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2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter
A San Mateo County Superior Court judge Tuesday sentenced a 70-year-old Half Moon Bay man to two years in prison for felony possession of child pornography, prosecutors said.
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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
6 hrs ago | WebSphere Journal
CON Events announced today that Cloudian, Inc., the leading provider of hybrid cloud storage solutions, has been named "Bronze Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 15th International A , which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
11 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
One in five Alameda County residents relies on food bank assistance, which is more than the one in seven nationally, according to a new survey released Monday by Feeding America, a network of food banks.
15 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
The pilot of a single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza was killed after crashing near Hicks Valley, sparking a 40-acre grass fire reported early Tuesday.
SB1443 would outlaw gifts from lobbyists and reduce the annual overall gift limit for lawmakers from $440 to $200.
A passenger accused of posing as an airport security agent and taking women into a private screening room will not be prosecuted.
When it was first suggested I visit a sculpture garden exhibit at Filoli for this column, I beat back a muffled yawn.
An investigation into the June officer-involved shooting death of a teenage girl in Half Moon Bay has led the District Attorney to find the deputy's actions were justified in defense of his own life.
San Bruno City Manager Connie Jackson, right, talks to the media regarding a federal indictment given to PG&E at the federal courthouse in San Francisco, Calif.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to charges in a new indictment that accuses the utility of lying to federal investigators looking into a fatal pipeline explosion in a San Francisco Bay Area neighborhood.
PG&E Co. pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco Monday to 28 criminal counts, including a charge of obstructing justice in a probe of a fatal pipeline explosion and fire in San Bruno in 2010.
PG&E pleaded not guilty on Monday to a new federal criminal indictment on an array of felony charges connected to a fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno that could lead to a fine of up to $1.13 billion.
Prosecutors say no criminal charges will be filed against a man accused of posing as a Transportation Security Administration agent and privately screening two women at the San Francisco International Airport.
An unidentified shooter opened fire on a vehicle driving in East Palo Alto Sunday night, leaving one person dead and four injured, according to East Palo Alto police.
KRON 4's Will Tran reports an 18-year old died at the scene. Six people were inside the car that was the target of the shooting.
A bill that would clamp down on the use of antibiotics in cattle and poultry is a pen stroke from becoming law in California -- so why aren't environmentalists happy? The author of the legislation, state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, touts SB 835 as a critical early step in fighting an emerging national health crisis: the rise of ... (more)
Voters in San Mateo County will soon be part of a trial that could help the state decide if it wants to adopt a system of primarily voting by mail, with a greatly reduced number of physical polling places.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 07:38 pm
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