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Bay Area airport workers learn how to identify human trafficking victims

Thousands of victims of sex and labor trafficking are frequently shuttled through airports, but they are rarely rescued there, said Betty Boeving, executive director of the Bay Area Anti-Trafficking Coalition.  
Fremont also will create a Free Speech Zone at parades, festivals and other events with special permits to allow demonstrations or other political activity without interfering with the event.  
Courtesy Fremont Police Department
Police in Fremont say a U.S. Marine was robbed of his wallet early April 9 before the man's credit cards were used at a 7-Eleven an hour later.  
A family of five escaped with their lives after a one-alarm fire spread through their home early Monday, but two of their pets perished, a battalion chief for Fremont Fire said.  
Despite raising rates for 12 consecutive years, the Fremont-based district now has a $15 million budget hole, and to fill it might charge its biggest water consumers even more.  
A shortage of high-end condos has newly minted tech millionaires scrambling for a pied-a-terre in San Francisco. They want a view and all the latest amenities -- but there's little available, according to luxury real estate agents.  
Hayward teacher wins international awardA Hayward educator is one of 24 worldwide being recognized for his commitment to teaching entrepreneurship.Richard Charles will be honored along with the other teachers and several students April 24 at a gala in Washington, D.  
Jabrie Bennett will get 72 years to life sentence for killing Kenneth Seets, 50, who was waiting for a bus at San Leandro BART station. H was also convicted of shooting another teen in the back in Oakland.  
Letters from councilwoman sparks speculation on possible campaign; Dan Siegel, another mayoral candidate, receives a lifetime achievement award from the National Lawyer's Guild.  
Fremont school board members, who met with Ohlone College trustees Wednesday to discuss the issue, said they hope the mixed-use plan for the college's Mission San Jose district campus will not add to overcrowding, traffic woes  
This church floor was transformed into a huge psychadelic light show

This rather ordinary church in Casablanca, Morocco was transformed into an explosion of color and pattern during the "Magic Carpet" show by French artist Claude Mossessian. Full Story