley, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Thousands Protest Police Killings On Both Sides Of San Francisco Bay

Thousands of protesters took to the downtown streets of San Francisco and Oakland on Saturday to join in a national demonstration of police brutality.

12/13/2014

Much of Southern California experienced temperatures in the upper 80s. (Photo by Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

Southern California Sees Record-Breaking Thanksgiving Heat

San Diego’s Lindbergh Field hit 85 degrees on Thursday, breaking a 111-year-old record by two degrees.

11/27/2014

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More Than 30 Arrested In Oakland During Ferguson-Related Protests

Authorities say more than 30 protesters have been arrested in Oakland as a third night of demonstrations related to the Ferguson protests deteriorated into unrest and vandalism.

11/27/2014

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Oakland Police Arrest More Than 40 Protesters

Oakland’s mayor says more than 40 people have been arrested for hurling bottles, breaking windows and setting small fires during protests of a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.

11/25/2014

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Cat Lovers Flock To Northern California’s Cat Cafe

Cat lovers in Northern California are pouncing at the chance of spending time with feline company at a new cat cafe in Oakland.

11/13/2014

American troops remove body bags from members of the Jim Jones "Temple of People" in Guyana In November of 1978.  More than 900 are believed to have died in the largest mass suicide in American history. (Photo by AFP/Getty Images)

Five Jonestown Victims Buried In Oakland

Their cremated remains were recently discovered in an abandoned Delaware funeral home

10/21/2014

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