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Mold Concerns Force SJSU to Close Journalism Building

Mold Concerns Force SJSU to Close Journalism Building

It’s a rocky start to the new semester at San Jose State University: Water damage has closed one of the... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Early-Warning System Worked in Napa Quake: Experts

Early-Warning System Worked in Napa Quake: Experts

University of California, Berkeley, scientists say an early-warning system gave them a 10-second alert when... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

Kill Switches Now Required on All Smartphones in California

A bill signed into law by California Gov. Jerry Brown Monday should make smartphones a lot less vulnerable... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
In Quake Country, Quake Insurance a Necessity

In Quake Country, Quake Insurance a Necessity

Folks in Napa are just beginning to assess the costs of rebuilding due to the devastation caused by... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Giant Duck Will Stick Around LA Until September

Giant Duck Will Stick Around LA Until September

A giant rubber duck that has been drawing crowds to the Port of Los Angeles since it’s arrival last week will... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Four Sharks Spotted at Manhattan Beach

Four Sharks Spotted at Manhattan Beach

Four juvenile sharks were spotted in Manhattan Beach Sunday, according to Los Angeles County Lifeguards. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Skateboarders Shred Buckled Napa Streets

Skateboarders Shred Buckled Napa Streets

When NBC Bay Area photographer Jeremy Carroll snapped a picture of skateboarders doing tricks on a stretch of... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Napa Takes Stock of Quake Damage, Power Comes Back

Napa Takes Stock of Quake Damage, Power Comes Back

Downtown Napa remained shuttered on Monday, one day after a 6.0 earthquake jolted the heart of California... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
By the Numbers: Napa Earthquake's Impact

By the Numbers: Napa Earthquake's Impact

The strongest earthquake in 25 years shook Northern California early Sunday, causing significant damage and injuring... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Person of Interest Detained in

Person of Interest Detained in "Random" SoCal Killings

A person of interest has been detained in connection with the "random" fatal shootings of three people,... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
New: Chinese Lantern Landscape at LA County Fair

New: Chinese Lantern Landscape at LA County Fair

Four zones light up the night in fanciful fashion. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
2 SoCal College Football Players Killed in Car Crash

2 SoCal College Football Players Killed in Car Crash

College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita was in mourning Saturday after two of its football players were killed and a... Read »

Aug 24, 2014
Aftershocks Reported After 6.0 Magnitude Quake

Aftershocks Reported After 6.0 Magnitude Quake

The U.S. Geological Survey Sunday morning is reporting a 3.6 magnitude aftershock about four miles southwest of Napa... Read »

Aug 24, 2014
Quake Reaction: Tweets From People Near the Epicenter

Quake Reaction: Tweets From People Near the Epicenter

People react on Twitter to the 6.0-magnitude quake that hit near Vallejo, California. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
San Francisco to Tally Bird-Into-Window Death Toll

San Francisco to Tally Bird-Into-Window Death Toll

San Francisco officials have launched a program to document the number of birds that die by crashing into windows in... Read »

Aug 23, 2014
TSA Collects Trove of  20,000 Items Left Behind at SFO

TSA Collects Trove of 20,000 Items Left Behind at SFO

If you've been through security at San Francisco International Airport recently and are missing your sunglasses... Read »

Aug 23, 2014
Drivers Racking Up Violations on OC Toll Roads

Drivers Racking Up Violations on OC Toll Roads

Three months after Orange County's toll roads adopted a cash-free payment system, drivers are racking up more... Watch »

Aug 23, 2014
$180 Million Lotto Jackpot Sold in Riverside County

$180 Million Lotto Jackpot Sold in Riverside County

Just five weeks after a Fontana store churned out a $60 million Powerball winner, a ticket worth $180 million... Watch »

Aug 23, 2014
Magnitude-3.0 Quake Strikes Near Big Bear

Magnitude-3.0 Quake Strikes Near Big Bear

A preliminary magnitude-3.0 earthquake struck near Big Bear Saturday morning. Read »

Aug 23, 2014
Officer Responds to Treatment; Additional Charges Filed

Officer Responds to Treatment; Additional Charges Filed

A man arrested on suspicion of possessing weapons used in the shooting of a San Bernardino police officer Friday is... Read »

Aug 23, 2014
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