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PHOTOS: Coronavirus: Infected cruise ship passengers getting care in Nebraska, not California

PHOTOS: Coronavirus: Infected cruise ship passengers getting care in Nebraska, not California

The American passengers diagnosed with coronavirus infection who were evacuated from a Japanese cruise ship are getting specialized care at a Nebraska hospital and are not part of the large quarantine
Three defendants to be tried in El Sobrante killing originally charged as a hate crime

Three defendants to be tried in El Sobrante killing originally charged as a hate crime

Three defendants are facing murder charges in the shooting death of William Sims.
Coronavirus: Infected cruise ship passengers getting care in Nebraska, not California

Coronavirus: Infected cruise ship passengers getting care in Nebraska, not California

The American passengers diagnosed with coronavirus infection who were evacuated from a Japanese cruise ship are getting specialized care at a Nebraska hospital and are not part of the large quarantine
Feds bust suspected Pittsburg/Atlanta pot trafficking ring; alleged money launderer arrested in Bay Area

Feds bust suspected Pittsburg/Atlanta pot trafficking ring; alleged money launderer arrested in Bay Area

A man was arrested in the Bay Area for allegedly laundering money for a pot trafficking ring.
A Bay Area bank robber wore mask and jacket, but no gloves. The FBI used his hand tattoos to ID a suspect

A Bay Area bank robber wore mask and jacket, but no gloves. The FBI used his hand tattoos to ID a suspect

Federal authorities arrested a suspect in two San Francisco bank robberies, thanks in part to the robber forgetting to wear gloves.
PHOTOS: Living at the intersection of rich and poor

PHOTOS: Living at the intersection of rich and poor

The disparities between the two communities are not new, but two things set the Atherton-Redwood City corridor apart from other areas with significant race and class differences.
Coronavirus: 14 infected Americans arrived at Travis AFB

Coronavirus: 14 infected Americans arrived at Travis AFB

A Travis spokesperson could not confirm how many of these passengers will stay at the base for medical care.
Rapper Nef the Pharaoh says Vallejo slaying victims were his sister, nephew

Rapper Nef the Pharaoh says Vallejo slaying victims were his sister, nephew

Nef the Pharaoh posted numerous pictures of his sister and nephew on social media and wrote, "I love you more then LIFE big sister, & I’ll miss giving my nephew hugs & kisses."
Bernie Sanders to rally supporters in Richmond and encourage early voting

Bernie Sanders to rally supporters in Richmond and encourage early voting

With early voting in full swing across California, Sen. Bernie Sanders is headed to Richmond today to rally his supporters and encourage them to get their ballots in as soon as possible.
Will Alameda County voters approve sales tax increase for childcare?

Will Alameda County voters approve sales tax increase for childcare?

If approved, the initiative would expand access to affordable child care and to free or low-cost health services for children in the county.
Bay Area: Living at the intersection of rich and poor

Bay Area: Living at the intersection of rich and poor

The disparities between the two communities are not new, but two things set the Atherton-Redwood City corridor apart from other areas with significant race and class differences.
Director Luc Besson seeks $14.9 million for Charlton Heston’s longtime California estate

Director Luc Besson seeks $14.9 million for Charlton Heston’s longtime California estate

For only the second time since it was commissioned in 1959, the former Los Angeles compound of the late Hollywood icon Charlton Heston has popped up for sale
Police found more than 1,400 marijuana plants inside a building in Northern California

Police found more than 1,400 marijuana plants inside a building in Northern California

A man was arrested in West Point, California, after authorities discovered 440 pounds of illegal marijuana inside a building, the Calaveras County Sheriff's Office said.
Jim Beall’s open Senate seat draws heavyweight contenders

Jim Beall’s open Senate seat draws heavyweight contenders

Seven candidates are vying to replace Jim Beall, who is termed out of Senate District 15 in Santa Clara County.
Break out the tumbler. The price of wine is dropping fast.

Break out the tumbler. The price of wine is dropping fast.

By Allen Kim | CNN Business Let’s raise our glasses and toast to cheaper wine. The price of wine is expected to drop to its lowest levels in five years thanks, in part, to a surplus of California
Big shortage of spots in East Bay district’s after-school program roils parents

Big shortage of spots in East Bay district’s after-school program roils parents

Dublin parents waited up to eight hours in the bitter cold in hopes to sign up their children for a childcare program on campus, but most were turned away.
Letter: I urge my Santa Clara Valley neighbors to choose Anne Kepner

Letter: I urge my Santa Clara Valley neighbors to choose Anne Kepner

Kepner has served on West Valley-Mission Community College Board and volunteered in Santa Clara school district.
Man facing prison term for plot to obtain $1M in stolen TVs

Man facing prison term for plot to obtain $1M in stolen TVs

Federal prosecutors in Maryland are recommending a prison sentence of more than five years for a man who pleaded guilty to conspiring to obtain hundreds of stolen televisions worth more than $1
Americans under coronavirus quarantine headed to Travis Air Force Base

Americans under coronavirus quarantine headed to Travis Air Force Base

Americans aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan — where hundreds of people have coronavirus— will be evacuated and quarantined for another 14 days at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield.
North Bay residents experience ‘cruise to nowhere’ amid coronavirus scare

North Bay residents experience ‘cruise to nowhere’ amid coronavirus scare

Passengers aboard the Crystal Symphony anticipated a luxury cruise to various countries in Asia. Instead, passengers were forced to remain on board as country after country refused entry to port out