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Giddyup! Horses get loose from stable in Golden Gate Park

June 7, 2017 3:46 pm

POSTED: JUN 07 2017 07:16AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 07 2017 12:56PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - About two dozen horses went loose Wednesday morning from a stable in Golden Gate Park, and were brought back safely by park rangers and professional wranglers. An employee of Bercut Equitation Field, off Chain of Lakes Drive in the park, told KTVU that […]

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95-YO Fairfax woman, one of 6 million Rosie the Riveters to reunite with others

June 7, 2017 3:43 pm

POSTED: JUN 06 2017 11:44PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 07 2017 10:25AM PDT 95-year-old Phyllis Gould of Fairfax has a story to tell and it’s part of American History. She is among the six million women known as Rosie the Riveter–women who worked on the home front to support the United States during World War II. Twilight Wish […]

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Michelle Obama speaks at Apple developers conference

June 6, 2017 1:06 pm

POSTED: JUN 06 2017 06:20AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 06 2017 12:52PM PDT SAN JOSE (KTVU) – Former First Lady Michelle Obama was in Silicon Valley on Tuesday to speak to participants at Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, one of a few public addresses she has given since leaving the White House in January. Obama participated in an open […]

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HomePod, Apple’s 1st major new product since Apple Watch, announced

June 6, 2017 9:54 am

POSTED: JUN 05 2017 10:07PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 05 2017 11:09PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - More than 5,000 developers from around the world are in San Jose for Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference that kicked off Monday. It’s back in San Jose for the first time in 15 years. In a marathon two and half hour keynote speech, Apple […]

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Grass fire linked to lengthy Highway 24 traffic delays in Orinda

June 6, 2017 9:50 am

POSTED: JUN 05 2017 01:37PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 05 2017 11:09PM PDT ORINDA (KTVU) – Flames and smoke created quite a scene alongside Highway 24 in Orinda on Monday, across the road from where it started. Fire officials said it wasn’t a large fire, but one that serves as a good fire season reminder and wake-up call. All […]

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Sierra LaMar murder trial: Antolin Garcia-Torres sentenced to life in prison

June 5, 2017 3:49 pm

POSTED: JUN 05 2017 11:22AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 05 2017 02:12PM PDT SAN JOSE (KTVU) – A Santa Clara County jury on Monday handed down a life sentence without the possibility of parole for Antolin Garcia-Torres in the murder of a 15-year-old Morgan Hill girl five years ago. The penalty phase verdict for Garcia-Torres, convicted last month in the […]

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Criminal charges filed against 2 men in fatal Oakland warehouse fire

June 5, 2017 3:45 pm

By: KTVU Staff POSTED: JUN 05 2017 09:57AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 05 2017 02:50PM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) – The Alameda County District Attorney said on Monday that prosecutors have filed felony criminal charges stemming from the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire last year in which 36 musicians and artists attending a late night dance party died. District Attorney […]

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Apple appears poised to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected smart speaker

June 5, 2017 3:40 pm

POSTED: JUN 05 2017 07:29AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 05 2017 11:41AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Apple appears poised to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker that would create a new digital pipeline into people’s homes. Tapping Apple’s Siri digital assistant, such a speaker is expected to serve as a butler as well as an outlet for listening to […]

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‘Any mayor holds the pain of the city:’ Oakland mayor on Ghost Ship fire, six months later

June 2, 2017 4:11 pm

POSTED: JUN 02 2017 07:28AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 02 2017 02:05PM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Six months after the Ghost Ship warehouse went up in flames during a party, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf came into the KTVU studio to update the community on what’s been happening in the city to prevent such a tragedy again. She said […]

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2 arrested in slaying of Australian tourist in San Francisco

June 2, 2017 4:08 pm

POSTED: JUN 02 2017 06:55AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 02 2017 12:49PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Two people have been arrested in connection with the slaying of an Australian tourist who was killed following a fight early Friday in the Russian Hill neighborhood, authorities said. The San Francisco Medical Examiner’s office has identified the victim as Matthew Bate, 33, […]

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