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Disturbing details revealed in allegations against San Mateo teacher

August 11, 2017 4:54 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 10:02PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 10 2017 10:41PM PDT SAN MATEO, Calif. (KTVU) - There are disturbing new details involving a San Mateo preschool teacher who was arrested back in April for taking lewd photos of his young students. For the first time, a parent of one of the victims is speaking out about the […]

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‘Operation Cold Day’ nets more than 75 arrests in San Francisco, San Mateo Co.

August 11, 2017 4:49 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 07:40PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 10 2017 10:16PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (BCN)– San Francisco and San Mateo County law enforcement worked with state and federal agencies to arrest dozens of people in a sweeping sting operation targeting auto theft, auto burglaries, drugs and illegal firearms, officials said today at news conference in San Francisco. […]

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More legal drama for embattled Oakland landlord: 2 Investigates

August 11, 2017 4:45 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 05:55PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 11 2017 06:26AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (Candice Nguyen) - A local landlord says the City of Oakland is unfairly targeting him after inspectors said he may be responsible for the illegal removal of a $14,000 tree. This is the latest twist in a contentious housing battle first uncovered by 2 […]

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Local musician robbed and dragged to death in Oakland

August 10, 2017 4:38 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 02:15PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 10 2017 03:21PM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. - A who man died after being robbed and then dragged from a vehicle in Oakland’s Temescal neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon was identified by police today as 40-year-old local musician Dave Deporis. Oakland police said officers responded at about 12:35 p.m. Wednesday to the […]

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Google CEO hosts ‘town hall’ after controversial gender memo

August 10, 2017 4:33 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 09:16AM PDT UPDATED: AUG 10 2017 09:36AM PDT MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (Christien Kafton) - The Google campus on Thursday morning was buzzing with activity ahead of the “town hall” meeting to be hosted by Google’s CEO. Sundar Pichai will be on hand at 4 p.m. discuss the memo that stirred you so much controversy […]

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Oakland family of five homeless, living in Toyota Camry

August 10, 2017 4:27 pm

POSTED: AUG 10 2017 06:34AM PDT UPDATED: AUG 10 2017 07:18AM PDT A family of five from Oakland  who says they’ve never been homeless before until a year ago,  reached out to KTVU to share their story. They  want to let people know that the homeless are not made up of only people with drug addictions or […]

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Concord man found with cigarette lighter charged with road rage, starting Grizzly Peak Fire

August 8, 2017 5:01 pm

By: Lisa Fernandez, Henry Lee POSTED: AUG 08 2017 12:19PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 08 2017 04:19PM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - A 24-year-old Concord man has been charged with starting the Grizzly Peak Fire in the East Bay hills, along with allegations that stem from an earlier road rage encounter where a pair of 18-year-olds say he chased them, all […]

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“We were not going to let them pull the plug:” Novato High School football team will survive

August 8, 2017 4:56 pm

POSTED: AUG 08 2017 06:01AM PDT UPDATED: AUG 08 2017 06:41AM PDT NOVATO, Calif. (Debora Villalon/KTVU) - What a difference a week makes. Monday afternoon, exactly one week after being threatened with elimination, Novato High School’s varsity football practice attracted 25 players. With enough athletes to field a team, the program will survive. “Seems like we have a […]

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Oakland begins interviewing for citizen police commission

August 8, 2017 4:52 pm

POSTED: AUG 08 2017 05:51AM PDT UPDATED: AUG 08 2017 09:26AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - The city of Oakland is taking more steps towards creating its new citizen police commission. KTVU has learned that on Tuesday, city leaders will start interviewing candidates for the nine-member board. A total of 144 people applied for positions on the commission. […]

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Police arrest pair after shooting death of Twin Peaks photographer

August 7, 2017 5:02 pm

POSTED: AUG 07 2017 12:16PM PDT UPDATED: AUG 07 2017 04:17PM PDT San Francisco police announced the arrests of two people following the brazen robbery and shooting death of a 71-year-old photographer on Twin Peaks who was trying to capture a Sunday morning sunrise, sources told KTVU. There was no more information immediately available. Edward French was […]

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