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Delta Jet Cleared From Runway

March 6, 2015 10:02 am

New York, NY – A passenger jet skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport and crashed into a fence as it tried to land amid a blinding wintry mix Thursday morning, sparking a minor fuel leak in one of its wings, prompting evacuations and injuring several people, Port Authority officials say.

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Bay Bridge Lights Dimmed

March 6, 2015 9:41 am

SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – Thursday marks exactly two years since lights illuminated the Bay Bridge – turning the structure into public art. But the Bay Lights project will go dark for the next 11 months. There was a special bittersweet ceremony marking the anniversary Thursday evening. Each night, shortly before sunset the cascade of 25,000 […]

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San Leandro Police Officers Being Stalked By Oakland Gang Members

March 6, 2015 9:31 am

SAN LEANDRO — An East Oakland street gang has threatened and may have been stalking San Leandro police after officers shot and killed a woman there in December, authorities said Thursday. In the days and weeks after the shooting, two officers have reported being tailed by suspicious persons to their homes in San Ramon and […]

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SF Giants Suffer Setback With Pence Injury

March 5, 2015 10:11 pm

Hunter Pence broke his left forearm and will be sidelined six to eight weeks after being hit by a pitch in the San Francisco Giants’ 8-6 win over a Chicago Cubs split squad. Pence has played in 383 straight games — the longest active streak in the majors — since the Giants traded for him […]

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Plan Skids Off Runway In New York Snow Storm

March 5, 2015 10:07 pm

New York, NY – The National Transportation Safety Board said it would investigate why a Delta Air Lines Inc. jet skidded off a runway after landing at New York’s La Guardia Airport on Thursday. The incident came within seconds of Delta Flight 1086 touching down at 11:05 a.m. and prompted the airport to briefly close. […]

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Actor Harrison Ford Seriously Injured In Plane Crash

March 5, 2015 10:03 pm

Santa Monica, Ca – Actor Harrison Ford was in fair-to-moderate condition late Thursday after his two-seater plane crash-landed on a golf course in Venice, Calif. shortly after he reported engine failure and told air-traffic controllers he was returning to the airport. His representative said in a statement to late Thursday that Ford “had no […]

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Historic Kidney Transplant Surgery

March 5, 2015 10:41 am

San Francisco, CA – Today doctors will perform the longest series of kidney transplants ever performed on the west coast, six transplants to be exact. This all started after a woman named Zully Broussard offered to donate one of her kidneys to anyone who needed it. This set off a chain of transplant matches and […]

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Elephant Acts To Be Eliminated By 2018

March 5, 2015 10:41 am

Ringling Brothers and Barnium & Bailey Circus have announced that they are eliminating all of the elephant acts in their shows. The company has said that times have changed and they decided to make the decision after listening to the concerns of various fans. They insist that this has nothing to do with elephant abuse […]

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Student Protests Close Entrance To UC Santa Cruz

March 5, 2015 9:46 am

Santa Cruz, Ca – Angered over proposed tuition hikes, dozens of students blocked all the entrances to the U.C. Santa Cruz campus early Thursday at the start of a day of planned demonstrations. In response, university officials were advising people to stay off campus and work from home if possible. The protest began at 4:30 […]

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Hillary Clinton Emails Investigated

March 4, 2015 10:12 pm

WASHINGTON — A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state — and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family’s New York home. The subpoenas from […]

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