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Parents alerted to norovirus outbreak in San Jose schools

May 17, 2017 11:38 am

POSTED:MAY 16 2017 10:02PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 17 2017 09:29AM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - Public health officials are alerting parents in San Jose of an outbreak of the highly contagious norovirus. So far, the San Jose Unified School District reports 200 students have gotten sick in 10 schools. The outbreak started at Hacienda Environmental Science […]

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Bay Area residents sound off on decision to leave California

May 17, 2017 11:24 am

POSTED:MAY 16 2017 07:02PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 16 2017 09:00PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – A report this week by KTVU that examined why some longtime Bay Area residents are pulling up stakes and leaving California resulted in an outpouring of confessions about the wrenching decision to leave the Golden State. The Baird family said they sold […]

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Construction site catches fire 2nd time in two years along Oakland-Emeryville border

May 16, 2017 2:18 pm

POSTED:MAY 15 2017 09:49PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 15 2017 09:49PM PDT A joint investigation is going on in the East Bay, after a second massive fire within in two months at a construction site on the Oakland-Emeryville border. Fire crews sat outside the construction site near the intersection of Adeline Street and San Pablo Avenue Monday […]

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Rally held in San Rafael in support of deported undocumented man

May 16, 2017 2:15 pm

POSTED:MAY 15 2017 11:17PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 15 2017 11:18PM PDT A rally Monday in Marin County protested the deportation of a well-regarded family man, who has never been in trouble with the law. His case, supporters say, show President Trump’s immigration crackdown is reaching too far. “Release Hugo now, release Hugo now!” chanted a few […]

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Penalty phase for Sierra LaMar’s convicted killer to begin

May 16, 2017 2:11 pm

POSTED:MAY 15 2017 10:52PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 16 2017 07:42AM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - The penalty phase of the Antolin Garcia-Torres trial is set to begin Tuesday. Jurors will decide if the 26-year-old should receive the death penalty or life without parole for kidnapping and killing Sierra LaMar. The penalty phase is expected to last […]

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After 6-month renovation, Hard Rock Cafe to re-open in SF

May 15, 2017 10:41 am

POSTED:MAY 12 2017 07:14PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 12 2017 07:14PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - San Francisco’s Hard Rock Cafe is getting ready to re-open this weekend. The Pier 39 restaurant has undergone six-months of renovations. Plans called to update the interior, bringing it from the 1990s into the 21st century restaurant managers say they’re happy with the […]

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Treasure Island murder victim identified

May 15, 2017 10:37 am

POSTED:MAY 12 2017 10:12AM PDT UPDATED:MAY 12 2017 10:14AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — A man who was fatally shot on San Francisco’s Treasure Island Wednesday evening has been identified by the medical examiner’s office. Authorities said Guo Yuchuan, who is believed to be in his 30s, lived in San Francisco, according to the San […]

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Off-duty Alameda Co. deputy killed in I-580 crash ID’d

May 15, 2017 10:32 am

POSTED:MAY 12 2017 09:08AM PDT UPDATED:MAY 12 2017 05:29PM PDT ALTAMONT PASS, Calif. (KTVU) – An off-duty Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy who was killed Friday morning during a crash on Interstate 580 near Livermore has been identified as Sroeuy Khin. The crash occurred on I-580 eastbound at the Altamont Pass just east of Livermore around […]

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Formerly homeless student accepted into dream college

May 12, 2017 11:07 am

POSTED:MAY 11 2017 11:13PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 11 2017 11:13PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - A San Jose High School is rallying behind one of their students, an 18-year-old who despite spending most of his life homeless got accepted into his dream college. Valentino Khaksarian spent his life in and out of the foster system and […]

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CSU East Bay hosts College vs high school Soccer Without Borders game

May 12, 2017 11:04 am

POSTED:MAY 11 2017 10:48PM PDT UPDATED:MAY 11 2017 10:48PM PDT HAYWARD, Calif. (KTVU) - Cal State East Bay in Hayward hosted a first of its kind special event— a mini soccer tournament to bring students who are from a wide range of cultural backgrounds together. College students played against high school students and on both sides […]

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