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Prince Fans Mourn, Celebrate One Year After His Death

MINNEAPOLIS (CBS SF/AP) – For Prince fans, the one-year anniversary of his shocking death from an accidental drug overdose will be a time for sadness and celebration. It was a year ago Friday that the music [Read entire story]

How Are We Supposed To Feel About Aaron Hernandez?

By Jason Keidel It’s rare for an athlete’s death to be so coated in controversy, or clashing impulses. What are we supposed to feel about Aaron Hernandez? Sadness? Sympathy? Horror? A cocktail of each? The [Read entire story]

Fresno Mass Shooting Suspect Shouts ‘Let Black People Go’ During Court Appearance

FRESNO (AP) — The suspect in this week’s racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno shouted Friday that natural disasters will increasingly hit the United States as he was ushered into a cramped courtroom for [Read entire story]

Pioneering Computer Scientist Harry Huskey Dies At 101

SANTA CRUZ (AP) — One of the last surviving members of the team that created the pioneering ENIAC computer in the 1940s has died. Harry Huskey was 101. The University of California-Santa Cruz says Huskey died April [Read entire story]

Raiders Exercise Fifth-Year Option On Star Defender Khalil Mack

ALAMEDA (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are making a commitment to one of the NFL’s best players. Menacing pass rusher Khalil Mack had his fifth-year contract option exercised by Oakland on Thursday, presumably [Read entire story]

2 Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Shoot Baby In San Leandro

SAN LEANDRO (CBS SF) — A man and woman from Antioch have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy and attempted murder for a shooting at a McDonald’s restaurant in San Leandro on Monday in which an [Read entire story]

After Raiders Move, MLB Commissioner Open To Team In Vegas

LAS VEGAS (CBS SF) – One month after the Oakland Raiders announced they would move to Las Vegas, Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said he would be open to a team playing in the gambling and tourism [Read entire story]

Earth, Wind & Fire and Chic Kicks Off Summer Tour In Oakland

By Radio.com Staff (RADIO.COM) – Earth, Wind & Fire and Chic featuring Nile Nile Rodgers are joining forces for a summer tour. Dubbed the 2054 The Tour, the run will kick off on July 12th in Oakland. Tickets go on sale [Read entire story]

Westbound Lanes Of I-580 Reopen After Richmond Gravel Spill

RICHMOND (CBS SF) — A gravel spill blocked all lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond Thursday afternoon, snarling traffic for over two hours while the mess was being cleared. The spill was reported [Read entire story]

Sierra Snowpack Bigger Than Last Four Years Combined

LAKE TAHOE (CBS SF) — According to new data released by NASA, the snowpack levels in the Sierra are currently larger than the last four years combined. The Sierra snowpack is a major source of water for the San [Read entire story]

San Quentin Death Row Inmate Slashes Corrections Officer In Face

SAN QUENTIN (CBS SF) — A condemned inmate at San Quentin State Prison attacked a corrections officer with an inmate-made knife Thursday morning, according to the California Department of Corrections and [Read entire story]

UC Berkeley Offers Ann Coulter To Speak On Campus In May

BERKELEY (AP) — University of California, Berkeley officials say they have a “grave concern” of violence on campus if Ann Coulter follows through on her threat to speak next week on campus. Officials [Read entire story]

Labor Department Awards $1.66M To Aid Laid-Off Silicon Valley Workers

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The U.S. Labor Department Wednesday awarded an incremental National Dislocated Worker grant of $1.66 million to continue employment services for Silicon Valley workers affected by [Read entire story]

Resident Shot During Burglary In The Oakland Hills

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A resident in the Oakland Hills was shot during a burglary Wednesday evening, police said. Oakland police said a call about a burglary came in just before 6 p.m. on Chimney Rock, near Keller [Read entire story]

Rescuers Search For Missing Owner Of Capsized Boat Off Muir Beach

MUIR BEACH (CBS SF) — The male owner of a small boat is believed to have been on board when it capsized off Muir Beach Wednesday morning, Marin County Fire Department Battalion Chief Bret McTigue said. The U.S. [Read entire story]

PG&E Executive Raises Grow Despite Criminal Negligence Ruling, Soaring Rates

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — PG&E executives just landed hefty pay raises, in the same year that the utility is raising rates for customers and was found criminally negligent in the San Bruno explosion. Some people are [Read entire story]

Many Delta Passengers Still Waiting For Help After Meltdown

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — While there has been a lot of recent discussion about United Airlines dragging a bumped customer off a plane, earlier in April more than half a million Delta customers were dealing with a [Read entire story]

Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Event Cancellation

BERKELEY (CBS SF) — A scheduled appearance by conservative commentator and writer Ann Coulter at the University of California later this month has been canceled because of concerns about safety and security at the [Read entire story]

San Francisco Cable Car Operator Accused Of Pocketing Rider Fares

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A San Francisco cable car operator has been arrested for allegedly pocketing riders’ fares, authorities said. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said the unidentified [Read entire story]

California’s Rainy Winter Likely To Give Mosquito Populations A Boost

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — After years of drought the mosquito population is poised to make a comeback — with a vengeance. Our exceptionally wet winter left no shortage of places for mosquitoes to breed. Santa Clara [Read entire story]