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No Decision: Ferguson Grand Jury to Meet Monday

nbcbayarea.com — While a grand jury vote on whether a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson will be charged in the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown had been expected as early as Saturday, sources told NBC News...
Nov 22, 2014

RT @nbcsandiego: JUST IN: No decision this weekend in Ferguson, Grand Jury to meet Monday on.nbc7.com/UZ0kOQ9

Nov 22, 2014

RT @NBCLA: JUST IN: Grand jury decision on charging Ferguson officer in Brown shooting now expected Monday or later, sources say 4.nbcla.com/154dUYS

Ohio Men Wrongly Convicted of Murder Released After 39 Years

nbcbayarea.com — Two Ohio men who were wrongly accused of murder had all charges against them dropped and were released after nearly four decades in prison on Friday, NBC News reported. Ricky Jackson, 57, and Wiley Bridgeman, 60, said they don't harbor bitterness over their unjust punishment.

Obama Urges Calm Ahead of Ferguson Decision

nbcbayarea.com — President Barack Obama called for calm on Friday ahead of a grand jury's decision on whether or not to indict police officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Bill Cosby Gets Standing Ovation at Florida Show

nbcbayarea.com — As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with cancellations, the embattled entertainer joked about his usual subjects of family, wives and childhood Friday to a cheering audience that greeted him with a standing ovation as he took the stage and another when he finished.

Window Washer Falls 11 Stories in San Francisco

nbcbayarea.com — A window washer fell about 11 stories from the top of Sterling Bank on Friday in San Francisco and landed on a car before being taken to the hospital. San Francisco firefighters said the call came in about 10 a.m. from a building at Montgomery and California streets.
Nov 22, 2014

Not sure if the repetition is on purpose, but it’s bad RT Man who breaks fall of SF window washer breaks his silence. bit.ly/1xYnJkD

Nov 21, 2014

RT @NBCNightlyNews: Window washer falls 11 stories from San Francisco building, landing on a car nbcnews.to/1xztqX9 @nbcbayarea pic.twitter.com/P2hDRW0daI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @nbcbayarea: Witness tells @MarkMatthewsNBC he thought window washer falling 11 stories was a "blue streak in the sky" nbcbay.com/ICx8HW3

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6.8-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Central Japan; Several Injured

nbcbayarea.com — A strong earthquake struck a mountainous area of central Japan on Saturday night, causing at least one building to collapse and injuring several people, according to Japanese media reports. No tsunami warning was issued. The magnitude-6.8 earthquake struck near Nagano city at 10:08 p.m.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @NBCLA: OVERNIGHT: 6.8-magnitude earthquake strikes central Japan; several injured 4.nbcla.com/1uOSRmJ

Town Rejects Winnie the Pooh Mascot of "Dubious Sexuality"

Bill Cosby Shows Set for Vegas, Virginia Canceled Amid Sex Abuse Allegations

nbcbayarea.com — Bill Cosby shows in Las Vegas and Virginia been canceled amid amid a growing number of sexual assault allegations. Officials at the Treasure Island hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip say they've mutually agreed with the comedian to cancel his upcoming performance there.
Nov 21, 2014

Bill Cosby Shows Set for Vegas, Illinois Canceled Amid Sex Abuse Allegations | NBC4 Washington nbcwashington.com/entertainment/… via @nbcwashington

Nov 21, 2014

RT @nbcwashington: Officials at Treasure Island hotel-casino in Las Vegas mutually agreed with #BillCosby to cancel upcoming performance bit.ly/1xKgA9X

Nov 21, 2014

#BillCosby Shows Set for Vegas, Virginia Canceled Amid Sex Abuse Allegations nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/… via @nbcconnecticut

Nov 21, 2014

RT @NBCLA: More of Bill Cosby's shows have been cancelled amid sex assault allegations 4.nbcla.com/1v3jLqR

Buffalo Bills Hitch Rides Aboard Snowmobiles

nbcbayarea.com — Up to seven feet of snow wasn't going to stop the Buffalo Bills from flying out to Detroit for Monday's game against the Jets - even if some players needed a novel way to get to the Bills' stadium and a bus to the airport.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @BradNBCCT: Buffalo Bills leaving for Detroit...game snowed out in Orchard Park, NY; players walking, snowmobiling to catch plane nbcconnecticut.com/news/national-…

San Jose Woman Runing From New York To Bay Area To Support Navy Seals

nbcbayarea.com — Blame it on the bucket list, Christina Lee says. Sitting in her New York University dorm room two years ago, the 23-year-old from San Jose thought a bucket list is just what her life needed. And no easy one, at that. "I didn't want a bunch of things I could do in a weekend," Christina says.

Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax: Report

nbcbayarea.com — Looks like Jose Canseco gave everyone the finger. The former Major League Baseball player took to Twitter at the end of October to announce that he had shot off his middle digit and had it reattached during surgery. Last week, Canseco claimed that the mangled finger fell off during a poker tournament because it had been "very loose" and "smelling really bad."
Nov 21, 2014

Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax: Report | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth nbcdfw.com/entertainment/… via @nbcdfw

Nov 21, 2014

Looks like report of Jose Canseco selling his shot-off finger was a hoax. nbcbay.com/fm4pKtJ @nbcbayarea

Man Who Killed Co-Worker, Cut Out Heart Released

nbcbayarea.com — A Fresno man who stabbed his co-worker dozens of times in 1984 and then cut out the man's heart and put it in his jacket pocket has been released from prison despite objections from Gov. Jerry Brown. Theodore LeLeaux Jr. was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole for the killing of his co-worker Kenny Carlock.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @nbcchicago: Man who cut out co-worker's heart and put it in his jacket pocket released from prison nbcchi.com/EDEITFI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @nbcbayarea: Fresno man who cut out co-worker's heart released from prison despite objections from Gov. Jerry Brown. nbcbay.com/KpilKZI

NBC Bay Area and Safeway's "Help Us End Hunger" Holiday Food Drive

nbcbayarea.com — NBC Bay Area is making sure everyone has a memorable Thanksgiving holiday this year with their annual "Help Us End Hunger" food drive. This one-day food drive will be on Saturday, November 22.

Extreme Weather 2014 | NBC 7 San Diego

nbcbayarea.com — Take a look at some of the most extreme weather systems throughout the world.

Grumpy Cat to Visit San Francisco

nbcbayarea.com — Grumpy Cat is on his way here. And Grumpy Cat does not care.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @nbcbayarea: Grumpy Cat in SF today for unveiling of holiday pet adoption window at Union Square Macy's. nbcbay.com/puNByEI pic.twitter.com/4lO8NAWxJ7

President Obama Heads to Las Vegas on Immigration Sales Mission

nbcbayarea.com — President Barack Obama and his allies, confronting a buildup of GOP criticism, are seeking to sell the president's executive actions on immigration as good politics and good policy. The effort is crucial to Obama as he tries to dampen Republican cries to undo the administrative measures and, at the same time, strives to win the trust of immigrants and get them to participate.
Nov 21, 2014

LIVE VIDEO: President Obama speaking right now in Las Vegas about his Immigration Action. nbcbay.com/pr0VgKe

WATCH: Officials on Upcoming Michael Brown Decision

nbcbayarea.com — St. Louis City Mayor Francis Slay and County Executive Charlie Dooley will discuss the pending decision in the Michael Brown case.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @nbcsandiego: WATCH LIVE: Officials will speak to the media regarding the upcoming grand jury decision in #Ferguson on.nbc7.com/aWECF1q

Famous Twin Marian Brown, "Face" of San Francisco, Dies at 87

nbcbayarea.com — Marian Brown, one half of San Francisco's best-known set of twins, has died. The Brown twins cheerfully walked the city in matching outfits over five decades. Last year, Vivian Brown died. Thursday, her sister, Marian, died at a San Mateo hospice. Marian was 87 years old.

WATCH: Drone's View of Snow-Covered Buffalo Suburbs

nbcbayarea.com — Check out this video shot by Jim Grimaldi of West Seneca, New York, that shows the effect of the epic snowstorm that hit the Buffalo area.