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Makeshift shrine outside the home of a man shot dead by a romantic rival who then took his own life. (CBS)

Terminally Ill Cancer Patient Kills Romantic Rival In San Jose Home Before Taking Own Life

The discovery of two men found dead in a San Jose home is being investigated as a possible murder-suicide involving a terminally ill man and his romantic rival.


10-year-old Monika Romo, a cancer patient, will crusade for safer streets in Vallejo as "Wonder Girl", during a superhero adventure on December 19, 2013. (CBS)

‘Wonder Girl’ Cancer Patient Taking Page From Batkid To Battle Villains In Vallejo

A young Vallejo cancer patient is taking a page from the wildly famous ‘Batkid’ to crusade for safer streets in her community.


Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Oakland Patient Death Looms Over Return Of Locked-Out Nurses

Nurses locked out of five Sutter Health hospitals after a 24-hour strike returned to work Tuesday amid an investigation over a patient death at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland.


Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

State Launches Investigation Into Patient Death At Oakland Hospital

The California Department of Public Health has launched an investigation into the death of a woman at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland early Saturday.



Bay Area Nurses Hold Vigil For Cancer Patient Killed By Medical Error

The patient passed away early Saturday morning following a medical error by a replacement nurse.