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Sixteen-month-old Kabibe was becoming stronger and more 
independent every day. Photo by Marianne Hale

San Francisco Zoo Hires Expert To Investigation Baby Gorilla’s Death

The San Francisco Zoo has hired an expert in gorilla enclosures to help investigate the death of its young western lowland gorilla, Kabibe.

11/11/2014

Robin Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Robin Williams Reportedly Suffered From Dementia Prior To Suicide

A battle with Parkinson’s disease-related dementia likely precipitated the Suicide of comedian Robin Williams, according to TMZ.

11/11/2014

The Zeta Psi fraternity house in Berkeley. (CBS)

Man Found Dead At Berkeley Fraternity House Identified As UC Davis Student

Berkeley police Monday identified a man found dead at a fraternity house near the University of California at Berkeley campus early Sunday morning as 20-year-old Vaibhev Loomba of Antioch.

11/10/2014

The Zeta Psi fraternity house in Berkeley. (CBS)

20-Year Old Found Dead At Frat House In Berkeley

A 20-year old man was found dead at a fraternity house in Berkeley Sunday.

11/09/2014

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Pedestrian-Safety Advocates Call For Changes To Tour-Bus Regulations

Pedestrian safety advocates rallied in front of San Francisco City Hall on Friday to get tour-bus drivers prohibited from simultaneously acting as tour guides.

11/07/2014

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Vatican Official Calls Brittany Maynard’s Cancer-Driven Suicide ‘Reprehensible’

A top ethics official at the the Vatican calls the decision of a former San Francisco woman who to end her own life rather than play out her battle with terminal brain cancer “reprehensible.”

11/04/2014

Crews dig for the body of a man killed at a Milpitas construction site. (CBS)

Arrest Made In Milpitas Accident Where Construction Worker Was Buried Alive

Authorities have arrested the CEO of a construction company in the death of a carpenter who was buried alive by a dirt wall at a Milpitas’ construction site.

11/04/2014

A Lyft Vehicle (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lyft Passenger Killed In Roseville Crash Following Halloween Party

A passenger riding in a Lyft car service vehicle died following a crash in Roseville this weekend.

11/03/2014

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29-Year-Old Newlywed With Brain Cancer, Brittany Maynard, Writes Own Obituary Before Taking Life Saturday

“One Day Your Life Will Flash Before Your Eyes; Make Sure It’s Worth Watching” — Brain cancer victim Brittany Maynard writes her own obituary, released after her death on November 1st.

11/03/2014

Perla Evelyn Aviña Anaya Lopez (Family photo)

Oakland Police Identify Suspect In Road Rage Shooting Of 30-Year-Old Mother

Police identified the 20-year-old old Oakland man under arrest in connection with what appears to have been a road rage shooting death in Oakland on Sunday.

10/30/2014

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