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Teen Arrested After 9-Year-Old Boy Stabbed To Death In Discovery Bay

Detectives with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department arrested a teenage suspect after a nine-year-old boy was stabbed to death Sunday in Discovery Bay.

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An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Oakland Man’s Death Following Fight

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a man who suffered traumatic injuries in an apparent fight near Interstate Highway 980 in Oakland, police said Thursday.

04/09/2015

Robin Williams (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Robin Williams Protects Himself From Commercial Exploitation In Death With 25-Year Blackout Period

Robin Williams made sure to protect his likeness in death, restricting its use for the next 25-years.

04/07/2015

Podiatrist Phillip Vasyli, creator of Orthaheel, is stabbed to death in the Bahamas. (Photo: PhilipVasyli.com)

Founder Of Orthotic Corporation Based In San Rafael Stabbed To Death In Bahamas

Phillip Vasyli, a podiatrist and founder of a San Rafael-based orthotic corporation was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning in his home in the Bahamas.

03/27/2015

Scene of a fire on the 3000 block of 24th St. in San Francisco's Mission District, March 11, 2015. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Girl Dies Of Injuries From San Francisco Mission District Fire Which Killed Father

A 13-year-old girl trapped with her family as her second story home burned in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month has died.

03/19/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

New Details Revealed In Death Of Albany Dental Student Killed In Her Apartment

An Albany dental student was shot sometime after she attended afternoon prayers at a Sikh temple, police said Sunday as new details emerge in an ongoing investigation.

03/15/2015

San Quentin State Prison (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Man Convicted Of 1970’s Zebra Killings Found Dead In San Quentin Cell

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Friday that the body of J.C.X. Simon was found in his one-man cell shortly before midnight Thursday. The cause of death is unknown, and an autopsy is planned.

03/13/2015

Terry Pratchett (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Fantasy Author Terry Pratchett Dies At 66

Author/creator of the exuberant, satirical “Discworld” series has died. He was 66.

03/12/2015

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Suspect In Antioch Shooting Death Of San Francisco Man Arrested With Help Of U.S. Marshals

A suspect in a fatal shooting in Antioch that left a San Francisco man dead last summer was arrested Thursday with the help of the U.S. Marshals Service, according to police.

03/12/2015

Palo Alto High School

Students, Faculty Work To Prevent Suicides After String Of Recent Deaths

The death of a South Bay teenager on Caltrain tracks Monday morning is just the most recent in a string of suicides taking its toll on students and faculty at two Palo Alto schools.

03/09/2015

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