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No convictions in California trial over 'Ghost Ship' warehouse fire

06 Sep 2019

OAKLAND, Calif. A California jury on Thursday acquitted one of two men charged with manslaughter in an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people in 2016 and failed to reach a verdict on similar charges against the second defendant. | Video

UPS worker kills 3 colleagues in San Francisco, turns gun on himself

15 Jun 2017

SAN FRANCISCO A UPS driver opened fire with a handgun inside a United Parcel Service Inc delivery center in San Francisco on Wednesday, killing three co-workers before fatally shooting himself as police closed in, authorities and company officials said. | Video

Two dead, at least nine injured in California bus crash

20 Jan 2016

SAN FRANCISCO Two people died and at least nine more were injured when a Greyhound bus flipped over and came to rest straddling the median of a wet Northern California freeway, authorities said on Tuesday.

49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks pleads not guilty to sexual battery

30 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of molesting the same woman his former teammate, Ray McDonald, is accused of raping while she was unconscious.

Former NFL player McDonald pleads not guilty to rape

26 Sep 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. Former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald pleaded not guilty on Friday to a charge of rape by intoxication of a woman who reported being sexually assaulted at his home last December.

San Francisco police probe video of officers joking about shootings

12 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco police on Friday said they are investigating video clips posted on social media that appear to show two officers joking in graphic detail about what they would and would not want recorded on body-mounted cameras if they shot someone.

Undocumented immigrant to stand trial in San Francisco waterfront shooting

05 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO An undocumented immigrant accused of shooting a woman along San Francisco's famous waterfront in a killing that has ratcheted up the national debate over immigration will stand trial on murder and weapons charges, a judge ruled on Friday.

Undocumented immigrant to stand trial in San Francisco waterfront shooting

05 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO An undocumented immigrant accused of shooting a woman along San Francisco's famous waterfront in a killing that has ratcheted up the national debate over immigration will stand trial on murder and weapons charges, a judge ruled on Friday.

Parents of woman shot in San Francisco file wrongful death claims

03 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO The family of a woman shot dead on a San Francisco pier in July filed wrongful death claims on Tuesday against the sheriff and two federal agencies, citing negligence and other errors in the handling of an undocumented immigrant accused of killing her.

Parents of woman shot in San Francisco file wrongful death claims

02 Sep 2015

SAN FRANCISCO The family of a woman shot dead on a San Francisco pier in July filed wrongful death claims on Tuesday against the sheriff and two federal agencies, citing negligence and other errors in the handling of an undocumented immigrant accused of killing her.

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Coronavirus deaths hit 56; China bans wildlife trade

More than 2,000 people have been infected with a new coronavirus, the vast majority in China where 56 people have died from it, and the United States said it will evacuate some of its citizens from the city at the centre of the outbreak.