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Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Health officials throughout the Bay Area are reminding residents how to take care precaution against the coronavirus, which has already killed 25 people worldwide. Read full article: Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Ur...→

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

A 57-year-old Round Lake man was ordered held without bail Friday for allegedly posing as an Amazon delivery driver and sexually assaulting a woman inside her Albany Park home in December. Read full article: Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex as...→

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

A North County woman says a San Marcos dermatologist inappropriately touched her and retaliated against her after she refused to allow him to do a vaginal exam. Read full article: 2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex ...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

When she let Forrest Peterson into the building, he grabbed her and sexually assaulted her, police said. He allegedly ran off after the woman fought back. Read full article: Man charged with posing as delivery driv...→

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020 opens Jan. 23, and Bay Area filmmakers, including two who made an Obama-backed film, can be found throughout the lineup. Read full article: Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obam...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony co Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

A Bay Area school district took its battle against underage vaping to the courtroom Thursday, filing a lawsuit against JUUL Labs for "cultivating and fostering an e-cigarette epidemic that disrupts the education and learning environment across the district." Read full article: Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit A...→

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

The Speakeasy — Cupid’s Arrow: 8:30-11 p.m. Feb. 13-15, Palace Theatre, 644 Broadway, San Francisco. Strolling performers will recite poetry and sonnets, opera singers will serenade and couples can… Read full article: 11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay A...→

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

When a San Jose couple went on vacation, they left their two dogs with pet sitters, but when they came back a day early, they said it appeared the pet sitters kept the dogs sedated while they were gone. Fred and Lori Walters used the dog care service Rover.com, which provides independent contractors as pet sitters, to find someone to… Read full article: Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated...→

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

The Las Lomas High boys soccer team has outscored 14 opponents a combined 48-7 this season, but the one goal that Connor Casey scored on Monday night had a special significance. That’s because it w… Read full article: Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, u...→

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

If you can't make it to Miami, you can still watch the Super Bowl with the Faithful at two watch parties in San Jose and San Francisco. Check out where to catch the action! Read full article: Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know abou...→

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

TheatreWorks presents Mona Golabek’s Holocaust-themed “Pianist of Willesden Lane,” a triumph of storytelling and piano playing. Read full article: Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden L...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

CELEBRATING MLK DAY: Caltrain is bringing hundreds of people to San Francisco today for the Martin Luther King, Jr. march. Read full article: Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls thr...→

Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads

3 pedestrians, 2 motorcyclists and 3 people in cars are killed in 48 hours. Read full article: Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads...→

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Leagues attempt to recreate Harry Potter’s favorite sport without leaving the ground Read full article: Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on...→

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

San Francisco's Department of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed. Read full article: Several Bay Area counties actively takin...→

Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in Chicago Home Invasion, Sex Assault

A man posing as a delivery driver forced his way into a woman’s home last month and sexually assaulted her in her Albany Park home, Chicago police say. Forrest Petersen, 57, of suburban Round Lake, is charged with home invasion and aggravated criminal sexual assault, according to police. Petersen was allegedly holding a package when a 29-year-old woman answered her… Read full article: Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in...→

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

The nine-county region added 2,900 jobs in December, led by a gain of 1,500 jobs in Santa Clara County and 900 positions in the East Bay, although the San Francisco-San Mateo region lost 400 jobs. Read full article: Bay Area job market surges in December, ...→

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

A former Boston firefighter was sentenced Friday to two years of supervised probation for sexually assaulting a female colleague at a firehouse. Read full article: Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sent...→

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Standout Fairview High School quarterback Aidan Atkinson, a record-setting senior who has committed to play at Northwestern University, was arrested Friday morning after police allege he sexually a… Read full article: Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atk...→

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

More than a year after the deadliest fire in California’s history, the Contra Costa and Solano County Food Bank is still regularly providing food to local food banks and survivors affected by… Read full article: This Bay Area food bank is still feeding...→

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

A fraternity at Penn State University has been suspended after four of its members were accused of sexual assault. The incident, which took place at the fraternity’s house on Prospect Avenue, was r… Read full article: Penn State frat suspended after four mem...→

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

The company was founded in Fairfield in 1950 by Marcel and Margrit Schurman before their daughter took over in 1982. Read full article: Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to ...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Salesian becomes the fifth team this season to hold the No. 1 spot in the Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25. Read full article: Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps...→

