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Woman memorialized in graffiti tags, neighbors call it an eyesore

June 16, 2017 3:22 pm

POSTED: JUN 15 2017 10:50PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 15 2017 10:50PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - Growing frustration in a San Joe neighborhood over a memorial some residents say is becoming an eyesore. The memorial is for a young mother who died in a car crash, located at the entrance of Communications Hill at Hillsdale Avenue. The […]

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UC Berkeley professor says SF and VA shootings point to limits of law

June 15, 2017 9:50 am

POSTED: JUN 14 2017 11:18PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 14 2017 11:18PM PDT BERKELEY, Calif. (KTVU) The vulnerability of the UPS workers going to their jobs in San Francisco Wednesday or the Congress members playing a game of baseball in Virginia has shattered a sense of peace for many Americans Wednesday. Prayers came from both Republicans and Democrats […]

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Police conduct raid at suspected UPS shooter’s SF Richmond home

June 15, 2017 9:46 am

POSTED: JUN 14 2017 06:04PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 14 2017 06:04PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Investigators raided the Richmond District San Francisco home of suspected UPS shooter Jimmy Lam Wednesday afternoon. The residence at 335 4th Ave. is listed under Jimmy Lam, the UPS employee who is alleged to have fatally shot three of his co-workers, but […]

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San Francisco UPS shooting: Victim described by cousin

June 15, 2017 9:39 am

POSTED: JUN 14 2017 04:03PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 14 2017 11:08PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – As police investigate what prompted a UPS worker to open fire Wednesday and kill three of his co-workers before turning the gun on himself, new details began to emerge about the moments leading up to the shooting at the San Francisco facility. […]

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Shooting at UPS San Francisco facility: 4 dead, 2 hurt

June 14, 2017 4:02 pm

POSTED: JUN 14 2017 09:13AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 14 2017 03:40PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – Four people, including the alleged gunman, were killed during a shooting Wednesday morning at a UPS facility in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood, authorities said. KTVU sources have now identified the gunman as Jimmy Lam. San Francisco police said that two other […]

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Increase in cancer-causing compounds found in East Bay drinking water

June 14, 2017 3:57 pm

POSTED: JUN 14 2017 09:07AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 14 2017 12:40PM PDT There is a high increase of cancer-causing compounds in East Bay drinking water. East Bay Mud reported yesterday that the concentration of the contaminants is higher than its been in 20 years. Lafayette and parts of the Berkeley hills are the most impacted areas, and […]

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Man contests San Francisco ticket for eating pizza — and wins

June 14, 2017 3:53 pm

POSTED: JUN 13 2017 06:19PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 13 2017 10:16PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – A man who was issued a citation for eating pizza at a San Francisco bus stop two months ago fought the case in court on Tuesday and won. The case sparked outrage among homeless advocates who argued that Daniel McHugh, 64, was […]

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Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win

June 13, 2017 11:46 am

POSTED: JUN 13 2017 09:35AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 13 2017 11:25AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - There were less than half a dozen arrests reported in Oakland on Monday after the Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2017 NBA Finals Championship, according to police. Fans were able to control themselves – for the most part. […]

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What you need to know about the Warriors parade

June 13, 2017 11:43 am

POSTED: JUN 13 2017 06:46AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 13 2017 07:37AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - The Golden State Warriors won the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night, which means Oakland gets to deck out in blue and gold and give the champs a parade. Here’s everything you need to know – and don’t forget […]

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911 dispatchers in SF tell supervisors they’re overworked, understaffed

June 13, 2017 11:38 am

POSTED: JUN 12 2017 06:22PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 12 2017 07:00PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - 911 dispatchers in San Francisco say they are overworked and stressed out on the job because of a staffing crisis, which they claim is putting the public’s safety in danger. Today they asked the government and audit oversight committee for help. By […]

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