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Officials from the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency are warning riders to expect major delays on Muni Monday morning as higher than normal bus and light-rail operators have called in sick Monday morning due to a labor dispute.

Elderly Woman Beaten After Striking Passenger In Dispute Over Seat On San Francisco Muni Bus

An elderly woman is recovering after getting beaten up aboard a San Francisco Muni bus in a dispute with another passenger over a seat at the front of the bus.

06/30/2015

Students walk near Sather Gate on the University of California at Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

3 Women File Lawsuit Against UC Regents Claiming Berkeley Failed Them In Sexual Assault Investigations

Three women who say they were sexually assaulted while at UC Berkeley are filing a lawsuit against UC regents. The women claim the University failed to adequately protect them and investigate their complaints in a timely manner.

06/29/2015

Psychiatrist Chris McCauley was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a child. (Source: Bay City News)

Santa Cruz County Psychiatrist Suspected Of Sexually Assaulting Child

A prominent psychiatrist with the Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency was arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of sexually assaulting a child, according to the county sheriff’s office.

06/25/2015

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Woman Bites Macy’s Employee Over Price Of Item In Newark Store, Police Say

A woman was arrested after allegedly biting a Macy’s employee in a Newark store because she was upset over the price of an item.

06/25/2015

The Branch of International Community of Khmer Buddhist Monks Center in Oakland. (CBS)

Elderly Buddhist Monk Survives Being ‘Chopped Up’ By Monk Reportedly Wielding Two Butcher Knives

An elderly Buddhist monk was in critical condition after being stabbed by a fellow monk in Oakland Tuesday night. “He was attacking him with two butcher knives, just chopping him up,” said one witness.

06/17/2015

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Berserk On A Salinas Street, Man Allegedly Slams Mother Into Pavement Then Assaults Arresting Officer

A man was arrested on suspicion of assaulting an officer Friday evening after officers intervened while he allegedly attacked his own mother in Salinas.

06/07/2015

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Caltrain Conductor Assaulted In Sunnyvale, Suspect Allegedly Refused To Pay Fare

A man allegedly assaulted a Caltrain conductor in Sunnyvale Friday afternoon after refusing to pay the fare, a transit agency spokeswoman said.

05/29/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

77-Year-Old Woman Dies After Mother’s Day Assault In San Francisco’s Chinatown

A 77-year-old woman died Friday after suffering life-threatening injuries earlier this month when a person struck her in the head multiple times as she got off a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus, police said Friday.

05/22/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

San Francisco Police Ask For Public’s Help In Brutal Attack Of 77-Year-Old Woman In Chinatown

The victim was attacked on the afternoon of May 10 in Chinatown while exiting a Muni bus. She remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

05/20/2015

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Suspect In San Jose Sex Assaults Faces Life In Prison

A suspect in two alleged attempted sexual assaults that occurred about a month apart in San Jose was arraigned in Santa Clara County Superior Court Tuesday and faces life in prison.

05/12/2015

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