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Palo Alto police searching for pantsless driver who exposed himself to two girls

PALO ALTO (KRON) — Palo Alto police are searching for a pantsless driver who exposed himself to two girls on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The first incident happened at around 4:40 p.m. 282 more words


Home sales up in May, but buyers face sharply rising prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans shopping for a house are facing an intensifying set of pressures: Fewer and fewer homes are being listed for sale, while prices are climbing at a pace that most incomes can’t possibly match. 348 more words


BART board passes sanctuary policy, fare increase, repeals seat hog ordinance

OAKLAND (BCN) — BART’s board of directors at its meeting in Oakland this morning passed a sanctuary resolution declaring the agency’s commitment to being a secure and inclusive transit system for all passengers regardless of demographic or immigration status. 513 more words


Foster City police seek 4 men in Costco smash-and-grab armed robbery

FOSTER CITY (KRON) — Foster City police are looking for four men in a smash-and-grab armed robbery at a Costco store on Thursday morning.

The armed robbery happened at around 11:15 a.m. 307 more words


VIDEO: San Francisco's new police chief making push for tasers for officers

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A handful of San Francisco police chiefs have tried without success to bring tasers into the hands of officers.

Now, San Francisco’s new chief is making his push. 339 more words


San Francisco judge says Uber must give city names, business addresses of drivers

SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — Uber lost a round of a court fight Thursday when a San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled that he will require the beleaguered ride-hailing company to give city officials its local drivers’ contact information. 326 more words


VIDEO: Facebook wants to nudge you into ‘meaningful’ online groups

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — At Facebook, mere “sharing” is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing.

CEO Mark Zuckerberg is no longer satisfied with just connecting the world so that people can pass around baby pictures and live video — or fake news and hate symbols. 880 more words