FBI links Peninsula cold case murders to Reno killing in 1976
Federal and local authorities are setting forth a newly-formed task force to probe the Peninsula after tying a sixth victim, a Reno college student, back to the prolific killer.
Oakland teen headed to trial for setting fire to agender teen on AC Transit bus
A 16-year-old Oakland boy who set fire to an agender youth on an AC Transit bus last year was ordered to trial on aggravated mayhem, assault and hate crime charges on Thursday upon waiving his right to a preliminary hearing.
Same-sex marriage now legally recognized in Kentucky
A federal judge on Thursday signed an order directing officials in Kentucky to immediately recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states and countries.
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Governor Jerry Brown opposes legalizing pot because 'We need to stay alert'
California Governor Jerry Brown said he is not sure legalizing pot is a good idea in his state because the country could lose its competitive edge if too many people are getting stoned.
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More than 1,600 wore their sunglasses at night, for a possible record
There appears to be another arcane world record in Grand Rapids, this time for the most people wearing sunglasses at night. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
Also meet Adrian Marcel, one of Oakland's most promising R&B talents.
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Look who's sleeping in Justin Bieber's bed
Qianying Zhao was arrested after breaking into the home Bieber is renting and falling asleep in a bedroom.