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California Court Rules Companies Must Reimburse Employees For Work-Related Cell Phone Calls

If you use your cell phone for work you could be seeing more money in your paycheck.

08/20/2014

Police advance on demonstrators protesting the killing of teenager Michael Brown on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Police shot smoke and tear gas into the crowd of several hundred as they advanced near the police command center which has been set up in a shopping mall parking lot. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Could Cops Use Phone ‘Kill Switch’ To Shut Down Ferguson-Style Protests?

Governor Jerry Brown is expected to sign a California bill into law requiring all new phones to have a shutdown feature known as a “kill switch,” but protests in Ferguson, Missouri have sparked a last-ditch effort to stop the bill.

08/18/2014

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Palo Alto Police Search For Man Photographing Woman In Public Restroom

Police are searching for a man who photographed a woman in a Palo Alto public restroom Thursday.

07/18/2014

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Gang Attacks Man With Baseball Bat In San Francisco Market Street Robbery

A 58-year-old man was attacked with a baseball bat in a robbery in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood Wednesday night.

07/17/2014

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Supreme Court Rules Warrant Needed To Search Cellphone

Cellphones are powerful devices unlike anything else police may find on someone they arrest, Chief Justice John Roberts said for the court. Because the phones contain so much information, police must get a warrant before looking through them, Roberts said.

06/25/2014

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UC Berkeley Student Accused Of Shooting Cellphone Video Of Women In Dorm Showers

A 19-year-old University of California at Berkeley student has been charged with six misdemeanor counts of invading privacy for allegedly shooting several cellphone videos of women showering in dormitories in recent months, campus police said.

05/15/2014

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Richmond Hit And Run Driver Talking On Cellphone Before Crashing, Pinning Victims

A driver talking on his cellphone crashed into another vehicle, injuring two people, then left his car pinning the victims inside and fled the scene, according to Richmond police.

05/13/2014

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Antioch Man Arrested In Cellphone Store Robbery

Pleasant Hill police have arrested a 38-year-old man in an armed robbery Tuesday at a cellphone store.

04/17/2014

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Hundreds Attend Funeral For Teen Killed By Train In Martinez

Dressed in pink and black, hundreds of people packed a Pleasant Hill church Friday morning to remember a 14-year-old girl who was tragically struck and killed by a train in Martinez earlier this week.

03/07/2014

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Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Stealing Cell Phones At Gunpoint In Redwood City

A man suspected of stealing four cellphones at gunpoint from a seller he met online was arrested in Redwood City Saturday morning

02/22/2014

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