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Charity Fraud Scheme Linked To Former NBA Player, NFL Hall Of Famer
Three Local Beaches Among State's Most PollutedThree Northern California beaches have been ranked among the most polluted in the state with a Santa Clara beach topping the list, an environmental group reported Thursday.
Feds, Police Seek Public's Help In Oakland Scientist's MurderOakland police, the FBI and family members asked for the public's help Thursday in finding the suspects who were responsible for the fatal shooting of a man in the city's Temescal district last month.
Deputies Plead Not Guilty To San Francisco Alley Beating Of SuspectTwo Alameda County sheriff's deputies facing felony charges in the beating of a suspect following a high-speed chase pleaded not guilty Thursdday in San Francisco Superior Court.
Two Arrested In Fatal Shooting, Stabbing Of Novato High School StudentsTwo people have been arrested in the fatal shooting and stabbing of two Novato High School students following raids on Novato residences Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Vallejo Teen Abduction Suspect Killed In Gunfight With PoliceAn Amber Alert was issued Thursday for a 15-year-old Vallejo girl who was believed to have been an abducted off an local street, authorities said.

Sports Headlines & Scores

Charity Fraud Scheme Linked To Former NBA Player, NFL Hall Of Famer
5 Moves That Ended San Jose Sharks' Cup DroughtThe wait has ended for San Jose Sharks fans who have suffered through a litany of heart-wrenching playoff collapses during the team’s 25 years of existence.
Thanks, But No Thanks; Sharks Don't Touch Campbell Bowl Trophy After Winning WestWith a 5-2 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals, the Sharks won the Clarence Campbell Bowl as Western Conference champion.
Draymond Green Receives Encouraging Text From Kobe Bryant After Game 4 LossThrough all the drama, Green seems to be keeping his composure and it appears he has an NBA legend in his corner helping him cope as well.
Silicon Valley Billionaire Admits Funding Hulk Hogan’s Legal Fight With GawkerHulk Hogan's courtroom cage match with Gawker has apparently been bankrolled by a high-tech billionaire with a grudge against the news-and-gossip site.
San Jose Sharks End 25 Years Of Playoff DisappointmentsAfter 25 years, the San Jose Sharks will finally play for the Stanley Cup.

Politics

Charity Fraud Scheme Linked To Former NBA Player, NFL Hall Of Famer
Sonoma County Voters To Decide On Banning GMOsSonoma County voters in November will consider an ordinance banning genetically modified organisms in the county.
Trump Reaches Magic Number To Clinch GOP NominationDonald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president Thursday, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and set the stage for a bitter fall campaign.
West Virginia Is Suing McKesson Corporation For Incentivizing Opioid SalesWest Virginia sues McKesson Corporation, alleging the company is distributing painkillers irresponsibly and incentivizing opioid sales.
MTC Unveils New Office Building Completed Way Over-BudgetThe price of the MTC's new San Francisco office has sky-rocketed to more than a quarter-billion dollars, roughly $90 million over budget.
Trump Invokes Kate Steinle Murder To Bash Immigration PoliciesA day after violent protests outside a Donald Trump rally, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee railed against "Crooked Hillary" Clinton, "Crazy Bernie" Sanders and leaders in his own party.

KPIX 5 Original Reports

Feds Blamed for Needlessly Exposing Kids to "Cancer-Causing" Car Seat ChemicalsA recent KPIX investigation repeatedly uncovered concerning, even cancer causing, chemicals in a majority of the car seats tested, and many blame the federal government.
Bay Area Scientists Craft Plan To Defend Earth From Killer AsteroidsScientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are testing meteorites with lasers to develop a strategy to divert deep-space asteroids before they impact earth.
SF Police Task Force Targeting Car Break-Ins Finds Task DauntingA newly-formed San Francisco police task force seeks to reduce the number of car break-ins in the city - about one break-in about every 20 minutes.
Child Sex Trafficking: How To Fight It, How To Stop ItThousands of victims across the U.S. are lured into sex trafficking. Many of them children.
Some BART Workers Make Almost 3 Times Their Salaries In Overtime PaySome BART workers are making almost three times their salaries in overtime pay.
California Town's Water Tainted With Arsenic For DecadesYou may not know the name Kettleman City. But if you have ever driven to Los Angeles you’ve been through the town. It’s a community in the Central Valley where the tap water’s been tainted for decades.

From The KCBS Newsroom

Arrests Made In East Bay Freeway ShootingsFive suspects have been taken into custody in a crackdown of a flurry of freeway shootings in the East Bay.
Mayor: Gangs ‘Creating Terror’ On East Bay FreewaysIt’s a story Hercules Mayor Dan Romero has heard far too often over the recent months. There’s been a shooting on a freeway near his city.
Prison Gardening Program Helping Transform Vacaville Inmates' LivesA dry patch of soil inside a Vacaville prison is being transformed into a drought-tolerant garden in a program intended to transform inmates’ lives through connection to nature.
California's Shark Fin Ban Upheld By U.S. Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court has sided with California and rejected an appeal of the state’s ban on shark fins.
Two Dead In Horrific San Leandro Amtrak AccidentAn Amtrak train collided with a car in San Leandro Tuesday afternoon killing a woman and a young child inside the car.
More Ads Coming To Google's MapsYou may start seeing more ads when getting directions from Google's popular mapping service.

Eye On The Bay

Best Places To Go Dancing In San FranciscoMusic venues, cocktail lounges, live shows, DJs and dance clubs are all in the mix of a late night San Francisco scene. Depending on the night of the week, there's superior sound, visual experiences and a wide range of music are happening at these well-known venues.
Top 5 Brazilian Restaurants In San FranciscoFive outstanding Brazilian restaurants to enjoy over the Carnaval San Francisco festival and beyond...
Ask An Expert: Upcoming Summer Fashion Trends In Bay AreaThe microclimates of the Bay Area require flexibility in summer wear. Erica Tanov, a well-known Bay Area designer, offers her thoughts about fashion trends we can expect to see this summer as warm weather sets in.
A Brief History: Super Models In Music VideosSports Illustrated cover model Ashley Graham appears in DNCE's new music video "Toothbrush," which only adds to the list of music videos featuring super models.
Best Places For Tap Dancing Lessons In San FranciscoThere's something about the rhythmic sound of tap shoes creating percussion as they collide with the floor that is appealing to all age levels. Whether you are a fan of Fred Astaire, Savion Glover or Happy Feet, tap isn't something exclusive to the top tier of performers. Here are some of the best places for tap dancing lessons in San Francisco.
Foodie Chap With Executive Chef Franck Desplechin of The St. Regis San FranciscoYou must try the dish that bowled Liam Mayclem over...Chef Franck Desplechin Cauliflower Soup with smoked bacon foam, curry oil and puff pastry...

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