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Danville mayor condemns racist masked protest in Blackhawk

DANVILLE – The Mayor of Danville Newell Arnerich released a statement Monday, condemning the group of masked people who on Saturday held up signs at the corner of Blackhawk Road and Camino Tassajara, saying things like "White Lives Matter," and "Watch Europa the Last Battle." The latter is a 2017 film that many have called Nazi propaganda. Saturday was also the day an 18-year-old man allegedly drove 200 miles to a grocery store in a mostly Black neighborhood in Buffalo, NY, shooting 13 and killing 10. Almost all were Black. Investigators found a 180-page racist manifesto the shooter reportedly wrote. "As most reasonable people...
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Poll: Golden State Warriors Vs. Dallas Mavericks

The Warriors took down the Western Conference’s No. 2 seed, the Grizzlies. Then the Mavericks eliminated the top-seeded Suns with a stunning Game 7 blowout on Phoenix’s home floor. What’s left on that side of the playoff bracket is an enticing matchup featuring two of the game’s biggest...

Woman dies in South SJ stabbing; 1 dead, 1 wounded in separate shooting near SJSU

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) -- Police in the South Bay were busy Monday investigating a fatal stabbing in South San Jose and a separate shooting near San Jose State University that left one dead and one wounded.San Jose police said officers responded to the 5200 block of Vera Lane just north of Monterey Road on a call of a person down at approximately 11:20 a.m. on Sunday. They located an adult female who had sustained at least one stab wound. Unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.The motive and circumstances surrounding the incident were still under investigation. The...

San Francisco Police ask for public's help with Mission District homicide

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The San Francisco Police requested the public's help Monday with its investigation into a homicide in the Mission District two days before.On Saturday May 14, officers were called to respond to an assault in the area of 24th and Balmy streets around 2:35 a.m. They arrived to find a man on the ground, unresponsive."Medical personnel rendered aid, however, despite their efforts the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene," a SFPD press release stated. Police made no arrests since Saturday in this homicide and the investigation continues. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the San Francisco Police Department SFPD 24-hour-tip line at 1-415-575-4444, or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous.  
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East Palo Alto Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, at Least 2 Injured

Police in East Palo Alto are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and at least two others injured Tuesday. On Tuesday at 6:02 p.m., officers with the East Palo Alto Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter activation at Jack Farrell Park in the 2500 block of Fordham Street.

Likely end of San Jose cruising ban gives South Bay lowriders a lift

SAN JOSE -- A push to repeal San Jose's 30-year-old ban on cruising has cleared a major legislative hurdle, passing the city's Rules Committee and advancing onto a vote before the full council in mid-June.San Jose Councilmember Raul Peralez, who authored the memo to initiate the repeal process, is the former owner of a lowrider, a 1965 Impala Supersport. He recalled getting repeatedly pulled over by San Jose police."This broad-stroke policy made it easier to profile and discriminate against those driving a vehicle deemed as a lowrider, particularly young brown people," said Peralez.Peralez said lowriding and cruising was rooted in...
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Why Kerr almost broke his beer mug watching Dubs-Grizz Game 6

Steve Kerr was just like every other stressed-out Warriors fan watching their favorite team be haunted by countless turnovers in the Western Conference semifinals. But instead of pacing back and forth on the sideline, Kerr was forced to watch Games 4, 5 and 6 from home as he was placed into the NBA’s health and safety protocols after testing positive for COVID-19.

Gary Sanchez powers Twins past slumping A's

Gary Sanchez doubled and homered as the Minnesota Twins opened a six-game road trip with a 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday. Reliever Yennier Cano (1-0) pitched two scoreless innings for his first career victory. Griffin Jax followed with two scoreless frames before Tyler Duffey retired the Athletics in order in the ninth for his first save of the season.

Bay Area health official urges mask-wearing as COVID cases climb

BERKELEY (KPIX) -- COVID cases continue to rise in California and a doctor from UC Berkeley School of Public Health feels the recommendation to wear masks indoors may not be enough to stop the spread.Epidemiologists say we are now dealing with the BA.2 subvariant variant of the highly contagious omicron variant.There is evidence this faster-spreading subvariant can better evade immunity."What's really driving this or at least the big driver is the fact that these new subvariants of omicron are able to transmit much better," said Dr. John Swartzberg with the UC Berkeley School of Public Health. The CDC reports coronavirus cases...