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Madyson Middleton (CBS SF)

Santa Cruz PD: Suspect Lured 8-Year-Old To His Apartment, Killed Her, Dumped Body In Recycle Bin

Police shared details leading up to the death of 8-year-old Madyson ‘Maddy’ Middleton, and the subsequent arrest of a 15-year-old neighbor charged with her murder, at a press conference Tuesday morning.

12 hours ago

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Google Admitting It Can’t Compete With Facebook On Social Media?

Company vice president Brad Horotwitz, who’s been running Google+, said in a blogpost that users will no longer need a Google+ account to chat with others on Google products like YouTube. Any Gmail account will now suffice.

13 hours ago

San Francisco Police shot a pit bull during an altercation with a man. (CBS SF)

Pit Bull Shot By SF Police Expected To Recover

Police say they noticed the pit bull’s owner had some sort of drug paraphernalia on him, but when they tried to stop the man, the dog became aggressive.

14 hours ago

Bicyclists ride along Market Street on May 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California.   (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Cyclists To Protest Stopping At Stop Sign With ‘Stop-In’

A San Francisco bike group unhappy with a crackdown on cyclists who run stop signs is protesting the law by obeying it in critical mass style.

15 hours ago

Detectives and neighbors at apartment complex where body was found. (CBS)

Neighbors Stunned, Makeshift Memorials At Complex Where Santa Cruz Girl’s Body Found In Dumpster

A small memorial has already gone up outside the apartment complex where 8-year-old Madyson Middleton body is believed to have been found.

17 hours ago

Madyson Middleton (CBS SF)

Police Say Girl’s Body Found In Santa Cruz Dumpster Is Likely Missing 8-Year-Old; Teen Neighbor Arrested

A teenage suspect has been taken into custody after the body of a young female was found in a dumpster following a night of searching for an 8-year-old girl who went missing Sunday evening.

07/27/2015

Eggs (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Petaluma Egg Ranch Workers Wearing Bio-Hazard Suits To Prevent Avian Flu Outbreak

The price of eggs at the supermarket has skyrocketed lately due to the avian flu outbreak, and a Petaluma rancher is putting his chicken farm under bio-hazard lock down to prevent an outbreak from affecting his flock.

07/27/2015

Terminator robot 'T-800' (credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking Warn Killer Robots Could Destroy Humanity As We Know It

From self-driving cars to mobile personal assistants, the conveniences of technology seamlessly fold into our everyday lives — which is why three luminaries are warning humanity: beware of the killer robots.

07/27/2015

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Lawsuit Puts Berkeley Law Requiring Cellphone Warnings On Hold Saying Radiation Risk Is False

A group representing the wireless industry has filed a lawsuit to put Berkeley’s cellphone ordinance on hold, saying it violates the First Amendment.

07/27/2015