Man accused in mother's slaying appears in court
FREMONT -- A man suspected of killing his mother last week in her Fremont apartment was in court Wednesday morning to face felony charges tied to the gruesome slaying.
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'Right to Know' ordinance a victory for activists
Former Lafayette resident spurred to action by her husband's brain tumor
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Butt dials: Police dispatchers flooded with 911 calls
Butt dials, accidental calls from a person carrying their phone in their back pocket, are the most common accidental 911 call throughout law enforcement agencies. Google researchers this month released a report showing 20 percent of San Francisco's wireless 911 calls were accidental, adding to a 28 percent increase in wireless calls since 2011. On average, the researchers found dispatchers wasted an average of 74 seconds dealing with each call.
Review: 'American Horror Story'
Producer Ryan Murphy dabbles in more disturbing imagery.
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George Ross, storied Tribune editor, Oakland sports booster, dies at 98
10/07/2015 12:45 PM PDT
Ross' love of Oakland and his love of sports intertwined to help bring and nurture professional sports franchises to the Oakland Coliseum
'Fargo': Season 2 delivers more ice-frosted mayhem
Writer Noah Hawley brings an epic feel to the series inspired by the Coen Brothers film.
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Ronda Rousey: Justin Bieber snubbed my little sis
The mixed martial arts champ says she's still miffed that Bieber refused to take a picture with her sister at the Cannes Film Festival.