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Damage at a Fremont school from one in a string of early morning fires being investigated as arson. (CBS)

String Of 3 Fremont Fires Investigated As Arson

Three one-alarm fires that burned in Fremont’s Warm Springs neighborhood early Monday morning appear to have been set intentionally, fire officials said.

03/10/2014

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Implicated In 2 More Sex Abuse Cases

Morgan Hill police have found evidence that a former YMCA child care worker may have sexually abused two more victims, bringing the total number of potential victims in the case to four, a police captain said Tuesday.

07/23/2013

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Worker Charged With Sex Crimes Against 2 Children

Morgan Hill police are investigating photos of children found on the cellphone of a former YMCA childcare aide charged Wednesday in connection with sex crimes related to two children, a police spokesman said.

07/17/2013

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Accused Of Sex Act With 6-Year-Old

A child care worker for the YMCA in Morgan Hill was arrested after a 6-year-old girl alleged that he forced her to engage in a sexual act last week, Morgan Hill police said.

07/16/2013

A protester from Occupy Oakland -the local offshoot of Occupy Wall Street- is arrested in Oakland on January 28, 2012. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy Oakland Protesters Sue; Claim Arrests Violated Civil Rights

Occupy Oakland protesters are suing the city and Alameda County, saying arrests last year violated their civil rights.

01/16/2013

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Best Pick-Up Basketball Courts in San Francisco

You don’t have to be the sharpest shooter in the Bay to join a pickup basketball game at these San Francisco locations. Just bring your will to compete, put on your game face and get ready for some fast action.

04/14/2012

Hamster

Boys Arrested In Santa Rosa School Vandalism, Hamster Torture

Five juveniles have been arrested in connection with a break-in at a school near Santa Rosa on Saturday in which classrooms were vandalized and a hamster was tortured and killed, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said Tuesday morning.

04/26/2011

Jefferson Award winner Cesar Cruz (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Paves Path For Oakland Gang Harmony

In a tough East Oakland neighborhood where gang violence has been a part of everyday life, there is hope. Old rivals have cooked up new friendships under the guidance of Cesar Cruz.

KPIX 5–04/06/2011

Homeless man in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tenderloin YMCA Being Rebuilt To House Chronically Homeless

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee showed off some of the good work emerging from the stimulus on Friday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/28/2011

Willard Pool in Berkeley Closes

BERKELEY, Calif. (KCBS)- Willard Pool on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley has been shut down due to budget issues. The closure comes as the city council renews city worker memberships at the YMCA.

07/06/2010