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Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story
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Surfer Who Said Shark Broke His Board Alters Story

A surfer with a board broken almost neatly in half is still claiming to have been attacked by a great white shark. Read »

2 hours ago
King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

The King Fire was still raging out of control in Pollock Pines, 60 miles east of Sacramento, on Wednesday... Watch »

2 hours ago
Family Dog Caught in Police Pursuit in South LA

Family Dog Caught in Police Pursuit in South LA

A harrowing 30-minute police chase ended on Wednesday after winding through streets in South LA and drawing... Read »

24 minutes ago
Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

You wouldn't think that pig wrangler would be in a cop's job description. Read »

5 hours ago
Drag Queens Will

Drag Queens Will "Mobilize" if FB Doesn't Change Policy

Facebook leaders met on Wednesday with a group of Bay Area drag queens to address concerns the Sisters of Perpetual... Watch »

4 hours ago
Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Three people were injured after their car was struck by an SUV that was involved in a street race in Costa... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Heat Blamed for Electrical Fire That Cut Power

Heat Blamed for Electrical Fire That Cut Power

Oppressive triple-digit heat was blamed on Tuesday for causing a fire at a DWP facility, cutting power to a swath of... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Seismic Shaming: SF's Plan to Get Landlords to Comply with Code

Seismic Shaming: SF's Plan to Get Landlords to Comply with Code

San Francisco is trying shaming to make its buildings safer for shaking. The city plans this week to slap... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Metal Sheet Ignited 1,000-Acre Silverado Brush Fire: Authorities

Metal Sheet Ignited 1,000-Acre Silverado Brush Fire: Authorities

The four-day-old Silverado Fire, which has burned 1,500 acres, was apparently ignited by the sun reflecting... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Bay Area Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash

Bay Area Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash

A plane that went missing Monday after departing from Reid-Hillview Airport in San Jose was discovered by... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Tree With Beehive Crashes Down on Street

Tree With Beehive Crashes Down on Street

Residents in a Studio City neighborhood woke up to find a tree blocking a street. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Sunbathing Woman Run Over by Lifeguard Truck

Sunbathing Woman Run Over by Lifeguard Truck

A 25-year-old woman sunbathing on Venice Beach was hospitalized after she was run over by a lifeguard truck Monday... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
SPCALA Flies Chihuahuas Out of LAX

SPCALA Flies Chihuahuas Out of LAX

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles created “Air Chihuahua” to combat puppy mills... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
SJPD Investigating $800K In Missing Gear from SJSU

SJPD Investigating $800K In Missing Gear from SJSU

San Jose State police are investigating the disappearance of $800,000 in wireless Internet gear that's brand-new. Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Triple-Digit Temps Push Power Demand to Record High

Triple-Digit Temps Push Power Demand to Record High

The state of California saw the highest demand for electricity this year on Monday as a heatwave pushed temperatures... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Police Capture

Police Capture "Very Aggressive" 3-Foot Lizard Roaming...

Police captured what they described as a “large and very aggressive” lizard roaming a neighborhood in... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Hundreds Flee 2 California Wildfires; Homes Burn

Hundreds Flee 2 California Wildfires; Homes Burn

Crews attempted to get better access to two raging wildfires in California that have forced hundreds to... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Simulating Surgery to Save Lives

Simulating Surgery to Save Lives

Every year, as many as 440,000 Americans die because of mistakes that occur in Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Local Police Agencies Suspended From Federal Program After Guns Go Missing

Local Police Agencies Suspended From Federal Program After Guns...

The Pentagon's so-called 1033 program -- dating back to the late1990s -- was supposed to give local law enforcement... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Teen Suspect Arrested in Stockton Bank Robbery

Teen Suspect Arrested in Stockton Bank Robbery

Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy on suspicion of moving what had been an intended getaway car after a... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
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