San Francisco, CAMercury News

Alleged San Francisco gang leader facing federal gun charges

SAN FRANCISCO — Nearly five years after he was released from federal prison in a crack trafficking case, the alleged leader of a San Francisco gang was back in federal custody facing new gun possession charges, court records show. Paris D. Moffett, 43, is charged with being a felon in...
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Solano County, CAPosted by
Golden Gate Media

Teen found dead near tracks was shot, not hit by train, police say; Another 14-year-old arrested for homicide

Local residents said the young victim is the latest teenager to be killed in the county in recent weeks.Golden Gate Media. At first, police officers thought they were responding to a fatality involving a teenager who had been struck by a train. But when they arrived on the scene, they found a deceased teenager beside the railroad tracks who was killed not by a passing locomotive, but by an assailant's bullets.
San Jose, CANBC Bay Area

Man Found Dead in Early Morning House Fire in East San Jose

A man was found dead inside a San Jose home after a fire early Tuesday morning, according to a fire department spokesman. At about 1:05 a.m., firefighters responded to the 2000 block of Estate View Way and Pleasant Crest Drive in the East San Jose foothills on reports of a house fire, officials said.
Felton, CAMarin Independent Journal

Live concert blamed for COVID-19 outbreak in Santa Cruz County

FELTON — A concert at Felton Music Hall this month led to a sizable outbreak, the venue posted on its social media Monday night. After the Los Angeles-based Grateful Shred band performed in the hall on July 18, one attendee showed COVID-19 symptoms. When the band got tested, nearly all of the members were COVID-positive, an Instagram post explains.
Hillsborough, CAMercury News

Photos: Hillsborough mansion once owned by Hearst family sells for $12.75 million

A Hillsborough mansion once owned by Randolph Hearst, heir to media magnate William Randolph Hearst, has sold for $12.75 million. The 9,856-square-foot Georgian-style house built in 1914 was originally listed at $13.5 million. It has eight bedrooms and seven bathrooms and also features au pair quarters, a patio with two large pergolas and a pool, among many other amenities.
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The Hill

Former Sen. Barbara Boxer attacked in California

Former Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) was attacked in Oakland, Calif., on Monday but not seriously injured, according to a statement on her official Twitter account. Boxer, 80, was allegedly pushed in the back by an assailant who stole her cellphone before jumping into a waiting car, according to her statement.
Minnesota StateBayInsider

Three members of Piedmont family killed in Minnesota crash

OAKLAND, Calif. - The Piedmont community is in mourning. Community members said three members of a family of four were killed in a fatal crash in Minnesota over the weekend. Their teenage son was among the survivors. The close-knit community of Piedmont is devastated. The victims were headed to a...