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

"The 'confession' Finn gave to the police came after eight hours of him being slapped, kicked, spit on and stood on; different interrogators, none of them proficient in English, came in to interview him and extract the words they wanted to hear." Read full article: I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son ...→

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

The Marin County drug squad and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration arrested Almin Ferhatovic, 22, of Oakland. Read full article: Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Are...→

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

From winery crab feasts and the big SF Beer Week to a zinfandel celebration, science-inspired cocktails and Valentine-inspired wine-and-chocolate pairings, here’s what’s happening on th… Read full article: 21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine even...→

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

While Bay Area city leaders try to find longterm solutions to house the growing homeless population, there's a grassroots effort to build shelter, even if it is just temporary. Read full article: Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Buil...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony counts of possession of child pornography. In August 2019, ISP says the East Moline Police Department requested an independent investigation of a suspected inappropriate… Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

Cidermakers from California to Ireland will descned on the Bay Area for seven days of cider-filled events, including tastings, dinners and a cider olympics. Read full article: First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everyt...→

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Ridership on the Bay Area’s public transportation systems fell by 5.2 percent between 2016 and 2018, as residents took 27.5 million fewer transit trips per year. Read full article: Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are...→

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

Got you weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from Chinatown adventures to great music and blasting klingons. Read full article: 7 amazing Bay Area things to do this wee...→

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State University has suspended a fraternity while a third-party report of an allegation of sexual assault is investigated. Read full article: Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex...→

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay has decided to eliminate 102 jobs at two San Jose locations and one San Francisco site. Read full article: eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, ...→

Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deported to Chad hope to enlist high-level help of Senator Dianne Feinstein demanding his return

In a rare move, a federal judge ordered an LGBT asylum seeker to be brought back to the U.S. pending a decision on his case but he has yet to return. Read full article: Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deport...→

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Battle-tested state champ Oakland Tech cracks the rankings after non-league losses to half of our Top 10. Read full article: Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Prep...→

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Alysa Liu of Richmond begins defense of her U. S. title Thursday at the national figure skating championships in Greensboro, North Carolina. Read full article: Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big ...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

A weak storm system is slated to bring less than a quarter-inch of rain to most of the Bay Area on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service. Read full article: Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostl...→

Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Health officials throughout the Bay Area are reminding residents how to take care precaution against the coronavirus, which has already killed 25 people worldwide. Read full article: Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Ur...→

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

From winery crab feasts and the big SF Beer Week to a zinfandel celebration, science-inspired cocktails and Valentine-inspired wine-and-chocolate pairings, here’s what’s happening on th… Read full article: 21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine even...→

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

San Francisco's Department of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed. Read full article: Several Bay Area counties actively takin...→

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

A North County woman says a San Marcos dermatologist inappropriately touched her and retaliated against her after she refused to allow him to do a vaginal exam. Read full article: 2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex ...→

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

The nine-county region added 2,900 jobs in December, led by a gain of 1,500 jobs in Santa Clara County and 900 positions in the East Bay, although the San Francisco-San Mateo region lost 400 jobs. Read full article: Bay Area job market surges in December, ...→

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

When she let Forrest Peterson into the building, he grabbed her and sexually assaulted her, police said. He allegedly ran off after the woman fought back. Read full article: Man charged with posing as delivery driv...→

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Standout Fairview High School quarterback Aidan Atkinson, a record-setting senior who has committed to play at Northwestern University, was arrested Friday morning after police allege he sexually a… Read full article: Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atk...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony co Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

Cidermakers from California to Ireland will descned on the Bay Area for seven days of cider-filled events, including tastings, dinners and a cider olympics. Read full article: First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everyt...→

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

More than a year after the deadliest fire in California’s history, the Contra Costa and Solano County Food Bank is still regularly providing food to local food banks and survivors affected by… Read full article: This Bay Area food bank is still feeding...→

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

The Speakeasy — Cupid’s Arrow: 8:30-11 p.m. Feb. 13-15, Palace Theatre, 644 Broadway, San Francisco. Strolling performers will recite poetry and sonnets, opera singers will serenade and couples can… Read full article: 11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay A...→

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

Got you weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from Chinatown adventures to great music and blasting klingons. Read full article: 7 amazing Bay Area things to do this wee...→

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

When a San Jose couple went on vacation, they left their two dogs with pet sitters, but when they came back a day early, they said it appeared the pet sitters kept the dogs sedated while they were gone. Fred and Lori Walters used the dog care service Rover.com, which provides independent contractors as pet sitters, to find someone to… Read full article: Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated...→

