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A medical marijuana patient smokes marijuana during a protest outside of the State of California building on July 18, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Chemical Compound Blamed For Spike In Synthetic Marijuana Hospitalizations

A powerful and potentially harmful chemical compound has been found in synthetic marijuana tested in several states that saw a huge spike in the number of people hospitalized because of the drug last month.

05/08/2015

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Concord Apartment Fire Sends 1 To Hospital

One person was transported to the hospital as a result of an apartment fire Sunday afternoon in Concord, a fire dispatcher said.

04/26/2015

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Man Killed, His Family Hospitalized After Richmond Crash

A man died and his family was hospitalized after the car he was driving crashed in Richmond Saturday evening, police said Sunday.

03/15/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates on the field after defeating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Manager Bruce Bochy Undergoes Heart Operation At Arizona Hospital

San Francisco Giants Manager Bruce Bochy was admitted to a hospital in Arizona for a heart operation after experiencing chest discomfort Thursday.

02/19/2015

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3 Recovering After I-580 Crash In Livermore

A medical helicopter transported a person who was ejected from a vehicle on Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/08/2015

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Patrol Car Fire Sends CHP Officer To Hospital After Explosion On Treasure Island Ramp

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured in a car fire on a Treasure Island ramp on the Bay Bridge Monday evening, a CHP spokesman said.

01/26/2015

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Deck Collapse Sends 3 To Hospital In San Francisco’s Excelsior District

Three people were transported to a hospital Sunday evening after a deck collapsed in San Francisco’s Excelsior District, a fire dispatcher said.

01/25/2015

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Flu Vaccine Only 23 Percent Effective, Doesn’t Cover Bug Making Most People Sick

As predicted, this year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. It’s only 23 percent effective, primarily because it doesn’t include the bug that is making most people sick, according to a government study released Thursday.

01/15/2015

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Morgan Hill Middle School Warns Parents Of ‘Triple C’ Fad That Hospitalized 3 8th Graders

A letter is going out to parents in Morgan Hill about an incident this week involving three 8th grade girls sent to the hospital after taking excessive amounts of an over-the-counter cold medicine apparently for its intoxicating effects.

01/13/2015

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13-Year-Old Concord Boy Recovering After Being Shot At, Stabbed When 2 Men Ask If He’s In A Gang

A 13-year old Concord boy is hospitalized in stable condition after he was stabbed several times when two men pulled up in a car where the boy and a friend were walking and demanded to know if he was in a gang.

01/09/2015

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