School bus company a no-show for Oakland special education students
The school district is apologizing to parents of special education students who were left on the side of the road this week when a new school bus vendor failed to pick them up, calling the situation 'embarrassing and unacceptable.'
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Newark: Teacher reprimanded for nasty tweets about students
On her Twitter feed, a Newark Memorial High School teacher was explicit about her desires for her students. She wanted to pour coffee on them. She wanted to stab them. Some of them, she said, "make my trigger finger itchy."
Bay Area stowaway says she's mentally ill, targeted by police
A woman accused of trying to sneak aboard multiple flights without a ticket in California and arrested at a Phoenix airport earlier this week said Thursday that she suffers from an unrecognized mental illness.
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More hops to Hawaii
Hawaiian Airlines is adding flights from San Jose, SFO and Oakland airports.
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Joan Rivers stops breathing during throat surgery
Comedian reportedly rushed to New York hospital after going into either cardiac or respiratory arrest.