1 killed, 2 injured in shooting on San Francisco bridge

Authorities say a man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge that caused a multiple-vehicle collision and shot down all traffic lanes for hours
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14-year-old boy shot to death by gun hidden beneath mattress

A 20-year-old suburban Detroit man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after authorities say his 14-year-old cousin was shot in the chest by a handgun that the suspect had stashed under a mattress
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15 aboard Hawaii flight treated after pepper spray goes off

Hawaiian Airlines says a flight from Oakland, California, to Maui required emergency assistance after a can of pepper spray went off inside the plane
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2 men try to push young man off San Francisco train

San Francisco police investigate what led to 2 men pushing a young man off a commuter train
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2 officers hurt trying to break up Oakland car gathering

Authorities say two people were arrested and two police officers were hurt while trying to break up gatherings of hundreds of car enthusiasts who descended on Oakland
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2 teenagers drown while swimming in northern New Jersey lake

Authorities say two teenagers have drowned while swimming with others in a northern New Jersey lake
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49 cases of dog flu in 6 counties confirmed since July 13

Michigan officials are warning dog owners to keep their pets at home if they're sick to prevent the spread of canine influenza
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After rousing start for Mack, familiar end for Bears vs. GB

Khalil Mack got off to a rousing start with the Chicago Bears against the Green Bay Packers, though the ending had a familiar feel for his new team
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Anger, tears as families speak at warehouse fire sentencing

Palpable anger, deep sadness and tense moments have swept a California courtroom as relatives of three dozen partygoers who died in a 2016 Oakland warehouse fire testified about their losses.
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Another judge tosses lawsuit over LL Beans' return policy

Another federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit targeting L.L. Bean's new return policy, this time in California
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AP NewsBreak: No plea deals in Oakland warehouse fire case

A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in a 2016 warehouse fire that killed 36 people attending an unlicensed concert
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APNewsBreak: FanDuel to pay out disputed $82K football bet

Online sports betting company FanDuel will pay a New Jersey man the full $82,000 he says he was entitled to winning when the company's system mistakenly generated exorbitant odds on the final moments of Sunday's Denver Broncos-Oakland Raiders game
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April trial date set for 2 charged in warehouse fire deaths

A California judge has set an April 2 start date for the trial of two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire. Derick Almena and Max Harris are each charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter
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Aretha's lack of a will could make things rocky for heirs

As Aretha Franklin's four sons and other family members move on from her funeral in Detroit, they are left with the potentially tall task of finding out how many millions she was worth, and divvying it up, a process that could take years
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Art Institute becomes 2nd Portland-area college to close

Art Institute becomes 2nd Portland-area college to close
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Authorities: Man drowns in New Jersey lake, woman missing

Authorities say a man has drowned and a woman is missing after they got caught in rough waters while swimming with others in a northern New Jersey lake
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Authorities: Teen dies after being shot in suburban Detroit

Authorities say a 14-year-old boy has died after being shot in the chest by a handgun that was reportedly being kept under a mattress in suburban Detroit
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Ax-throwing business hopes to offer experience for Lawrence

Lawrence residents are trying out the newest thrill-seeking ax-throwing business, Blade and Timber
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Baltimore is latest US city to file lawsuit against Big Oil

Baltimore has become the latest U.S. city to try and hold the world's biggest oil companies financially responsible for global warming
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Black Panther Party co-founder Elbert "Big Man" Howard dies

Elbert "Big Man" Howard, who was one of the six founding members of the Black Panther Party, has died at age 80
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California anti-Trump protester gets probation for assault

A former community college teacher and anti-fascist activist accepted a plea deal and pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault and had felonies charged dropped that alleged he attacked attendees of a Northern California political rally
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California DA's fatal police shooting probe took 10 years

A newspaper reports that a Northern California district attorney took more than a decade to investigate a police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed man
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California Democratic Party snubs Feinstein, endorses rival

The California Democratic Party has snubbed U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein by giving its endorsement to her rival, state Sen. Kevin de Leon
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California Editorial Rdp

California Editorial Rdp
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California judge rejects plea deals for 2 men charged with involuntary manslaughter after deadly 2016 warehouse fire

California judge rejects plea deals for 2 men charged with involuntary manslaughter after deadly 2016 warehouse fire
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California lawmakers pass bill to erase old pot convictions