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay has decided to eliminate 102 jobs at two San Jose locations and one San Francisco site. Read full article: eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, ...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

If you can't make it to Miami, you can still watch the Super Bowl with the Faithful at two watch parties in San Jose and San Francisco. Check out where to catch the action! Read full article: Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know abou...→

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Battle-tested state champ Oakland Tech cracks the rankings after non-league losses to half of our Top 10. Read full article: Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Prep...→

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Salesian becomes the fifth team this season to hold the No. 1 spot in the Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25. Read full article: Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads

3 pedestrians, 2 motorcyclists and 3 people in cars are killed in 48 hours. Read full article: Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads...→

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Leagues attempt to recreate Harry Potter’s favorite sport without leaving the ground Read full article: Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on...→

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

A 57-year-old Round Lake man was ordered held without bail Friday for allegedly posing as an Amazon delivery driver and sexually assaulting a woman inside her Albany Park home in December. Read full article: Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex as...→

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

While Bay Area city leaders try to find longterm solutions to house the growing homeless population, there's a grassroots effort to build shelter, even if it is just temporary. Read full article: Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Buil...→

Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in Chicago Home Invasion, Sex Assault

A man posing as a delivery driver forced his way into a woman’s home last month and sexually assaulted her in her Albany Park home, Chicago police say. Forrest Petersen, 57, of suburban Round Lake, is charged with home invasion and aggravated criminal sexual assault, according to police. Petersen was allegedly holding a package when a 29-year-old woman answered her… Read full article: Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

A former Boston firefighter was sentenced Friday to two years of supervised probation for sexually assaulting a female colleague at a firehouse. Read full article: Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sent...→

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020 opens Jan. 23, and Bay Area filmmakers, including two who made an Obama-backed film, can be found throughout the lineup. Read full article: Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obam...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony counts of possession of child pornography. In August 2019, ISP says the East Moline Police Department requested an independent investigation of a suspected inappropriate… Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

A Bay Area school district took its battle against underage vaping to the courtroom Thursday, filing a lawsuit against JUUL Labs for "cultivating and fostering an e-cigarette epidemic that disrupts the education and learning environment across the district." Read full article: Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit A...→

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Ridership on the Bay Area’s public transportation systems fell by 5.2 percent between 2016 and 2018, as residents took 27.5 million fewer transit trips per year. Read full article: Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are...→

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

A fraternity at Penn State University has been suspended after four of its members were accused of sexual assault. The incident, which took place at the fraternity’s house on Prospect Avenue, was r… Read full article: Penn State frat suspended after four mem...→

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State University has suspended a fraternity while a third-party report of an allegation of sexual assault is investigated. Read full article: Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex...→

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

The company was founded in Fairfield in 1950 by Marcel and Margrit Schurman before their daughter took over in 1982. Read full article: Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to ...→

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

The Las Lomas High boys soccer team has outscored 14 opponents a combined 48-7 this season, but the one goal that Connor Casey scored on Monday night had a special significance. That’s because it w… Read full article: Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, u...→

Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deported to Chad hope to enlist high-level help of Senator Dianne Feinstein demanding his return

In a rare move, a federal judge ordered an LGBT asylum seeker to be brought back to the U.S. pending a decision on his case but he has yet to return. Read full article: Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deport...→

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

TheatreWorks presents Mona Golabek’s Holocaust-themed “Pianist of Willesden Lane,” a triumph of storytelling and piano playing. Read full article: Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden L...→

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Alysa Liu of Richmond begins defense of her U. S. title Thursday at the national figure skating championships in Greensboro, North Carolina. Read full article: Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big ...→

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

"The 'confession' Finn gave to the police came after eight hours of him being slapped, kicked, spit on and stood on; different interrogators, none of them proficient in English, came in to interview him and extract the words they wanted to hear." Read full article: I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son ...→

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

CELEBRATING MLK DAY: Caltrain is bringing hundreds of people to San Francisco today for the Martin Luther King, Jr. march. Read full article: Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls thr...→

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

A weak storm system is slated to bring less than a quarter-inch of rain to most of the Bay Area on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service. Read full article: Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostl...→

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

The Marin County drug squad and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration arrested Almin Ferhatovic, 22, of Oakland. Read full article: Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Are...→

Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year Festivities

Health officials throughout the Bay Area are reminding residents how to take care precaution against the coronavirus, which has already killed 25 people worldwide. Read full article: Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Ur...→

