| May 16, 2010
Dozens of California parole violators showed up to claim a very attractive offer: $200 and amnesty. And dozens of parole violators found themselves in handcuffs and, for most, headed back to prison.
In a corrections department variation on the old bait-...
| May 21, 2010
Local school boards are throwing their support behind a lawsuit filed Thursday that claims the California education system has been underfunded by billions for years in violation of the state Constitution.
The lawsuit represents years of work by the...
| Dec 22, 2009
Eight people arrested after protesters vandalized the campus home of the UC Berkeley chancellor have not been charged with any crime and may never be, according to the Alameda County district attorney's office.
There is insufficient evidence to file...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 2:48 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Friday furloughs are back on for California state employees, after the state Supreme Court overturned a lower court ruling that had temporarily stopped them.
The high court decided Wednesday to put all furlough litigation -- including the...
| Jan 27, 2010
| 1:12 PM
LOS ANGELES - Ten hospitals in Southern California have been fined for alleged code violations that endangered patient safety.
The 10 hospitals are among 13 statewide that were assessed administrative penalties.
The California Department of Public...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 2:37 PM
CHULA VISTA (KTLA) -- An Oakland man was arrested Friday afternoon on suspicion of kidnapping his former girlfriend, beating her and stuffing her into the trunk of her car to take her across the U.S.-Mexico border, an ordeal that allegedly lasted 15...
| Nov 11, 2010
The California Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against the company that makes a hair treatment known as the "Brazilian Blowout". Filed in Alameda County, the lawsuit alleges the company failed to warn consumers that the "Brazilian Blowout" contains...
| Aug 9, 2010
An Alameda County judge has put state worker furloughs on hold.
Furloughs were set to begin again on Friday.
Under Gov. Schwarzenegger's order, state workers were supposed to take off every second, third, and fourth Friday of the month.
This was all...
| Aug 12, 2010
Gayle Anderson was live in Torrance for "OAKLAND RAIDERS FIRST PRE-SEASON GAME." Gayle was live at Paddy O's Pub & Restaurant, one of the favorite fan locations for people who love the Oakland Raiders. Paddy O's location is 20320 South Western Avenue in...
| Sep 5, 2010
The bombs erupted along Pier No. 1, thousands of them, about 30 miles northeast of San Francisco. And 66 years later, you can still spot a few twisted hunks of metal near water's edge, an American flag snapping in the wind overhead.
This is Port...
| Oct 15, 2010
Houma Police would like to make citizens aware of a potential scam in the making. On 10-13-10 at approximately 1349 hrs, Houma Police received a call from a 49 year old female residing in the 8500 block of Main Street regarding an individual who called...