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Tunisia Terror Attack

March 19, 2015 10:12 pm

Angry Tunisians rallied in solidarity Thursday outside the museum where two gunmen had killed 21 people after the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the bloody attack. Most of the dead were foreign tourists, 17 of them from cruise ships. Five major ship companies said Thursday they were canceling future arrivals scheduled for Tunisia.

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Drought Spending Plan

March 19, 2015 10:07 pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As California copes with a fourth straight year of drought, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders on Thursday proposed legislation to accelerate more than $1 billion in water spending and urged residents to do their part to conserve. Winter is ending in California without enough snow and rain to replenish reservoirs, offering […]

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UC Regents Face Protests At Meeting

March 19, 2015 10:26 am

Los Angeles, Ca – The UC regents meeting was interrupted Wednesday by a demonstration by students who stripped down to exercise outfits and underwear to symbolize giving the shirt off their backs for higher tuition. The protesters were also demanding that UC Berkeley agree to local housing aid and union hiring if it proceeds with […]

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Durst Not Linked To Bay Area Disappearances

March 19, 2015 9:55 am

San Francisco, Ca – San Francisco authorities say they have not been able to find any evidence that connects millionaire murder suspect Robert Durst to the disappearance of two Bay Area women.

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President Obama Wants Mandatory Voting in US

March 19, 2015 9:48 am

WASHINGTON – They say the only two things that are certain in life are death and taxes. President Barack Obama wants to add one more: voting. Obama floated the idea of mandatory voting in the U.S. while speaking to a civic group in Cleveland on Wednesday. Asked about the influence of money in U.S. elections, […]

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Robert Durst Under Observation in New Orleans. SF Connection Investigated

March 18, 2015 10:16 am

Accused killer Robert Durst, the subject of the HBO documentary series “The Jinx,” was transferred Tuesday night to a Louisiana state prison equipped with a mental health unit for unspecified medical reasons, authorities said. The 71-year-old real estate millionaire remains locked up on felony weapons and drug charges. He is awaiting extradition to Los Angeles […]

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Walnuts and Mac N Cheese On Recall List

March 18, 2015 10:04 am

Shares of Kraft Foods Group (KRFT) fell Wednesday after the company launched a voluntary recall of approximately 6.5 million boxes of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some packages may contain small pieces of metal. Meanwhile, Trader Joe’s Company is recalling Raw Walnuts because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The […]

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Threats Made Against Caroline Kennedy

March 18, 2015 10:04 am

Washhington, DC – American and Japanese authorities are working to ensure the safety of U.S. personnel in Japan after media reports of death threats against U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and another American diplomat, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday. The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo received the threats by telephone last month, with several phone […]

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Netanyahu Claims Victory in Israeli Elections

March 17, 2015 10:20 pm

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared victory early Wednesday as the latest tally showed his party leading with 99% of the ballots counted, according to a local newspaper. Netanyahu’s Likud party has at least 29 seats in the 120 seat Knesset, Haaretz reported. It said main rival Zionist Union has 24 seats. Millions of Israelis […]

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St Patrick’s Day Celebrations

March 17, 2015 10:13 pm

San Francisco, CA – Celebrations were in high gear throughout San Francisco for St. Patrick’s Day

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