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Sacramento man arrested in SF Bayview homicide

December 6, 2013 2:17 pm

A Sacramento man wanted in connection with a June 30th slaying in San Francisco’s Bayview District has been taken into custody, authorities announced Friday. Joshua Pittman, 23, was taken into custody in Antioch, according to a San Francisco Police Department release. Otto Brown, a 30-year-old San Francisco resident, was shot numerous times at about 3:05 […]

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December 6, 2013 2:10 pm

Here's the latest news for Friday, December 6th: Mandela mourned as funeral date set; Hillary Clinton gets human rights award; Storm forces cancellation of Dallas Marathon; Dylan's guitar sells for $965k

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Dylan´s Electric Guitar Sets Auction Record

December 6, 2013 1:56 pm

The guitar that Bob Dylan plugged in when he famously went electric at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival has been sold at auction for a record $965,000. (Dec. 6)

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Man abandons injured girlfriend at crash scene

December 6, 2013 1:53 pm

A Santa Rosa man left his girlfriend trapped in an overturned vehicle after he crashed it in Glen Ellen Thursday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol officer said. Jon Holley, 24, was driving his 2006 Nissan Frontier too fast around a curve on Warm Springs Road near Wolf Run at about 4:30 p.m., CHP Officer Marcus […]

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Raw: Thousands Seek Sanctuary at CAR Airport

December 6, 2013 1:40 pm

Thousands gathered at the Bangui airport in the Central African Republic on Friday, seeking refuge from a violent Muslim rebel group that controls the government. The crowd cheered as French forces moved in to help stabilize the unrest. (De…

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Feds arrest Capitola man on steriod charges

December 6, 2013 1:39 pm

Santa Cruz County and federal agents have arrested a Capitola man on suspicion of the illegal sale of steroids after he received an overseas package containing 2,500 suspected steroid pills, authorities said. Keith Atwood, 54, was captured at 6:15 p.m. Thursday at his home in the 900 block of Capitola Avenue after local and federal […]

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´I Have Happy Memories of Mandela´

December 6, 2013 1:36 pm

Prince Charles has said the world is a "poorer place" following the death of Nelson Mandela.

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Germany Bracing for Hurricane-Force Storm Xaver

December 6, 2013 1:36 pm

There's no relief from a hurricane-force storm as daylight breaks in Germany. It blasted over Northern Germany Thursday and Friday leaving rough and choppy seas, a trail of damaged property and disrupted traffic in the air and on the rails and roads. Germany's northern port of Hamburg was preparing for a direct hit, which some […]

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Mandela Tributes Go Into Night in Soweto

December 6, 2013 1:36 pm

South Africans united in mourning for Nelson Mandela on Friday, with crowds gathering outside the anti-apartheid hero's former home in Soweto to celebrate his remarkable life with dance and song. As the country's 52 million people absorbed the news that their beloved Madiba had departed forever, many expressed shock at the passing of a man […]

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Nelson Mandela: He Changed The World

December 6, 2013 1:36 pm

Nelson Mandela’s willingness to forgive and forget helped peacefully end an era of white domination in his native South Africa. But as news of his death spread, mourners there and around the world professed that he, himself, would never be forgotten.

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