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Cindy Burleigh, hammer attack, mother

Newark Woman Charged With Murder After Mother Dies From Hammer Attack

A 57-year-old Newark woman was charged with murder Tuesday for allegedly killing her 75-year-old mother by attacking her with a hammer on Sunday, prosecutors said.

03/04/2014

Cindy Lynn Burleigh is charged with attacking her mother with a hammer. (Newark PD)

Newark Woman Faces Attempted Murder Charge For Hammer Attack On 75-Year-Old Mom

A 57-year-old Newark woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and other charges for allegedly attacking her mother with a hammer early Sunday morning, police said.

03/03/2014

BART Strike Hampers Bay Area Monday Morning Commute

Man Charged With Throwing Hammer At Striking BART Employees Pleads Not Guilty

A San Francisco man who allegedly threw a hammer at striking Bay Area Rapid Transit workers in Daly City on Monday morning has pleaded not guilty to two felony charges in San Mateo County Superior Court, prosecutors said.

10/23/2013

Protesters are tear-gassed by police during a rally for International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Oakland Moves Forward With Plan To Ban Hammers, Shields At Protests

After a marathon meeting that ended early Wednesday morning, the Oakland City Council voted to approve the first step to banning protestors from bringing “tools of violence” to demonstrations.

07/31/2013

MC Hammer (Stanley Kirk Burrell booking photo. (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Dublin Police Offer Details On Arrest Of MC Hammer

Dublin police have released more details about the arrest of rapper MC Hammer near the Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center last week.

02/25/2013

2012 AMA's Closes With PSY & MC Hammer

2012 AMA’s Closes With PSY & MC Hammer

The 40th annual American Music Awards ceremony Sunday night began and ended with high-energy performances. Including two phenoms of dance…

11/19/2012

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Top 10 Must-Own Tools For Home Improvement Jobs

Tackling home repairs on your own is already a pain. Make sure you have the right tools.

11/07/2012

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Man Arrested For Beating Former Co-Worker With Hammer

A man was critically injured in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Thursday morning when a former co-worker struck him on the back of the head with a hammer following an argument, police said Friday.

09/14/2012

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Vernon Davis’ Brother Found Unfit For Trial In Deadly D.C. Hammer Attack

The younger brother of NFL players Vernon and Vontae Davis has been declared incompetent to stand trial in the slaying of a man visiting the nation’s capital from Colorado.

05/11/2012

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Man Convicted In San Francisco Hammer Attack Gets 142 Years

A man convicted of trying to kill his estranged wife with a hammer in 2008 at her home near San Francisco’s Twin Peaks was sentenced Friday to 142 years to life in state prison, a district attorney’s spokesman said.

09/23/2011

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