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Music Legend BB King Passes Away In Las Vegas

May 15, 2015 9:31 am

LAS VEGAS — B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was 89. His attorney, Brent Bryson, told The Associated Press that King died peacefully in […]

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Cruise Ship Stricken With Norovirus Docks In San Francisco

May 15, 2015 9:28 am

SAN FRANCISCO — Star Princess cruise ship passengers disembarked in San Francisco Thursday morning after a 15-day Hawaiian islands and Mexico cruise that included a norovirus outbreak. “It was a little scary,” said passenger Vicki Samo, who lives in Sausalito. “I was wiping everything down with alcohol, all the public areas that I was touching.” […]

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2nd Hidden Camera Found in UC Berkeley Women’s Restroom

May 15, 2015 9:19 am

BERKELEY, Ca — More than 1,000 students living in UC Berkeley dorms have been notified after a hidden camera was found in a bathroom. It’s the second incident in as many months. This time, the camera looked like an electrical outlet, and campus police want unsuspecting women who believe they might be victims, to come […]

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Vacaville Man Accused Of Flying Drone Near Whitehouse

May 15, 2015 9:15 am

VACAVILLE, Ca — The man accused of flying a drone near the White House Thursday, setting of a security scare, is from Vacaville.The United States Park police say 39-year-old Ryan MacDonald flew the small unmanned aircraft about 110 feet over Lafayette Park. While the drone never crossed the White House fence line, traffic was shut […]

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Santa Cruz Co Sets Water Saving Example

May 14, 2015 11:24 pm

Santa Cruz, Ca – The Santa Cruz county area is being singled out as setting a good example for it’s water savng efforts.

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Revised California Budget Anticipates Surplus

May 14, 2015 11:15 pm

SACRAMENTO, Ca — Gov. Jerry Brown took a restrained approach in proposing a record $115.3 billion budget Thursday that sends more money to schools and offered what he called a reasonable commitment for a new tax credit to the working poor. His proposal left fellow Democrats, welfare advocates and social service recipients asking whether the […]

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8th Victim Uncovered in Amtrak Crash

May 14, 2015 11:07 pm

Philadelphia, Pa – — The death toll from the Amtrak wreck rose to eight with the discovery of another body in a mangled railcar Thursday, while a lawyer for the train’s engineer said his client has no recollection of the crash and wasn’t on his cellphone or using drugs or alcohol. A cadaver dog found […]

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Warriors Win Game 5

May 13, 2015 10:24 pm

The Golden State Warriors take geme 5 of the playoffs Wednesday Night.

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Drugs and Alcohol Thought To Be Involved In Gilroy Quadruple Fatality

May 13, 2015 10:24 pm

GILROY — Flags waved at half-staff Wednesday at Christopher High School as those on campus mourned the deaths of two students from their school who were killed in the past several days in car accidents. The latest crash Tuesday night left four people — three females and one male — dead, just three days after […]

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Deadly Amtrak Train Reportedly Traveling 100 MPH

May 13, 2015 10:11 pm

PHILADELPHIA — An engineer jammed on the emergency brakes just seconds before Tuesday’s fatal Amtrak derailment, but the train — traveling at 106 miles an hour, more than twice the speed limit — slowed only slightly, federal authorities said, before hurtling off its tracks, killing at least seven people and injuring more than 200.

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