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on an earthly plane

Leagues attempt to recreate Harry Potter’s favorite sport without leaving the ground Read full article: Bay Area Quidditch players find magic on...→

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine events in February and beyond

From winery crab feasts and the big SF Beer Week to a zinfandel celebration, science-inspired cocktails and Valentine-inspired wine-and-chocolate pairings, here’s what’s happening on th… Read full article: 21 Bay Area beer festivals and wine even...→

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex assault by fake delivery driver

A 57-year-old Round Lake man was ordered held without bail Friday for allegedly posing as an Amazon delivery driver and sexually assaulting a woman inside her Albany Park home in December. Read full article: Round Lake man charged in Chicago sex as...→

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

Several Bay Area counties actively taking precautions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

San Francisco's Department of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed. Read full article: Several Bay Area counties actively takin...→

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Build Shelter Using Found Materials

While Bay Area city leaders try to find longterm solutions to house the growing homeless population, there's a grassroots effort to build shelter, even if it is just temporary. Read full article: Bay Area Homeless Taught to Design, Buil...→

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex Harassment Lawsuit Against North County Dermatologist

A North County woman says a San Marcos dermatologist inappropriately touched her and retaliated against her after she refused to allow him to do a vaginal exam. Read full article: 2nd Patient Files Assault, Battery, Sex ...→

Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in Chicago Home Invasion, Sex Assault

A man posing as a delivery driver forced his way into a woman’s home last month and sexually assaulted her in her Albany Park home, Chicago police say. Forrest Petersen, 57, of suburban Round Lake, is charged with home invasion and aggravated criminal sexual assault, according to police. Petersen was allegedly holding a package when a 29-year-old woman answered her… Read full article: Man Posing as Delivery Driver Charged in...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

Bay Area job market surges in December, making 2019 stronger than 2018

The nine-county region added 2,900 jobs in December, led by a gain of 1,500 jobs in Santa Clara County and 900 positions in the East Bay, although the San Francisco-San Mateo region lost 400 jobs. Read full article: Bay Area job market surges in December, ...→

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints

Army officials have launched an investigation into allegations that commanders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and protocols Read full article: Army probes handling of Illinois sex ass...→

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

Man charged with posing as delivery driver in Albany Park home invasion, sex assault

When she let Forrest Peterson into the building, he grabbed her and sexually assaulted her, police said. He allegedly ran off after the woman fought back. Read full article: Man charged with posing as delivery driv...→

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sentenced For Sex Assault

A former Boston firefighter was sentenced Friday to two years of supervised probation for sexually assaulting a female colleague at a firehouse. Read full article: Ex-Boston Firefighter David Sanchez Sent...→

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obamas already making mark

Sundance 2020 opens Jan. 23, and Bay Area filmmakers, including two who made an Obama-backed film, can be found throughout the lineup. Read full article: Sundance 2020: Bay Area filmmakers, Obam...→

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atkinson arrested in Boulder sex-assault investigation

Standout Fairview High School quarterback Aidan Atkinson, a record-setting senior who has committed to play at Northwestern University, was arrested Friday morning after police allege he sexually a… Read full article: Star Fairview High quarterback Aidan Atk...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony counts of possession of child pornography. In August 2019, ISP says the East Moline Police Department requested an independent investigation of a suspected inappropriate… Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

School Resource Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Student: Police

Authorities arrested an East Moline police officer accused of sexually assaulting a high school student Thursday morning. The Illinois State Police has charged Kirk DeGreve with two felony counts of criminal sexual assault and two felony co Read full article: School Resource Officer Charged With Sex...→

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everything you need to know

Cidermakers from California to Ireland will descned on the Bay Area for seven days of cider-filled events, including tastings, dinners and a cider olympics. Read full article: First Annual Bay Area Cider Week: Everyt...→

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against JUUL For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'

A Bay Area school district took its battle against underage vaping to the courtroom Thursday, filing a lawsuit against JUUL Labs for "cultivating and fostering an e-cigarette epidemic that disrupts the education and learning environment across the district." Read full article: Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit A...→

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

This Bay Area food bank is still feeding Camp Fire survivors

More than a year after the deadliest fire in California’s history, the Contra Costa and Solano County Food Bank is still regularly providing food to local food banks and survivors affected by… Read full article: This Bay Area food bank is still feeding...→

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are fewer people taking transit?

