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Federal Investigators Uncover Massive Child Porn Ring, Fremont Man Facing Charges

A Fremont man is among 14 defendants facing federal charges after investigators have busted what they say is one of the largest child porn rings they have ever uncovered.

03/18/2014

Protesters at UC President Janet Napolitano's visit to UC Berkeley on February 13, 2014. (CBS/Doug Sovern)

Protesters Greet UC President Janet Napolitano On Visit To Berkeley Campus

It was the last stop for Napolitano on her UC campus listening tour.

02/13/2014

Paul Anthony Ciancia

LAX Shooting Suspect Tells Police He Acted Alone

The 23-year-old charged as the gunman in the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport told authorities at the scene that he acted alone and had been dropped off at the airport by a friend.

11/03/2013

Oakland International Airport

Keep Your Shoes On, Oakland Airport Launches Expedited Screening

Oakland International Airport rolled out a TSA Pre-Check program Sunday that will allow some travelers to keep their shoes and jackets on when passing through security.

10/13/2013

Alex Aldana is arrested by University of California police officers after he protested against the nomination of Janet Napolitano, the Department of Homeland Security secretary, to head up the UC system during the University of California Board of Regents meeting on July 18, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The University of California's Board of Regents voted today on whether Napolitano will be the next president of the UC system. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Protesters Disrupt Meeting As Napolitano Confirmed As 1st Female UC President

Outgoing Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano was confirmed Thursday as the next president of the University of California amid protests both outside and inside the meeting.

07/18/2013

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano addresses the American Hotel and Lodging Association's 2013 Legislative Action Summit on Capitol Hill April 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. Napolitano highlighted her department's 'If You See Something, Say Something' campaign and other steps toward smoothing air travel inside and outside the United States. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Janet Napolitano Expected To Be Confirmed As UC President In SF

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano was getting ready to meet the 26 people who were expected to become her new bosses—members of the University of California’s governing board.

07/18/2013

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano speaks at San Jose State University (CBS)

Janet Napolitano Resigns To Head University Of California System

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is resigning, to become head of the University of California system.

07/12/2013

Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi.  (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Pelosi’s Defense Of NSA Surveillance Draws Boos In San Jose

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has disappointed some of her liberal base with her defense of the Obama administration’s classified surveillance of U.S. residents’ phone and Internet records.

06/23/2013

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Bay Area Lawmaker Concerned About Coast Guard Cutting Bridge Patrols

East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell said he’s tired of the “whack-a-mole” approaching to trying to fix the budget.

05/01/2013

Surveillance video shows a group of thieves stealing a woman's iPhone on a San Francisco Muni bus. (CBS)

Police To Get Live Access To Video, Sound Onboard SF Muni

Security cameras and microphones have been in place on San Francisco buses and trains for over a decade – you’re warned of that every time you step onto a bus or train – but soon those recordings will be beamed back to San Francisco Transit officials or police in real-time, and that has privacy advocates upset.

01/02/2013

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