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Man Put Needles in Supermarket Meat "For the Hell of It": Prosecutors — A 68-year-old Illinois man was jailed without bond Thursday after being accused by federal prosecutors of inserting sewing needles into packaged meat "just for the hell of it" at a grocery store in his hometown at least seven times over more than a year.

House Republicans Pass $694M Bill to Address Border Crisis — National & International News The House on Friday voted along party lines to move forward with a $694 million bill aimed at providing both states and federal government with funding to boost border security amid the rush of undocumented children coming from Central America to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Facebook Goes Down for Many Users — Facebook was down on Friday for many users, who received an error message instead of access to the social networking service. "Sorry, something went wrong," the message on Facebook

Police Respond to 2 Separate Accidents Involving Muni Vehicles in SF — San Francisco Fire Department officials are responding to two separate accidents involving Muni vehicles. One of the accidents involve a dump track and a Muni bus on Geary and Buchanan. The second involves a big rig and a Muni light rail at 3rd and Innes. This is a breaking news story.

Dionne Warwick Returns to San Jose, Named City's "Ambassador of Goodwill" — In 1968, Dionne Warwick had never been to San Jose and didn't think much of the song. In 2014, the 73-year old singer is finding her way back to the city that inspired her iconic tune, "Do You Know the Way to San Jose?" The Celebrity Apprentice veteran is in town Friday night, Aug.
Aug 01, 2014

RT @nbcbayarea: City's "global ambassador of goodwill," Dionne Warwick, to sing her iconic song about San Jose today IN SAN JOSE.

Obama Makes Statement at the White House Briefing — President Obama delivers a statement in the Brady Press Briefing Room.
Aug 01, 2014

RT @NBCNewYork: WATCH LIVE: President Obama to make a statement at the White House briefing room

Thousands of Dead Anchovies in Santa Cruz Harbor Prompts Emergency Declaration — Santa Cruz has declared an emergency situation in its harbor. The problem? Dead fish. Tons of them. Hundreds of thousands of dead anchovies are floating to the surface of the harbor. What's killing the fish? Apparently, there were too many fish in the harbor and not enough oxygen.
Aug 01, 2014

Santa Cruz declared an emergency for tons of dead anchovies.… … A sinister-looking pizza was seen fleeing the area.

Jul 31, 2014

Santa Cruz declares emergency for tons of dead anchovies.… A sinister-looking pizza was seen fleeing the area.

Jul 31, 2014

RT @nbcbayarea: Tons of dead anchovies in Santa Cruz harbor prompts emergency declaration. @Michelle_NBC has details on our News at 6