Ridership on the Bay Area’s public transportation systems fell by 5.2 percent between 2016 and 2018, as residents took 27.5 million fewer transit trips per year. Read full article: Bay Area traffic is terrible, so why are...→

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay Area

The Speakeasy — Cupid’s Arrow: 8:30-11 p.m. Feb. 13-15, Palace Theatre, 644 Broadway, San Francisco. Strolling performers will recite poetry and sonnets, opera singers will serenade and couples can… Read full article: 11 Valentines Day events in the SF Bay A...→

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

Penn State frat suspended after four members are accused of sex assault

A fraternity at Penn State University has been suspended after four of its members were accused of sexual assault. The incident, which took place at the fraternity’s house on Prospect Avenue, was r… Read full article: Penn State frat suspended after four mem...→

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

7 amazing Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 24-26

Got you weekend plans? We have some nifty ideas, from Chinatown adventures to great music and blasting klingons. Read full article: 7 amazing Bay Area things to do this wee...→

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex Assault Allegation

Penn State University has suspended a fraternity while a third-party report of an allegation of sexual assault is investigated. Read full article: Penn State Fraternity Suspended Amid Sex...→

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated by Pet Sitters

When a San Jose couple went on vacation, they left their two dogs with pet sitters, but when they came back a day early, they said it appeared the pet sitters kept the dogs sedated while they were gone. Fred and Lori Walters used the dog care service Rover.com, which provides independent contractors as pet sitters, to find someone to… Read full article: Bay Area Couple’s Dogs Allegedly Sedated...→

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to close all U.S. stores

The company was founded in Fairfield in 1950 by Marcel and Margrit Schurman before their daughter took over in 1982. Read full article: Bay Area stationery retailer Papyrus to ...→

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, including in San Jose

eBay has decided to eliminate 102 jobs at two San Jose locations and one San Francisco site. Read full article: eBay chops more than 100 Bay Area jobs, ...→

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, untied, impeccably balanced

The Las Lomas High boys soccer team has outscored 14 opponents a combined 48-7 this season, but the one goal that Connor Casey scored on Monday night had a special significance. That’s because it w… Read full article: Bay Area Soccer HQ Rankings: Unbeaten, u...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deported to Chad hope to enlist high-level help of Senator Dianne Feinstein demanding his return

In a rare move, a federal judge ordered an LGBT asylum seeker to be brought back to the U.S. pending a decision on his case but he has yet to return. Read full article: Friends of Bay Area asylum seeker deport...→

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know about official San Francisco 49ers watch parties in Bay Area

If you can't make it to Miami, you can still watch the Super Bowl with the Faithful at two watch parties in San Jose and San Francisco. Check out where to catch the action! Read full article: Super Bowl 2020: Everything to know abou...→

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Battle-tested state champ Oakland Tech cracks the rankings after non-league losses to half of our Top 10. Read full article: Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Prep...→

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

TheatreWorks presents Mona Golabek’s Holocaust-themed “Pianist of Willesden Lane,” a triumph of storytelling and piano playing. Read full article: Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden L...→

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

Volume 5: Salesian becomes the fifth team this season to hold the No. 1 spot in the Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25. Read full article: Boys basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps...→

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big jumps to defend U.S. skating title

Alysa Liu of Richmond begins defense of her U. S. title Thursday at the national figure skating championships in Greensboro, North Carolina. Read full article: Bay Area teen Alysa Liu has all the big ...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son suspected in Rome officer killing roughed up during questioning

"The 'confession' Finn gave to the police came after eight hours of him being slapped, kicked, spit on and stood on; different interrogators, none of them proficient in English, came in to interview him and extract the words they wanted to hear." Read full article: I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: Bay Area man says son ...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls through Bay Area

CELEBRATING MLK DAY: Caltrain is bringing hundreds of people to San Francisco today for the Martin Luther King, Jr. march. Read full article: Caltrain MLK Celebration Train rolls thr...→

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostly dry work week ahead

A weak storm system is slated to bring less than a quarter-inch of rain to most of the Bay Area on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service. Read full article: Bay Area weather: Light sprinkles, mostl...→

Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads

3 pedestrians, 2 motorcyclists and 3 people in cars are killed in 48 hours. Read full article: Map: 8 fatal crashes on Bay Area roads...→

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Area heroin dealer

The Marin County drug squad and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration arrested Almin Ferhatovic, 22, of Oakland. Read full article: Marin County bust snares alleged Bay Are...→