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San Jose homicide: Man shot downtown
San Jose police are investigating a homicide after a man was shot to death in downtown San Jose on Thursday night.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:12am




California failing to manage nursing home probes, state auditor says
California's public health department has failed to adequately manage investigations of nursing homes statewide, resulting in a backlog of more than 11,000 complaints -- many involving a serious safety risk to patients, according to an audit released Thursday.

31 Oct 2014 at 6:10am



Ebola: Stanford doctor back from Liberia has no qualms with quarantine
Although he has no Ebola symptoms, Dr. Colin Bucks sits in his Redwood City home every day -- completely alone. He sent his wife and dog to a hotel. The only time he goes out the front door is to retrieve food delivered into a cooler on his porch. He considers the 21-day quarantine an extension of his deployment to Liberia.

31 Oct 2014 at 6:08am



Balance of power at San Jose City Hall at stake in Tuesday's election
San Jose voters must decide between largely staying the course or choosing new city leaders that would seek to overturn the reforms enacted by Mayor Chuck Reed and his allies.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:04am




49ers Ray McDonald likely to escape domestic violence charge, sources say
Sources say domestic violence charges are not likely to be filed and the District Attorney's Office will soon issue a report explaining why.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:01am




San Jose police find missing woman with Alzheimer's
Police said Lien Lien, who is visiting from France, went missing Thursday afternoon after walking away from a home on Glen Ferguson Circle.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:01am




San Jose: Three stabbed in home, man arrested
SAN JOSE -- Three people suffered non life-threatening stab wounds after a man went on a rampage inside a home in the city's Evergreen neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
30 Oct 2014 at 10:18pm



Giants World Series parade preview and guide for Friday's rainy party
Around 1 million fans are expected to pack downtown San Francisco for the Giants' World Series parade, which starts at noon and should last two to three hours, rain or shine.
30 Oct 2014 at 7:47pm




Haiti man targets Saratoga resident in email money laundering scheme
According to officials, a man from Port-au-Prince targeted a Saratoga man in an email scheme where he was able to steal over $233,000 from the victim.
30 Oct 2014 at 5:33pm



Biz Break: Social networks making (and spending) big money
Today: LinkedIn completes a social-media trifecta of continually booming revenues, following Twitter and Facebook. Also: Apple CEO openly discusses sexuality for first time.
30 Oct 2014 at 4:18pm





ABC 7


Kyrie Irving, David Blatt take blame
LeBron James called some of his miscues "careless," shouldering his responsibility for Thursday's loss, but there were others in the Cavs' locker room who also spoke up about their part in the defeat.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:43am




See Dramatic Fireworks Factory Blaze, Explosion
A large blaze at a fireworks factory in the United Kingdom sent two people to the hospital.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:43am



DeAngelo Hall tears Achilles again
Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall, who tore his Achilles tendon last month and underwent surgery to repair it, tore it again this week and will have to redo the surgery, according to sources.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:33am



NTSB Waiting to Inspect Plane in Wichita Airport Crash
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board have been unable to inspect a small plane that crashed into a building at an airport in Wichita, Kansas, killing four people.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:33am



If You Thought the Legal Challenges to Obamacare Were Over, You'd Be Wrong
You thought the battles over health care were over after the nail biting 2012 decision by the Supreme Court upholding a core provision of the law, right? Wrong. In fact, the Justices are meeting behind closed doors Friday to discuss a different challen..
31 Oct 2014 at 6:08am



Eric Decker's tweet goes awry
The New York Jets' Eric Decker picked a bad week to try to rally the team's disgruntled fan base.
31 Oct 2014 at 5:57am



Russell Westbrook fractures hand
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook suffered a small fracture of the second metacarpal in his right hand Thursday night, coach Scott Brooks said.
31 Oct 2014 at 5:37am



Tony Jefferson deals with concussion
While driving after Sunday's game, Cardinals safety Tony Jefferson pulled over for about 30 minutes.
31 Oct 2014 at 5:27am



Knicks surprise Cavs, spoil homecoming of LeBron James (8 turnovers)
LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.
31 Oct 2014 at 5:27am



Frein Shackled With Slain Trooper's Handcuffs After Capture
A self-trained survivalist was shackled in the handcuffs used by a Pennsylvania state trooper he allegedly killed in an ambush last month, the state police commissioner said during a news conference.
31 Oct 2014 at 4:16am




Contra Costa Times: Bay & State


Jerry Brown casts ballot, but stays mum on certain races
Governor Jerry Brown cast his ballot Thursday but wouldn't say how he voted on two controversial ballot measures, California's tightest statewide race, or his second and third choices for Oakland's mayor.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:40am




California failing to manage nursing home probes, state auditor says
California's public health department has failed to adequately manage investigations of nursing homes statewide, resulting in a backlog of more than 11,000 complaints -- many involving a serious safety risk to patients, according to an audit released Thursday.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:39am



Apple CEO Tim Cook pushes corporate America toward more open future
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he is not an activist. But by coming forward as the first publicly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company, he will have a profound impact on corporate culture and the gay community's place in it, advocates for gay rights say.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:38am



Prosecutors leaning against charging 49er Ray McDonald
Sources say domestic violence charges are not likely to be filed and the District Attorney's Office will issue a report explaining why not soon.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:37am



San Jose police find missing woman with Alzheimer's
Police said Lien Lien, who is visiting from France, went missing Thursday afternoon after walking away from a home on Glen Ferguson Circle.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:36am



San Jose: Three stabbed in home, man arrested
SAN JOSE -- Three people suffered non life-threatening stab wounds after a man went on a rampage inside a home in the city's Evergreen neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:35am



San Jose homicide: Man shot downtown
San Jose police are investigating a homicide after a man was shot to death in downtown San Jose on Thursday night.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:35am



San Jose: Two pedestrians struck, killed in separate incidents
A man and woman were struck and killed by vehicles in separate incidents overnight in a span of 90 minutes, increasing the number of pedestrians deaths in San Jose this year to 18, according to police.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:34am




Richmond: Detective shoots suspect in Pacific East Mall parking lot
A police detective headed to lunch with a partner shot and critically wounded a man who was breaking into a car in a strip mall parking lot Thursday afternoon, police said. Police said the detective who fired on the man perceived a threat to his partner, but did not specify the nature of the threat.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:31am





Antioch gym where girl crashed through window had similar accident in 2007
Family of recent 10-year-old victim learns than an Antioch High student also crashed through the window in similar incident at Four Stars Academy years earlier.
31 Oct 2014 at 6:31am





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