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1 dead in large 4 alarm fire at West Oakland residential building

March 27, 2017 11:34 am

OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - At least one person is confirmed dead in a large 4-alarm fire burning in West Oakland on the corner of Mead and San Pablo Avenue early Monday morning, according to Oakland fire crews. It’s a three story residential building. Firefighters rescued seven people from the building.  Three people who were rescued were […]

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4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

March 22, 2017 3:40 pm

By: JILL LAWLESS, PAISLEY DODDS and DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) – A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain’s seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Four people were killed, including […]

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Apple Park campus set to open in Cupertino

March 22, 2017 3:34 pm

CUPERTINO, Calif. (KTVU) - Apple Park’s campus in Cupertino is set to open to employees in April. The company provided video showing off the 175 acre campus and 2.8 million square foot ring-shaped building. The property includes cafes, a visitor center an Apple store and even an orchard, meadow and pond. A total of 12,000 employees are now […]

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Pedestrian hit by car and killed on I-580 Oakland during wet weather

March 22, 2017 3:29 pm

OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - - One person was killed and another suffered major injuries early this morning in multiple collisions on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland, according to the California Highway Patrol. At about 4:30 a.m., the CHP received multiple calls about a four-car crash on westbound Highway 580 east of Harrison Street. When officers arrived, […]

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CHP detains riders on motorcycles, ATV’s reportedly driving erratically on Bay Bridge

March 20, 2017 3:07 pm

OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - California Highway Patrol officers chased down a group of people on all-terrain vehicles, dirt bikes, and motorcycles who were spotted driving erratically on the Bay Bridge on Sunday. The CHP posted photos of officers seizing the vehicles after they tracked down the riders. Officers say they saw at least 30 motorcyclists and […]

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Woman dies after drinking herbal tea from San Francisco medicinal shop

March 20, 2017 3:06 pm

By: KTVU Staff POSTED:MAR 20 2017 12:18PM PDT UPDATED:MAR 20 2017 12:27PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – A woman who was sickened and left in critical condition after consuming herbal tea from a San Francisco medicinal shop in San Francisco’s Chinatown has died, health authorities announced Monday. The identity of the woman, who was in her 50s, […]

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Man who fatally shot self, daughter at Capitola Mall ID’d

March 20, 2017 2:57 pm

POSTED:MAR 20 2017 01:45PM PDT UPDATED:MAR 20 2017 01:45PM PDT CAPITOLA (BCN) – A Watsonville man who shot and killed himself and his 7-year-old daughter in the parking lot of a Capitola mall on Sunday afternoon has been identified by the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office as 36-year-old Carlos Garcia. Garcia’s wife called 911 around […]

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Hundreds of Muslims pray at SF Civic Center to Protest Trump Executive Order

March 10, 2017 5:06 pm

SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – It was an unusual sight in front of San Francisco City Hall this afternoon. Eschewing the trappings of a mosque for a day, hundreds of Muslims knelt and prayed publicly on the grass at Civic Center Plaza. The show of solidarity was actually a form of protest.  The group, mainly Yemenis, […]

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Man in grave condition after I-80 shooting in Richmond

March 10, 2017 4:53 pm

RICHMOND (KTVU) — Investigators said Friday that a victim was in grave condition after gunfire erupted yesterday on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 in Richmond in a targeted attack during the afternoon rush hour commute. Demarcus Doss, 24, of Pinole, was fighting for his life after being rushed to a local hospital after the […]

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Man killed by police, after report he was erractic

March 10, 2017 4:47 pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KTVU) – Santa Clara Police expect to release on Friday, more information about a deadly officer-involved shooting Thursday evening. Authorities received a 911 call at about 5 p.m., from someone who claimed their son was acting erractically. Officers responded, and went to a home on Deborah Drive, just off San Tomas Expressway. […]

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