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Communities Enduring Loud Flight Paths Into SFO Fight For Quiet Skies

SANTA CRUZ (KPIX 5) — The roar from airplanes headed to San Francisco International Airport is disturbing communities on the ground. The Federal Aviation Administration is working to solve the problem, but the [Read entire story]

Christmas Tree Farmers Worried About Tree Shortage

LIVERMORE (CBS SF) — If you’ve been thinking about getting an artificial Christmas tree, this may be the season to do it as tree lots report of a shortage of the real thing. Real trees are harder to come by [Read entire story]

Burlingame Teenager Leads Cancer Research Group

BURLINGAME (KPIX 5) –  Seventeen-year-old Alex Lee co-founded the group Burlingame Cancer Research in 2014. Its 100 high school volunteers from the Bay Area and East Coast share what they’ve learned with [Read entire story]

Suspect In South SF Cop Skateboard Assault To Get Psych Evaluation

REDWOOD CITY (CBS SF) — The man accused of knocking a South San Francisco police officer unconscious with a skateboard made his first court appearance Wednesday. While South San Francisco Officer Robby Chon [Read entire story]

SFPD, Officer’s Union At Odds Over Right To Shoot At Suspects In Moving Cars

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — San Francisco’s police department is at odds with the officer’s union over the question of shooting at moving cars, and now the union has released a new video to persuade the [Read entire story]

Freeway Shooting Shuts Down Eastbound I-580 In Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A freeway shooting in Oakland closed a stretch of eastbound I-580 in Oakland’s Dimond neighborhood for almost two hours Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway [Read entire story]

A Santa Clara County Inmate Who Sawed His Way Out Of Jail Is Recaptured

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — One of two inmates who sawed their way out of a Santa Clara County jail has been recaptured, officials said Tuesday night. Laron Campbell has been captured and is being transported back to [Read entire story]

Cirque Du Soleil Worker In San Francisco Suffers Fatal Injuries

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A Cirque Du Soleil worker suffered fatal injuries in San Francisco Tuesday evening. A call was made to 911 at 6:30 p.m., police said. Firefighters arrived at the tent near AT&T Park and [Read entire story]

San Jose Sharks Push Past Arizona Coyotes With Overtime Goal

SAN JOSE (AP) — Brent Burns scored a power-play goal 19 seconds into overtime and the San Jose Sharks wrapped up a successful homestand with a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night. Chris Tierney [Read entire story]

San Francisco Police Detain Person With Handgun At Metreon Theater

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — San Francisco police detained one person and located a gun inside the Metreon Theater in the city’s South of Market neighborhood Tuesday evening. Police said the incident started at [Read entire story]

Residents Speak Out Against A Proposed Cement Factory In Vallejo

VALLEJO (KPIX 5) — A new cement factory promises to bring dozens of jobs to a Bay Area community plagued by blight. The company Orcem America says it wants to move into the old General Mills site in Vallejo, across [Read entire story]

Oakland Leaders Optimistic About Possible Raiders Stadium Deal

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — City leaders in Oakland on Tuesday were taking what could be their last shot at keeping the Raiders in their East Bay home. Optimism was at an all-time high as officials walked into a closed-door [Read entire story]

3 Detained After Stolen Car Chase, Crash In Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Three male suspects in their early to mid-teens were detained after they allegedly stole a car, led police on a chase and then crashed into two other vehicles in North Oakland Tuesday afternoon, [Read entire story]

Democrats Gain More Power With Supermajority In California Legislature

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Democrats have gained the supermajority in the California legislature, allowing them to override a veto by the governor, pass emergency legislation and raise taxes. Now that voters have [Read entire story]

Plane Carrying 81, Including A Brazilian Soccer Team Crashes In Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A chartered aircraft with 81 people on board, including a Brazilian first division soccer team heading to Colombia for a regional tournament final, has crashed on its way to Medellin’s [Read entire story]

Kevin Durant Leads Golden State Warriors Past Scrappy Atlanta Hawks

OAKLAND (AP) — Kevin Durant had 25 points and 14 rebounds, Draymond Green blocked two shots in the final 43.4 seconds and the Golden State Warriors held off the Atlanta Hawks and their strong bench 105-100 on [Read entire story]

3 Injured In Shooting Outside A Texas Roadhouse In Union City

UNION CITY (CBS SF) — Three people were injured during a shooting outside a Texas Roadhouse restaurant in Union City on Monday night, police said. Union City police said three people suffered gunshot wounds in the [Read entire story]

Campbell Police Using Bait Packages To Catch Mail Thieves

CAMPBELL (KPIX 5) — Porch pirates out looking for holiday packages are being warned to stay out of Campbell. Technology is helping Campbell police keep Christmas gifts safe from thieves. Police say they’re [Read entire story]

Man Fatally Shot In Front Of His Castro Valley Home

CASTRO VALLEY (CBS SF) — A man was murdered in a possible drive-by shooting in front of his home in unincorporated Castro Valley Monday evening, according to Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies. Multiple [Read entire story]

Corte Madera Questions Whether To Pave Paradise, Put Up A Marriott

CORTE MADERA (KPIX 5) — There’s a fight brewing in Marin County where a developer wants to pave over a pond and build a hotel. It’s behind the Best Western in Corte Madera, just off U.S. Highway 101. [Read entire story]