California lawmakers passed a bill requiring local prosecutors to erase or reduce thousands of marijuana criminal convictions made eligible for dismissal when state voters broadly legalized pot
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California man pleads guilty to trying to help terrorists

A California man who allegedly used social media to promote the Islamic State group has pleaded guilty to federal charges of trying to support a terrorist organization
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California sheriff's office illegally recorded suspect talk

A district attorney in Northern California has thrown out a case against a juvenile crime suspect after it was revealed the Alameda County Sheriff's Office illegally recorded at least one confidential conversation between him and his attorney
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California state controller Betty Yee hurt in car crash

California State Controller Betty Yee has been hurt in a car crash but authorities say her injuries are non-life threatening
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California subway murder suspect to appear in court

Prosecutors in Northern California say a paroled robber faces murder and attempted murder charges in the attack at a subway station against two sisters that left one of them dead
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California subway stabbing suspect charged with murder

A paroled robber who allegedly stabbed a woman to death and wounded her sister in an unprovoked attack at a California train station was charged with murder and attempted murder on Wednesday
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California warehouse fire defendant to ask to move trial

Derick Almena's lawyer says there's little chance he'll get a fair trial in Oakland after a plea deal collapsed when a judge said the 48-year-old showed too little remorse for illegally converting a warehouse where a fire killed three dozen people
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California's fiery former congressman Ron Dellums dies at 82

Ron Dellums, a fiery anti-war activist who championed social justice as Northern California's first black congressman, has died at 82
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Californians could ride scooters without helmets under bill

Californians could ride motorized scooters without helmets under legislation headed to Gov. Jerry Brown
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Car dealership removes Native American statue after 50 years

A North Carolina car dealership has taken down a 23-foot fiberglass statue of a Native American that has drawn complaints over its 50-year history
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Cleveland Indians honor tickets 52 years after accident

Cleveland Indians fan who missed a game when hit by a train in 1966 had chance to see team this season after the Indians honored her saved 1966 tickets
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Couple treated to wrestling show after wedding day robbery

A wrestling company treated a Michigan couple to a professional wrestling event after they were robbed on their wedding day
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Court date postponed for rapper charged in airport spat

A court proceeding for rapper Kamaiyah in a Connecticut airport disturbance case has been postponed
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Crews battle destructive wildfires raging in US West

A wildfire flared up in Northern California and temporarily shut down a highway filled with people returning home from the holiday weekend
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DA: 'My heart is broken' for subway stabbing victims' family

A Northern California district attorney said Wednesday that prosecutors will seek a life sentence against a parolee charged with murder and attempted murder in the unprovoked stabbing of two young women at a subway station
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Defendant to ask to move California warehouse fire trial

Derick Almena's lawyer says there's little chance he'll get a fair trial in Oakland after a plea deal collapsed when a judge said the 48-year-old showed too little remorse for illegally converting a warehouse where a fire killed three dozen people
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Detroit Institute of Arts expanding Asian galleries

Newly expanded galleries dedicated to Asian art will debut at the Detroit Institute of Arts
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Detroit-area leader apologizes for 'join the Klan' remark

A prominent suburban Detroit leader has apologized for saying he'd rather join the Ku Klux Klan than a group of CEOs who are striving to improve Detroit
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Doctor gets 6½ years for selling painkiller prescriptions

A Florida doctor has been sentenced to six years and six months in federal prison for illegally selling prescriptions for painkillers
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Dozens detained in raid on vacant building in Hollywood

Los Angeles police say more than 60 adults and at least four juveniles were detained during a raid at a vacant commercial building in Hollywood where people had been squatting
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Evansville Diocese suspends priest over misconduct report

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Evansville has suspended a priest after receiving a report of sexual misconduct that allegedly occurred decades ago
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Ex-public defender worker charged with murder in California

A Northern California paralegal who once worked for a public defender's office in a second-chance program for recently released inmates has been charged with killing someone he believed to be a police informant
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Family mourns woman killed in California subway stabbing

Friends and family are remembering an 18-year-old woman who was stabbed to death at a train station in Oakland, California in an unprovoked attack against her and her sister
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Family says Oakland murder suspect mentally ill

The family of a man arrested on suspicion of stabbing a teenager to death at a California train station says he's seriously mentally ill and the state failed to provide him with proper treatment
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FBI: Sheriff was bribed to shelter drug dealer for 15 years

Federal officials allege a Mississippi Delta sheriff protected an illegal drug dealer for 15 years in exchange for bribes
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