Newark

Ground crews work on a United Airlines plane at San Francisco International Airport.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Newark-Bound Plane Aborts Takeoff From SFO; Witnesses Report Flames

There are unconfirmed reports that passengers saw flames, but United officials haven’t commented.

08/11/2015

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes gives Vice President Joe Biden a tour of her company in Newark on July 23, 2015. (CBS)

Vice President Biden Visits Bay Area Company That Could Soon Revolutionize Healthcare

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden toured a medical manufacturing facility in Newark on Thursday that he called a “laboratory of the future.”

07/23/2015

An East Bay construction crew uses water from a fire hydrant. Crews use a portable meter provided by the water department. (CBS)

Bay Area Construction Crews Using Fire Hydrants Not Stealing Water, Officials Say

Construction sites use water to control dust, but then Terry Devore of Newark saw where the water was coming from.

07/14/2015

Anh Nguyen (Newark Police Dept.)

Woman Bites Macy’s Employee Over Price Of Item In Newark Store, Police Say

A woman was arrested after allegedly biting a Macy’s employee in a Newark store because she was upset over the price of an item.

06/25/2015

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Suspect Who Barricaded Himself With Baby Inside Newark Apartment Surrenders To Police After 12-Hour Standoff

A domestic violence suspect who holed up in his home with his baby for 12 hours in a standoff with police surrendered Friday night, and the child is safely in custody.

05/29/2015

Alameda Creek dam destroyed by vandals, releasing 50 million gallons of water that had been stored for the drought. (KPIX)

50 Million Gallons Of Water Lost In Attack On Inflatable Dam, Worsening Drought Emergency For Alameda County

An attack early Thursday destroyed water supplies that could have sustained 500 families, and police are searching for suspects in the crime.

05/22/2015

CHP officers block an intersection in Menlo Park after an officer involved shooting following a chase. (CBS)

Shots Fired At Officers In Menlo Park After Home Invasion, Chase Across San Francisco Bay Ends Up Near Facebook Headquarters

What started as a home invasion robbery in Fremont ended on the other side of the Bay in Menlo Park Wednesday with shots fired at officers, and two suspects in custody, and another on the loose.

04/29/2015

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Newark Burglary Suspect Nabbed When Stolen Laptop Takes His Photo

A prolific burglary suspect has been arrested after being identified using a clandestine photograph taken by one of his victims on a stolen laptop computer, police announced Thursday.

04/17/2015

Transformer Move

One Million Pound PG&E Transformer Trucked From South Bay To Moss Landing

A truck weighing in at nearly 1 million pounds snaked its way through the South Bay late Wednesday night, carrying a PG&E transformer.

02/26/2015

Scene where a Honda Fit crashed into a Macy's store in Newark, January 14, 2015. (CBS)

Macy’s Employee Jumps Into Action When Car Crashes Into Newark Store

A high school student is being called a hero for his quick reaction after a car drove into the Macy’s department store he works at in Newark.

01/15/2015

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