Teenagers

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Fairfax Councilmember Looks To Lower Voting Age To 16

Only eight percent of 18 to 24-year olds voted in the last election, but a Fairfax town councilman is hoping that lowering the voting age to 16 will help entice young voters to the polls.

02/09/2015

Crime Scene

Teenage Girls Recovering After Masked Man Targets Nearby Group In Santa Cruz Shooting

Two teenage girls were shot in Santa Cruz on Sunday night by a masked man who was apparently targeting another group nearby, police said.

01/26/2015

Morgan Hill Police provided this picture of an overturned car after two teenagers were involved in a pursuit with officers on Highway 101. (Courtesy Morgan Hill Police)

14-Year Olds Arrested After Flipping Car During Police Chase Ending In Morgan Hill

A police pursuit on U.S. Highway 101 Sunday evening ended in Morgan Hill with an overturned car and two 14-year-old boys in custody, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said.

01/19/2015

San Francisco City Hall (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

Teens Seek To Lower San Francisco’s Voting Age To 16

Politically savvy teens in San Francisco are seeking to lower the city’s voting age to sixteen.

01/06/2015

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Elderly Man Attacked By Teens In Hercules Park

An elderly man was attacked and robbed by two teenage suspects while walking in a Hercules park Tuesday morning, according to police.

10/21/2014

Tabassum Yousuf (Fremont Police Dept.)

Fremont Woman Accused Of Providing Alcohol To Teens At House Party Before Deadly DUI Crash

A Fremont woman who police say provided alcohol to teenagers during a party at her house last year before a DUI wreck that killed a teenage passenger has been arrested, police said.

10/09/2014

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Teenage High School Football Players Arrested For Hazing Fellow Livermore Student

Two teenage football players at a Livermore high school were arrested after an alleged hazing incident involving another boy.

09/15/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

Dreamcatcher House

Oakland DreamCatcher Homeless Shelter For Teenagers Slated To Close As Landlord Seeks To Sell Property

The only place in Alameda County where homeless teenagers can find a bed to sleep at night is on the verge of closing if something doesn’t change fast.

08/08/2014

Image from a compilation video of 'fire challenges' shows a teenage girl after flammable fluid on her body was ignited. The fire was was quickly put out.  (Abdul/World Star Hip Hop)

Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’ Game Trends Among Teens On Social Media; South Bay Fire Officials Issue Warning

Santa Clara County health officials Friday warned of the dangers of a national trend called “The Fire Challenge” where teens voluntarily light themselves on fire and post videos of it on Facebook and other social media.

08/08/2014

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